Lovell Historical Society


Post Office Box 166

Lovell, Maine 04051

(207) 925-3234



2018 Calendar of Events

SUMMER FAIR
Sunday, July 22nd
10am to 3pm

The Historical Society will host a Summer Fair at the Kimball-Stanford House from 10-3. Antique dealers and craftsmen will be on site and at 11am there will be a fast-paced live auction at 11am. Beginning at noon, the musical group Alternate Ending will be performing in the barn. There will be grilled food, sandwiches, a pizza oven, and desserts, including ice cream. There will also be a display of antique cars and a chance to win one of three raffle items.

AUCTION ITEMS*
200 Gallons of Heating Oil from Molloy Energy
Steamboat Cruise for 4 on Kezar Lake (refreshments included)
Dinner for 4 at Severance Lodge
Empire style Bureau circa 1850
2018 Private 6 course Beer Dinner and Cellar Tour for 4 at Ebenezer’s Restaurant & Pub
Dinner for 4 at Oxford House Inn;
2 Adult Lift Tickets at Shawnee Peak;
Pair of Hand-Painted Walking Sticks;
2 Twin Size Brass Bed Frames circa 1880;
10 Rounds of Golf at Bridgton Highlands Country Club;
Double Size Jenny Lind Bed Frame circa 1875;
Dinner & Show for 4 at Quisisana;
Kezar Lake Marina’s Day Rental of a Pontoon Boat;
Rustic Kitchen Cabinet from Log Cabin
Bucket of Balls (for the driving range) and Dinner for 2 at the Old Saco Inn;
Harvest Gold’s Sterling Silver “Perfectly Puddled Wave” Bracelet;
2 Framed 2017 Patriots Superbowl Prints;
Decorative Loon Sign Bracket by Rod Iron Designs;
4 Tickets to the Paula Cole Show on Nov. 17th at the Stone Mountain Art Center;
Cord of Firewood from Khiel Firewood.

*If you are unable to attend and would like to bid on an item, just let the Society know. We will find someone to bid for you, with a “not to exceed” limit. Call 207-925-3234 or email lovellhistoricalsociety@gmail.com

RAFFLE ITEMS
$100 Gift Certificate for Rosie’s Lovell Village Store donated by Tom & Rose McKenzie;
$100 gift certificate for Lovell Hardware donated by Robbie & Crystal Drew;
Limited Edition Reprint of a 1915 Map of Kezar Lake.

 

DINNER AT THE GARCELON MANSION
Monday, July 30th
6pm

 Hosted by Neale & Louisa Attenborough and Family. A catered dinner at their restored Lake Kezar home, once owned by the Garcelon Family. Limited seating. Reservations necessary. $125 per person

Lovell Barn Tour
Sunday, August 12th
1pm – 4pm

A tour of eight of Lovell’s finest barns. After all tours have concluded, refreshments will be served beginning at 4pm. Sign-in at the Kimball-Stanford House beginning at 11am. Participation limited to 200 people.

Fall Harvest
Sunday, October 14th
1pm – 4pm

A free family event at the Lovell Historical Society’s Kimball-Stanford House. There will be a cider press demonstration, free refreshments, a large harvest bake sale, petting zoo, free pumpkin painting and craft activities, and musical entertainment. The fiber arts museum will also be open with spinners and weavers displaying their craft.

Christmas Open House
Sunday, December 16th
1pm – 4pm

The Kimball-Stanford House will be decorated for the holidays and the museum exhibit will be open. An assortment of “goodies” will be offered in the Bakeshop along with a Hospitality Table with free food, punch and tea or coffee. Additionally, there will be a chance to win one of three raffle items.

Business Meetings

Tuesday, April 18th 2pm
Tuesday, August 15th 2pm
Tuesday, October 17th 2pm
Tuesday, December 12th 2pm