A very scary incident, that could have had a terrible outcome, was avoided this week (Dec. 16) at the Maine State Museum in Augusta. All thanks to a quick thinking receptionist.
The Capitol Police say the quick-thinking employee stopped an attempted abduction of a 2-year-old girl, whose grandmother had turned her back while hanging up coats...
The Maine State Museum is hosting Donn Fendler for a special exhibit remembering his survival after nine days alone on Mount Katahdin at age 12 in 1939. He will be signing copies of the book ‘Lost on a Mountain in Maine.’
Right out of the blue this afternoon, Alexis asked if we could go to the Maine State Museum. Wow! Her request took me aback. We haven't been for a while, but this question came from a girl who received some birthday money last week and it's been burning a whole in her pocket.
Bug Maine-ia will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 11, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Maine State Museum, State St., Augusta. Entomologists, environmental educators, foresters, and others will guide visitors of all ages through the tiny world of insects and show how these creatures affect our lives in many surprising ways. Admission is free of charge all day.