Date: Thursday, August 22, 2024
Time: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Castine Inn, 33 Main Street, Castine
Reservations: No reservations to attend in-person.
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The Castine Historical Society’s 2024 Annual Meeting and Program will be held on Thursday August 22, at 4 p.m. at The Castine Inn, 33 Main Street. The meeting is free and open to the public. Due to space constraints the in-person portion of the event is limited to 60 people. If unable to attend in person, watch the livestreamed event on our YouTube Channel.

People seated in a room for a meetingThe program begins with a brief business meeting. During this time attendees can learn more about the Historical Society’s yearly work in the area of exhibits, collection acquisitions, care of the buildings, fundraising, and finances.

Following the business meeting, staff will give a show and tell of new donations to the permanent collection. The event ends with a social hour.

2024 New Board Member Election

This year we are offering in-person, mail-in, or call-in voting options for current CHS members wishing to vote on the new board slate. Postcards will be mailed mid-July with voting instructions for those who will not be present at the Annual Meeting. Mail-in ballots must be postmarked no later than Friday, August 23rd. If you do not receive your postcard ballot please email us at or call us at 207-326-4118. You may also call in your vote to the CHS offices at 207-326-4118 prior to Thursday, August 22nd at noon. We are here to help!

The 2024 election includes three items. Please see each section below for information.

  1. Approve the 2024 new Board of Directors slate
  2. Approve the second term for two current board members
  3. Ratify the 2023 Annual Meeting minutes

2023 Annual Meeting Minutes Ratification

Read the 2023 Minutes.