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Maine's Schooner "Mary Day" to Host 50 Year Anniversary Celebration at Camden Windjammer Festival

Maine's Schooner "Mary Day" to Host 50 Year Anniversary Celebration at Camden Windjammer Festival

CAMDEN, Maine - Maine schooner Mary Day of Camden is celebrating 50 years since her first launch and of taking passengers sailing along the coast of Maine. Captains Barry King and Jennifer Martin will host the celebration on Sunday, September 2, from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the Mary Day dock in Camden. Local music and complimentary refreshments will be available for attendees. Captains King and Martin will also unveil a surprise fiftieth anniversary present for their vessel.

Swan Lake State Park to Hold Annual Family Fun Day

Swan Lake State Park to Hold Annual Family Fun Day

Swan Lake State Park in Swanville, managed by the Maine Bureau of Parks and Lands, under the Maine Department of Conservation, is holding its fifth annual family celebration this Sunday. If the weather is right, numerous local and statewide visitors will show up to enjoy all the entertainment, children’s activities, a celebrity visit by Smokey Bear and the Shriner Clowns, and picnic food.

Park Manager Corie Dimmitt has seen Family Fun Day attendance grow, with more than 700 people visiting last year on event day. Interested people from all over Maine begin to ask about the event as soon as the park opens each spring, the park manager said.

“They like it because it’s something in the local community,” Dimmitt said.