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Sarah Holland at the FBSP table. © Jym St. Pierre

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Executive Director Aaron Megquier welcomes this year’s participants. © Jym St. Pierre


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We have a winner


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Out-going Treasurer Al Howlett reviews our robust financial status. © Jym St. Pierre


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Historian Howard Whitcomb reveals the mystery of the missing plaque at Thoreau’s Spring © Jym St. Pierre


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2014 Attendees © Jym St. Pierre


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BSP Naturalist Jean Hoekwater reviews current science studies in the Park

ANNUAL MEETING

Each spring Friends of Baxter State Park holds a gathering to celebrate accomplishments, enjoy presentations, eat scrumptious food, meet new Friends, find out the latest developments, and share our experiences in the Park with each other.

Here are some highlights from the 2014 Annual Meeting

We have Winners!  Earlier this year we announced that those who renewed or joined before April 1 were eligible for this raffle to win these prizes.  We drew the winner’s names at the Annual Meeting. Here are the winners:

First Prize: Paul & Darby Sabin from Wilton, Maine won a full day of sailing on the sloop rigged catamaran Moxie Cat with Captain Richard Klain.  Includes picnic lunch. 
Second Prize: Diane Clay & Joel Packer from Litchfield, Maine won a two nights on Bell’s Island, in Lunenburg County on Nova Scotia’s beautiful South Shore, in a yurt with coffee on the deck at sunrise, home cooked meals, coastal hikes, museums, and beaches.
Third Prize: Don Stratton from Augusta, Maine
Passport to Maine State Parks and Public Lands and Historic Places in tote bag including maps, field guides, the latest DeLorme Maine Atlas and Gazetteer plus some other surprises.

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Henry Beeuwekes receives President’s Award from Charlie Jacobi.
© Jym St. Pierre


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Nate Skvorak shares his experience in the 2014 Maine
Youth Wilderness Leadership Program. © Jym St. Pierre


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BSP Director Jensen Bissell reviews state of infrastructure, culverts,
and bridges in the Park. © Jym St. Pierre


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Out-going Treasure Al Howlett and Vice President Anne Huntington
(and chef extraordinaire) receive awards
for their outstanding service on
the Board. © Jym St. Pierre