Wiscasset Newspaper Advances Darling Marine Center Open House

Wiscasset Newspaper published a news release from the University of Maine’s Darling Marine Center announcing an open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 8. The event marks the 50th anniversary of the Walpole center. Research laboratories will be open, oceanographic equipment and scuba gear will be on exhibit, and scientists will be on hand to answer questions. There also will be a children’s tent and touch tank, a low-tide walk along the waterfront, a historical slide show, and activities for visitors of all ages.