The Art of Donald Gilman Bennett

The artist’s grandparents, Edward and Minnie Bennett. Pastel. 1950.

Winter 2020-2021

On Saturday, December 5th, from 1:00 to 5:00 pm, the Museums of the Bethel Historical Society will open a new exhibit in the Philip and Mary Chadbourne Room at the Robinson House featuring the art of past MBHS president, creator of “The Bethel Journals” website, and Bethel historian par excellence, Donald Gilman Bennett. Featured in this exhibit are paintings in oil, pastel, watercolor, and other media, as well as sketches and photographs from Mr. Bennett’s private collection. Please stop by — with masks on, of course — to enjoy this colorful and uplifting display. This exhibit will be on view through spring 2021 whenever the “Open” flag at Robinson House (10 Broad St.) is out. FMI: 207-824-2908