April 15, 2015
KENNEBUNK, MAINE – Biddeford Savings has joined with the Brick Store Museum in Kennebunk to invite its customers to visit the museum for free during the month of May. Banking customers visiting the museum only need to show their credit or debit card to receive free admission as part of the BSM on Us program.
“We are so proud to welcome customers of Biddeford Savings to the museum,” said museum director Cynthia Walker. “History and art must be shared by all of us. The bank’s commitment to our helping our local community is superb, and we couldn’t be more excited that new audiences can attend the museum because of what Biddeford Savings is offering to its customers.”
“As a community bank, we are pleased to partner with the Brick Store Museum and celebrate the rich cultural history of our community”, stated Betsy Boudreau, Marketing Officer at Biddeford Savings. “Our support of this program reflects our commitment to give back to the communities we serve and creates opportunities to attract new visitors to the museum where they can experience local history, art and culture.”
Biddeford Savings customers (and all visitors) can expect to find exciting exhibitions this month: Visual Storytelling: Celebrating Maine Illustrators, Memory in Black & White: Turn of the Century Photographs of Albion Moody (part of the Maine Photo Project), and Kennebunk History in 50 Objects are all on view during the month of May, and are running through September.
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The Brick Store Museum is located at 117 Main Street in Kennebunk’s historic district. For 76 years, the Museum has been dedicated to preserving and exhibiting the region’s rich cultural and artistic heritage. Its galleries and research archives are open to the public year-round: Tuesdays – Fridays, 10 – 4:30 and Saturdays, 10 – 1. Museum admission is $7.50 for adults, $6 for seniors, and $20 for families. Saturdays are half price for families! Visit www.brickstoremuseum.org or call 207-985-4802 for further information.