Bethel Historical Society, Ski Museum of Maine partner on Sunday River exhibit

BETHEL — The Ski Museum of Maine’s Oxford County Committee is mounting an exhibit at the museums of the Bethel Historical Society to celebrate the founding of Sunday River Ski Resort the winter of 1959-60.
The exhibit opens at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 29, in the Valentine Gallery at MBHS Robinson House in Bethel. The exhibit will is free and open to the public from 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday once it opens through the winter season by appointment.
The 60th anniversary exhibit features photos from Sunday River’s first season, trail maps, large panels outlining the ski area’s development, artifacts and memorabilia.
The exhibit has been made possible through founders Avery and Mary Angevine, Howard and Ginny Cole, Paul and Jean Kailey, Addison and Emily Saunders, Mike and Connie Thurston, and Jack and Margaret Trinward. For a tour of the exhibit call 207-824-2908.