Summer Luncheon

Save the Date

Summer Luncheon
Colby College Museum of Art

July 14, 2018

Honoring the artist Rackstraw Downes
with the Colby Museum’s 2018 Cummings Award for Artistic Excellence
and celebrating the exhibitions
Self and Society: The Norma Boom Marin Collection of German Expressionist Prints
Modern Wonder: The John Marin Collection
City of Ambition: Photography of the Collection
Contemporary Highlights
and On the Farm: Weathervanes from a Distinguished New England Collection

This signature ticketed summer event brings together Colby College alumni, parents, and friends to celebrate the Museum and provide critical support for its public programs and exhibitions.

Sponsor   Tickets   Donation


10:30 am
Given Auditorium
Conversation with artist Rackstraw Downes

Colby Lawn

2 pm
Colby Museum
Dessert reception and exhibition viewing


Community Day
Colby College Museum of Art
July 15, 2018 at noon

Friends and family are invited to celebrate the summer exhibitions with free indoor and outdoor activities, live music by Gent Treadly, food trucks, and more.

Music for the Community Day is sponsored by Paul J. Schupf LL.D.’06.


Questions? Contact Director of Museum Development Liz Menard | 207-859-4367

2018 Summer Luncheon Sponsors and Supporters

As of June 15, 2018

Summer Luncheon Sponsors


Barbara and Ted Alfond P’92, GP’21, ’22, ’22
Whitney Dayton Brunet ’01 and Christian Brunet ’01
Alene Gelbard P’03 and Robert S. Gelbard ’64, LL.D.’02, P’03
Hilary Barnes Hoopes ’89, P’20 and Robert Hoopes ’89, P’20
Karen Linde Packman ’88, P’21 and Jeff Packman ’88, P’21
Paul J. Schupf LL.D.’06


Jim Crawford ’64, LL.D.’05 and Mary Crawford
Hemenway Trust Company LLC


Sharon Corwin and Martin Kelly
The Ffrench Family
Galerie Lelong & Co.
Patricia La Valley and Geoff Hargadon
Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors
John Pelosi P’19 and Susan Pelosi P’19
Susan Schulman
Carol Winthrop P’12 and Rob Winthrop P’12
Kayla Zemsky ’09 and Michael Myers


Thomas Colville
Dorothy Eisengart and Marvin Eisengart
Bob Macdonald ’87 and Cynthia Macdonald
Clement McGillicuddy and Linda McGillicuddy
Annette Hanzer Pfau ’86, P’21
Jane Phillips ’01 and Jack Phillips ’01
Bill Ryan P’00, GP’16, ’18 and Peggy Ryan P’00, GP’16, ’18
Katharine J. Watson


Ticket Supporters

Jacob Billiar ’13
Kathy L. Castonguay ’71
Tom Cattell
Daphne Cummings P’90
Bruce C. Drouin ’74 and Janet L. Hansen ’75
Alice Levi Duncan
Annette and Robert Elowitch
Lewis and Ellie Estabrooks
Judith Falk
Debra J. Force
Christopher Gaillard ’90
Julia Lo ’14
Lance and Patricia Mahaney
Suzette McAvoy
Wendy Miller
Thomas ’65, P’93  and Nancy Morrione ’65, P’93
Jonathan Murphy ’79
Laura Keeler Pierce ’07 and Vassar Pierce
Edward T. Pollack
Yael Reinharz, Surf Point Foundation
Gina Sawin P’15, ’18 and Charles Gauvin P’15, ’18
Tobi Leanna Schneider P’03 and Steven Neumeister
Anne Szostak ’72 and Michael Szostak ’72
Nicole A. Vanasse P’19 and James Guerra P’19
Dudley Zopp


Summer Luncheon Contributions

Millard F. Coffin, PhD
William H. Cotter LL.D.’00 and Linda K. Cotter LL.D.’00
Kate Haw
Robin King ’83 and Jack Gondela
John Lyons ’85 and Susannah Gray
Ken Shure and Liv Rockefeller
Deborah B. Thurston P’16 and James C. Thurston P’16
Francis H. Williams GP’21 and Keris Salmon

Hotel Accommodations

The Colby College Museum of Art has reserved a block of hotel rooms at the Hampton Inn in Augusta, ME and the Best Western in Waterville, ME.

To make arrangements at the Hampton Inn in August, call 207-622-4077 and ask for the Colby College Group Block Rate.

To make arrangements at the Best Western in Waterville, call 207-873-0111 or 1-800-785-0111 and ask for the Colby College Group Block Rate.