On Thursdays, throughout July and August, David Rockwell, nephew of Andrew Wyeth will share with visitors his recollections of his uncle Andrew Wyeth, the Olsons, and summers in Cushing. These informal conversations will take place at 2 p.m.
Rockwell, whose father Dudley regaled visotors to the Olson House for years, has a B.S. in Education and a MA in History from Emporia State University, as well as a Certificate of Advanced Studies from Wesleyan University in Connecticut. He has been teaching at Suffield Academy in Suffield, Connecticut, for 49 years and currently teaches Environmental/Political and Educational Philosophy, as well as Native American Studies. He chaired the History Department there for 25 years and is presently the Chair of the Leadership Department.