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Communicating Maine: Maine Women Authors Of The 1950’S

July 14, 2016 @ 8:00 am - August 16, 2016 @ 5:00 pm


At Waldo County libraries throughout the month of August
Admission free.

Penobscot Marine Museum is collaborating with Waldo County libraries offering book discussions for the month of August on Maine Women Authors of the 1950s and how they communicate Maine’s sense of place. Each library will focus on a specific author to read and discuss.

Book Discussions: 5 Authors, 5 Libraries

July 14th, 6:00pm at Searsmont Town Library: Contentment Cove by Miriam Colwell
July 21, 6:00pm at Winterport Memorial Library: The Day Before Winter by Elisabeth Ogilvie
August 3rd, 7:00pm at Lincolnville Community Library: Selections by Louise Dickinson Rich
August 11th, 7:00 at Carver Memorial Library: Windswept by Mary Ellen Chase
August 16th, 6:30pm at Belfast Free Library: Spoonhandle by Ruth Moore

For more information on these book discussions, please contact Carver Memorial Library 207-548-2303,


July 14, 2016 @ 8:00 am
August 16, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
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Waldo County Libraries


Penobscot Marine Museum