Our 2019 Evening Programs
(Admission to all our monthly programs is by Donation)
Saturday, May 4, 7 PM The Barn at Acadia's Oceanside Meadows Inn, ProspectHarbor:
THE STEAMER QUEEN VICTORIA and CANADA’S “LIBERTY BELL
Presented by John Langley, author, Baddeck NS.
A new perspective by a Canadian author of a book on the ship and the bell.
Monday, June 3, 7 PM Young-Webber Hall at GHS Headquarters:
HISTORY OF TAUNTON BAY-- ITS SHIPPING, MINING, DIVING WORK
Presented by John & Marlene Daley, Sullivan authors.
Explorations and discoveries on this waterway, above and below the surface.
Monday, July 8, 7 PM Old Town House Museum:
BUILDING COMMUNITY THROUGH THE ARTS -- SCHOODIC ARTS FOR ALL: 1998-2018
Presented by Mary Laury, Executive Director, Schoodic Arts for All.
A history of this influential community arts organization from its Executive Director.
Monday, August 5, 7 PM Old Town House Museum:
CLOSE TO HOME: THE MAINE WRITINGS OF MARY ELLEN CHASE
Presented by Rev. Charles Austin Joy, GHS lecturer.
How a prolific Maine author created penetrating portraits of local coastal families.
Monday, October 7, 7 PM Young-Webber Hall at GHS Headquarters:
A HISTORY OF THE BOSTON POST CANE IN NEW ENGLAND
Presented by Larry Peterson, GHS President.
Find the oldest resident of your town and present them with a fancy gold-topped cane. The story behind this particularly Yankee tradition, very much alive and well in Gouldsboro!