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April 27, 2014

Grant Funded Program

The Thinking Heart: the Life and Loves of Etty Hillesum

The Thinking Heart is is based on the luminous journal and letters of Etty Hillesum, a Dutch woman who died in Auschwitz-Birkenau on November 30, 1943, at the age of 29. Admission is free.

Location and time: Camden Public Library, 2:00 pm.
April 28, 2014

Local and Legendary: Maine in the Civil War

Belfast in the Civil War Film Screening & Discussion

Showing and discussion of the 30 minute MPBN film, Sixteenth Maine at Gettysburg.

Location and Time: Belfast Free Library, Abbott Room, 6:30-7:30 pm
Contact: Betsy Paradis, Belfast Free Library 338-3884
April 28, 2014

Let's Talk About It

Site: Maine State Library

Time: 1:00-3:00 pm

Series: Invisible New England: The Real New England?

This Session: Like Lesser Gods


April 29, 2014

Let's Talk About It

Site: Windham Public Library

Time: N/A

Series: Making a Living: Making a Life (Books only)

This Session: Working


April 29, 2014

Let's Talk About It

Site: Witherle Memorial Library

Time: 7:00-9:00 pm

Series: Refreshing the Whodunit

This Session: Murder at the Nightwood Bar


April 30, 2014

What it Means to be a Mainer

Maine at Work: Lewiston

Location and Time: Museum L-A, Lewiston, 7:00 pm
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