"Hard Working Maine" is the title of the MHS's new Reading and Discussion Program. The programs will run monthly with 4 sessions from Thurs., Feb. 18 - Thurs., May 20, 2010.
For more information and to see a list of their chosen titles: click here
Monday, December 28, 2009
Wednesday, December 16, 2009
Eight communities making up the Island Readers and Writers group choose Call of the Wild by Jack London for their 2010 Big Read.
Adventures of a dog named Buck who becomes leader of a wolf pack in the Klondike gold fields.
The following 8 communities are hosting book discussions and activities centered around this book:
Town of Mt. Desert
Isle au Haut
The Big Read is sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts along with the Institute of Museum and Library Services and Arts Midwest. Check their website for more information:
Wednesday, December 9, 2009
The Help by Kathryn Stockett
-3 very different woman join together in 60's Mississipi to change a town
The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells
-science fiction novel depicting an alien invasion of Victorian England
The book group has been meeting since August 2004.
Find more of their book selections at:
Thursday, December 3, 2009
Is out today along with their 100 Notable Books of 2009 list at: