7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Curtis Memorial Library, Morrell Meeting Room
23 Pleasant St
Brunswick, ME 04011
What: Midcoast Senior College’s “Summer Wisdom 2016”; Sponsored by Thornton Oaks Retirement Community, Brunswick
Where: Morrell Room of the Curtis Memorial Library, Brunswick
When: Wednesday evenings at 7:30 p.m., June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Each lecture and discussion lasts about 90 minutes.
Free and Open to the Public
Midcoast Senior College has planned another intellectually intriguing series of lectures for June 2016.
June 1 — “Early Voices on the Kennebec”
In the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries people from five nations of the world came to the region of Maine and struggled to dominate the area. Using the words of people from diverse cultures, the presenter will share this fascinating, convoluted and terrible story, the results of which still resonate today.
Bud Warren grew up in Bath, attended Yale and Tufts Universities, and taught for 25 years in Andover, Honolulu and at the Hyde School. He has been involved in maritime and regional history for many years. He led the effort to build a replica of the 1607 vessel Virginia and is president of the Tide Mill Institute.