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Mon, Nov 20


Parsons Memorial Library

Bite-Sized History

A Lunch and Learn speaker series with the Alfred Historical Committee

Bite-Sized History
Bite-Sized History

Time & Location

Nov 20, 2023, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Parsons Memorial Library, 27 Saco Rd, Alfred, ME 04002, USA

About the event

Mondays 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

November 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th

Hear about Alfred history from Bruce Tucker, followed by casual discussion of the topic over a mid-day meal.

Bring your curiousity and a bag lunch, PML will provide hot and cold beverages and dessert!

(The historical presentation will be downstairs in the Community Room for the first half hour.

Lunch in the Reading Room upstairs will follow. Please join us for either or both portions of the program!)

Monday, November 6th

Andy Roberts: an Alfred boy

America’s first train robber & best counterfeiter

Monday, November 13th

Native American Deeds of York County and the Great Proprietors

Monday, November 20th

Pauper Graves in Evergreen: Alfred’s poorest souls and the Poor Farm

Monday, November 27th

Thomas Keeler: a local merchant buying votes “at the tap”

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Depending on the severity of the storm predicted for Saturday, 9/16, the Library may be closed.

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