Friends of Merrymeeting Bay

2011-2012 Speaker Series


All talks at 7:00 p.m.
Location: Curtis Memorial Library, Brunswick unless noted.

October 12 Smart Meters: The Big Lie
The Smart Meter Safety Coalition
•Bowdoinham Town Office•
November 9 9,000 Years Ago in Dresden
Arthur Spiess, Maine Historic Preservation Commission
•Bridge Academy, Dresden
December 14 Col. John Allan, 1746-1805, Maine’s Unsung Hero
Chris Groden, Historian
 •Bath City Hall Auditorium•
January 11 Notes on a Lost Flute
Kerry Hardy, Ecologist, Linguist, Author
FOMB Annual Meeting & Potluck: 6:00, Public Welcome
•Cram Alumni House, Bowdoin College•
February 7

Birds, Bats & Blades-Wind Turbines & Wildlife
Steve Pelletier, Wildlife Ecologist, Stantec

March 13 Steamboating on the Sasanoa-Bath to Boothbay
Charlie Ipcar, Nautical Historian, Musician
April 10 Tails of the Kennebec & Sebasticook
Nate Gray, Fisheries Restoration Biologist, DMR
May 8 Direct-Action on the High Seas!*
Capt. Paul Watson, Director, Sea Shepard Conservation Society
•Maine Maritime Museum, Bath•


Sponsored by: Friends of Merrymeeting Bay
With support & door prizes from: Patagonia, Inc.-Freeport
Contact Ed Friedman at 666-3372 or for more information.
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