Acadia Senior College


WWI and America

March 29, 2018

7:00 pm

Jesup Memorial Library

World War I and America – A Series of Exploration

Join the Jesup Memorial Library, Acadia Senior College, and the George Edwin Kirk American Legion Post 25 for "World War I and America," a series of eight programs in early 2018 about the first World War and its effects on America and our local MDI community. Also, from January through March, stop by the Jesup to see artifacts and documents pertaining to World War and other wars, donated for display by the George Edwin Kirk American Legion Post, and members of the MDI community. 

March 29 at 7:00 pm, "The Maine Homefront in World War I" with Maine State Historian, Earle G. Shettleworth, Jr.

This is all part of "World War I and America," a two-year national initiative of the Library of America presented in partnership with The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, the National World War I Museum and Memorial, and other organizations with generous support from The National Endowment for the Humanities. For more information on any of the programs in this series contact Melinda Rice, Program Director at the Jesup Memorial Library, at or at 207-288-4245.  

All programs are at the Jesup Memorial Library and are free to attend, though some do require advance registration.

WWI and America