Dale Potter-Clark will be doing three historical presentations at Maranacook Adult and Community Education in the spring of 2017 as well:
1) Wednesday, March 15, 2017 6:30-8pm
TITLE: The Day Readfield Corner Burned NEW!!
Readfield Corner was once a bustling business center where groceries, shoes, clothing, millinery, hardware, carriages and even coffins and gravestones could be purchased. Readfield Telephone Company was also located at Readfield Corner as well as a hotel, tavern and livery. In this presentation you will learn more about this industrious village of long ago and about the day that it all changed forever.
2) Tuesday, April 25, 2017 6:30-8pm
TITLE: Was the Underground Railroad REALLY in Readfield? NEW!!
It has been proven that the Underground Railroad was in Winthrop, Farmington and Jay, so why not Readfield? In this presentation Dale will share some of the clues she has unearthed in researching old homes and 19th century Readfield that lead her to believe if, when and where it passed through town. She welcomes participants to bring and share their own clues and ideas. This promises to be an enlightening and fascinating evening!
3) Wednesday, May 31, 2017 6:30-8pm
TITLE: The Founders and Evolution of Summer Resorts & Kids Camps