|Above is part of the group on our final History Walk of 2013 on November 22nd. |
Readfield History Walks will resume in the spring.
Read below for some (indoor) winter 2014 offerings.
This winter we will be offering three sessions at Maranacook Adult and Community Education on the following Wednesday evenings 6:30-8:00pm:
Readfield History Walks are offered regularly throughout the year. Co-leaders Dale Potter Clark and Milt Wright will share pictures and information about the first sixteen treks. This pictorial tour will include the History Walks that were done on private property as well as on Readfield’s public trails and lands.
2. March 12th 6:30-8:00pm
19th century Readfield had four distinct centers that included industries, churches, schools, hotels and farms; after 1850 lakeside resorts and camps began to emerge. Readfield is known as the home of four Maine governors but there is much more to tell. Participants will learn about the climate in 19th century Readfield and the lifestyles of her people 1850-1900.
3. April 9th 6:30-8:00pm
Register through Maranacook Adult and Community Education. $10 registration fee will be donated to Readfield Historical Society and Readfield Union Meeting House.