1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Schooner Cove Retirement Community
35 Schooner Street
Peggy Konitzky, author of Midcoast Maine in World War II, will talk about what life was like here at home during the war years. Hear stories and see vivid photographs about how ordinary people took worry about loved ones, rationing, price controls, civilian defense drills, food shortages, blackouts and more in their stride and added the new burdens of war, work and volunteering to their already busy lives. Presentation to take place in the Schooner Cove library. (207) 563-5523. Free and open to the public.