Natural History Week: Living in a Changing World

June 19, 2021 to June 26, 2021

Please note: Natural History Week has been postponed to June 19, 2021.

Join us for stimulating lectures and discussions about lobstering culture, the declining state of our oceans, Caribbean pirates, and how we Americans are divided into 11 cultural nations. Enjoy art projects, bird watching, sunsets and sunrises, games, music, stargazing, entertainment, marine lab, new friends and old, and rocking chairs on the porch.

Program Speaker

Colin Woodard is an award-winning author, journalist, a 2016 Pulitzer Prize finalist who received a 2012 George Polk Award for his investigative reporting. He is currently state and national affairs writer for the Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram, writes for Washington Monthly, and reviews books for the Washington Post. He will speak on topics involved in his six books. His first book published in 2000, “Ocean’s End: Travels Through Endangered Seas” is a landmark call to action as Colin confronts the environmental problem of our times: the fate of the oceans.

Minister of the Week

Larry Greer, Chaplain for Hospice of Southern Maine


Contact Registrar: Heather Saunders (