Join us during the week of July 18-22 to celebrate Tremont’s own bestselling author Ruth Moore. All events will take place outside under our tent at 89 Bernard Rd, in Bernard. Call 207-244-3798 for more information.
Browse artwork created by local artists inspired by her themes and books and enjoy a private collection of original book cover and promotional artwork. Public reception on Monday, July 18 6-7 pm
Tremont Historical Society Discussion
Learn about Ella Kosten’s research on the economic and social themes Ruth Moore addressed in her writing and how present-day islanders are addressing these same issues nearly 80 years later. Ella is an intern working with the Tremont Historical Society. Tuesday, July 19 6-7pm
Community Read and Discussion
Join our Read Moore community read of “Dinosaur Bite” and join the discussion at our book club on Wednesday, July 20 6-7pm. Copies of the book can be borrowed from Bass Harbor Memorial Library and other MDI libraries.
Annual Birthday Celebration
Celebrate Ruth’s birthday with recitations of her work by Dennis Damon, music, cake, and refreshments. Share your favorite excerpts and learn about Ruth’s influence and legacy with friends, family, and other fans. Thursday, July 21 6-8pm