Programs & Events

Sign up for the History Room Email List to learn about upcoming programs and events via occasional emails.

Town History Series

The Town History series takes place annually in January and February, bringing our member communities together with a series presentations from local historical societies.

Recordings are available to check out from the library’s DVD collection! Browse past presentations here.

History Room Live & Coffee Hour

History Room Live is a monthly Zoom session where community members present about local history and genealogy.

History Room Coffee Hour is a monthly Zoom session where our patrons get together to chat about topics in local history and genealogy.

Check our calendar for upcoming events, or sign up for the History Room Live email list!

Past sessions are available to watch on our YouTube channel.

How’s Your Week Going? COVID-19 Story Archive

Whether you live, work, or feel at home in Sagadahoc County, you’re invited to tell us a story about how the COVID-19 epidemic is affecting you and your community. The History Room will preserve your story for future generations of historians, genealogists, and library patrons who want to understand how local people experienced this historic moment.

Learn more and share your story.


History Room Hours & Staff


Monday-Thursday 12 PM – 4 PM

Saturday 12 PM – 4 PM (Fall, Winter, Spring), 10 AM – 1 PM (Summer, Memorial Day – Labor Day)

Closed Fridays.


207-443-5141 x 1018

Mary Kate Kwasnik, Archivist & Special Collections Librarian

Jack Martin, Reference Librarian

Video Tour of the History Room


Photo Gallery

History Room Photo Gallery