Holiday Open House

As part of the Festival of Lights on Saturday, November 30, the Rockland Historical Society invites you to a Holiday Open House from 10 am to 2 pm, at the Historical Society on the lower level of the Rockland Public Library. Come see the Christmas lights and the Christmas tree donated by Maritime Energy and […]

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John Bird Launches His New History of Rockland

The Rockland Historical Society is celebrating author John Bird’s much-anticipated book ‘Rockland, Maine: Rise and Renewal’ Sunday, Oct. 6, at 2 p.m. at the Congregational Church, 180 Limerock St. The Historical Society is publishing 500 copies in its first printing, cost $54.95. The book is more than 500 pages long with numerous illustrations and sidebar […]

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Deanna Bonner-Ganter: Following the Trail of Kosti Ruohomaa

Curator and author Deanna Bonner-Ganter will give a program about her many years researching the life and work of nationally known photojournalist Kosti Ruohomaa, at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, May 28, in the Community Room of the Rockland Public Library. Following her presentation, Deanna will sign books, and there will be refreshments in the Museum […]

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