Concert: Fire in the Commons on Fri., March 9

Fire in the Commons employs a mix of strong vocals accompanied by powerful instrumentation on guitar, bones, conchs and drums to play music that inspires people to act. Join the band for a concert at the Jesup Memorial Library on Friday, March 9 at 7 p.m. at the Jesup Memorial Library.

This intergenerational group plays original songs that aim to bridge cultures and build community. Based in Downeast Maine, Fire in the Commons perform in concerts, rallies, churches and wherever else people gather to work for solidarity, freedom, peace, safeguarding the commons or simply lifting spirits. Their lyrics deal with topics like climate change, war, peace, diversity, immigration, consumerism, hope, community building and ecological stewardship.

This concert is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the Jesup at 207-288-4245 or