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“The Fire of ’47” Film Screening

October 23, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The worst night of the Fire of 1947 was October 23, now 70 years later learn more about the fire that devastated MDI. The Bar Harbor Historical Society’s “Fire of ‘47” film will be screened at the Jesup Memorial Library on Monday, Oct. 23 at 7 p.m. The film, which premiered to sellout crowds at the Criterion Theatre, features interviews with 20 community members who recount their memories of the fire along with archival footage & photographs. Peter Logue of Southwest Harbor directed the film.

This event is free and open to the public. The doors open at 6 p.m. and seating is first come, first served and is limited to the first 125 people and there is no reserved seating. For more information contact the Jesup at 207-288-4245 or kchagnon@jesuplibrary.org.


October 23, 2017
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Jesup Memorial Library
34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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(207) 288-4245


Jesup Memorial Library
(207) 288-4245