A national award-winning reading and discussion program for health care professionals.
MHC's Veterans Program offers book groups and related programs to Veterans.
Challenge yourself with MHC’s content-rich professional development opportunities.
New Books, New Readers puts books in the hands of reluctant adult readers and encourages them to find the joy in reading.
A national reading-writing contest offered by the Center for the Book in the Library of Congress--get your students involved!
Four shows, four themes, and one philosophy professor to get us talking.
Create, plan, run, and evaluate a humanities-based program or event within your community.
Explore the place where science, art, and the humanities meet.
A foreign policy speakers series, offered free of charge to public Maine libraries.
In 2013-14, the MHC gave out $107,938.75 in grant funding.
Here’s how the numbers played out.
Maine towns received grants
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Featured news & announcements
Dec 17, 2014
Hugh was at the Washington County Community College Library! We’re going to take a break for the holidays, but look for the next mystery site in January! For a hint on future sites, take a look at this map of all the participating libraries. Facebook Twitter hashtag #HughManatees Instagram Pinterest... read more
Dec 19, 2014
The MHC recently had a grant meeting, and the following grants were approved: Major Grants Maine is Home Profile Project $7,500 to Welcoming Maine, Portland Through the “Maine Is Home” profile project, Welcoming Maine will create five multimedia profile stories that will highlight positive cross-cultural relationships in the... read more
Dec 12, 2014
Joyce Hedlund is a member of the Maine Humanities Council Board of Directors Originally published in the Bangor Daily News on December 12, 2014. BANGOR, Maine — The former president of Washington County Community College will take the reins as president of the University of Maine at Machias on... read more
Dec 9, 2014
This article appeared on CentralMaine.com on December 5, 2014. AUGUSTA — Maine actor, producer and playwright David Greenham brings his stage to the Maine State Museum, 230 State St., at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 11, for a one-man show “Maine at Work.” The performance is free of charge,... read more