Explore the power of ideas

Using literature, history, philosophy, and culture, the MHC brings people together in conversation that crosses social, economic, and cultural barriers.

Browse our Programs

State Trooper with student in Rumford

Photo by Nick Waugh

In 2014, the MHC’s programs racked up the following stats:

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Library Programs

Let’s Talk About It

Location: Rice Public Library, Kittery

Library Programs

Let’s Talk About It

Location: Ocean Park Memorial Library, Ocean Park

Grants Program

Sid Emery Memorial Forum | James Harmon

Location: Alfred Shaker Museum, Alfred

Library Programs

‘Until Tuesday,’ Luis & Tuesday’s story

Location: Auburn Public Library, Auburn