Members of the George Edwin Kirk American Legion Post 25 will share the story of George Kirk at the Jesup Memorial Library on Saturday, Jan. 13 at p.m. The will talk about Kirk's life and World War I service, and how he came to be the namesake of Bar Harbor's American Legion post. Kirk was a 1912 graduate of the Bar Harbor High School and died at a European field hospital in 1918. Some World War I-era documents and artifacts will also be on display.
Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert St., Bar Harbor, ME 04609