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The general public is invited to attend all programs.

Spring Meeting:
17 May 2014

Hosted by: Starks Historical Society
Starks, Somerset Co.


Summer Program:
26 July 2014
Hosted by:  Friends of Evergreen Cemetery
Portland, Cumberland Co.


Fall Meeting:
27 September 2014
Hosted by:

MOCA Spring Program

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Starks, Somerset Co., Maine

Hosted by Starks Historical Society

Starks Community Center – 57 Anson Road, Starks, ME

                          **   EVERYONE WELCOME  **

8:30–9:10           Registration                $3.00 per person at the door

                            Coffee & Snacks provided by SEEdS

                           Starks Enrichment and Education Society

8:30 until lunch   Exhibits, Displays, Your Cemetery Project

  If you are involved with or know of a cemetery project and wish to share the 

  information with others, please bring a display board, photos, or other related material.

9:10–9:15           Welcome            Cheryl Willis Patten, MOCA President

9:15–9:45           Our Town           Comments by Ernest Hilton, President &/or 

                           Paul Frederic, Vice-President, of Starks Historical Society

9:45-10:15        Grave Matters in Starks: Cemeteries”

                            Cheryl Willis Patten, Starks Historical Society

10:15-10:30        Brief break

10:30–11:15       MOCA Business Meeting (all welcome to attend)                      

11:15 -12:00       “Mapping of Historic Cemeteries Using Ground Penetrating Radar”

                           Michael V. Scully, C. G., Vice President, Northeast Geophysical Services            

12:00–1:00        Lunch provided by SEEdS                     Cost: $7.00

                           RESERVATIONS REQUIRED: prior to May 2, 2014       

                           (pay at the door)   Contact: Cheryl Willis Patten,  (subject line LUNCH) 

                          or write to 1161 East Pond Road, Smithfield, ME 04978 (no phone messages) 

                                Specify for whom you are reserving lunch.
Lasagna, veggie lasagna (with white sauce), salad, garlic bread, cookies, tea, coffee, lemonade, water.

1:00–whenever    Demonstration of Ground Penetrating Radar Technology

                             Cemetery visits

2:00                     During cemetery visits-door prize drawing (must be present to win)