February 22, 2020
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YWCA MDI showing all nine hours of ‘Roots’ this vacation week, Feb. 17-21

Community Author: YWCA Mount Desert Island
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BAR HARBOR — February is Black History Month!  This school vacation week, Feb. 17-21, YWCA MDI will show all nine hours of the original, ground-breaking television series based on Alex Haley’s Pulitzer Prize-winning book.  The story follows Haley’s family history from ancestor Kunta Kinte’s enslavement to the liberation of his descendants.  Show time is 1-3 p.m.  Admission is free, children must be accompanied by an adult. YWCA MDI is at 36 Mount Desert St. in Bar Harbor. For more information please call 207-288-5008.