PHOTO BY ROBERT LEVIN

MDI YWCA celebrates a century of service



PHOTO BY ROBERT LEVIN

Mount Desert Island YWCA executive director Jackie Davidson displays a photo of Emma Baker Kennedy, a Bar Harbor summer resident who, in 1911, provided $50,000 for construction of the group’s Mount Desert Street headquarters.

BAR HARBOR — Mount Desert Island YWCA patrons, board members, residents and officials are celebrating the organization’s 100th anniversary with an open house on Monday, Aug. 5 from 4 to 6 p.m.

Tours will be offered and historical documents and photos put on display.

The YWCA is holding a raffle in conjunction with the 100th anniversary celebration and items will be available for preview at the open house. The raffle drawing will by on Monday, Aug. 12.

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