HANCOCK — Shenna Bellows, the executive director of the Maine Civil Liberties Union, will be addressing the Historical Society of the town of Hancock on Friday, Sept. 11, at the Hancock Community Center at 7:30 p.m.
Bellows grew up in Hancock and will be speaking about her family history in the town, as well as some of her adventures with the MCLU. As a student at Ellsworth High School, in 1992, she spent five months in Brazil in the AFS program.
She graduated from Middlebury College in Vermont, where she studied international politics and economics. In 1997, she was a Peace Corps volunteer in Panama. She also spent time in Costa Rica, and for two years she took a position with the ACLU in Washington, D.C.
The program is free and open to the public.
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