Author to speak at Finnish-American Heritage Society
Charlie Heino, author of the recently published book "Cobblestones to Hot Top" will be the guest speaker at the monthly meeting of the Finnish-American Heritage Society of Maine on Sunday, Nov. 21, at 2 p.m. at the Finnish-American Heritage Center, 8 Maple Street, West Paris. A brief business meeting will be held prior to the program and a coffee social will close out the day. The public is welcome to attend.
Heino, of Finnish and Polish decent, was born in Rockland, Maine where he spent his childhood. He was educated at UMO and worked in many communities throughout the state as a teacher, principal, and superintendent. Following his retirement he served several terms as State Representative. Heino will have his memoir available for purchase and signing.