Talk: Cheese Making in Monroe

Community Happenings
Feb 12, 2019
6:00 PM
The aging room of Monroe Cheese Factory, sometime in the 1920s.

Belfast Free Library Abbott Room,106 High St. Eric Rector of Monroe discusses “The History of Cheese in Maine.” Free. Rector has been making cheese commercially since 2006; he recently researched the history of cheese making in his town of Monroe from the 1870s through the 1940s. Reception, sponsored by Eat More Cheese, with samples of the kind of cheese that would have been made throughout Maine in the 1800s, as well as examples of what is being made today in Maine.