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Video and Audio of Centennial Events

Check out these recordings of past Acadia Centennial events and other centennial-themed content! We’ll add more as they become available.

 

Acadia Centennial Film, directed by Peter Logue. Premiered January 25, 2016. https://vimeo.com/159332508 (password: 2016)

Second Century Stewardship: Science beyond the scenery in Acadia National Park. Premiered June 25, 2016. https://vimeo.com/166811651

Acadia National Park’s Ranger Pro Tips for the Centennial: https://www.nps.gov/acad/rangerprotips.htm

The Acadia Waltz by Kelly Farm Five (audio recording). http://www.acadiacentennial2016.org/wp-content/uploads/The-Acadia-Waltz.mp3

CBS Sunday Morning visits Acadia. February 7, 2016. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d7ygXRTCIm4

Mount Desert Elementary School Chorus performing “Children’s Earth Anthem” on Junior Ranger Day. April 30, 2016. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dt-MqZTtw98

Bar Harbor Brass Week Faculty and Alumni Concert. June 25, 2016. https://vimeo.com/174132329

Beatrix Farrand: At Home on Mount Desert Island. July 26, 2016. https://youtu.be/ZHwgYemAQto

Somes Sound Windjammer Parade. August 2, 2016. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hL5NpWqcWws

 

From the Acadia Centennial Facebook page

Mike Hays, “100 Years of Volunteers at Acadia National Park”. September 6, 2016. https://www.facebook.com/AcadiaNPCentennial2016/videos/551945568330013/

Artist talk by Louise Bourne at Cynthia Winings Gallery. September 2, 2016. https://www.facebook.com/AcadiaNPCentennial2016/videos/550277091830194/

“This Land is Your Land” from the “Gift of Acadia” event. August 27, 2016. https://www.facebook.com/AcadiaNPCentennial2016/videos/549359065255330/

Tom St. Germain, author of “Trails of History” at the Ellsworth Public Library. https://www.facebook.com/AcadiaNPCentennial2016/videos/546770702180833/

Tom Blagden on the art of photographing nature and his new book “Acadia National Park: a Centennial Celebration”. August 22, 2016. https://www.facebook.com/AcadiaNPCentennial2016/videos/545298868994683/

Browse through https://www.facebook.com/AcadiaNPCentennial2016/videos to find more archived live-streams of Acadia Centennial events!

 

Talks from TEDxDirigo Conference, May 20–22, 2016

Will Greene, “How Spending a Year in Acadia Changed My Life” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wqEqiDFT3P8

George Neptune, “Indigenous Existence as Political Resistance” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kyX18NihrYo

Rebecca Rockefeller Lambert, “The Earth Saves Us” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EF1VaVPIzYQ

Ming Kuo, “Vitamin N” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JGh8CqS4HLk

Gus LaCasse, “American Fiddle” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-226w8l2LmY

Paige Brown, “The Algal Crisis: Finding Curious Solutions Through STEM Educationhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ta7gwsvNgZo

More presentations at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p72N8pX6xuI&list=PLsRNoUx8w3rNcoVhbLY_qOpM-iH7MTcvL

 

From the Mount Desert Islander

The Bar Harbor Town Band’s premiere of the Centennial Suite. July 7, 2016. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tZFtOHriXTg

The Windjammer Parade. August 2, 2016. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lSm6lpgCfY4

Hōkūleʻa arrives at Mount Desert Island. July 29, 2016. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XbuaqlUzplg

From the “Gift of Acadia” Centennial event, August 27, 2016:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X7-u8IAg99U

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GVIXS-SRusA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NAWttf1EXxc

 

From Friends of Acadia

https://vimeo.com/174223422

 

From MPBN

Maine Calling at the Schoodic Institute https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lnJFt4ZKmQY (video) http://mpbn.net/post/acadia-national-park-1#stream/0 (audio only)

“Acadia at 99: A Partner’s Perspective on the Challenges and Opportunities Facing our Park at the Launch of its 2nd Century” – a talk by Friends of Acadia president David MacDonald. http://news.mpbn.net/post/acadia-99

 

From WERU Radio

“Coastal Conversations in Acadia” http://archives.weru.org/category/acadia-coastal-conversations/

Talk of the Towns, “Creating Acadia National Park – the new biography of George B. Dorr” http://archives.weru.org/talk-of-the-towns/2016/04/talk-of-the-towns-42216/

Talk of the Towns, “Celebrating Acadia in 2016—The Centennial Year” http://archives.weru.org/talk-of-the-towns/2015/11/talk-of-the-towns-111315/

 

Artist interviews from The Gallery at Somes Sound Acadia Centennial Collection

Diana Cobb Ansley: https://youtu.be/QK9_s3j5gz8

Ernest McMullen: https://youtu.be/_R4l-fLfyIQ

Judy Taylor: https://youtu.be/FIbDwg8nepw

Peter Yesis: https://youtu.be/cuF1bEaqCco

Anne Ireland: https://youtu.be/pj5IFgaW-t4

Eline Barclay: https://youtu.be/nsYofIeDjvY

Scott Baltz: https://youtu.be/F38_dw_PD4Q

Donald Rainville: https://youtu.be/KDstoCQe_lY

 

Oral history project of the Wild Gardens of Acadia from the Bar Harbor Garden Club

http://barharborgardenclub.com/ANPcentennial/WGA.pdf

 

A few scenic and other videos for your enjoyment

https://vimeo.com/137274656 by Will Greene

https://www.morethanjustparks.com/acadia by More than Just Parks

https://vimeo.com/150691667 by Mark Irion

https://vimeo.com/121227756 by Adorable Acadia

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T9teAdBu89kM Always Acadia by Dobbs Productions