Sandy Ives Memorial Service Saturday

Contact: Joe Carr at (207) 581-3571

ORONO — A memorial celebration in remembrance of Edward “Sandy” Ives, the longtime University of Maine professor who died in August at the age of 83, is scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 7.  It will begin at 2 p.m. at UMaine’s Wells Conference Center.

Ives, a UMaine faculty member for 44 years, founded UMaine’s Northeast Archives of Folklore and Oral History, now known as the Maine Folklife Center, in 1971.