Katharine Lee Bates Birthday Celebration

A 40-inch x 90-inch cake, baked and decorated by Montilio’s Baking Company, is admired and photographed by the crowd during a Katharine Lee Bates Community Poetry Fest and Birthday Celebration Monday at the Falmouth Public Library. The free event celebrates local poets and the 160th birthday of Ms. Bates, author of “America the Beautiful.”

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