'The County', a short documentary narrated by Presque Isle, Maine, based author, Glenna Johnson Smith, is an aesthetic portrait of seasonal life in Aroostook County and will air this weekend on MPBN.

Image Provided by the Central Aroostook Chamber

MPBN plans to air the documentary on Saturday, May 3, at 11:00am on MPBN-HD (Aroostook County WMEM).

Viewers can expect to see mid-summer haying, potato harvest, and dogsled racing. A year's worth of activities in The County.

Glenna Johnson Smith was born in 1920 in Ashville, Maine, in coastal Hancock County. In 1941, she graduated from the University of Maine, married, and moved to a farm in Easton. A teacher for many years, involved in school and community theater productions. Her writing has appeared in Echoes and Yankee magazines and other publications. She now lives in Presque Isle, Maine.