The PI Historical Society, Turner Memorial Library, PI Middle School and NMCC will be having a kick-off event for a grant from the Maine Historical Society and Maine Humanities Council for the community to learn more about the impact of the Civil War on Presque Isle. The date is Mon. Oct.7 from 6-7pm. at the Edmunds Conference Center at NMCC. There will be live Civil War music. Hear an overview of the year-long project.