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Susan Poulin

Writer and performer Susan Poulin is the author of The Sweet Life and Finding Your Inner Moose: Ida LeClair's Guide to Livin' the Good Life, as well as ten plays, five of which feature her alter ego, LeClair. The first of these, 1997's "Ida: Woman Who Runs With the Moose" was awarded the Seacoast Media Group's Spotlight on the Arts Award for Best Play and Best Actress. Moose was followed in 2005 by "Ida's Havin' a Yard Sale!," for which Susan received SMG's Best Original Script and Best Actress award, and "A Very Ida Christmas" in 2008 (nominated for SMG's Best Original Script). Susan also writes the popular Maine humor blog and podcast, "Just Ask Ida." Since her debut, Ida has entertained thousands of people from Maine to Minneapolis with her unique brand of wit and wisdom. Her sense of humor simply knows no bounds.

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March 27: A Visit with Ida Leclair

March 27: A Visit with Ida Leclair

Tuesday, March 27, 7:00pm

South Berwick, Maine -- On March 27, Maine's funniest woman, Miss Ida Leclair ("The Sweet Life"), will be visiting the Souh Berwick Public Library, 27 Young Street, South Berwick, Maine from 7-8:30 p.m. ...

April 10: Meet Author Susan Poulin

April 10: Meet Author Susan Poulin

Tuesday, April 10, 6:30pm

Sanford, Maine -- "The Sweet Life" author Susan Poulin is best known as her downhome alter ego, Miss Ida Leclair. On April 10, meet Susan for a reading and signing at the Goodall Memorial Library, 952 Main Street, Sanf...

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