Brian J. Giles – Susan B. Howland

ALEXANDER – Brian Joseph Giles and Susan Betty Howland are happy to announce their engagement. Brian asked Susan on bended knee under the Christmas tree on Christmas Day and she gladly accepted. Brian is the son of Barry James Giles Sr. of Southwest Harbor and Bonnie-Jo Cookson of Calais. Susan is the daughter of Margaret and Yogi Howland of Vanceboro.
Brian Graduated from the University of Southern Maine in 2003. Brian is a special education teacher in Calais.
Susan graduated from St. Thomas University in Fredericton, New Brunswick, in 2007. Susan is a behavioral health professional in Calais.
Susan and Brian hope to follow in her parents Margaret and Yogi’s footsteps, who have been married 37 years as of Wednesday, March 20! The couple plans to hold the ceremony at 3 p.m. at Gileslandia – a small country within the boundaries of the town of Alexander, in the great state of Maine. Music and merriment to follow the ceremony into the wee hours of the 25th!