Upcoming Events

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Beyond Labels

October 23, 2017, 10:30 am - 12:30 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Adult Event

The Beyond Labels discussion group continues to discuss the issues of the day with a small but engaged group of “regulars” plus a few new faces each week. All are welcome to join the discussions every Monday from 10:30-12:30 at the Library. Or join the discussion online at http://beyondlabels.ustiger.net.

Val Libby Horticulture Class

October 23, 2017, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm in the Howard Room, Community-sponsored Event

A horticulture class taught by Val Libby

AARP Maine

October 23, 2017, 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm in the Howard Room, Community-sponsored Event

A community conversation on healthcare, with the goals of both getting accurate and up-to-date information out to local communities, as well as hearing from people on the ground about their areas of biggest concern and ideas around healthcare. Event will feature 3-4 local panelists.

Healthy Acadia – 10 Tips Nutrition

October 24, 2017, 9:15 am - 10:45 am in the Howard Room, Community-sponsored Event

This free 4 week nutrition education series focuses on how to eat healthy on a budget. In this interactive class, participants will also try a new recipe each week. Please register if you plan on attending.

Storytime

Storytime

October 24, 2017, 10:30 am - 11:15 am in the Larchwood Room, Library-sponsored Juvenile Event

Children ages 0-5 are invited to come hear a story and make a craft to take home!

Rainbow Warriors Teen Writing Group

Rainbow Warriors Writing Group

October 24, 2017, 4:00 pm - 5:45 pm Library-sponsored Young Adult Event

*Please Note – We will meet at the library and head out for coffee. Location TBD. Rainbow Warriors is a writing and discussion group for youth ages 13-18. We meet Tuesdays at 4:00 PM and you can expect discussions, writing prompts, games, as well as special events. The library will provide coffee, you can bring… Read more »

Let’s Talk About It series

October 24, 2017, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm in the Wilder Room, Library-sponsored Adult Event

The Blue Hill Public Library has been selected by the Maine Humanities Council to offer “Let’s Talk About It,” a free reading and discussion series that will be hosted by UMaine Lecturer in English, Marge Irvine, at the Blue Hill Public Library starting Tuesday, September 12th at 6:00 PM. The theme of the series is… Read more »

Pre-school Playgroup

Pre-school Playgroup

October 25, 2017, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Juvenile Event

Pre-school Playgroup meets in the Howard Room every Wednesday at 10:30 am except for July and August when it meets at the town park. Playgroup is a great opportunity to meet other local parents with young children while your kids engage in play with one another. FMI, 374-5515.

American Democracy Threatened? CANCELLED

October 25, 2017, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Colloquy Downeast

Colloquy Downeast Event: Further Information at www.ColloquyDowneast.org Unfortunately this Colloquy had to be cancelled.

Downeast Audubon: Owl Pellet Investigation

Downeast Audubon: Owl Pellet Investigation

October 25, 2017, 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Juvenile Event

Kids are invited to learn about owls by dissecting an owl pellet at the Blue Hill Public Library on Wednesday, October 25th at 3:30 PM. Julianne Taylor, education coordinator for Downeast Audubon and Great Pond Mountain Conservation Trust, will lead kids in an investigation to see what owls eat as prey by trying to identify… Read more »

Special Needs Storytime

Special Needs Storytime

October 26, 2017, 10:30 am - 11:30 am in the Larchwood Room, Library-sponsored Young Adult Event

Please join us for an inclusive story time for adults and teens with special needs. Each week we will read a story, make a fun craft, and have time for coloring and socializing.

Why Art?

October 26, 2017, 10:30 am - 12:30 pm in the Howard Room, Colloquy Downeast

This is a Colloquy Downeast event. Please go to ColloquyDowneast.org for description and to register.

Blue Hill Chess Enthusiasts

Blue Hill Chess Enthusiasts

October 26, 2017, 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm in the Main Room, Library-sponsored Adult Event

The Blue Hill Chess Enthusiasts meet every Thursday night for “pick-up games” at the Blue Hill Public Library from 5:30 to 8:00 PM. The public is invited to join these weekly fun games of chess, and all levels of expertise are welcome. No registration is necessary. Chess boards will be supplied by the Library. For… Read more »

Knitting Club

October 26, 2017, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Library-sponsored Adult Event

Come and knit around the fireplace every Thursday night and share a laugh.

Jeudi

October 26, 2017, 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm in the Bass Meeting & Archive Room, Community-sponsored Event

Writing group

Jill Hoy: Art Presentation

Jill Hoy: Art Presentation

October 26, 2017, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Adult Event

Jill Hoy will give a talk about her new exhibit, “Found in Maine: The Poetry of Visual Dialog,” up in the Blue Hill Public Library’s Howard Room glass cases through November 11th. The artist has arranged a series of tableaus in the cases, with works of art from her own collection. She says that they… Read more »

A Celtic & Buddhist Interpretation of Animal Ethics

October 27, 2017, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm in the Howard Room, Community-sponsored Event

A Celtic & Buddhist Interpretation of Animal Ethics BLUE HILL — How do we negotiate our differences with members of other species? How do their needs factor into our choices in daily life? When do we take their interest into account, and when do we avoid doing so? On October 27 at the Blue Hill… Read more »

Meet A Firefighter!

Meet A Firefighter!

October 28, 2017, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Juvenile Event

Kids are invited meet a real firefighter at the Blue Hill Public Library on Saturday October 28th at 11:00 AM. A firefighter from the Blue Hill Fire Department will talk about fire safety, read a story and show kids all the gear she has to put on to fight a fire. Kids will also get… Read more »

Inklings Book & Movie Club - Goosebumps

Inklings Book & Movie Club – Goosebumps

October 28, 2017, 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Juvenile Event

“Inklings” Book and Movie Club: ages 8 and up: Goosebumps (any book) by R. L. Stein, book discussion and movie, Goosebumps, BH Library, Sat. Oct. 28, 2:00 PM, BH Public Library, 374-5515. BLUE HILL –The Blue Hill Public Library invites kids ages 8 and up to join the “Inklings” Book and Movie Club on Saturday… Read more »