Upcoming Events

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Beyond Labels

May 1, 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.

Storytime

Storytime

May 2, 2017, 10:30 am - 11:15 am in the Larchwood Room, Library-sponsored Juvenile Event

Children ages 0-5 are invited to listen to a story and make a craft to take home.

Rainbow Warriors Writing Group

Rainbow Warriors Writing Group

May 2, 2017, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm in the Bass Meeting & Archive Room, Library-sponsored Young Adult Event

This is a writing and discussion group for youth ages 13-18. “Rainbow Warriors” writing group meets Tuesdays at 4:00 PM and is open to artists, fangirls (and boys), gamers, readers, movie enthusiasts, bakers, crafters, social justice warriors, and more! The library will provide coffee, and you can expect discussions, writing prompts, games, as well as… Read more »

Blue Hill Life Drawing Group

May 2, 2017, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm in the Bass Meeting & Archive Room, Community-sponsored Event

A group of area artists meet weekly to draw the human form. A fee of $10/artist is charged. For more information, call Paul Trowbridge 359-5562.

Pre-school Playgroup

Pre-school Playgroup

May 3, 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.

Downeast Horizons Storytime

Downeast Horizons Storytime

May 3, 2017, 10:30 am - 11:30 am in the Larchwood Room, Library-sponsored Young Adult Event

Storytime for special needs adults from Downeast Horizons Community Support program. Stories and crafts

Girls Who Code

Girls Who Code

May 3, 2017, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Library-sponsored Young Adult Event

Program Location: George Stevens Academy Girls Who Code was founded with a single mission:to close the gender gap in technology. Tech jobs are among the fastest growing in the country, yet girls are being left behind. When girls learn to code, they become change agents in their communities. Whether it’s a game to illustrate the… Read more »

Blue Hill Chess Enthusiasts

Blue Hill Chess Enthusiasts

May 4, 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 »

Losing Your Grip?: Self-Therapy for Upper Extremities with Terry Cross

“Losing Your Grip?”: Self-Therapy for Upper Extremities with Terry Cross

May 4, 2017, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Adult Event

“Losing Your Grip?” Join expert Sports Massage Therapist, Terry Cross at the Blue Hill Public Library on Thursday May 4th at 7:00 PM, to learn how to self-treat and prevent overuse injury and tendinitis in forearms, wrists, hands, thumbs and elbows. He will also talk about pain in the shoulder and upper back and what… Read more »

Down East Audubon

May 5, 2017, 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm in the Howard Room, Community-sponsored Event

Woodcock talkMicrophone needed

Monthly Book Sale

Monthly Book Sale

May 6, 2017, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm in the Book Nook, Library-sponsored Adult Event

Join Friends of Blue Hill Public Library for their first-Saturday-of-the-month book sale in the Library’s basement “book nook” during regular library hours, 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Also, don’t forget the ongoing paperback sale on the Library’s second floor, accessible anytime the Library is open! Book sale proceeds enable the Friends to sponsor many of… Read more »

Friends of the Library Book Sale

May 6, 2017, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm in the Bass Meeting & Archive Room, Library-sponsored Adult Event

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Story Trail - A 52 Weeks of Giving Project

Story Trail – A 52 Weeks of Giving Project

May 6, 2017, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Juvenile Event

Hike the Osgood Trail with Blue Hill Heritage Trust and then join us in writing and illustrating a story about what you spotted on the trail! The story will be posted along the trail and remain there all summer for anyone hiking the trail to enjoy. This 3 week project is a unique opportunity to… Read more »

Beyond Labels

May 8, 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.

The Future of Health Care

May 8, 2017, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm in the Bass Meeting & Archive Room, Colloquy Downeast

This colloquy, facilitated by three professor from Jackson Labs, will explore the concepts and technologies related to precision medicine and how it will revolutionize the way we improve health and treat disease. We will focus on the current work in two disease areas: Alzheimer’s disease and cancer.

The Perfect Maine Garden: Integrating English Country with Japanese

The Perfect Maine Garden: Integrating English Country with Japanese

May 8, 2017, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Adult Event

Brooklin landscape Designer, Julie Wang, will do a presentation at the Blue Hill Public Library on Monday May 8th at 7:00 PM, about creating the perfect Maine garden by combining elements of English country gardens and Japanese landscape design. An adjunct professor of writing at New York University, Julie Wang founded and ran her own… Read more »

Storytime

Storytime

May 9, 2017, 10:30 am - 11:15 am in the Larchwood Room, Library-sponsored Juvenile Event

Children ages 0-5 are invited to listen to a story and make a craft to take home.

Rainbow Warriors Writing Group

Rainbow Warriors Writing Group

May 9, 2017, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm in the Bass Meeting & Archive Room, Library-sponsored Young Adult Event

This is a writing and discussion group for youth ages 13-18. “Rainbow Warriors” writing group meets Tuesdays at 4:00 PM and is open to artists, fangirls (and boys), gamers, readers, movie enthusiasts, bakers, crafters, social justice warriors, and more! The library will provide coffee, and you can expect discussions, writing prompts, games, as well as… Read more »

Blue Hill Memorial Hospital

May 9, 2017, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm in the Howard Room, Community-sponsored Event

Frenchman Bay Orthopedics – Peter Copithorne, MDJoints

Blue Hill Life Drawing Group

May 9, 2017, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm in the Bass Meeting & Archive Room, Community-sponsored Event

A group of area artists meet weekly to draw the human form. A fee of $10/artist is charged. For more information, call Paul Trowbridge 359-5562.