Upcoming Events

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Beyond Labels

May 21, 2018, 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 22, 2018, 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 Teen Writing Group

May 22, 2018, 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Young Adult Event

Rainbow Warriors is a writing and discussion group for teens. We meet Tuesdays at 4:00 PM and work collectively on an original publication. You do NOT have to be a writer to attend, we welcome artists, gamers, music fans, meme enthusiasts, book lovers, and everyone in between. The library will provide coffee, and you can… Read more »

Pre-school Playgroup

Pre-school Playgroup

May 23, 2018, 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.

Girls Who Code

May 23, 2018, 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… Read more »

Beth Wright Cancer Center

May 24, 2018, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm in the Bass Meeting & Archive Room, Community-sponsored Event

Monthly support meeting

Special Needs Storytime

Special Needs Storytime

May 24, 2018, 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.

Blue Hill Chess Enthusiasts

Blue Hill Chess Enthusiasts

May 24, 2018, 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

Knitting Club

May 24, 2018, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Library-sponsored Adult Event

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

Julie Wang: Potagers Near and Far

May 24, 2018, 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 Thursday May 24th at 7:00 PM, about potagers both around the world and here in Maine. A potager is a traditional kitchen garden. She will show a slideshow of fabulous potagers around the world, especially in France, and some… Read more »

Peninsula Peace & Justice film

May 25, 2018, 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm in the Howard Room, Community-sponsored Event

monthly film/talk series. Specifics to be announced

Inklings Book & Movie Club: Harry Potter & the Order of the Phoenix

Inklings Book & Movie Club: Harry Potter & the Order of the Phoenix

May 26, 2018, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Juvenile Event

The Blue Hill Public Library invites kids to join the “Inklings” book and movie club on Saturday, March 31st at 2:00 PM. Inklings explores stories of clever children who use their wits to overcome insurmountable odds. This month’s book is “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix” by J.K. Rowling and we will be… Read more »

Storytime

Storytime

May 29, 2018, 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 Special Event: Kneisel Hall

Rainbow Warriors Special Event: Kneisel Hall

May 29, 2018, 4:00 pm - 5:45 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Young Adult Event

Rainbow Warriors is a writing and discussion group for teens. We meet Tuesdays at 4:00 PM and work collectively on an original publication. You do NOT have to be a writer to attend, we welcome artists, gamers, music fans, meme enthusiasts, book lovers, and everyone in between. On May 29th the musicians from Kneisel Hall… Read more »

Author Event: Vacationland with John Hodgman

May 29, 2018, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm in the Main Room, Library-sponsored Adult Event

Author, comedian, and summer Brooklin resident John Hodgman will read from his new book “Vacationland,” on the date of its release in paperback. This event is co-sponsored by the library and Blue Hill Books. Books will be available for sale and signing.

Pre-school Playgroup

Pre-school Playgroup

May 30, 2018, 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.

Girls Who Code

May 30, 2018, 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… Read more »

Kneisel Hall Pajama Party!

Kneisel Hall Pajama Party!

May 30, 2018, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Juvenile Event

Put on your jammies, grab a pillow and blanket, and head to BHPL! The musicians from Kneisel Hall have a special program planned that is sure to give you sweet dreams. Hear stories illustrated with music and have a little bedtime snack to end your day on a sweet note.

Special Needs Storytime

Special Needs Storytime

May 31, 2018, 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.

Blue Hill Chess Enthusiasts

Blue Hill Chess Enthusiasts

May 31, 2018, 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 »