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Storytime

Storytime

September 11, 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!

Pre-school Playgroup

Pre-school Playgroup

September 12, 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.

Choices that Matter: Optimizing Healthcare Choices for Difficult Times

Choices that Matter: Optimizing Healthcare Choices for Difficult Times

September 12, 2018, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Adult Event

Retired local M.D. Susan Ostertag and retired clinical psychologist Barbara Sinclair will facilitate another workshop exploring people’s goals, values, and options for future healthcare decisions at the Blue Hill Public Library on two Wednesdays, September 5th and 12th from 4:00 to 5:30 PM. The program is free of charge but space is limited to 10… Read more »

Colloquy Downeast: Trends in Sustainable Landscape Design

September 12, 2018, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm in the Howard Room, Colloquy Downeast

This colloquy will consider the current climate of landscape design as it moves towards a more native plant palette and considers landscapes that can serve the natural world while providing a more sustainable solution for the built environment. We all remember the “mixed border” as a designing tool, which gave way to naturalistic plantings using… Read more »

Colloquy Downeast – How Democracies Die

September 13, 2018, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm in the Howard Room, Colloquy Downeast

This colloquy will address the American context of democracy, human nature and the drive for power, the crisis of competing ideologies and the dangers inherent in the present American moral and political mood.

Special Needs Storytime

Special Needs Storytime

September 13, 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

September 13, 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

September 13, 2018, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Library-sponsored Adult Event

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

Gear Parent Network

September 15, 2018, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm in the Howard Room, Community-sponsored Event

Parenting With Dignity Program: Workshop Day 2 – registration required, contact Misty Day c/o 207-485-4253

Beyond Labels

September 17, 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

September 18, 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!

Pre-school Playgroup

Pre-school Playgroup

September 19, 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.

Colloquy Downeast – Crime and Punishment

September 19, 2018, 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm in the Howard Room, Colloquy Downeast

The focus of this colloquy will be crime in America and the punishment people get upon conviction. Crime of all sorts is pervasive in America and the stuff of news, novels, TV and movies. Why does the US has the largest prison population in the world? What is life like in prison?

Colloquy Downeast: Trends in Sustainable Landscape Design

September 19, 2018, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm in the Howard Room, Colloquy Downeast

This colloquy will consider the current climate of landscape design as it moves towards a more native plant palette and considers landscapes that can serve the natural world while providing a more sustainable solution for the built environment. We all remember the “mixed border” as a designing tool, which gave way to naturalistic plantings using… Read more »

Colloquy Downeast – How Democracies Die

September 20, 2018, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm in the Howard Room, Colloquy Downeast

This colloquy will address the American context of democracy, human nature and the drive for power, the crisis of competing ideologies and the dangers inherent in the present American moral and political mood.

Special Needs Storytime

Special Needs Storytime

September 20, 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

September 20, 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

September 20, 2018, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Library-sponsored Adult Event

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

Get Inspired to Write Your Family Memoir

September 22, 2018, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Adult Event

Cara Guerrieri will give a workshop on the tips, tales, and rewards of writing family memoir, and how to get started on your own. Participants are asked to bring a family photo or document to the workshop. Cara Guerrieri co-authored PURE JOY with her mother and THE SPAGHETTI GANG with her father. She is a… Read more »

Beyond Labels

September 24, 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.