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Special Needs Storytime

Special Needs Storytime

November 29, 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

November 29, 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 »

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Friends of the Library Book Sale

December 1, 2018, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm in the Book Nook, Library-sponsored Adult Event

Join Friends of Blue Hill Public Library for their book sale in the Library’s basement “book nook,” 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 the special programs offered at… Read more »

Beyond Labels

Beyond Labels

December 3, 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.

Blue Hill Hackers

Blue Hill Hackers

December 3, 2018, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm in the Bass Meeting & Archive Room, Library-sponsored Adult Event

The Blue Hill Hackers group (not just for “hackers”) will be meeting at the Blue Hill Library on Mondays from 6-8 PM. Blue Hill Hackers is a community resource, open to everyone – young and old, novices and experts who are passionate about technology and devices. The group’s goal is to share what they know… Read more »

Storytime

Storytime

December 4, 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!

Tech Tuesdays Help Desk

Tech Tuesdays Help Desk

December 4, 2018, 10:30 am - 12:30 pm in the Main Room, Library-sponsored Adult Event

Do you have questions about using your computer, tablet, or phone? Maybe you just got a new device and need some help setting it up, or you want to learn a new software program, or perhaps you’d just like that annoying error message to stop popping up on your screen. Whatever your tech help need,… Read more »

Colloquy Downeast – The Cold War

December 5, 2018, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm in the Howard Room, Colloquy Downeast

This colloquy will address the premise that the Cold War was “not so cold” and that in addition to the US – Soviet Union conflict, other countries were active participants and the attempts of the US to resist communism “at any cost” has been the basis of many conflicts effects of which we are still… Read more »

Pre-school Playgroup

Pre-school Playgroup

December 5, 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.

Peninsula Peace & Justice meeting

December 5, 2018, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm in the Bass Meeting & Archive Room, Community-sponsored Event

ORGANIZATIONAL AND NEWS SHARING

Special Needs Storytime

Special Needs Storytime

December 6, 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.

Author: Baseball’s First Indian, Louis Sockalexis with Ed Rice

December 6, 2018, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Adult Event

Louis Sockalexis, born on Maine’s Penobscot Indian reservation and nephew of a chief, became professional baseball’s first American Indian player. Author Ed Rice first published “Baseball’s First Indian, Louis Sockalexis: Penobscot Legend, Cleveland Indian” in 2003. Now, 15 years later, Down East Books of Maine has acquired the rights to Ed’s manuscript and is planning,… Read more »

Readings on Race Book Discussion Group

December 8, 2018, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Adult Event

There will be a monthly book discussion group on issues of race, led by Kate Mrozicki.

Beyond Labels

Beyond Labels

December 10, 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.

Blue Hill Hackers

Blue Hill Hackers

December 10, 2018, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm in the Bass Meeting & Archive Room, Library-sponsored Adult Event

The Blue Hill Hackers group (not just for “hackers”) will be meeting at the Blue Hill Library on Mondays from 6-8 PM. Blue Hill Hackers is a community resource, open to everyone – young and old, novices and experts who are passionate about technology and devices. The group’s goal is to share what they know… Read more »

Storytime

Storytime

December 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!

Tech Tuesdays Help Desk

Tech Tuesdays Help Desk

December 11, 2018, 10:30 am - 12:30 pm in the Main Room, Library-sponsored Adult Event

Do you have questions about using your computer, tablet, or phone? Maybe you just got a new device and need some help setting it up, or you want to learn a new software program, or perhaps you’d just like that annoying error message to stop popping up on your screen. Whatever your tech help need,… Read more »

Colloquy Downeast – The Cold War

December 12, 2018, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm in the Howard Room, Colloquy Downeast

This colloquy will address the premise that the Cold War was “not so cold” and that in addition to the US – Soviet Union conflict, other countries were active participants and the attempts of the US to resist communism “at any cost” has been the basis of many conflicts effects of which we are still… Read more »

Pre-school Playgroup

Pre-school Playgroup

December 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.