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Friends of the Library Film Series: Shane

Friends of the Library Film Series: Shane

December 12, 2019, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Adult Event

The Friends of the Blue Hill Public Library Film Series screens films across genres and time periods, each second Thursday of the month from September-June. December’s film will be “Shane” (1953), starring Alan Ladd, Jean Arthur, and Van Heflin. This classic Western tells the story of a weary gunfighter who attempts to settle down with… Read more »

Youth Chess Club

Youth Chess Club

December 12, 2019, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Juvenile Event

Kids are invited to chess club! Do you want to learn how to play chess? Do you already know how to play and are interested in playing more? Come learn and play at the library! We will provide chessboards, but participants are welcome to bring their own. Snacks will be provided. This event is free… Read more »

Blue Hill Chess Enthusiasts

Blue Hill Chess Enthusiasts

December 12, 2019, 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 Film Series: Shane

Friends of the Library Film Series: Shane

December 12, 2019, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Adult Event

The Friends of the Blue Hill Public Library Film Series screens films across genres and time periods, each second Thursday of the month from September-June. December’s film will be “Shane” (1953), starring Alan Ladd, Jean Arthur, and Van Heflin. This classic Western tells the story of a weary gunfighter who attempts to settle down with… Read more »

Blue Hill Co-op Movie Series

December 13, 2019, 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm in the Howard Room, Community-sponsored Event

Join the Blue Hill Co-op on the 2nd (or 3rd) Friday each month for a 6 month movie series (Oct-March) featuring movies and documentaries chosen to inform, educate and entertain.Movie: TBD

Readings on Race Discussion Group

December 14, 2019, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Adult Event

New members are invited to the Blue Hill Public Library’s monthly discussion group, “Readings on Race.” Surry resident Kate Mrozicki facilitates the group. Kate is a farmer who believes in the power of difficult conversations to change our reality. She got to practice those conversations during years of working for The Food Project in Boston… Read more »

Beyond Labels

Beyond Labels

December 16, 2019, 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 https://beyondlabels.ustiger.net.

Storytime

Storytime

December 17, 2019, 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 17, 2019, 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 »

Pre-school Playgroup

Pre-school Playgroup

December 18, 2019, 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. For more information, give us a call at 374-5515.

Youth Chess Club

Youth Chess Club

December 19, 2019, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Juvenile Event

Kids are invited to chess club! Do you want to learn how to play chess? Do you already know how to play and are interested in playing more? Come learn and play at the library! We will provide chessboards, but participants are welcome to bring their own. Snacks will be provided. This event is free… Read more »

Panels & Pizza: Teen Graphic Novel Club

December 20, 2019, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Young Adult Event

Panels & Pizza is a graphic novel club for teens that meets on the third Friday of the month at 4:30 PM. Each month, we’ll be reading a different graphic novel and gather to discuss our thoughts on the story, art and work as a whole. Copies of the book will be available to check… Read more »

Crafternoons!

Crafternoons!

December 21, 2019, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Young Adult Event

Kids of all ages are invited to “Crafternoons” at the Blue Hill Public Library, on the last Saturday of each month from 1:00 to 3:00 PM. The first meeting will be on Saturday March 30th and the project will be creating collages. Participants will be encouraged to make something new and different, using recycled materials… Read more »