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Beyond Labels Discussion Group

February 6, 2023, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Howard Room, Discussion Group

Beyond Labels is a Blue Hill Peninsula-based group organized as a round table discussion of foreign, national and state/local issues. The goals of the group are to provide a forum for sharing and expanding our knowledge of the issues at hand, encourage a robust discussion . . . Details »

Magic the Gathering for Tweens and Teens

February 6, 2023, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm Howard Room, Activity

Tweens and Teens are invited to come play Magic the Gathering every Monday afternoon from 3:30-5:00 pm in the library's Howard Room. This will be a casual and fun opportunity for players of all experience levels to get together and test out various decks. Decks . . . Details »

Preschool Storytime

February 7, 2023, 10:30 am - 11:00 am Larchwood Room, Preschool Program

Join Youth Services Librarian Claire for preschool storytime on Tuesday mornings at 10:30 am.  We will read a few picture books, sing songs and make a craft.  This is a great way to meet and connect with other families in the area, read stories and . . . Details »

Camden Conference

February 7, 2023, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Howard Room, Discussion Group

The Blue Hill Public Library will host a three-session discussion series in connection with the 36th Annual Camden Conference on three Tuesdays: February 7, February 14, and February 21. This three-session in-person/hybrid series is a component of the Camden Conference community events program, in connection . . . Details »

Reader Dog

February 7, 2023, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Larchwood Room, Activity

Kids ages 5 and up are invited to come to the Blue Hill Public Library to read to a dog!  A Registered Therapy Dog will be available to hear children read on the first and third Tuesdays of the month beginning in October starting at . . . Details »

Salut! French Conversation with Natalie and Rich

February 7, 2023, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Discussion Group

In an effort keep up our French language skills, Rich Boulet and Natalie Moses will host Salut!, a weekly online French language conversation group, a seasonal program expected to last through the winter.  The group will meet on Zoom at 3:30PM  PM on Tuesdays, beginning . . . Details »

Preschool Playgroup in the Park

February 8, 2023, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm Outdoors, Preschool Program

Kids 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to playgroup in the Blue Hill town park with Youth Services Librarian Claire Malina on Wednesdays from 10:30-noon for a variety of activities and play. This is a great way to meet and connect with other families in . . . Details »

Youth Chess Club

February 9, 2023, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Howard Room, Activity

Kids of all ages are invited to come play chess at the library on Thursdays at 3:00 p.m.  Chess enthusiasts Tom Batt and Woody Petry will be on hand to teach beginners how to play chess and offer tips on chess strategy, while more experienced . . . Details »

Blue Hill Chess Enthusiasts

February 9, 2023, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm Main Room, Activity

The Blue Hill Chess Enthusiasts meet each Thursday evening for pick-up games of chess. All experience levels are welcome to drop in for friendly games any time between 5:00 and 8:00 PM. Interested players can also join the Blue Hill Peninsula Chess Nuts group on . . . Details »

Knitting Group

February 9, 2023, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Wilder Room, Activity

Knitters are invited to come sit by the library fireplace to work on and share projects with fellow knitters.The Knitting Group will meet every Thursday evening at 6 pm. Anyone is welcome to join this free event. Coffee and tea will be available to purchase.

Teen Anime Club

February 10, 2023, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm Howard Room, Activity

Teens ages 10+ are invited to join Teen Services Librarian Kendall Chapman every Friday from 3:30 – 5:00 pm for an anime filled afternoon! Each week the group will select an anime show or movie to watch, participate in an anime themed activity and have . . . Details »

KindKids Music

February 11, 2023, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Howard Room, Activity

Kids and their families are invited to a fun musical performance by KindKids Music on Saturday, February 11 at 3 PM.  KindKids Music is a dynamic duo, Rob Buquette and Amanda Panda, with original music, puppets, and a highly interactive performance for all ages that . . . Details »

Wild & Scenic Film Festival on Tour: Our Waters

February 11, 2023, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Main Room, Activity

The Blue Hill Public Library and Blue Hill Heritage Trust are cosponsoring a film screening of the Wild and Scenic Film Festival: On Tour on Saturday, Feb 11 from 6 PM to 8 PM in the Adelaide Pearson Room. This event is cohosted by Blue Hill Heritage . . . Details »

Beyond Labels Discussion Group

February 13, 2023, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Howard Room, Discussion Group

Beyond Labels is a Blue Hill Peninsula-based group organized as a round table discussion of foreign, national and state/local issues. The goals of the group are to provide a forum for sharing and expanding our knowledge of the issues at hand, encourage a robust discussion . . . Details »

Magic the Gathering for Tweens and Teens

February 13, 2023, 3:30 pm - 4:45 pm Howard Room, Activity

Tweens and Teens are invited to come play Magic the Gathering every Monday afternoon from 3:30-5:00 pm in the library's Howard room. This will be a casual and fun opportunity for players of all experience levels to get together and test out various decks. Decks . . . Details »

Readings on Race Discussion Group

February 13, 2023, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Discussion Group

Join Readings on Race for something different this winter: zooming out (and meeting over zoom), we will sit with broader perspectives on the "Human Race" in relationship with the non-human world. This podcast is part of a larger project, which you can learn about here.  . . . Details »

Preschool Storytime

February 14, 2023, 10:30 am - 11:00 am Larchwood Room, Preschool Program

Join Youth Services Librarian Claire for preschool storytime on Tuesday mornings at 10:30 am.  We will read a few picture books, sing songs and make a craft.  This is a great way to meet and connect with other families in the area, read stories and . . . Details »

Camden Conference

February 14, 2023, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Howard Room, Discussion Group

The Blue Hill Public Library will host a three-session discussion series in connection with the 36th Annual Camden Conference on three Tuesdays: February 7, February 14, and February 21. This three-session in-person/hybrid series is a component of the Camden Conference community events program, in connection . . . Details »

Salut! French Conversation with Natalie and Rich

February 14, 2023, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Discussion Group

In an effort keep up our French language skills, Rich Boulet and Natalie Moses will host Salut!, a weekly online French language conversation group, a seasonal program expected to last through the winter.  The group will meet on Zoom at 3:30PM  PM on Tuesdays, beginning . . . Details »

Preschool Playgroup in the Park

February 15, 2023, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm Outdoors, Preschool Program

Kids 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to playgroup in the Blue Hill town park with Youth Services Librarian Claire Malina on Wednesdays from 10:30-noon for a variety of activities and play. This is a great way to meet and connect with other families in . . . Details »