Upcoming Events

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Dungeons & Dragons Group

Dungeons & Dragons Group

May 21, 2020, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm in the Bass Meeting & Archive Room, Library-sponsored Young Adult Event

The Blue Hill Public Library invites teens from 12 to 18 years of age to join in playing the beloved game Dungeons & Dragons, on Thursday, May 21st at 3:00 PM. Participants can make their own characters and play an adventure full of magic and mayhem. No experience is needed, just imagination and fun. All… Read more »

Youth Chess Club

Youth Chess Club

May 21, 2020, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Juvenile Event

Kids of all ages are invited to the weekly Kids’ Chess Club at the Blue Hill Public Library on Thursdays from 3:00 to 4:00 PM. Brookville resident Tom Batt will be on hand to teach beginners how to play chess. More experienced players can jump right in and play. Participants of all experience levels are… Read more »

Blue Hill Chess Enthusiasts

Blue Hill Chess Enthusiasts

May 21, 2020, 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, or… Read more »

Knitting Club

Knitting Club

May 21, 2020, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Library-sponsored Adult Event

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

Art History & Hands-On: "Alexander Calder" Screening

Art History & Hands-On: “Alexander Calder” Screening

May 21, 2020, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Adult Event

Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library, local artist and gallery-owner Margret Baldwin will host a series of six art history film screenings at the Blue Hill Public Library, each paired with an optional, related hands-on workshop two days later. The film screenings and workshops are free and open to all, but… Read more »

Art History & Hands-On: Cosmic Kinetic Mobile Workshop

Art History & Hands-On: Cosmic Kinetic Mobile Workshop

May 23, 2020, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Adult Event

Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library, local artist and gallery-owner Margret Baldwin will host a series of six art history film screenings at the Blue Hill Public Library, each paired with an optional, related hands-on workshop two days later. The film screenings and workshops are free and open to all, but… Read more »

Plant Sale & Silent Auction Fundraiser

Plant Sale & Silent Auction Fundraiser

May 23, 2020, 8:00 am - 11:00 am Library-sponsored Adult Event

Calling all gardeners! The ever popular Blue Hill Public Library Plant Sale & Silent Auction will take place on Saturday May 23rd from 8:00 to 11:00 AM on the library’s front lawn—light rain or shine (extreme weather date is Sunday May 24th). Kick off the holiday weekend and start the gardening season right by browsing… Read more »

Tech Tuesdays Help Desk

Tech Tuesdays Help Desk

May 26, 2020, 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 »

Storytime

Storytime

May 26, 2020, 10:30 am - 11:15 am in the Larchwood Room, Library-sponsored Juvenile Event

On Tuesday mornings at 10:30 am, children ages 0-5 and their families are invited to come hear a story and make a craft to take home!

Pre-school Playgroup

Pre-school Playgroup

May 27, 2020, 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.

Lego Club

Lego Club

May 27, 2020, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm in the Larchwood Room, Library-sponsored Juvenile Event

Come build and create with Legos! Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 3:00-4:00 pm, kids are invited to create anything within their imagination and an optional special challenge will be provided. The Legos will be provided by the library and creations will be on display in the Larchwood Room for one week…. Read more »

Native Gardens of Blue Hill

May 27, 2020, 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm in the Howard Room, Community-sponsored Event

Native Plant Sale Preview. Learn how to use the native plants that will be at Saturday’s sale.

Eastern Area Agency on Aging

May 28, 2020, 11:15 am - 3:00 pm in the Bass Meeting & Archive Room, Community-sponsored Event

Following the Medicare 101 class earlier in the day, staff from Eastern Area Agency on Aging will offer one-on-one sessions to work with members of the community who have questions or want help signing up for Medicare. To arrange for an individual session, contact Eastern Area Agency on Aging at 941-2865, 1-800-432-7812, or info@eaaa.org.

Youth Chess Club

Youth Chess Club

May 28, 2020, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Juvenile Event

Kids of all ages are invited to the weekly Kids’ Chess Club at the Blue Hill Public Library on Thursdays from 3:00 to 4:00 PM. Brookville resident Tom Batt will be on hand to teach beginners how to play chess. More experienced players can jump right in and play. Participants of all experience levels are… Read more »

Blue Hill Chess Enthusiasts

Blue Hill Chess Enthusiasts

May 28, 2020, 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, or… Read more »

Knitting Club

Knitting Club

May 28, 2020, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Library-sponsored Adult Event

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

Medicare 101 Class

May 28, 2020, 9:00 am - 11:00 am in the Bass Meeting & Archive Room, Library-sponsored Adult Event

Specialists from the Eastern Area Agency on Aging will hold a Medicare 101 class at the Blue Hill Library on Thursday, May 28 from 9 to 11 AM. This presentation is specifically designed for those who will be newly eligible for Medicare: either people who are soon to be age 65, or those who are… Read more »

Crafternoons!

Crafternoons!

May 30, 2020, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm in the Howard Room, Library-sponsored Juvenile Event

Kids of all ages are invited to “Crafternoons” on the last Saturday of the month. All materials will be provided. There is a different craft project each month at Crafternoons, which is on the last Saturday of the month, and no experience is needed. Children under 8 years of age must be accompanied by a… Read more »

Beyond Labels

June 1, 2020, 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.