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Library Hours

Mon, Tue & Thu:
9 AM to 8 PM

Wed, Fri & Sat:
9 AM to 5 PM

Sunday
1 PM to 5 PM

Closed Federal &
State Holidays


Book Stop Hours

Tues - Fri: 
10 AM to 1 PM

Saturday:
10 AM to 4 PM 

 


 


News

Thursday,  February 5 at 6:00 PM
Introduction to Beekeeping

Peter Lammert,  a long time member of the Knox-Lincoln Beekeepers Association will give an introduction to honey bee keeping. Lammert will give an overview of the equipment needed to keep honey bees, as well as where to get honey bees, how to hive them, and take care of them for the year.




Saturdays, February 7 and  14 at 2:00PM
Dancing with Jessica

Part of The Arts for Kids and their Families series. With Jessica from the Rockland School of Ballet.  First class will be an overview of several dance types including Ballet, Contemporary, Lyrical, Jazz, and Tap.  Second class will be a continuation, teaching basic moves and steps.  Suitable for children ages 9-12, although all are welcome; no sign up needed.



Thursday, February 12 at 6:00 PM
Documentaries  & Discussion: Getting to Know Us

Getting to Know Us is a series of documentaries produced by six Midcoast Maine nonprofit organizations (Georges River Land Trust, Herring Gut, Speaking Place , Maine Women's Fund, Farnsworth Museum , & Midcoast Community Chorus). Each organization has created a short documentary film that highlights people making a difference in our community. Read more...


*New* Memoir Writing Workshops
Tuesdays from 10:00 AM- 11:30 AM

Working on a memoir or just interested in memoir writing? Come to these ongoing writing workshops. Everyone is invited; bring something to read, or just come and listen. For more information, please contact Dorothy Nyman at 596-0363.
 

 “Let’s Talk About It” Book Group


Next month's title for “The Mirror of Maine: The Maine Community in Myth and Reality” book group is A Maine Hamlet  and participants will meet on Saturday February 7 at 10:30 AM in the Library’s Community Room to discuss it.  Mary Alice Brennan, a scholar provided by the Maine Humanities Council facilitates the discussions. Books for the program are available for loan at the library.  Please call the library at 594-0310 to register and come in to pick up next month's book.


 

Let's Draw January Themes!
Children's Drawing Classes

Tuesdays at 4:00 PM in the Community Room. This ongoing series of free weekly drawing workshops are for children 6 and up. Children will draw winter animals and scenes this January, at  ongoing drawing workshops led by artist Catinka Knoth.  Winter subjects may include arctic animals such as polar bears, penguins, snowy owls, hares, and foxes; houses in a snowy landscape, and winter sports. Materials are provided.


Mondays at 11:00 AM
Adult Drawing Classe
s

Catinka Knoth  will lead an art workshop series for adults, on creating scenes such as evergreen trees in snow, lacy snow covered branches,  buildings in a snowy landscape, winter animals, and winter sports. Each week will be a different subject. Free of charge, with materials supplied. (Class will not be held on January 19.)
 

 

 

Programs & Events

Storytime & Craft / Saturday, January 31, 2015 10:30 AM
Storytime & Craft
Rockland Rhythm Masters / Thursday, February 05, 2015 4:30 PM
Rockland Rhythm Masters
Introducation to Beekeeping / Thursday, February 05, 2015 6:00 PM
Introduction to Beekeeping
Baby Storytime / Friday, February 06, 2015 10:00 AM
Baby Storytime
Storytime & Craft / Saturday, February 07, 2015 10:30 AM
Storytime & Craft
Dancing with Jessica / Saturday, February 07, 2015 2:00 PM
Dancing with Jessica
LEGO™ Club / Tuesday, February 10, 2015 4:15 PM
LEGO™ Club
Rockland Rhythm Masters / Thursday, February 12, 2015 4:30 PM
Rockland Rhythm Masters
Documentaries & Discussion: Getting to Know Us / Thursday, February 12, 2015 5:45 PM
Getting to Know Us
Baby Storytime / Friday, February 13, 2015 10:00 AM
Baby Storytime
Storytime & Crafts / Saturday, February 14, 2015 10:30 AM
Storytime & Crafts
Dancing with Jessica / Saturday, February 14, 2015 2:00 PM
Dancing with Jessica
What’s In The Trunk? / Wednesday, February 18, 2015 2:00 PM
What’s In The Trunk? : Exploration of the Human Body—Blood & Bones!
Crafting with Susan Beebe: Fairy Houses / Thursday, February 19, 2015 11:00 AM
Crafting with Susan Beebe: Fairy Houses
Rockland Rhythm Masters / Thursday, February 19, 2015 4:30 PM
Rockland Rhythm Masters
Art & Culture Talk: Holy Russia and the Icon / Thursday, February 19, 2015 6:00 PM
Art & Culture Talk: Holy Russia and the Icon
Baby Storytime / Friday, February 20, 2015 10:00 AM
Baby Storytime
Indoor Spring Sowing of Seeds with Miss Jean / Friday, February 20, 2015 2:30 PM
Indoor Spring Sowing of Seeds with Miss Jean
Milkweed Puppet Theater: Brer Rabbit / Saturday, February 21, 2015 2:00 PM
Milkweed Puppet Theater: Brer Rabbit
LEGO™ Club / Tuesday, February 24, 2015 4:15 PM
LEGO™ Club
Rockland Rhythm Masters / Thursday, February 26, 2015 4:30 PM
Rockland Rhythm Masters
Baby Storytime / Friday, February 27, 2015 10:00 AM
Baby Storytime

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