SEPTEMBER 2017 EVENTS

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
         

 

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Mother Goose

on the Loose

w/Katie Jumper

10:30 am

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Machias Valley Film Society 6:00 pm

 

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Kids' Story Hour

open grades 2-5

3-4 pm

 

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Dog Days at the Library

with Beau the

therapy dog

11am

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Porter Poets

with Jerry George

1-3pm

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Hannaford Bags 4 My Cause

 

September 2017

 

Hannaford gives $1 to the library for each Hannaford Helps bag sold this month.

 

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Mother Goose on the Loose w/Katie Jumper

Wednesday September 13 - 10:30am

Songs & social time for babies, tots & moms.

 

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Machias Valley Film Society monthly screening.

Playtime (1967)

by Director Jacques Tati

Saturday September 16 - 6:00pm

Call 255-3933 for details. The movie is free and open to the public.

 

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Dog Days at the Library!

 

When : 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month
beginning September 23

 

Sept. 23, Oct.14, Oct. 28, Nov. 11, Nov. 25, Dec. 9, Dec. 23,
Jan. 13, Jan. 27, Feb. 10, Feb. 24, March 10, March 24, April 14,
April 28, May12, May 26


Time: 11:00 a.m.


Kids choose a book to read to Beau!
Beau is a certified pet therapy dog who is gentle with children!

 

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KIDS STORY HOUR, Exploring Our World Through Reading and Activities

 

1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month beginning September 19.

Sept. 19, Oct.3, Oct. 17, Nov. 7, Nov.21, Dec. 5, Dec. 19, Jan.9,
Jan.23, Feb.6, Feb. 20, March 6, March 20,
April 3 , April 17, May 1, May 15

 

Time: 3:00 to 4:00 PM

 

Exploring our world through reading and activities
in a guided reading hour with Diane Parker and Beau.
Open to children grades 2 to 5.

 

 

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The Porter Poets w/Jerry George

Friday September 29 - 1-3pm

Free & open to the public. Bring a poem to share.

 

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COMING IN OCTOBER 2017

 

Rose M. Gaffney 1st graders begin weekly visits

PBS POV Documentary Film Night "The Islands & the Whales"

Photo Exhibit & Workshop w/Cindy Thompson

 

4-H SCRATCH SPIN CLUB!

 

Six Sessions – Wednesdays, October 4 – November 8, 2017

3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Cost: FREE

 

The course is open for boys and girls ages 10-14.

 

Explore MIT’s SCRATCH programming learning about computer science while
having fun. Participants will learn how to program interactive stories, games and
animations - be a part of a weekly challenge and share creations safely with others
online. The ability to code computer programs is an important part of literacy
in today’s society. When people learn to code in SCRATCH, they learn important
strategies for solving problems, designing projects, and communicating ideas.

 

Participants will need an email address to create a SCRATCH account.
Participants are asked to bring a laptop, as limited numbers are available.

Registration is required. Space is limited to six.

For more information, to register or to request a disability accomodation,
Contact 207-255-3345 or tara.a.wood@maine.edu

 

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