Calendar


Jul
5
Tue
2022
Summer reading program – Evonn Morris – (Children’s library volunteer and plant specialist)
Jul 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Mrs. Morris will read and do an activity to be decided

Jul
12
Tue
2022
Summer reading program – Cheyenne Robinson-Bauman – (Children’s library volunteer)
Jul 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Cheyenne will read and do an activity to be decided!

Jul
13
Wed
2022
Book Discussion Group – Notes On A Lost Flute
Jul 13 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Anna Grimshaw will lead the group in discussing the book “Notes On A Lost Flute” by Kerry Hardy.

This is a prelude to the author talk on July 29, 2022, at 7PM at the Performing Arts Center at the University of Maine, 118 O’Brien Avenue, Machias

To sign up, call 207-255-3933 or email librarian@porter.lib.me.us

Jul
19
Tue
2022
Summer reading program – Edie Gutierrez – (Student and adventurer)
Jul 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Edie will teach us how to make SLIME!

Jul
20
Wed
2022
Book Discussion Group – Notes On A Lost Flute (session 2)
Jul 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Anna Grimshaw will lead the group in discussing the book “Notes On A Lost Flute” by Kerry Hardy.

This is a prelude to the author talk on July 29, 2022, at 7PM at the Performing Arts Center at the University of Maine, 118 O’Brien Avenue, Machias

To sign up, call 207-255-3933 or email librarian@porter.lib.me.us

Jul
26
Tue
2022
Summer reading program – Griffin Dedmon – (IT specialist at porter memorial library)
Jul 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Griffin will read “Library Lion” and do a corresponding activity

Jul
27
Wed
2022
Book Discussion Group – Notes On A Lost Flute (session 3)
Jul 27 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Anna Grimshaw will lead the group in discussing the book “Notes On A Lost Flute” by Kerry Hardy.

This is a prelude to the author talk on July 29, 2022, at 7PM at the Performing Arts Center at the University of Maine, 118 O’Brien Avenue, Machias

To sign up, call 207-255-3933 or email librarian@porter.lib.me.us

Jul
28
Thu
2022
Summer reading program – Acadia Thimlar – (Gifted young artist)
Jul 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Intro to art with Acadia. Recommended for 5 – 9 year olds.

Aug
2
Tue
2022
Summer reading program – Laura Lander – (Local author and illustrator)
Aug 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ms. Lander will read another of her books and do a watercoloring activity

Aug
9
Tue
2022
Summer reading program – Stephen Taylor – (Local Beekeeper)
Aug 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Mr. Taylor will read and talk about BEES!

Aug
11
Thu
2022
Summer reading program – Acadia Thimlar – (Gifted young artist)
Aug 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Intro to art with Acadia. Recommended for 10 – 15 year olds

Aug
16
Tue
2022
Summer reading program – Kurtis Sullivan – (Local parent and extraordinary reader)
Aug 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Mr. Sullivan will read “Pete the Cat” and “My White Shoes”. We will do a “Pete the Cat” activity.

Aug
18
Thu
2022
Summer reading program – Tim Caverly – (Local Author)
Aug 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Mr. Caverly will present one of his children’s books at 2:00pm

Aug
23
Tue
2022
Summer reading program – Laura Lander – (Local author and illustrator)
Aug 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ms. Lander will read another of her stories (yes, she has several) and do a paint activity!

Aug
25
Thu
2022
Summer reading program – Acadia Thimlar – (Gifted young artist)
Aug 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Art with Acadia!

Aug
30
Tue
2022
Summer reading program – Bill Kitchen – (Machias town manager)
Aug 30 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Mr. Kitchen will read selections from Shel Silverstein, Activity TBD