Monday, July 22 2019
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Monday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Tuesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Wednesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Thursday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Friday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Saturday: 10 AM - 3 PM
Sunday: CLOSED

Programs

Don Campbell ~ 2019 Summer Concert Series @ 6:00, Thursday, 6/13/2019 *Indoors if it rains!

Don Campbell ~ 2019 Summer Concert Series @ 6:00, Thursday, 6/13/2019 *Indoors if it rains!

Join us for the 2019 Summer Concert in the Courtyard as we welcome back Don Campbell. Don’s been named Maine’s Best Singer-Songwriter in the Maine Sunday Telegram’s Annual Readers Poll – six consecutive years, 2004-2009, and was also named Male Artist of the Year for the Just Plain Folks Independent Music Awards. He has opened...
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Teen Book Discussion: Tuesday, June 11, 2019 @6:30

Teen Book Discussion: Tuesday, June 11, 2019 @6:30

The book of the month is Testimony by Anita Shreve At a New England boarding school, a scandal is about to break. Even more shocking than the act themselves is the fact that they were caught on videotape. A Pandora’s box of revelations, the tape triggers a chorus of voices–those of the men, women,...
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Family ZUMBA: Friday May 31st @ 5 PM (Ages 4 to 104)

Family ZUMBA: Friday May 31st @ 5 PM (Ages 4 to 104)

Join us for a fun and vigorous workout to music you love! Get exposed to dance moves from around the world in repetitious formats that are easy to follow. If you aren’t sure- just move your feet to the beat! Bring your family members, kids ages 4 and up and adults too to join...
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Global Banjar: International Voices in Antebellum Banjo Music ~ New Hampshire Humanities (Registration Requested) @ 6:30 on Thursday 5/30/2019

Global Banjar: International Voices in Antebellum Banjo Music ~ New Hampshire Humanities (Registration Requested) @ 6:30 on Thursday 5/30/2019

The Hardtacks (Marek Bennett and Woody Pringle) deliver an engaging overview of global politics prior to the American Civil War through the lens of early banjo music. Between 1820 and 1860, the banjo transformed from a slave instrument found only on Southern plantations to an international pop phenomenon: songs and playing techniques carried far...
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Morning Book Group-DATE CHANGE to Wednesday, May 29, 2019 @10:15-11:30am

Morning Book Group-DATE CHANGE to Wednesday, May 29, 2019 @10:15-11:30am

Looking for an interesting morning? Come to the Morning Book Group! We regularly meet the 4th Wednesday of the month and discuss the current book. This month however we meet on May 29th. If you haven’t read the book come anyway to listen, have coffee/tea and light refreshment. The books are available at the...
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Ten Hours Until Dawn with Michael Tougias ~ NH Humanities and Atkinson Recreation (Registration Requested) @ 6:30, Wed. 6/5/19

Ten Hours Until Dawn with Michael Tougias ~ NH Humanities and Atkinson Recreation (Registration Requested) @ 6:30, Wed. 6/5/19

During the height of the Blizzard of 1978 the pilot boat Can Do, with five men onboard, set out from Gloucester to assist a lost Coast Guard boat and an oil tanker that was in a Mayday situation. Ten Hours Until Dawn tells the story of what happened on that awful night when the...
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Brown Bag Book Club (Grades 3 & 4) – Thursday, May 16, 2019 – 6:30-7:30pm

Brown Bag Book Club (Grades 3 & 4) – Thursday, May 16, 2019 – 6:30-7:30pm

The Brown Bag Book Club meets on Thursdays. Hope you’ll join in the fun reading at home, then coming to discuss the book with your friends! You’re welcome to bring a lunch in a bag and we always provide sweets and drinks. Come have a good time with us. Register now! Our book for...
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Teen Book Discussion: Tuesday, May 14th @6:30

Teen Book Discussion: Tuesday, May 14th @6:30

The book of the month is Loving vs. Virginia by Patricia Powell, illustrations by Shadra Strickland From acclaimed author Patricia Hruby Powell comes the story of a landmark civil rights case, told in spare and gorgeous verse. In 1955, in Caroline County, Virginia, amidst segregation and prejudice, injustice and cruelty, two teenagers fell in...
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Founding Fathers: What Were They Thinking? (NH Humanities) Registration Requested @ 6:30pm on Thursday, 5/9/2019

Founding Fathers: What Were They Thinking? (NH Humanities) Registration Requested @ 6:30pm on Thursday, 5/9/2019

In 1787, delegates gathered in Philadelphia to address a wide variety of crises facing the young United States of America, and produced a charter for a new government. In modern times, competing political and legal claims are frequently based on what those delegates intended. Mythology about the founders and their work at the 1787...
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The Social Black Bear: What Bears Have Taught Me About Being Human with Benjamin Kilham ~ (Registration Required) @ 6:30 on Monday 5/13/19

The Social Black Bear: What Bears Have Taught Me About Being Human with Benjamin Kilham ~ (Registration Required) @ 6:30 on Monday 5/13/19

Black bears, thought to be solitary, have a different type of social behavior that possibly parallels early human behavior. They show evidence of reciprocal altruism, matri-linear hierarchy, and a mix of intentional and emotional communication. Bears can live for as many as forty years, which allows them long-term benefits from forming relationships with fellow...
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