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Monday and Friday
10:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday-Wednesday-Thursday
10:00am-8:00pm
Saturday
10:00am-5:00pm
Sunday
1:00pm-5:00pm

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Memorial Day
Mon, May 30
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Mon, July 04
Labor Day
Mon, September 05

 

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June Let's Talk America

Thursday, June 2 at 6:00 pm. The topic will be posted the week prior to the event.

NEW DATE! Teen Library Lock In

June 3 - Arrive after 6:00pm; event starts at 6:30pm. Sign up for this awesome night for students going into Grades 6 thru 8 in the fall!

Monday Movie Matinee: Brooklyn

Monday, June 6 @ 1:30pm

Encore Presentation: Concussion

Back by popular demand, this film will be shown again on Monday, June 13 at 1:30pm.

Scarborough Writers Workshop June Gathering

June 14 from 5:45pm to 7:45pm. Share your work with other writers at our new monthly workshop!

Summer Reading Kick Off

June 15 at 6:00pm. Mad Science will kick off our summer of reading at Wentworth School Cafe!


Stop in and pick up your free copy of the latest issue of BookPage. This popular service is provided by the Friends of Scarborough Library. The new issue arrives the first of every month. Get your copy while they last!

Calendar

Yesterday

  1. Kevin Hancock: Lunch N' Learn
    • Start time: 12:00pm
    • End date: Thursday, May 26th
    • End time: 01:00pm
    • The Library will host a Lunch N’ Learn featuring successful businessman, Kevin Hancock, President of Hancock lumber and author of the acclaimed book Not for Sale: Finding Center in the Land of Crazy. In a corporate world hallmarked by the never-ending quest for bigger, better, more – and a 24/7 internet-wired world consumed with roles, responsibilities, and external accomplishments – Kevin will share how he learned to look inward for meaning and purpose to create an organizational structure where the goal is to do less, not more. Copies of his book Not for Sale will be available for purchase and signing at the event. Bring a lunch; dessert and beverages will be provided. Pre-registration is required by calling the Library at 883-4723 option 4 or emailing askSPL@scarboroughlibrary.org.

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  2. Senior Series: Advanced Medical Care Planning
    • Start time: 06:30pm
    • End date: Thursday, May 26th
    • End time: 08:00pm
    • The Scarborough Public Library has partnered with professionals in the financial and adult services fields to offer a three-part series on important consumer information for older adults.Have you planned for your future health care in the same way you planned your retirement? If not, Jennifer Minkowitz with Southern Maine Agency on Aging will idenitfy actions you can take to ease the health care decisions your loved ones may one day face about you. She will introduce Respecting Choices® advance health care planning options - a gift you can give your loved ones. To register for this free event, contact Adult Services at 883-4723 option 4, or email askSPL@scarboroughlibrary.org

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Tomorrow

  1. Knitting Group
    • Start time: 10:00am
    • End date: Saturday, May 28th
    • End time: 12:00pm
    • LIBRARY KNITTING GROUP
      EVERY SATURDAY FROM 10:00 AM TO NOON
      LOCATION: CONFERENCE ROOM

      Whether you’ve been knitting for decades or days, join the Library's Knitting Group in the Conference Room (located near the public computers). Bring knitting needles, yarn, patterns...whatever you have. FMI call 883-4723 option 4.

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Tuesday, May 31st

  1. Teen Advisory Board Meeting

Wednesday, June 1st

  1. Last day to register for Lock In
  2. Bookworms Teen Book Club
    • Start time: 03:00pm
    • End date: Wednesday, June 1st
    • End time: 04:00pm
    • Do you love to read...talk about books...write? Check out our teen book club and get to know other like-minded young adults!

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Thursday, June 2nd

  1. Let's Talk America
    • Start time: 06:00pm
    • End date: Thursday, June 2nd
    • End time: 08:00pm
    • Let's Talk America! forums are happening all around the country, bringing people together for inclusive, respectful dialogue about issues facing our communities, our state, and our nation. Come share your views—and consider new insights. These programs are free and open to the public. For more information, contact local facilitator, Sam Kelley at cell 650-1814.

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Friday, June 3rd

  1. Teen Lock In - New Date!
    • Start time: 06:00pm
    • End date: Friday, June 3rd
    • End time: 08:30pm
    • NEW DATE! Students entering grades 6 thru 8 in the fall: Sign up for this fun night at the Library sponsored by our Teen Advisory Board (TAB)! Doors will open at 6:00 PM, then we’ll “lock in” everyone at 6:30 PM for two hours of games and special activities. The "Around the World' theme will include a cool Labyrinth through the book stacks. What else does the TAB have planned? Wii U Games. Karaoke. Maker Space. Snacks...and more! To register, contact the Youth Room at 883-4723 option 3 or email kids@scarboroughlibrary.org. Must register by June 1. Minimum of 25 must be registered.

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Saturday, June 4th

  1. Knitting Group
    • Start time: 10:00am
    • End date: Saturday, June 4th
    • End time: 12:00pm
    • LIBRARY KNITTING GROUP
      EVERY SATURDAY FROM 10:00 AM TO NOON
      LOCATION: CONFERENCE ROOM

      Whether you’ve been knitting for decades or days, join the Library's Knitting Group in the Conference Room (located near the public computers). Bring knitting needles, yarn, patterns...whatever you have. FMI call 883-4723 option 4.

      LEARN MORE

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Monday, June 6th

  1. Movie Matinee
    • Start time: 01:30pm
    • End date: Monday, June 6th
    • End time: 03:30pm
    • Monday Movie Matinee
      First Monday of Each Month

      Join us for a FREE viewing of contemporary and classic movies - from recent theater releases to old favorites. Check the homepage of our website for the monthly selection at www.scarboroughlibrary.org. This event is open to the public.

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Tuesday, June 7th

  1. Book Discussion Group
  2. Teen Advisory Board Meeting
  3. Pajamarama
    • Start time: 06:30pm
    • End date: Tuesday, June 7th
    • End time: 07:30pm
    • Pajamas in the library? Absolutely! Children ages 4 and up are invited to wear their coziest pajamas and bring their favorite thing to cuddle.

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Wednesday, June 8th

  1. Book Discussion Group
    • Start time: 06:30pm
    • End date: Wednesday, June 8th
    • End time: 08:00pm
    • The Library's new evening book discussion group meets in the Conference Room on the second Wednesday of the month at 6:30pm.

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