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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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Columbus Day
Mon, October 08
Veterans Day
Sun, November 11
Veterans Day Observed
Mon, November 12

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China's View of the World and of America

October 24 at 6:30 pm. Join Stephen Harder, international lawyer and Global Adjunct Professor of Law at New York University in Shanghai.

Evening Book Discussion - Sing, Unburied, Sing

The next meeting of the Evening Book Discussion Group is Wednesday, October 10.

Going Solar 101

September 26 at 6:30pm. Learn about the benefits of solar technology. Read more to register!

Monday Movie Matinee: Murder on the Orient Express

Monday, October 1 @ 1:30pm

Morning Book Discussion - Native Americans

The next meeting of the Morning Book Discussion Group is Tuesday, October 2.

Safe Landing Strategies: How to Soften a Fall

September 28 at 1:30 pm. Join the physical therapists from the Maine Strong Balance Center in Scarborough and learn how you can reduce your risk of falling.

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Yesterday

  1. Baby Lapsit
    • Start time: 09:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, September 25th
    • End time: 10:00am
    • Nursery rhymes, bounces, and songs with Marilyn

      Every Tuesday - Baby Lapsit Meeting Room 9:30 AM Ages Birth to 18 months with an adult

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  2. Rhymin' Time Story Time
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, September 25th
    • End time: 11:00am
    • Nursery rhymes, movement activities, songs, finger play with Marilyn. Every Tuesday - Rhymin' Time Story Time Meeting Room 10:30 AM Ages 18 months to 3 years with an adultLearn More

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  3. Teen Advisory Board Meeting

Today

  1. Teen Book Club
    • Start time: 03:00pm
    • End date: Wednesday, September 26th
    • End time: 04:00pm
    • Come read and talk about books that you choose and do fun book-related activities: skits, games, reader's theater, video--whatever! For students in Grades 6 and up.
      For more information, contact Youth Services (207)883-4723, option 3 or email: kids@scarboroughlibrary.org

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  2. Going Solar 101
    • Start time: 06:30pm
    • End date: Wednesday, September 26th
    • End time: 08:00pm
    • Have you ever wondered how you can transition into a clean energy future? Join ReVision Energy at the Scarborough Public Library to learn about the benefits of solar technology, and why you should make the switch to renewable energy. Did you know over the past 10 years, prices in solar technology have dropped 75%? ReVision will give you all the tools and information you need for a clean, successful energy transition in your home or business today! This event is free and open to the public. Please RSVP to ReVision here https://enjoy.solar/2vtsoRU. For more information, please contact Jill at jmclaughlin@revisionenergy.com

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Tomorrow

  1. Thursday Family Story Time

Friday, September 28th

  1. Safe Landing Strategies
    • Start time: 01:30pm
    • End date: Friday, September 28th
    • End time: 02:30pm
    • September 22, 2018 is National Falls Prevention Awareness Day. The annual event raises awareness about ways to prevent fall-related injuries among older adults. Come to the Library and join the physical therapists from Maine Strong Balance Center located in Scarborough to learn how you can reduce your risk of falling. Discuss the anatomy and physiology of balance. Learn about tips to reduce your fall risk. View and discuss a demonstration on how to fall safely. This event is offered in partnership with Maine Strong Balance Center, and Maine Falls Prevention Coalition. It is free to attend and open to the public. No pre-registration required.

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Saturday, September 29th

  1. Knitting Group
    • Start time: 10:00am
    • End date: Saturday, September 29th
    • 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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  2. Saturday Story Time
    • Start time: 11:00am
    • End date: Saturday, September 29th
    • End time: 11:30am
    • Join Sarah for a mix of stories and songs. All ages with an adult.

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Monday, October 1st

  1. Movie Matinee
    • Start time: 01:30pm
    • End date: Monday, October 1st
    • 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.

      Learn More

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Tuesday, October 2nd

  1. Baby Lapsit
    • Start time: 09:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, October 2nd
    • End time: 10:00am
    • Nursery rhymes, bounces, and songs with Marilyn

      Every Tuesday - Baby Lapsit Meeting Room 9:30 AM Ages Birth to 18 months with an adult

    • View this event in Google Calendar
  2. Book Discussion Group
  3. Rhymin' Time Story Time
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, October 2nd
    • End time: 11:00am
    • Nursery rhymes, movement activities, songs, finger play with Marilyn. Every Tuesday - Rhymin' Time Story Time Meeting Room 10:30 AM Ages 18 months to 3 years with an adultLearn More

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  4. Teen Advisory Board Meeting
  5. Pajamarama
    • Start time: 06:30pm
    • End date: Tuesday, October 2nd
    • 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 for this special story time filled with books and crafts, presented by Sarah. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration required by calling the Youth Room at 883-4723 option 3, or emailing kids@scarboroughlibrary.org

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Wednesday, October 3rd

  1. Teen Book Club
    • Start time: 03:00pm
    • End date: Wednesday, October 3rd
    • End time: 04:00pm
    • Come read and talk about books that you choose and do fun book-related activities: skits, games, reader's theater, video--whatever! For students in Grades 6 and up.
      For more information, contact Youth Services (207)883-4723, option 3 or email: kids@scarboroughlibrary.org

    • View this event in Google Calendar

Thursday, October 4th

  1. Thursday Family Story Time
  2. Let's Talk America
    • Start time: 06:00pm
    • End date: Thursday, October 4th
    • 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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Saturday, October 6th

  1. Knitting Group
    • Start time: 10:00am
    • End date: Saturday, October 6th
    • 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

    • View this event in Google Calendar
  2. Saturday Story Time
    • Start time: 11:00am
    • End date: Saturday, October 6th
    • End time: 11:30am
    • Join Sarah for a mix of stories and songs. All ages with an adult.

    • View this event in Google Calendar

 

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