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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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President's Day
Mon, February 20
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Sun, April 16
Patriot's Day
Mon, April 17

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Scarborough Writers Workshop February Gathering

DATE CHANGED TO FEBRUARY 21 THIS MONTH ONLY - starting at 4:45pm. NEW FORMAT offers more time for writing and discussion. Read more for details!

Family Matinee: Kubo and the Two Strings

Friday, February 24 at 1:30pm. Planning a "staycation" for February school vacation? Join us for a Matinee of Kubo and the Two Strings. Rated PG

Listening Sessions with Larissa Crockett, Asst. Town Mgr.

February 28 at 6:30pm. Share your thoughts about the town budget process at this "Listening Session" with Larissa Crockett, Assistant Town Manager.

February French Conversation Group

February gathering changed to Feb. 28 at 6:30 pm. Practice your French speaking language skills with this welcoming group!

Monday Movie Matinee - Arrival

Oscar nominated film to be shown Monday, March 6 @ 1:30pm.

Morning Book Discussion - The Underground Railroad

The next meeting of the Morning Book Discussion Group is March 7.


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. Knitting Group
    • Start time: 10:00am
    • End date: Saturday, February 18th
    • 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, February 18th
    • End time: 11:30am
    • Every Saturday: Family Story Time
      11:00am in the Youth Room
      All Ages

      Work all week? This story time is a great way to spend quality time together as a family! Janet will be joined by Brenda for a mix of stories and song.

      Learn More

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Tomorrow

  1. Closed - Presidents' Day

Tuesday, February 21st

  1. Baby Lapsit
    • Start time: 09:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, February 21st
    • End time: 10:00am
    • Every Tuesday: Baby Lapsit - Meeting Room 9:30 AM
      Ages birth to 18 months with an adult
      Nursery rhymes, movement activities, songs, finger play with Marilyn.

      Learn More

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  2. Toddler Time
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, February 21st
    • End time: 11:00am
    • Every Tuesday: Toddler Time - Meeting Room 10:30 AM
      Ages 18 months and up with an adult
      Picture books, rhymes, songs, and movement with Marilyn.

      Learn More

    • View this event in Google Calendar
  3. Teen Advisory Board Meeting
    • Start time: 03:00pm
    • End date: Tuesday, February 21st
    • End time: 04:00pm
    • The Scarborough Public Library Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a group of teens in grades 6-10 who are interested in becoming more involved in the library. Meetings are on Tuesdays from 3pm to 4pm. help lead/create programming; volunteer at events; organize community service projects; and influence how the library serves teens.

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  4. Scarborough Writers Workshop
    • Start time: 04:45pm
    • End date: Tuesday, February 21st
    • End time: 06:45pm
    • DATE CHANGE FOR FEBRUARY ONLY TO FEBRUARY 21. This monthly workshop offered in partnership with Portland Writers Group Maine (PWGM) now combines more time for creative writing with the opportunity to discuss your work in a welcoming atmosphere. Arrive any time after 4:45 pm for open writing using writing prompts, or work on a piece of your own. Discussion will follow from 6:45 pm to 7:45 pm. Visit our website listing for information on how to participate.

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Wednesday, February 22nd

  1. Bookworms Teen Book Club
    • Start time: 03:00pm
    • End date: Wednesday, February 22nd
    • 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!

      LEARN MORE

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Friday, February 24th

  1. Family Movie - KUBO
    • Start time: 01:30pm
    • End date: Friday, February 24th
    • End time: 03:00pm
    • Planning a “staycation” for February vacation week? Join us for a FREE screening of Kubo and the Two Strings. Kubo lives a quiet, normal life in a small shoreside village until a spirit from the past turns his life upside down. Rated PG; 101 mins. Popcorn and beverages will be included! We ask that parents/guardians remain in the room during the movie. Seating limited to 50!

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Saturday, February 25th

  1. Knitting Group
    • Start time: 10:00am
    • End date: Saturday, February 25th
    • 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, February 25th
    • End time: 11:30am
    • Every Saturday: Family Story Time
      11:00am in the Youth Room
      All Ages

      Work all week? This story time is a great way to spend quality time together as a family! Janet will be joined by Brenda for a mix of stories and song.

      Learn More

    • View this event in Google Calendar

Monday, February 27th

  1. Coloring Group
    • Start time: 02:30pm
    • End date: Monday, February 27th
    • End time: 04:30pm
    • Color your stress away! We’ve partnered with the Scarborough Community Services’ 55 Plus program to offer a multi-generational coloring group for adults and youth. Supplies will be provided, but you can bring your own materials as well.

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Tuesday, February 28th

  1. Baby Lapsit
    • Start time: 09:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, February 28th
    • End time: 10:00am
    • Every Tuesday: Baby Lapsit - Meeting Room 9:30 AM
      Ages birth to 18 months with an adult
      Nursery rhymes, movement activities, songs, finger play with Marilyn.

      Learn More

    • View this event in Google Calendar
  2. Toddler Time
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, February 28th
    • End time: 11:00am
    • Every Tuesday: Toddler Time - Meeting Room 10:30 AM
      Ages 18 months and up with an adult
      Picture books, rhymes, songs, and movement with Marilyn.

      Learn More

    • View this event in Google Calendar
  3. Teen Advisory Board Meeting
    • Start time: 03:00pm
    • End date: Tuesday, February 28th
    • End time: 04:00pm
    • The Scarborough Public Library Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a group of teens in grades 6-10 who are interested in becoming more involved in the library. Meetings are on Tuesdays from 3pm to 4pm. help lead/create programming; volunteer at events; organize community service projects; and influence how the library serves teens.

    • View this event in Google Calendar
  4. French Conversation Group
    • Start time: 06:30pm
    • End date: Tuesday, February 28th
    • End time: 08:00pm
    • Every Third Tuesday of the Month: French Conversation Group
      6:30pm to 8:00pm in the Conference Room
      DATE CHANGE THIS MONTH ONLY!

      Our new French Conversation Group will give intermediate to advanced French speakers the chance to do just that, although beginners are welcome to come and absorb as much as they can!

      Learn More

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  5. Listening Sessions
    • Start time: 06:30pm
    • End date: Tuesday, February 28th
    • End time: 08:00pm
    • The Library will welcome Larissa Crockett, Assistant Town Manager, for two “Listening Sessions” to offer Scarborough residents the opportunity to share their thoughts on the annual budget process. Larissa will be available in the center of the Library for informal conversations between 11:30am and 1:30pm on Wednesday, February 8, 2017. She'll return on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at 6:30 PM to the Meeting Room where residents can share their thoughts in a group setting.

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Wednesday, March 1st

  1. Bookworms Teen Book Club
    • Start time: 03:00pm
    • End date: Wednesday, March 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!

      LEARN MORE

    • View this event in Google Calendar

Thursday, March 2nd

  1. Let's Talk America
    • Start time: 06:00pm
    • End date: Thursday, March 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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