Library Hours

Monday and Friday
10:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday-Wednesday-Thursday
10:00am-8:00pm
Saturday
10:00am-2:00pm
Sunday
Closed through Labor Day

Holidays

Labor Day
Mon, September 07
Columbus Day
Mon, October 12
Veteran's Day
Wed, November 11

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Pajamarama! Lion Theme

Meet the King of the Jungle. It'll be a "roaring" good time!

New Evening Book Group to Discuss Orphan Train

Join us for the first meeting of the Library's new evening book discussion group on Wednesday, September 9 at 6:30pm.

Far from the Madding Crowd

Monday Movie Matinee on September 14, 2015 at 1:30pm. (Date change due to holiday.)

French Conversation Group

Join this NEW monthly gathering and practice your French speaking skills! First meeting is Tuesday, September 15 at 6:30pm.

Climber/Author Freddie Wilkinson

Hear the compelling story of the 2008 K2 tragedy through the eyes of the climbing Sherpas.

Derek & Dylan Volk: Chasing the Rabbit

A family shares their powerful story of raising a child with Asperger’s Syndrome.


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. Let's Talk America!
    • Start time: 06:30pm
    • End date: Thursday, September 3rd
    • End time: 07:30pm
    • Let's Talk America!
      Every First Thursday of the Month

      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. This program is free and open to the public. Check our website homepage a week prior for the monthly topic. For more information, contact local facilitator, Sam Kelley at cell 650-1814.

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Tomorrow

  1. Summer Hrs. 10am - 2pm
    • End date: Saturday, September 5th
    • Summer Weekend Hours change July through Labor Day. The Library will be open Saturdays from 10am to 2pm and will be closed on Sundays.

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  2. Knitting Group
    • Start time: 10:00am
    • End date: Saturday, September 5th
    • 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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Sunday, September 6th

  1. Closed: Summer Hours
    • End date: Sunday, September 6th
    • Summer Weekend Hours change July through Labor Day. The Library will be open Saturdays from 10am to 2pm and will be closed on Sundays.

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Monday, September 7th

  1. Closed: Labor Day

Tuesday, September 8th

  1. Baby Lapsit
    • Start time: 09:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, September 8th
    • 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, September 8th
    • 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

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  3. Pajamarama
    • Start time: 06:30pm
    • End date: Tuesday, September 8th
    • 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, September 9th

  1. Family Story Times
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • End date: Wednesday, September 9th
    • End time: 11:00am
    • Every Wednesday: Family Story Time
      10:30 AM Ages 3 and up with an adult

      Join Mrs. C and promote a love for reading with members of your family...grandparents, aunts, uncles, friends - all are welcome!

      Learn More

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  2. Book Discussion Group
    • Start time: 06:30pm
    • End date: Wednesday, September 9th
    • 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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Saturday, September 12th

  1. Knitting Group
    • Start time: 10:00am
    • End date: Saturday, September 12th
    • 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 12th
    • 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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Monday, September 14th

  1. Movie Matinee
    • Start time: 01:30pm
    • End date: Monday, September 14th
    • 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, September 15th

  1. Baby Lapsit
    • Start time: 09:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, September 15th
    • 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, September 15th
    • 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

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  3. French Conversation Group
    • Start time: 06:30pm
    • End date: Tuesday, September 15th
    • End time: 08:00pm
    • Every Third Tuesday of the Month: French Conversation Group
      6:30pm to 8:00pm in the Conference Room

      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!

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Wednesday, September 16th

  1. Family Story Times
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • End date: Wednesday, September 16th
    • End time: 11:00am
    • Every Wednesday: Family Story Time
      10:30 AM Ages 3 and up with an adult

      Join Mrs. C and promote a love for reading with members of your family...grandparents, aunts, uncles, friends - all are welcome!

      Learn More

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Thursday, September 17th

  1. Library Trustees
    • Start time: 06:30pm
    • End date: Thursday, September 17th
    • End time: 08:30pm
    • Monthly meeting of the library Board of Trustees. Open to the public.

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Saturday, September 19th

  1. Knitting Group
    • Start time: 10:00am
    • End date: Saturday, September 19th
    • 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 19th
    • 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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Tuesday, September 22nd

  1. Baby Lapsit
    • Start time: 09:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, September 22nd
    • 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, September 22nd
    • 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.

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  3. TEEN ADVISORY BOARD
    • Start time: 03:00pm
    • End date: Tuesday, September 22nd
    • End time: 04:00pm
    • Anyone going into 6th grade thru High School is welcome to participate in TAB. Contact Youth Services for more information.

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Wednesday, September 23rd

  1. Family Story Times
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • End date: Wednesday, September 23rd
    • End time: 11:00am
    • Every Wednesday: Family Story Time
      10:30 AM Ages 3 and up with an adult

      Join Mrs. C and promote a love for reading with members of your family...grandparents, aunts, uncles, friends - all are welcome!

      Learn More

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  2. Your Government, Your Neighborhood
    • Start time: 11:00am
    • End date: Wednesday, September 23rd
    • End time: 01:00pm
    • Senator Angus King created the initiative Your Government, Your Neighborhood to get members of his staff out of the office and into communities. These informal “drop in” sessions offer constituents the opportunity to share concerns and learn more about the Senator’s efforts to help Maine residents. Stop by and lend your voice to the conversation! For more information about these events, call 1-800-432-1599.

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  3. Author Freddie Wilkinson
    • Start time: 06:30pm
    • End date: Wednesday, September 23rd
    • End time: 08:00pm
    • Special Armchair Traveler Event: An Evening with Freddie Wilkinson
      Climber, Guide, and Author of One Mountain Thousand Summits: The Untold Story of Tragedy and True Heroism on K2

      Wilkinson’s in-depth reporting on the 2008 K2 season changed public perception of the tragedy that took the lives of 11 climbers by telling the story through the eyes of the climbing-Sherpas. His work resulted in the narrative non-fiction book, One Mountain Thousand Summits.

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