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Book Sale: Public Day 2

June 25 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Friends' Book Sale at Scarborough High School AND TAB BAKE SALE FROM 9:00 AM TO NOON!

Book Sale: Bargain Day!

June 26 from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. It's BARGAIN DAY: Fill your plastic grocery bag for $3.00 and canvas tote bags for $5!

Kids Movie Matinee: Zootopia

June 29 at 3:00pm. For children in Grades 1 thru 5. Popcorn and beverages included. Register today!

Teen Movie: Cool Runnings

June 29 at 6:00pm. For teens Grades 6 and up in the fall. Register today!

Teen Journaling

July 6 at 6:00pm. For teens in Grades 6 and up. Create your own journal to track daily thoughts and activities. Journals and pens provided. Register today!

Meet & Greet with Mike Shaw

July 7 at 10:30am. Our weekly Meet and Greet is a story time and show-and-tell in one! Meet Mike Shaw and check out a BIG truck.


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!

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Yesterday

  1. Book Sale: Day 1
    • Start time: 09:00am
    • End date: Friday, June 24th
    • End time: 04:00pm
    • First day hours: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm! Goodbye to tents; hello to more room to shop and park! This year’s book sale is moving to the Scarborough High School Cafe to accommodate the more than 25,000 donated books. With a plentiful inventory of books, puzzles, and audio-visual titles to choose from, readers of all ages should find at least one item by their favorite author at this annual Friends sponsored event. Visit the Friends' website for more details at www.scarboroughlibraryfriends.org.

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Today

  1. Book Sale: Day 2
    • Start time: 09:00am
    • End date: Saturday, June 25th
    • End time: 04:00pm
    • Day 2 hours: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Goodbye to tents; hello to more room to shop and park! This year’s book sale is moving to the Scarborough High School Cafe to accommodate the more than 25,000 donated books. With a plentiful inventory of books, puzzles, and audio-visual titles to choose from, readers of all ages should find at least one item by their favorite author at this annual Friends sponsored event. Visit the Friends' website for more details at www.scarboroughlibraryfriends.org.

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  2. Knitting Group
    • Start time: 10:00am
    • End date: Saturday, June 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.

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Tomorrow

  1. Book Sale: Bargain Day
    • Start time: 01:00pm
    • End date: Sunday, June 26th
    • End time: 05:00pm
    • Sunday is Bargain day from 1:00pm to 5:00pm. Bargain day means fill your plastic grocery bag for $3.00 and canvas tote bags for $5. This year’s book sale is moving to the Scarborough High School Cafe to accommodate the more than 25,000 donated books. Visit the Friends' website for more details at www.scarboroughlibraryfriends.org.

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Monday, June 27th

  1. Javascript Workshop
    • Start time: 06:00pm
    • End date: Monday, June 27th
    • End time: 07:30pm
    • For High School students and Adults: Our partnership with the Maine State of Learning (MSOL) continues with this FREE workshop to help you achieve skills that will improve your career pathways and personal goals. Learn the basics of Javascript, a programming language that can provide dynamic interactivity on websites. We’ll start with simple features and work our way into more database-driven apps. No Session July 4.

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  2. Javascript Workshop
    • Start time: 06:00pm
    • End date: Monday, June 27th
    • End time: 07:30pm
    • For High School students and Adults: Our partnership with the Maine State of Learning (MSOL) continues with this FREE workshop to help you achieve skills that will improve your career pathways and personal goals. Learn the basics of Javascript, a programming language that can provide dynamic interactivity on websites. We’ll start with simple features and work our way into more database-driven apps. No Session July 4.

      Learn More

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Wednesday, June 29th

  1. Kids Movie: Zootopia
    • Start time: 03:00pm
    • End date: Wednesday, June 29th
    • End time: 05:00pm
    • Grades 1-5
      In a city of anthropomorphic (having human characteristics) animals, a rookie bunny cop and a cynical con artist fox must work together to uncover a conspiracy. Pre-registration required. Popcorn included! Call Youth Services at 883-4723 opt. 3 or email kids@scarboroughlibrary.org.

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  2. Teen Movie: Cool Runnings
    • Start time: 06:00pm
    • End date: Wednesday, June 29th
    • End time: 07:30pm
    • Grades 6 and up: Cool Runnings (PG/running time 98 mins.) This adventure comedy follows the true story of a Jamaican sprinter who enlists the help of a dishonored coach to start the first Jamaican Bobsled Team. Pre-registration required by calling Youth Services at 883-4723 option 3, or emailing kids@scarboroughlibrary.org. Popcorn and beverages included!

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Saturday, July 2nd

  1. Knitting Group
    • Start time: 10:00am
    • End date: Saturday, July 2nd
    • 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. Summer Hours 10am-2pm

Sunday, July 3rd

  1. Closed

Monday, July 4th

  1. Javascript Workshop
    • Start time: 06:00pm
    • End date: Monday, July 4th
    • End time: 07:30pm
    • For High School students and Adults: Our partnership with the Maine State of Learning (MSOL) continues with this FREE workshop to help you achieve skills that will improve your career pathways and personal goals. Learn the basics of Javascript, a programming language that can provide dynamic interactivity on websites. We’ll start with simple features and work our way into more database-driven apps. No Session July 4.

      Learn More

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Tuesday, July 5th

  1. Book Discussion Group
  2. Summer Story Time
    • Start time: 10:00am
    • End date: Tuesday, July 5th
    • End time: 11:00am
    • Ages birth to 3
      Taking our cue from the more casual summer schedule, we’re offering a story time for infants and toddlers that will include stories with Marilyn and “discovery stations” for some play-based fun!

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  3. Scarborough Teen Writers Group
    • Start time: 06:00pm
    • End date: Tuesday, July 5th
    • End time: 07:30pm
    • The Scarborough Library is pleased to announce a teen summer writing group for grades 6-12, offered in collaboration with Portland Writers Group Maine (PWGM). Teen writers will have the chance to receive feedback on their work and comment on others’ writing. All genres are welcome, including fantasy, sci-fi, poetry, and nonfiction. Each workshop will include a short session about topics such as point of view, voice, characterization, and critiquing skills. The Scarborough Teen Writers Group (STWG) will meet every other Tuesday from 6:00-7:30pm, beginning on June 21, and will end with meetings two weeks in a row on August 16 & 23. To register, call the Youth Room at 883-4723 opt. 3, email kids@scarboroughlibrary.org, or visit the PWGM's Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/groups/pwgmwriterssocialgroup/

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Wednesday, July 6th

  1. Teen Journaling
    • Start time: 06:00pm
    • End date: Wednesday, July 6th
    • End time: 07:30pm
    • Teen Journaling for Grades 6 and up. Imagine if there were not electronic devices. No Facebook. No Instagram. No Twitter. Inspired by graphic novel formats, writer and artist Karla Whitney will show teens how to create illustrated journals to capture moments in their lives. Journals and drawing pens will be provided. Pre-registration required by calling Youth Services at 883-4723 option 3, or emailing kids@scarboroughlibrary.org.

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