All Upcoming Adult Events

Stonewall Uprising: Documentary and Discussion

Retro Summer Series, Stonewall Uprising, Film and Discussion

The Library's Retro Summer Series commemorates the 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, Apollo 11 moon landing, and Woodstock festival. On June 28, 1969, a gay club located in Greenwich Village in New York City - the Stonewall Inn - was raided by New York City police. The event sparked a riot that would lead to six days of protests and violent clashes in neighboring streets of the Stonewall Inn and in nearby Christopher Park.

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Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 6:30pm

July Let's Talk America

Let's Talk America

Note: Date changed to July 11 due to July 4th holiday. The best answer to a question begins with a meaningful conversation! The Let's Talk America! forum offers a respectful environment to discuss contemporary issues happening locally and globally. The next gathering will be June 11. The topic will be posted the week of the event. FMI, contact the forum's facilitator, Sam Kelley, at 650-1814.

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Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 6:00pm

Monthly Drop-In Sketching Group

Drop In Sketching Group, Monthly, 2nd Friday

Our next gathering will be July 12.  Find your creative side! Noodling. Doodling. Dabbling. If a program description includes these words, you can be sure it will be relaxed and fun. Basic supplies provided, or bring your own sketch pad and pens/pencils. We'll be joined by retired illustrator, Michael Brown. This event is free to attend.

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Friday, July 12, 2019 - 10:00am

Read ME Author Susan Conley

Susan Conley, Paris Was the Place, Read ME, MHC, MSL

Special Read ME event with award-winning author, Susan Conley! Read ME is a statewide summer reading program that gets Maine’s adults all reading the same books...written by Maine authors and recommended by a Maine author—Tess Gerritsen. This year’s selected titles are Paris Was the Place by Susan Conley and After the Eclipse: A Mother’s Murder, a Daughter’s Search by Sarah Perry.

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Tuesday, July 23, 2019 - 6:30pm

Apollo 11 Documentary

Summer Retro Series, Apollo 11, documentary

The Library's Retro Summer Series commemorates the 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, Apollo 11 moon landing, and Woodstock festival. Join us for the screening of the newly released documentary Apollo 11. Be a witness to never-before-seen footage of the July 16, 1969 mission that placed the first man on the moon.

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Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 6:30pm

Woodstock Documentary

Retro Summer Series,  Woodstock, Documentary

The Library's Retro Summer Series commemorates the 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, Apollo 11 moon landing, and Woodstock festival. From August 15 to August 18, 1969, more than 400,000 people decended onto Max Yasgur's 600-acre dairy farm near White Lake in Bethel, New York -  43 miles southwest of Woodstock - for the Woodstock Music and Art Festival.

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Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 6:30pm