Upcoming Events

Laura Young: Why do we give?

Laura Young, Philanthropy, Why do we give?

Please join us for this special evening with Laura Young, Vice President of Philanthropy for Maine Community Foundation. Why Do We Give? Laura will explore our motivations for giving back, our history of civic engagement in this country, and our need to belong and feel connected today in our changing world.

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 6:30pm

Media Smart Family Event

Raising Media Smart Families, Scarborough Public Library, Scarborough School Department

Our Library is partnering with the Scarborough Public Schools to introduce important digital literacy skills to all ages within our community using content and services provided by Common Sense, a non-profit organization dedicated to "helping kids thrive in a world of media and technology.” The initiative will start with elementary school children—a critical age for developing smart media habits.

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Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 6:00pm

Armchair Travelogue to Yellowstone

Armchair Travelogue, Yellowstone National Park, Jonathan Rundell

If you missed Jonathan Rundell’s presentation on Glacier National Park, you’ll want to mark this date on your calendar! Join Jonathan and five Maine and New Hampshire backpackers for a “virtual” trip as they spend eight nights on the trail in Wyoming and Montana. We’ll start with five nights in the northwest corner of Yellowstone National Park— including an ascent of 11,000 foot Electric Peak.

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Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 6:30pm