Cold Comfort seeks scripts for festival of short plays
Fri, 02/22/2019 - 4:00pm
BELFAST — Cold Comfort Theater in Belfast is accepting submissions of original, un-produced short...
Mystery Book Club reads ‘Murder On the Oxford Canal’
Fri, 02/22/2019 - 2:15pm
THOMASTON — The second meeting of the Thomaston Public Library Mystery Book Club will be held,...
Libraries show their love with fine forgiveness
Wed, 02/20/2019 - 8:45am
Everyone knows that feeling of dread: you’re tidying up and come across a library book that is way...
Round the Campfire music, storytelling at Hope Library
Sun, 02/17/2019 - 6:15pm
HOPE — Join Jan Zimmermann, storyteller, musician and artist, Tuesday, Feb. 19, at 1 p.m., at Hope...
Standing at the Edge: study group, meditation series
Fri, 02/15/2019 - 1:00pm
ROCKLAND — Rockland Shambhala will launch a five-week study group “Standing at the Edge” at 16...
Dino Week at Rockland Public Library
Fri, 02/15/2019 - 12:45pm
ROCKLAND — Rockland Library is crazy about dinosaurs, according to a news release. This year the...
Rockland Public Library to present author talk with Lisa Steele-Maley
Thu, 02/14/2019 - 4:15pm
ROCKLAND - Lisa Steele-Maley will present a talk about her book Without a Map: A Caregiver’s...
February happenings at Appleton Library
Thu, 02/14/2019 - 9:45am
APPLETON — Technical assistance, stitching groups, music, lectures, and stories come to Appleton...
Historian, ‘Fireside Chats’ author to discuss book in Belfast
Wed, 02/13/2019 - 9:30am
BELFAST — Writer Jeff Shula and historian Megan Pinette will discuss the recently published...
Rockport’s Library Committee contributes $150,000 to construction
Tue, 02/12/2019 - 8:00pm
ROCKPORT — The Rockport Library Foundation took another big step toward reaching its $2 million...
Author of ‘Half of Every Couple’ to speak at Lincolnville Community Library
Tue, 02/12/2019 - 9:00am
LINCOLNVILLE — Diane O’Brien will give a free talk on her new book, Half of Every Couple: When...
School vacation activities at Thomaston Public Library
Fri, 02/08/2019 - 3:45pm
THOMASTON — Thomaston Public Library has fun stuff in store for the week of school vacation,...
What makes Rockland’s hello hello stand out on the shortlist for ‘Bookshop of the Year’
Fri, 02/08/2019 - 10:00am
ROCKLAND—It’s been a whirlwind couple of weeks for Lacy Simons, owner of hello hello books in...
Manga 101: Goodnight PunPun
Wed, 02/06/2019 - 1:30pm
Inio Asano is a highly praised mangaka (manga author/illustrator). He is best known for his work...
This 12-year-old is already getting commissions for her drawings
Mon, 02/04/2019 - 6:45pm
ROCKPORT— If we know one thing about 12-year-old Olivia Gelerman, we know she loves the literary...
Intergenerational Book Club at Thomaston Public Library
Sun, 02/03/2019 - 12:00pm
THOMASTON — Thomaston Intergenerational Book Club will meet to discuss Mrs. Sinclair's Suitcase, by...
Love Stories in 5 Minutes: True, Blue, Inconvenient, and Otherwise
Sun, 02/03/2019 - 11:30am
ROCKLAND — Have a love story you’re longing to tell? Or one you’d love to hear?
On Thursday, Feb.14...
Belfast Free Library announces February ‘Food for Fines’ program
Thu, 01/31/2019 - 2:00pm
BELFAST - Throughout February, Belfast Free Library will waive overdue fines for patrons who donate...
Belfast Free Library initiates February ‘Food for Fines’
Thu, 01/31/2019 - 1:45pm
BELFAST — Throughout February, Belfast Free Library will waive overdue fines for patrons who donate...
Craft, book club, Mah Jongg at Carver Library
Wed, 01/30/2019 - 3:45pm
SEARSPORT — Carver Memorial Library has a few different options to keep locals engaged during...
Carver Memorial Library goes fine-free
Wed, 01/30/2019 - 10:15am
SEARSPORT - Carver Memorial Library in Searsport has gone fine-free on all materials, and has...
Let's Talk About It Book Club at Thomaston Public Library
Tue, 01/29/2019 - 1:30pm
THOMASTON — Facilitated by author and mentor Lee Heffner, the Let's Talk About It book group will...
Rockland's own hello hello books a nominee for Publishers Weekly Bookstore of the Year award
Mon, 01/28/2019 - 9:45am
Publishers Weekly, the magazine for writers, announced its shortlist for the 2019 PW Bookstore of...
Author talk delves into history of the forest service
Sun, 01/27/2019 - 3:45pm
CAMDEN — Author Bibi Gaston will speak at Camden Public Library, Friday, Feb. 15, at 3 p.m.
Belfast authors to have ‘Conversation in Poetry and Prose’
Sat, 01/26/2019 - 1:45pm
BELFAST — Belfast authors Elizabeth Garber and Linda Buckmaster present “Conversation in Poetry and...
Local poets to present perspectives on landscape, people of Penobscot Bay
Mon, 01/21/2019 - 5:00pm
CAMDEN — Local poets Kristen Lindquist and Paul McFarland will offer unique perspectives on the...
Endowment funding keeps Lincolnville Community Library thriving
Mon, 01/21/2019 - 4:45pm
LINCOLNVILLE — As the Lincolnville Community Library prepares to celebrate the five-year...
Writing ‘Half of Every Couple’
Mon, 01/21/2019 - 12:00pm
Life changed dramatically for Diane O’Brien the January night in 2017 when her husband, Wally, died...
Authors Conley, King to hold book talk in Belfast
Sun, 01/20/2019 - 3:30pm
BELFAST — Left Bank Books in downtown Belfast invites the public to join them, Thursday, Jan. 24...
Appleton Library hosts community discussion regarding library’s future
Sat, 01/19/2019 - 5:45pm
APPLETON — Join Appleton Library for a Community Discussion to guide its strategic planning,...
Carver Library open house celebrates volunteers
Tue, 01/15/2019 - 7:15pm
SEARSPORT — Carver Memorial Library invites the public to a Volunteer Appreciation Open House, held...
New England Barn Brownie to visit Rockland library
Tue, 01/15/2019 - 7:00pm
ROCKLAND — A New England Barn Brownie will visit the Rockland Public Library, Saturday, Jan. 26, at...
Camden Library’s Mid-Winter book sale held two weekends during Winterfest
Sat, 01/12/2019 - 2:15pm
CAMDEN — Camden Public Library is holding a Mid-Winter book sale on the first two weekends in...
Book club forms for adult reluctant readers
Fri, 01/11/2019 - 4:00pm
ROCKPORT — The goal of New Books, New Readers is to encourage reluctant adult readers to find the...
Nancy Harmon Jenkins to deliver author talk at Rockland Public Library
Fri, 01/11/2019 - 10:15am
ROCLAND - The Mediterranean diet has been hailed by everyone from food writers to nutritional...
Library plans local author fair; authors invited to apply
Thu, 01/10/2019 - 4:45pm
ROCKLAND — The Rockland Public Library is putting out a call for local writers to apply for a spot...
Two-day mini writing workshop in Camden
Tue, 01/08/2019 - 4:00pm
CAMDEN — If Not Now, When?
You know that story you have been meaning to write? It’s not gonna write...
Intergenerational Book Club discusses ‘Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend’
Tue, 01/08/2019 - 10:00am
THOMASTON — On Tuesday Jan. 15, at 2:30 p.m., the Thomaston Intergenerational Book Club will meet...
January programs at Carver Memorial Library
Sun, 01/06/2019 - 2:00pm
SEARSPORT — Carver Memorial Library has a variety of programs planned for the month of January....
Rockland Library Tech Class: Intro to Microsoft Word
Fri, 01/04/2019 - 3:00pm
ROCKLAND — Learn how to create and edit a document with Microsoft Word at the Rockland Public...
Rockland library book group announces new schedule
Thu, 01/03/2019 - 8:00pm
ROCKLAND — Catching up with the Classics, Rockland Library's book group, is changing its meeting...
Author Murray shares memoir on grief at Camden Library
Wed, 01/02/2019 - 4:30pm
CAMDED — Author Catharine H. Murray returns to Camden to debut her new book, Now You See the Sky,...
Snowpals Storytime at Rockland Library
Wed, 01/02/2019 - 4:15pm
ROCKLAND — Celebrate the first Rockin’ Storytime of 2019, during Snowpals Storytime, with two...
‘Modern Homesteader’ author to share challenges, joys of self sufficiency
Wed, 01/02/2019 - 4:15pm
ROCKLAND — On Tuesday, January 8, at 6:30 p.m., Kirsten Lie-Nielsen will launch her second book, So...
Kendall Merriam: Christmas Moon
Wed, 12/26/2018 - 12:30pm
To Our Friends of Rockland and the World
Bright shining with a ring of mist
Coming out with the...
Persuasive writing, speaking workshop in Belfast
Fri, 12/21/2018 - 12:45pm
BELFAST — “Writing and Speaking to Change the World” will be offered by Linda Buckmaster, Saturdays...
Arielle Greenberg selected as 10th Poet Laureate of Belfast
Tue, 12/18/2018 - 8:30pm
BELFAST — Arielle Greenberg, a full time resident of Belfast, an internationally renowned poet,...
Searsport teen wrote 33,000-word novel in one month
Tue, 12/18/2018 - 12:15pm
SEARSPORT— NaNoWriMo, otherwise known as National Novel Writing Month, is a challenge many new and...
Camden bakery transforms into pop-up bookshop until December 25
Sat, 12/15/2018 - 11:00am
CAMDEN— December is the season of giving and two businesses are making use of the collaborative...
Jumpstart January at Camden Public Library
Fri, 12/14/2018 - 1:30pm
CAMDEN — Each January, the Camden Public Library offers hands-on craft workshops for adults, called...