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June 2018

Book Buddies ~ Tuesdays, June 26-August 14

June 26 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every 4 weeks that begins at 10:30am on Tuesday, repeating until August 14, 2018

Tuesdays, June 26-August 14, 10:30-11:30am, Book Buddies: Reading Teamwork. Kristin Mango, Youth Minister of St. Mary Church, has gathered committed middle/ high school students to help younger children read over the summertime. Just drop-in to the Children’s Room, make the connection & select a book. On especially warm days, we’ll go to the Gazebo for our reading space. Mrs. Mango will supervise each session.

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Family Contra Dance

June 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Wednesday, June 27, 6-7:30pm, Family Contra Dance with Sharon Pyne & Friends, ages 6+, @Gazebo, Ice Cream Social to follow.

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Good Dirt Garden with Farmer, Becca Norklun

June 29 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Friday, June 29, 10:30-11:30am, Good Dirt Garden with certified organic grower, Becca Norklun, a MOFGA member who grows organic vegetables & flowers on her farm in Bowdoinham ~ all ages, @Gazebo.

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July 2018

Kennebec Estuary Land Trust Series for Kids

July 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

KELT ~ Kennebec Estuary Land Trust offers a four part series on Wednesdays, July 11, 18, 25, Aug 1, 10:00am to 11:00am, for kids 6 years old and younger with their parents or caregivers. Led by KELT educators in partnership with the Patten Free Library.  Check here for locations: Grow Garden Grow! July 11 – LOCAL Garden ~ Become a gardening expert at the LOCAL Garden! Learn what plants need to grow and put your green thumb to good use…

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“Little Sunny Makes Kimchi with Halmi” ~ Author Visit with Jill Lee

July 11 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Wednesday, July 11, 10:30-11:30am, Children’s Author Visit with Jill Lee who’ll read her new picture book, Little Sunny Makes Kimchi with Halmi & we’ll make kimchi, too, ages 6+, @Gazebo, (book purchasing & signing).

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Drawing for Graphic Novels Class with Vance!

July 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every 4 weeks that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

Wednesdays, July 11, 18, 25, Aug 1, 1-2pm, Drawing for Graphic Novels Class with Author & Illustrator, Vance Bessey, ages 7-12, registration is required, (sign up is for complete series). Cartoon Style class topics: form and figure; creating characters; characters doing things; using characters to tell story; refreshments served, in Community Room.

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Mad Science ~ All About Sounds!

July 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Melissa Sweet author visit has been cancelled and we hope to have her visit in the new school year. Instead, Mad Science will be here with Pitch, Frequency, Vibrations, Oh My! Meet our Mad Science Maestro in this ear pleasing show about the science of sounds! Open your ears and your eyes to be perplexed as you hear light, explore sound as it travels through solids, liquids, and gases, and listen to the beautiful tones of Mad Science resonance…

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Lindsay & Her Puppet Pals

July 17 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Tuesday, July 17, 2-3:00pm, Lindsay & Her Puppet Pals, ages 3-8, @Gazebo, Ice Cream Social to follow.

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Kennebec Estuary Land Trust Series for Kids

July 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

KELT ~ Kennebec Estuary Land Trust offers a four part series on Wednesdays, July 18, 25, Aug 1, 10:00am to 11:00am, for kids 6 years old and younger with their parents or caregivers. Led by KELT educators in partnership with the Patten Free Library.  Check here for locations: Spiders: Silly or Scary? July 18 – Library Park ~ Decide for yourself whether spiders are more a friend or foe through a series of games and craft activities you’ll need eight…

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Ladybug Picnic

July 18 @ 10:30 am - 11:15 am

Wednesday, July 18, 11:30am-12:15am, Ladybug Picnic, stories, songs, craft; bring lunch & blanket, ages up to 5, @Gazebo.

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