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Calling All Artists
A Celebration of Art
Summer Art Auction
Taking place from July 10 – August 30
Register Now On-line!
Visit the Celebration of Art page for details and to register.
National Poetry Month
Tuesday, April 25
In celebration of National Poetry Month, the Library and featured poet Anne Britting Oleson would like to invite area poets to a reading and open mic event.
Open mic readers will have a limit of five minutes or two poems, in order to allow all to participate.
The poems can be originals, or favorites from other authors.
Light refreshments will be served.
For more information, call the Library at 244-7065.
Acadia Family Center - Spring Speaker Series
Addiction IS a Brain Disease
talk by Dick Dimond
Wednesday, April 26
This is the first in a three-part Speaker Series offered by the Acadia Family Center.
Dick Dimond is a retired physician from Southwest Harbor and the steering committe chair of the Hancock County Adult Drug Treatment Court. He is also a board member of the Acadia Family Center, a drug and alcohol treatment center in Southwest Harbor. For more information, call the Library at 244-7065.
"Ships, Swindlers, and Scalded Hogs:
The Shipbuilding Crooker Brothers of Bath, Maine"
by Frederick B Hill
Saturday, April 29
C & WD Crooker ran one of the most successful shipbuilding businesses in Bath, Maine. A great-great grandson explores its rise and fall. Former foreign correspondent for the Baltimore Sun, Fred Hill's book tells the many layered history of the author's shipbuilding family. For more information, call the Library at 244-7065.
Savvy Social Security Planning:
What Baby Boomers Need to Know to Maximize Retirement Income *
Tuesday, May 2
3:00 - 5 pm
Social Security is far more complicated than most people realize. The decisions baby boomers make now can have a tremendous impact on the total amount of benefits they stand to receive over their lifetime. Whether you are recently retired or are approaching retirement age, this workshop - presented by Brian Beaulieu, ChFC®, of Allen Insurance and Financial- will help you understand the Social Security System and cover many questions you have. For additional information, please call the Library at 244-7065.
Allen Insurance and Financial, 31 Chestnut St., Camden, 04843. 207-236-8376. Securities and Advisory Services offered through Commonwealth Financial Network®, Member FINRA, SIPC, a Registered Investment Adviser. Fixed Insurance products and services offered through Allen Insurance and Financial, L.S. Robinson Co. or CES Insurance Agency.
* preregistration is suggested
Summer Story Camp 2017
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Visit the Summer Story Camp page for details and to register.
Or stop by or call the Library at 244-7065.