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Sundays at the Jesup Winter Concert Series: George Rossi on Sun., Jan. 6

Guitarist George Rossi has been playing music for more than fifty years. Join him at the Jesup Memorial Library on Sunday, Jan. 6 at 2 p.m. for his concert “Cover to Cover” which features some of his favorite tunes on the guitar and harmonica. This concert is part of the Sundays at the Jesup Winter Concert Series. Continue reading “Sundays at the Jesup Winter Concert Series: George Rossi on Sun., Jan. 6”

Biea Duette Lecture and Concert on Thurs., Jan. 3

This summer Phoebe Durand-McDonnell and Celeste Mittelhauser, who perform as a duo called Biea Duette, traveled to the Czech Republic to study Baroque music. Join them at the Jesup Memorial Library on Thursday, Jan. 3 at 7 p.m. as they talk about their time in the country, show photographs, and give a small concert featuring Baroque harp and voice as they share some of the music they studied. Continue reading “Biea Duette Lecture and Concert on Thurs., Jan. 3”

The Write Stuff Story Showcase on Thurs., Dec. 13

Join students from Conners Emerson as they showcase their storytelling skills at the Jesup Memorial Library on Thursday, Dec. 13 at 3:30 p.m.

The students have spent the six weeks working on oral storytelling with Andrew Simon of the Barn Arts Collective as part of “The Write Stuff: A Program to Nurture Tomorrow’s Story Makers.”  The Write Stuff is a collaborative program between Conners Emerson School,  MDI High School, and the Jesup Memorial Library that is funded by a grant from the Maine State Library. The program is designed to help kids become storytellers in three different ways, orally, in writing and through poetry. Continue reading “The Write Stuff Story Showcase on Thurs., Dec. 13”

Author Talk and Book Signing: Kirsten Lie-Nielsen “So You Want To Be A Modern Homesteader?” on Thurs., Dec. 6

Kirsten Lie-Nielsen moved to an abandoned farm in Liberty, Maine and is restoring the property to its former glory. Join Lie-Nielsen at the Jesup Memorial Library on Thursday, Dec. 6 at 7 p.m. as she talks about homesteading and her new book “So You Want To Be A Modern Homesteader?: All the Dirt on Living the Good Life.”   Continue reading “Author Talk and Book Signing: Kirsten Lie-Nielsen “So You Want To Be A Modern Homesteader?” on Thurs., Dec. 6″