Join vocalist Kate Hall and pianist Vivian Hyde for “Some Enchanted Afternoon: An Afternoon of Musical Theater through the Decades” at the Jesup Memorial Library on Sunday, Feb. 24 at 2 p.m. This concert is part of the Sundays at the Jesup Winter Concert Series. Continue reading “Some Enchanted Afternoon: Musical Theater Through the Decades with Kate Hall on Sun., Feb. 24”
Join Big Moose Band for a rousing evening of contra dancing with caller Chrissy Fowler on Saturday, Feb. 23 from 6:30 to 10 p.m. This month’s dance features a free, family dance from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. where beginners, families and nondancers can learn the dances beforehand and then put them to music in a friendly, judgement-free atmosphere. Starting at 7:30 p.m. the regular contra dance will be begin and all dances will be taught. This is a great time to have fun and dance the night away. There is an $8 requested donation for all adults and kids ages 12 and under and College of the Atlantic students can dance for free. The maximum requested donation for families is $25. Continue reading “Contra Dance with Big Moose Band on Sat., Feb. 23”
Cruise Dutch and Belgian waterways with Bob and Sue Pennington at a talk and slideshow at the Jesup Memorial Library on Friday, Feb. 22 at 7 p.m. The Penningtons visited Holland and Belgium to explore the country and they also visited during tulip season and will also share photos of these amazing fields of flowers. Continue reading “Tulip Time on Fri., Feb. 22 at 7 p.m.”
Rachel Panitch, a violinist and composer-in-residence at Acadia National Park, will share music inspired by her time in Acadia at a concert with pianist Christina Spurling on Thursday, Feb. 21 at 7 p.m. at the Jesup Memorial Library. This concert was rescheduled from January. Continue reading “Acadia National Park Composer-in-Residence Rachel Panitch on Thurs. Feb. 21”
February is National Bird Feeding Month. Celebrate by joining Miss Mae at the Jesup Memorial Library on Wednesday, Feb. 20 at 6 p.m. for a special bird-themed pajama story time.
Kids, ages four and older, can come dressed in their pajamas and read “This Is the Nest That Robin Built” by Denise Fleming, “Froodle” by Antoinette Portis and “Feathers: Not Just for Flying” by Melissa Stewart. After reading, kids can make a birdseed cake to take home to feed the birds.
For more information on this story time contact 207-288-4245 or email@example.com.
If you have questions about Medicare or just want to learn more, join Carroll Harper as he talks about Medicare and answers your questions at an Age By Design talk at the Jesup Memorial Library on Saturday, Feb. 16 at 1:30 p.m.
Harper will give an overview of different Medicare plans including Part A, Part B, Part C and Part D. He will talk about the different kinds of Medicare including Medicare supplements, the different kinds of prescription drug plans and Medicare through private health plans. Also learn about the different enrollment periods and the eligibility requirements of each period. He will walk you through when and how to enroll in Medicare as well as the penalties of not enrolling. Finally, learn about the proposed bills at the state level that may impact you. Continue reading “Age By Design: Medicare Information Session on Sat., Feb. 16”
Share your poetry or a piece that inspires you at the next Verse Unleashed! Poetry Slam on Friday, Feb. 15 at 7 p.m. at the Jesup Memorial Library. Whether it’s a haiku, free verse or sonnet, come share your work. Unlike traditional slams, the Jesup’s poetry slam is all about community and comradery not competition. Bring your friends or family and share your poetry in a supportive atmosphere.
For more information contact the Jesup at 207-288-4245 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Both the United States Congress and the Maine State Legislature have recently sworn in new members. So what does this mean for the upcoming year? Join Fred Benson and Jill Goldthwait at the Jesup Memorial Library on Wednesday, Feb. 13 at 7 p.m. as they share their thoughts on the state and federal issues and actions expected to happen. This talk was rescheduled from January. Continue reading “Washington and Augusta: What’s New? on Wed., Feb. 13”
Glenon Friedmann and Rose Avenia run the Bar Harbor Farm a 50-acre, organic farm on the Gilbert Farm Road. Join Avenia at the Jesup Memorial Library on Thursday, Feb. 7 at 7 p.m. as she talks about how she started and continues to run a community farm on Mount Desert Island. Continue reading “Community Farming on MDI with Rose Avenia on Thurs., Feb. 7”
Color with stained glass with Liz Cutler from ArtWaves at this fun, family friendly, crafting event at the Jesup Memorial Library on Wednesday, Feb. 6 at 6 p.m. By the end of the workshop you will have created your own mosaic that you can hang from the wall or in the window. Continue reading “Glass Mosaic Workshop on Wed., Feb. 6”