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Jesup Memorial Library

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34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
(207) 288-4245

January 2020

Preschool Story Time

January 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages 3 to 5 years and their caregivers.

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Get Your Knit On!

January 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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  Knitters meet every Thursday 6-8 p.m. to knit, share/trade yarns, talk knitting (and everything else), and have fun! Join us!

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Launch of the Journal of The Institute of Higher Nervous Activities with Dru Colbert and Nancy Andrews

January 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Featuring reading of poems by Dru Colbert as well as music by the musical duo, Fruity.  F The inaugural issue of The Institute for Higher Nervous Activities Journal (Winter, 2020) pairs Maine artists Dru Colbert and Nancy Andrews in a duplex magazine. This issue features poems by Colbert and drawings by Andrews.  Each subsequent issue of the journal will pair artists, craftspeople, researchers, scientists, workers, writers or poets--back-to-back; their work will be seen in context with one another, and create…

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Sip ‘n’ Print with ArtWaves MDI

January 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Make and then take home your own block prints during a Sip ‘n’ Print workshop at the Jesup Memorial Library with Liz Cutler from ArtWaves MDI on Friday, Jan. 24 at 7 p.m. This fun program is a perfect way to spend your Friday night. First you will create your own linocut with guidance from Cutler. After that, you will use vibrant colors to ink up your linocut and select from an array of papers to pull mini prints. At…

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Write On! Writers’ Group

January 25 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Writers group for all levels and genres. Come prepared to read your work and critique the work of your fellow writers.

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Contra Dance with Big Moose Band

January 25 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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From 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. there will be a free family dance and then starting at 7:30 p.m. there is an $8 charge to help pay the caller. All dances are taught beforehand and you do not need a partner to have fun. The free family dance is perfect for families and beginners who have never contra danced before. Fowler will teach and lead all the dances which gives everyone a chance to try out contra dancing in a…

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Infant Story Time

January 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages infant to 2 years and their caregivers.

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Preschool Story Time

January 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages 3 to 5 years and their caregivers.

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Get Your Knit On!

January 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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  Knitters meet every Thursday 6-8 p.m. to knit, share/trade yarns, talk knitting (and everything else), and have fun! Join us!

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February 2020

Write On! Writers’ Group

February 1 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Writers group for all levels and genres. Come prepared to read your work and critique the work of your fellow writers.

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Infant Story Time

February 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages infant to 2 years and their caregivers.

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Preschool Story Time

February 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages 3 to 5 years and their caregivers.

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Get Your Knit On!

February 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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  Knitters meet every Thursday 6-8 p.m. to knit, share/trade yarns, talk knitting (and everything else), and have fun! Join us!

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Author Talk and Book Signing: Maria Padian “How to Build a Heart”

February 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

One young woman's journey to find her place in the world as the separate strands of her life - family, money, school, and love - begin to tangle. All Izzy Crawford wants is to feel like she really belongs somewhere. Her father, a Marine, died in Iraq six years ago, and Izzy's moved to a new town nearly every year since, far from the help of her extended family in North Carolina and Puerto Rico. When Izzy's hardworking mom moves…

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“Japan: 30 plus Visits in 30 plus Years” Talk and Slideshow with Alan Wittenberg

February 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Alan Wittenberg first visited Japan in 1983, since then he has visited the country more than 30 times. He has visited for reasons including his involvement in music therapy, the Surry Opera Company and Buddhism as well as cross international exchange for his academic and cultural pursuits. Join Wittenberg as he shares photos and talks about his multiple trips on Friday, Feb. 7 at 7 p.m. at the Jesup Memorial Library.

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Write On! Writers’ Group

February 8 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Writers group for all levels and genres. Come prepared to read your work and critique the work of your fellow writers.

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Infant Story Time

February 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages infant to 2 years and their caregivers.

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Acadia Astronomical Society

February 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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The club welcomes new members, and the program is open to everyone at no charge. The club uses the Jesup’s lending telescope to scope out the night skies, teaches people to use it and offers exciting programs about what’s to be seen in the sky at night. For more information, contact the club at acadiaastronomicalsociety@gmail.com.

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Immigration Law in These Challenging Times with the MDI Racial Equity Working Group

February 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Anna R. Welch, JD, Sam L. Cohen Refugee and Human Rights Clinical Professor at the University of Maine School of Law and Felix Hagenimana, JD, Asylum Outreach Attorney, Immigrant Legal Advocacy Project (ILAP) will kick off this 2020 series. Hagenimana and Welch will address a range of issues, including current waves of migration, the policy of immigrant detention and family separation, and the shifting legal landscape for immigrants and refugees in the US, with a focus on the situation in…

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Preschool Story Time

February 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages 3 to 5 years and their caregivers.

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Get Your Knit On!

February 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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  Knitters meet every Thursday 6-8 p.m. to knit, share/trade yarns, talk knitting (and everything else), and have fun! Join us!

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Kid’s Bread Bake Off

February 14 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Has winter got you down?  Nothing to do? Or do you just like to bake? Enter our February Kid’s Bread Bake –Off. There will be 3 categories:  Yeast bread, gluten free bread and a shaped or formed bread (such as a teddy bear or a swan or whatever).  Bring your bread (s) to the library by 2:30 p.m. the day of the contest. You may enter one category, or two, or all three. Bread will be judged on outer appearance,…

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Write On! Writers’ Group

February 15 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Writers group for all levels and genres. Come prepared to read your work and critique the work of your fellow writers.

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Infant Story Time

February 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages infant to 2 years and their caregivers.

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Preschool Story Time

February 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages 3 to 5 years and their caregivers.

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Get Your Knit On!

February 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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  Knitters meet every Thursday 6-8 p.m. to knit, share/trade yarns, talk knitting (and everything else), and have fun! Join us!

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Verse Unleashed! Poetry Slam

February 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every 2 months that begins at 7:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Calling all poets and lovers of poetry! Come to Jesup for an open mic night where poets are invited to share their work in a fun and friendly atmosphere. Come to read or to enjoy the poetry of others.

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Write On! Writers’ Group

February 22 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Writers group for all levels and genres. Come prepared to read your work and critique the work of your fellow writers.

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Contra Dance with Big Moose Band

February 22 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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From 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. there will be a free family dance and then starting at 7:30 p.m. there is an $8 charge to help pay the caller. All dances are taught beforehand and you do not need a partner to have fun. The free family dance is perfect for families and beginners who have never contra danced before. Fowler will teach and lead all the dances which gives everyone a chance to try out contra dancing in a…

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Infant Story Time

February 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages infant to 2 years and their caregivers.

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Intergenerational Collage Vessel Craft

February 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Preschool Story Time

February 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages 3 to 5 years and their caregivers.

Find out more »

Get Your Knit On!

February 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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  Knitters meet every Thursday 6-8 p.m. to knit, share/trade yarns, talk knitting (and everything else), and have fun! Join us!

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Write On! Writers’ Group

February 29 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Writers group for all levels and genres. Come prepared to read your work and critique the work of your fellow writers.

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March 2020

Infant Story Time

March 4 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages infant to 2 years and their caregivers.

Find out more »

Preschool Story Time

March 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages 3 to 5 years and their caregivers.

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March on Mount Desert Street

March 5 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Get Your Knit On!

March 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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  Knitters meet every Thursday 6-8 p.m. to knit, share/trade yarns, talk knitting (and everything else), and have fun! Join us!

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Write On! Writers’ Group

March 7 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Writers group for all levels and genres. Come prepared to read your work and critique the work of your fellow writers.

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Infant Story Time

March 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages infant to 2 years and their caregivers.

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Acadia Astronomical Society

March 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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The club welcomes new members, and the program is open to everyone at no charge. The club uses the Jesup’s lending telescope to scope out the night skies, teaches people to use it and offers exciting programs about what’s to be seen in the sky at night. For more information, contact the club at acadiaastronomicalsociety@gmail.com.

Find out more »

Preschool Story Time

March 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages 3 to 5 years and their caregivers.

Find out more »

Get Your Knit On!

March 12 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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  Knitters meet every Thursday 6-8 p.m. to knit, share/trade yarns, talk knitting (and everything else), and have fun! Join us!

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Write On! Writers’ Group

March 14 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Writers group for all levels and genres. Come prepared to read your work and critique the work of your fellow writers.

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Sundays at the Jesup Winter Concert Series with The Crow’s Nest

March 15 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Infant Story Time

March 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages infant to 2 years and their caregivers.

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Dreamers. Dreams and Tall Tales: Malaga and Maine’s “Unspoken” History with Dr. Myron Beasley

March 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Myron M. Beasley is an Associate Professor of American Studies at Bates College. His critical ethnographic research includes exploring the intersection of cultural politics, material culture, and social change. Drawing from his work on the topic of Malaga Island, he will interrogate the cultural politics of the historical narrative. Why might some narratives persist and others remain hidden or erased from the historical record? Beasley has been awarded fellowships and grants by the Andy Warhol Foundation, the Whiting Foundation, the…

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Preschool Story Time

March 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages 3 to 5 years and their caregivers.

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Get Your Knit On!

March 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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  Knitters meet every Thursday 6-8 p.m. to knit, share/trade yarns, talk knitting (and everything else), and have fun! Join us!

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Words Unleashed! Story Slam

March 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every 2 months that begins at 7:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Come to Jesup Memorial Library  for our next Words Unleashed! Story Slam. Those familiar with “The Moth” broadcast on NPR will recognize the format. These are true stories told live. Keep in mind your story must not only be true, but also must be your own story – not your sister’s or your best friend’s.

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Write On! Writers’ Group

March 21 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Writers group for all levels and genres. Come prepared to read your work and critique the work of your fellow writers.

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Infant Story Time

March 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages infant to 2 years and their caregivers.

Find out more »

Preschool Story Time

March 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages 3 to 5 years and their caregivers.

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Get Your Knit On!

March 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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  Knitters meet every Thursday 6-8 p.m. to knit, share/trade yarns, talk knitting (and everything else), and have fun! Join us!

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Author Talk and Book Signing: Rebecca Pritchard “Jeremiah Hacker: journalist, anarchist, abolitionist”

March 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

"We had much rather be all alone in the right than with the whole world in the wrong.” So wrote Jeremiah Hacker in 1862. He was the main writer and editor of The Pleasure Boat, which may have the distinction of being Portland, Maine’s most controversial newspaper. Inspired by his Quaker background, Hacker worked to end slavery, poverty, and inequality of women through his writing. He spoke out against prisons, advocating instead for reform and education. He broke with all forms of…

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Write On! Writers’ Group

March 28 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Writers group for all levels and genres. Come prepared to read your work and critique the work of your fellow writers.

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Contra Dance with Big Moose Band

March 28 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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From 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. there will be a free family dance and then starting at 7:30 p.m. there is an $8 charge to help pay the caller. All dances are taught beforehand and you do not need a partner to have fun. The free family dance is perfect for families and beginners who have never contra danced before. Fowler will teach and lead all the dances which gives everyone a chance to try out contra dancing in a…

Find out more »

April 2020

Infant Story Time

April 1 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages infant to 2 years and their caregivers.

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Intergenerational Coaster Weave Craft

April 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Preschool Story Time

April 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages 3 to 5 years and their caregivers.

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Get Your Knit On!

April 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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  Knitters meet every Thursday 6-8 p.m. to knit, share/trade yarns, talk knitting (and everything else), and have fun! Join us!

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Write On! Writers’ Group

April 4 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Writers group for all levels and genres. Come prepared to read your work and critique the work of your fellow writers.

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Infant Story Time

April 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages infant to 2 years and their caregivers.

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Acadia Astronomical Society

April 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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The club welcomes new members, and the program is open to everyone at no charge. The club uses the Jesup’s lending telescope to scope out the night skies, teaches people to use it and offers exciting programs about what’s to be seen in the sky at night. For more information, contact the club at acadiaastronomicalsociety@gmail.com.

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Preschool Story Time

April 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages 3 to 5 years and their caregivers.

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Get Your Knit On!

April 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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  Knitters meet every Thursday 6-8 p.m. to knit, share/trade yarns, talk knitting (and everything else), and have fun! Join us!

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Write On! Writers’ Group

April 11 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Writers group for all levels and genres. Come prepared to read your work and critique the work of your fellow writers.

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Infant Story Time

April 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages infant to 2 years and their caregivers.

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Author Abdi Iftin “Call Me American” with the Racial Equity Working Group

April 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Abdi Nor Iftin first fell in love with America from afar. As a child, he learned English by listening to American pop and watching action films starring Arnold Schwarzenegger. When U.S. marines landed in Mogadishu to take on the warlords, Abdi cheered the arrival of these Americans, who seemed as heroic as those of the movies. Sporting American clothes and dance moves, he became known around Mogadishu as Abdi American, but when the radical Islamist group al-Shabaab rose to power…

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Preschool Story Time

April 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages 3 to 5 years and their caregivers.

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Get Your Knit On!

April 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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  Knitters meet every Thursday 6-8 p.m. to knit, share/trade yarns, talk knitting (and everything else), and have fun! Join us!

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Verse Unleashed! Poetry Slam

April 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every 2 months that begins at 7:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Calling all poets and lovers of poetry! Come to Jesup for an open mic night where poets are invited to share their work in a fun and friendly atmosphere. Come to read or to enjoy the poetry of others.

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Write On! Writers’ Group

April 18 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Writers group for all levels and genres. Come prepared to read your work and critique the work of your fellow writers.

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Infant Story Time

April 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages infant to 2 years and their caregivers.

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Preschool Story Time

April 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages 3 to 5 years and their caregivers.

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Get Your Knit On!

April 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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  Knitters meet every Thursday 6-8 p.m. to knit, share/trade yarns, talk knitting (and everything else), and have fun! Join us!

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Write On! Writers’ Group

April 25 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Writers group for all levels and genres. Come prepared to read your work and critique the work of your fellow writers.

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Contra Dance with Big Moose Band

April 25 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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From 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. there will be a free family dance and then starting at 7:30 p.m. there is an $8 charge to help pay the caller. All dances are taught beforehand and you do not need a partner to have fun. The free family dance is perfect for families and beginners who have never contra danced before. Fowler will teach and lead all the dances which gives everyone a chance to try out contra dancing in a…

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Infant Story Time

April 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages infant to 2 years and their caregivers.

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Preschool Story Time

April 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages 3 to 5 years and their caregivers.

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Get Your Knit On!

April 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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  Knitters meet every Thursday 6-8 p.m. to knit, share/trade yarns, talk knitting (and everything else), and have fun! Join us!

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May 2020

Write On! Writers’ Group

May 2 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Writers group for all levels and genres. Come prepared to read your work and critique the work of your fellow writers.

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Infant Story Time

May 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages infant to 2 years and their caregivers.

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Preschool Story Time

May 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages 3 to 5 years and their caregivers.

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Get Your Knit On!

May 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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  Knitters meet every Thursday 6-8 p.m. to knit, share/trade yarns, talk knitting (and everything else), and have fun! Join us!

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Current and Future Management of Little Long Pond with Tate Bushell from The Land & Garden Preserve

May 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Write On! Writers’ Group

May 9 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Writers group for all levels and genres. Come prepared to read your work and critique the work of your fellow writers.

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Infant Story Time

May 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages infant to 2 years and their caregivers.

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Acadia Astronomical Society

May 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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The club welcomes new members, and the program is open to everyone at no charge. The club uses the Jesup’s lending telescope to scope out the night skies, teaches people to use it and offers exciting programs about what’s to be seen in the sky at night. For more information, contact the club at acadiaastronomicalsociety@gmail.com.

Find out more »

Preschool Story Time

May 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages 3 to 5 years and their caregivers.

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Get Your Knit On!

May 14 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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  Knitters meet every Thursday 6-8 p.m. to knit, share/trade yarns, talk knitting (and everything else), and have fun! Join us!

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Words Unleashed! Story Slam

May 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every 2 months that begins at 7:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Come to Jesup Memorial Library  for our next Words Unleashed! Story Slam. Those familiar with “The Moth” broadcast on NPR will recognize the format. These are true stories told live. Keep in mind your story must not only be true, but also must be your own story – not your sister’s or your best friend’s.

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Write On! Writers’ Group

May 16 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Writers group for all levels and genres. Come prepared to read your work and critique the work of your fellow writers.

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Author Talk and Book Signing: May Davidson “Whatever It Takes”

May 16 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

For nearly seventy years, May and Jim Davidson shared an unbreakable love of Maine and a relentless drive to do “whatever it takes” to achieve success and happiness. They fell in love as teenagers, built their first house using twenty dollars worth of lumber, and set about creating the life of their dreams. They soon learned that optimism alone wouldn’t sustain them. To make ends meet, they lobstered, fished, farmed sheep, started a lobster trap sawmill, and crisscrossed the country…

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Infant Story Time

May 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages infant to 2 years and their caregivers.

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Preschool Story Time

May 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until May 28, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages 3 to 5 years and their caregivers.

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Get Your Knit On!

May 21 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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  Knitters meet every Thursday 6-8 p.m. to knit, share/trade yarns, talk knitting (and everything else), and have fun! Join us!

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Write On! Writers’ Group

May 23 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
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Writers group for all levels and genres. Come prepared to read your work and critique the work of your fellow writers.

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Contra Dance with Big Moose Band

May 23 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 31, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
+ Google Map

From 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. there will be a free family dance and then starting at 7:30 p.m. there is an $8 charge to help pay the caller. All dances are taught beforehand and you do not need a partner to have fun. The free family dance is perfect for families and beginners who have never contra danced before. Fowler will teach and lead all the dances which gives everyone a chance to try out contra dancing in a…

Find out more »

Infant Story Time

May 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until May 27, 2020

Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States

Bring your little ones to the Children’s Room every week for stories, finger plays, songs & more! Ages infant to 2 years and their caregivers.

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