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September 2018

Grown Up Story Hour

Friday, September 7 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

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We never outgrow listening to a good story read aloud. Join us every Friday afternoon at 11:00 am in the comfortable seating by the Teen Section. Librarians and community members take turns reading each week. Readings last 30 - 60 minutes. If you are interested in being a reader, please contact Cayla at cmiller@librarycamden.org.    

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“MATING IN CAPTIVITY” AUTHOR EVENT WITH HELEN ZUMAN

Friday, September 7 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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"MATING IN CAPTIVITY” AUTHOR EVENT WITH HELEN ZUMAN Friday, September 7 @ 2:00-3:30 P.M. When recent Harvard grad Helen Zuman moved to Zendik Farm in 1999, she was thrilled to discover that the Zendiks used go-betweens to arrange sexual assignations, or “dates,” in cozy shacks just big enough for a double bed and a nightstand. Here, it seemed, she could learn an honest version of the mating dance and form a union free of “Deathculture” lies. No one spoke the…

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Walking Tour of Camden

Friday, September 7 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, September 14, 2018

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Dave Jackson and Amy Rollins lead an educational and entertaining tour of downtown Camden each Friday from June 29 to September 14. Tours run approximately an hour and fifteen minutes. Reservations are recommended. Please call the library at 236-3440 to reserve a spot. Tours are free, though donations are appreciated. Meet at the Atlantic Avenue entrance to the library, in the Children's Garden.

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Camden Chess Club

Friday, September 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, September 28, 2018

Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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This program offers something to all chess players. Whether a total beginner or a more experienced player, everyone can get something out of this class. A variety of resources will be used to improve chess knowledge, including books, chess studies, and videos. The most important thing about this class is that it offers real experience, attendees can learn about chess ideas and test them out on the board. The club will provide a community where the game of chess might…

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COMPOSTING UTOPIA: THE 2018 ZENDIK REUNION TOUR

Friday, September 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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COMPOSTING UTOPIA: THE 2018 ZENDIK REUNION TOUR FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 @ 6:00-8:00 P.M. Sometimes, groups of people get together to try to save the world. Every time, they fail. Usually, they both do great stuff and screw each other up. Thank goodness for art, the best tool ever for composting the stinky guck of utopia-gone-wrong into fertile soul-soil—the other black gold. Join musicians Kyra Gordon and Gabriel Zacchai, and author Helen Zuman—all veterans of Zendik Farm (1969-2013), a pseudo-revolutionary communal…

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Midcoast Mini Maker Faire

Saturday, September 8 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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The Midcoast Mini Maker Faire is to be held in the Library Amphitheatre on Saturday, September 8, from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. The Faire is hosted and produced by staff and volunteers of the Camden Public Library. The Midcoast Mini Maker Faire is a gathering of not only innovators and tinkerers, but also artists, do-it-yourselfers, craftspeople, and more, in short, any and all “makers” of all ages. Over the past several years, the Midcoast Mini Maker Faire has hosted…

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Leer y charlar

Tuesday, September 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Second and fourth Tuesdays, 1:00 pm
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Read and chat – entirely in Spanish! This Spanish language reading and conversation group will continue on “second and fourth Tuesday” meetings  at 1:00 pm at the Camden Public Library. We’ll chat in Spanish about what we’re reading (books, magazines, etc.) and decide how to proceed. Bring ideas for future recommendations.   FMI contact Lynne Taylor at leerycharlar@gmail.com. ¡Hasta pronto!

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Hunger in Maine: A Solvable Problem

Tuesday, September 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Hunger in Maine: A Solvable Problem Hunger is a significant problem in Maine. More than 16 percent of the population here is food insecure, including one in five children. Maine ranks seventh in the nation for food insecurity and first in New England. Food insecurity affects the health and well-being of our neighbors in every community, and impacts issues like education, healthcare, workforce development, and economic prosperity. Good Shepherd Food Bank, Maine’s largest hunger-relief organization, is poised to help solve…

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Ask Your Bookmaker

Thursday, September 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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The BOOK ARTS: MAINE ARTISTS exhibition, which will be in the Picker Room at the Camden Public Library for the month of September, was curated by Cynthia McGuirl of Thomaston, Abbie Read of Appleton, and Sandy Weisman of South Thomaston. All three artists will have books in the show. Other participating artists include Sissy Buck of Cumberland Foreside, Isobel Gillian of Rockport, Rebecca Goodale and David Wolfe of Portland, Stu Kestenbaum and Susan Webster of Deer Isle, Sharon McCartney of…

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Grown Up Story Hour

Friday, September 14 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

Camden, United States + Google Map

We never outgrow listening to a good story read aloud. Join us every Friday afternoon at 11:00 am in the comfortable seating by the Teen Section. Librarians and community members take turns reading each week. Readings last 30 - 60 minutes. If you are interested in being a reader, please contact Cayla at cmiller@librarycamden.org.    

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