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April 2019

Philosophical Society

Tuesday, April 16 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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The third and final installment of a series of Camden Philosophical Society reading and discussion sessions exploring various aspects of process philosophy through contemporary French thinkers will be on Tuesday, Apr. 16, and will conclude with a discussion of “possibility.” The gathering, in the Picker Room of the Camden Public Library, will be at the new time of 3:30-5:30 pm. All are welcome. For this session, moderator Chuck Marecic will be introducing the philosophy of Jacques Ranciere.   Chuck explains:…

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A Conversation with Merritt Carey

Tuesday, April 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Merritt Carey grew up spending summers in Tenants Harbor, a small fishing village on the western edge of Penobscot Bay. “My father was a college professor, we would land in Tenants Harbor in May and leave in September. I was an only child and I spent a lot of time down at the shore, hunting for crabs or tooling around in a skiff by myself,” Merritt recalls. Merritt’s first job was delivering freshly cooked lobster to cruising boats in the…

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Creatures of the South Pacific

Wednesday, April 17 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Armchair travelers will enjoy an up-close look at some of the world’s most extraordinary animals when Quarry Hill and Camden Public Library present “Creatures of the South Pacific,” with speaker Carla Skinder, on Wednesday, April 17, from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Camden Public Library. The event is specially designed for adults age 50-plus. Skinder has spent her life working with animals and photographing them in their natural settings. Her presentation will feature a selection of images she’s captured…

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Creative Art Journaling for Adults

Thursday, April 18 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 30, 2019

Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Join Miss Amy for different prompts every week. Supplies provided, bring your own journal!

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Romantic Antics-The Sky Dance of the American Woodcock

Thursday, April 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Mike Shannon presents Romantic Antics-The Sky Dance of the American Woodcock As winter ebbs and the days lengthen into spring, there comes a hint of thaw, and the trickle of water is heard on the land. One of the great opening acts of spring is the sky dance of the American Woodcock. Listen! Peent . . . It’s doing it again! Robert Finch has described this dance as a ‘crepuscular (dawn and dusk) ballet performed on the teasing edge of…

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Grown Up Story Hour

Friday, April 19 @ 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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Camden Chess Club

Friday, April 19 @ 4:00 pm - 5:45 pm
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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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POSTPONED — Amphitheatre Clean-Up and TLC Day now APRIL 27

Saturday, April 20 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Our Annual TLC DAY in the Amphitheatre and Harbor Park has been RE- scheduled for Saturday, April 27, at 9:00 am! "Volunteers are needed!" says Dave Jackson, director of the library's parks. "Bring rakes and other hand tools, and a good pair of work gloves, and be prepared to pitch in. We can spruce up the Park and Amphitheatre in no time." Call Cayla Miller at 236-3440 or email cmiller@librarycamden.org with any questions. The cleanup is scheduled for 9:00 am…

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“Pirate John” for Maritime Month

Saturday, April 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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“Pirate John” offers poems, stories, and piracy in full pirate regalia, including tales from his dozen-plus years before the mast on schooners on the Maine coast. Featuring John Bullock.

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Library Closed for Easter Sunday

Sunday, April 21 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Happy Easter! The library will be closed today. 

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