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May 2019

Leer y charlar

Tuesday, May 14 @ 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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Tuesday Book Club

Tuesday, May 14 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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The book for this month is Varina (F) by Charles Frazer - Her marriage prospects limited, teenage Varina Howell agrees to wed the much-older widower Jefferson Davis, with whom she expects the secure life of a Mississippi landowner. Davis instead pursues a career in politics and is eventually appointed president of the Confederacy, placing Varina at the white-hot center of one of the darkest moments in American history--culpable regardless of her intentions.   New members always welcome!

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Knitting at the Library

Tuesday, May 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Join us at the library for a new monthly program - knitting!  This program is for 6th graders through adults, and no experience in needed.  You can join us with your own project or learn to knit with us!  Needles and yarn provided if you don't have your own.  We will meet the last Tuesday of the month from 4 to 5 pm.

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Half of Every Couple: Author Diane O’Brien

Tuesday, May 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Half of Every Couple “Walking the dog alone on Ducktrap Road this morning, and we’re 30 years old again. He’s coming up the road with his cow, leading her home by her horns, after a wild chase through our woods to Tanglewood Corner, she with her udder flying and he cursing at the top of his lungs right behind her. Now the two of them are doing the walk of shame, all the way home. . . . .” Diane…

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My Money Works

Wednesday, May 15 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Starting Wednesday, May 1, New Ventures Maine in partnership with the Camden Public Library will offer My Money Works, a free four-week class to help you gain the skills and confidence to stretch your money, pay your bills, reduce your debt, find money for savings, plan for retirement, and set personal financial goals. The class will be held at the Camden Public Library, Main St. in Camden, on Wednesdays from 12-3 PM, meeting for four sessions from May 1- 22.…

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Creative Art Journaling for Adults

Thursday, May 16 @ 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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Midcoast Women Presents: Transformative Travel

Thursday, May 16 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Women are often discouraged from stepping out beyond certain bounds, and solo travel is no different. Messages about the dangers and cultural difficulties facing a woman journeying alone can become part of our self-talk; but for those who choose to put those risks in perspective, the experience of solo travel can profoundly affect our sense of ourselves and our place in the world. Come listen to three women travelers reflect on how time alone on the road has influenced how…

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Grown Up Story Hour

Friday, May 17 @ 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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Camden Chess Club

Friday, May 17 @ 4:00 pm - 5:45 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Friday, repeating indefinitely

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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2019 Mid-Coast Maine BestLit Review Writing Workshops

Sunday, May 19 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, repeating until Sunday, July 28, 2019

Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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2019 Mid-Coast Maine BestLit Review Writing Workshops Every Sunday 2-4 Literary Event Organizer and Promoter Eva Morris hosts weekly workshops for authors to work on their short story/essay/ play or script excerpt, from construction to self-editing to presentation, throughout the course of the summer. This year there will be a modest fee for authors to be videotaped for their own evaluation and improvement, photographed for a good headshot, and one class will be dedicated to establishing authors online. This is…

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