Events and News

April is Maritime Month!

The Camden Public Library carries on its Maritime Month tradition this April, 2021, by hosting a series of dynamic online programs and featuring a month-long “virtual gallery” of vintage photographs from the library’s Walsh History Center Collection. We are grateful for the generous support of Camden Riverhouse Hotel & Inn for making the following programs possible:

April 1 – April 30: “A Visual History of Camden Harbor” A Virtual Gallery of Vintage Photographs and Maps from the Library’s Walsh History Center. CLICK HERE to view.

April 6, at 6:00 pm: “A Visual History of Camden Harbor” Zoom event, presented by Ken Gross. CLICK HERE to learn more.

April 13, at 6:00 pm: “A True Hero: History of a Maine-Built Research Vessel,” presented on Zoom by Charles H. Lagerbom. CLICK HERE to learn more.

April 15, at 6:00 pm: “Horseshoe Crabs in Great Salt Bay,” A Mid-Coast Audubon talk presented on Zoom by Sarah Gladu. CLICK HERE to learn more.

April 22, at 6:00 pm: “The Maynard Bray Collection: An Aficionado’s Look at Waterfronts and Watercraft,” presented on Zoom by Matt Wheeler of the Penobscot Marine Museum. CLICK HERE to learn more.

April 23, at 11:00 am:Billy Budd, Sailor by Herman Melville,” Read aloud online by Joseph Coté. CLICK HERE to learn more.

April 23, at 4:00 pm: Friday Film Club, Maritime Month Edition. CLICK HERE to learn more.

April 29, at 6:00 pm: “Pirates and Lost Treasure of Coastal Maine,” presented by author Greg Latimer. CLICK HERE to learn more.

TO REQUEST A LINK TO ATTEND ANY OF THE PROGRAMS ABOVE, PLEASE EMAIL: jpierce@librarycamden.org