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April 2019

April is Maritime Month at the Camden Public Library

Monday, April 1 @ 8:00 am - Tuesday, April 30 @ 5:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Throughout April, the Camden Public Library will host a photography exhibit and a speaker series, celebrating our local maritime heritage. The exhibit is an intriguing sample of the exquisite photos from the Ed Coffin Collection of the Penobscot Marine Museum. The exhibit will be on display from April 2 through the end of the month. The speaker series will begin with a gallery talk on the Coffin collection by Kevin Johnson, Photo Archivist at the Penobscot Marine Museum, and Jon Johansen,…

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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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Saturday Storytime

Saturday, April 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, April 27, 2019

Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Join Miss Loraine every Saturday for an all-ages story time.  Discover the magic of read-alouds and enjoy a related craft or activity. April 6th - NO REGULAR STORYTIME...celebrate with us at the Edible Book Festival @ 2:00pm April 13th - Stories of the Future! April 20th - Earth Day! April 27th - Spring Stories!

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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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Business Basics – Two Day Class

Monday, April 22 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until Monday, April 29, 2019

Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Business Basics, April 22 & 29, 10am-1pm   This class covers the basics of a business plan, marketing, cash planning and is suitable for those thinking about or in the early start-up phase of a new business. It will help you assess the feasibility, desirability, and viability of your business idea and get you started with your plan.   Offered for free by New Ventures Maine. Please register by clicking the above link. 

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YA Book Lovers Club

Tuesday, April 23 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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If you are a young adult, or just love young adult books, please join us for the YA Book Lovers Club!

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The Steamy Side of Lobsters with Diane Cowan of the Lobster Conservancy

Tuesday, April 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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The Steamy Side of Lobsters with Diane Cowan of the Lobster Conservancy: A lobster, to another lobster, is more than just another pretty face on a plate. Learn about how lobsters interact with each other, their predators and prey, and the environment. A Powerpoint slide show will take the audience on a journey into lobster life in shallow and deep water. Sponsored by the Blackberry Inn of Camden. Part of Maritime Month 2019.

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Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, April 24 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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No regular story time today

Thursday, April 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Miss Amy & Loraine will be at a reading conference all day.  Please come back next week!

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Creative Art Journaling for Adults

Thursday, April 25 @ 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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How a Warmer Gulf and Shifting Fisheries Have Changed Maine’s Coastal Ecosystems

Thursday, April 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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How a warmer Gulf and shifting fisheries have changed Maine’s coastal ecosystems The Gulf of Maine has undergone substantial change in the last quarter century. Lobster landings are at an all-time high, a booming urchin fishery went bust, and summertime water temperatures have increased steadily. With support from Maine Sea Grant, researchers at Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences have been tracking these shifting ecosystems across the state. Dr. Thew Suskiewicz, a postdoctoral scientist at Bigelow, will highlight these changes, discuss…

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Friday Story Hour

Friday, April 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating until Friday, April 26, 2019

Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Join Miss Amy on Fridays at 10:00 for two-and-three-year-olds. Come join the magic and wonder of reading, through books, rhymes, songs, flannel board stories, finger plays, puppets, dramatic play and thematic crafts. April 5th - April Showers! April 12th - Our neighborhood! April 19th - Fish Tales! April 26th - Boat Day!

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Camden Chess Club

Friday, April 26 @ 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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Annual TLC DAY APRIL 27

Saturday, April 27 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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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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Saturday Storytime

Saturday, April 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, April 27, 2019

Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Join Miss Loraine every Saturday for an all-ages story time.  Discover the magic of read-alouds and enjoy a related craft or activity. April 6th - NO REGULAR STORYTIME...celebrate with us at the Edible Book Festival @ 2:00pm April 13th - Stories of the Future! April 20th - Earth Day! April 27th - Spring Stories!

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Simply Books! Book Group

Saturday, April 27 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until Saturday, September 21, 2019

Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Simply Books! is the library’s book group for adults, designed for book lovers. There’s no set reading list, we don’t all read the same book, and it’s very informal. We simply bring along whatever book we’re currently reading (the ones we’re loving and want to talk about!), and share it with the group.   If you’d like to learn more, please email Marie Stickney at mstickney@librarycamden.org. Or visit the Readers Corner Blog at cplreaderscorner.wordpress.com, and click on the “Simply Books!” page.…

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Business Basics – Two Day Class

Monday, April 29 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until Monday, April 29, 2019

Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Business Basics, April 22 & 29, 10am-1pm   This class covers the basics of a business plan, marketing, cash planning and is suitable for those thinking about or in the early start-up phase of a new business. It will help you assess the feasibility, desirability, and viability of your business idea and get you started with your plan.   Offered for free by New Ventures Maine. Please register by clicking the above link. 

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Knitting at the Library

Tuesday, April 30 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Last of the month, repeating until Tuesday, May 28, 2019

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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Sensing Storm Surge

Tuesday, April 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Dr. Kim Huguenard, Preston Spicer, and Laura Rickard will showcase results of an ongoing, National Science Foundation (NSF)-funded citizen science project to measure storm surge in three Maine estuaries with varying physical characteristics. Results will highlight data collected by local community members, including storm surge levels during recent storm events. The discussion will cover how this information can help communities plan for future coastal development and climate change adaptation.

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May 2019

Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, May 1 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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Lawyers in Libraries: Appointments Available

Wednesday, May 1 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Appointments are available for a 15-minute free consultation with Jesse Bilfulco of Penbay Law. Mr. Bilfulco will be at the Camden Public Library on Wednesday, May 1 from 3:30 am to 4:30 pm. To sign up for an appointment, please email Cayla at cmiller@librarycamden.org. Please do not include any information about your legal question in this email, it is for scheduling purposes only.  Lawyers across the state will spend time in local libraries on Law Week to provide resources and assistance…

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Creative Art Journaling for Adults

Thursday, May 2 @ 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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Coffeehouse: Gus La Casse

Thursday, May 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Doors will open at 6:30 and admission is $10 at the door. The show will start at 7:00. The Camden Public Library Coffeehouse takes place on the first Thursday of the spring and fall seasons. Refreshments will be served, and a fantastic, hand-selected show is always promised! Described as a “passionate and masterful player who values tradition” Gus La Casse is exploring the future of fiddle music. His repertoire reflects his innovative spirit and dedication to the Cape Breton and Acadian…

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Camden Chess Club

Friday, May 3 @ 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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Lawyers in Libraries – Appointments Available

Monday, May 6 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Appointments are available for a 15-minute free consultation with Haley B. Hall, Esq. of Camden Law. Ms. Hall will be at the Camden Public Library on Monday, May 6 from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. To sign up for an appointment, please email Cayla at cmiller@librarycamden.org. Please do not include any information about your legal question in this email, it is for scheduling purposes only.  Lawyers across the state will spend time in local libraries on Law Week to provide…

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Feeding Into a Local Food Economy

Tuesday, May 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Learn about Slow Money Maine and the many ways that you can participate in building a healthy Maine food economy and its vibrant communities. Perspectives will be offered by SMM Coordinator Bonnie Rukin, Entrepreneur Jeff Wolovitz of Heiwa Tofu in Rockport, and Investor Jory Squibb from Camden. Please join us for an interactive exchange and opportunities for creative, satisfying engagement! Bonnie Rukin is the Coordinator of Slow Money Maine, a statewide network of more than 1700 people, from all sectors…

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Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, May 8 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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Katherine Rhoda in Concert – Marxophone & Beyond!

Wednesday, May 8 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Maine musician Katherine Rhoda loves to introduce her listeners to the whimsical world of vintage fretless zithers. The early 1900s saw a flood of musical inventions, some ridiculous, some sublime, all marketed as the ultimate in DIY music making. Katherine plays the Marxophone, violin-guitar, Phonoharp No. 1, harpeleik, and more from her large collection. She composes evocative new music for these instruments and crafts creative arrangements of traditional material and obscure covers. She also plays hammered dulcimer, accordion, guitar, and…

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Plan For The Unplanned: Lunch and Learn

Thursday, May 9 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Plan For The Unplanned! Join Twin Shores Wealth Management for the third installment of their Financial Planning Series.  They will review the different types of life insurance, Long Term Care and how annuities can act as a pension in retirement. They also welcome guest speaker Attorney Susan C.Thiem of Lincolnville who will discuss Estate Planning. Lunch will be provided! RSVP to Camden Public Library at 236-3440 to ensure there is enough food!

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Creative Art Journaling for Adults

Thursday, May 9 @ 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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Logging Towboats and Boom Jumpers – Roger Moody

Thursday, May 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Logging Towboats and Boom Jumpers The Story of O.A. Harkness Logging “Admiral” and Mechanical “Wizzard” Camden/Rockport native Orris Albert “O.A.” Harkness was a true mechanical genius. In 1896 he built the naptha launch RAY which towed the passenger barge MIKADO, providing tours of Megunticook Lake. From 1903 to 1951, he contributed significantly to the success of the Penobscot Log Driving Company and the Great Northern Paper Company in Maine’s Penobscot River timberlands by utilizing the developing technologies of the times…

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Camden Chess Club

Friday, May 10 @ 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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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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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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Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, May 15 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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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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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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Philosophical Society

Tuesday, May 21 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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At its regularly scheduled reading and discussion group on the third Tuesday of the month, the Camden Philosophical Society meets to discuss a wide range of topics. Topics and readings will be announced in the weeks leading up to each event. Stay tuned for details, or email Sarah Miller at sarahmiller@usa.net.   

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Peace Works: America’s Unifying Role in a Turbulent World

Tuesday, May 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Peace Works: America's Unifying Role in a Turbulent World A Conversation with FREDERICK D. BARTON, facilitated by Matt Storin Bosnia, Rwanda, Haiti, Afghanistan, Iraq, and Syria - a quarter-century of stumbles in America’s pursuit of a more peaceful and just world. American military interventions have cost thousands of lives and billions of dollars, yet we rarely manage to enact positive and sustainable change. In Peace Works: America's Unifying Role in a Turbulent World, ambassador and global conflict leader Rick Barton…

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Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, May 22 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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Creative Art Journaling for Adults

Thursday, May 23 @ 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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Maine Burning: The Ku Klux Klan Invasion

Thursday, May 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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The Ku Klux Klan’s brief but powerful impact on Maine in the 1920s is buried in the far reaches of the state’s history and rarely taught in the classrooms. Mark Alan Leslie, who tells that gripping story in his novel, The Crossing, will give a PowerPoint presentation at 7 p.m., May 23, at Camden Public Library on “Maine Burning: The Ku Klux Klan Invasion.” “As improbable as it sounds,” Leslie says, “in the 1920s the KKK targeted Maine and reached…

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Camden Chess Club

Friday, May 24 @ 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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Simply Books! Book Group

Saturday, May 25 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until Saturday, September 21, 2019

Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Simply Books! is the library’s book group for adults, designed for book lovers. There’s no set reading list, we don’t all read the same book, and it’s very informal. We simply bring along whatever book we’re currently reading (the ones we’re loving and want to talk about!), and share it with the group.   If you’d like to learn more, please email Marie Stickney at mstickney@librarycamden.org. Or visit the Readers Corner Blog at cplreaderscorner.wordpress.com, and click on the “Simply Books!” page.…

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Knitting at the Library

Tuesday, May 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Last of the month, repeating until Tuesday, May 28, 2019

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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Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, May 29 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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Creative Art Journaling for Adults

Thursday, May 30 @ 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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Camden Chess Club

Friday, May 31 @ 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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June 2019

Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, June 5 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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Camden Chess Club

Friday, June 7 @ 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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A Salute to Three Great Female Stars of the Broadway Theater: Julie Andrews, Carol Channing, & Angela Lansbury

Sunday, June 9 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Sunday, June 9, 2019 2 pm TO 4 pm. SALUTE TO THREE GREAT FEMALE STARS OF THE BROADWAY THEATER. JULIE ANDREWS & CAROL CHANNING & ANGELA LANSBURY Michael Paul Lund of Serendipity recordings will return to the library for his 4th installment dedicated to the Broadway stage. This time he will Salute three great women: Julie Andrews, Carol Channing & Angela Lansbury. The musicals he will feature will be Camelot, Hello Dolly, & Mame. Michael will discuss the lives of each…

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How to Protect Your Estate

Monday, June 10 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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How to Protect Your Estate This workshop answers the basic questions about estate planning documents, such as wills, powers of attorney and trusts. But it goes even further teaching with anecdotes how poor planning can tear a family apart. Some questions it answers: What is a power of attorney and do I need one? How can I protect my stuff from nursing homes? Divorce? Remarriage after I’m gone? Do I have to give my assets away to protect them? Attendees…

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Tuesday Book Club

Tuesday, June 11 @ 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 Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine (F) by Gail Honeyman - Meet Eleanor Oliphant: she struggles with appropriate social skills, tends to say exactly what she's thinking, and has a carefully planned timetabled life. But everything changes when Eleanor meets Raymond, the bumbling and deeply unhygienic IT guy from her office.   New members always welcome!

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Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, June 12 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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Camden Chess Club

Friday, June 14 @ 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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Philosophical Society

Tuesday, June 18 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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At its regularly scheduled reading and discussion group on the third Tuesday of the month, the Camden Philosophical Society meets to discuss a wide range of topics. Topics and readings will be announced in the weeks leading up to each event. Stay tuned for details, or email Sarah Miller at sarahmiller@usa.net.   

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Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, June 19 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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Camden Chess Club

Friday, June 21 @ 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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Simply Books! Book Group

Saturday, June 22 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until Saturday, September 21, 2019

Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Simply Books! is the library’s book group for adults, designed for book lovers. There’s no set reading list, we don’t all read the same book, and it’s very informal. We simply bring along whatever book we’re currently reading (the ones we’re loving and want to talk about!), and share it with the group.   If you’d like to learn more, please email Marie Stickney at mstickney@librarycamden.org. Or visit the Readers Corner Blog at cplreaderscorner.wordpress.com, and click on the “Simply Books!” page.…

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Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, June 26 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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Camden Chess Club

Friday, June 28 @ 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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July 2019

Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, July 3 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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Camden Chess Club

Friday, July 5 @ 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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Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, July 10 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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Camden Chess Club

Friday, July 12 @ 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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Harbor Arts and Books

Saturday, July 13 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until Sunday, July 14, 2019

Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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The Camden Public Library will host more than 90 artists in its annual summer Harbor Arts & Books Fair on July 13 and 14, 2019. The fair will feature items for every taste and prices for every pocketbook! Art patrons will find works in watercolor, oil, acrylics, and pastels, as well as photography, sculpture, and mixed media. Fans of handcrafted wares can shop for pottery, glass, woodcrafts, jewelry, and furniture. Fiber artists will also be represented with a wide selection…

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Harbor Arts and Books

Sunday, July 14 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until Sunday, July 14, 2019

Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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The Camden Public Library will host more than 90 artists in its annual summer Harbor Arts & Books Fair on July 13 and 14, 2019. The fair will feature items for every taste and prices for every pocketbook! Art patrons will find works in watercolor, oil, acrylics, and pastels, as well as photography, sculpture, and mixed media. Fans of handcrafted wares can shop for pottery, glass, woodcrafts, jewelry, and furniture. Fiber artists will also be represented with a wide selection…

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Philosophical Society

Tuesday, July 16 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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At its regularly scheduled reading and discussion group on the third Tuesday of the month, the Camden Philosophical Society meets to discuss a wide range of topics. Topics and readings will be announced in the weeks leading up to each event. Stay tuned for details, or email Sarah Miller at sarahmiller@usa.net.   

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The Dramatized History of the Bantry Bay Longboat

Tuesday, July 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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On Tuesday, July 16 at 6:30 pm, Mick Delap, and Apprenticeshop founder Lance Lee will host an theatrically presented history of the Bantry Bay Gigs of International Atlantic Challenge fame.   Mick Delap is an English poet, writer, and historian in his retirement (after a career in journalism at the BBC). He is also an avid sailor. His family vacations on the West Coast of Ireland on Valencia Island and so he is especially knowledgeable about boating events there. He…

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Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, July 17 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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Summer Concert Series: Daymark Irish Trio

Thursday, July 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Daymark is an international trio performing traditional Irish music infused with infectious energy, raw power, and Northern swagger. Fusing the talents of Will Woodson (flute, border pipes), Dan Foster (fiddle) and Eric McDonald (guitar, vocals) the group presents a classic blend of wind and string as driving flute meets virtuosic fiddle, underpinned by well-considered and expertly delivered guitar. Hear their sound here. Each member of the trio had carved their individual musical pathways and style from diligent listening and study,…

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Camden Chess Club

Friday, July 19 @ 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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Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, July 24 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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Camden Chess Club

Friday, July 26 @ 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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Simply Books! Book Group

Saturday, July 27 @ 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 2:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until Saturday, September 21, 2019

Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Simply Books! is the library’s book group for adults, designed for book lovers. There’s no set reading list, we don’t all read the same book, and it’s very informal. We simply bring along whatever book we’re currently reading (the ones we’re loving and want to talk about!), and share it with the group.   If you’d like to learn more, please email Marie Stickney at mstickney@librarycamden.org. Or visit the Readers Corner Blog at cplreaderscorner.wordpress.com, and click on the “Simply Books!” page.…

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Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, July 31 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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August 2019

Camden Chess Club

Friday, August 2 @ 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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Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, August 7 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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Camden Chess Club

Friday, August 9 @ 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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Tuesday Book Club

Tuesday, August 13 @ 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 We Took to the Woods (NF) by Louise Dickinson Rich - In her early thirties, Louise Dickinson Rich took to the woods of Maine with her husband. They found their livelihood and raised a family in the remote backcountry settlement of Middle Dam, in the Rangeley area. Rich made time after morning chores to write about their lives. We Took to the Woods is an adventure story, written with humor, but it also portrays…

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Summer Concert Series: Blue Fuse

Tuesday, August 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Blue Fuse plays contemporary and classic Gypsy Swing. Based in Portland, Maine, Blue Fuse is steeped in Django Reinhardt and the Hot Club Jazz of Paris in the 30s and 40s. The sounds are familiar and accessible; you have heard the tunes before but did not know that it was called Gypsy Jazz. Blue Fuse plays the classics of the genre and contemporary adaptations adding in Latin beats and surprises. Accordion, guitars, bass, vocals and lively banter. They can be…

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Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, August 14 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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Camden Chess Club

Friday, August 16 @ 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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Philosophical Society

Tuesday, August 20 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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At its regularly scheduled reading and discussion group on the third Tuesday of the month, the Camden Philosophical Society meets to discuss a wide range of topics. Topics and readings will be announced in the weeks leading up to each event. Stay tuned for details, or email Sarah Miller at sarahmiller@usa.net.   

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Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, August 21 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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Camden Chess Club

Friday, August 23 @ 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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Simply Books! Book Group

Saturday, August 24 @ 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 2:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until Saturday, September 21, 2019

Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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Simply Books! is the library’s book group for adults, designed for book lovers. There’s no set reading list, we don’t all read the same book, and it’s very informal. We simply bring along whatever book we’re currently reading (the ones we’re loving and want to talk about!), and share it with the group.   If you’d like to learn more, please email Marie Stickney at mstickney@librarycamden.org. Or visit the Readers Corner Blog at cplreaderscorner.wordpress.com, and click on the “Simply Books!” page.…

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Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, August 28 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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Camden Chess Club

Friday, August 30 @ 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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September 2019

Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, September 4 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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Camden Chess Club

Friday, September 6 @ 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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Tuesday Book Club

Tuesday, September 10 @ 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 Lowland (F) by Jhumpa Lahiri - Born just 15 months apart in Calcutta, brothers Subhash and Udayan are inseparable, but they are also opposites, with gravely different futures ahead. It is the 1960s, and Udayan—charismatic and impulsive—is drawn to the Naxalite movement, sacrificing everything to rebel against inequity and poverty. Subhash, the dutiful son, has left home to pursue scientific research in a quiet city on the coast of America, but returns to his…

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Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, September 11 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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Camden Chess Club

Friday, September 13 @ 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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Philosophical Society

Tuesday, September 17 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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At its regularly scheduled reading and discussion group on the third Tuesday of the month, the Camden Philosophical Society meets to discuss a wide range of topics. Topics and readings will be announced in the weeks leading up to each event. Stay tuned for details, or email Sarah Miller at sarahmiller@usa.net.   

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Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, September 18 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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Camden Chess Club

Friday, September 20 @ 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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Book Time For Babies, ages birth- 2.

Wednesday, September 25 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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Every Wednesday
Camden Public Library, 55 Main Street
Camden, ME 04843 United States
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For children birth to age 2, every Wednesday morning at 10:00am in the Jean Picker Room.  Join Miss Amy for songs, finger plays, read-alouds and more!   A great opportunity for babies to interact with other babies of different ages and for caregivers to have some big people time!  Always a fun morning with the kids! Older siblings are always welcome.   Guests always welcome.    

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