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  • Middle school kids, come to the library on 9/28/18 Friday, September 28 2:00 p.m. Hey, if you're in grades 6-8, join us for a "crafternoon" at the library and let your creative side run wild!
  • “World in Your Library” with Nick Mills 9/27/18 "World in Your Library" with Nick Mills Thursday, September 27 @ 6:00 p.m. World in Your Library, a current events speaker series of the Maine Humanities Council, is being hosted by Ellsworth Public Library on Thursday, September 27 art 6:00pm. Speaker Nick Mills will discuss “Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya, Syria: Failed Interventions at the Rise of ISIS.” This ...
  • Kids and families: Celebrate Autumn Gold with us on 9/22/18 Visit the autumn themed youth services rooms of the Ellsworth Public Library for stories, games, crafts and fun!  For more information, please call 667-6363 or contact Youth Services.
  • DNA Interest Group – Sept 29nd Genetic Genealogy - DNA Case Studies DNA testing can help identify or discover the unknown for many individuals and families. Library Genealogist, Charlene Fox Clemons, facilitates the meetings held on the fourth Saturday of each month from 10:00 am until 12:00 pm.  We hope you will join us to share your questions, and successes with the ...
  • Riverview Creatives meet 9/21/18 Friday, September 20th 2:00 p.m. Art program for all school age kids. Have fun creating art. Learn about different artists, techniques and mediums. Things may get messy!  If you have questions about this program, please call the library (667-6363) or contact Youth Services.
  • New book club will discuss ‘The Great American Read’ The Great American Read Book Club Saturday, September 8, 15, 22, and 29 Saturday, October 6 and 13 1:00 p.m. Everyone is invited to join The Great American Read Book Club this fall at the library. Participate in book discussions and attend exclusive pre-screenings of episodes 2-7 of the PBS series The Great American Read. Light refreshments will be ...
  • Ellsworth Chess Club Meetings – September The Ellsworth Chess Club, hosted by Dick Powell, meets weekly on Thursdays at 6:00pm at the Ellsworth Public Library. Visitors and new people are welcome. The dates of the September meetings are as follows: 9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27. If there are any question please call the library at 667-6363
  • PJ Storytime returns in September Little ones and their adults are welcome to join us Wednesday evenings at 6:30 p.m. for PJ storytime in the boat room!