Things to do July 11, 2011: Literature

Posted July 10, 2011, at 6:54 p.m.

BANGOR — Amanda Poulin, who plays Cinderella at Story Land in New Hampshire, will share her dream come true story, 10:30 a.m.-noon Tuesday, July 12, at Bangor Public Library. For information, call 947-8336 or visit bpl.lib.me.us.

BANGOR — Matthew Kiell, author of “Monhegan Windows” will read from his book and talk about micro- and self-publishing, noon-2 p.m. Wednesday, July 13, at Bangor Public Library. He will have on display several canvas-mounted photos from his book. For information, call 947-8336 or visit bpl.lib.me.us.

BANGOR — Author Dan Harrington will read from his latest book “Who’s At the Door?”, 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday, July 14, at Bangor Public Library. For information, call 947-8336 or visit bpl.lib.me.us.

BAR HARBOR — Dr. Douglas Tallamy, chairman of the Department of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology at the University of Delaware, will share his knowledge of insects as part of the College of Atlantic’s summer Coffee and Conversation Series, 9 a.m. Tuesday, July 12, at the Deering Common Community Center. At 7 p.m., Tallamy will discuss the ecological roles of the native plants in our landscapes and gardens. Copies of his a book “Bringing Nature Home: How You Can Sustain Wildlife with Native Plants“ will be available for purchase after the lecture. For information, call 288-5015 or visitcoa.edu.

NORTHEAST HARBOR — Two-time Newbery Honor and Printz Prize winning author Gary Schmidt will speak about his book “Okay for Now” and hold a reception and book signing, 4-5 p.m. Sunday, July 24, at Northeast Harbor Public Library , 1 Joy Road. For information call 288-2211 or visit islandreadersandwriters.org.

ROCKLAND — Showing of “The Adventures of Captain Dick Spear,” a documentary of the Rockland native, followed by question and answer session, 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 14, at Rockland Public Library, 80 Union St. Special accommodations for persons with disabilities can be made with 48 hours notice by calling 594-0310. Admission is free.

WINTER HARBOR — Reading by author Lynne Plourde, 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 27, at Winter Harbor Library, 371 Main St. For information, call 974-9366 or visit winterharbor.lib.me.us.

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