Articles by Nicole Ouellette

 

Ellsworth Public Library wishing upon a few ‘stars’ to add to its collection

By Nicole Ouellette on Nov. 09, 2013, at 1:34 p.m.
You can make the season a little brighter for everyone who uses the Ellsworth Public Library by making a donation as part of the library’s annual holiday Wish Stars program. Ellsworth Public Library staff will be placing the names of items they want added to the library’s …

Meet the Wednesday Painters at Ellsworth Public Library

By Nicole Ouellette on Nov. 05, 2013, at 2:10 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 8, 2013 4:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Location: Ellsworth Public Library, 20 State St., Ellsworth, ME For more information: Charlene Churchill; (207) 667-6363; ellsworth.lib.me.us/ ELLSWORTH | Kick off this weekend with an exhibit of beautiful, local artwork, and get a chance to meet the artists. The Wednesday …

Food for Fines at Ellsworth Public Library to help the hungry

By Nicole Ouellette on Nov. 03, 2013, at 4:55 p.m.
Have you been putting off paying off your overdue books and media fines? If so, Ellsworth Public Library has a way to clear that debt and help those in your community who need it the most. Library patrons can get their overdue fines forgiven by donating non-perishable …

‘Catching Fire’ celebration to be held at Ellsworth Public Library

By Nicole Ouellette on Nov. 03, 2013, at 4:53 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Ellsworth Public Library, 20 State St., Ellsworth, ME For more information: Charlene Churchill; (207) 667-6363; ellsworth.lib.me.us/ ELLSWORTH | The odds will be in favor of fans of Suzanne Collins’ “The Hunger Games” series at the Ellsworth Public Library. Teens …

Where The Wild Things Are at Ellsworth Public Library

By Nicole Ouellette on Oct. 28, 2013, at 2:46 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013 10:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Location: Ellsworth Public Library, 20 State St., Ellsworth, Maine For more information: Charlene Churchill; (207) 667-6363; ellsworth.lib.me.us/ Ellsworth Public Library will hold a special story hour that will celebrate Maurice Sendak’s classic children’s book “Where the Wild Things Are” on Saturday, …

Ellsworth Public Library recognizes Hospice Awareness Month

By Nicole Ouellette on Oct. 28, 2013, at 2:43 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Ellsworth Public Library, 20 State St., Ellsworth, Maine For more information: Charlene Churchill; (207) 667-6363; ellsworth.lib.me.us/ Ellsworth Public Library will recognize Hospice Awareness Month with a presentation by Hospice Volunteers of Hancock County Executive Director Jody Wolford-Tucker on Nov. 14 …

‘Reflections’ of sea and sky is artistic exhibit at Ellsworth Public Library

By Nicole Ouellette on Oct. 13, 2013, at 12:25 p.m.
This month, Ellsworth Public Library is exhibiting paintings inspired by the beauty of the natural world as seen along the coast. “Reflections: As Above, So Below,” a collection of paintings by Maine artist Aria Tuki, includes acrylic and encaustic paintings filled with color inspired by the natural …

Knitting Group to meet Nov. 2 at Ellsworth Public Library

By Nicole Ouellette on Oct. 06, 2013, at 11:25 a.m.
Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013 10 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: Ellsworth Public Library, 20 State St., Ellsworth, Maine For more information: Charlene Churchill; (207) 667-6363; ellsworth.lib.me.us/ With the holidays just around the bend, it’s the right time to start thinking about gifts for friends and family. And what could be …

‘Narnia’ book focus of this month’s Reading Pros meeting in Ellsworth

By Nicole Ouellette on Oct. 06, 2013, at 11:24 a.m.
Friday, Nov. 1, 2013 2 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Ellsworth Public Library, 20 State St., Ellsworth, Maine For more information: Charlene Churchill; (207) 667-6363; ellsworth.lib.me.us/ The fantastical world of Narnia comes alive for members of Ellsworth’s young readers book club this month. The next meeting of the Reading Pros …

‘Percy Jackson’ celebration to be held at Ellsworth Public Library

By Nicole Ouellette on Oct. 01, 2013, at 11:54 a.m.
Thursday, Jan. 1, 1970 12 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Ellsworth Public Library is calling all Olympians from the world of Percy Jackson to the library’s Riverview Room for games, crafts, and refreshments on Wednesday, Oct. 16, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. The mythological-themed fun will include Pin-The-Snakes-On-Medusa, food, …

Author to discuss aging in Maine at Ellsworth Public Library

By Nicole Ouellette on Oct. 01, 2013, at 11:52 a.m.
Thursday, Jan. 1, 1970 12 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Local writer Joan MacCracken will discuss her novel, “The Winter House: A Season of Sharing,” about four older women in rural Maine who decide to live together, at Maine Author Night, Thursday, Oct. 24 at 6 p.m. at Ellsworth Public …

Fantastically feline story hour to be held at Ellsworth Public Library

By Nicole Ouellette on Sept. 23, 2013, at 3:37 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013 10:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Location: Ellsworth Public Library, 20 State St, Ellsworth , Maine For more information: Charlene Churchill; (207) 667-6363; ellsworth.lib.me.us Special guests will discuss the importance of having pets spayed or neutered, including Lisa Williams of Ellsworth. Williams is the illustrator of the …

Mainer author Platner will lead Ellsworth Public Library discussion

By Nicole Ouellette on Sept. 23, 2013, at 3:34 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Ellsworth Public Library, 20 State St, Ellsworth , Maine For more information: Charlene Churchill; (207) 667-6363; ellsworth.lib.me.us Maine writer Bronson Platner, author of “Sinners All,” will discuss his novel and share his experiences as a writer.

Women’s suffrage legacy comes alive at Ellsworth Public Library

By Nicole Ouellette on Sept. 15, 2013, at 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013 6:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Ellsworth Public Library, 20 State St, Ellsworth , ME For more information: Charlene Churchill; (207) 667-6363; ellsworth.lib.me.us It’s hard to believe that women have had the right to vote in the United States for less than 100 years, but it’s …

Teen Advisory Board meets Oct. 9 at Ellsworth Public Library

By Nicole Ouellette on Sept. 15, 2013, at 5:29 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013 3:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Location: Ellsworth Public Library, 20 State St., Ellsworth , ME For more information: Charlene Churchill; (207) 667-6363; ellsworth.lib.me.us The Ellsworth Public Library’s Teen Advisory Board will meet next on Wednesday, Oct. 9, from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Ellsworth Public …

Legos at the Library continues Oct. 11 at Ellsworth Public Library

By Nicole Ouellette on Sept. 15, 2013, at 5:24 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 11, 2013 2 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Ellsworth Public Library, 20 State St, Ellsworth, Maine For more information: Charlene Churchill ; (207) 667-6363 ; ellsworth.lib.me.us Lego builders of all ages are invited to come to Ellsworth Public Library on Friday, Oct. 11 from 2 p.m. to 3:30 …

Book discussion group takes on intense memoir at Ellsworth Public Library

By Nicole Ouellette on Sept. 15, 2013, at 5:22 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Ellsworth Public Library, 20 State St, Ellsworth, Maine For more information: Charlene Churchill ; (207) 667-6363 ; ellsworth.lib.me.us The books discussion group at Ellsworth Public Library will tackle Melissa Coleman’s “This Life Is in Your Hands: One Dream, Sixty Acres, …

‘Tightwads’ gathering at Ellsworth Public Library

By Nicole Ouellette on Sept. 10, 2013, at 8:54 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013 12 p.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Ellsworth Public Library, 20 State St., Ellsworth, Maine For more information: Charlene Churchill ; (207) 667-6363 ; ellsworth.lib.me.us In an age where more Americans are swamped with debt, Tightwads can help you live within–or below–your means. From tips on clipping …

Bibliophile Read-A-Force

By Nicole Ouellette on Sept. 08, 2013, at 12:05 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 27, 2013 2 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Ellsworth Public Library, 20 State St., Ellsworth, ME For more information: Charlene Churchill; (207) 667-6363; ellsworth.lib.me.us/ The Bibliophile Read-A-Force middle school reading group will take on their next reading challenges on Friday, Sept. 27 from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. …

Maine romance author to discuss writing at Ellsworth Public Library

By Nicole Ouellette on Sept. 08, 2013, at 12:03 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Ellsworth Public Library, 20 State St., Ellsworth, ME For more information: Charlene Churchill; (207) 667-6363; ellsworth.lib.me.us/ New York Times bestselling author and Kenduskeag resident Janet Chapman will talk about her career as a writer of romance novels on Thursday, Sept. …
 
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