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Shakespeare Open Mic returns to Jesup

By MelRice on April 22, 2014, at 3:19 p.m.
Friday, May 2, 2014 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Jesup Memorial Library in Bar Harbor, 34 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-288-4245; jesuplibrary.org BAR HARBOR — The Bard is back! Harborside Shakespeare Company returns to the Jesup Memorial Library with its popular Shakespeare Open Mic …
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Bug out at the Jesup!

By MelRice on April 22, 2014, at 2:19 p.m.
Saturday, May 3, 2014 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Location: Jesup Memorial Library in Bar Harbor, 34 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-288-4245; jesuplibrary.org BAR HARBOR — Learn to create an organic garden that attracts beneficial insects, during a presentation at the Jesup Memorial Library on …
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Walks and Talks – Come explore Maine – Beyond the Usual, at the Jesup

By MelRice on April 22, 2014, at 12:44 p.m.
Thursday, May 1, 2014 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Location: Jesup Memorial Library in Bar Harbor, 34 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-288-4245; jesuplibrary.org BAR HARBOR — Discover the offbeat, fun and wacky in Maine during a slideshow with Marisue and John Pickering at 10 a.m. …
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Poetry open mic night set for Jesup April 11

By MelRice on April 05, 2014, at 7:41 a.m.
Friday, April 11, 2014 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Jesup Memorial Library in Bar Harbor, 34 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: 2072884245; jesuplibrary.org BAR HARBOR — Come rehearse your verse. Write On! at the Jesup, the writing group of the Jesup Memorial Library, is hosting …
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Expressive therapies for older adults explored at Talks & Walks

By MelRice on April 01, 2014, at 4:32 p.m.
Thursday, April 17, 2014 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Location: Jesup Memorial Library in Bar Harbor, 34 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: 2072884245; jesuplibrary.org BAR HARBOR — Health care providers are making great strides using Expressive Therapies such as Music Therapy to help improve physical and …
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Death Café set for Jesup on April 13

By MelRice on March 28, 2014, at 3:14 p.m.
Sunday, April 13, 2014 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Jesup Memorial Library in Bar Harbor, 34 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: 207 288-4245; jesuplibrary.org BAR HARBOR — Come eat cake, drink tea … and talk about death – the biology, the emotions, the impact and …
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Astronomers explore time & longitude at the Jesup

By MelRice on March 25, 2014, at 4:34 p.m.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Jesup Memorial Library in Bar Harbor, 34 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: 2072884245; jesuplibrary.org BAR HARBOR — Take an astronomical tour of Europe with Dwight Lanpher at the Jesup Memorial Library courtesy of the Acadia Astronomical …
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Auto Magic: Slideshow highlights early days of motorized travel

By MelRice on March 25, 2014, at 4:19 p.m.
Thursday, April 3, 2014 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Jesup Memorial Library in Bar Harbor, 34 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-288-4245; jesuplibrary.org BAR HARBOR — New inventions. Rapid change. Cool machines. That was America at the dawn of the 20th century. Come hear – …
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Wine class offered at Jesup library with tasting

By MelRice on March 25, 2014, at 3:31 p.m.
Friday, April 4, 2014 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Jesup Memorial Library in Bar Harbor, 34 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: 2072884245; jesuplibrary.org BAR HARBOR, Maine — Dawn Lamendola of House Wine in Bar Harbor will give a session on the “whys” of wine, at …

Signup starts March 26 for free retreat for middle-schoolers at MDI BioLab

By MelRice on March 24, 2014, at 9:28 a.m.
BAR HARBOR — Meet at the crossroads of art, writing and science at the second annual ARROW Retreat, offered at no charge to participants during spring break, April 21-24, by Island Readers & Writers. The retreat is open to homeschoolers and students in sixth, seventh and eighth grades from Mount …
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Explore Scotland and Ireland at next Talks & Walks

By MelRice on March 18, 2014, at 2:45 p.m.
Thursday, March 27, 2014 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Location: Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: 20 288-2211; jesuplibrary.org BAR HARBOR — Robert and Susan Pennington will share their adventures through Scotland and Ireland, exploring paths on foot and by other means, during …
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Book Group Gathering set for March 22 at Jesup

By MelRice on March 18, 2014, at 12:08 p.m.
Saturday, March 22, 2014 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: 2072884245; jesuplibrary.org BAR HARBOR — Attention all members of book clubs! Join the Grand Gathering of Book Groups at the Jesup Memorial Library in Bar Harbor on …
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Rugs from Maine’s Islands, and the Heart

By MelRice on March 12, 2014, at 3:56 p.m.
Thursday, March 13, 2014 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: 2072884245; jesuplibrary.org BAR HARBOR — The Jesup Memorial Library teams with the Sea Coast Mission on Thursday, March 13 at 7 p.m. to host Judy Burger-Gossart as …
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Hospital offers health care sign-up at Jesup

By MelRice on March 12, 2014, at 3:55 p.m.
Friday, March 14, 2014 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Location: Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mount Desert St, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: 207 288-5082 ext. 1423 BAR HARBOR — Join Mount Desert Island Hospital and Jesup Memorial Library for help enrolling for insurance on the Health Insurance Marketplace under …
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Tales from the Trail: Sled Dog Gals

By MelRice on March 12, 2014, at 3:54 p.m.
Saturday, March 15, 2014 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: 2072884245; jesuplibrary.org BAR HARBOR — Join three generations of MDI women – Meg Burden, Bethany Van Gorder and teen Lilly Anderson – for tales from sled dog …
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Celtic concert with MacLir Ceilidh Band set for Jesup March 16

By MelRice on March 12, 2014, at 3:50 p.m.
Sunday, March 16, 2014 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Location: Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: 2072884245; jesuplibrary.org BAR HARBOR — Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, join us at the Jesup for Celtic tunes from the MacLir Ceilidh Band & Friends …
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Fun & great food on tap for Oscar Night fundraiser to benefit Bar Harbor library

By MelRice on March 02, 2014, at 12:51 p.m.
BAR HARBOR – Tonight’s the night for great prizes, fabulous food and a fun time! Oscar Night at Reel Pizza in Bar Harbor is a fun evening to benefit the Jesup Memorial Library on Sunday, March 2. A pre-Oscars party starts at 6 p.m. at Reel Pizza. Tickets are $15 …

Oscar Night live broadcast at theater, pre-show party = fundraiser for Bar Harbor Library

By MelRice on Feb. 24, 2014, at 8:54 a.m.
Sunday, March 2, 2014 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Reel Pizza Cinerama, 33 Kennebec Place, Bar Harbor, ME For more information: Melinda Rice; 207-288-4245; jesuplibrary.org Are you ready for great prizes, fabulous food and a fun time? Get your tickets now for Oscar Night at Reel Pizza in Bar …
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Oscar Night fun with food & prizes plus live broadcast set for Reel Pizza in Bar Harbor March 2

By MelRice on Feb. 23, 2014, at 2:03 p.m.
BAR HARBOR — Are you ready for great prizes, fabulous food and a fun time? Get your tickets now for Oscar Night at Reel Pizza in Bar Harbor, a fun evening to benefit the Jesup Memorial Library on Sunday, March 2. Tickets are $15 per person or $25 per couple. …
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Memorials of Acadia highlighted in free Thursday talk at Bar Harbor library

By MelRice on Feb. 02, 2014, at 6:45 p.m.
BAR HARBOR — The MDI YMCA and the Jesup Memorial library are teaming up to offer free exciting programs plus a little extra. Join us at the Jesup this Thursday, Feb. 6, at 10 a.m. for a fascinating look at “The Memorials of Acadia National Park.” Don Lenahan will give …
 
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