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Famed kids’ writer Richard Peck in series of events on MDI

By MelRice on June 22, 2014, at 11:11 p.m.
Sunday, June 22, 2014 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.Monday, June 23, 2014 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.Tuesday, June 24, 2014 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Six Different Venues Courtesy of Island Readers & Writers, P.O. Box 227, Mount Desert , Maine For more information: 207-288-2211; islandreadersandwriters.org Newbery Award-winning author …
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History on the Edge Schoodic Point Author at the Jesup

By MelRice on June 15, 2014, at 11 a.m.
Thursday, June 19, 2014 7 p.m. to 8 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, ME: Join Allen Workman, author of “Schoodic Point: History on the Edge of Acadia National Park,” as he charts a …
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Walker’s tour of Britain

By MelRice on June 15, 2014, at 10:57 a.m.
Friday, June 20, 2014 7 p.m. to 8 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, ME: Join Catherine and Charlie Richardson at the Jesup Library for an illustrated talk on their recent springtime country walks …
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Tech Petting Zoo comes to Bar Harbor

By MelRice on June 15, 2014, at 10:56 a.m.
Monday, June 23, 2014 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Monday, June 30, 2014 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Tuesday, July 1, 2014 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Wednesday, July 2, 2014 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Jesup Memorial Library in Bar Harbor, 34 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: …
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Pajama Story Time at the Jesup

By MelRice on June 13, 2014, at 3:19 p.m.
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 6 p.m. to 7 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, ME: Got bugs? Summer in Maine, as we all know, can be buggy, and bugs can be annoying. But the …
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Bar Harbor Library launches campaign to match $6K in 6 Days

By MelRice on June 09, 2014, at 8:22 a.m.
Monday, June 9, 2014 12 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Tuesday, June 10, 2014 12 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Wednesday, June 11, 2014 12 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Thursday, June 12, 2014 12 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Friday, June 13, 2014 12 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Saturday, June 14, 2014 12 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. Location: …
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A Quintessential American Story “Ed Muskie: Made in Maine” Author at the Jesup

By MelRice on June 06, 2014, at 3:37 p.m.
Thursday, June 12, 2014 7 p.m. to 8 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, ME: James Witherell, a historian from Lewiston, has written a fascinating and insightful biography of Edmund “Ed” Muskie, from his …
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Images and Insights on Coastal Maine “The Hidden Coast of Maine” revealed at Jesup Library

By MelRice on June 06, 2014, at 2:42 p.m.
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 7 p.m. to 8 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, ME: Joe Devenney has been photographing the Maine coast for thirty-seven years, and Ken Textor has been writing about it …
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Attention Skywatchers! Jesup to Host Telescope Clinic

By MelRice on June 06, 2014, at 2:42 p.m.
Wednesday, June 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: 207-288-4245; jesuplibrary.org Bar Harbor, ME: Bring in your tired, poor dusty glasses yearning to breathe free. In anticipation of clearer skies, the Acadia Astronomical …
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Dress Up at the Jesup!

By MelRice on June 04, 2014, at 11:55 a.m.
Friday, June 13, 2014 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-288-4245; jesuplibrary.org/dress-up-at-the-jesup/ Friday the thirteenth may never be the same. Forsaking horror for humor, the Jesup Memorial Library brings the first truly American writer (or a reasonable …
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Dress Up at the Jesup! All Your Favorite Characters Are Sure to be There

By MelRice on June 04, 2014, at 8:20 a.m.
Friday, June 13, 2014 7 p.m. to 10 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, ME: Friday the thirteenth may never be the same. Forsaking horror for humor, the Jesup Memorial Library brings the first …
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“Downeast Ledge” Author at the Jesup

By MelRice on June 04, 2014, at 8:13 a.m.
Thursday, June 5, 2014 7 p.m. to 8 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, ME: Norman Gilliland has written a compelling novel about changing times and personal failings set in fictional yet familiar Ashton, …
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Japan Comes to the Jesup

By MelRice on May 27, 2014, at 12:24 p.m.
Saturday, May 31, 2014 2 p.m. to 3 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, ME: Interested in travel, poetry, or just “things Japanese”? Join author Carolyn Locke at the Jesup Memorial Library in Bar …
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Cranberry Isles Focus of Poetry Reading

By MelRice on May 21, 2014, at 3:14 p.m.
Saturday, May 24, 2014 1 p.m. to 2 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, Maine — Poet Donald Wellman shares his latest collection of poetry, inspired by the people and landscape of the Cranberry …
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Author-Photographer Dorothy Monnelly at the Jesup Blending prose, poetry and pictures to create photographic memories

By MelRice on May 20, 2014, at 4:51 p.m.
Friday, May 23, 2014 7 p.m. to 8 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, ME: Author-photographer Dorothy Monnelly will be at the Jesup Memorial Library on Friday, May 23 from 7 to 8 …
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Memoir explores hardscrabble childhood of Maine photographer Author set to talk at Jesup May 22

By MelRice on May 20, 2014, at 3:11 p.m.
Thursday, May 22, 2014 7 p.m. to 8 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 — Hear that buzz? It’s all the talk surrounding “Pigs Can’t Swim: A Memoir.” Author Helen Peppe will be at …
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Icebergs, Penguins, and the Fram – oh my! Explore Antarctica in slideshow at Jesup May 16

By MelRice on May 07, 2014, at 9:31 a.m.
Friday, May 16, 2014 7 p.m. to 8 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 — Join two intrepid travelers to Argentina and from there all the way to Antarctica. Bill McArtor and Linda Kollett …
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Expert in ancient weapons explains Iceman mystery at Jesup May 17

By MelRice on May 07, 2014, at 9:31 a.m.
Saturday, May 17, 2014 2 p.m. to 3 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 — Richard Longbow, a master bow maker and arrow smith who has immersed himself in the study of ancient humans …
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Duo performs Acadian & Celtic music at Jesup May 18

By MelRice on May 07, 2014, at 9:31 a.m.
Sunday, May 18, 2014 1:30 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 — Août Gris, the talented duo of Chris Gray and Gus LaCasse, will perform at the Jesup Memorial Library on …
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Death Café set for Jesup on May 18

By MelRice on May 07, 2014, at 9:31 a.m.
Sunday, May 18, 2014 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Jesup Memorial Library in Bar Harbor, 34 Mount Desert Street, Bar Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-244-3267; jesuplibrary.org BAR HARBOR — Talk about issues surrounding end of life – the biology, the emotions, the impact and more – at a …
 
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