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Zendoodle 2.0

By oplevents on Sept. 13, 2016, at 2:01 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Location: Orono Public Library, 39 Pine ST, Orono, Maine For more information: 207-866-5060; library.orono.org Phyllis Brazee hosts another ZenDoodle event, but this time it’s Zendoodle 2.0! Adding color and shading to your doodles can make a world of difference. Supplies provided …
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Storytelling Project with the Alzheimer’s Association

By oplevents on Sept. 13, 2016, at 1:22 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Orono Public Library, 39 Pine St., Orono, ME For more information: 207-866-5060; library.orono.org Orono Public Library is hosting the Alzheimer’s Association for an informational meeting on signing up for a storytelling program. The Alzheimer’s Association, Maine Chapter is seeking qualified …
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Organizational Zen program at Orono Library

By oplevents on Aug. 31, 2016, at 3:55 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Location: Orono Public Library, 39 Pine St, Orono, ME For more information: 207-866-5060; orono.org/324/Public-Library ORONO — Organizational Zen with Janie Downey Maxwell will kick off Orono Public Library’s fall programs 1-2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 14, at the library, 39 Pine St. …
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Trendy Robots at Webster!

By oplevents on June 23, 2016, at 3:57 p.m.
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Webster Park, North Main Ave., Orono, ME For more information: 207-866-5060; library.orono.org America’s Premier Party Rock Band In January 2014, four friends came together with a vision to create great music and play the local scene. Little did they know …
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Tough End String Band at Webster!

By oplevents on June 23, 2016, at 3:54 p.m.
Tuesday, July 19, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Webster Park, North Main Ave., Orono, ME For more information: 207-866-5060; library.orono.org Looking for hot fun? Tough End String Band serves a spicy brew of acoustic music: old-time, bluegrass, jazz, and more! In case you’re wondering about the band’s name, …
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The Coteries at Webster!

By oplevents on June 23, 2016, at 3:46 p.m.
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Webster Park, North Maine Ave, Orono, Maine For more information: 207-866-5060; library.orono.org If the road can teach you anything, it is the difference between what you need and what you don’t. Born out of the midst of an 11,000 mile …
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Backyard Bash Concert!

By oplevents on June 14, 2016, at 3:28 p.m.
Tuesday, June 14, 2016 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Webster Park, North Main Ave., Orono, ME For more information: 207-866-5060; library.orono.org/overview The Friends of the Orono Public Library are throwing a Backyard Bash at Webster Park in Orono! Musical performance by Julie Monro and Friends, along with Jeff Rampe. …
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ZenDoodle!

By oplevents on June 01, 2016, at 4:21 p.m.
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Orono Public Library, 39 Pine ST, Orono, Maine For more information: 207-866-506; library.orono.org/adult_programs Draw and let your mind wander, hosted by Phyllis Brazee. Drawing structured patterns and adding color is easy and relaxing. Everyone who can hold a pen can …
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Audubon Book Group!

By oplevents on June 01, 2016, at 4:12 p.m.
Thursday, June 9, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Orono Public Library, 39 Pine St., Orono, Maine For more information: 207-866-5060; library.orono.org/book_groups Are you a lover of the outdoors? You will also probably love our Audubon Book Group. Their last meeting for this summer they are chatting about Weeds: …
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Foreign Film Night!

By oplevents on May 04, 2016, at 12:26 p.m.
Thursday, May 19, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Orono Public Library, 39 Pine St., Orono, Maine For more information: 866-5060; library.orono.org/adult_programs The Foreign Film Group at the Orono Public Library continues for a night of international entertainment as they work their way through a line-up of award winning …
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Deuling Banjos with David & Dean.

By oplevents on April 27, 2016, at 4:39 p.m.
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Orono Public Library, 39 Pine St, Orono, Maine For more information: 866-5060; library.orono.org/adult_programs Come have a fun hour with David Bagley and Dean Henderson while they sing and play their banjos, guitar and mandolin. Join us for a fun time …
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An Afternoon with Sarah Smiley!

By oplevents on April 27, 2016, at 4:29 p.m.
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Orono Public Library, 39 Pine St, Orono, Maine For more information: 866-5060; library.orono.org/adult_programs Join us when the Orono Public Library welcomes local author and Bangor Daily News Columnist, Sarah Smiley, as she talks about her latest book about coming to …
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International Tabletop Gaming Day!

By oplevents on April 27, 2016, at 3:01 p.m.
Saturday, April 30, 2016 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Location: Orono Public Library, 39 Pine St., Orono, Maine For more information: 866-5060; library.orono.org/adult_programs ALL ages and all gaming levels are welcome to play tabletop games. Teresa Cassinelli (Gaming Extraordinaire and one of our Teen Gaming hosts) will hold a gaming …
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Foreign Film Night!

By oplevents on April 12, 2016, at 10:48 a.m.
Thursday, April 21, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Orono Public Library, 39 Pine St., Orono, Maine For more information: 866-5060; library.orono.org/adult_programs Join us each month for a FREE night of international entertainment as we work our way through a line-up of award winning films from across the globe! …
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Orono library to host ‘Remarkable Mainers, Now and Then’

By oplevents on April 07, 2016, at 2:55 p.m.
Thursday, April 14, 2016 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Orono Public Library, 39 Pine St., Orono, Maine For more information: 866-5060; library.orono.org/adult_programs ORONO — “Remarkable Mainers, Then and Now, presented by Hank Lunn, will take place 1-2 p.m. Thursday, April 14, at Orono Public Library.Story continues below advertisement. Around …
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Hank Lunn Presents Remarkable Mainers: Now & Then!

By oplevents on April 05, 2016, at 1:32 p.m.
Thursday, April 14, 2016 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Orono Public Library, 39 Pine Street, Orono, Maine For more information: 866-5060; library.orono.org/adult_programs Around 400 years ago, non-Americans started coming into an uncharted area in northeastern America, later designated as a District of Massachusetts. The pioneers were looking for a …
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Local Authors Share!

By oplevents on April 01, 2016, at 1:52 p.m.
Wednesday, April 6, 2016 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Orono Public Library, 39 Pine St., Orono, Maine For more information: 866-5060; library.orono.org/adult_programs Orono Public Library’s Fall Writing Group will share their creative talents. Hear their stories and become inspired to write! If you want, you can even sign up …
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The Final Cut: Murder Mystery Party!

By oplevents on March 29, 2016, at 11:12 a.m.
Saturday, April 9, 2016 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Orono Public Library, 39 Pine St., Orono, Maine For more information: 866-5060; library.orono.org/adult_programs There’s been a murder and you are tasked with solving it! A major movie mogul is murdered. Join us and become one of 10 shady and suspicious …
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College Prep for High Schoolers!

By oplevents on March 29, 2016, at 9:46 a.m.
Saturday, April 9, 2016 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Location: Orono Public Library, 39 Pine St., Orono, Maine For more information: 866-5060; library.orono.org/special_events Wendy Thompson, a college admissions advisor with 30 years of experience will chat about how COLLEGES choose STUDENTS. An interactive, entertaining, and informative program. For more information …
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Opera Talk Group!

By oplevents on March 22, 2016, at 3:55 p.m.
Thursday, March 31, 2016 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Orono Public Library, 39 Pine St., Orono, Maine For more information: 866-5060; library.orono.org/adult_programs If you enjoy the opera, then you’ll love our Opera Group! The group meets in our community room to discuss & watch short clips of the upcoming …