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17th Annual Summer Music Series Kicks off with The Bangor Band

By Bangor Public Library on June 02, 2014, at 9:39 a.m.
The Bangor Public Library continues the summer music tradition with the 17th Annual Summer Music Series, sponsored by Bangor Savings Bank. Kicking off is everyone’s favorite The Bangor Band on Tuesday, June 10th. All performances, weather permitting, will be played in Peirce Park, which is just outside the Library, at …
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Bangor Public Library Hosts Grant Workshop for Nonprofits

By Bangor Public Library on May 16, 2014, at 9:31 a.m.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Bangor Public Library, 145 Harlow St, Bangor, ME For more information: 207-947-8336; bangorpubliclibrary.org Together with the University of Maine’s Fogler Library, the Bangor Public Library is hosting a grant-finding workshop for community nonprofits on Wednesday, May 28 at 11:30 a.m. …
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Bangor Public Library Roof Project Nears Completion, Appreciation Event Planned

By Bangor Public Library on May 13, 2014, at 5:02 p.m.
As the Bangor Public Library’s copper dome and roof near completion, the Friends of the Library invites the public to an appreciation event on Saturday, May 17th at 10 a.m. at the Library. The replacement and repair of the historic roof was possible by a bond that was passed in …
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Author Kate Webber at Bangor Public Library

By Bangor Public Library on April 28, 2014, at 10:37 a.m.
Saturday, May 10, 2014 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Location: Bangor Public Library, 145 Harlow Street, Bangor, ME For more information: 207-947-8336; bangorpubliclibrary.org Local author, Kate Webber, will be presenting on her latest novel, Swan’s Island Chronicles, at the Bangor Public Library. About the book: The small Downeast Maine community …
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Bangor Public Library Encourages Bangor to Read this May

By Bangor Public Library on April 25, 2014, at 3:11 p.m.
Saturday, May 3, 2014 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Bangor Public Library, 145 Harlow Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-947-8336; bangorpubliclibrary.org The Bangor Public Library hosts another Bangor Reads! community event this May. This year’s selection is the classic childhood favorite, Alice in Wonderland. Throughout the month of …
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Maine Writer’s and Publisher’s Alliance Present Bryan Wiggins at the Bangor Public Library

By Bangor Public Library on March 07, 2014, at 1:03 p.m.
Are you an inspiring writer but need help finding your story? The search for story can be a long and lonely journey. Join the Library and the Maine Writer’s and Publisher’s Alliance Saturday, March 15th from 2 – 4 p.m. when ad-man, artist, and writer Bryan Wiggins will show attendees …
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Bangor Public Library Renovation Tentatively Scheduled for June

By Bangor Public Library on March 05, 2014, at 1:43 p.m.
The Bangor Public Library’s Building Committee estimates that the next phase of the $9-million “Yes for the Library” renovation and redesign campaign will break ground in June. The project, comprised of fixing the 101-year-old roof, upgrading the interior, and an adding to the Library’s endowment fund, is quickly approaching its …
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March Events at the Bangor Public Library

By Bangor Public Library on Feb. 27, 2014, at 9:33 a.m.
The Bangor Public Library offers a variety of free programs and activities open to the public during the month of March. Come visit for new, informative programs, free books, DVD’s, computer classes and other services and events for the entire family to enjoy together! March artist exhibits feature Art in …

The Splendor of Bees: a talk by Alison Dibble at the Bangor Library

By Bangor Public Library on Feb. 24, 2014, at 1:02 p.m.
Saturday, March 29, 2014 10 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: Bangor Public Library, 145 Harlow Street , Bangor, Maine For more information: (207)9478336; bangorpubliclibrary.org Alison Dibble, Ph.D., a Conservation Biologist and Pollination Ecologist at the School of Biology and Ecology, University of Maine, Orono, will speak on the diversity of …

Global Lens Film Series at the Bangor Library

By Bangor Public Library on Feb. 24, 2014, at 12:59 p.m.
Friday, March 28, 2014 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Bangor Public Library, 145 Harlow Street , Bangor , Maine For more information: (207)9478336; bangorpubliclibrary.org The Bangor Public Library is partnering with the River City Cinema in the Inaugural Global Lens Film Series. This foreign film series is an annual, …

Job Seeker Expo with EMDC at the Bangor Public Library

By Bangor Public Library on Feb. 24, 2014, at 12:56 p.m.
Monday, March 10, 2014 2 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Bangor Public Library, 145 Harlow Street , Bangor , Maine For more information: (207)9478336; bangorpubliclibrary.org Join the local experts and EMDC for a Job Search Presentation to help you improve your job seeking skills! Experts will be able to help …

Congres Mondial Acadian 2014 at the Bangor Library

By Bangor Public Library on Feb. 24, 2014, at 12:43 p.m.
Saturday, March 8, 2014 3 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Bangor Public Library, 145 Harlow Street , Bangor , Maine For more information: (207)9478336; bangorpubliclibrary.org Penobscot County Genealogical Society hosts representatives of Congres Mondial Acadian 2104. This program educates the public about this international event that takes place in the …

Free to the Public Tax Returns

By Bangor Public Library on Feb. 24, 2014, at 12:27 p.m.
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Wednesday, March 12, 2014 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Thursday, March 13, 2014 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Tuesday, March 18, 2014 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Wednesday, March 19, 2014 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Thursday, March 20, 2014 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Tuesday, March …
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Bangor Public Library Partners with EMDC for Job Search Fair

By Bangor Public Library on Feb. 24, 2014, at 8:49 a.m.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Lisa Frazell (207) 947-8336 The Bangor Public Library and Eastern Maine Development Corporation (EMDC) invite everyone to learn more about doing an effective job search. The presentation will be held March 10, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Library’s Lecture Hall. “The Library is an …

Dr. Seuss Day Read Across America

By Bangor Public Library on Feb. 13, 2014, at 3:19 p.m.
Saturday, March 1, 2014 2:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. Location: Bangor Public Library , 145 Harlow Street , Bangor , Maine For more information: Lisa Frazell ; (207) 947-8336; Bangorpubliclibrary.org Saturday, March 1, 2014 – 2:30-3:15 PM The National Education Association’s Read Across America encourages children to pick up a …
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Fiber Arts Exhibition at the Bangor Public Library

By Bangor Public Library on Feb. 13, 2014, at 3:07 p.m.
Everyone is invited to visit the Library on Saturday, February 22 from 10 am to 5 pm, for the Fourth Fiber Arts Exhibition! There will be over 30 area crafters scattered throughout the library from the Lecture Hall to the Children’s Room, demonstrating crafts from rug hooking to basketry. You …
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ACA Navigator Lunch & Learn at the Bangor Public Library

By Bangor Public Library on Feb. 12, 2014, at 1:29 p.m.
The Bangor Public Library is co-sponsoring an open to the public lunch and learn on Thursday, February 20th and Wednesday, February 24th featuring ACA-approved Navigator, Mike McCarron. Both presentations will be from 12:00 – 1:30 p.m. in the Bangor Public Library’s Lecture Hall. Join us and bring your own brown …

Paul Bunyan Look-A-Like Day at the Bangor Public Library

By Bangor Public Library on Feb. 05, 2014, at 11:59 a.m.
Friday, Feb. 21, 2014 11 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: Bangor Public Library , 145 Harlow Street , Bangor , Maine For more information: Lisa Frazell; (207) 947-8336; Bangorpubliclibrary.org Come dressed as Maine’s most famous Lumberjack and enjoy log rolling and flapjacks! Held in the children’s department. Everyone is welcome, …

Make Your Own Snow Globe at the Bangor Public Library

By Bangor Public Library on Feb. 05, 2014, at 11:39 a.m.
Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014 11 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: Bangor Public Library , 145 Harlow Street , Bangor , Maine For more information: Lisa Frazell ; (207) 947-8336; Bangorpubliclibrary.org Create your own winter wonderland in baby good jars! All supplies provided. Everyone’s welcome, no registration required.

Shadow Puppet Theater at the Bangor Public Library

By Bangor Public Library on Feb. 05, 2014, at 11:35 a.m.
Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014 11 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: Bangor Public Library , 145 Harlow Street , Bangor , Maine For more information: Lisa Frazell ; (207) 947-8336; Bangorpubliclibrary.org If the groundhog sees his shadow, we get 6 more weeks of winter. But if you see our shadow puppet …
 
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