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Mike Hays

A 100 Year History of Acadia National Park Volunteers

By swhplibrary on Aug. 26, 2016, at 10:07 a.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Southwest Harbor Public Library, 338 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-244-7065; swharbor.lib.me.us As part of the Acadia National Park Centennial celebration, Park Stewardship Volunteer, Mike Hays, will give a talk about the history of ANP volunteers at …
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Art of Acadia comes to Southwest Harbor Public Library

By swhplibrary on Aug. 18, 2016, at 3:12 p.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Southwest Harbor Public Library, 338 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-244-7065; swharbor.lib.me.us SOUTHWEST HARBOR — David Little, co-author of “Art of Acadia,” will be speak at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 30, at the Southwest Harbor Public Library.Story …
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A Novel About Maine’s Joshua Chamberlain

By swhplibrary on Aug. 11, 2016, at 3:14 p.m.
Author Matthew Cost will be speaking at the Southwest Harbor Public Library, Tuesday evening, August 23, 5:30. Joshua Chamberlain and the Civil War: At Every Hazard is an historical novel about one of Maine’s greatest heroes. Chamberlin was a college professor with no formal military training who, together with a …
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How We Can Solve Climage Change

By swhplibrary on Aug. 04, 2016, at 4:23 p.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Southwest Harbor Public Library, 338 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-244-7065; swharbor.lib.me.us Climate change is here. 2014 and 2015 were the two hottest years on record. Lyme disease in Maine is up 700%. Black sea bass are …
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Sleep Apnea: A Common Cause of Fatigue in the Elderly

By swhplibrary on Aug. 04, 2016, at 1:07 p.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Southwest Harbor Public Library, 338 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-244-7065; swharbor.lib.me.us Dr. Bert Zbar will be at the Southwest Harbor Public Library Tuesday afternoon, August 16, 3:00 – 4:00 to discuss the causes, effects and treatments …
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A Special Evening with George Mitchell

By swhplibrary on July 28, 2016, at 12:57 p.m.
Monday, Aug. 15, 2016 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Southwest Harbor Public Library, 338 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-244-7065; swharbor.lib.me.us SOUTHWEST HARBOR — Former Sen. George Mitchell will speak about his memoir, “The Negotiator: Reflections on an American Life,” at 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 15, …
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Young readers acting out their favorite books.

Summer Reading Showtime – The Movie!

By swhplibrary on July 28, 2016, at 12:36 p.m.
Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Southwest Harbor Public Library, 338 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-244-7065; swharbor.lib.me.us All are invited to the Southwest Harbor Public Library for the red carpet event of the season – the world premiere of Summer Reading Showtime …
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Why Libraries Matter in the Digital Age

By swhplibrary on July 28, 2016, at 12:12 p.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Southwest Harbor Public Library, 338 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-244-7065; swharbor.lib.me.us John Palfrey will discuss his book, BiblioTech: Why Libraries Matter More Than Ever in the Age of Google at the Southwest Harbor Public Library Tuesday …
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Big Book Sale

By swhplibrary on July 22, 2016, at 3:31 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 6, 2016 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Southwest Harbor Public Library, 338 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-244-7065; swharbor.lib.me.us On Saturday and Sunday, August 6 and 7, 9:00am to 5:00pm, the Southwest Harbor Public Library will …
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Family Concert with Jahn Sood and the Cast from In a Sea of Faces

By swhplibrary on July 21, 2016, at 5:31 p.m.
Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Southwest Harbor Public Library, 338 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-244-7065; swharbor.lib.me.us The whole family is invited to the Southwest Harbor Public Library, Thursday evening, August 4, 6:30 as the cast from Jahn Sood’s In a Sea …
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Destiny: Who Am I? What Is My Purpose?

By swhplibrary on July 21, 2016, at 4:23 p.m.
Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2016 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Southwest Harbor Public Library, 338 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-244-7065; swharbor.lib.me.us Savitri Bess will be at the Southwest Harbor Public Library Wednesday evening August 3, 6:00 to 7:30 to offer a workshop on destiny and meditation.Story …
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Photograph of monarch butterflies by Dave Hawkins

Life of the Monarch Butterfly

By swhplibrary on July 21, 2016, at 12:24 p.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Southwest Harbor Public Library, 338 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-244-7065; swharbor.lib.me.us Teacher, Jim West, will give a presentation at the Southwest Harbor Public Library about the life of the monarch butterfly, Tuesday evening, August 2, 5:30. …
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Painting by Charles Dickinson, "Southwest Harbor Boat Ramp"

A Celebration of Art – Silent Auction to Benefit Southwest Harbor Public Library

By swhplibrary on July 21, 2016, at 10:53 a.m.
Sunday, July 31, 2016 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Southwest Harbor Public Library, 338 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-244-7065; swharbor.lib.me.us All are invited to the opening reception of the Southwest Harbor Public Library’s annual art auction on Sunday evening, July 31, 5:30 – 7:00. The …
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The Lonely Painter Project

Family Concert with the Lonely Painter Project

By swhplibrary on July 12, 2016, at 1:17 p.m.
Thursday, July 28, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Southwest Harbor Public Library, 338 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-244-7065; swharbor.lib.me.us The whole family is invited to the Southwest Harbor Public Library Thursday evening, July 28, 6:30 for a family concert featuring music and songs from …
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Earth’s Mass Extinctions, Past and Present

By swhplibrary on July 12, 2016, at 11:58 a.m.
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Southwest Harbor Public Library, 338 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-244-7065; swharbor.lib.me.us Professor Millard Coffin will be at the Southwest Harbor Public Library Tuesday evening, July 26, 5:30 to discuss the five mass extinctions Earth has experienced …
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WPI Dark Sky

Dark Sky

By swhplibrary on July 12, 2016, at 11:08 a.m.
Monday, July 25, 2016 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Southwest Harbor Public Library, 338 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-244-7065; swharbor.lib.me.us Students from the Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) in Massachusetts will give a presentation at the Southwest Harbor Public Library Monday evening, July 25, 5:30 about …
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Night at the Museum

By swhplibrary on July 08, 2016, at 3:52 p.m.
Thursday, July 21, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Southwest Harbor Public Library, 338 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-244-7065; swharbor.lib.me.us Five Museums will come together to “show their stuff” at the Southwest Harbor Public Library Thursday evening, July 21, 6:30. The evening is an extension …
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Kneisel Hall Musicians

Southwest Harbor Public Library Presents Kneisel Hall Chamber Concert

By swhplibrary on July 07, 2016, at 3:34 p.m.
Thursday, July 21, 2016 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Southwest Harbor Public Library, 338 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-244-7065; swharbor.lib.me.us Southwest Harbor Public Library is proud to present its annual Kneisel Hall chamber concert on Thursday evening, July 21, 7:00. The concert will be held …
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Rhythms of the Heart

Rhythms of the Heart

By swhplibrary on July 07, 2016, at 1:07 p.m.
Friday, July 22, 2016 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Southwest Harbor Public Library, 338 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-244-7065; swharbor.lib.me.us For those who missed earlier screenings, Rhythms Of The Heart by Southwest Harbor filmmaker Thom Willey, will be shown at the Southwest Harbor Public Library …
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Dr. Bert Zbar

Fifty Years at the National Institutes of Health

By swhplibrary on July 07, 2016, at 10:47 a.m.
Tuesday, July 19, 2016 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Southwest Harbor Public Library, 338 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-244-7065; swharbor.lib.me.us Dr. Bert Zbar will be at the Southwest Harbor Public Library Tuesday afternoon, July 19, 3:00 – 4:00 to discuss the mission and accomplishments of …