Things to do June 13, 2011

Posted June 05, 2011, at 4:29 p.m.
Last modified June 10, 2011, at 5:51 p.m.

BAR HARBOR — Book talk and signing by “Glenapp Castle” author Tina Rosenberg, 7 p.m. Friday, June 17, at Jesup Memorial library, 34 Mount Desert St. For more information, call 288-4245 or email reveveland@jesup.lib.me.us.

CAMDEN — Karin Wittman will present an illustrated talk about Iceland and the Solheimar Ecovillage, a self-supporting community with organic farming, thermal and solar energy, numerous workshops and small-scale production projects, and a thriving cultural life, at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 14, at the Camden Public Library, 55 Main St. For information, call 236-3440 or visit www.librarycamden.org.

CAMDEN —  Showing of the documentary “Out in the Silence,” 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 16, at the Camden Public Library, 55 Main St. Hosted by Out! As I Want to Be,  a nonprofit serving lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth. Joe Wilson, one of the filmmakers, will introduce the film and contribute to the discussion after the movie. The screening is an opportunity to engage the audience in a conversation about inclusion, fairness and equality. For information, call 236-3440 or visit www.librarycamden.org.

 

DOVER-FOXCROFT — Summer poetry open mike celebration, 7-8:30 p.m. Monday, June 20, at Thompson Free Library, 186 East Main St. Admission and refreshments free. Bring poems on any subject, along with friends, to read or listen. For information, call 564-3350.

HAMPDEN — Used book sale, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, June 18, at Edythe Dyer Library, 269 Main Road North. Books range in price from 50 cents to $2. Sponsored by Friends of Edythe Dyer Library. For information, call 862-8016.

PRESQUE ISLE — University of Maine at Presque Isle alumnus and photographer Jason Grass will present his first book, “Faded Away,” during a book signing, 1-3 p.m. Friday, June 17, in the Owl’s

Nest, located in the UMPI Campus Center.

STOCKTON SPRINGS — Suspense author Tess Gerritsen to speak at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 18, at Stockton Springs Community Library. Event is free; public is welcome. Refreshments will be served. For information, visit www.stocktonspringslibrary.org.

THOMASTON — Father’s Day book reading and signing of “Made for You and Me: Going West, Going Broke, Finding Home” by author Caitlin Shetterly, 5-7 p.m. Friday, June 17, at The Personal Bookshop, 144 Main St. Shetterly’s husband, Dan, who is the hero of the book, will attend to sign copies and answer questions.

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