The Love to Read Book Group meets on early release Wednesdays. Miss Terri walks over to Consolidated School to collect her readers. They meet upstairs in the Children’s Room from 12:00 to 1:00. Copies of the books chosen are supplied. For grades 3 and up. Please call for more information. 967-2778
Evening Book Group meets the last Thursday of every month. For this month, we encourage you to bring your pick and talk it up. From all the recommendations, we will create a list for the start of the 2017 calendar year. Please join us. No registration required.
Worthy Wednesdays at David’s KPT is a great way to have a delicious meal while supporting local non-profits. The Graves Library will be the recipient of some proceeds of the evening – Wednesday, February 1st. Please call David’s KPT for reservations and help support your local Library!
Acclaimed Portland chef, David Turin, opened David’s KPT in spring of 2013, offering the creative, contemporary cuisine he’s known for. Menu items showcase native Maine ingredients with a tastefully creative flair. Featuring outdoor dining, a deck with one of the best waterfront views in town, two vibrant bars and Kennebunkport’s only Raw Bar, David’s KPT has quickly become a favorite Kennebunkport restaurant with locals and visitors alike. For information, call 207-967-8225.
The Morning Book Group meets at 9:45 am on the second Thursday of every month. List of books for the coming months is located at the front desk. Copies can be supplied if necessary. Please call the Library (207-967-2778) for further information, find out what the group is reading, and see about joining. This group has been together for 20+ years–but welcomes new members at any time!
The choice for February is American Jezebel by Eve LaPlante.
Proven to be “A New Way to Reduce Stress” at the Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library. Thousands of adults around the world have found a new way to relax and unwind. They are coloring with crayons! Once used as a hobby or “busy work” just for kids, coloring in a book with crayons or markers has become a major de-stressor for many adults. Who doesn’t want to feel like a kid again? Supplies will be provided. The Library is located at 18 Maine Street, Kennebunkport. For more information, please call 967-2778.
Kennebunkport Public Health invites you to join us at the Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library on Wednesday, February 22th at 6:00 pm to learn The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer’s disease
This program is designed to provide people with the basic information that everyone needs to know about memory loss issues and what they mean for all of us. Learn about: Symptoms and effects of Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia; How Alzheimer’s affects the brain; Causes and risk factors; How to find out if it’s Alzheimer’s disease; The benefits of early detection; How to address a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease; Stages of the disease; Treatment; Hope for the future; Ways the Alzheimer’s Association can help.