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10:00 am to 6:00 pm

Saturday
9:30 am to Noon

18 Maine Street
PO Box 391
Kennebunkport, ME 04046

 (207) 967-2778

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Kids & Teens


Oct
18
Thu
PLAY AND READ @ Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library
Oct 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Play and Read in the Community Room.

Play and social time with your children and friends (ages 1 1/2 and up) in a warm, friendly space.  We offer age appropriate toys, crafts, and books in a large “unstructured” environment.  Come see our new Playhouse, Tunnel, Legos, and More!  Parents and caregivers are encouraged to participate.  No registration required.

PAINT AND DRAW @ Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library
Oct 18 @ 3:45 pm – 4:45 pm

 

Come Draw and Paint with Us on Thursday, October 18!

 

Draw and Paint your own magical dragon in a program with local artists Karen and Lynn.  Registration is required.  All supplies are provided.  Please call the Library to sign up.

Oct
19
Fri
SPECIAL STORYTIME – A BIG SURPRISE @ Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Please join Miss Stephanie for a special storytime on Friday, October 19 at 10:00 am.  Stories, songs, and a craft in celebration of a Big Surprise!  All ages are welcome.  For more information, please call the Library at 967-2778.

 

 

Storytime
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Oct
26
Fri
HALLOWEEN STORY TIME AND PARADE @ Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Come one Come All to our Story time Parade.

Please join us on Friday, October 26 from 10:00 to 11:00 am.  Special Parade, stories, craft and treats.  Wear your Halloween Costume.  For more information, please call either Stephanie or Terri at 967-2778.

Upcoming Events


Oct
18
Thu
MONTHLY MOVIE NIGHT @ GRAVES LIBRARY @ Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library
Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

There’s a new Movie Theater in town and the price is right–Free!  Graves Library is kicking off a new program  – Movie Night – once per month.  Please join us on Thursday, October 18 at 7:00 pm for a special showing of The Hunt for Red October.  A special introduction by Vice Admiral George W. Emery, United States Navy (Ret.) will start the program right at 7:00 pm.  Vice Admiral Emery was a former Commander of U.S. and Allied Submarines, Atlantic.  He and his wife, Patricia, were the Navy’s final reviewers of the film script.

Please call the Library for more information about this program  (207-967-2778).  Light refreshments will be provided.

Oct
19
Fri
COMPUTER Q and A – EVERY FRIDAY @ Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Did you know that you could receive Free Alerts about Town of Kennebunkport Happenings via E-Mail.  For instance—Will the trash be picked up because of the weather? What road will be closed due to construction or tree trimming?  Bridge work?  General Notices? Storm Warmings? Health Classes?  Dog License or Beach Pass Renewal Reminder?   When are my taxes Due?  Is there a Selectmen’s meeting this week?                                               

Have no Fear…Help is Near!   It’s actually at 18 Maine Street.  Please join Arlene McMurray from the Kennebunkport Town Office and Mary-Lou Boucouvalas from Graves Library every Friday from 10:00 to 11:00 am.  We will help you with your computer questions, show you how to Subscribe and Receive Free E-Mail Alerts from the Town of Kennebunkport, copy and paste documents, scan, fax and copy.  Please call the Library for details (967-2778).

We can also help with how to find information—the right information–by searching a reputable, reliable online database system.

Need help with Facebook?  A job search? Download an Audio or E-Book?  Add apps to your portable device?

Computer Issues will be addressed on Fridays from 10:00-11:00 am at Graves Library.  Please join us in the Business Center and learn how to get connected with friends on Facebook, updates from Town Departments, search for tax rebates, lowering your CMP usage, stock market updates, where to live, where to work, where things are happening in Kennebunkport.

Please note–if you cannot make it on Friday, we are always happy to assist during regular Library hours as well.

Oct
23
Tue
LUNCH WITH TED – TED TALK TUESDAYS @ Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library
Oct 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm

Bring your sandwich and have lunch with TED in the community room.  Every other week, a few TED talks will be viewed during lunch.  A brief discussion will follow.  For more information, please call the Library at (207) 967-2778.

October 23 – Leadership – In All Forms

TED is a nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks (18 minutes or less). TED began in 1984 as a conference where Technology, Entertainment and Design converged, and today covers almost all topics — from science to business to global issues — in more than 100 languages.  Please call the Library for a list of upcoming talks.

 

 

 

Oct
25
Thu
SENIOR EDUCATION SEMINAR @ Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library
Oct 25 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Join us for some coffee and conversation with Molly Hoadley from No Place Like Home.   This local organization  addresses needs that older adults in our community have identified through our outreach, focus groups, community meetings and consultations.  Today we are offering to help older adults with small chores and maintenance at their homes.

No registration is required.  Light refreshments will be served.

Next Session – Thursday, November 1 at 11:00 am.  Making Sure Your Home is Ready for the Maine Winter (with Habitat for Humanity).

EVENING BOOK GROUP – OCTOBER 25 @ Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library
Oct 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Evening Book Group meets the last Thursday of every month at 6:00 p.m.  Please join us in the Business Center (First Floor–Side Door).  No registration required (967-2778).  For the month of October, we will be reading Moonglow by Michael Chabon.  Please call the Library if you need to reserve a copy.

Next Meeting : November 29.  The book selected is Beartown by Frederick Backman.

 

 

 

 

 

August 30 Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng