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February 2018

Come Boating! Winter Adventure Series

February 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Come Boating! Winter Adventure Series continues with film presentation Go Ganges! Two friends in a foreign land on a quest to travel the ultimate river. Television producers and adventure travelers Josh Thomas and J.J. Kelley test their skills on an epic adventure down India’s sacred river, the Ganges. Q&A via Skype with J.J. Kelly.

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Frogtown Mountain Puppeteers “The Legend of the Banana Kid”

February 22 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Little Chucky heads to the Wild West to outwit outlaws in this cowboy adventure!  With a fistful of bananas, Chucky rides into town on his trusty goat for a showdown with Big Bad Bart and his gang of bandits.  (*please note that there are no guns in the show). “The Legend of the Banana Kid” features 20 of our hand-crafted glove, mouth and rod puppets, and a slew of flying and twirling styrofoam bananas. Frogtown Mountain Puppeteers is a puppetry troupe…

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Knit2Together

February 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until January 23, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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FAME Maine FAFSA Help RESCHEDULED

February 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

RESCHEDULED to February 28th 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. FAME (Financial Authority of Maine) offers in-person help to Maine students and families seeking financial aid for higher education. Experienced financial aid experts will be on hand to help families complete the application on the spot. On Wednesday, February 28th FAME will be hosting a presentation on the ins & outs of the financial aid process at the Belfast Free Library. It will cover everything from how to prepare, need-to-know information about…

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March 2018

Chess Club

March 1 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until March 29, 2018

Weekly chess club led by Bruce Haffner. Strategy, puzzles, and chess games. Ages 8+

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The History of Air Pollution in Maine: What Lake Bottom Sediment Can Reveal

March 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

 Dr. Stephen Norton, Professor Emeritus at University of Maine School of Earth and Climate Sciences, will give a talk on “The History of Air Pollution in Maine: What Lake Bottom Sediment Can Reveal.” Hosted by Friends of Sears Island. For more information, visit: www.friendsofsearsisland.org

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Chess Club

March 8 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until March 29, 2018

Weekly chess club led by Bruce Haffner. Strategy, puzzles, and chess games. Ages 8+

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Maine AllCare- Waldo County Chapter

March 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating until June 14, 2018

Monthly meeting of the local Waldo County chapter of Maine AllCare, a statewide organization working for universal health care coverage for all Mainers.  OPEN TO THE PUBLIC; NO CHARGE (donations accepted)  NOTE:  Meetings are the 2nd Thursday of each month  

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Midcoast Music Together

March 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on March 13, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on April 10, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on May 8, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on June 12, 2018 at 10:00am

Belfast Free Library will offer a free monthly family music and movement program on with Jess Day, Director of Midcoast Music Together and creator of JAMMM (Jess' Arts, Music, Movement, Mindfulness programs).  Come sing, jam and play together in the library’s Abbott Room on Tuesdays, February 13, March 13, April 10, May 8 & June 12  at 10:00 am. Children ages newborn to six with parents, grandparents, and caregivers are invited to join in the fun. Older siblings are welcome, too.…

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Belfast Free Sketchers

March 13 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Sketch, paint with watercolors, write & have fun with fellow sketchers & journalers. Particpants bring their own materials and tools. Free & open to the public &  open to all levels of experience. Newcomers Welcome!

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Book Launch with Sherri Mitchell

March 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for a  Book Launch Celebration for Sacred Instructions; Indigenous Wisdom for Living Spirit-Based Change.  Sherri will read from her new book and sign copies which will be available to purchase at the event. "A deeply personal meditation and call to consciousness and transformation, Sherri Mitchell's "Sacred Instructions; Indigenous Wisdom for Living Spirit-Based Change" challenges the way we see and experience the world around us. For many readers, the book will reveal the first steps toward a process of…

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Knit2Together NO KNITTING GROUP 2/14

March 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until January 9, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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Chess Club

March 15 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until March 29, 2018

Weekly chess club led by Bruce Haffner. Strategy, puzzles, and chess games. Ages 8+

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Belfast Bay Watershed Coalition Program

March 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating until May 17, 2018

For more information  

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Chess Club

March 22 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until March 29, 2018

Weekly chess club led by Bruce Haffner. Strategy, puzzles, and chess games. Ages 8+

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Belfast Garden Club Evening Lecture Series

March 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Creating a Medicinal Herb Garden with Deb Soule Enjoy a beautiful slide show talk about creating a Medicinal Herb Garden. Long time herbalist, organic and biodynamic gardener, Deb Soule will include information about growing, harvesting and using some of her favorite medicinal herbs. Deb is the author of The Woman’s Handbook of Healing Herbs and How to Move Like a Gardener. In the fall of 1985, with her first mail order catalog and a small selection of herbal extracts and teas, Deb launched Avena Botanicals at…

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Knit2Together

March 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until January 23, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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Chess Club

March 29 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Thursday, repeating until March 29, 2018

Weekly chess club led by Bruce Haffner. Strategy, puzzles, and chess games. Ages 8+

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April 2018

Midcoast Music Together

April 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on March 13, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on April 10, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on May 8, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on June 12, 2018 at 10:00am

Belfast Free Library will offer a free monthly family music and movement program on with Jess Day, Director of Midcoast Music Together and creator of JAMMM (Jess' Arts, Music, Movement, Mindfulness programs).  Come sing, jam and play together in the library’s Abbott Room on Tuesdays, February 13, March 13, April 10, May 8 & June 12  at 10:00 am. Children ages newborn to six with parents, grandparents, and caregivers are invited to join in the fun. Older siblings are welcome, too.…

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Knit2Together NO KNITTING GROUP 2/14

April 11 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until January 9, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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Maine AllCare- Waldo County Chapter

April 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating until June 14, 2018

Monthly meeting of the local Waldo County chapter of Maine AllCare, a statewide organization working for universal health care coverage for all Mainers.  OPEN TO THE PUBLIC; NO CHARGE (donations accepted)  NOTE:  Meetings are the 2nd Thursday of each month  

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Belfast Bay Watershed Coalition Program

April 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating until May 17, 2018

For more information  

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Rob Duquette – World Music

April 20 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

world music Through his many years of experience playing and teaching world music, Rob brings a fun and culturally rich presentation of world music styles to young students, showing them through percussion, how the different styles are built and what they mean to their cultures, and in turn, to ours!  Children and adults, participate with world music rhythms and concepts made accessible to their age group.  Through percussion we can learn about culture! Rob Duquette is a multi-instrumentalist musician with an…

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Knit2Together

April 25 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until January 23, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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May 2018

Midcoast Music Together

May 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on March 13, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on April 10, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on May 8, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on June 12, 2018 at 10:00am

Belfast Free Library will offer a free monthly family music and movement program on with Jess Day, Director of Midcoast Music Together and creator of JAMMM (Jess' Arts, Music, Movement, Mindfulness programs).  Come sing, jam and play together in the library’s Abbott Room on Tuesdays, February 13, March 13, April 10, May 8 & June 12  at 10:00 am. Children ages newborn to six with parents, grandparents, and caregivers are invited to join in the fun. Older siblings are welcome, too.…

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Knit2Together NO KNITTING GROUP 2/14

May 9 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until January 9, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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Maine AllCare- Waldo County Chapter

May 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating until June 14, 2018

Monthly meeting of the local Waldo County chapter of Maine AllCare, a statewide organization working for universal health care coverage for all Mainers.  OPEN TO THE PUBLIC; NO CHARGE (donations accepted)  NOTE:  Meetings are the 2nd Thursday of each month  

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Belfast Bay Watershed Coalition Program

May 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day Third of the month, repeating until May 17, 2018

For more information  

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Knit2Together

May 23 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until January 23, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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June 2018

Midcoast Music Together

June 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on March 13, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on April 10, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on May 8, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on June 12, 2018 at 10:00am

Belfast Free Library will offer a free monthly family music and movement program on with Jess Day, Director of Midcoast Music Together and creator of JAMMM (Jess' Arts, Music, Movement, Mindfulness programs).  Come sing, jam and play together in the library’s Abbott Room on Tuesdays, February 13, March 13, April 10, May 8 & June 12  at 10:00 am. Children ages newborn to six with parents, grandparents, and caregivers are invited to join in the fun. Older siblings are welcome, too.…

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Knit2Together NO KNITTING GROUP 2/14

June 13 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until January 9, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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Maine AllCare- Waldo County Chapter

June 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 6:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating until June 14, 2018

Monthly meeting of the local Waldo County chapter of Maine AllCare, a statewide organization working for universal health care coverage for all Mainers.  OPEN TO THE PUBLIC; NO CHARGE (donations accepted)  NOTE:  Meetings are the 2nd Thursday of each month  

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Knit2Together

June 27 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until January 23, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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July 2018

Knit2Together NO KNITTING GROUP 2/14

July 11 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until January 9, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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Knit2Together

July 25 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until January 23, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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August 2018

Knit2Together NO KNITTING GROUP 2/14

August 8 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until January 9, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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Knit2Together

August 22 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until January 23, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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September 2018

Knit2Together NO KNITTING GROUP 2/14

September 12 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until January 9, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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Knit2Together

September 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until January 23, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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October 2018

Knit2Together NO KNITTING GROUP 2/14

October 10 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until January 9, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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Knit2Together

October 24 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until January 23, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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November 2018

Knit2Together NO KNITTING GROUP 2/14

November 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until January 9, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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Knit2Together

November 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until January 23, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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December 2018

Knit2Together NO KNITTING GROUP 2/14

December 12 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until January 9, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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Knit2Together

December 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until January 23, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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January 2019

Knit2Together NO KNITTING GROUP 2/14

January 9, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until January 9, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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Knit2Together

January 23, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until January 23, 2019

Knitters of all experience levels are welcome to join us the second and fourth Wednesdays of the month , from 4-5:30 pm in the Abbott Room. This drop-in event is a chance for knitters- and crocheters too- of all ages and experience levels to chat, get tips, and learn from each other while working on their own projects. Library staff will have computers available to demonstrate how to use Ravelry.com and other websites to help find patterns and organize your…

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