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Belfast Historical Society and Museum has received a $3,000 grant from the William and Emily Muir Community Fund II of the Maine Community Foundation to publish a book of interviews and photographs of Waldo County . . .
  • Misunderstandings and Myths about Police Shootings July 26
    Skidom- pha Library’s Chats with Champ- ions Commit- tee will present Joe Loughlin, co-author of “Shots Fired: The Misunderstandings, Misconceptions, and Myths about Police Shootings,” as their next guest on Thursday, July 26, at 10 a.m. . . .
  • Painter Philip Barter to Speak at Barnswallow Books —
    Barnswallow Books, 166 Russell Avenue in Rockport, will host a talk by painter Philip Barter (pictured) on Friday, July 20, at 5:30 p.m. Barter will talk about the recently published book about his life and work, “Philip Barter: Forever Maine” . . .
  • Author of Book on MLK’s Final Hours to Speak in Damariscotta —
    Lincoln County Democratic Committee’s series of “Egghead Evenings” continues on Monday, July 30, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at their campaign office, 521 Main Street in Damariscotta. Joseph Rosenbloom (pictured), author of . . .
  • “The Lighthouse and Me” Book Signing —
    Jeff Burke will sign his new book, “The Lighthouse and Me,” at the Maine Lighthouse Museum, 1 Park Drive in Rockland, on Saturday, July 21, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Burke lived at the Isle au Haut Lighthouse Station for 26 years . . .
  • Jackson Memorial Library’s Summer Literary Series will host former NBC war correspondent Robin Lloyd in a talk about his latest work of fiction, “Harbor of Spies: A Novel of Historic Havana,” on Tuesday, July 24, at Ocean View Grange in . . .
  • Skidompha Secondhand Book Shop in downtown Damariscotta will celebrate its 50th year of “selling good books for a great cause” from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, July 21, with a half-price sale on all books, puzzles, CDs, DVDs . . .
  • Book and Pie Sale in Jefferson July 28
    St. Giles’ Episcopal Church, on Gardiner Road in Jefferson, will hold its annual book and pie sale on Saturday, July 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The selection of books will include fiction, mysteries, biographies, history, current affairs . . .
  • Elizabeth Garber to Discuss Her “Memoir of an Architect’s Daughter” —
    Elizabeth W. Garber of Belfast will discuss her new book, “Implosion: A Memoir of an Architect’s Daughter,” at Cushing Public Library on Sunday, July 29, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Garber’s father was modernist architect Woodie Garber. . . .
  • Stories of the Fate of Mainers on the Titanic
    Malcolm “Mac” Smith will discuss the research behind his book “Mainers on the Titanic” on Thursday, July 26, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in Skidompha Library’s first-floor Porter Meeting Hall. The book traces stories of passengers on the . . .
  • Maine Postmark Poetry Contest Entries Due by August 1
    The Maine Postmark Poetry Contest, a statewide competi- tion, is happening again this year in conjunction with the 14th annual Belfast Poetry Festival, to be held Saturday, October 13. Maine residents and everyone with access . . .
  • MWPA Launches First Online Workshop
    Maine Writers & Publishers Alliance (MWPA) will present its first online workshop, on navigating the publishing world, led by former Random House editor Celia Johnson, beginning on Saturday, July 21, and meeting again on Saturday . . .
  • Searsmont Town Library will hold its 29th annual Book and Bake Sale on Saturday, July 21, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Searsmont Community Building. The rain-or-shine event will also include a “Grandma’s Attic” yard sale and a silent . . .
  • Pushcart Prize Winner to Lead Poetry Revision Workshop at Rockland Library —
    Maine Writers & Publishers Alliance (MWPA) will offer a workshop on revising poetry with award-winning poet Colin Cheney on Saturday, July 21, from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. at Rockland Public Library. Advance registration is required . . .
  • As part of St. George Days festivities, Jackson Memorial Library, 71 Main Street in Tenants Harbor, will hold its annual Book Fair on Saturday, July 21, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The fair’s tent is larger this year and will be full of used books . . .
  • Camden Public Library will host a book talk on Tuesday, July 10, at 7 p.m. with Captain Billy Casale, author of “50 Ways to Be a Mainer,” a humorous look at what makes Mainers unique, along with factual information about Maine and . . .
  • Programs are planned for children, teens and adults to discover ways that music influences lives and brings people together
  • “Bands for Books” Fundraiser Celebrates Fifth Year
    he money raised will go towards refurbishing the Children’s Room at the library and for children’s programming
  • Patricia O’Toole to Host Reception at Pascal Hall to Celebrate New Book and Camden Public Library —
    Camden author Patricia O’Toole will welcome guests to Pascal Hall in Rockport on Friday, June 29, from 5 to 7 p.m. for the benefit of the Camden Public Library. A wine-and-cheese reception will celebrate the publication of her latest . . .
  • 2018 Maine Literary Award Winners
    At an awards ceremony on June 14, hosted at SPACE in Portland, Maine Writers & Publishers Alliance revealed the winners of the 2018 Maine Literary Awards. This year, 145 books were entered across the award’s categories, . . .
  • Friends of Rockport Public Library Preparing for Annual Book Sale —
    The Friends of Rockport Public Library will hold their annual book sale from Thursday, July 12, to Sunday, July 15, at Midcoast Recreation Center on Route 90 in Rockport. The sale will feature thousands of assorted books spread . . .
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