THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 15:

• Free Lego Programs at Stockton Springs Community Library, 4-5 p.m. third Thursdays of the month, Nov. 15-March 21. The focus age group is 4-10, but kids of all ages are welcome. Duplo and Mega Blocks will be available for builders age 3 and under. No need to register.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16:

• “Standing By, Standing Up” at The Playhouse in Belfast, 107 Church Street, at 6:30 p.m. Actor and former Belfast resident Tim Collins puts on the one-man show on bullying and cyberbullying prevention for kids in grades 3-8, parents and educators. Tickets are $10. Reservations: info@TimCollinsOnline.com or 314-651-2078.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17:

• Family Craft Time at Rockland Library: Thanksgiving Luminaries, 11 a.m. Create fall-leaf lights to adorn the Thanksgiving table. Free and open to all. There will be music and snacks, too.

• “The Script” at The Playhouse in Belfast, 107 Church Street, at 7 p.m. Tim Collins performs the one-man show about sexual assault prevention, consent and toxic masculinity for students in 11th and 12th grade, parents and educators. Tickets are $10. Reservations: 314-651-2078, info@TimCollinsOnline.com.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 19:

• Babies Music & Movement Program at Waldoboro Public Library, four Mondays, Nov. 19-Dec. 17, from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. Jess Day of Midcoast Music Together will lead the class for parents and babies up to 8 months to discover “the power of music.”

• Teen Cooking Club at Central Lincoln County YMCA, Damariscotta, 3 to 4:30 p.m. Kids in grades 6-12 will learn the basics Mondays to Dec. 17. Drop-ins are welcome. $5 per day; members free.

• Family Movie & Pizza Night at Thomaston Public Library, 5 p.m. “Wreck-It Ralph” is screened (with closed captions). Flagship Cinemas Thomaston will provide popcorn and give away two tickets to “Wreck-It Ralph 2: Ralph Breaks the Internet,” which hits theaters Nov. 21. Family Movie & Pizza Night is free and open to all. PJs are welcome.

• Watershed School Information Night at Belfast Free Library, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Prospective students and their families are invited to learn about the independent high school in Camden. Financial help and scholarships are available.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 20:

• Junior Baking Class: Pies at Central Lincoln County YMCA, Damariscotta, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Chef Zev Keisch, who worked for Wolfgang Puck as a pastry chef, will lead kids ages 9 to 14. $20 members; $25 nonmembers. Coming on Tuesdays, Dec. 4 & 18, Junior Baking Class: Cookies.

• Free Children’s Drawing Class at Rockland Public Library, 4-5 p.m. Tuesdays. Catinka Knoth leads the ongoing Let’s Draw Together! series for kids 6-plus (under 11 with an adult – adults are encouraged to join in). All materials provided. This week: Let’s draw turkeys, a Pilgrim feast, and a cornucopia!



COMING UP:

• Share the Wonder Celebration in Rockland, Saturday, Nov. 24, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Farnsworth Art Museum. Offered in conjunction with Rockland’s Festival of Lights, this year’s celebration is called Beacon of Light and will feature horse-drawn carriage rides, live music, pomander making, cookie decorating, an art-based treasure hunt, and more. Admission will be free all day.

• Nature Journaling Workshop for Kids, Monday, Nov. 26, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at Belfast Free Library. Jenni Judkins of the Belfast Bay Watershed Coalition will teach children the value of nature journaling as a way to learn more about the plants and animals in the Belfast Bay Watershed. With several activity stations and many take-home ideas. The Friends of Sears Island Science Squad workshop is for kids 6-12 and an accompanying adult. Sign-up: FriendsOfSearsIsland.org.

ONGOING:

• Appleton Library: Story Time Saturdays, 10:30 a.m., for all ages.

• Belfast Free Library: Story Time Tuesdays, 10-10:30 a.m., babies to age 2 and siblings. Story Time Fridays, 10-11 a.m., ages 2-4 and siblings. After-School Chess Club, Thursdays, 4:30-5:30 p.m., ages 8-14. After-School Cartooning Club, Tuesdays, 4-5 p.m., ages 8-14.

• Camden Library: Story Hours, all at 10 a.m. Mondays: preschoolers. Wednesdays: babies to age 2 & siblings. Thursdays: ages 4-5. Fridays: ages 2-3. Saturdays: preschool to early elementary.

• Carver Library, Searsport: Preschool Story Hour, Fridays, 10:30 a.m.

• Gibbs Library, Washington: Story Hour, Tuesdays, 10 a.m.-ish, depending on when kids drop in. FMI: 845-2663.

• Liberty Library: Story Time, Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. Ages 3-5. Younger and older kids welcome if not disruptive.

• Palermo Library: Toddler Time, Mondays, 10 a.m.-noon. Lego Club, Wednesdays, 6-7:30 p.m.

• Rockland Public Library: Baby Storytime, Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. Babies to 2-year-olds. Children’s Story Hour and Crafts, Wednesdays and Saturdays, 10:30 a.m.

• Rockport Library: Story Time, Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m. Toddlers and preschoolers. Make a craft to take home.

• Skidompha Library, Damariscotta: Toddler Time, Tuesdays. Book Babies, Wednesdays. Ready to Read, Thursdays. All start at 10 a.m.

• Thomaston Library: Family Story Time, Thursdays, 11 a.m. Stories, crafts, snacks. Saturday Story & Activity Hour, 10 a.m.

• Waldoboro Library: Story Time, Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m. For preschoolers.

• Warren Library: Arts & Crafts Club, Mondays, 6 p.m. Story Time, Saturdays, 10 a.m.

• Breastfeeding Support Group in Belfast, Mondays (call ahead if it falls on a holiday), 10-11 a.m., Waldo County General Hospital’s Women & Infants Unit. Siblings welcome. FMI: 505-4109.

• Mother’s Milk Support Group, Tuesdays, 12:30-2 p.m. in the Pen Bay Medical Center Chapel Room, Rockport. Informal drop-in group for breastfeeding families and moms-to-be. FMI: 921-8345.

• Postpartum Support Group, Thursdays, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in alternating locations between Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport and Waldo County General Hospital’s Biscone Building in Belfast. It’s free and you don’t need to register. For the week’s location, call 505-4140.