Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Chewonki Foundation, Snales and Tails

The CHEWONKI FOUNDATION

proudly presents

SCALES AND TALES

with snakes, turtles and related Maine animals

SUNDAY, JUNE 17 2 P. M.

Refreshments – free admission – everyone welcome

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Dr. Louisa Barnhart Presents at the China Village Library

On Sunday, April 22nd, the Albert Church Brown Memorial Library hosted Dr. Louisa Barnhart who spoke to a full room of participants and showed pictures and videos of her 3 month trip to Southeast Asia with her husband, Michael Klein. Their travels included Bhutan, Laos, Cambodia, Thailand, and Vietnam.
Dr. Barnhart described the visit to Bhutan in detail with pictures and videos.  There were dances with elaborate costumes and masks that illustrated the mythology of their culture. Then she described numerous adventures in other cultures, including changes she experienced from travel 35 years ago. 
A display of the textiles, masks used in celebrations, and samples of various foods and drinks representing the area.   Participants were able to taste the foods and drinks and get acquainted with some items that Dr. Barnhart brought back from Southeast Asia.

Monday, April 30, 2018

Maine wildflowers

 

Judy L. Stone
Professor of Biology
Dr. Charles C. and Pamela W. Leighton Research Fellow
Colby College

Sun, May 20, 2pm – 3pm
China Library

37 Main St., China Village

Admission is free; refreshments are served.
 
 

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Jungles! Wild animals! Zip lines!

Talk and pictures by China residents Louisa Barnhart & Michael Klein just home from travels in Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia & Bhutan

Refreshments will be served

Sun, April 22, 2pm – 4pm
37 Main St., China Village

Sunday, April 8, 2018

Ardeana Hamlin

Maine poet and novelist
Author of Pink Chimneys, Abbott’s Reach & The Havener Sisters

Friday, March 23, 2018

Greg Westrich, China area hikes & walks

Are you ready for spring?

Come and hear Greg Westrich author of Maine hiking guides
describe nearby hikes & walks

Sunday March 25, 2 p.m.

Refreshments – free admission – everyone welcome

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Needle Felting with Danielle Bonney

The cute owls that participants made.




Thursday, August 31, 2017

William Ayot



English poet and playwright
How to Live a Deeper Life
“..rich, inspiring and healing poetry…”

Thursday, Sept. 7, 7 p.m.

Free Admission – Refreshments

Friday, August 11, 2017

Come Celebrate the Eclipse!

Saturday, Aug. 12 10 a.m. Anita Smith’s children’s program, Solar Fun (Pre-registration requested – please call 968-2255)

Sunday, Aug. 20 2 p.m. Pre-eclipse presentation: Eclipses in legend, literature and science

Monday, Aug. 21 ECLIPSE DAY Noon through the afternoon, the eclipse on wide screen; 1 p.m., eclipse tea on the library lawn (weather permitting)


And don’t forget the Thursday evening, Sept. 7, poetry reading by William Ayot of Monmouthshire, UK

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Bristle Bots and Horses 101

SATURDAY, JULY 29
A busy day at the library!
10 –11:30 a.m. Anita Smith’s children’s science program, Bristle-Bots (Pre-registration requested – please call 968-2255.)
4 p.m. Horses 101, a horse care primer with The Grand Irishman, aka Eric, & friends (If weather is doubtful, please call 968-2926 after 3 p.m. to ask about cancellation.)