Monday, June 17th at 6:30 | Pineland Suzuki School Concert
Join us for an evening of beautiful music performed by children of the Pineland Suzuki School. They will play a variety of music: fiddling, folk songs, and classical..
Monday, June 24th at 6:30 | Journeying to the Coyote Center: A Film and Discussion
Coyotes are an ancient and complex carnivore with an important role in our history and ecosystem, and yet they are often profoundly misunderstood. Join Carnivore Biologist Geri Vistein for an inspiring and informative film about our future Coyote Center here in Maine and a lively discussion of Maine’s coyotes and the work of the Coyote Center.
Wednesday, June 26th from 5-7pm | Discover Your World: An Interactive Workshop for Caregivers, Educators & Librarians
Sponsored by the University of Maine at Augusta
Author & former teacher Margy Burns Knight will introduce her nonfiction illustrated books exploring global cultures through the lens of human commonalities: walls, immigrant stories, traditions for welcoming babies, and the daily life of children.
This workshop is free & open to the public, but space is limited and pre-registration is required. Participants will receive free, autographed books & supper will be provided. Please contact the library at (207) 685-2415 to save your space. For questions on the workshop, contact Pat Clark at (207) 685-4101. This event is sponsored by the University of Maine at Augusta.
LITHGOW LIBRARY BOOK CLUB Join us for monthly book discussions. No sign-up required. Upcoming meetings:
- Wednesday, June 12 @ 6:30 | The Library Book by Susan Orlean
- Wednesday, July 10 @ 6:30 | Paris Was the Place by Susan Conley
- Wednesday, August 7 @ 6:30 | After the Eclipse by Sarah Perry
THE STITCHERY: A FIBER ARTS SOCIAL CLUB Join us every first and third Tuesday of the month at noon for fiber and friendship. No sign up required.
Bring your project (and your lunch, if you’d like) and hobnob with knitters, crocheters, embroiderers, felters, weavers, quilters, tatters, spinners, and other fiber fans. Come for advice, inspiration, or just to chat with like-minded crafters.
All ages and experience levels welcome. Upcoming dates:
- Tuesday, June 4th @ noon
- Tuesday, June 16th @ noon
DROP IN TECH HELP Every Tuesday and Wednesday from 10-11am
Having trouble with your digital life? Bring your tech questions, gadgets & devices to sit down one-to-one with our Systems Librarian, a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer.
No sign up required; first come, first served.
VIDEOPHONE FOR THE DEAF
Lithgow Library now offers a videophone (VP) for Augusta’s Deaf Community. We have partnered with Disability Rights Maine to provide access for people who are deaf and use American Sign Language (ASL). A video call can be made directly using ASL or with the help of an ASL interpreter who appears on the screen.