Library Hours

Monday and Friday
10:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday-Wednesday-Thursday
10:00am-8:00pm
Saturday
10:00am-5:00pm
Sunday
1:00pm-5:00pm

Holidays

Easter
Sun, April 16
Patriot's Day
Mon, April 17
Memorial Day
Mon, May 29

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Little Free Library Workshop

March 26 at 2PM. Learn how to create a Little Free Library in your neighborhood!

March Teen Writers Group

March 27 at 3:30pm. Click on "Learn More" to get all the details about this great teen writers group!

Monday Movie Matinee - Fences

Oscar nominated film to be shown Monday, April 3 at 1:30pm.

April Parent & Child Workshop

Tuesday, April 4 from 9:30am to 11am. Enjoy play-based "exploration stations" with your wee ones. Our guest, Lindsay Payeur, will mingle and share child development strategies.

Morning Book Discussion - Hillbilly Elegy

The next meeting of the Morning Book Discussion Group is April 4 at 10:00AM.

April 4 Pajamarama

April 4 at 6:30pm. Wear your PJ's for this fun evening of stories and crafts with a crocodile and alligator theme!


Stop in and pick up your free copy of the latest issue of BookPage. This popular service is provided by the Friends of Scarborough Library. The new issue arrives the first of every month. Get your copy while they last!

Calendar

Today

  1. Knitting Group
    • Start time: 10:00am
    • End date: Saturday, March 25th
    • End time: 12:00pm
    • LIBRARY KNITTING GROUP
      EVERY SATURDAY FROM 10:00 AM TO NOON
      LOCATION: CONFERENCE ROOM

      Whether you’ve been knitting for decades or days, join the Library's Knitting Group in the Conference Room (located near the public computers). Bring knitting needles, yarn, patterns...whatever you have. FMI call 883-4723 option 4.

      LEARN MORE

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  2. Saturday Story Time
    • Start time: 11:00am
    • End date: Saturday, March 25th
    • End time: 11:30am
    • Every Saturday: Family Story Time
      11:00am in the Youth Room
      All Ages

      Work all week? This story time is a great way to spend quality time together as a family! Janet will be joined by Brenda for a mix of stories and song.

      Learn More

    • View this event in Google Calendar

Tomorrow

  1. LIttle Free Library Wkshp
    • Start time: 02:00pm
    • End date: Sunday, March 26th
    • End time: 03:00pm
    • Little Free Library® (LFL) is an international initiative that promotes literacy and community-building through the installation and stewardship of tiny “libraries” in neighborhoods and public spaces. Since last summer, we’ve shared heartwarming stories about the Scarborough Little Free Libraries popping up around our community. Find out how you can be part of the excitement!

      Emily Read, Library Trustee President and organizer of the Scarborough Little Free Libraries project will review the steps you’ll need to consider before moving forward. She’ll be joined by Chris Rayner, a local Eagle Scout candidate who built and installed four Little Free Libraries around town. Chris will offer great tips on how to design and build your own little library. This event is free to attend; no registration needed.

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Monday, March 27th

  1. Coloring Group
    • Start time: 02:30pm
    • End date: Monday, March 27th
    • End time: 04:30pm
    • Color your stress away! We’ve partnered with the Scarborough Community Services’ 55 Plus program to offer a multi-generational coloring group for adults and youth. Supplies will be provided, but you can bring your own materials as well.

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Tuesday, March 28th

  1. Baby Lapsit
    • Start time: 09:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, March 28th
    • End time: 10:00am
    • Every Tuesday: Baby Lapsit - Meeting Room 9:30 AM
      Ages birth to 18 months with an adult
      Nursery rhymes, movement activities, songs, finger play with Marilyn.

      Learn More

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  2. Toddler Time
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, March 28th
    • End time: 11:00am
    • Every Tuesday: Toddler Time - Meeting Room 10:30 AM
      Ages 18 months and up with an adult
      Picture books, rhymes, songs, and movement with Marilyn.

      Learn More

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  3. Teen Advisory Board Meeting
    • Start time: 03:00pm
    • End date: Tuesday, March 28th
    • End time: 04:00pm
    • The Scarborough Public Library Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a group of teens in grades 6-10 who are interested in becoming more involved in the library. Meetings are on Tuesdays from 3pm to 4pm. help lead/create programming; volunteer at events; organize community service projects; and influence how the library serves teens.

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Wednesday, March 29th

  1. Bookworms Teen Book Club
    • Start time: 03:00pm
    • End date: Wednesday, March 29th
    • End time: 04:00pm
    • Do you love to read...talk about books...write? Check out our teen book club and get to know other like-minded young adults!

      LEARN MORE

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Saturday, April 1st

  1. Knitting Group
    • Start time: 10:00am
    • End date: Saturday, April 1st
    • End time: 12:00pm
    • LIBRARY KNITTING GROUP
      EVERY SATURDAY FROM 10:00 AM TO NOON
      LOCATION: CONFERENCE ROOM

      Whether you’ve been knitting for decades or days, join the Library's Knitting Group in the Conference Room (located near the public computers). Bring knitting needles, yarn, patterns...whatever you have. FMI call 883-4723 option 4.

      LEARN MORE

    • View this event in Google Calendar
  2. Saturday Story Time
    • Start time: 11:00am
    • End date: Saturday, April 1st
    • End time: 11:30am
    • Every Saturday: Family Story Time
      11:00am in the Youth Room
      All Ages

      Work all week? This story time is a great way to spend quality time together as a family! Janet will be joined by Brenda for a mix of stories and song.

      Learn More

    • View this event in Google Calendar

Monday, April 3rd

  1. Movie Matinee
    • Start time: 01:30pm
    • End date: Monday, April 3rd
    • End time: 03:30pm
    • Monday Movie Matinee
      First Monday of Each Month

      Join us for a FREE viewing of contemporary and classic movies - from recent theater releases to old favorites. Check the homepage of our website for the monthly selection at www.scarboroughlibrary.org. This event is open to the public.

      Learn More

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  2. Coloring Group
    • Start time: 02:30pm
    • End date: Monday, April 3rd
    • End time: 04:30pm
    • Color your stress away! We’ve partnered with the Scarborough Community Services’ 55 Plus program to offer a multi-generational coloring group for adults and youth. Supplies will be provided, but you can bring your own materials as well.

    • View this event in Google Calendar

Tuesday, April 4th

  1. Parent & Child Workshop
    • Start time: 09:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, April 4th
    • End time: 11:00am
    • This special one-time morning Family Place Libraries™ workshop will be offered in place of the March 14 story times. The meeting room will be filled with fun “exploration stations” featuring developmental toys you can enjoy with your wee one. Special guest, Lindsay Payeur, M.S., BCBA Clinical Supervisor Designee with CARD, will mingle through the room and share information/answer questions on child development strategies. FMI, call Youth Services at 207-883-4723 option 3.

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  2. Book Discussion Group
  3. Teen Advisory Board Meeting
    • Start time: 03:00pm
    • End date: Tuesday, April 4th
    • End time: 04:00pm
    • The Scarborough Public Library Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a group of teens in grades 6-10 who are interested in becoming more involved in the library. Meetings are on Tuesdays from 3pm to 4pm. help lead/create programming; volunteer at events; organize community service projects; and influence how the library serves teens.

    • View this event in Google Calendar
  4. Pajamarama
    • Start time: 06:30pm
    • End date: Tuesday, April 4th
    • End time: 07:30pm
    • Pajamas in the library? Absolutely! Children ages 4 and up are invited to wear their coziest pajamas and bring their favorite thing to cuddle for this special story time filled with books and crafts, presented by Janet Follis. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration required.

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Thursday, April 6th

  1. Let's Talk America
    • Start time: 06:00pm
    • End date: Thursday, April 6th
    • End time: 08:00pm
    • Let's Talk America! forums are happening all around the country, bringing people together for inclusive, respectful dialogue about issues facing our communities, our state, and our nation. Come share your views—and consider new insights. These programs are free and open to the public. For more information, contact local facilitator, Sam Kelley at cell 650-1814.

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Saturday, April 8th

  1. Knitting Group
    • Start time: 10:00am
    • End date: Saturday, April 8th
    • End time: 12:00pm
    • LIBRARY KNITTING GROUP
      EVERY SATURDAY FROM 10:00 AM TO NOON
      LOCATION: CONFERENCE ROOM

      Whether you’ve been knitting for decades or days, join the Library's Knitting Group in the Conference Room (located near the public computers). Bring knitting needles, yarn, patterns...whatever you have. FMI call 883-4723 option 4.

      LEARN MORE

    • View this event in Google Calendar
  2. Saturday Story Time
    • Start time: 11:00am
    • End date: Saturday, April 8th
    • End time: 11:30am
    • Every Saturday: Family Story Time
      11:00am in the Youth Room
      All Ages

      Work all week? This story time is a great way to spend quality time together as a family! Janet will be joined by Brenda for a mix of stories and song.

      Learn More

    • View this event in Google Calendar

 

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