All Upcoming Adult Events

March French Group

French Conversation Group, Scarborough Public Library

All levels of French speakers are welcome. Expand your speaking skills by practicing the language in a welcoming atmosphere. If you would like more information before joining in, contact Adult Services at  883-4723 option 4. Covered beverages are allowed in the Conference room.


Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 6:30pm

Armchair Traveler: Jonathan Rundell-Wyoming Wilderness

Armchair Traveler, Jonathan Rundell, Wyoming Gros Ventre Wilderness

We will welcome Jonathan Rundell for his third “Armchair Traveler” presentation at the Library. Go on a vicarious adventure with Jonathan and two companions as they make their way, both on and off trail, through Wyoming's spectacular Gros Ventre Wilderness. Five nights, no permits, no reservations, no crowds, and hardly any trail signs.


Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 6:30pm

Library Genealogy Group

genealogy group, ancestry, research help

Next gathering is March 25. Join us for our monthly Scarborough Public Library Genealogy Group. Whether you are just starting to explore your heritage or well into the process, this “drop in” gathering will introduce you to vetted resources for ancestral research. Don Taylor will be the group's facilitator, bringing a wealth of experience in Internet research and genetic genealogy.


Monday, March 25, 2019 - 1:00pm

Library Night @ Pat's Pizza

Library Night at Scarborough Pat's Pizza, Fun-raiser, benefit for Scarborough Public Library

Take a night off from cooking and benefit the Library at the same time! Tuesday, April 9 is Scarborough Public Library Night @ Pat's Pizza, located at 209 US-1 here in Scarborough. From 4pm to Closing, a percentage of all purchases - dine-in or take-out - will be donated to our Library to support services. The event takes place during National Library Week, so it's the perfect opportunity to celebrate. Hope you can join us for this "fun-raising" event!


Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 4:00pm

Citizen Science Day

Citizen Science Day, Megathon, Alzheimer's Research

Our library is celebrating Citizen Science Day the afternoon of Saturday, April 13, 2019 with a community Megathon! Check our Megathon page for more information! This annual event invites people of ALL AGES to collect, share, or analyze data to help scientists address local or global questions. This year’s intergenerational online Megathon will focus on advancing Alzheimer’s research.


Saturday, April 13, 2019 - 1:00pm

Ann P. Hammond: On Higgins Beach

Poet Ann P. Hammond, Poetry Reading, On Higgins Beach, Nature Photography

We are pleased to welcome poet Ann P. Hammond back to the Library for a reading of selected works from her recently published collection, On Higgins Beach. Ann’s words will be paired with breathtaking photographs of Scarborough’s natural beauty taken by Dr. Kristine Hoyt, a world traveler and familiar presenter of many “Armchair Traveler” series offered at the Library.  Ann believes it’s never too late to find one’s passion.


Sunday, April 14, 2019 - 2:00pm