All Upcoming Adult Events

Library Genealogy Group

genealogy group, ancestry, research help

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.

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Monday, September 24, 2018 - 1:00pm

Going Solar 101

Solar 101, ReVision Energy, solar program

Have you ever wondered how you can transition into a clean energy future? Join ReVision Energy here at the Library to learn about the benefits of solar technology, and why you should make the switch to renewable energy. Did you know over the past 10 years, prices in solar technology have dropped 75%? ReVision will give you all the tools and information you need for a clean, successful energy transition in your home or business today! This event is free and open to the public.

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Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 6:30pm

Safe Landing Strategies: How to Soften a Fall

Fall prevention, Safe Landing Strategies, Skills for Seniors

September 22, 2018 is National Falls Prevention Awareness Day. The annual event raises awareness about ways to prevent fall-related injuries among older adults. Join the physical therapists from Scarborough's Maine Strong Balance Center here at the Library on September 28 at 1:30pm and learn how you can reduce your risk of falling. Discuss the anatomy and physiology of balance. Learn about tips to reduce your fall risk. View and discuss a demonstration on how to fall safely.

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Friday, September 28, 2018 - 1:30pm

Monday Movie Matinee: Murder on the Orient Express

When a luxurious train is stranded in the snow and a man is murdered in his compartment, the crime is investigated by Hercule Poirot, famous detective and fellow passenger. He discovers that many of the passengers knew the victim in connection with the kidnapping and murder of a young heiress. When the murder victim's true identity is revealed as the kidnapper/killer, suspicion falls on 13 travelers who are linked to the original case.

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Monday, October 1, 2018 - 1:30pm

China's View of the World and of America

Stephen Harder, Camden Conference, China's View of the World

The Library in partnership with the Camden Conference will welcome Stephen Harder for our first program in this year's series. Stephen's talk, China’s View of the World – and of America, discusses important aspects of Chinese history, culture, economics and politics that shape a Chinese view of the world – and the Chinese view of America.

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Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 6:30pm