James and Deborah Fallows have been traveling across the country in a single-engine prop airplane to report on the America that goes
unnoticed by the national media. Our Towns is the story of their journey and their portrait of the many different faces of the American future.
Last fall’s program in partnership with Maine Strong Balance focused on safe landing strategies to prevent falls, and you left wanting more! Jogging Your Memory will look at the anti-aging effects of exercise on the brain. Learn more about studies that use brain imaging to show how participating in a walking program can increase the physical size and performance of the hippocampus in the brain—an organ critical for memory!
Spinning Wheels. Looms. Weaving. Wool Carding. Felting. Rug Hooking and Braiding. Embroidery. Bobbin Lace. Quilting. Knitting. Join us for a celebration of fiber and textile arts! The Library will be filled with demonstrations and hands-on activities FOR ALL AGES presented by talented artisans from around Maine. Many of the original works and kits on display will be available for purchase as well! This event is free to attend. Gather family and friends and join in the fun!
Alexandra Boyd helps an elderly couple into a taxi in Sofia, Bulgaria, then realizes she has accidentally kept one of their bags containing an urn. As she tries to locate the urn's owners, she uncovers secrets that place her in danger.