Robots at the Library, July 29

We continue or summer reading program events on Tuesday, July 29th, when the library celebrates ROBOTS! Members of the Mt. Ararat SeaPerch Underwater Robotics team will demonstrate the robot that won the Maine competition and went on to compete at the national level this spring. (Photos by Darci Moore) Elementary school students will also demonstrateContinue Reading

Summer Reading Program 2014 “Fizz, Boom, Read!”

Bowdoinham Public Library once again offers a Summer Reading Program open to children of all ages. Children are invited to sign up and receive a reading log, which offers prizes for time spent reading, alone or with a parent. This summer’s prizes include: • Fairwind Farm Strawberries Ice Cream Cone from Richmond Dairy Treat •Continue Reading

Author and Illustrator visit the Summer Reading Program

Author and Illustrator visit the Summer Reading Program

Tuesday, July 3, 10am. Author Lee Francis of Indian Island, Maine will join local Bowdoinham illustrator Susan Drucker to share their new children’s book, Kunu’s Basket. It is the modern story of a Penobscot boy who learns lessons from his grandfather. Lee will share the story, teach us about her people, and show us examplesContinue Reading

Museum Passes

Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Boothbay : 2 free Adult passes.  Please reserve ahead of time. Maine State Museum, Augusta : One pass allows any size family free admission. Fort Western, Augusta (free admission for children who are participating in the library’s Summer Reading Program) Children’s Museum, Portland (free passes available through town office, call ahead,Continue Reading