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Great Book Group Reading Club

posted Jan 25, 2017, 10:43 AM by Linda Faucher   [ updated Jul 17, 2017, 1:42 PM ]

The Cary Library Great Book group meets the 1st Friday of each month at 10:00. Fall dates and the books chosen to be read are as follows:
Oct.-Under the Wide and Starry Sky by Horan, Nancy 
Nov.- Handmaid's Tale by Atwood
Dec.- Just Mercy by Stevenson
Jan.- Before You Know Kindness by Bohjalian
Feb.- Ghost Boy by Pistorius and Born a Crime by Noah
Mar.- Art Forger by Shapiro
Apr.- Last Days of Night by Moore
May- Piece of the World by Kline




Lecture Series at Cary Library

posted Jan 20, 2017, 1:00 PM by Linda Faucher   [ updated Mar 19, 2018, 11:49 AM ]

The Center for Global Humanities Seminar Series introduces you to some of the greatest challenges humanity faces today. 
Cary Library will host the streamed lectures during UNE's fall session from 6:00 to 7:00p.m. Lectures may run longer than one hour. 

April 5, 2018

The Statue of Liberty: Symbol of Global America by Edward Berenson

April 12, 2018

Is Democracy Just? by Jason Brennan

April 19 2018

A Case Against Free Trade and Over-Globalization by Graham Dunkley

May 3, 2018

Context and Reality in Psychology by James D. Herbert 

May 10, 2018

Conserving Nature in an Unnatural World by Kent Redford

May 24, 2018

Economic Inequality from the Stone Age to the Future by Walter Scheidel



Story and Craft Time Program

posted Sep 8, 2016, 12:52 PM by Linda Faucher   [ updated Mar 20, 2018, 10:54 AM ]

Craft and Story Time at the Cary Library

Beginning Sept 20th 2017 and runs until May 23rd 2018. 

 Every Wednesday afternoon from 3:00-4:00.

Children of all ages are welcome.

Tiny Tot Time Program

posted Sep 8, 2016, 12:48 PM by Linda Faucher   [ updated Feb 20, 2018, 9:59 AM ]

The Cary Library will begin an eight week early literacy program, “Tiny Tots Time” every Wednesday from 10 to 10:30. Tiny Tots will start April 4th and meet every Wednesday from 10:00 to 10:30 and last class will be May 23rd.  Our goal is to enhance the Storytime experience for young learners, ages 2-to-4, by building essential early language and literacy skills and encouraging social and emotional development. Using high-quality picture books, music, puppets and fingerplay, Shelley will help the children enjoy literacy-rich, hands-on experiences at the library. For more information or to sign up please call 207-532-1302. 

G.E.A.R. Parent Support Group

posted Mar 20, 2015, 12:13 PM by Linda Faucher   [ updated Apr 2, 2018, 8:07 AM ]

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“G.E.A.R. Parent Support Groups”

The Place Where Gaining Empowerment Allows Results

Parent Learning & Support

Look for Children’s Mental Health Awareness Events in May!

G.E.A.R. workshops/support groups are offered free to parents/grandparents/caregivers/educators of children with emotional/behavioral health concerns! Pre-registration is recommended, so we may notify you if a workshop is rescheduled or cancelled. Changes will also be posted to our Facebook page. Regional Coordinators will be available after workshops for those who would like additional support! Unable to attend in person? Many workshops are available by webinar with pre-registration. Join us remotely from your computer or mobile device with Go ToMeeting™. Please note that audio and video must be enabled to participate in a Go ToMeeting™ webinar. Contact your Regional Parent Support Coordinator for more information!

1.800.264.9224

 “Helping Your Child Manage Their Meltdowns Presented by Misty Day, Regional Parent Support Coordinator

Are you feeling like you are always walking on eggshells when dealing with your child’s meltdowns? Are you at a loss about how to help your child to be successful? You’re not alone! Join in the discussion about what meltdowns are and strategies that can be used to help your child better manage these meltdowns.

   

                                        Thursday, June 14, 2018, from 10 a.m.-noon Cary Library, Meeting Rm, 107 Main St, Houlton

 Workshops/support groups are offered free to parents/grandparents/caregivers/educators of children with emotional/behavioral health concerns! Pre-registration is recommended, so we may notify you if a workshop is rescheduled or cancelled. Regional Coordinators will be available after workshops for those who would like additional support! Unable to attend in person? Many workshops are available by webinar with pre-registration. Join us remotely from your computer or mobile device with Go ToMeeting™. Contact your Regional Parent Support Coordinator for more information!

1.800.264.9224

 www.gearparentnetwork.org

 G.E.A.R. Parent Network is a Parent-to-Parent Network of Information & Support For Parents of Children with behavioral health needs,

Lego Club

posted Jan 10, 2014, 7:36 AM by Linda Faucher   [ updated Mar 20, 2018, 10:52 AM ]

The Cary Library is pleased to announce the launch of a another Lego program which runs the second Tuesday afternoon of each month, from 3:00 to 4:00 in addition to our third Saturday group that runs from 10:00 to 11:00. Lego Quest is for ages 7 and up. A theme will be chosen and Lego group members will be challenged to build something related to the theme. All Legos will be provided and space is limited. The next Saturday Lego group meeting is Saturday April 21st from 10:00 to 11:00 and the theme is Your Choice. Our 2nd Tuesday group will meet April 10th and their theme will be Your Choice. Please call Shelley at 532-1302 to reserve a spot and become part of the Cary Library Lego group.


Silent Sidekicks

posted Apr 11, 2013, 12:05 PM by Donna Meek   [ updated Jun 12, 2017, 9:56 AM by Linda Faucher ]

 
Silent Sidekicks partners Danielle Ireland and her dog, Morgan, will be at the library in January 19th continuing the Read To Morgan program which has been so successful. Pre-registration is required. Please contact Shelley, the children's librarian, for more information about the program at 532-1302. Morgan will be at the library TBA. 

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