Upcoming Events

June 20, 2019

Play and Learn Play Group

An opportunity for young children to play and learn with their parents, caregivers and other children.

3rd Thursday of every month with Melanie from Family Matters.

Start: June 20, 2019 10:00 AM
End: June 20, 2019 11:00 AM

June 21, 2019

Story Time

Please join us every week for a fun and exciting program!

We will share books and stories, sing songs, do hand-rhymes and make crafts to take home

Story Time is designed to give children an opportunity to increase their love of books and reading,

as well as develop important social skills.

Start: June 21, 2019 10:00 AM
End: June 21, 2019 11:00 AM

June 22, 2019

Open Mic Night!

Are you a musician? Comedian? Poet? Story-teller? Dancer?

Have another performing arts talent?

Drop-in, or guarantee your slot by emailing your act info to: cara@flukyfiction.com

Ages 16+
We hope to see you there!

Start: June 22, 2019 6:00 PM
End: June 22, 2019 9:00 PM

June 28, 2019

Story Time

Please join us every week for a fun and exciting program!

We will share books and stories, sing songs, do hand-rhymes and make crafts to take home

Story Time is designed to give children an opportunity to increase their love of books and reading,

as well as develop important social skills.

Start: June 28, 2019 10:00 AM
End: June 28, 2019 11:00 AM

Mom’s Night Out Book Club

Join us at the Newport Cultural Center to learn about our  book group especially for mothers, from newbies to veteran moms!
Come join the club as we read great books, enjoy stimulating discussions, and meet new friends!
For additional information please call the Cultural Center at 368-5074

Start: June 28, 2019 6:00 PM
End: June 28, 2019 8:00 PM

June 29, 2019

10th anniversary Celebration

Join us on Saturday, June 29th as we celebrate Newport Cultural Center’s 10th anniversary!

Enjoy live, local music, barbeque lunch, raffle prizes, and more! Bring your camera and have your picture taken with Mo Willems beloved characters Elephant and Piggie.  Join us as we look back on everything we’ve accomplished and thank those who’ve helped us along the way and look ahead to an exciting future of growth and possibility.

Start: June 29, 2019 10:00 AM
End: June 29, 2019 1:00 PM

July 5, 2019

Story Time

Please join us every week for a fun and exciting program!

We will share books and stories, sing songs, do hand-rhymes and make crafts to take home

Story Time is designed to give children an opportunity to increase their love of books and reading,

as well as develop important social skills.

Start: July 5, 2019 10:00 AM
End: July 5, 2019 11:00 AM

July 9, 2019

Science Camp Part I: What Makes You You?

 

with the Maine Discovery Museum – Ages 8 and Up

Explore the amazing marvel of the human body! Get the scoop on poop and how your body makes fuel, explore the mysteries of the human heart by dissecting real sheep hearts. Test your brain power, pull DNA strands, be a fingerprint detective and more! Each participating child will receive a backpack with cool science materials and take-home supplies, AND a family pass for FREE museum admission to the Maine Discovery Museum on the GSK Science weekend in August!

Start: July 9, 2019 9:30 AM
End: July 9, 2019 12:30 PM

Science Camp For Little Ones: Mini Detectives

 

Up to age 7

Young children along with their parents or adult caregivers will learn basic science concepts with hands-on activities and experiments that celebrate and encourage natural curiosity! Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Start: July 9, 2019 9:30 AM
End: July 11, 2019 12:30 PM

July 10, 2019

The Black Ghost: Understanding the Maine Black Bear

Connection to Place Speaker Series with Sebasticook Regional Land Trust.

Deborah Perkins, a wildlife ecologist who has studied bears throughout North America, brings her adventures to life with stories, science, and pictures in this PowerPoint presentation.

“The Black Ghost: Understanding the Maine Black Bear - an engaging,

informative, and visually dramatic slide show for all ages! I worked for the

Maine Department of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife’s black bear study for a

number of years (which included climbing into bear dens!) and I bring my

adventures to life with stories, science, and pictures.”

Free and open to the public. A $5 donation is suggested

call 208- 948-3766 for more details or go to Sebasticookrlt.org

Start: July 10, 2019 6:30 AM
End: July 10, 2019 8:00 PM

Contact Information:

154 Main Street
Newport, ME 04953
Library circulation desk:
(207) 368-5074

jelwell@newport.lib.me.us

historical inquires - history1215@yahoo.com

Hours:

Tuesday-Friday, 9:30-5:30
Sat: 9:30-1:30
Closed Sunday & Monday

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