Upcoming Events

February 20, 2018

Crafting Aplenty

Come to a morning of crafting family fun. We have three different crafts you can make and take or create your own craft with an unlimited number of craft supplies. Your walls, counters, refrigerators, and floors will be adorned with masterpieces dripping with glitter and glue. Snacks are provided for the children along with coffee and donuts for the adults. Fun for all ages.

Start: February 20, 2018 10:00 AM
End: February 20, 2018 11:00 AM

February 21, 2018

Play and Learn Play Group

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

3rd Wednesday of every month

Start: February 21, 2018 10:00 AM
End: February 21, 2018 11:00 AM

Come and learn how to manage Cold and Flu Season with Essential oils.

Learn how you can become the healer in your own home with Essential Oils

Learn about What Essential Oils are

The benefit and use of Essential oils in your daily life

Learn how to use essential oils                                    

Safety with essential oils

Sample oils 

Start: February 21, 2018 6:00 PM
End: February 21, 2018 7:00 PM

February 22, 2018

Lego Fun

 

Join us for a morning of cool construction featuring Legos. We’ll provide all Legos, you bring the creativity! (Parents are welcome to join in on the fun!)

 

Start: February 22, 2018 10:00 AM
End: February 22, 2018 11:00 AM

February 23, 2018

Construction – Destruction Storytime

Story Time is definitely “under construction” this week!  We will share some of the many construction and building-themed storybooks. Put on your hardhat and join us for a construction-filled story time.

Start: February 23, 2018 10:00 AM
End: February 23, 2018 11:00 AM

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: February 23, 2018 7:00 PM
End: February 23, 2018 9:00 PM

February 24, 2018

Meet and Greet with Maine Game Warden

Come and meet Warden Shuman of the Maine Game Warden service. Warden Shuman

will talk about his experiences as a Maine game warden, share stories, and answer questions.

There will also be an opportunity to touch and hold some animal pelts.  At the end of the presentation, Warden Shuman will draw the winning tickets for prizes from our Maine Animal Hunt.   The prizes include 4 tickets to the LC Bates Museum in Hinckley, a small stuffed owl and a bag of small animal.

The hunt is on!  If you have not taken the time to stop by the Cultural Center, make sure you do this week.  All children and adults are invited to participate in our Maine Animal Hunt   The Maine Animal Hunt will be available until Saturday, February 24th.  Once you finish the hunt, fill out a ticket for a chance to win our prizes.

 

Start: February 24, 2018 10:00 AM
End: February 24, 2018 11:00 AM

February 27, 2018

Partners in Peace – Dating Violence Awareness

1 in 3 teens will experience dating violence. This needs to change. On February 27, educators from Partners in Peace will be at the Newport Cultural Center, talking with parents/guardians, community members, and anyone who works with youth about teen dating violence. February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month so we will be focusing on warning signs, statistics, and how to support a young person in your life who may be experience in abuse or violence. For more information please call Adriana Gleason at Partners for Peace at 954-5102. 

1 in 3 teens will experience dating violence. This needs to change. On February 27, educators from Partners in Peace will be at the Newport Cultural Center, talking with parents/guardians, community members, and anyone who works with youth about teen dating violence. February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month so we will be focusing on warning signs, statistics, and how to support a young person in your life who may be experience in abuse or violence. For more information please call Adriana Gleason at Partners for Peace at 954-5102. 

Start: February 27, 2018 4:00 AM
End: February 27, 2018 5:30 PM

March 2, 2018

Musical Story Time with Bruce Brown

Join local musician and music teacher Bruce Brown for stories, songs, movement, and music perfect for the whole family.

Start: March 2, 2018 10:00 AM
End: March 2, 2018 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: March 2, 2018 10:00 AM
End: March 2, 2018 11:00 AM

Contact Information:

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

jelwell@newport.lib.me.us

Hours:

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

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