Adult Events

Our summer programs are subject to change; check our calendar page for the most accurate information. For news about upcoming events, subscribe to our e-newsletter, which goes out weekly of follow us on facebook.

All events are hybrid unless otherwise stated. There will be limited seating for in-person attendance, registration is required. To register for in-person attendance, please email rsvp@nehlibrary.org with the title of the event.

To register for virtual attendance, click the link under the event you would like to attend.

NEW! The Northeast Harbor Library is using LibCal for all events starting in September. If you are registering for an event that takes place after September 1st, whether you are registering for in-person or virtual attendance, click the link and proceed with your registration – no need to email us!

Wednesday, June 22nd, 5:30 pm

Northern Lights Panel Discussion, “Hope and Progress: The Evolution of Cancer Care” *virtual event*

Follow this link to see our recording of this event.

Wednesday, July 6th, 5:30 pm

Lecture by Suzette McAvoy, Farnsworth Art Museum, “Ashley Bryan and More”

Follow this link to see our recording of this event.

Wednesday, July 13th, 5:30 pm

Author visit with Margie Patlak, “More than Meets the Eye: Exploring Nature and Loss on the Coast of Maine”

Follow this link to see our recording of this event.

Wednesday, July 20th, 5:30 pm

Documentary Screening of Tashi and the Monk, followed by a conversation with Mark Foley, Executive Director of Jhamtse Gatsal Children’s Commmunity *this event was not recorded*

Monday, July 25th, 5:30 pm

Author Visit with Jennifer Nadel, “How Compassion Can Transform our Politics, Economy and Society”

Follow this link to see our recording of this event.

Wednesday, August 3rd, 5:30 pm

Author visit with Andrea Yaryura Clark, in conversation with Jennifer Nadel, “On a Night of a Thousand Stars”

Follow this link to see our recording of this event.

Wednesday, August 10th, 5:30 pm

Poetry reading with Lucy Bell Sellers, reading from her book Don’t Drop Me, God. Don’t Drop Me, God is a collection of poems, passionate and playful, spanning eight decades of writing in Philadelphia, Kenya, Maine, and other places. Sellers makes use of multiple poetic forms and multiple voices to express a stance marked by both rueful acceptance and defiance. 

Follow this link to see our recording of this event.

Wednesday, August 17th, 5:30 pm

Talk by Bill Cullina, “Botany of Design”

The recording of this event is available upon request until September 16th. Email awisehart@nehlibrary.org

Wednesday, August 24th, 5:30 pm

Author visit Roxana Robinson,  Annaliese Jakimides, and Kimberly Ridley,”Breaking Bread: Essays from New England on Food, Hunger and Family”

This talk will be held in person and via Zoom. To register to attend virtually, follow this link.

Wednesday, September 7th, 5:30 pm

Piano Concert with Dr. Donna Coleman, The Lost Lady Sings Again

This talk will be held in person and via zoom. Limited seating, masks requested for in-person attendance. To register, follow this link.

Wednesday, September 14th, 5:30 pm

Author visit with Elizabeth W. Garber, Sailing At The Edge of Disaster, in conversation with Christina Baker Kline

This talk will be held in person and via zoom. To register, follow this link.

Wednesday, September 21st, 5:30 pm

Author visit with Philip Heckscher, TOGO: Being Human. A Travel Memoir.

This talk will be held in person and via zoom. To register, follow this link.

Recordings of Past Events

Follow this link to our Youtube channel, where we will upload videos of recorded adult events. Not all events are able to be recorded, but for those that are, we will upload the recordings to Youtube following the event.

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CONTACT US

Northeast Harbor Library
1 Joy Road, PO Box 279
Northeast Harbor, Maine 04662

(207) 276-3333