Baxter Memorial Library

Gorham, ME


Here's what's happening @ your library!

Thursday September 24, 2020
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9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Virtual Toddler Discovery Time

Sing along with Ms. Dani on Facebook as she uses songs, rhymes, and books to enhance early literacy skills and foster a love of reading. Each week will feature a new book but use the same songs and fingerplays so the kiddos will be able to learn the words and actions to each month's song choices. (ages 18-36mons)

Sing along with Ms. Dani on Facebook as she uses songs, rhymes, and books to enhance early literacy skills and foster a love of reading. Each week will feature a new book but use the same songs and fingerplays so the kiddos will be able to learn the words and actions to each month's song choices. (ages 18-36mons)

Saturday September 26, 2020
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
StoryWalk Ribbon Cutting

Join us for the ribbon cutting ceremony of the Maine Birthday Book StoryWalk on September 26th at 10am.  This event celebrates the Maine Bicentennial and is a collaboration between Baxter Memorial Library, Gorham Parks and Recreation, Gorham Schools, and Shaw Brothers Construction.  There will be a book sale and signing from 10:00am to 12:00pm with the author of The Maine Birthday Book, Tonya Shevenell.  Join us as we walk, read, and follow the StoryWalk signs* at beautiful Cherry Hill Farm Trail in Gorham, Maine.  This is an outdoor only event.  Please maintain social distancing between family groups and masks are recommended when social distancing is difficult to maintain.  Rain date will be Sept 27th at 10:00am.

*Partially funded by a grant from the Maine Bicentennial Committee. 

Join us for the ribbon cutting ceremony of the Maine Birthday Book StoryWalk on September 26th at 10am.  This event celebrates the Maine Bicentennial and is a collaboration between Baxter Memorial Library, Gorham Parks and Recreation, Gorham Schools, and Shaw Brothers Construction.  There will be a book sale and signing from 10:00am to 12:00pm with the author of The Maine Birthday Book, Tonya Shevenell.  Join us as we walk, read, and follow the StoryWalk signs* at beautiful Cherry Hill Farm Trail in Gorham, Maine.  This is an outdoor only event.  Please maintain social distancing between family groups and masks are recommended when social distancing is difficult to maintain.  Rain date will be Sept 27th at 10:00am.

*Partially funded by a grant from the Maine Bicentennial Committee. 

Wednesday September 30, 2020
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9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Babies en Plein Air

Bring your baby and a blanket to join us for an interactive, socially distanced, outdoor lap-sit program. To ensure the comfort and safety of all participants, we ask that caregivers wear masks and leave older siblings at home or with a friend during this community baby program. Program will be canceled in the event of inclement weather. (birth-18mons)

Bring your baby and a blanket to join us for an interactive, socially distanced, outdoor lap-sit program. To ensure the comfort and safety of all participants, we ask that caregivers wear masks and leave older siblings at home or with a friend during this community baby program. Program will be canceled in the event of inclement weather. (birth-18mons)

Thursday October 1, 2020
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9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Virtual Toddler Discovery Time

Sing along with Ms. Dani on Facebook as she uses songs, rhymes, and books to enhance early literacy skills and foster a love of reading. Each week will feature a new book but use the same songs and fingerplays so the kiddos will be able to learn the words and actions to each month's song choices. (ages 18-36mons)

Sing along with Ms. Dani on Facebook as she uses songs, rhymes, and books to enhance early literacy skills and foster a love of reading. Each week will feature a new book but use the same songs and fingerplays so the kiddos will be able to learn the words and actions to each month's song choices. (ages 18-36mons)

Tuesday October 6, 2020
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9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Virtual Preschool Discovery Time

Join Ms. Heidi on Facebook as she uses stories, music, and movement to enhance early literacy skills and foster a love of reading. (3-5yrs)

Join Ms. Heidi on Facebook as she uses stories, music, and movement to enhance early literacy skills and foster a love of reading. (3-5yrs)

Wednesday October 7, 2020
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10:00 AM
Virtual STEAM Program

Description coming soon.......

Thursday October 8, 2020
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9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Virtual Toddler Discovery Time

Sing along with Ms. Dani on Facebook as she uses songs, rhymes, and books to enhance early literacy skills and foster a love of reading. Each week will feature a new book but use the same songs and fingerplays so the kiddos will be able to learn the words and actions to each month's song choices. (ages 18-36mons)

Sing along with Ms. Dani on Facebook as she uses songs, rhymes, and books to enhance early literacy skills and foster a love of reading. Each week will feature a new book but use the same songs and fingerplays so the kiddos will be able to learn the words and actions to each month's song choices. (ages 18-36mons)

Tuesday October 13, 2020
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9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Virtual Preschool Discovery Time

Join Ms. Heidi on Facebook as she uses stories, music, and movement to enhance early literacy skills and foster a love of reading. (3-5yrs)

Join Ms. Heidi on Facebook as she uses stories, music, and movement to enhance early literacy skills and foster a love of reading. (3-5yrs)

Wednesday October 14, 2020
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9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Babies en Plein Air

Bring your baby and a blanket to join us for an interactive, socially distanced, outdoor lap-sit program. To ensure the comfort and safety of all participants, we ask that caregivers wear masks and leave older siblings at home or with a friend during this community baby program. Program will be canceled in the event of inclement weather. (birth-18mons)

Bring your baby and a blanket to join us for an interactive, socially distanced, outdoor lap-sit program. To ensure the comfort and safety of all participants, we ask that caregivers wear masks and leave older siblings at home or with a friend during this community baby program. Program will be canceled in the event of inclement weather. (birth-18mons)

 
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10:00 AM
Virtual STEAM Program

Description coming soon.......

Thursday October 15, 2020
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9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Virtual Toddler Discovery Time

Sing along with Ms. Dani on Facebook as she uses songs, rhymes, and books to enhance early literacy skills and foster a love of reading. Each week will feature a new book but use the same songs and fingerplays so the kiddos will be able to learn the words and actions to each month's song choices. (ages 18-36mons)

Sing along with Ms. Dani on Facebook as she uses songs, rhymes, and books to enhance early literacy skills and foster a love of reading. Each week will feature a new book but use the same songs and fingerplays so the kiddos will be able to learn the words and actions to each month's song choices. (ages 18-36mons)

Tuesday October 20, 2020
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9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Virtual Preschool Discovery Time

Join Ms. Heidi on Facebook as she uses stories, music, and movement to enhance early literacy skills and foster a love of reading. (3-5yrs)

Join Ms. Heidi on Facebook as she uses stories, music, and movement to enhance early literacy skills and foster a love of reading. (3-5yrs)

Wednesday October 21, 2020
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10:00 AM
Virtual STEAM Program

Description coming soon.......

Thursday October 22, 2020
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9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Virtual Toddler Discovery Time

Sing along with Ms. Dani on Facebook as she uses songs, rhymes, and books to enhance early literacy skills and foster a love of reading. Each week will feature a new book but use the same songs and fingerplays so the kiddos will be able to learn the words and actions to each month's song choices. (ages 18-36mons)

Sing along with Ms. Dani on Facebook as she uses songs, rhymes, and books to enhance early literacy skills and foster a love of reading. Each week will feature a new book but use the same songs and fingerplays so the kiddos will be able to learn the words and actions to each month's song choices. (ages 18-36mons)

Friday October 23, 2020
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Zoom Pet Costume Contest

Show off your costumed critter in this interactive Zoom program.  We want to see your funny, scary, or adorably dressed pets!  Ribbons will be mailed to all participating pets.  Fill out the google form on www.baxterlibrary.org under the “Youth” heading to enter.   We look forward to seeing your wonderful furry family members. 

Show off your costumed critter in this interactive Zoom program.  We want to see your funny, scary, or adorably dressed pets!  Ribbons will be mailed to all participating pets.  Fill out the google form on www.baxterlibrary.org under the “Youth” heading to enter.   We look forward to seeing your wonderful furry family members. 

Tuesday October 27, 2020
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9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Virtual Preschool Discovery Time

Join Ms. Heidi on Facebook as she uses stories, music, and movement to enhance early literacy skills and foster a love of reading. (3-5yrs)

Join Ms. Heidi on Facebook as she uses stories, music, and movement to enhance early literacy skills and foster a love of reading. (3-5yrs)

Wednesday October 28, 2020
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9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Babies en Plein Air

Bring your baby and a blanket to join us for an interactive, socially distanced, outdoor lap-sit program. To ensure the comfort and safety of all participants, we ask that caregivers wear masks and leave older siblings at home or with a friend during this community baby program. Program will be canceled in the event of inclement weather. (birth-18mons)

Bring your baby and a blanket to join us for an interactive, socially distanced, outdoor lap-sit program. To ensure the comfort and safety of all participants, we ask that caregivers wear masks and leave older siblings at home or with a friend during this community baby program. Program will be canceled in the event of inclement weather. (birth-18mons)

 
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10:00 AM
Virtual STEAM Program

Description coming soon.......

Thursday October 29, 2020
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9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
Virtual Toddler Discovery Time

Sing along with Ms. Dani on Facebook as she uses songs, rhymes, and books to enhance early literacy skills and foster a love of reading. Each week will feature a new book but use the same songs and fingerplays so the kiddos will be able to learn the words and actions to each month's song choices. (ages 18-36mons)

Sing along with Ms. Dani on Facebook as she uses songs, rhymes, and books to enhance early literacy skills and foster a love of reading. Each week will feature a new book but use the same songs and fingerplays so the kiddos will be able to learn the words and actions to each month's song choices. (ages 18-36mons)

Friday October 30, 2020
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Harry Potter Horcrux Hunt

Attention Harry Potter Fans!  The librarians of Baxter Memorial Library are hiding Horcruxes around the Gorham Village.  Read the clues on our website to guess each Horcrux and the location where we have stashed it.  Go to that location (anytime from 5pm October 30th through 5pm Nov 1st) and find the Horcrux painted on a small flag to confirm your guess.  Fill out the Google Form on our website www.baxterlibrary.org after you find as many as you can.  Winners will be chosen from entries that found all 7 Horcruxes.  Good luck witches and wizards!!

Attention Harry Potter Fans!  The librarians of Baxter Memorial Library are hiding Horcruxes around the Gorham Village.  Read the clues on our website to guess each Horcrux and the location where we have stashed it.  Go to that location (anytime from 5pm October 30th through 5pm Nov 1st) and find the Horcrux painted on a small flag to confirm your guess.  Fill out the Google Form on our website www.baxterlibrary.org after you find as many as you can.  Winners will be chosen from entries that found all 7 Horcruxes.  Good luck witches and wizards!!

Saturday October 31, 2020
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Harry Potter Horcrux Hunt

Attention Harry Potter Fans!  The librarians of Baxter Memorial Library are hiding Horcruxes around the Gorham Village.  Read the clues on our website to guess each Horcrux and the location where we have stashed it.  Go to that location (anytime from 5pm October 30th through 5pm Nov 1st) and find the Horcrux painted on a small flag to confirm your guess.  Fill out the Google Form on our website www.baxterlibrary.org after you find as many as you can.  Winners will be chosen from entries that found all 7 Horcruxes.  Good luck witches and wizards!!

Attention Harry Potter Fans!  The librarians of Baxter Memorial Library are hiding Horcruxes around the Gorham Village.  Read the clues on our website to guess each Horcrux and the location where we have stashed it.  Go to that location (anytime from 5pm October 30th through 5pm Nov 1st) and find the Horcrux painted on a small flag to confirm your guess.  Fill out the Google Form on our website www.baxterlibrary.org after you find as many as you can.  Winners will be chosen from entries that found all 7 Horcruxes.  Good luck witches and wizards!!

Sunday November 1, 2020
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Harry Potter Horcrux Hunt

Attention Harry Potter Fans!  The librarians of Baxter Memorial Library are hiding Horcruxes around the Gorham Village.  Read the clues on our website to guess each Horcrux and the location where we have stashed it.  Go to that location (anytime from 5pm October 30th through 5pm Nov 1st) and find the Horcrux painted on a small flag to confirm your guess.  Fill out the Google Form on our website www.baxterlibrary.org after you find as many as you can.  Winners will be chosen from entries that found all 7 Horcruxes.  Good luck witches and wizards!!

Attention Harry Potter Fans!  The librarians of Baxter Memorial Library are hiding Horcruxes around the Gorham Village.  Read the clues on our website to guess each Horcrux and the location where we have stashed it.  Go to that location (anytime from 5pm October 30th through 5pm Nov 1st) and find the Horcrux painted on a small flag to confirm your guess.  Fill out the Google Form on our website www.baxterlibrary.org after you find as many as you can.  Winners will be chosen from entries that found all 7 Horcruxes.  Good luck witches and wizards!!


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