Summer speakers series announced!
All events are free and open to the public
June 28 at 6pm: Ticks and Lyme Disease: a talk by Griffin Dill from the UMaine Cooperative Extention
July 10 at 6pm: Senator George Mitchell, author of The Negotiator (at David’s Folly Farm)
July 12 at 6pm: Poetry reading by Tom Moore, Belfast Poet Laureate
July 15 at 10am: Annual Library Book Sale
July 19 at 6pm: Before the Flood: Climate change film and discussion
July 26 from 5:30-7:00: Brooksville Bicentennial Art Show reception
August 2 at 6pm: Elly Horwitz: Talk and slideshow about recent trip to the Amazon
August 14: Caitlin Shetterly, author of Modified, Cosponsored with The Good Life Center
August 16 at 6pm: Paul Doiron, author of Knife Creek
August 28: “Back to the Landers in Brooksville” a panel discussion to celebrate Brooksville’s bicentennial. Cosponsored by The Good Life Center
Every Monday from 10am-11am: Storyhour for children of all ages! Join us for stories and activities each week and learn to love your library!
Every Wednesday from 10am-12pm: Technology help! Bring your device and your questions and get free technology help from Brook! Drop in, first come, first served.
Second Monday Book Club meets at 10am. All are welcome! The books for 2017 are:
June 12th 2017: A Piece of the World by Christine Baker Kline
July 10th 2017: The Secret Lives of Trees by Robin Blackwell
Aug. 14th 2017: A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Bachman
Sept. 11th 2017: Birds of America by Lorrie Moore (NOT about birds!)
Oct. 9th, 2017: The Lost City of the Monkey God by Douglas Preston
Nov. 13th2017: When the Cypress Whispers by Yvette Corporon
Dec. 11th2017: The Member of the Wedding (163 pages) and Reflections in a Golden Eye (127 pages) both by Carson McCullers – (fun to compare the books!)
Jan. 8th 2018: Lila by Marilynne Robinson