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Programs & Events » Art & Culture

Journaling in the Library
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Location: Main Library
Audience: Adults, Teens, Seniors
The Journaling in the Library group meets in the Portland Room, 3rd Wednesday of every month, from 5:30pm-7pm- in the Portland Room. This is the Greater Portland region’s only writing group dedicated to journal writing. all are welcome!
Noonday Concert Series - DaPonte String Quartet
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location: Main Library, Lewis Gallery
Audience: Adults, Seniors
The Noonday Concert Series provides free access to live performances by Maine’s most talented musicians throughout the academic year.
Black History Film Series: Get On the Bus
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Main Library, Rines Auditorium
Audience: Adults, Seniors
Charles S. Dutton heads the cast in this story about a group of black men on a cross-country bus trip to the Million Man March, which took place in Washington, D.C. on Oct. 16, 1995. Directed by Spike Lee.
Burbank Chess Club for Kids
10:30am - 12:00pm
Location: Burbank Branch
Audience: Kids & Families
The Burbank Chess Club for Kids is a monthly drop-in for children grades K-8 and their families! We will offer instruction for absolute beginners, and strategies and skills for those looking to improve their game.
Black History Film Series: Basquiat
6:30pm - 8:15pm
Location: Main Library, Rines Auditorium
Audience: Adults, Seniors
Biopic of the young graffiti artist from Brooklyn who took the New York art world by storm in the early 1980s. Directed by Julian Schnabel, this 1996 film features an all-star cast.
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