~ SPECIAL EVENTS ~
"OLD CHRISTMAS, NEW ENGLAND"
Holiday Songs of New England with Kris Paprocki
Friday, December 15, 2023 at 6 pm
Live at the Pembroke Library or on Zoom
Local music teacher, Kris Paprocki will perform historic songs of the season, reflecting on the changing attitudes New Englanders had towards Christmas from the 17th to the early 20th centuries. There will be well-known favorites as well as songs rarely performed, including music from the 18th century composer James Lyon of Machias. Kris will perform on guitar, violin, and button accordion, and there will be plenty of opportunities for the audience to sing along.
Kris Paprocki is the music teacher at Pembroke, Perry and Charlotte Elementary Schools as well as the program coordinator at the Pembroke Historical Society. He has been performing the music of Maine locally for over a decade.
Locals are encouraged to attend the program live at the library. To register on Zoom, please visit https://www.pembrokehistoricalsociety.org/events and click on the registration link to fill out the form. For further questions, please contact Kris Paprocki at email@example.com.
~ REGULAR EVENTS ~
GIRL SCOUTS--MONDAYS, 6 - 7:30 PM
Girl Scout Troop #2259 with leader Tonia Griffin meets on Monday evenings at the library.
KNIT WITS--TUESDAY MORNINGS AT 10:30
If you already know how to knit or would like to learn, join this fun group of knitters. For more information, email Carol Allard at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A group of women who share a common interest in quilting. They meet at the Pembroke Library April through October on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 6 pm and hold workshops the third Saturday of the month from 9 am to about 2 pm. Guests are welcome at all meetings and workshops. "Where friendships are made...one stitch at a time." For more information, contact Peggy Sawyer at (207) 454-3560.
LIVE TAI CHI AND YOGA CLASSES AT THE LIBRARY AND ON ZOOM
Samantha Williams, E-RYT 500 is currently offering LIVE Tai Chi and Mindful Flow Yoga class at the library on Thursday mornings. Other classes are offered online via Zoom once a week on Tuesdays. for more information or to register, contact Samantha at 214-6516 or submit the contact form on her website, boldcoastyoga.com.
"LI'L BOOKWORMS," STORY TIME THURSDAY MORNINGS AT 10
Created specifically children ages 0-4 (babies, preschoolers and their parents/caregivers), Li'l Bookworms with Miss Bonnie features stories, music, age-appropriate activities and playtime with other children.
USED BOOK SHOP IS OPEN ON SATURDAY MORNINGS
That's right! Our Used Book Shop on the second floor is open every Saturday morning from 9 am to noon. Genres include action, adventure, mystery, suspense, romance, non-fiction, crafts, children, and more. Additional books are added to the shop when available. Prices are $1 each for hard covers and 50 cents for paperbacks.