Full Programs & Events

All programs and events are free and open to the public unless otherwise specified.

NORTHERN STARS PLANETARIUM
Friday, June 28,
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
A mobile planetarium will be setup in the Deering Room as part of our STEM Fridays program! Learn about "Star Stories," the myths and legends that surround our night sky. Discover how the constellations got their names like the Great Bear, Orion, and Andromeda!

SPACE...THE FINAL FRONTIER
Monday, July 1,
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Learn about space and gravity. How high can you jump on the moon? Join the Lunar Olympics and find out! For children in grades K through 5.


MORNING LEGOS
Tuesday, July 2,
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Enjoy a morning of building to your heart's content! LEGO blocks will be provided.

BEAD-MAKING
Wednesday, July 3,
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Come to the Deering Room and create paper bead projects with the Aim High AmeriCorps members.


STORIES AND BEYOND!
Tuesdays, July 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30,
2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Join us for some summer story time! For children 4 years and older. Deering Room.

SPACE JAMS
Thursdays, July 11, 18 & 25,
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Come join us every Thursday for some space-themed dancing and singing. On July 11th, Matt Loosigian will be here for a special "Earth Jams" session! For all our patrons 3 years and younger!

STEM CLUB FRIDAYS
Fridays, July 5, 12, 19 & 26,
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Every Friday is STEM Friday at the Dyer Library this summer! Check the schedule at the Children's Room for our various science and technology programs presented by Aim High AmeriCorps members. Experiment with slime, learn about rockets, or build the perfect paper airplane! For ages 8 and up.


MOON CAKES & MUSIC WITH JENNIFER ARMSTRONG
Wednesday, July 10,
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Join singer, musician and storyteller Jennifer Armstrong as she celebrates the 50th anniversary of the first man on the moon! Listen to moon-themed songs and stories told on the banjo, fiddle, bagpipes and more!


WATERCOLOR CLASSES WITH JUDITH KINSMAN
Wednesdays, July 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31,
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Whether you are a beginner or an advanced watercolor artist, come on over and bring your paints and materials to the Deering Room of the Dyer Libray. Learn new techniques or practice old ones with famed Saco artist Judith Kinsman. These classes are available in four-week sessions, $70 per four-week session with a Dyer Library card or $75 without. To register contact abrown@sacomuseum.org or call (207)-283-3861, ext. 115.


BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP
Wednesday, July 17,
1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Open to all who love to read and talk! Contact Chris at the Reference Desk for this month's book. Deering Room, Dyer Library

KNITTING AND CRAFTING GROUP
Thursdays, July 11, 18 & 25,
1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Knit, crochet, embroider, hook rugs--just bring your latest project! Deering Room, Dyer Library



POKEMON LEAGUE
Thursdays, July 11, 18 & 25
6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
A Pokemon League provides a nearby place for you to get together with other fans of the Pokemon Trading Card Game and have some fun. Using your own cards you can play, trade, and even earn cool prizes! The best part is that you can do all this with other Pokemon players who love collecting and playing just as much as you do. Deering Room, Dyer Library.

ANIME AFTERNOONS
Thursday, July 11,
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Interested in Anime? Already a fan or curious to know what it's all about? Join us for old and new favorites, plus snacks and socializing.