WERU Community Calendar On Air

Tue, January 26th

(Talk)
Backyard Forest Management with Forester, Sandy Walczyk. A "Q and A Session" hosted by Blue Hill Heritage Trust via Zoom on Tuesday, January 26th, at 5:00 pm. Part of a series called A Steward’s Almanac: A Year of Caring for the Land. For more info or to register: landere@bluehillheritagetrust.org          
(Presentations)
 Camden Garden Club Winter Horticulture Series: Bulbs and Tuberous Plants with Jan Limmen. Hosted by the library via Zoom Tuesday, January 26, 9:30 - 10:30. for a link email jpierce@librarycamden.org. The first of a series of online horticulture programs Tuesday mornings at 9:30 am through February. Please be sure to specify if you would like to participate in the entire series or just specific sessions.
(Family Activity)
Jumpstart January: The Science of Extreme Candy, A Tasty Learning Event. Learn the science behind some of the wackiest candies that pop, fizz, heat, cool, and cause you to pucker. Best of all pick up “tasting kits” from the library prior to the program and you can try a variety of crazy candy. Hosted by the Camden Public Library Tuesday, January 26, 6:00 - 7:00 PM. Register and get more details: jpierce@librarycamden.org.
(Young Adult Program)
Young Adult Book Lovers Group. Online discussion group is open to anyone who enjoys YA books. In January we are reading books from the new North Star YA Book Award list. Tuesday, January 26, 4:00 - 5:00 PM. Hosted by the Camden Public Library. For a Zoom link email Miss Amy at alhand@librarycamden.org.
(Spanish Conversation)
Leer y Charlar on ZOOM: The group will chat in Spanish about what they’ve been reading, Bring ideas for future recommendations. Hosted by the Camden Public Library, meets on second and fourth Tuesdays of the month, 1:00 - 3:00. For more info and a link to participate contact Lynn Taylor at leerycharlar@gmail.com.
(Kids' Program)
Chat with Miss Amy on Zoom. Parents and children are invited to catch up with Children’s Librarian Miss Amy in a social chat on Zoom. Hosted by the Camden Public Library Tuesdays, 10:00 -11:00. For a link email alhand@librarycamden.org.  

Wed, January 27th

(Kids' Activities, Story Time)
Chickadee Award Storytime Series: for kids in K-4th grade. Watch stories being read and vote for the award winner. A 10-week series on Wednesdays, through March 10th, 10:30 AM. Hosted by the Blue Hill Public Library, to register: www.bhpl.net or 374-5515.
Camden (Kids' Activities, Story Time)
Outdoor Story Time with Miss Amy. Camden Library re-introduces in-person story times and crafts with masks and social distancing. Please bring a blanket to help your children remain in their spaces. Wednesdays in December, 10:00 - 11:00, in the Amphitheatre. For all ages, weather permitting. Email Miss Amy to register at: alhand@librarycamden.org
Camden (Art Journaling)
Creative Art & Journaling. Meetings on Zoom and project ideas through email. Join this creative group for a different project Wednesdays, 4:00 - 5:00 PM.  Email Amy at alhand@libarycamden.org if you would like to be emailed project ideas and a link to the Zoom Meeting. Presented by the Camden Public Library.
Ellsworth (Art Journaling)
TAKE-OUT ONLY  The Welcome Table Free Community Meal is offered every Wednesday at the First Congregational Church in Ellsworth, 2 Church St, across from the Ellsworth City Hall, 3:00 - 6:00. Meals are available by take-out only. Please call the church by 4 p.m. on Wednesdays, 667-8321, to reserve a free meal. FMI: krowholla@gmail.com.

Thu, January 28th

Ellsworth (Presentation)
New Hope for Women Presentation: Community Prevention Educator Jesse Lucas provides educational resources to assist our community in creating a safer and healthier future. Hosted by the Camden Public Library via Zoom Thursday, January 28, 6:00 - 7:00 PM. For a link email jpierce@librarycamden.org.
Ellsworth (Creative Support)
Songwriter Sessions on Zoom. A supportive group meeting online for songwriting, performance practice, and collaborating. Presented by the Camden Public Library, Thursdays, 6:00 - 8:00.  For a link email Ken Gross at kgross@librarycamden.org.
Ellsworth (Clinic)
Tech Help Hour on Zoom. Do you have a question about a new device you've purchased? Do you need help transferring photos from your camera to your computer? We'll try our best to help you navigate your technology troubles. Hosted by the Camden Public Library via Zoom, Thursdays,1:00 - 2:00. For a link and to make an appointment: librarycamden.org/learn-research/techhelphour .  
Ellsworth (Art Exhibit)
Virtual Art Exhibit: Outside/Inside: Natural Abstractions. Paintings by Cheryl Coffin, on view starting  January 4th. To see and for more info:  www.bhpl.net
Ellsworth (Art Exhibit)
The Maine Center for Coastal Fisheries in Stonington presents "Ask Leroy!" - a mini-video series featuring Captain Leroy Weed answering fishing-related questions with his on-the-water knowledge and humor. Episodes can be viewed any time online at coastalfisheries.org.

Fri, January 29th

Ellsworth (Art Exhibit)
WinterSea Theatre Experiment presents our inaugural production of  THE SWAN. Written by Elizabeth Egloff, directed by Ben Layman,  music direction by Phil Kell.  Live-Streamed Virtual Theatre Performance: Saturdays, January 23 & 30 at 7:30pm. To reserve your virtual seat and learn more: https://www.onthestage.com/show/wintersea-theatre-experiment/the-swan-79743 or email winterseatheatreexperiment@gmail.com
Ellsworth (Art Exhibit, Photography Exhibit)
January Virtual Gallery: “Uncovered” Photographs by Anne Brown. The Camden Public Library kicks off the new year with a virtual art show that honors our universal longing to see faces again. During the month of January, see Uncovered, the online show of portraits by Rockland-based photographer Anne Brown at librarycamden.org/event/anne-brown
Ellsworth (Interactive Program)
Online Chess Club. The chess club holds online matches every Friday. Members may also challenge other members at any time. Hosted by the Camden Public Library Fridays, 4:00 - 6:00. Join the club at https://lichess.org/team/camden-chess-club. For help registering or for more information contact Evan Annis at Camdenchessclub@gmail.com.  
Ellsworth (Class)
Self Care for Clinicians: A two-part program, offered 100% online with instructor Wendy Rapaport, licensed clinical psychologist. [0.4 CEUs/4 contact hours, Certificate of completion.] Friday, January 29, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. ET, and Saturday, January 30, 10:00 a.m.–12:00 noon ET. For more info: um.fhc.pd@maine.edu.  
Belfast (Farmers Market)
Belfast Farmers’ Market at their winter location through April 9, 2021 - Aubuchon Hardware on Route 1/Northport Ave, Belfast, Fridays 9:00 - 1:00. For details including COVID19 protocols and pre-ordering info: www.belfastfarmersmarket.org.

Mon, February 1st

Belfast (Informational Gathering)
Walsh History Center Hour on Zoom. Do you have a question about the history of Camden, your ancestors that may have lived in the area, or the house you live in now? Ken Gross and the Walsh History Center team are happy to try to help find you an answer! Mondays, 1:00 - 2:00 pm. Presented by the Camden Public Library , email kgross@librarycamden.org to request a Zoom link to participate.

Tue, February 2nd

Belfast (Kids' Program)
Chat with Miss Amy on Zoom. Parents and children are invited to catch up with Children’s Librarian Miss Amy in a social chat on Zoom. Hosted by the Camden Public Library Tuesdays, 10:00 -11:00. For a link email alhand@librarycamden.org.  

Wed, February 3rd

Belfast (Kids' Activities, Story Time)
Chickadee Award Storytime Series: for kids in K-4th grade. Watch stories being read and vote for the award winner. A 10-week series on Wednesdays, through March 10th, 10:30 AM. Hosted by the Blue Hill Public Library, to register: www.bhpl.net or 374-5515.
Ellsworth (Kids' Activities, Story Time)
TAKE-OUT ONLY  The Welcome Table Free Community Meal is offered every Wednesday at the First Congregational Church in Ellsworth, 2 Church St, across from the Ellsworth City Hall, 3:00 - 6:00. Meals are available by take-out only. Please call the church by 4 p.m. on Wednesdays, 667-8321, to reserve a free meal. FMI: krowholla@gmail.com.

Thu, February 4th

Ellsworth (Creative Support)
Songwriter Sessions on Zoom. A supportive group meeting online for songwriting, performance practice, and collaborating. Presented by the Camden Public Library, Thursdays, 6:00 - 8:00.  For a link email Ken Gross at kgross@librarycamden.org.
Ellsworth (Clinic)
Tech Help Hour on Zoom. Do you have a question about a new device you've purchased? Do you need help transferring photos from your camera to your computer? We'll try our best to help you navigate your technology troubles. Hosted by the Camden Public Library via Zoom, Thursdays,1:00 - 2:00. For a link and to make an appointment: librarycamden.org/learn-research/techhelphour .  

Fri, February 5th

Ellsworth (Interactive Program)
Online Chess Club. The chess club holds online matches every Friday. Members may also challenge other members at any time. Hosted by the Camden Public Library Fridays, 4:00 - 6:00. Join the club at https://lichess.org/team/camden-chess-club. For help registering or for more information contact Evan Annis at Camdenchessclub@gmail.com.  
Belfast (Farmers Market)
Belfast Farmers’ Market at their winter location through April 9, 2021 - Aubuchon Hardware on Route 1/Northport Ave, Belfast, Fridays 9:00 - 1:00. For details including COVID19 protocols and pre-ordering info: www.belfastfarmersmarket.org.

Mon, February 8th

Belfast (Informational Gathering)
Walsh History Center Hour on Zoom. Do you have a question about the history of Camden, your ancestors that may have lived in the area, or the house you live in now? Ken Gross and the Walsh History Center team are happy to try to help find you an answer! Mondays, 1:00 - 2:00 pm. Presented by the Camden Public Library , email kgross@librarycamden.org to request a Zoom link to participate.

Tue, February 9th

Belfast (Spanish Conversation)
Leer y Charlar on ZOOM: The group will chat in Spanish about what they’ve been reading, Bring ideas for future recommendations. Hosted by the Camden Public Library, meets on second and fourth Tuesdays of the month, 1:00 - 3:00. For more info and a link to participate contact Lynn Taylor at leerycharlar@gmail.com.
Belfast (Kids' Program)
Chat with Miss Amy on Zoom. Parents and children are invited to catch up with Children’s Librarian Miss Amy in a social chat on Zoom. Hosted by the Camden Public Library Tuesdays, 10:00 -11:00. For a link email alhand@librarycamden.org.