Events

Ukuleles at the Library

If you play the Ukulele, are learning, or are just curious, join the Ukulele Group on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month at the Waterville Public Library from 5:30-7pm.

The  group is informal, participants learn from each other and enjoy strumming and singing all kinds of music.

Coaching is available and there are instruments to try if you don’t have your own.

The group uses “The Daily Uke, 365 Songs for Better Living” by Liz and Jim Beloff, but continue to glean songs from other sources. The Library has copies has of both Liz and Jim’s books to check out.

The book is also available for sale locally at Downhome Music in Fairfield  http://downhomemusicshop.com/db/index.php
Or, through the authors’ website http://www.dailyukulele.com/

These online resources are useful for beginners:

 

These events are free, and open to the public. For more information, please call (207) 872-5433, or email librarian@watervillelibrary.org

Ukuleles at the Library

If you play the Ukulele, are learning, or are just curious, join the Ukulele Group on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month at the Waterville Public Library from 5:30-7pm.

The  group is informal, participants learn from each other and enjoy strumming and singing all kinds of music.

Coaching is available and there are instruments to try if you don’t have your own.

The group uses “The Daily Uke, 365 Songs for Better Living” by Liz and Jim Beloff, but continue to glean songs from other sources. The Library has copies has of both Liz and Jim’s books to check out.

The book is also available for sale locally at Downhome Music in Fairfield  http://downhomemusicshop.com/db/index.php
Or, through the authors’ website http://www.dailyukulele.com/

These online resources are useful for beginners:

 

These events are free, and open to the public. For more information, please call (207) 872-5433, or email librarian@watervillelibrary.org

VARIETY!

VARIETY! is a new, signature fundraising event for Waterville Creates! and sure to be the hottest ticket in town. Join us in supporting the arts in Waterville as we present VARIETY! on Saturday, October 19 at the historic Waterville Opera House. Amazing and original performances have been curated especially for this community event — including our headlining act Star the Dancing Horse with Intuitive Horseman, Kevin Crane and a special performance from Disney’s Newsies the Musical. Additional performances will include music, dance, poetry, film, and more!

Proceeds will directly support the programming of Waterville Creates!, the Maine Film Center, the Waterville Opera House, and Common Street Arts.

For tickets call 207.873.7000 or click here

Tickets are on sale to members on Monday, July 15

Available to public on Monday, July 22.

Ukuleles at the Library

If you play the Ukulele, are learning, or are just curious, join the Ukulele Group on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month at the Waterville Public Library from 5:30-7pm.

The  group is informal, participants learn from each other and enjoy strumming and singing all kinds of music.

Coaching is available and there are instruments to try if you don’t have your own.

The group uses “The Daily Uke, 365 Songs for Better Living” by Liz and Jim Beloff, but continue to glean songs from other sources. The Library has copies has of both Liz and Jim’s books to check out.

The book is also available for sale locally at Downhome Music in Fairfield  http://downhomemusicshop.com/db/index.php
Or, through the authors’ website http://www.dailyukulele.com/

These online resources are useful for beginners:

 

These events are free, and open to the public. For more information, please call (207) 872-5433, or email librarian@watervillelibrary.org

Satur-Play! in September @ Waterville Public Library!

A Saturday afternoon children’s program! We’ll be playing games, making things, telling stories, and meeting new people (and maybe furry visitors, too)! Come on down to the Waterville Public Library from and join us for the fun!

September 7: Back-to-School Coloring Fun
September 14: Pipe Cleaner Dragons
September 21: Not Boring Board Games
September 28: LEGOs

FMI: Call 207-872-5433 or email ldavis@watervillelibrary.org

Ukuleles at the Library

If you play the Ukulele, are learning, or are just curious, join the Ukulele Group on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month at the Waterville Public Library from 5:30-7pm.

The  group is informal, participants learn from each other and enjoy strumming and singing all kinds of music.

Coaching is available and there are instruments to try if you don’t have your own.

The group uses “The Daily Uke, 365 Songs for Better Living” by Liz and Jim Beloff, but continue to glean songs from other sources. The Library has copies has of both Liz and Jim’s books to check out.

The book is also available for sale locally at Downhome Music in Fairfield  http://downhomemusicshop.com/db/index.php
Or, through the authors’ website http://www.dailyukulele.com/

These online resources are useful for beginners:

 

These events are free, and open to the public. For more information, please call (207) 872-5433, or email librarian@watervillelibrary.org

September Crafternoons at the Waterville Public Library!

Looking for a way to brighten up your child’s day? Bring them on down to the Waterville Public Library for Crafternoons! Drop in anytime between 2:30 and 4PM every Tuesday to participate in a fun craft. We do something different every week!

September 3:  Button Bracelets
September 10: Sunflowers
September 17: Llama!
September 24: Toilet Paper Roll Owls

Children under 7 must be accompanied by a grown-up helper.

FMI: Call (207) 680-2604 or email ldavis@watervillelibrary.org

Satur-Play! in September @ Waterville Public Library!

A Saturday afternoon children’s program! We’ll be playing games, making things, telling stories, and meeting new people (and maybe furry visitors, too)! Come on down to the Waterville Public Library from and join us for the fun!

September 7: Back-to-School Coloring Fun
September 14: Pipe Cleaner Dragons
September 21: Not Boring Board Games
September 28: LEGOs

FMI: Call 207-872-5433 or email ldavis@watervillelibrary.org

September Crafternoons at the Waterville Public Library!

Looking for a way to brighten up your child’s day? Bring them on down to the Waterville Public Library for Crafternoons! Drop in anytime between 2:30 and 4PM every Tuesday to participate in a fun craft. We do something different every week!

September 3:  Button Bracelets
September 10: Sunflowers
September 17: Llama!
September 24: Toilet Paper Roll Owls

Children under 7 must be accompanied by a grown-up helper.

FMI: Call (207) 680-2604 or email ldavis@watervillelibrary.org

Cirque du Geek 2019: Myths & Legends!

Join us for CIRQUE du GEEK 2019!

Friday, September 13th through Sunday, September 15th, 2019

Event times: Friday 4pm-12am

Saturday 10am-12am, and Sunday 10am-5pm

 You’re invited to join us for Cirque du Geek’s seventh year! Our 2019 theme is “Myths & Legends“! From Disney’s “Sword in the Stone” and the “Percy Jackson and the Olympians” franchise, to “Clash of the Titans” and every “FATE” series, media is overflowing with retellings and fresh interpretations of the gods, monsters, and heroes of lore.

Including events based around anime, manga, movies, art, cosplay, and more, Cirque du Geek is a celebration of everything that excites us about being a geek! It is a FREE, 3-day convention that takes place at the Waterville Public Library and in participating Waterville businesses every September. Cirque du Geek is partially sponsored by a grant from Waterville Creates!

Schedule of events: https://www.facebook.com/pg/CirqueDuGeekCon/photos/?tab=album&album_id=2335415129828408

All events in the Library are free, and open to all ages unless otherwise marked.

Attendees under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult after 8pm.

Cirque du Geek and the Waterville Public Library are not responsible for unaccompanied minors

 

For more information, please call (207) 872-5433, email at cirquedugeekcon@gmail.com , or find us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/CirqueDuGeekCon  !

Cirque du Geek Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/381724902461659/