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MARVEL!, an online resource of magazines, newspapers and reference books accessible from any internet-connected computer.

This database offers 30 million business & executive profiles, 220 million residents, 2.3 million job opportunities, Interview Tips, Résumé Templates, healthcare professionals, new businesses, genealogy, background and criminal searches. Use your Graves Library Card to access this resource today!

 

 

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Thousands of E-Books and Audiobooks available for you and your device with your Graves Library Card.

 

 

 

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Story Time Fridays 10:00 a.m. Play-and-Read Tuesdays 10:00 a.m. No Sign-Ups Required. Just Show Up!

MAY HAPPENINGS - FOR THE KIDS

 

 

 

To Renew an Item; Request a Hold or Inter-Library Loan; or Ask us a Question, hover over the "RENEW A BOOK" box (above) until you see the white glove. Click once with your mouse and you will be linked to our e-mail account at the front desk. If there is a problem, please e-mail our Library Director at ml@graves.lib.me.us

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(1) Amazon; (2) MARVEL!; (3) Maine InfoNet; (4) Google; (5) Maine Learning Express.

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Visit Our Book Sale. Over 5,000 Titles Available During Library Hours All Year.

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Evening Book Group

Come to our next meeting on April 30th at 6:00. We will be discussing Euphoria by Lily King. Copies of print and audio versions are available upon request.

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Writer in Residence

Inspired in part by Virginia Woolf’s famous maxim that a writer must have a room of one’s own if they are to write, the MWPA and Graves Library have created the Graves Library Writer-in-Residence program. FMI, please visit the MWPA Website at: www.mainewriters.org

 

 

LAW DAY - MAY 1, 2015

On Law Day, May 1, 2015, Maine lawyers will be present at pre-arranged times at Maine public libraries throughout the state to speak with members of the public about issues of access to courts and justice in the 21st Century. The lawyers will also provide general guidance and information on referral to legal resources to individual attendees.

Please join us here at Graves Library from 12:00 to 2:00 pm as we welcome Christian Barner, a partner at Bergen & Parkinson, LLC, to help us with questions and concerns.

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AN EVENING WITH DOUGLAS BRINKLEY PRESIDENTIAL HISTORIAN, AUTHOR/BIOGRAPHER

Tickets ($40 per person) will be available for sale mid-May for "An Evening With Douglas Brinkley." A regular commentator for CBS News, Spokesperson on Conservation Issues, and Professor of History at Rice University, Douglas Brinkley will be at the Kennebunk River Club Casino on Thursday, June 25th from 5:30-8:00 p.m. All proceeds benefit Graves Library.

In conjunction with this event, and in particular, Brinkley's book : The Wilderness Warrior : Theodore Roosevelt and the Crusade for America, the Library will be selling raffle tickets for a remarkable set of bookends designed and sculpted by Gail Blalock. Tickets for the raffle may be purchased at the Library mid-May at $20.00 each (or five for $100.00). The drawing will take place at the event on June 25th. You do not need to be present to win!

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*MARK YOU CALENDAR AND THINK "FLORAL" GRAVES LIBRARY BI-ENNIAL FLOWER/ART SHOW SUNDAY, AUGUST 9TH, 5:00 TO 7:00 P.M.

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CLICK HERE FOR DETAILED INFORMATION ABOUT KENNEBUNKPORT HISTORY BOOKS (VOLUMES 1 AND 2) AND BOXED SET

(1) MAIL a Check to P.O. Box 391, Kennebunkport, Maine 04046; $65.00 PER SET + $10.00 FOR SHIPPING = $75.00; RETAIL PRICE FOR EACH VOLUME IS $39.95. WE ARE ALSO OFFERING A HANDSOME SLIPCOVER FOR $10.00.

(2) STOP at the Library at 18 Maine Street, Kennebunkport; or

(3) CLICK HERE for SECURE CREDIT CARD PURCHASE USING OUR PAYPAL ACCOUNT. PLEASE SPECIFY YOUR PURCHASE IN THE "NOTES" SECTION OF THE TRANSACTION.

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PASCO LECTURE SERIES - 2015

Graves Annual Poetry Bash : Read, Share.....Listen Sunday, April 26 at 2:00 p.m. (Read More)

Joe Devenney : Photographing the Maine Coast Sunday, May 17 at 2:00 p.m. (Read More)

Elizabeth Peavey : Seniors to Seniors with KHS Students Sunday, June 7 at 2:00 p.m. (Read More)

Laura Munson : This is Not the Story You...it Is...A Memoir Sunday, July 19 at 2:00 p.m. (Read More)

Sponsored by : Kennebunk Savings Bank and The Stephen and Tabitha King Foundation (and the Graves Library Snack Team)