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Monday through Friday
10:00 am to 6:00 pm

Saturday
9:30 am to Noon

18 Maine Street
PO Box 391
Kennebunkport, ME 04046

 (207) 967-2778

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Kids & Teens


Jul
1
Fri
HOLIDAY CLOSINGS – July 1 – 4
Jul 1 – Jul 4 all-day

The Library will be closed for Independence Day weekend.  Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, July 5th.  To request or renew books, please send us an email at graveslib@graves.lib.me.us   or ml@graves.lib.me.us

Have a safe, happy Fourth of July!

Storytime
Jul 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Jul
6
Wed
Coast Encounter of a Maine Tide @ Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library
Jul 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Coast Encounter of a Maine Tide is for school age children.  A hands on discovery of live marine animals and sea plants such as crabs, urchins, snails, sea stars and more!  All ages are welcome to come and explore the sea of Maine.

Jul
7
Thu
Dino Play @ Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library
Jul 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Come join us for dinosaur songs, stories, scavenger hunt, and a craft.  All ages are welcome.

Jul
8
Fri
Storytime
Jul 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Upcoming Events


Jun
30
Thu
ANNUAL FUNDRAISER – MARK K. UPDEGROVE @ Kennebunk River Club Casino
Jun 30 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

American author, Presidential Historian Mark K. Updegrove will speak at a special fundraising event for Kennebunkport’s Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library on June 30th at the Kennebunk River Club Casino.  A book signing and reception begins at 5:30 with catering provided by Kitchen Chicks and Downeast Wine Imports.  Mr. Updegrove’s remarks will begin at 6:15 pm and focus on American Presidents.  All proceeds benefit the Library.  Tickets are on sale now at the Graves Library – $40 per person.  Seating for the event is limited.

In addition, the Fourth Annual Joyce Butler Student Historian Award will be honored with a presentation of a medal to the fourth grader from Consolidated School who entered the Kennebunkport History essay contest earlier this year.  Ms. Butler will be there to present the award.

An Evening with Mark K. Updegrove has been made possible through the generous sponsorship of (The Kennebunk River Club, Kennebunk Savings Bank, Cassandra Langdon and Jody Covert, Kennebunk Beach Realty, Joseph Kenneally, DMD, Bergen & Parkinson, LLC, Spinaker Trust, Kitchen Chicks Catering, Downeast Wine Imports, The Village Paperie, and Neighborhood Health & Herbs.)

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Jul
1
Fri
HOLIDAY CLOSINGS – July 1 – 4
Jul 1 – Jul 4 all-day

The Library will be closed for Independence Day weekend.  Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, July 5th.  To request or renew books, please send us an email at graveslib@graves.lib.me.us   or ml@graves.lib.me.us

Have a safe, happy Fourth of July!

Jul
6
Wed
Coast Encounter of a Maine Tide @ Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library
Jul 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Coast Encounter of a Maine Tide is for school age children.  A hands on discovery of live marine animals and sea plants such as crabs, urchins, snails, sea stars and more!  All ages are welcome to come and explore the sea of Maine.

Jul
7
Thu
Dino Play @ Louis T. Graves Memorial Public Library
Jul 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Come join us for dinosaur songs, stories, scavenger hunt, and a craft.  All ages are welcome.

Jul
10
Sun
TEA AND CONVERSATION WITH MAINE AUTHOR COLIN WOODARD @ Kennebunk River Club Casino
Jul 10 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

lob coast colinSunday, July 10 at 4:00 pm.  National Prize-Winning Author, Colin Woodard will speak at a special event held at the Kennebunk River Club Casino on Ocean Avenue, Kennebunkport.  The River Club and Graves Library will welcome Mr. Woodard as part of the Tea and Conversation Series held at the River Club every summer.  Tickets are on sale at the Graves Library  for $20. Books will be available for sale and signing.  Light refreshments will be provided. For more information, please call the Library at 967-2778.