Archive for the Storytimes Category

Happy New Year! Here’s what’s on deck for special events this month — please email or comment to have your event added!:


Weekly Breastfeeding Support, Central Street Farmhouse

Mondays, 10:30-11:30 am, or Tuesdays, 6-7pm (a great time for working and nursing mamas to get some support!)

Science Detectives, Maine Discovery Museum

Tuesdays, 11-1130, ages 3-5

Thursday Nature Time for Children, Fields Pond

10-11am, ages 2-4 $32 members, $38 nonmembers. Registration required.

Sunday Open Gym, Bangor Parks & Rec

Free open gym! 12-2 for grades K-5, and 2:30-4:30 for grades 6-8. Parents must accompany the younger group.

Skating lessons, Bangor Parks & Rec

Sundays, 1:50-2:50, Sawyer Arena. Registration required. $70, residents, $75 NR.


Bangor Public Library

Brewer Public Library

Orono Public Library

Wednesday, January 12

Lowe’s Build and Grow program, Bangor Parks & Rec 647 Main Street

6-8pm, for grades 2-5 Free, registration required.

Parenting Discussion, Central Street Farmhouse

6-7pm, topic: Simplicity parenting, finding our way out of a consumer culture.

Friday, January 14

Maine Discovery Museum Parents’ Night Out, 5:30-9pm

“Drop the kids off for pizza and supervised play. Members $24/child, Non-members $28/child. Ages 4+. Pre-registration required. Siblings half price.”

Babywearing 101, Central Street Farmhouse

6-7pm Touch and try on a variety of carriers for your baby!

Saturday, January 15

Yoga and a Nature Adventure for Families, Fields Pond

1-2pm, $10 per family, registration required.

Gentle Discipline Parenting Class, Central Street Farmhouse

11-1pm, $20

Monday, January 17

Maine Discovery Museum is open from 9:30-5:30!

Saturday, January 22

Creatures Underneath, Fields Pond

1-2:30 pm, fees vary, registration required.

Tuesday, January 25

Sesame Street Live: 1-2-3 Imagine!, Bangor Civic Center

7pm, ticket prices vary.

Wednesday, January 26

Sesame Street Live: 1-2-3 Imagine!, Bangor Civic Center

10:30 am, and 7pm, ticket prices vary.

Saturday, January 29

Discounted lift tickets & lessons at Sugarloaf, via Bangor Parks & Rec

Save $32 on an all day lift ticket, or get a full learn to ski (or snowboard) package for $65. Contact Parks & Rec for more info.

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Bangor Public Library is offering a Spanish language storytime:

“Enjoy singing and stories in Spanish!
For parents and children ages 0 – 6. Alternate Friday afternoons from 4 to 4:30 in the Story Room of the Bangor Public Library.

Dates: 10/19 11/2 11/16 11/30″

FMI: Bangor Public Library 947-8336

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Bangor Public Library has released the calendar for the spring semester. Storytimes start on January 22, and the calendar has been updated to reflect all programs through May 12.

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Old Town Public Library will be holding a bedtime story hour on the following dates:

November 15, 2006

December 20, 2006

January 24, 2007

February 28, 2007


There will be a bedtime story hour at the Old Town Public Library. Children are encouraged to come in their pajamas and be ready to listen to some stories read by community members. This program starts promptly at 6:15 p.m. and after the books are read there will be a bedtime snack for all to share. If you have any questions please call the library at 827-3972.

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Borders Books, Music & Cafe has a storytime on Tuesday mornings at 10 am.


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Preschooler (0-K) storytime at the Glenburn Library is held on Thursdays from 9:15-9:45. The Glenburn Library is located at the Glenburn School, at 991 Hudson Road. Their number is 942-9897.


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Bangor Public Library has released it’s Fall storytime schedule. All storytimes have been added to the Google calendar, and the library has the schedule on its website, linked below.

BPL Storytimes

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Bangor Public Library offers a variety of programs for children (not to mention a top-notch collection!) for babies & up. Mother Goose Time is for babies up to 24 months of age, Wednesdays during the school year, from 9:15-9:35 am. They also have a range of summer programs.

Check out their calendar of story times online!

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