Groups, events, and special occasions happening at Gibbs!

D&D Group (mostly teens & juniors): Every Monday, 4-6pm, maximum six participants.

Children’s Storytime: Every Tuesday 10-11am

Art Exhibit / Featured Artist: March through April 2024, Gibbs is pleased to feature Wanderings, original photography by Rachel Oakes.

Music Together® returns to Gibbs Library! One Saturday a month from February through July, Music Together–a FREE family music & movement class–will be held in the Bryant Room at 10am.

(February 10th, March 9th, April 13th, May 11th, June 15th, & July 13th.)

Fiber Arts Community Thursdays: Fiber Arts returns to Gibbs! The group will meet the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month. All meetings will take place in the Bryant Room from 10am-12pm. Curious? Beginners welcome! This is meant as a gathering for those interested in fiber arts. Share what you’re working on, what you want to work on, and all the connecting threads of good community & good conversation (or gentle quiet while you work on your projects). Access to hot water for tea or other warm beverages available.

Chickadee Reading Program: Participants will read two books each day, have a snack, and do an activity related to one of the books. On the final day, students vote on their favorite book. Grades K-1st meet Tuesdays, 3-4pm, on 2/6, 2/13, 2/27, 3/12, & 3/19. Grades 2nd-3rd meet Mondays, 3-4pm, on 2/5, 2/12, 2/26, 3/4, & 3/11. There are no meetings on 2/19, 2/20, or 3/05. Participants must pre-register.

Gibbs Writing Group: Join local writers as they discuss their work, create new work through generative activity, and share a safe and encouraging environment for creative writing. All genres (fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction–memoir/essay) welcome. Begins February 15th, 10-11:30am, and then every first and third Thursday monthly.

Gibbs Junior Book Group – A Maine Student Book Award (MSBA) Reading Group: 4th through 6th graders will participate in fun activities based on the books they read! The group meets on two Wednesdays: February 28th & March 27th, from 3:15-4:15, in the Bryant Room at Gibbs Library. Homeschoolers welcome! Contact Delphine for more information: (207) 701-1304.

Art Class at Gibbs! Saturday, March 30th, 10:30-1:30 – Artist Karen Jelenfy returns to offer another Abstract Landscape Painting Class. Newcomers and previous class attendees welcome! Karen will introduce new techniques, as well as offer instruction for the beginning artist. All materials, including snacks, provided (but be sure to bring a bag lunch). This class is free, but you do need to register by emailing Delphine at Meets in the Bryant Room.