What’s New at Ogunquit Library?

New Books

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23 1/2 lies : thrillers
The Soviet sisters : a novel of the Cold War
Disease : the extraordinary stories behind history
Yellowface : a novel
Only the dead : a thriller
Promise : a novel
The housekeepers : a novel
Golden : the power of silence in a world of noise
Tom Clancy weapons grade
Clive Cussler condor
The woman in the castello
The river we remember : a novel
How can I help you
The fraud
The Eden Test
Blessing of the lost girls
A house with good bones
The stolen coast
The last devil to die
Codename charming
Payback in death
Mother-daughter murder night : a novel
The guest room
Humanly possible : seven hundred years of humanist freethinking, inquiry, and hope
If it sounds like a quack ... : a journey to the fringes of American medicine
Democracy awakening : notes on the state of America
Chita : a memoir
The stranger
Fahrenheit 451
20,000 leagues under the sea.
Sons and lovers
Things fall apart
City of bones
Beautiful creatures
Ruined : a novel
Thirst : No. 1
Thirst : No. 2
City of glass
Beautiful darkness
Thirst. No. 3 The eternal dawn
Beautiful chaos
Beautiful redemption
City of ashes
City of fallen angels
Except when they don
Beatrix Potter : the complete tales
Little Critter
I Love You, Grandma
Chicken Butt
Little Critter : just a storybook collection

Check out our new Health Equity Collection

We have recently been awarded a grant from Network National of Library of Medicine Region 7 to supplement our collection with books that amplify diverse voices writing on health/medical topics and that promote health literacy. Come in and check out our new Health Equity Collection.

The undervalued self : restore your love/power balance, transform the inner voice that holds you back, and find your true self-worth
Fish in a tree
Better balance for life : banish the fear of falling with simple activities added to your everyday routine
Outlive : the science & art of longevity
Saving time : discovering a life beyond the clock
The wisdom of Morrie : living and aging creatively and joyfully
Brave every day
A Blue Kind of Day
Observer : a novel
The little old lady who broke all the rules : a novel
Sick Kids in Love
The first thing about you
Next level : your guide to kicking ass, feeling great, and crushing goals through menopause and beyond
An appetite for miracles
Everything, everything
The Highly Sensitive Person : How to Thrive When the World Overwhelms You
When caregiving calls : guidance as you care for a parent, spouse, or aging relative
Real self-care : a transformative program for redefining wellness (crystals, cleanses, and bubble baths not included)
The comfort book
Rough sleepers
My body! what I say goes! : a book to empower and teach children and their families about personal body safety, feelings, safe and unsafe touch, private parts, secrets and surprises, consent, and respectful relationships
Creating moments of joy along the Alzheimer
Private parts are private
The great age reboot : cracking the longevity code for a younger tomorrow
The prepper
Deaf utopia : a memoir-- and a love letter to a way of life
The real work : on the mystery of mastery
Travelers to unimaginable lands: stories of dementia, the caregiver, and the human brain
Sunshine : how one camp taught me about life, death, and hope
The Gallaudet children
Limitless : upgrade your brain, learn anything faster, and unlock your exceptional life
Falling is not an option : a way to lifelong balance
5-minute core exercises for seniors : daily routines to build balance and boost confidence
Read this to get smarter : about race, class, gender, disability & more
The Swedish art of aging exuberantly : life wisdom from someone who will (probably) die before you
Mayo Clinic on prostate health
Mayo Clinic A to Z health guide
Human body theater : [a nonfiction revue]
Swedish death cleaning workbook :  the 30 days challenge to organize and simplify your life, declutter your home and keep it clean with 10 minutes daily routines
Around the world
Good enough
You are enough
The sea of monsters
The Titan
The Last Olympian
The battle of the Labyrinth
The night guest
The sound of all things
Roll with it
Preventing lyme & other tick-borne diseases
At least you have your health
Growing old : notes on aging with something like grace
Wiggles, stomps, and squeezes calm my jitters down
Make the pool your gym : no-impact water workouts for getting fit, building strength, and rehabbing from injury
Eat, and love yourself
Dont Look Now
American Sign Lanuage for Beginners
Relax into Yoga for Seniors

New art books continue to arrive from the Cynthia Reid Armbruster and Howard Joseph Reid memorial gift. Click here to see the press release and our new art books.

Ogunquit Museum of American Art Passes

We have 4 daily passes to the museum, https://ogunquitmuseum.org/. The passes must be picked up the morning you plan to go; first come, first served. You do not need to be a patron of the library to take advantage of our museum passes.

For more information call the library at 207-646-9024 or email info@ogunquitlibrary.com.

Upcoming Events…

Thank you

to all our Story Hour guests for the 2023 summer season.

Ogunquit Surfing Meeting

Wednesday, September 27th

at 2:30pm

This monthly meeting explores and remembers the history of surfing in Ogunquit.

Ogunquit Garden Club

Friday, October 13th at 3pm

Interested in joining a gardening club in Ogunquit? Come see what is planned for the rest of the season and be a part of future planning.

October Book Club

Tuesday, October 17th at 10:30am

We will be discussing The Tobacco Wives by Adele Myers. We have extra copies here for borrowing.

There will be a Zoom option for this meeting.

Book Arts Group

Saturdays from 9:30-11:30am

beginning October 7th

After taking the summer off this established group is back and will meet weekly at the library. They welcome interested newbies to come learn about the art of bookbinding.

York County Elder Abuse Task Force

Thursday, September 28th

from 9:30-11:30am

Join us as members of the York County Elder Abuse Task Force host a roadshow-style resource & educational session focusing on social isolation, aging vulnerability awareness, mental health, nutritional health, scams, and caregiving.

Various professionals will also share their knowledge and advice on how to get our communities back from the implications of the pandemic. Attendees will be gifted a bag full of resources; including ways to stay connected after the roadshow, how to stay healthy both physically and mentally, and shelf-stable items to keep at home.

This is made possible through support from Southern Maine Agency on Aging and the American Rescue Plan Act One-time Subcontracting Opportunity for Community Partners.

Ogunquit Historic Group

Wednesday, October TBD

at 2:30pm

This gathering meets monthly to document the formal and informal history of Ogunquit. Bring your knowledge and memories and join the discussion.

Gabby Gathering – Talk on the Rocks

Thursday, October 19th at 2:30pm

Our resident registered professional geologist, Jason Jutras, will present on “The Great Dying”, the Permian – Triassic Extinction Event. Come learn about the world’s largest known extinction event 251.9 million years ago that gave rise to the dinosaurs.

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