Virtual Programs and Services

Programs

Our virtual programming includes:

Here is a calendar of our virtual library programs. You can also check our Facebook page for the latest event updates.

We will be using Zoom to host our virtual programs. View instructions and videos on how to set up and use Zoom.

Zoom information for all programs; to join, click on this link at the start of the program. To join over the phone, dial 312-626-6799. The meeting ID is: 86902700774#. This information will be included in the Facebook event for each program or you can always find it here.

If you have an idea for a virtual program or service, or with questions about how to access virtual programs and services, contact Diana Furukawa at diana@millinocketmemoriallibrary.org or at the library’s temporary phone number, (314) 635-0360. 

Past Virtual Programs

6/2/2020: The Katahdin Woods & Waters Scenic Byway with Larry Johannesman
5/27/2020: Logging History of the Lower Wassataquoik Valley with Eric Hendrickson

Virtual Services & Resources

COMMUNITY RESOURCES & AID

Check out Mobilize Katahdin’s Community Resource Page for COVID-19-related resources, such as guides to federal aid, places to access free high-speed Wifi, instructions on safe deliveries, and medical hotlines.

You can also request assistance with food, gas, heating oil, deliveries, co-pays, and more. Learn more at www.mobilizekatahdin.org or call (207) 370-1581.

FREE EBOOKS & AUDIOBOOKS

Library volunteer Carolyn Filauro used Cloud Library to read “The Glass Castle” by Jeanette Walls.

FREE MOVIES

Library director Matt DeLaney used Crackle to watch “The Conversation” (1974).

The following sites offer access to thousands of free movies and shows online– no library card needed!


FUN THINGS TO DO FROM HOME

Free courses

Many universities like Duke, Stanford, and the University of Michigan are offering free online courses on a wide variety of topics during the COVID-19 pandemic. The following links will show you some of the many options out there:


Outdoor activities

Birding is a great way to get outside while social distancing. It can be fun to track what you find on websites like eBird or iNaturalist.

Games

There are lots of innovative games you can play online with friends or by yourself. Try out an online jigsaw puzzle via Jigsaw Explorer.