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1st Annual National Indie Bookstore Day

Join us for a Grand Celebration of the first National Indie Bookstore Day!!! We will have activities, sales, give-aways, music and events all day. 

  • 10 am Children's Story Hour
  • Artist Demonstration by Judie Freer
  • 4 pm Poetry Reading by Maine's Poet Laureate, Wesley McNair

Wesley McNair has been called by poet Philip Levine "one of the great storytellers of contemporary poetry." He has won grants from the Rockefeller, Fulbright and Guggenheim foundations and two NEA grants in creative writing. He has twice been invited to read his poetry by the Library of Congress. In 2006 he was selected for a United States Artists Fellowship as one of “America’s finest living artists.” He is the Poet Laureate of Maine.


Earlier Event: April 25
Children's Story Hour
Later Event: May 21
An Evening With Lily King