Hall Events

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  • Wed. Oct. 16th: Maine Skeins Crafters

    Wednesday, October 16th Mechanics’ Hall, 519 Congress St. 12-1 PM in the Library   EVENT DETAILS Come work on your latest craft project in our historic library! Bring your lunch and chat with other makers. Snacks and tea are provided. Craft Club meets every third......

  • Wed. Oct 30th: Makers at the Hall w/ Patricia Daunis-Dunning

    Wednesday, October 30th Mechanics’ Hall, 519 Congress St. 7:00-8:00 PM in the Library   EVENT DETAILS Patricia Daunis-Dunning is an award winning jeweler based in Portland, Maine who believes that jewelry is an art form that should be in harmony with the wearer. Patty is......

  • Fri. Nov. 1st: Capitol Craft Exhibit Opening

    Friday, November 1st Mechanics’ Hall, 519 Congress St. 5-8 PM in the Chalkboard Gallery   EVENT DETAILS CAPITOL CRAFT: The artisans and tradespeople who built and restored the U.S. Capitol Dome. Join us for First Friday Art Walk and the opening of a special exhibit......

  • Fri. Nov. 8th: The 2019 Sparrow Lecture

    Friday, November 8th Mechanics’ Hall, 519 Congress St. GET TICKETS HERE ​Image source: Architect of the Capitol​   EVENT DETAILS Sponsor & Patron Reception: Mechanics’ Hall Library, 6:00pm. Sparrow Lecture: Mechanics’ Hall Ballroom, 7:00pm (doors open at 6:45pm). The 2019 Sparrow Lecture: The Restoration of......

  • Fri. Nov. 1st: Library Reading Series

    Friday, November 1st Mechanics’ Hall, 519 Congress St. 7-8 PM in the Library   EVENT DETAILS Join us for another exciting partnership event with Print: A Bookstore. We invite Patricia O’Donnell, author of The Vigilance of Stars, together with Hannah Calkin, author of Pomegranate Odyssey......

  • Wed. Nov. 20th: Maine Skeins Crafters

    Wednesday, November 20th Mechanics’ Hall, 519 Congress St. 12-1 PM in the Library   EVENT DETAILS Come work on your latest craft project in our historic library! Bring your lunch and chat with other makers. Snacks and tea are provided. Craft Club meets every third......

  • Wed. Nov. 27th: Makers at the Hall w/ David Masury

    Wednesday, November 27th Mechanics’ Hall, 519 Congress St. 7:00-8:00 PM in the Library   EVENT DETAILS As a furniture designer and maker, David has always enjoyed the challenges of creating new designs, but while Masury has built many types of furniture, he always comes back......

Recent Events

  • Tue. Oct. 8th: Game night!

    Tuesday, October 8th Mechanics’ Hall, 519 Congress St. 6-8 PM in the Library   EVENT DETAILS Mechanics’ Hall is starting a game night in our historic library and we would love for you to join us! Whether you are a regular game player or want......

  • Fri. Oct 4th: Open Mic Poetry

    Friday, October 4th Mechanics’ Hall, 519 Congress St. 7-8 PM in the Library   EVENT DETAILS Join us for our fourth partnership event with Print: A Bookstore: Open Mic Poetry Night! Print: A Bookstore and Mechanics’ Hall Library present their first open mic poetry night. Interested......

  • Tue. Oct. 1st: First Tuesday Book Club

    Tuesday, October 1st Mechanics’ Hall, 519 Congress St. 12-1 PM in the Library   EVENT DETAILS Join us for a discussion of Northland by Porter Fox – A 4,000-Mile Journey Along America’s Forgotten Border. Bring your own lunch, but tea and sweets will be served. ......