BLUE HILL — Marnie Reed Crowell will read from her new book of poetry, “A Sky of Birds,” at the Blue Hill Public Library on Thursday, Aug. 4, at 7 p.m.
Crowell will be joined by photographer Ann Flewelling, who will show photos of the birds in the book. Other local photographers whose work is featured in the book include Leslie Clapp, William McHenry, Bill Townsend, Chip Moseley, Becky Marvil and Mark Bilak.
Sales of the book benefit Downeast Audubon, a chapter of Maine Audubon.
Crowell is a naturalist from Sunset, where she has lived for 40 years.
Books will be available at the event for sale and signing.
For more information, call the library at 374-5515.