Ellsworth Public Library · 20 State Street · Ellsworth, Maine 04605 · (207)-667-6363
Friend's Meeting Schedule:
Our next meeting is cancled due to the Book Sale. Then on Wednesday June 6th we
will hold our meeting at Donna Thorburn's residence in
Lamoine, Potluck dinner at 5PM followed by the meeting.
At the April meeting we voted to schedule future regular
meetings to start at 3PM. We don't hold a July meeting
so the next regular meeting will be Wednesday August 1st
News:: Summertime delights
almost set for Summer 2018
GENERAL: At the
January meeting we approved a Library monetary request for
$6,900 for the coming year, just $400 more than 2017.
Additionally we approved a Library proposed project to
purchase a large screen TV and associated electronics to be
installed in the Riverview room. We are using money
raised a few years ago when we were a partner in the annual
Rotary Auction to pay for the $1500 system.
ongoing BOOK SALES: If you need a book and cannot wait till
the next sale, please check out
our book sale rack next to the circulation desk, a larger
rack means an expanded selection of books are available for
purchase whenever the library is open, books at the low price of
$1.00 or less. Donation of clean books
are being accepted. Please bring books to the Library
during normal operating hours. Thank you for your support.
SPRING BOOK SALE:
We are pleased to announce the sale was a great success and made
$1,061 during this three day sale.
Thank you all who helped make this another great sale.
In the Riverview Room at the
Library, Thursday August 9th, 4PM-7PM, Friday August 10th, 9AM-4PM and
Saturday August 11th, 9AM-1PM, manyAdult
and youth books for sale.
2018 BOOKSALES: We are plannng on
another 3 day book sale which is scheduled for AUG 9-11, more details will
be published in the Friend's Newsletter and on this web-site.
FRIEND'S LOGO TOTES FOR SALE
have a good supply of the Blue totes
and they are still $10, so please purchase one for yourself
and remember they do make wonderful gifts., totes are for sale
at the Circulation desk during normal Library hours, and at
the book sale.
The Friends of the Ellsworth Public Library are community members working on behalf of the library to raise funds and increase community involvement in the library.
Volunteers always have a splendid time at the book sale. Thank
You to all who participated in these events because through
your participation we raise funding for the many programs not
funded by the city. If you can volunteer
but were not called please leave a name and phone number at
the circulation desk or get it touch with Melanie Zador.
The SPRING programming is just starting, the schedule is included
in our newsletter, and on the Librarys website. Please remember
this quality programming is only available and free because
your donations make it happen. In case of inclement
weather Library closures will be posted on their Web-site and