Ellsworth Public Library · 20 State Street · Ellsworth, Maine 04605 · (207)-667-6363
Friend's Meeting Schedule:
decorate the Library on Monday November 26, at 5PM.
Decorating work detail is followed with a sharing of light
snacks and socialization, best part is we are done by7PM.
We have elected not to have a December meeting, so we then
meet Wednesday January 2, 2019 at 3PM to discuss the Library
Request for funding and upcoming Friends Events in the New
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 and it and it is now availble as programs
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.
FALL BOOK SALE:
We are pleased to announce the sale was a great success and made
$310. during this one day sale.
Thank you all who helped make this another great sale.
Main Floor at the
Library, right now we are planning the next sale for Saturday
March 9, 2019, 9AM till 1PM, good books in selected subject areas and youth books.
2019 BOOKSALES: We are plannng FOUR
book sales in 2019, the above mentioned one day sale on March
9th, two full 3 day sales May 2-4, and then August 8-10 and a
single day sale on November2nd. We may add addional sales
if the book supply is strong. More details will be
published in the Friend's Newsletter and on this web-site as we
get near the sales.
FRIEND'S LOGO TOTES FOR SALE
The new supply of GREEN book totes
on order have arrived, please check them out, and if you like
them 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 sales.
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.
TheFall/Winter 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