Ellsworth Public Library · 20 State Street · Ellsworth, Maine 04605 · (207)-667-6363
Friend's Meeting Schedule:
The next meeting
will be Wednesday October 4, 2017 at 6PM in the
Riverview Room. This will be the Annual Meeting
, we will socialize, enjoy a Dessert Potluck, there will
be a video presentation by the youth department on summertime
activities and then short business meeting. All Friends
The next meeting will be November 1st at 3PM in the Riverview
Room. No meeting in December! Is meeting of the
New Year is Wednesday January 3rd at 3PM, where we will review
the Library's Funding Request for 2018.
FUNDRAISER: QUILT RAFFLE.
The 88 X 75 quilt donated by Hancock County Quilters to benefit the
Ellsworth Public Library was won byWinnie Coleman of
Ellsworth. To raise funds we raffled off
the quilt with a net profit of $681. Funds will be used
for Youth and Adult Programing throughout the year.
Thank you to all who bought tickets and to the Library Staff
who sold the majority of the tickets at the circulation desk.
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. Donations of books in good condition are always
welcome; please just leave them at the Library during normal
BOOK SALE: We are pleased to announce the sale was a
great success and made $1235 over the three day sale.
Thank you all who helped make this another great sale.
BOOKSALE: Saturday October 28, on the Main
Floor, 9AM-1PM. Many nicer books suitable for gift
givinhg, Holiday themed books, selected fiction and non-fiction
and youth books for sale.
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 Fall programming is on-going, 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