Ellsworth Public Library · 20 State Street · Ellsworth, Maine 04605 · (207)-667-6363
Our next meeting is Wednesday
April 2nd at 3PM in the Library. We will skip the May
meeting due to the Book Sale. The next regular meeting is Wednesday
June 4th at
6PM in the
Oceanview Room at the Thorburn residence along with a pot luck
The Board of Directors wishes all of you
a Happy and Healthy New Year.The January
meeting was well attended, and all required business was
completed.The Library request for funding
was approved, $6430.00 for existing programming and two new
project. Additionally the Friends will fund the
purchase of some new youth sized chairs and tables for use
during activities in the Riverview room and some extra chairs
for the youth room, funding will be from the 2012 Art Sale
funds, cost is about $2000.
Even with a bit of snow on Friday morning the Cabin Fever
February book sale went off as planned and raised $930.
The mini sale on Saturday
Mar. 8th generated about $230 over the 4 hour time span.
The next full booksale is scheduled for Thursday May 1,
Friday May 2 and Saturday May 3. Please volunteer to
help with the sale or come by to purchase books and fund the
Friends. Donations of books in good condition are always
welcome; please just leave them at the Library during normal
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 summer programming was diverse and a lot of fun for all.
Your donations made it happen. For current programming
please check our newsletter and the library web site/Facebook.