Story Time Break!

Taking a break be back soon sign

The South Berwick Library’s Children’s Department will be on a short Story Time Break from April 15 through April 25. We’ll be using this time to plan the next session of story time and work on the summer programming! Danielle will also be attending the Maine Early Literacy Conference, Reading Round Up, and picking up …

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Annual Book Sale

Book Sale picture

  May 2-4, 2019 during Library hours May 7-11, 2019: Buck-a-Bag The Friends’ Annual Book Sale has provided substantial funds for the Library for years!  Bring your gently used books to the Library anytime during open hours. No textbooks or encyclopedias, please. We seek volunteers to set-up, take donations, and clean-up. FMI: Jenifer Austin 384-6202  

Idea Squad

Calling all library super-users aged 10 and up! The library will be starting an advisory board just for you to share what you’d like from the library! Come have snacks and discuss what we can do to improve the library! Joining the Idea Squad is a great way to earn some community service hours, and …

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3rd Annual Poetry Night

Poetry Night poster

        Celebrate National Poetry Month!            Tuesday April 16th at 7:00 pm

Book Discussion Group

Cover of The Bad Ass Librarians of Timbuktu

                             Wednesday     May 1,  2019     7:00 pm The Bad Ass Librarians of Timbuktu and their race to save  the world’s most precious manuscripts by Joshua Hammer “This is, simply, a fantastic story, one that has been beautifully told by Josh …

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How to Avoid Scams & Frauds

Scam alert photo

Wednesday  May 9th at  2:30  pm Cindy Johnson from People’s United Bank will speak about common scams and frauds and give tips on how to avoid becoming a victim.  Bank staff routinely see people who are scammed out of large amounts of money by clever criminals.  Scams happen through the mail, by phone and via the …

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Our Yearbooks are Online!

A picture of a 1994 Marshwood High School yearbook

We are so pleased to have completed the project of digitizing most of the South Berwick and Eliot high school yearbooks so they can be viewed online.  The project started in the spring of 2017 with the cooperation of  Marshwood High School librarian C. J. Mauger,  yearbook advisor Katie Gilpatrick, and William Fogg Memorial Library …

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