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We apologize for the inconvenience to access and parking that will occur during construction of the new housing between Central School and the Library.  There will  be various disruptions happening in the parking lot property but the Library will be open regular hours during most of the construction.


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Kate Braestrup Chaplain of the Maine Warden Service

March 25 at 7:00 pm  Wednesday Kate Braestrup  Chaplain of the  Maine Warden Service and Nationally Known Maine Author Kate Braestrup serves as chaplain to the Maine (Game) Warden Service. She is the author of a novel, Onion, and several bestselling memoirs. She has written for O, the Oprah Magazine, the New York Times, More Magazine and …

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Gary Sredzienski Internationally Celebrated Accordianist

         March 11   7:00 pm Wednesday The Sredder is Coming! Gary Sredzienski, an internationally known musician will present a program of accordion music and autobiographical and historical storytelling.  Sredzienski is an exceptionally versatile accordion player whose repertoire encompasses music from a wide range of world traditions and American music of the 1920s to …

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Soul Mother’s Wisdom ~ Local Author Bette Freedson Talks About Single Parenting

Wednesday April 8 7:00 pm   Sometimes you just don’t see life coming. That’s how it was for Bette Freedson when she found herself in her late 20s and a single mother, with no clue of how to proceed. When Freedson looked for direction, she could find little to guide her – no books, no …

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Organic Gardening Classes in April (While We Wait for the Snow to Melt!)

A comprehensive organic gardening course presented in three parts by teacher and commercial vegetable grower Vincent Cirasole is being held on Saturdays April 4, 11, and 18 from  10:00-12:00 am.  Practical tips on creating new garden; soil preparation, seed starting; planting techniques; container gardening; and maintenance will be included as well as plant/soil interaction; succession …

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