Your Library Card Just Got Better!

Starting this week, library patrons from South Berwick Public Library will have more options for accessing library materials outside of their home library thanks to a new year-long pilot project called the Maine Reciprocal Borrowing Program. The service allows library users with a valid library card from one participating library to visit another participating library …

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A Good Man With a Dog~Game Warden Roger Guay

Good man with a dog book cover

Tuesday October 8 at 7:00 pm Maine author and retired game warden Roger Guay will visit the South Berwick Public Library with his wife Jolyne to speak about his book “A Good Man with a Dog: A Game Warden’s 25 Years in the Maine Woods,” co-written with Kate Clark Flora. When Roger Guay’s father died …

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“For to See the Elephant” poet and author Tammi Truax

Book cover

Tuesday  October  15, 2019  6:30pm Tammi Truax, current Poet Laureate of Portsmouth and Beat Poet Laureate of Maine, will discuss her new historical novel-in-verse, “For to See the Elephant” .  The book is based on the never-before-told  story of the first elephants brought to America and of the people responsible for them.   Appropriate for ages 10 and up.  …

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eBay Selling Basics 101

October 22nd    6:00-8:00 pm This class covers the basics of selling on ebay. Learn how to create a professional listing. From research to shipping. A fantastic way to earn extra income. For the selling hobbyist or the serious entrepreneur. This is a free program (sponsored by the Friends of the South Berwick Library) and …

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The Music of World War I

Ramblin' Richard

Wednesday October 23  at 7:00 pm Ramblin’ Richard will share music and songs of the WWI era      Richard Kruppa, known musically as “Ramblin’ Richard,” performs songs folks love to hear and fondly remember.  Along with singing these memorable “family friendly” songs, he tells fascinating stories.   The songs span many years and include beloved and …

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Genealogy Expert to Discuss DNA Tests

Tuesday November 5 at 7:00 pm Taking a DNA test has become quite popular recently. What test should you take? What do the results mean? How can you use them to connect with family? Come to the  Library to hear B. J. Jamieson, genealogy reference specialist with the Maine State Library, discuss the      …

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Book Discussion Group

Ready Player One book cover

November 6 at 7:00 pm Ready Player One by Ernest Cline A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “The science-fiction writer John Scalzi has aptly referred to READY PLAYER ONE as a ‘nerdgasm’ [and] there can be no better one-word description of this ardent fantasy artifact about fantasy culture…But Mr. Cline is able to incorporate his favorite toys and …

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