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 NEW HOURS- Curbside service is on-

                     TUES. 2:00-5:00 and WED. & FRI. 9:00-4:00.

We are happy to be able to offer curbside pick up.

We look forward to serving you with the library items you have missed having access to!

Your health and safety are our top priority.  As such, our staff will wear gloves and masks when preparing your requests. When you pick up, please wear a face covering and handle only your items!  The library building continues to be closed to the public.

HOW CAN I PLACE A REQUEST FOR ITEMS?

  • Access our online catalog through our website.  You can request items through the catalog by placing a hold on an item or items, by emailing the library at curbsidewml@gmail.com, or by calling the library at 223-5540.  Please leave a message, if no one is available to take your call.  The librarians will be at the library during the hours listed above.
  • We are currently limiting requests to 5 adult items and 5 children/youth items per family.  We are only able to circulate items from our library.  Interlibrary loan is now available again.

HOW DO I PICK UP MY ITEMS?

  • We will call or email you when your items are ready for pick up.
  • Your items will be bagged, labeled by last name, ready to go.  
  • Please wear a face mask.
  • Please call 223-5540 or knock on the door when you arrive.
  • If there is a patron in the pick up area, please wait for them to leave before approaching the pick up area.  Please help us maintain social distancing.

WHAT ABOUT RETURNS?

  • All items you pick up curbside will be checked out to you for THREE weeks.  
  • The book drop is open.  Please return your library items there.
  • Do NOT return your items in a bag. 
  • The book drop door will be disinfected.
  • All items returned will be quarantined for 5 days before checking them in or lending them out again as time is the best disinfectant.

 

 

 

New Books on Our Shelves


NEW BOOKS- October 16, 2020

NEW Adult Mysteries & Suspense Random Act by Gerry Boyle Thick As Thieves by Sandra Brown Total Power by Vince Flynn Troubled Blood by Robert Galbraith The Cabinets of Barnaby Mayne by Elsa Hart Next To Last Stand by Craig…

More New 2020-2021 Maine Student Book Award Books for Grades 4-8 Have Arrived!

Fiction: This Was Our Pact by Ryan Andrews The Forgotten Girl by India Hill Brown Zenobia July by Lisa Bunker The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise by Dan Gemeinhart Charlie Thorne and the Last Equation by Stuart Gibbs …

NEW BOOKS - September 2, 2020

Middle Reader (ages 8 to 12) A Wolf called Wander by Rosanne Parry Picture Book The Day You Begin by Jacqueline Woodson Nonfiction (Grade 4 to 6) Gardening with Emma by Emma Biggs Adult Nonfiction Sweet Taste…

NEW 2020-2021 Maine Student Book Awards for Grades 4 to 8

The Line Tender by Kate Allen Orange for the Sunsets by Tina Athaide The Last Human by Lee Bacon The Important Thing about Margaret Wise Brown by Mac Barnett and Sarah Jacoby (biography) Caught! Nabbing History's Most Wanted by…

RECENTLY ARRIVED TITLES - AUGUST 11, 2020

NEW ADULT NONFICTION AND BIOGRAPHIES Edison by Edmund Morris Conversations with RBG - Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Life, Love, Liberty, and Law by Jeffrey Rosen Nature's Best Hope - A New Approach to Conservation That Starts in Your Yard…

RECENTLY ARRIVED ADULT FICTION - August 6, 2020

Fantasy The Sisters Grimm by Menna van Praag General and Literary Fiction Where the Forest Meets the Stars by Glendy Vanderah The Lost and Found Bookshop by Susan Wiggs Mother Daughter Widow Wife by Robin Wasserman A…

RECENTLY ARRIVED TITLES - JULY 30, 2020

ADULT FICTION (MYSTERY) The Shooting at Château Rock: A Bruno, Chief of Police Novel by Martin Walker Within Plain Sight by Bruce Robert Coffin A View to a Kilt by Kaitlyn Dunnett Walk the Wire by David Baldacci …

Discovery Bags

DISCOVERY BAGS!! They each consist of activities (games, puzzles, books, DVD's) with a specific theme. The choices are: Horses, Bugs, Crafts & Cooking, Dinosaurs, Sharks, Trucks). The bags can be checked out for one week with your library…