Programs & Events

Charles Trueheart

Author Talk On July 30th at 6PM author Charles Trueheart will give a talk on his new book, Diplomats at War. For more information about Charles and his book, click here to visit his website.

Programs & Events

Ann B Parson Author Talk

July 23rd at 5 PM Ann B. Parson will give a talk about her book, The Birds of Dog: A historical Novel Based on Mostly True Events. More information about Ann and her writing can . . . read more »

Programs & Events

July Family Movie Night

Spirited Away On July 27th at 8PM the library will be hosting a screening of the movie Spirited Away, directed by Hayao Miyazaki. The animated fantasy movie tells the story of a ten year old . . . read more »


July Artist

Rebecca McCall For the month of July, the library will feature artist Rebecca McCall. Read her artist statement below: The paintings are based on photographs by the late Jim Harney, a Bangor photojournalist who traveled . . . read more »

Library News

June Eaton Transcript

Interview The following is a transcription of an interview conducted between former library Director Gretchen Volenick and longtime library volunteer June Eaton. A link to . . . read more »

An “OPEN” flag hangs outside the Friend Memorial Public Library in Brooklin, Maine, on Friday, May 17, 2024. A frame showing a rough outline of the facade of a proposed addition can be seen through a gap in the sign. Credit: Bill Trotter / BDN

[Published in the Bangor Daily News] By Bill Trotter If all goes according to plan, the local community library in Brooklin, Maine hopes to raise . . . read more »

Digital Resources

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Digital Maine Library statewide databases
Maine Memory Network a statewide digital museum
New York Times Digital Subscription
In the First Person collections of oral histories
American Memory Library of Congress project
HelpME Law legal help state website

Library Hours

July & August
Tuesdays-Saturdays 10-6

September – June
Tuesdays 10-4
Wednesdays 10-4
Thursdays 10-6
Fridays 10-4
Saturdays 10-4