Duncan white golden retriever in front of open sign at the library
Kids and teacher from Brooklin School at the Friend Library
photo of Brooklin School kids at the Friend Memorial library
december bench dedication with Maynard Bray family and Ben Mendlowitz family
Art exhibit room in March with two adults and three children
Blue and yellow cross stitch that says Peace in Ukrainian by Ken Carpenter
Photo of Brooklin Camera Club meeting attendees at the library April 2022 while they view a projection of photography by members and have laptop members meeting with them via zoom.
Ann Thomas and Chrissy Allen in front of the Blue Hill Heritage Trust sign showing the two books donated to the library
Friend Memorial Library regular hours
Open with Duncan Smart slider 2021
Brooklin School visit older kids Nov 10 2021
Brooklin School visit Nov 10 2021
Bench Dedication Smart slider web photo taken by ann thomas
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Smart slider image of peace in Ukranian by Ken Carpenter
April 2022 Brooklin Camera Club meeting at the library
Chrissy and Ann book donations Bhht may 2022 website photo
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Roger Angell with Governor Janet Mills on front porch of Friend Memorial Library August 8 2020

Programs & Events

Remembering Roger Angell

Celebrating Roger Angell, champion of words and the library. We will miss you Roger! Thank you for the memories. In honor of you, we are reposting the footage from your 2020 birthday celebration in Brooklin. . . . read more »

art work by Mary McRae on the wall in exhibit room at the library

Exhibits

May Artist – Mary McRae

Art for anyone who loves Brooklin! Cards and prints are available for purchase. Mary is donating 40% of all sales to the library.

picture of 2 copies of Klara and the sun with red cover and hands on them on the Friend Library circulation desk with a book group alert book mark in them both

Programs & Events

Book Group

May 25, Wednesday, at 4PM in person at the library and on Zoom.

Brooklin Food Corps with three peas in a pod logo

NewsPrograms & Events

Seedling Swap

Saturday, May 28, from 10AM - 4PM on the Friend Memorial Library lawn. Come share any extra seedlings you have and take home something new to try! Just need seedlings? That's fine too.

Library News

image of flyer promoting Ellsworth Library NEA Big Read for April and May 2022
Ellsworth Public Library NEA Big Read Book & Event

Thank you to Ellsworth Public Library for sharing some free books for us to give away! While supplies last! NEA Big Read Event Links 

Brooklin Food Corps with three peas in a pod logo
Seedling Swap

Saturday, May 28, from 10AM - 4PM on the Friend Memorial Library lawn. Come share any extra seedlings you have and take home something new . . . read more »

Digital Resources

eBooks & eAudio find your next read
freegal stream or download music for free
Mango Languages more than 70 languages to learn
Digital Maine Library statewide databases
Maine Memory Network a statewide digital museum
In the First Person collections of oral histories
American Memory Library of Congress project
HelpME Law legal help
Maine.gov 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