It is Stuart Little’s 75th birthday and the Friend Memorial Library is celebrating with a banner. Thanks to Lyn Mayeweski, Ann Brayton and candle decorators!

Happy Summer!
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Vestibule pick-up is still an option. Call or email if you wish to pick up items.

Phone (207-359-2276) or email (

Due to the Covid-19 threat, no public restroom at this time.

Staff are following COVID-19 CDC and Maine State guidelines.
Thank you for your continued patience, everyone stay safe!

Programs & Events

Listen to the Stuart Little collaborative audio production

Chapters of "Stuart Little" by E.B. White in the collaborative read aloud project by Witherle Memorial Library & Friend Memorial Library are now available. Readers are from the Castine community and Friend Memorial Library Board.

Hanakotoba Miko by Kipp Sienna Hopkins


Kipp Sienna Hopkins

As a cat fanatic and a lover of Japanese artwork, I’ve spent many years developing this artistic style. These are a selection of my most recent illustrations, hand drawn on my iPad.

Programs & Events

Summer Reading 2020

We have summer reading challenge rules,  paper reading logs, and kick off prizes to pickup at the library (currently experiencing technical difficulty with the Beanstack App).  All ages are welcome to participate (ages 1-110+)! At . . . read more »

Library News

Setting Sail in America by Alan Silken
Book Donation: Setting Sail in America

This book was given to the library for our collection from Seapoint Books + Media LLC in Brooklin, ME. “Setting Sail in America” by Alan . . . read more »

Donation in honor of Susan Lewis Dawson

Just before the COVID-19 crisis the library received a generous donation in honor of Susan Lewis Dawson, a dedicated educator and mother, from her daughters, . . . 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 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