Photo of authors Ellen Booraem, Kim Riddley, Catherine Rees under a white tent at a table with their books
Publisher Spencer Smith sitting at white table with author Ed Kenney at an  outdoor Friend Memorial Library event
Authors Cynthia Graubart and David Taylor holding up their most recent books at a table with flowers and white table cloth with green grass in the background at the Friend Memorial Library
Friend Memorial Library patrons of all ages enjoying the granite benches on a July day in 2022
Jenny Smick (Mother) and Wick Hardy (son) sitting on the granite benches at Friend Memorial Library
Image of Tents with audience of people at Christine Yurick and David Yezzi Poetry Event at the Friend Memorial Library side yard in August 2022
Judy McKechnie on the left and her artist daughter, Sue Bernier, on the right, at the Friend Memorial Library August 2022
Magic Food Bus table with vegetables and volunteers at the Friend Memorial Library side yard Summer 2022
Publisher Spencer Smith sitting at white table with author Ed Kenney at an outdoor Friend Memorial Library event
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Ellen Booraem Kim Ridley Cathy Rees 2022 July
Spencer Smith Ed Kenney July 2022
Cynthia Graubart and David Taylor at 2022 Cakes and Authors Event
Library Patrons on the granite benches at the Friend Memorial Library 2022
Jenny and Wick at the FMPL July 2022
Christine Yurick and David Yezzi
Sue Bernier and her mother Judy McKechnie August 2022
Magic Food Bus July 28 2022 at Friend Memorial Library
Spencer Smith Ed Kenney July 2022
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Book More Things In Heaven by David Yezzi

News

David Yezzi Book Donation

Thank you to David Yezzi for donating a copy of his new poetry book, "More things in heaven", to the library.

Exhibits

August Artist – Sue Bernier

Our artist for August is Sue Bernier. Make sure to stop by and take a look at some of her artwork, and to addend the opening on August 13th. Below is her artist statement: “I’ve . . . read more »

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 »

Library News

Book More Things In Heaven by David Yezzi
David Yezzi Book Donation

Thank you to David Yezzi for donating a copy of his new poetry book, "More things in heaven", to the library.

Breaking Bread book cover edited by Deborah Joy Corey
Reading & Authors Presentation with Book Signing

Thank you to Kimberly Ridley, Margery Irvine, Stuart Kestenbaum, and Deborah Joy Corey for a wonderful reading event on July 28th.

Digital Resources

eBooks & eAudio find your next read
freegal stream or download music for free
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