On Saturday, August 8th, the library will be running its annual summer booksale from 9AM to 1PM. Once again, we will be holding the booksale at the Readfield Fire Department. This is a great way to pick up a few new reads and support your local library at the same time. Books for adults will be one dollar for a hardback, or fifty cents for a paperback. Children’s books will be fifty cents for a hardcover, or twenty-five cents for a
paperback. Movies and audiobooks will be sold as well. For the last hour, you can fill an
entire bag of books for just a dollar. Make sure you bring all of your book loving
We currently have enough book donations to support this booksale. Thanks to everyone for your support! If you have any questions about donating books for the winter sale, please contact the librarian beforehand.
Looking for something to read on the beach? Then check out some of our new books! New titles include works by Judy Blume, Jane Green, EL James, Stephen King, Harper Lee, Mary Higgins Clark, Paul Doiron, Janet Evanovich, James Patterson, John Green, Mary Pope Osborne, and Rachel Renee Russell. New movies include Kingsman: The Secret Service, and Strange Magic. The full list can be found here.
The library will be closed Saturday, July 4th for the holiday. Hope everyone enjoys the fireworks!
Starting next week, June 22nd, the Readfield Community Library will be starting up its summer hours. They will be:
These extended hours will continue until the end of August.
As part of summer reading, the library will be starting a Children’s Hour program. Children’s Hour includes storytimes, activities, and crafts, and is a perfect fit for our youngest patrons. Children’s Hour will take place every Thursday at 10:30AM and usually be run by volunteer community members. This week, come and listen to stories about kid heroes from Nancy, the librarian.
Looking for something new? Then check out our list of new books, audiobooks, and movies for June. New books include works by Greg Iles, James Patterson, Jon Krakauer, David McCullough, Sarah Dessen, and Jodi Picoult, New movies include American Sniper, and Still Alice. New audiobooks include works by Kathy Reichs and Anne Tyler. Check out the full list here.