Closed for Labor Day- Sept 7th

Mark Your Calendars! The library will be closed, Monday, September 7th for Labor Day. We will be open our regular hours the rest of the week.

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End of Summer Hours- August 31st

Summer’s coming to a close, and our summer hours are as well. Starting August 31st, the Readfield Community Library will be going back to its normal hours: Monday 6-8, Wednesday 2-8, Thursday 10-12, and Saturday 10-4. These hours will continue for the rest of the school year.

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New Books for August

We have new books in! This includes works by Iris Johansen, Paula McLain, Brad Thor, Kathy Reichs, Jimmy Carter, and Kate DiCamillo. New movies include Home, and Insurgent. The whole list can be found here.

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08/24/15- Chewonki Presents Hero Adaptations

On August 24th, the Chewonki foundation makes its triumphant return. Come and meet three live animals, and learn how these “heroic” creatures survive in the wild. The program will begin at 6PM and run for about an hour. The Chewonki program has been known to be one of our most popular events, so the program will be held in the park behind the library. Our supply of chairs has come up short in previous years, so if you would like a guaranteed seat, its suggested you show up early or bring a lawn chair. If it rains, an alternative location has been set up at the Readfield Elementary School.

This is an all ages event, so make sure to bring the whole family!

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Booksale Next Week!

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
friends!

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.

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New Books for July

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.

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08/08/15- Annual Summer Booksale- and a note about donations

Our Summer Booksale will take place on August 8th at the Readfield Fire Department (located across the street from the library). The sale will run from 9AM to 1PM. It will include books for children and adults as well as movies and audiobooks. As always, we have more books than we know what to do with, so bring all of your book loving friends and family.

As a result of a recent wave of donations, we will only be taking donations for this sale for the next two weeks- until July 22nd. If you cannot gather your donated books before then, do not fear! We will start taking donations for our winter sale on August 10th. By then, we will have plenty of room.

Thank you to everyone who donated and made this sale possible.

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