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187 Main St., PO Box 308, East Waterboro, ME 04030 - (207)247-3363 - librarian@waterborolibrary.org

Hours:
Monday 2pm - 8pm
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 9am - 3pm
Thursday 2pm - 8pm
Friday Closed
Saturday 9am - 3pm
Sunday Closed

 
Latest News

Summer Reading Program has started!

Prechoolers to Senior Citizens, come sign-up for our Summer Reading program "Every Hero Has a Story." Crafts for kids, a treasure chest, prizes, chocolate! Runs through August 22nd.

New Hours beginning the week of July 6th: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday - 2 to 8 pm. Wednesday - 9 am to 3 pm. Saturday - Please note: 9 am until 2 pm, NOT 3 PM.

Upcoming Events (Next Quarter)
Today is: Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

Date Range:  Two Weeks | Four Weeks | Quarter (13 weeks)
Wednesday, July 1st
10:00 am - Preschool Story Hour
An hour of songs, stories and crafts for children age two to six.
Today: Story Hour begins next Wednesday. Be sure to sign up for our Summer Reading Program!
Location: WPL Upstairs Meeting Area
FMI Contact: Library Staff Waterboro Public Library, 247-3363 or librarian@waterborolibrary.org
6:30 pm - YA Writer's Group
Writer's Group for YAs and interested younger age children to learn how to pick characters, write dialogue, and more.
Today: YA Writer's Group beginning tonight. Come with your notebooks, ideas, stories, poems, etc. and be ready to write and share your ideas.
Location: WPL Upstairs Meeting Area
FMI Contact: Library Staff Waterboro Public Library, 247-3363 or librarian@waterborolibrary.org
Wednesday, July 8th
10:00 am - Preschool Story Hour
An hour of songs, stories and crafts for children age two to six.
Today: Our Summer Story Hour begins today. Miss Paula will be bringing in her "Reading" dog today for you to read to.Be sure to join us as Miss Paula will read stories with her dog. We will have a craft to go along with our visitors.
Location: WPL Upstairs Meeting Area
FMI Contact: Library Staff Waterboro Public Library, 247-3363 or librarian@waterborolibrary.org
6:30 pm - YA Writer's Group
Writer's Group for YAs and interested younger age children to learn how to pick characters, write dialogue, and more.
Today: YA Writer's group. Bring your writing materials and stories to share,etc.
Location: WPL Upstairs Meeting Area
FMI Contact: Library Staff Waterboro Public Library, 247-3363 or librarian@waterborolibrary.org
Wednesday, July 15th
10:00 am - Preschool Story Hour
An hour of songs, stories and crafts for children age two to six.
Today: Lighthouses are beacons for ships at night and in storms. Join us for stories about lighthouses, animals on the islands and more. We will be making a lighthouse as a craft today.
Location: WPL Downstairs Meeting Rm
FMI Contact: Library Staff Waterboro Public Library, 247-3363 or librarian@waterborolibrary.org
6:30 pm - YA Writer's Group
Writer's Group for YAs and interested younger age children to learn how to pick characters, write dialogue, and more.
Today: YA Writer's Group meeting. Be sure to bring your writing materials and ideas.
Location: WPL Upstairs Meeting Area
FMI Contact: Library Staff Waterboro Public Library, 247-3363 or librarian@waterborolibrary.org
Thursday, July 16th
6:30 pm - Bedtime Story Hour
Geared to preschoolers, but older siblings are welcome too! Wear your favorite pj's, bring a blanket, pillow, and stuffed animal if you want. Stories, songs, a craft and a bedtime snack round out the evening.
Today: Bedtime story hour tonight. Wear your jammies and come ready to listen to some stories of dragons and princesses. Make a dragon craft and enjoy a bedtime snack.
Location: WPL Downstairs Meeting Rm
FMI Contact: Library Staff Waterboro Public Library, 247-3363 or librarian@waterborolibrary.org
Wednesday, July 22nd
10:00 am - Preschool Story Hour
An hour of songs, stories and crafts for children age two to six.
Today: Heroes in Law Enforcement. Today we have a special guest - a police officer and his canine partner! Come and hear their story along with some other dog hero stories and make a craft.
Location: WPL Downstairs Meeting Rm
FMI Contact: Library Staff Waterboro Public Library, 247-3363 or librarian@waterborolibrary.org
6:30 pm - YA Writer's Group
Writer's Group for YAs and interested younger age children to learn how to pick characters, write dialogue, and more.
Today: YA Writer's Group. Only two more meetings, so be sure to attend.
Location: WPL Upstairs Meeting Area
FMI Contact: Library Staff Waterboro Public Library, 247-3363 or librarian@waterborolibrary.org
Saturday, July 25th
9:00 am - Book and Bake Sale
Books, Cd's, and videos will be for sale in our downstairs meeting room. Also there will be baked goods, some gluten free for sale.
Today: Come and help us celebrate our 30th anniversary since Betty Champion and the Lioness founded the library! We will be having a Book and Bake sale, along with some other events going on that day. Take a tour of the library and see what changes have been made since we moved to the building in 1990.
Location: WPL Library Parking Lot
FMI Contact: Library Staff Waterboro Public Library, 247-3363 or librarian@waterborolibrary.org
Wednesday, July 29th
10:00 am - Preschool Story Hour
An hour of songs, stories and crafts for children age two to six.
Today: Is there a doctor in the house? Another hero - doctors will be our story time theme today. We will be making a doctor's bag as a craft today.
Location: WPL Downstairs Meeting Rm
FMI Contact: Library Staff Waterboro Public Library, 247-3363 or librarian@waterborolibrary.org
6:30 pm - YA Writer's Group
Writer's Group for YAs and interested younger age children to learn how to pick characters, write dialogue, and more.
Today: YA Writer's Group. Last meeting for the summer. Come with your written stories, poems, etc. and be ready to share.
Location: WPL Upstairs Meeting Area
FMI Contact: Library Staff Waterboro Public Library, 247-3363 or librarian@waterborolibrary.org
Wednesday, August 5th
10:00 am - Preschool Story Hour
An hour of songs, stories and crafts for children age two to six.
Today: The Farmer in the Dell. Where would we be without farms and farmers? Liste nto stories about growing things and we will be making some snacks to eat.
Location: WPL Downstairs Meeting Rm
FMI Contact: Library Staff Waterboro Public Library, 247-3363 or librarian@waterborolibrary.org
Friday, August 7th
6:00 pm - Minecraft Night
An evening of playing Minecraft with others.
Today: All ages invited. You must bring your own WiFi device with Minecraft preloaded and also a charging cord. Extension cords provided. Runs 6-8 pm
Location: WPL Upstairs Meeting Area
FMI Contact: Ruth Blake Waterboro Public Library, 247-3363 or ruth@waterborolibrary.org
Wednesday, August 12th
10:00 am - Preschool Story Hour
An hour of songs, stories and crafts for children age two to six.
Today: Our last story hour for the summer is about another group of heroes - our garbage men! Come and hear stories of those everyday heroes!
Location: WPL Downstairs Meeting Rm
FMI Contact: Library Staff Waterboro Public Library, 247-3363 or librarian@waterborolibrary.org
Saturday, August 22nd
10:00 am - Summer Reading Party
Our Summer Reading Program Party will be held on Saturday, August 18th, from 10:30 - noon for our reading participants. We will be having Dennis Labbe, Mr. Magic, as our entertainment. Please sign up for free tickets at the library.
Today: Summer is almost over and today is our Reading Program party for those who participated this summer in our reading program. We will be meeting at the Hollis Baptist church for a fun morning with the Magic with the Steelgraves, pizza, chips, cake and more! Free tickets will be given out for those who plan to attend, so be sure to sign-up for them at the library.
Location: Please check with Library Staff
FMI Contact: Ruth Blake Waterboro Public Library, 247-3363 or ruth@waterborolibrary.org
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