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Featured Events

Calendar of Events
  • April 12, at 3:00 pm

    Join us during our virtual D&D group for hours of fun! Bring a character and . . .

  • April 13, at 10:30 am

    Join us for Mindfulness and Movement! This class will explore the idea of mindfulness through . . .

  • April 15, at 2:00 pm

    Caregiving can get overwhelming quickly. Talking about the experience with others in similar situations can . . .

  • April 15, at 6:00 pm

    Click here to register “Maine’s Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument was two years young . . .

  • April 19, at 3:00 pm

    Join us during our virtual D&D group for hours of fun! Bring a character and . . .

  • April 21, at 12:00 am

    All are welcome at this informal meeting for people to share ideas on how to . . .


Sign up for Healthy Acadia’s Health Quest

March 3, 2021

Are you looking for some colorful wall art to brighten up the winter months?  Read on to find out how you could win! Ellsworth Public Library is excited to work with Healthy Acadia on the . . . read more »

Book Lists

Book Riot’s Read Harder Challenge: Read a book by/about a non-western world leader

February 26, 2021

Do you want to read outside your comfort zone in 2021?  Take Book Riot’s Read Harder Challenge—a list of 24 categories of books that you may not have read before.  To keep you motivated, we’ll . . . read more »


Youth Winter Reading Challenge

January 15, 2021

Our Youth Winter Reading Challenge is on! Read a book in all 50 categories between now and March 20th and earn a small prize! You can pick up a print copy at the library, or . . . read more »

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