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Featured Events

Calendar of Events
  • April 4, at 9:15 am

    The library is now taking appointments for AARP tax preparation. The appointments will be on . . .

  • April 4, at 2:00 pm

    Tuesday Readers will meet to discuss Bloomsbury Girls by Natalie Jenner.  Please click on the . . .

  • April 5, at 10:30 am

    Join Miss Keli and Miss Renee in the Riverview each week for a themed activity!


Hannaford Helps Reusable Bag Program

March 29, 2023

The library would like to say thank you to the Ellsworth Hannaford for selecting The Friends for April’s Hannaford Helps Reusable Bag Program! When you purchase the bag pictured in the image to the right . . . read more »

Book Lists

Gardening Book List

March 29, 2023

As the snow melts and each day gets a bit longer our thoughts have turned to planning out this year’s garden. Are you looking to try a new growing method, or experiment with container gardening? . . . read more »

Staff Picks

When we Were the Kennedys by Monica Wood

March 24, 2023

Monica Wood’s heartfelt, and at times touching memoir relates the story of how her childhood in a mill town in Maine is forever changed by the sudden loss of her father. When her father, the . . . read more »


2023 Health Quest Partnership with Healthy Acadia

March 17, 2023

Ellsworth Public Library is thrilled to be partnering with Healthy Acadia, public libraries and community organizations across Downeast Maine to launch the 2023 Health Quest initiative. Beginning January 2, 2023, and continuing through April 9, . . . read more »

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