Milo Free Public Library News

May, 2017 Library News Article

Submitted by MiloLibrary on June 9, 2017 - 4:47pm

Milo Free Public Library

News Article

by Rochelle Williams

May, 2017

 

 

It is that time of year again when the children’s Summer Reading Program will soon begin.  The theme this year is ‘Build A Better World’.  We applied for and received a $300 Rose and Samuel Rudman grant through the Maine Community Foundation.  We have purchased many wonderful books relative to this year’s theme which can cover many subjects.  Readers from preschool to age 12 are welcome to participate. There will be fun activities, prizes and... Read More

October News Article

Submitted by MiloLibrary on October 21, 2016 - 2:34pm

Milo Free Public Library

News Article

by Rochelle Williams

October, 2016

 

 

Since Halloween falls on a day that we are normally open from 1 – 7 PM, we will celebrate in the library.  Stop by for a treat.  Everyone is welcome and no trick is necessary.

 

Kathy’s pick is ‘Fall For A New Author’.  Come and check out the selected variety and you may find a new author.

 

We have many donated puzzles (500 to 1,000 pieces), DVD’s, VHS movies and books on CD’s.  They can be checked out just... Read More

June Library Article

Submitted by MiloLibrary on June 3, 2016 - 5:10pm

Milo Free Public Library

News Article

by Rochelle Williams

June, 2016

 

 

The children’s Summer Reading Program theme this year is ‘On your mark, get set… READ!’. Sign up week is June 20th – 24th. The program will run for five weeks beginning June 27th – July 29th with a final party.

 

A gentleman contacted me in March of this year regarding sending used children’s books to him in Taiwan. He is originally from Illinois and has a business near the elementary... Read More

April News Article

Submitted by MiloLibrary on April 6, 2016 - 3:21pm

Milo Free Public Library

News Article

by Rochelle Williams

April, 2016

 

ATTENTION:  We at the Milo Library are running a special book sale for the month of April.  All books (hardbacks and paperbacks) can be purchased for 10 cents apiece.  We will be adding books to the sale on a weekly basis.  We also have boxes of books for sale at 25 cents, 50 cents and $1 per box.  What a deal!  Our hours are Mon, Wed and Fri 1-7 PM and Sat 10 AM – Noon.

 

A Book... Read More

3/2/2016 Milo Library News Article

Submitted by MiloLibrary on March 4, 2016 - 2:03pm

Milo Free Public Library

News Article

by Rochelle Williams

March, 2016

 

 

The Three Rivers Kiwanis project for last year was to paint the downstairs of the Milo Library.  The painting got started this February after all the windows were installed.  This project is in process and looking very good with a new color scheme.  Aren’t we lucky!  We are also doing some reorganizing to make the space more ‘user friendly’.

 

A Nook or e-book reader was recently donated to us and can be... Read More

September Library News Article

Submitted by MiloLibrary on September 11, 2015 - 4:15pm

Milo Free Public Library

News Article

by Rochelle Williams

September, 2015

 

 

We at the Milo Library are the lucky recipient of a Stephen King Grant in the amount of $30,000 received in August.  Cathy Knox, one of our library board members, volunteered for the task of filling out and submitting the required paperwork.  It is quite a lengthy and involved process to apply for a grant in any amount.  We really appreciate all the hard work she invested in applying for this grant.  We thank Stephen... Read More

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