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October, 2014 Milo Library News Article

Submitted by MiloLibrary on Fri, 10/03/2014 - 4:23pm

Milo Free Public Library

News Article

by Rochelle Williams

October, 2014

 

We had the pleasure of having the author, Joan Calder from Santa Barbara, California visit us this week.  She spoke at the Milo Garden Club and the topic was monarch butterflies.  She is also a horticulturist and garden designer. She travels the U.S. to educate the public about monarch migration and the importance of preserving their habitat.  Joan donated a children’s book that she signed to the Milo Library called Airplanes in... Read More

August, 2014 Milo Library New Article

Submitted by MiloLibrary on Mon, 08/04/2014 - 3:01pm

Milo Free Public Library

News Article

by Rochelle Williams

August, 2014

 

Ongoing Book Sale!!

There is a nice variety to choose from of authors and subjects (suspense, romance, mystery, etc.).  We also have some non-fiction on various subjects.  These books reside downstairs in a bookcase and also on tables with a comfy chair to sit and peruse what might interest you.  We have a nice selection of children’s books as well. ... Read More

Milo: Summer Reading Program

Submitted by Izzy on Tue, 06/17/2014 - 12:53pm

Milo Free Public Library announces the Summer Reading Program !
The science based theme title is ‘Fizz Boom Read’ -  which we think young readers will enjoy.
Program dates (which will also be published at the Milo and Brownville Elementary schools):
Sign-up Week: June 16th thru 20th
Program: June 23rd thru July 25th
Final Party: Friday, July... Read More

May Milo Library News Article

Submitted by MiloLibrary on Wed, 05/21/2014 - 4:04pm

Milo Free Public Library

News Article

by Rochelle Williams

May, 2014

 

Ongoing Book Sale!!

There is a nice variety to choose from of authors and subjects (suspense, romance, mystery, etc.).  We also have some non-fiction on various subjects.  These books reside downstairs in a bookcase and also on tables with a comfy chair to sit and peruse what might interest you.  We have a small selection of children’s books as well. ... Read More

March 2014 Milo Library News

Submitted by MiloLibrary on Fri, 03/21/2014 - 4:34pm

Milo Free Public Library

News Article

by Rochelle Williams

March, 2014

 

Books for Sale!!

We are in the process of weeding books from our library in the adult fiction section.  There is a nice variety to choose from of authors and subjects (suspense, romance, mystery, etc.).  These books reside downstairs in a bookcase and also on tables with a comfy chair to sit and peruse what might interest you.  We have a small selection... Read More

February, 2014 New Article

Submitted by MiloLibrary on Sat, 02/08/2014 - 10:45am

Milo Free Public Library News Article

by Rochelle Williams

February, 2014

Bangor Savings Bank Foundation has started its annual grant making initiative, Community Matters More.Through this charitable program, the bank offers all Maine residents the opportunity to weigh in on how best to allocate $100,000 it has pledged to 68 non-profit organizations.  The voting period takes place during the month of February, with winners announced in April.  The Milo Library will be a write in on the ballot.  You can either come into the library and... Read More

Milo Library News - November, 2013

Submitted by MiloLibrary on Sat, 11/09/2013 - 10:41am

Milo Free Public Library

News Article

by Rochelle Williams

November 8, 2013

 

ATTENTION:  Beginning Wednesday, November 13, our library hours on Mondays and Wednesdays will change from 2 PM – 8 PM to 1 PM – 7 PM.  Fridays will remain the same (1 PM – 7 PM).  This is to better serve our patrons and our hours will be consistent through the week.

Our drawing class held on Thursdays from 9 – 11 AM is going well and also very fun.  We had a new person... Read More

Milo Library News - September 2013

Submitted by MiloLibrary on Mon, 09/16/2013 - 4:29pm

By Rochelle Williams
September 13, 2013

We have a new group using the Library.  It is a Drawing Class taught by Suzette East who also teaches drawing and painting at Adult Ed in Dover.  We had a great turn out for our first class.

They will be held every Thursday from 9 – 11 AM downstairs.  Suzette is very knowledgeable, encouraging and fun.  Whether or not you have drawn before – it does not matter.  All levels are welcome. You will learn a lot and have fun as well.  I am and I have never done... Read More

Milo Library News - August 2013

Submitted by Sethen on Thu, 08/15/2013 - 11:45pm
By Rochelle Williams

This year’s Summer Reading Program, Dig Into Reading, was a big success.

Thirty-five children were signed up which includes the Milo Day Care.  They participated consistently throughout the five weeks and almost all of them came to the Final Party.  Everyone had a good time.

A total of 669 books were read by the end of the program.  We had terrific support through volunteers and the Town of Milo.  Thank you everyone for your participation and help.

Our special book display this month is, of course, summer fiction... Read More