Announcements

Christmas/Holiday Hours

The library will be closing for the Christmas holiday at 1 p.m. on December 24  and be closed December 25 and 26.  We will reopen at our regular time on Saturday, December 27.

We will also be closing at 1 p.m. on New Year's Eve, December 31 and be closed all day , January 1 in celebration of the New Year.

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A very Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to one and all from the staff!

Libraries are...

"Libraries are the mainstays of democracy. The first thing dictators do when taking over a country is close all the libraries, because libraries are full of ideas and differences of opinion, all the things we say we want in a free and open society. So keep 'em, fund 'em, embrace and cherish 'em".  Author David Baldacci (2014)

Share Your Library Story!

As we know there are plenty of stories in the news about the very real challenges that libraries face today.

In an effort to support libraries and help share all the wonderful good work and life changing services and support that libraries are doing, Gale has launched a online blog - Tell Your Story - http://mystory.gale.com/

For each story submitted to the My Library Story community (through February 28, 2015), Gale will donate $1 to an advertising fund used to promote libraries through mainstream media during National Library Week 2015. The donation tracker is updated daily as guest posts are published (not real-time upon submission).

You can contribute! Share your own story and encourage others to share their experiences as well.

Saturday Story Hour

Is it difficult for you to make Friday Story Hour?  Then, come on Saturday!  Thanks to our friend and faithful patron, Becky Alley, you can have that opportunity. 10:00 a.m. in the Children's Room.

Upcoming Events

Sat Dec 20 @10:00AM - 10:45PM
Children's Story Hour
Tue Dec 23 @ 7:00PM - 8:30PM
Patient Empowerment Group
Fri Dec 26 @10:00AM - 10:45PM
Children's Story Hour
Sat Dec 27 @10:00AM - 10:45PM
Children's Story Hour
Fri Jan 02 @10:00AM - 10:45PM
Children's Story Hour

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Use MINERVA to search for a title, author or subject. Reserve, renew or look at your individual patron record.

How to Reserve a Book
How to Renew a Book 

MARVEL

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A collection of research databases which are free to everyone in Maine. Access to newspapers, journals, magazines, encyclopedias and other resources on Business, Science & Technology, Health, Literature, Social Sciences and more.

Donate Now

Donations to the Boothbay Memorial Library support 29% of the library's operating budget. The amount needed in fiscal year 2014-15 is $75,000.

If you would like to make a donation, please click the Donate Now button below.

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Boothbay Harbor Memorial Library
4 Oak Street, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538
bbhlibrary@bmpl.lib.me.us
207-633-3112
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