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The Friends of the Berwick Public Library

Members of the Friends of BPL plan upcoming events, discuss the needs of the Library, and look for new ideas. They welcome anyone who would like to participate. Call the Library at 207-698-5737 for more information.


If you are interested in helping with Friends' events, but are unable to make it to the meetings, please contact the Library and leave your e-mail address or telephone number.

Library Friends Nationwide

For more than 200 years, Friends groups nationwide have served as connecting links between libraries and their communities. Maine has dozens of Friends groups and an active state organization, Friends of Maine Libraries. The Friends of the Berwick Public Library is a member of FOML.

At a national level, Friends of Libraries, USA and the Association for Library Trustees and Advocates recently combined to form a new expanded division of the American Library Association.


Annual Library Fundraisers

March: Book Sale

April: Easter Bake Sale

June: Plant Sale

August: Trailriders

September: Book Sale

September: Farmers' Market

November: Chili/Chowder Cook-off

November: Thanksgiving Desserts


Library Volunteers

Volunteers 16 and up are welcome. Please inquire at the circulation desk for more information and to fill out a volunteer application. BPL does not participate in court ordered or disciplinary community service. 

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