Ricker Memorial Library is proud to offer an opportunity for you to purchase raffle tickets for this wonderful paddle that was hand painted by James Fawcett. This paddle is made out of ash wood, painted with oil paint and signed by James Fawcett. What a beautiful wall hanging! Support this fund raising event and you could also be the lucky winner of this marvelous work of art.
$5.00 per ticket or
$10.00 for 3 tickets
Drawing takes place December 17, 2018

CRAFTERS WANTED!!! for the 1st Annual Friends of the Ricker Memorial Library Holiday Gift and Craft Sale.
WHEN: Saturday, November 3rd
TIME: 9:00am – 2:00pm
COST: $30.00 per table
For More Information please stop in or call the library at 998-4390

__READ ME is a statewide program presented in partnership with Maine State Library that gets Maine’s adults all reading the same books; by Maine Authors and recommended by Maine Author Paul Doiron. The Ricker Library will make available the two books recommended by Paul Doiron. Ricker Library will host a book discussion on these two titles.

JUNE 18TH 7:00pm “RIVER TALK” by C.D. Anderson

JULY 16TH 7:00PM “SETTLED IN THE WILD” Notes From the Edge of Town by Susan Shetterly

MUSIC: Libraries Rock!
July 10, 17, 24, 31 and Aug. 7
10 A.M.

Register for summer reading
Get a voucher for free tickets to Sea Dogs game
To register for Tuesday mornings call or stop by the library after “JUNE 15”

Here’s how you can join in the fun:
____Crafts for Preschoolers:
Make a Kazoo, Thumb Piano,
Wind Chimes and Guitar
____Grades 1 -5
Listen to music, play with sounds, make some musical
instruments to take home
____Grades 6-9
Paint with music, Hand Drums, African Clack Sticks
and Egyptian Sistrum
Jennifer Armstrong “Rock A Bye Stories” Thursday July 19 @ 2:00 pm
Antonio Rocha “Stories & Songs from Brazil Thursday August 2 @ 2:00 pm
Jerry Schneider “Bat Sounds in Silence” Thursday August 9 @ 1:30 pm


This pass allows access to Maine State Parks and Historical Sites.
Check out pass for two days.

This pass is made available to patrons of the library by Don & Suzie Stover.
We are very grateful to them for this great gift.

Please check out under the “Get Invovled” (up above) and click on wish list.. Maybe someone will be able to help out.. thank you

Come and join us on Tuesdays * 3:30 for an hour of crafting FUN. Each week there is a different craft. You may call the library to check it out. 998-4390

Cloud library has replaced Maine Infonet for downloading ebooks and audio books. Please go to www.yourcloudlibrary.com and download free apps for your device and to learn more about this new software.

Wednesday.. January 3 and also the first Wednesday of each month, starting at 3 p.m. ** If you enjoy writing come and join Claire Walker and Joseph Beardsley. Please come in and sign up or give a call for more details at 998-4390.

Thanks to a generous patron … we now have a new selection of older movies for you to take out and there are a still a bunch of them to process. All you will need to furnish is the popcorn!!

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1211 Maine Street, Poland, Maine 04274