Mark your calendars now so that you will not forget the October 25th Peter Pan party here at the A. B. Ricker Memorial Library.  Come dressed in your favorite character from Peter Pan.  Prizes, refreshments and loads of fun.  This fun will begin at 6:30pm……

Ricker Memorial Library is proud to offer an opportunity for you to purchase raffle tickets for this beautiful Sampler Quilt that was handmade across the winter months by our Monday Morning Quilters;  Elizabeth, Karen, Jody, and Pennie.  This quilt, in lovely shades of rose, burgundy, green, yellow, tan and blue will enhance your decor and become a family heirloom.  It measures 64″ x 50″ and has a warm & natural batting to keep you toasty warm.  Support this fund raising event that benefits the library and you might also be the proud new owner of this gorgeous quilt.

$1.oo  per ticket

$5.00 for 6 tickets

Drawing takes place December 22, 2014

Friday, September 5th  “DisneynatureBears”

Friday, October 17th “Toy Story of Terror” and “Scooby Doo Which Witch is Which”  come dressed in a costume.

Friday, November 7th  “Muppets Most Wanted”

Friday December 5th  “Santa Clause 2″

All movies, popcorn and drinks are free.  Candy is a small fee.

“What Are Our Kids Reading These Days?”  Young Adult Books Speak to All of Us

7:00 pm Mondays       Discussion Leader:  Candace Kanes

A SERIES OF BOOK DISCUSSIONS …..

Sept. 15   “Two Old Women” by Velma Wallis/ “Dogsong” by Gary Paulsen

Sept. 29   “Holes” by Louis Schar

Oct. 20     “Walk Two Moons” by Sharon Creech”

Nov.  3      “Maniac Magee”  by Jerry Spinelli

Nov. 17      “Catherine, Called Birdy ” by Karen Cushman

Please contact Joanne Messer at 998-4390 for information and to register.

 

 

 

Ricker Memorial Library is proud to offer an opportunity for you to purchase raffle tickets for the beautiful Sampler Quilt that was handmade across the winter months by our Monday Morning Quilters.  This quilt, in lovely shades of rose, burgundy, green, yellow, tan and blue will enhance your decor and become a family heirloom.  It measures 64″ x 50″ and has a warm & natural batting to keep you toasty warm.  Your support on this fund raising event  will benefit the library and you just might also be the proud new owner of this gorgeous coverlet.  $1.00 per ticket or $5.00 for 6 tickets.  Drawing will be Dec 22, 2014

Come to pick out your  library books to take home for reading;   and then sit down and play a quiet  game.  We now have Scrabble,  Sorry!,  Monopoly and Yahtzee.

Please come and check out the books, movies and puzzles that we have downstairs for sale.  We add books to our sale almost every week.  Remember a bag of books is only $3.00.  This is a Bargain!!!

Meetings:  One afternoon a month  2:15 – 4:00…..  Stories – Demonstrations… Hands on Activities… Mystery Trunk… learning about people and places in Poland’s past.   Girls and boys are invited to join.  There will be demonstrations about how things were made or actually try to do activities in the same way they were done before people shopped in supermarkets or went to school on a bus.  Club meetings will be held at the Ricker Memorial Library on the last Wednesday of each month during the school year.  Club members will walk in a group with an adult leader to the library.  Parents will be expected to pick up their children at the library at 4:00.  The first meeting will be January 29th.

Tuesday evenings 6:30 to 8:00 anyone who would like to join us in knitting as group is welcome.  Everyone does their own projects.

The Library is looking for a volunteer to help seniors in  basic computer skills.  Please call the Library at 998-4390 for more information.

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1211 Maine Street, Poland, Maine 04274