Fall and winter hours are in effect.
On Saturdays the library is open 10:00 am-3:00 pm.
The library will be open on Presidents' Day, Monday, February 20.
AARP volunteers will be in the library again this tax season to assist
with free tax preparation Fridays 10-4 and Saturdays 10-3.
To make an appointment call 333-6448.
We also have tax forms: 1040, 1040A, and 1040EZ.
If you weren't able to attend the Friends of Norway Memorial Library's
Holiday Open House on December 9, take a look at this video to see some of
what you missed and plan to come next year.
Winter Book Bingo, Starting January 3!
Get over the winter blahs with some winter book bingo!
Participants will read and complete
a horizontal, vertical, or diagonal
line of five squares to be entered in
the drawing to win
a bingo prize. Pick up a Winter Book Bingo card and a packet of hot cocoa mix
while supplies last at the library’s information desk.
For book suggestions to help complete the challenge, participants are
invited to a book chat on Thursday, January 26 at 6:30pm.
Photo/Poetry Exhibit in January
Ms. Haskell’s English classes from Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School
are loaning their photos and poetry for an
exhibit near the Fiction Stacks of the Library.
Please be sure to check them out!
Let’s Talk About It
The Maine Humanities Council has awarded NML with their book discussion series,
Violence and Belonging: the 14th Amendment and American Literature.
This amendment includes defining national citizenship and making sure that
states do not deny citizens basic rights. The books in the series look at citizenship,
diversity, and inequality. The facilitator for this series is Reza Jalali, the
Coordinator for Multicultural Student Affairs at the University of Southern Maine.
Books to be read and discussed in this series include:
Tuesday, February 28, 6:30-8:00pm Once in a Promised Land by Laila Halaby
Tuesday, March 28, 6:30-8:00pm, Marrow of Tradition by Charles Chestnut
Tuesday, April 18, 6:30-8:00pm, Between the World and Me by Ta Nehisi Coates
Tuesday, May 9, 6:30-8:00pm, The Round House by Louise Erdich
Tuesday, May 23, 6:30-8:00pm, A Map of Home by Randa Harrar
Please contact the library at 743-5309 ext. 1 or firstname.lastname@example.org
for more information about the “Let’s Talk About It” series and to register.
Registration is required to participate in this series. Books for the program
are available for loan at the library.
Set up an appointment with a librarian for a 45 minute one-on-one
session to receive training or to discuss any of these topics below!
The Library Catalog (Minerva): Searching - Requesting - Renewing
Using the Internet
Better Google searching
MARVEL: Maine’s Virtual Library
Select a Subject : NoveList : Ancestry Library
Overdrive: Using the Download Library for different devices
Learning Express & the Maine State Library’s Information Commons
Basic Word & other Office Applications: How to create basic documents
Photos: Basic Manipulation - Transferring from camera to computer
Email Accounts: Setting up - Sending attachments - Creating Lists
Other Topics available upon request
For more information or to sign up, visit the Information Desk
or contact us at 743-5309 or email@example.com
Free & open to the public!