View of Norway Library from Main Street

258 Main Street Norway, Maine 04268
207-743-5309

norlib@norway.lib.me.us

Learning and Leisure for Life

 


HOURS:
Mon., Tues., Fri. 10-5
Wednesday 10-8
Thursday 12-5
Saturday 10-3 (10-1 in summer)
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Norway Memorial Library is a
Wireless Hot Spot

   
   
 

DVD Collection

Norway Library's
DVD collection

 


Friends of Norway Library

Winter 2017 Newsletter

The first Saturday of every month is Fine Free Saturday!


Insightful Librarian Blog


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.
https://youtu.be/nxBphp8JEs0


Morning Book Club
Tuesdays at 9:00 am


March 14:
Another Brooklyn

by Jacqueline Woodson

Bring your own coffee or tea.
A breakfast snack will be provided.
This discussion is open to the public- there is no need to pre-register.


Friends of Norway Memorial Library host
Cribbage Afternoons
Mondays
1:00-3:30 pm

Come to the library on Monday afternoons to socialize and play cribbage.
All skill levels welcome!

This ongoing program is free
and open to the public.


Adult Coloring

If you want to get started on the latest form of relaxation, tap your creative side, or need a quiet space to do your coloring visit the library during open hours as materials will be available for patrons to use. Please ask if interested.


NEW

November 2016

December 2016

January 2017

February 2017

Please look for Coming Attractions posters and if you see a fiction book or DVD you would like, please place a hold at the information desk.


The Teen Room has a Facebook Page!

"Norway Library Teen Page"


Amazing Resource:

Check out the UMaine Cooperative Extension's YouTube channel for a bunch of how-to & informational videos. Including topics such as how to prune a lilac bush, how to grow tomatoes, native plants in Maine, home composting bins, how to save on home energy and heating costs during Maine winters, gardening in limited space using container gardens, and many more.

YouTube Channel : for informational videos

 

Text Alerts Nnfo

 

For library programs, please click on link below:

Upcoming Programming

For staff recommendations, please click on this link:

Staff Recommends 2017

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CloudLibrary has replaced Maine InfoNet for downloading ebooks and

audiobooks. Please go to www.yourcloudlibrary.com to download free apps

for your device and to learn more about this new software. You can also access

the following link that explains it as well: cloudLibrary brochure. If you have a

Kindle and not a Kindle Fire, the cloudLibrary will not work, so please check out

this article to find out how to download books: How to put free e-books on Kindle____________________________________________________________________________________

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.

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ARTWORK

Please enjoy work by local artists, David Dupree and Gerda Anderson, who are currently showing works in oil and pen

and ink in the library' reference room. They can be seen any time the library is open and will remain on view through March.

We also have a photo and poetry exhibit featuring 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.

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The topics of fake news and media bias are concepts that we are all hearing more about.

Please click here to access a research guide from Bowdoin College on this timely topic:

Fake vs. Fact?

Also, another site to check out is:

Media Bias Fact Check

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Book-a-Librarian

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
Facebook

Other Topics available upon request

For more information or to sign up, visit the Information Desk
or contact us at 743-5309 or norlib@norway.lib.me.us

Free & open to the public!

 

 

 
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