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Easily the cutest small town library I have seen

Beautiful historic building on the main road through Brooklin that is truly magical. If you are... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2018
hmasters04us
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Dallas, Texas
Beautiful, historic building surrounded by huge trees!

We stood on the grounds of this historic building as we watched the Fourth of July parade! It was... read more

Reviewed July 5, 2018
NanNorth
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Aug 9, 2018
“Easily the cutest small town library I have seen”
Jul 5, 2018
“Beautiful, historic building surrounded by huge trees!”
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Reviewed October 17, 2018

Recent travels took us to Brooklin so we made a quick and enjoyable stop to see this historic library that was partially underwritten by E. B. White for many years. It is quite impressive though small. There are several used books both for sale and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 9, 2018

Beautiful historic building on the main road through Brooklin that is truly magical. If you are within 30 minutes of Brooklin you should make the trek over to visit this library. Tons of history with E.B White and his wife helping to fund the library...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

We stood on the grounds of this historic building as we watched the Fourth of July parade! It was great fun, like a Norman Rockwell painting come to life!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank NanNorth
Reviewed March 22, 2017

My mom and I went to Maine last fall, in part because of E.B. White. It seemed only fitting to visit the library in his town to see the illustrations he donated and to meander. Great library with beautiful light.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank aanikac
Reviewed March 15, 2017

E.B. White used to live up the road and helped fund this beautiful gem. This lovely library is the true town center, how fortunate for Brooklin!

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank 321carriep
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Such a beautiful building in and out, the staff is ready and able to help find a book whether in house or inter library. There's even a screen house outside in the warm months to DIY and read or use the wifi! The Brooklin Library...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed November 9, 2015

This was my home town library for many years until I moved to FL. Wonderful all around! Internet access. Local artist exhibits. Located right downtown Brooklin where local color is plentiful!

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Linda H
Reviewed October 28, 2015

Beautiful. Daylight is all around. Layout is exceptional. My wife is on our local library board so we went in for a look. We will be visiting again and it will be nice to spend a bit more time.

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed October 11, 2015

Fabulous land beautiful little library! They have an amazing selection of current books. Extremely friendly and helpful staff. This place is very, very special.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank 638adab
Reviewed August 6, 2015

The librarians are always smiling and so kind! yes this library is very small but a wonderful one! They even have a small art gallery in the back! i have been going here for years and can promise you wont be writing a bad review...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank molly s
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