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Friend Memorial Public Library

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1 Reach Rd, Brooklin, ME 04616-3500
+1 207-359-2276
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Maine and Libraries!

My mom and I went to Maine last fall, in part because of E.B. White. It seemed only fitting to... read more

Reviewed March 22, 2017
Aanika C
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Palo Alto, California
friendly mecca of learning

E.B. White used to live up the road and helped fund this beautiful gem. This lovely library is the... read more

Reviewed March 15, 2017
Carrie P
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Brooklin, Maine
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Mar 22, 2017
“Maine and Libraries!”
Mar 15, 2017
“friendly mecca of learning”
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1 Reach Rd, Brooklin, ME 04616-3500
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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.

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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!

Thank Carrie P
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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

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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!

Thank Linda H
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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.

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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.

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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

Thank molly s
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Reviewed July 17, 2015

Lovely little library in this itsy bitsy town. 100 year old building, we were told, that has been updated with skylights. Amazing that such a small town has such a large, lovely library. Then again, this is EB White territory.

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Reviewed July 2, 2015

This is a beautiful and friendly library. They were having a special event and welcomed us to join them. I could sit here for hours with the local history learning and more.

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Reviewed April 28, 2015

This vibrant community library is a treasure for the town of Brooklin. Founded in 1912, it features a solid collection of over 14,000 items including recent books, movies, videos, audio books, free internet wi-fi, art exhibits, and an excellent staff to assist you. Residents and...More

Thank GeeDubya
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