Friends of the Library


Join The Friends
The Friends of the Bridgton Public Library invite you to join them in their various efforts on behalf of the library. The Friends meet at 1:00 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month at the library. New members are always welcome.

To join the Friends, stop by the library or mail your contribution to Friends of the Bridgton Public Library, 1 Church St., Bridgton ME 04009. Membership year runs July 1 – June 30. Please make checks payable to the Friends of Bridgton Public Library.

We are members of Friends of Maine Libraries and through that organization work to improve all libraries in Maine.

Some examples of the Friends’ support of the library include

  • Annual summer book and bake sale
  • Purchase of museum passes for library patrons’ use
  • Ongoing book sale in the library entranceway
  • Purchase of new magazine shelving and audiovisual carts for the Periodical Room
  • Slideshows and lectures
  • Literacy tutoring
  • Purchase of public access computers and equipment
  • Books-On-Wheels delivery to the homebound
  • Reading to babies at local day-care centers
  • Helping the library staff with special projects

Please check the Calendar page for a schedule of upcoming events.

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