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New Sharon Jim Ditzler Memorial

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Library Hours

Tuesday   3:00  P.M.  to  7:00  P.M.

Wednesday  3:00P.M. to 7:00 P.M. 

Thursday  10:00 A.M.  to  1:00  P.M.

Saturday  10:00  A.M.  to  1:00  P.M.

Library News



Summer Reading Program


New Sharon Jim Ditzler Memorial Library


Program by L.C. Bates Museum


Explaining The History And Use Of The Telescope. 

Earth And Sky Activities.

Wednesday June 19th at 6 p.m.


Summer Story Hour

Summer story hour will be held on the following Thursdays from 10:30 to 11:30.

June 27,

July 11, 18, & 25

August 1, & 8

There will be stories, crafts and snacks.  Everyone is welcome!

For more information call the library at 779-1128

This is not an R.S.U. sponsored activity.


Independent Reading Programs

For preschool to grade five.

You will recieve a log book to record the titles of age appropriate books you choose to read.

Prizes:     3 books ~ a pencil and a bookmark

6 books ~ glow in the dark star and moon stick-ons

9 books ~ space shuttle form glider

12 books ~ a Gifford's free kids' cone


A sky full of stories

This program is for teenagers and adults.

Everyone who participates will receive a Book Bingo Card.

Rules:   For Bingo connect 5 in a row horizontally, vertically or diagonally and you may choose a prize.

For Blackout:  Fill in all 25 to be entered in for the grand prize!

See the Librarian for cards.

Drawing for the grand prize will be held on August 13, 2018 before the concert.


Closing Program

There will be a concert on the library lawn on August 13th, 2019 at 6 p.m.

Please bring your own chair.

The concert will be followed by a chance to make your own ice cream sundae!


We wish to thank all of the library volunteers for the time they have given this year.

There are ten computers for public use with high speed Internet access.

We have wireless Internet access for public use.

A security system has been installed.

The next Library Trustee meeting is: September 3, 2019, 7pm.  Everyone is welcome!

Contact Information

Diana Oliver
Postal address
P.O. Box 61 New Sharon, ME 04955
Electronic mail
Diana Oliver:   nsl-do@newsharon.lib.me.us

37 Library Road  New Sharon, ME 04955


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