Serving Palermo and Surrounding
Our mission is to provide, through a
public library, the necessary information and
literary resources to further the education and
enjoyment of Palermo residents, seasonal visitors,
and residents of surrounding communities.
Accessibility of educational and literary programs
and support services will be realized through The
Palermo Community Library.
2014 SUMMER EVENTS
There's been a change:
changed from once a month to every Thursday,
beginning July 3, 6:00 p.m.
- 7 :30 p.m.
AND PIE SOCIAL
11:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.
(Click Here for details Events )
are thrilled to announce that the Palermo
Library just received a $2,000 grant to install
Microsoft Word on the public
computers and to purchase a new staff computer
with updated software. This
grant is made from the Saxifrage Opportunity
Grants Fund of the Maine Community Foundation at
the recommendation of the Waldo County Committee
advisors. The new software will be a great
asset to patrons and the staff is looking for
a new computer to replace its twelve-year-old
With offices in Ellsworth and Portland, the
Maine Community Foundation works
with donors and
other partners to improve the quality of life
for all Maine people. To learn
more about the Foundation, visit
Palermo Book Club Now Meets
at the Library!
Moratorium on Book Donations and
to a great increase in book donations this
fall, the Palermo Community Library directors
decided to have a moratorium on book and VHS
tape donations until further notice.
We continue to gladly accept DVD and Audio
The volunteer staff is busy making shelf room
and cataloging the new donations.
If you would like to volunteer to work
on the book shelves, please speak with a staff
person or call 993-6088 and leave your name
book sale is in the back room behind the
We could really use your help!
Please reach out to friends and neighbors.
Sometimes the neighbor-to-neighbor request is
the most powerful. Pleading and getting down
on one knee may also work. All kidding aside,
this is serious. Use your influence. We'll be
making some calls to folks who have even slightly
expressed an interest. Please do the same. And
if some of you who have stepped away for a bit
can return, that would be awesome! Thank
you so Much!
appreciate your financial assistance
Contributions may be mailed to The
Palermo Community Library, Route 3, PO Box 102,
Palermo, Maine 04354-0102
Please help to financially
support our Community Library by taking your
recyclable bottles and cans to our local
redemption center on Turner Ridge Road...just
off Route 3.
Just say, "Credit the Library, please!"
Aids & Assistance for
your job search!
of magazines, newspapers, and reference
books are available anywhere in the State of
Maine through the online resources of...
Maine's Virtual Library!
We most gratefully
accept donations of books or financial
assistance! All monetary donations may be
mailed to: Palermo Library Guild, P.O.
Box 102, Palermo, ME 04354 or dropped off at
the library. We would appreciate book
donations to be current, classics and in good
condition (please...don't bring us
musty-smelling or mildewed books). At the
library's discretion, book donations may
either be added to our collection or sold in
the on-going book sale. We can provide a
detailed and signed receipt for tax purposes
(to be completed by Library staff), if you
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Tuesday 10am -12pm
Tuesday 3pm - 6pm Thursday 3pm - 6pm
Saturday 10am to 2pm
Interlibrary Book Loans
Book Discussion Group
On-going BOOK SALE
Staffing Schedule (1/4/14)
Friends of the Library
Guest Exhibits (10/3/13)
Weekly Featured Author
Links To The World
Meetings & Work Sessions
Book Discussion Group (10/3/13)
Children's Programs (10/3/13)
The Palermo Library
Guild Board of Directors:
Eileen Kirby, Secretary
Kipp Jacques, Treasurer
The Palermo Community Library Commemorative
Plate marks Bi-Centennial
revised and adopted Palermo Library Guild 2012