Welcome to the William Fogg Library

Welcome to the William Fogg Library, Eliot’s community library. The year 2007 marked our Centennial, and we are still going strong.

In addition to an extensive collection of children’s and adult books, we offer numerous free programs, lectures, story hours, children’s activities, special events, free CDs, DVDs, computer use and Internet, free tax preparation services, book clubs and more. Please explore our website to learn how we can add enrichment and enjoyment to your life!

 

What’s Happening at the Library

For more information please visit our Upcoming Events Page!

 

The library will be closed on Eliot Festival Day, Saturday, September 27, 2014.

 

OOPS, THERE WAS A TYPO IN THE CURRENT NEWSLETTER!

The library is holding a dance party fundraiser at the American Legion in York, Maine (near Hannaford’s) on November 15 from 7-10 pm. Please see more information about this event under our events page. 

 

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The Friends of the William Fogg Library would greatly appreciate donations of cloth covered buttons. If you have any that you would like to donate you may drop them off at the library during library hours. Thank you.

 

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Announcing the 2014 Finalists!

  • The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
  • Benediction by Kent Haruf
  • The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker
  • TransAtlantic by Colum McCann

About the Award:

The Maine Readers’ Choice Award, officially established in 2013 by the Maine State Library and the Maine Library Association, recognizes the best in adult fiction published in the United States the previous year. The aim of this award is to increase awareness and reading of literary fiction. The Maine Readers’ Choice Award honors books that exhibit exceptional writing and a compelling story that encourages reading and conversation among individuals and in Maine’s communities.

Vote for your favorite book online September 1-15 at http://mainereaderschoiceaward.org/ or at your public library and some bookstores.

 

 

  

 

 

 

 Our New Website Launched!

The William Fogg Library is proud to announce a newly redesigned website with creative writing and content development from Kent Creative of Dover, NH and website design by Amber Wave Media of Stratham, NH.