In a variety of voices, Truax tells the never-before-told story of the first two elephants to come to America and their enslaved keeper, William. In the autumn of 1795 onboard, a ship from Salem, Massachusetts an enslaved boy named William finds himself tasked with caring for the first elephant to be brought to America. Upon […]
Around the World at William Fogg Saturday, August 3rd Come travel with us as we visit the beautiful country of South Africa through books, crafts, activities, and virtual reality. This event will be set up during our operating hours (9 AM- 1 PM) so stop by whenever you can!
Adult Summer Reading Program Sponsored by the Friends of the Library Read the two books chosen by the author, Tess Gerritsen After the Eclipse: A Mother's Murder, A Daughter's Search by Sarah Perry (non-fiction) When Sarah Perry was twelve, she saw a partial eclipse of the sun, an event she took as a sign of good […]
Creative Crafters 10-11 AM Designed for adults and children ages 8 and up. Join us as we make special crafts in a fun, social setting. To ensure that we have enough materials for everyone, please sign up for this program by visiting the library or calling (207) 439-9437.