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SWRD: Episode V
September 11, 2017 — Star Wars Reads Day is BACK! This year’s event will be held on Saturday, October 7 at 11:00am in Callahan Hall. For more details please visit the event page here.
August 21, 2017 — We are very excited to have a Ye Olde Shakespeare week starting Sept. 5th to Sept. 9th. See below for some examples of events we will have (more activities to come)! Sept. 7th-9th at 6:00: T
Summer Reading 2017!
July 3, 2017 — Summer Reading has officially started here at the Lewiston Public Library! Children, teens, & adults can all read over the summer for the chance to win fabulous prizes! Stop into the library for m
Calling all cooks!
June 26, 2017 — Announcing LPL’s newest free cooking program: Lunch @ the Library! Join library staff as we craft (and eat) delicious lunch bowls and a tasty treat! Ages 13+, teens and adults welcome. Come by y
LPL Children’s Pen Pal Program!
May 23, 2017 — This summer, the LPL Children’s Department will be hosting a pen pal program! We will gather kid’s letters and drawings and send them out to different Children’s departments across the U.S. We w
Marcela Peres Named as New LPL Director
May 17, 2017 — Lewiston City Administrator Ed Barrett announced today (May 17, 2017) that Marcela Peres will replace long-time Lewiston Public Library Director Rick Speer who is retiring at the end of May. Marcela
Library Ebook System Changes Coming Soon
February 17, 2017 — For years, patrons have enjoyed the convenience of checking out e-books and digital audiobooks through the statewide Download Library. On March 1, 2017, the Maine InfoNet Download Library will be movi
Shady Brook Notecards on sale at LPL
January 20, 2017 — One of the fund raising activities that the Friends of LPL are undertaking in 2017 is the printing and selling of note cards with our Marsden Hartley Shady Brook painting on them. These cards are
Let’s Talk About It: Violence & Belonging
August 9, 2016 — The library will be hosting a reading and discussion series this fall entitled, “Violence and Belonging: The 14th Amendment and American Literature.” Registrations are required for this free se
Teen “Read Your Own” Book Club
July 22, 2016 — Teen “Read Your Own” Book Club! Teens 13-18 are invited to the Lewiston Public Library to talk about the books they’ve been reading and get a sneak peak at some new books, plus check