About Us

Welcome to The Cushing Public Library


Our Mission Statement

The Cushing Public Library enhances our community by providing a safe and comfortable space to learn, explore, create, connect, and thrive.

We provide well-organized, up-to-date collections, computer access, free programs and other innovative resources for our community. 

We are easy to find at 39 Cross Road, in the Community Center

The Cushing Library which was founded in 1977 serves the Cushing community with free access to magazines, books, VHS and DVD movies, audio books, and free computer and a document printer use. The Library has a number of notable collections for adults and children. It also serves as a place for special community events and educational exhibitions year-round upon request.

The Library is operated totally by a volunteer staff and Library Board. The volunteer staff is composed of both year-round and seasonal residents.

Our librarians can help students and others with research for school assignments or personal interests.

The current list of volunteers includes: Eric Anderson, Doreen Bickford, Marianne Boretz, Lindy Pew Boucher, Hathaway Brewster, Helen Darmara,

David Farmer, Brooke Harrington, Judith Bing, Steve Heddericg, Ellen Goldsmith, Debby Kraft, Tom LeBlond, Terry Lewis, Christine Neville,

Mary Lou Nichols, Wendy Roberts, Marty Reynolds, and Linda Yanofsky.

The current Library Board includes: Mikki Ames, Lindy Pew Boucher, Craig Currie, David Farmer, Steve Heddericg,

Deborah Kraft (vice-president), Karen Murphy, Mary Lou Nichols (secretary), Marty Reynolds, and Wendy Roberts (president)

Library Technology Coordinator and support: Helen Darmara
Library Treasurer: Craig Currie

Please think about becoming a volunteer at the Library.

Telephone (207) 354-8860

Open To All


We’re a public library, staffed by volunteers, open to all.

There’s no charge to residents or their guests.

We offer a large selection of fiction and nonfiction, both in print, audio, and film. We have computers and free WiFi. Our public computers have a Children's Internet Safety Protection plan, which follows the Library's Children's Internet Safety Policy and CIPA 

(Children's Internet Safety Act).

Please drop in to say hello and see our new books, magazines, 

and DVDs


Library Telephone
(207) 354-8860
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 25    Cushing, ME 04563
Debby Kraft




10 am - 2 pm


10 am - 4 pm


10 am - 2 pm


10 am - 12 noon

Group Meetings

Knitting Group

Wednesday at 2 pm

Book Group

Wednesday  9 am

Dungeons & Dragons

Saturday 10-12pm

Library Board Meetings

Second Monday  6:00 pm 

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