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, Linda Yanofsky, Sherri James & Kristie Niedermann.
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
Great selection! Unbelievably low prices! So convenient! Come check out our inventory! We have books of all kinds…
•Autobiography & biography
•Children’s • Cookbooks •Current fiction & non-fiction •History • Maine •Mysteries & thrillers •Novels •Old books •Science & Nature •Travel Plus audio books & DVDs
10 am - 2 pm
10 am - 4 pm
10:30 am - 1:30 pm
10 am - 12 noon
Wednesday at 2 pm
Wednesday 9 am
Dungeons & Dragons
Library Board Meetings
Second Monday 6:00 pm
In bad weather, please call for hours.
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
For those interested in local history, the Library has a collection of research materials about Cushing & surrounding towns, on loan through the generosity of the Cushing Historical Society.
Library Telephone (207) 354-8860
Mailing Address P.O. Box 25 Cushing, ME 04563
Events Debby Kraft
The Library has five artworks by Bernard "Blackie" Langlais celebrating wooden sculpture whimsy, donated by Colby College Museum of Art and the Kohler Foundation. Please visit the Library during our hours as part of the Langlais Art Trail.
For those interested in genealogy, the Library provides free access to Ancestry.com
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