Vose Library

A Community Library for Union, Maine and surrounding towns

Vose Library will close at 5:00 on Friday, July 19th.

We will be closed on Saturday, July 20th for Union’s Sestercentennial.

Please call 207-785-4733 or email librarian@voselibrary.org for more information

Check-Out What’s New @ Vose Library

New Fiction

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New Young Adult

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New Non-Fiction

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New for Children

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What’s on Exhibit @ Vose Library?

Union Elementary School Art Show

Union Elementary School Art Show

Vose Library is pleased to have the Union Elementary Student Art on display starting Tuesday, May 14, 2024. Be sure to come by and see the amazing artwork created by amazing students.

 

Who’s Presenting @ Vose Library?

“Maine Roadshow: A Roadside Tour of the State’s History, Culture, Food, Funk & Oddities with Tim O’Brien.”

“Maine Roadshow: A Roadside Tour of the State’s History, 

Culture, Food, Funk & Oddities.” 

Wednesday, June 19, 2024

7:00pm

“A Hobo’s mark on a barn door is now a popular winery’s logo. The bridge over the Ducktrap River is actually two bridges. Our state has more moose per mile than any of the other lower 48 states. Maine’s oldest town was incorporated 125 years before the birth of the United States. There’s a building in Columbia Falls that looks like a blueberry and one in Wells that looks like a hunk of cheese. AND, Maine is the only U.S. state with one syllable.”

Tim O’Brien, author of a fascinating and original guide to Maine will talk about these fun facts and much more when he visits Vose Library, 392 Common Road in Union, June 19 at 7 pm for a colorful presentation on his book, the  “Maine Roadshow: A Roadside Tour of the State’s History, Culture, Food, Funk & Oddities.” 

The book is lavishly illustrated with nearly 450 photos, all taken by the author, and more than 400 listings, all visited in person by the author, during a five-year, thousands-of-mile journey exploring and documenting all corners of the state. Books will be available for purchase.

Vose Library’s patrons and friends are invited to the “Maine Roadshow: A Roadside Tour of the State’s History, Culture, Food, Funk & Oddities. Wednesday, June  19, 2024 at 7:00pm at Vose Library.This is an in-person event. FMI email, call 785-4733, or stop by the library.

What’s Happening on our StoryWalk®?

Vose Library's StoryWalk®

Whale Drum

StoryWalkⓇ
 
We are waiting until after the Annual Plant, Book, & Bake Sale (June 1, 2024) to put up a new story on our StoryWalkⓇ
 
In the meantime, you can get in the groove with our Whale Drum – ENJOY!
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