Some programs coming up in October, 2019!
Alice will be conducting a 4 week Wednesday morning story program, including story time and a craft.  It will be held starting Wednesday, October 9th, and go through October 30th, from 10-11am.  The theme will center around silly stories, autumn, scarecrows, and of course – Halloween!
And an afternoon program about seals! 
Saturday, October 26th at 3:30pm, a program for all ages by Marine Mammals of Maine, here at the library!  We will learn about a seal’s journey from stranding to release, and all of the obstacles and activity in between.  MMoME (Marine Mammals of Maine) has given talks in libraries all around the state, and get great reviews.  The program is open to all ages, it is a family-friendly event.  We’ll have cider and doughnuts.  Call 293-2502 for more information.

The Dr. Shaw Memorial Library is located at 344 Pond Rd (Rt. 41),

                                              (Mailing address:  35 Demariano Rd.)

Mount Vernon, ME 04352

Library Hours

Monday 3-6pm

Wednesday 9am-12 and 3-7pm

Saturday 10am – 3pm

Summer Hours:
Monday 3-6
Wednesday 9am-1pm and 3-7pm
Saturday 9am-3pm

The library usually closes on days school is called off due to wintry weather. Please call ahead on those days as we may open up if the weather improves.  We also close at 5 pm on Nov 23 and Dec 24 and are closed on Memorial Day and July 4, and Christmas and Thanksgiving . Otherwise you’ll find us there!


Telephone – 207-293-2565

Email – DrShaw@shaw.lib.me.us

Mailing address -35 DeMariano Rd. Mt. Vernon, ME 04352