The Appleton Library


  • Thursdays, 6-8 p.m, Saturdays, 10-1: Library and Bookstore tables open. Masks required.
  • Curbside pickup: Tuesday 12-2 p.m. 

Click here to request a book for curbside pickup. You can also contact us at or (207) 785-5656. 

Tune in with us and other area libraries for this collaborative program. Register and the Zoom link will be sent to you on March 24th.

There's still time to join! We are currently reading Girl, Woman, Other and will be meeting in the coming weeks for a discussion! Next up we will read and discuss How To Be an Antiracist in April. Contact Hillary for more info at

Thank you for sharing your recipes! 
The Souper Supper Cookbook is in the works, stay tuned on purchasing details. 

Have you read a good book lately? Or an awful one you want to spare others from? Looking for something new but not sure where to look? We have a new Book Recommendations page on our website where you can share your reading experiences with our library community! 

New Arrivals

New books have just been added to our collection. They include: 

The Cold Millions by Jess Walter
First Principles: What America's Founders Learned from the Greeks and Romans and How that Shaped our Country by Thomas E. Ricks
Shadow Intelligence by Oliver Harris
Liar's Dictionary by Eley Williams
Glass Hotel by Emily St. John Mandel
Midnight Library by Matt Haig
Vesper Flights by Helen MacDonald
Crooked Hallelujah by Kelli Jo Ford
Four Winds by Kristin Hannah
Moth and the Mountain: A True Story of Love, War, and Everest by Ed Ceasar
Everything Sad is Untrue: (a True Story) by Daniel Nayeri
Apple: (skin to the Core) by Eric Gansworth
Slippery Creatures by KJ Charles

We are looking for someone to join us on the Board of Trustees for a three-year term. The board generally meets once per month, currently by Zoom. If you would be interested in joining the board to support the library, contact our chair, Margaret Wilson, at

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Do you use Amazon? Did you know you can support our library through the Amazon Smile program?  Next time you make a purchase choose Mildred Stevens Williams Memorial Library as your charity of choice! 

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2916 Sennebec Road, Appleton, Maine 04862

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