Upcoming Events

10:00 am Family Storytime!
Family Storytime!
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Bring your children to storytime, this one geared towards children ages 0-4. Following storytime, you are invited to stay and visit with each other in the Meeting Room with snacks and coffee! Family Storytime meets every Friday at 10:00 a.m.Email
2:00 pm Kung Fu Warrior Training
Kung Fu Warrior Training
Jul 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Learn Shaolin Kung Fu basics and some Mandarin Chinese! Don’t forget a sturdy pair of sneakers. Ages 6 and up. Email

Help Wanted

LIBRARY CLERK – Part-time. Accepting applications through 8/1/2018.

This position is responsible for staffing Circulation Desks, both Main and Youth Services. The primary responsibility of this position is assisting library patrons in locating materials and in checking items in an out. Some flexibility in schedule is needed, including availability to work additional hours. Excellent customer service skills are required. This position is up to 20 hours/week.  This position reports to the Library Director.

Job Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalency
  • Library skills sufficient to accomplish the specific duties and responsibilities included below
  • Computer skills sufficient to perform Circulation duties
  • Excellent public service skills

Specific Duties and Responsibilities


  • Checks items in and out to patrons using automated circulation system.
  • Answers telephone.
  • Issues new library patron cards and provides borrowing and circulation policy brochure.
  • Renews patron accounts as required, confirming address and phone number.
  • Accepts purchase suggestions and interlibrary loan requests from patrons.
  • Shelves returned materials.


  • Shelf reads and keeps the materials in good order.
  • Assists in collection maintenance as requested by the Library Director, according to Bridgton Public Library Collection Maintenance Guidelines.


  • Assists library patrons in finding information or refers patrons to other library reference staff.
  • Assists patrons in locating print reference materials in our collection.


  • Other duties as assigned by Library Director

For more information, or to request a paper copy of the application, please call 647-2472.

Employment Application


VOLUNTEERS – Part-time
The Bridgton Public Library is a 501c3 Nonprofit Organization that relies on donations of time and money to support our high quality services to the community. Please consider donating your time and talents. For more information, or to request a paper copy of the application, please call 647-2472. Volunteer Application