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Janet Adelberg <[log in to unmask]>
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Janet Adelberg <[log in to unmask]>
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In Wayne we had our usual book group participants, 11 or 12 for each of the
two book discussion sessions.  I did not find that the books drew in more
participants. However, both books generated really good discussions, no
doubt about it.

Janet

Janet Adelberg
Librarian
Cary Memorial Library
PO Box 127
Wayne, ME 04284
Phone: 207-685-3612
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On Tue, Aug 20, 2019 at 4:45 PM Karen Eger <[log in to unmask]>
wrote:

> We had 8 people at our discussion that was facilitated by someone who the
> Maine Humanities Council sent.  It was mostly our usual book discussion
> crowd with a couple new people.  It is summer, so people have so much else
> going on...
>
> Karen McCarthy Eger
> Library Director
>
> South Berwick Public Library
> 27 Young Street
> South Berwick, ME 03908
>
> 207-383-3308
> www.southberwicklibrary.org<http://www.southberwicklibrary.org>
>
> Library Hours:
> Tuesday       10:00-8:00
> Wednesday 10:00-8:00
> Thursday     10:00-5:00
> Friday             1:00-5:00
> Saturday        9:00-1:00
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> From: Maine Libraries Discussion List <[log in to unmask]> on
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> Sent: Tuesday, August 20, 2019 3:49 PM
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> Subject: [MELIBS-L] Did you have good Read Me Summer attendance
>
> Hi MeLibbers,
>
> I'm curious how other libraries fared for Read ME discussion attendance if
> you opted to have a discussion? Our two discussions only had a few people.
> It was in the evening at 6:00 p.m., so I don't think time of day impacted
> attendance. I am wondering if it was low attendance because it's the
> summer, or due to the book selections. Anybody else have thoughts on this?
>
> Thanks in advance!
>
> Alexis
>
>
> Alexis M. Dixon
> Circulation Manager
> Orono Public Library
> 39 Pine Street
> Orono, ME 04473
> (207) 866-5060 ext.3
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