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Public Library

Please be sure to scroll to the bottom of the page to check out current programs and events.

The public library is overseen by a board of trustees and operated by Librarian Nancy Petersons.

The library is located on the top floor of the Municipal Building at 108 Lewiston Street.  An elevator is available for your convenience.

We lend books, DVD's, Audiobooks and have access to the Overdrive download library with many ebook and audio titles. We offer 2 public access computers and free WiFi, Photocopies (Black & White only) 25¢ per page, printouts 25¢ per page for black & white, 50¢ per page for color, and we also offer Interlibrary Loan (ILL) services. So, if we don't have the particular book you are looking for, we may be able to borrow a copy through the Maine State Library.

Please stop in and see us!  For your convenience, early evening hours as well.

Programs at
Mechanic Falls Public Library
Children's Story Time
Monday's 10am - 11am

Adult Book Group

2nd  Thursday of the Month @ 5:30pm

Join us for a friendly and informal book discussion about the current selection.

Space is limited so prior registration is required for all programs.

You can register by dropping by the library at 108 Lewiston Street – 3rd Floor, calling 345-9450, or emailing Nancy at

To link to the Mechanic Falls Library Collection, please open the ResourceMate link. Books can then be reserved by contacting the library at  Please leave your name and information on the request form.  Thank you.

ResourceMate link:
Mechanic Falls Public Library Hours
Monday and Wednesday 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM
Tuesday and Thursday 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 to 2:00 PM

Monday 9-5:30
Tuesday 3-7
Wednesday 9-5:30
Thursday 3-7
Saturday 9-2

The Library is closed on the following holidays: New Years Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, President's Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veteran's Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day.

Check us out on Facebook for listings of books recently added to the collection

Download Library
Mechanic Falls Public Library Patrons have access to the Overdrive download library. Enter the library name and your patron number to have access to a variety of e-books and audiobooks.