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Open House to Honor Retiring Northeast Harbor Library Director

Northeast Harbor -

NORTHEAST HARBOR, Maine — The Northeast Harbor Library will honor retiring library director, Bob Pyle, at an open house from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26, located at 1 Joy Road.

Bob Pyle is retiring as the Director of the Northeast Harbor Library after 39 years in the position. During his tenure, the library collection grew from 18,500 volumes to about 48,000. Library use increased from about 18,000 visits per year to the current 48,000. The library building was enlarged or renovated six times during Bob?s watch. Bob?s knowledge of local history is vast and his presence as town librarian has helped to define Northeast Harbor since the 1970s.

The open house is free and everyone is invited. For more information, call 276-3333.

For More Information:

Contact Name: Brook Minner

Telephone Number: (207)276-3333

Website: http://nehlibrary.org

Email: bminner@nehlibrary.org