SANFORD The sister duo, Art For The HeArt by AnJill and Serenity, will be displaying their artwork at Goodall Memorial Library during the month of January. A Meet the Artist event is scheduled from 10 to 11 a.m. on Jan. 12. Come ask the duo questions about their art and inspiration. Refreshments will be available.

AnJill and Serenity are natives of Maine. They draw, sketch and paint all by freehand. They offer commission pieces that range from family portraits and beloved pets to anime and favorite quotes. They also help design band posters and album covers. To contact them about commissions stop by the library for their contact info. Come enjoy their work all month long at Goodall Memorial Library.


The Louis B. Goodall Memorial Library is located at 952 Main St., Sanford, and can be reached at 207-324-4714. Visit the library online at

Winter Reading Challenge for Adults and Young Adults started Jan. 2. During the months of January, February and March, read five books, and complete a brief review form for each one. Forms will be entered into a drawing for a special prize, winner drawn March 29. Participants may read whatever they choose, but a list of staff favorites will be provided for those in search of something different to read. If participants read a book on the list they will receive two entries. Enjoy the challenge, and our beautiful winter here in Maine, and visit the library whenever weather permits.


Springvale Public Library is located at 443 Main St., Springvale, and can be reached at 207-324-4624. Visit the library online at

Knitting Group: Every Thursday from 2 to 3:30 p.m.

LEGO Builders Group: 4 to 5 p.m., Jan. 29.

Boston Flower Show 2019 is on Thursday, March 14. This year's theme is The Beauty of Balance, reflecting on the soothing and stimulating effects of gardening. Mark your calendars for this great trip.

New! Senior College Book Group leader Arlene Jackson is heading up a free winter book discussion. This will take place from 10 a.m. to noon on Wednesdays in the community room. The book selections are as follows: Feb. 6, "The Secret History" by Donna Tartt; March 6, "Heartland" by Sarah Smarsh. All are welcome to attend.