Maine Community Fund Grant Received for Pre-K Program

Miss Kella reads to 4-year-oldsThe Jackson Memorial Library recently received a $4,730 grant from the Maine Charitable Foundation Fund of the Maine Community Foundation at the recommendation of the advisors. The funds will be used to purchase furniture and educational toys for the Library’s free Pre-K program for St George children. This program for 3- and 4-year-olds is two mornings a week in the library.

“This grant will help us provide the best materials available to support our program and activities,” said Yvonne Gloede, Library Director. “It will also enable us to purchase some new furniture for the Childrens' Room.”