Strategic Plan

 
Our 2019-2024 Strategic Plan can be found here!

Want a quicker read?  Find our Strategic Plan brochure here.

 

Minutes from the Board of Trustees

October 25, 2022
September 27, 2022
August 30, 2022
June 28, 2022
May 31, 2022
April 26, 2022
March 29, 2022
February 22, 2022
January 25, 2022
November 30, 2021

KFL's Review of Financial Statements, June 30, 2021


The Library performs an annual review of our Financial Statements at the end each fiscal year. The most recent review for fiscal year ending on June 30, 2021, was conducted by Cummings, Lamont & McNamee.

Our 990 for FY21 can be found here.

Find more information at our GuideStar profile at this link

Forms


Artist Application to Exhibit
Meeting Room Reservation Application
Program Proposal
Request for Reconsideration of Library Materials, Exhibits, or Artwork at KFL (Included in Collection Policy and Procedures)
Special Collections Deed of Gift
Trustee Nomination

 

Policies


Acceptable Use Policy for Internet and Computer Use
Child Safety
Collection Policy and Procedures
Communication Policy
Damaged Library Materials
Development

Emergency
Emergency Closing
Estimate
Exhibit Policy & Guidelines
Food and Beverage
Gift Acceptance Policy
Interlibrary Loan (ILL)
Internet Safety
Investment Account
Investment Spending
Lending
Library Card Eligibility
Meeting Room Use Policy
Meeting Room Use Procedures
Patron Complaint
Patron Conduct
Pandemic Patron Code of Conduct Addendum
Patron Pets
Posting
Privacy
Programming Policy
Social Media
Special Collections
Technology Lending
Trustee Emeritus
Volunteer Policy


Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Justice Statement
 
Kennebunk Free Library is committed to fostering, cultivating, and preserving a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion. We encourage our community to embrace and share their life experiences, inventiveness, innovation, self-expression, and unique capabilities so that we may all better understand and learn from each other. We also embrace our community’s differences in age, color, disability, ethnicity, family or marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, language, national origin, physical and mental ability, political affiliation, race, religion, socio-economic status, veteran status and other characteristics that make our community unique. (November 2022)

 

Fine Free Resources

Our Lending Policy change on April 27, 2021 to go Fine Free brought with it several questions. We hope we are able to answer all of your inquiries with the information below. If not, please reach out for a conversation on the topic.

Resources
American Library Association Resolution on Monetary Library Fines as a Form of Social Inequity
Fine Free FAQ
Fine Free Presentation
Fine Free Press Release
Fine Free Research Write-Up
The Fine Free Experience at KFL
The Fine Free Experience at KFL (March, 7, 2022 Update)

Kennebunk Free Library in the News
No more late fees: Kennebunk Free Library goes "fine-free forever" for equity's sake by Stephen Porter, Seacoastonline, May 19, 2021

Maine Libraries Going Fine Free in the News
Bangor - Article
Lewiston - Article and Video
Portland  - Article
Scarborough Article and Video