Monmouth Library will sponsor the annual May Faire
MONMOUTH – The 36th annual May Faire, a community event sponsored by the Friends of the Cumston Public Library, is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 21 at Cumston Hall, 796 Main St
Featured will be perennials from the local garden and annuals from area greenhouses. Food will include lobster rolls, burgers and hot dogs.
There will be activities for children and several community groups and local artisans will have offerings. A bake sale will feature United Church items and used books will be sold.
The event will take place rain or shine and all activities, with the exception of the book sale, will take place outdoors. All proceeds support library programs.
The Friends are also accepting donations of perennials for the event. People can leave donated plants on the grounds of Cumston Hall from Thursday to Saturday, May 18 to 21, and label the plants with the plant name and flower color where appropriate.
Hosta, rhubarb, bleeding hearts, irises and herbs are selling well, according to a press release from the library.
For more information, call Amy Dolan at 207-512-0195.
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