The Ballard Center Welcomes Lithgow Library

Lithgow Library Temporarily Moves to Ballard Center


Augusta, ME - The Ballard Center welcomes Lithgow Library in spring of 2015!

April 13th, 2015 Lithgow Library will temporarily close its current location .  Doors will open Mid-May, or earlier if possible at the Ballard Center. The Ballard Center is located at 6 East Chestnut Street in Augusta, ME. Lithgow will be located on the Lobby floor of the building and is expected to stay at the Ballard Center for about 18th months, or until renovations at original building are completed.

Lithgow will not only house their collection, but also host programs and events at the temporary Ballard location. Children’s programs, book discussion groups and other events will be held in the designated program space on lobby level. 

Parking at the Ballard Center is plentiful. Designated ADA accessible parking is conveniently located near the main lobby entrance and general parking is located on Arsenal Street. If parking in the Arsenal Street lot, patrons can enter at the Arsenal Street building entrance and follow directional signs to elevators and up to the main lobby floor. 

The library will be open at the Ballard Center Mon-Thurs 9am-8pm, Fri 9am-5pm and Sat 9am-12pm. There will be an after-hours book drop located just outside of the main entrance, off the lobby level of the Ballard Center.


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For more information or any inquires about available space for lease at the Ballard Center please email