We have a diverse selection of:
Latest best-selling fiction & non-fiction, classics, and popular favorite books Audiobooks on CD
Large Print books
Popular magazines & regional newspapers
Children’s books, media, and activity kits
Stop. Sit. and Read. programming
Young Adult/Teen fiction, non-fiction & Graphic Novels
Local history & genealogy resources
STEM kits Game/Activity kits
Book bundles and Movie bundles
Backyard games (weather dependent)
Ongoing indoor book sale Monthly local artist display
Monthly crafts and Take & Make activities
We also offer:
Public access computers & free wireless access for personal device
Photocopy & Fax service for a fee
Federal tax forms (Jan-Apr)
Interlibrary Loan service for materials our library doesn't own
Museum Passes for reduced or free admission
Outreach services to local public/private schools, senior citizens (Outreach efforts may change based on COVID)
The D. A. Hurd Library is a drop-off location, accepting non-perishable donations for the North Berwick Food Pantry, and also has a Community Food Exchange.
Thanks to a grant from Kennebunk Savings Bank, the Berwick Public Library, South Berwick Public Library, and D. A. Hurd Library are able to offer passes to our patrons at no cost to receive free/reduced admission at the following libraries.
Passes can be picked up at the circulation desk and must be reserved for use on a specific day. (Museum of Science pass pick-up is at Berwick Public Library)
Please double check each museum's website for details on their current hours and guidelines for visiting.
This pass gives the holder a 50% discount on Museum admission for up to four people.
Pass gives the holder 50% off for up to four people.
This pass allows you to visit one of Historic New England's 36 properties for free admission.
Each pass provides up to two people a $10 admission per person.
This pass allows free entry for up to two adults and six children.
This pass allows two adults and 4 children or grandchildren (under 18) from the same household a 50% discount on admission. You will also receive a 10% discount at the Seacoast Science Center's Nature Store. Odiorne Point State Park will charge you a separate parking fee.
Free admission for two adults and up to four children.
This pass will admit up to 4 people at a 50% discount on tickets to the Museum’s Exhibit Halls. Children under 3 are not included in the count of 4 and are always admitted for free but must have a timed ticket.
Pass provides complimentary admission for up to two adults, as well as their children and grandchildren, to visit the gardens (excluding special events).