The Ann P. Hammond Memorial Literature series was established with a gift in memory of Ms. Hammond, a teacher and poet and generous friend of the library. This series brings poets and writers into the library to share their work with the community.

The Portland Press Herald has an article about her life and influence here: Ann P. Hammond, 85, was an educator, adventurer, poet (

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