Reserve Baxter, the Library Cat Mascot

NOTICE: Baxter has sustained some considerable damage and has been retired. The Maine State Library is working to contract for a new Baxter costume.We will let you know the timeline as soon as we get details. Thanks for your patience!

Only libraries may reserve the costume.

Reservation Form


  1. Please read the mascot costume use policy and frequently asked questions about the costume.
  2. Please check the mascot calendar to see if your request date is booked.
  3. Please only complete the form below for confirmed events.
  4. Use "Additional Information" field for questions/comments related to reservation. If your event is more than one day, please indicate in this box.

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Reservation Information
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