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Teen Services Offering Virtual Cooking and Jewelry Making Classes

    Want to learn how to cook a delicious dessert from the Head Chef at Lincoln Academy, or design and make a beautiful leather and bead bracelet with Aboca Beads? We are excited to announce two upcoming virtual classes for teens, made possible by generous funding from the Anonimo Foundation.   Virtual Cooking Class—April… Read more »

Opening for Browsing & Borrowing on Tuesday, March 16!

We will be opening the Library again for Browsing and Borrowing on Tuesday, March 16th!  Feel free to come inside the library to browse our shelves on Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday between 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Browse and borrow from the stacks, renew your books, scan, fax, photocopy a document, or get a… Read more »

Accepting Submissions for Volume 6 of EPOCH Creative Magazine!

We are so excited to begin work on Volume 6 of EPOCH Creative Magazine at Skidompha Library.   We are currently accepting submissions for artwork and writing from teens ages 13 – 18. Send us your work – poetry, fiction, nonfiction, photography, graphic novel design, and artwork, for a chance to be featured in the… Read more »

Skidompha Holiday Closure – 12/24/20 -1/4/21

We are closing at the end of the day on December 23 and will reopen at 10:00 a.m. on January 5, 2021. During this time we will be fully closed—no curbside, no online story time, or online programming. During our closure, we will still be thinking about the library and about all of you—about how… Read more »

Voting Begins Today for Skidompha’s Mock Caldecott & Mock Newbery Awards!

Skidompha Youth Services invites you to join our awards committee for Skidompha’s first-ever Mock Caldecott and Mock Newbery Awards—The Caldecott and Newbery Awards are two of the most prominent awards given each year celebrating children’s literature. Let’s choose our favorites, too!  Details: Voting is open to everyone, there is no age limit.  Download here: 2021… Read more »

Skidompha Secondhand Book Shop Gift Certificates Available

Dear Friends, The Skidompha Secondhand Book Shop is closed for now due to the pandemic, but gift certificates for the shop can be purchased and used at the shop when it reopens. All book shop purchases, including gift certificates, directly support the programs and collections of Skidompha Public Library. Customers may order gift certificates by… Read more »

Giving Tuesday

PLEASE DONATE TODAY  Dear friends, Today Skidompha will be joining people around the world to honor GivingTuesday and we invite you to join us. “GivingTuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good. Over the past seven years, it has grown into a global movement that inspires… Read more »

Skidompha Online Programs During Closure

Dear reader, Skidompha is more than a building. Though our building is closed until at least April 27th, our staff want to connect with you online. We hope you’ll check out some of our upcoming online programs listed on our “Programming” website pages and join a zoom group, a Facebook Live event, post a photo… Read more »