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 »
Monthly Archives: December 2020
“Chickens, Gin, and a Maine Friendship” Available For Sale At Skidompha!
The new book, “Chickens, Gin, and a Maine Friendship: The Correspondence of E. B. White and Edmund Ware Smith” is now for sale at Skidompha. White and Smith, popular authors who had homes in Maine, maintained a lively correspondence that began in 1956 and ended when Smith died in 1967. Smith and his wife… 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 »
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 »