Children 5 and under are welcome to join us on Thursday mornings at 10 a.m. for stories, songs, games, and more. Call the library with any questions.
Needle Crafts at the Library
Join us on Thursdays at 10:30 for knitting, crocheting, or your choice of needle crafts. All skill levels are welcome!
Haunted Halloween Craft
Stop by the library on Saturday, Oct. 27 between 9 and 1 to decorate a Spooky Bird House. We will provide the supplies.
Also, show us your Halloween costumes on Wednesday, Oct. 31 for a Trick or Treat surprise!
Save the date for the Annual Book & Bake Sale
Saturday, November 17 from 9-1
Early Bird Preview Sale from 8-9 a.m. with a $5 fee.
Great selection – great prices – something for everyone!
Now accepting donations of gently used books for the upcoming sale. Please bring in your clean donations during regular business hours only. NO textbooks, Readers Digest Condensed books, or encyclopedia sets.
SCOTLAND/CANTERBURY BOOK CLUB
Join us each month for a peer-led book discussion.
Below are the titles, dates, times, and locations for our 2018 discussions. Books are available at each library prior to the discussion date. Call or stop by to reserve a copy.
Please note, all book discussions will be held on the third Tuesday of the month (except where noted), alternating between the 2 libraries. Discussions begin at 7:05 p.m.
January 16, 2018 at Scotland Public Library – The Glass Universe by Dava Sobel
February 20, 2018 at Canterbury Public Library – Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie
March 20, 2018 at Scotland Public Library - News of the World by Paulette Jiles
April 17, 2018 at Canterbury Public Library – The poems of Emily Dickinson
May 15, 2018 at Scotland Public Library – QCReads selection for 2018: The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict
June 19, 2018 at Canterbury Public Library – Eye of the Needle by Ken Follett
*June 20, 2018 at Mansion at Bald Hill in Woodstock- Quiet Corner Reads Evening with guest author – Marie Benedict
July 17, 2018 at Scotland Public Library – Your favorite book from childhood
August 21, 2018 at Canterbury Public Library – Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly
September 18, 2018 at Scotland Public Library- Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw
October 16, 2018 at Canterbury Public Library - Bobby Kennedy: A Raging Spirit by Chris Matthews
November 20, 2018 at Scotland Public Library - Wild Things: The Joy of Reading Children’s Literature as an Adult by Bruce Handy
December 18, 2018 at Canterbury Public Library – Annual Holiday Book Selection Party and discussion of Red Bird Christmas by Fannie Flagg
January 15, 2019 at Scotland Public Library – Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz
*This event may be of interest to our Book Club members. Contact the library for more information about Quiet Corner Reads.