Story Time Calendar

Story Time will resume in the Fall on Thursday mornings.  

Summer Reading

Visit the library June 22nd-June 26th to register your child for our summer reading program!  We have an exciting schedule of events planned!  

Summer Reading

Schedule of Events

June 22, 2021

Registration begins!

Pick up the packet during business hours this week!

July 10, 2021

Outdoor Story Time & Craft

10 a.m.

July 24, 2021

Outdoor Story Time & Craft

10 a.m.

July 31, 2021

Outdoor Story Time & Craft

10 a.m.

August 6, 2021

Finale- "Over & Under the Pond" presented by  The  Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center

4 p.m.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

We are excited to announce the kickoff of our newest program...1000 Books Before Kindergarten! 

This is a fun, exciting, and free program to foster your child's love of reading!  

Visit the library to pick up the special materials and check in with us as you reach each 100 book milestone!  Once you reach 1,000 books, we'll celebrate and you will receive an awesome set of books!

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Nutmeg Book Award 2021

The Winners:

We Don't Eat Our Classmates by Ryan T. Higgins (Elementary)- 1178 Votes

Restart by Gordon Korman (Intermediate)- 1726 Votes

New Kid by Jerry Craft (Middle School)- 553 Votes

Symptoms of Being Human by Jeff Garvin (High School)- 77 Votes

Nutmeg Book Award

The 2022 Nutmeg Nominees Are Here!

We have many of these titles here at the library.  Please stop by and check them out so you will be ready to vote in April!  

Elementary

Intermediate

Middle School

High School

We have a Rainbow Library

The Scotland Public Library is a proud supporter of the Rainbow Library Community Reads Project which celebrates LGBTQ+ books for kids of all ages.  Check out some of these amazing titles here at the library.

Rainbow Library

New Baby Gift Bag

The Scotland Public Library wants to congratulate new parents in town!  If you have a child that was born in 2020 or 2021 and you haven’t received a Baby Gift Bag, stop by the library today! 

Funding for the bags is provided by the Hampton/Scotland School Readiness Grant. 

***Don’t forget to check our Parenting Shelf in the Children’s Room.