Story Time 

Story Time will be virtual via Google Classroom.  Stop by or call the library and we'll send you an email with all you need to started.  
We will begin an in-person Story Time on February 3, 2022.  Signups will be required, as well as, masks for ages 2 and up.  Stay tuned for more details.

The 11th Annual
Take Your Child to the Library Day.

February 5, 2022 is Take Your Child to the Library Day.  Stay tuned to see what we have planned for you and your family.  

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

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!  



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.