News.August.2016

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Library Foundation Book Sale

August 20, 9am - 3pm

Library Parking Lot


Buy Books and Support the Library! The Upper Skagit Library Foundation will host a used book sale at Cascade Days, Saturday August 20. Many genres represented. We see beautiful used books come into the library every day. Find your next favorite stack of books at our sale!


Volunteers needed for the sale, contact John Boggs, jboggswash@aol.com, 360-853-8347

Summer Reading Highlights

Thank You, Summer Reading Sponsors

The library thanks Summer Reading Program supporters and sponsors: Upper Skagit Library Foundation, Friends of Skagit Libraries, local businesses who donated prizes, and individuals who bought prizes via our Amazon Wish List.


We would also like to thank special guests comedy magician Alex Zerbe and steel drum musician Ian Dobson.

The Library @ Marblemount Market

Marblemount Market

Sunday, August 14, 12 - 4pm


The library is mobile at the Marblemount Market! Check out books, buy used books, get more information on the library, and kids activities, too. Brooke and Cora will be there to greet you. Come say hi! The last Market date is September 11.

Craft Friday - Glass Etching 101

August 5, 6pm

Upper Skagit Library

Supplies: Glass Item


Join us for Glass Etching 101 with our Library Director Brooke Pederson. Bring one glass item and an idea about what you'd like to etch.

"Cache in Concrete" Self-Guided Adventure

Cache in Concrete is a treasure hunt that's fun and educational for the whole family. Solve the clues and questions at specific locations around the town based on historical trivia. Plus, complete the Cache Challenge riddles and win a token. Booklets available at the library or participating businesses.


Follow Cache in Concrete on Facebook

Amazon Wish List

Purchase Prizes from our Amazon Wish List to show your support for the library. Many of these prizes for kids are hands-on and educational.


Follow this link and click on the item to purchase a prize. Kids earn prizes by completing reading challenges and learning activities during library programs throughout the year. They learn, you give, everyone smiles!


Send to: 45770 Main Street, Concrete, WA 98237

Tech Tutoring & More

Library Tutor Program

Fridays, 10 – 11am

Appointment required, 360.853.7939


Need Help? The library is the place to be! Library staff and volunteers can guide you through basic computer skills and mobile device questions. Plus, work on job search skills and job applications, resumes and cover letters.

Adult Fiction

Adult Nonfiction

Children's

Junior/YA

DVDs

New Magazines

Contact Us

Tue & Wed: 10am - 7pm

Fri: 10am - 5pm

Sat: 10am - 3pm

Closed: Sunday, Monday, Thursday

Building Room to Grow

Upper Skagit Library Board of Trustees Meeting occurs the second Thursday of each month, 5pm, Library.