June 2015 Newsletter

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Summer Reading Program Begins June 13

“Every Hero Has a Story” is our theme for this years Summer Reading Program (SRP), beginning June 13. What’s your story?! What will your superhero name be and what about super powers? This summer is full of reading challenges, prizes, special programs, and activities including Silly Saturdays and Super Craft Fridays. A library card is not required to participate in SRP. Open for ages 0-17. Sign up on or after June 13. Check out more details and a Summer Reading events calendar by clicking here.

Silly Saturdays & Supercraft Fridays

Silly Saturdays will return beginning June 13! Every Saturday through July kids are welcome to find five silly things in the library and win a small prize. Get ready to be silly.

Let's make super cool hero themed crafts on Supercraft Fridays from 11am to 11:45am. For all ages. June 26 through July 24.

Book Sale Thank You's

The Upper Skagit Library Foundation would like to thank all of our lovely volunteers who helped coordinate the book sale on May 23 at the Concrete Saturday Market, especially Nancy and Steve Johnson. We are happy to announce our total for the day was $630. We are so thankful to the people of Concrete and surrounding communities who patronized our table and made this possible.

Mobile Library @ Marblemount Market

Mark your calendars. The library returns to the Marblemount Market every second Sunday of the month - June through September; June 14, July 12, August 9, and September 13. Check out our table full of books for checkout and for sale, library information, and kids’ activities. Stop by and say hello, return and checkout books, or sign up for a card.

Tutoring Every Friday

Our One-on-One Tutoring Program has now expanded to every Friday from 10am to 11am. Sit down with a library staff member and focus on basic computer skills, resumes and cover letters, or job applications. Schedule an appointment by phone or in person, 360.853.7939. Saturday appointments may be available upon request.

download e-books & audiobooks

Do you have an electronic device like an iPad, Kindle, or even a smart phone? You can download e-books and audio books straight to your devices with your library card. We have a few options for you: Washington Anytime Library System and OneClickDigital. Stop by and learn how to download e-books and audiobooks. We can walk you through the instructions or visit our website and explore the options. http://www.upperskagit.lib.wa.us/eBooks.html

Superhero Storytime June 6

Superhero Storytime is Saturday June 6 from 11am to 11:45am. Get your superhero on with stories, songs, and a supercraft. Families with small children are welcome to join us.

Library Board Meeting June 11

Our Upper Skagit Library Board of Trustees Meeting is June 11 at 5pm. The public is welcome. Join us to voice your comments or questions and get up-to-date on Library business and news.

Adult Fiction

Adult Non-Fiction


Young Adult & Junior

DVD - Fiction

DVD - Nonfiction

New Audiobooks

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Friday: 10am - 5pm

Saturday: 10am - 3pm

Closed: Sunday, Monday, Thursday

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