Volunteers & Donations Wanted for Book Sale

Volunteers wanted for Board of Trustee's Book Sale at the Scituate Farmers Market! Interested in volunteering with the library? We would love to have you be part of our team. Scan the QR code below or follow the link and sign up for the date & time you are available - it's that easy! For any questions or assistance with signing up, call us at 401-647-5133 https://www.signupgenius.com/go/409054daea62daafc1-artfestival   DONATIONS WANTED Do you have any books, DVD's, or CD's in good condition you are ready to part with? Donate them to the library! We will happily take them off your hands…

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Wellness Kits Now Available

The wait is finally over! Wellness Kits are now available for you to check out at the library. Test out the products and resources we have specially curated for each individual kit. **Each Kit can be checked out for 3 Weeks at a time. There are no renewals and you cannot put one on hold. When returning your Kit, please make sure to bring it in to the Main Circulation Desk. Each Kit tag lists all of the products within** Adult Yoga Kit: Yoga Mat Strap 2 Wedges 2 Blocks 2 Joint Relief Blocks Knee Pad Joint Health Kit: Foldable…

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BookPage Digital Edition

Welcome to the BookPage digital edition!   Click HERE to discover this month's best new books!

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Three Sentence Scary Story Contest

Submissions begin September 22 until October 20 Autumn beings on September 22 - Let’s make that the unofficial start of Spooky Season! Put your writing skills to the test and see if you can create a scary story in only three sentences. The best story will be given a prize! Submit your stories to Hannah hannah@scituatelibrary.org, or feel free to drop it off in person.

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Q+ Book Club Returns

We have a new book group forming, to read queer fiction, history, and biography! When is this happening? We will be meeting on the final Thursday of every month. We are starting again in June 2022, in honor of Pride Month! 🌈 Our first meeting is on June 30, and we will be discussing Symptoms of Being Human by Jeff Garvin  If you can't make the discussion - that's okay! Everything is on Discord so feel free to drop-in whenever you can! How do I get my book? Through the library using your library card. If you need help reserving a…

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Mask-wearing policy - March 2022

Masks are now optional at the library, but welcome. A mask is especially appreciated if you haven't been vaccinated. We will still be offering masks at the Main Circulation desk if you wish to wear one. Curbside pick-up is still available. You can call ahead and order whatever books or topics you're interested in, and we'll leave them for you in a paper bag. For curbside pickup, call 401-647-5133 whenever we are open, and someone will pack up what you need and check it out to you.

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Yes, we are having the book sale

After a one-year hiatus, the Scituate Art Festival is returning, and the library is excited to be there with you, October 9-11! Our Board of Trustees' book sale will be back and better than ever! Except for the library itself, the book sale is the best way to get your hands on something to read without spending a lot of money - and it supports the library, too. This event wouldn't be possible without the community's great donations, our Board, and the time spent by our volunteer book sorters and everyone who signs up to carry the big heavy boxes.…

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5 Tried-and-true Ways to Use Your Library Card

September is National Library Card Sign-up Month! A library card is 100% FREE, and gives you access to technology, resources, and services to pursue your passions and dreams. This summer, the library went fine-free, so the opportunity is sweeter than ever. Here are the 5 best ways to use a library card. (Did we mention that it's all free?) 5. Walk in and borrow a book, or two, or ten... You knew this one already, but we think the basics are important! The library has literally thousands of books for you to borrow, in every genre, and we're getting new…

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Mask-wearing policy - August 2021

Please remember that masks are mandatory at the library if you are not vaccinated. That includes all children under the age of 12! If you choose not to wear a mask, we will gladly bring you any items that you need at curbside. You can even call ahead and order whatever you want - even if it's something vague like "children's books about dogs" or "superhero movies" - we can help. We're actually really good at it! For curbside pickup, call 401-647-5133 whenever we are open, and someone will pack up what you need and check it out to you.

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Mobile Printing Available Now!

We are introducing Princh, a new cloud-based printing solution. Princh allows our patrons to print using their own mobile devices or laptops. Finally, if you need to print something from your phone, you no longer have to sign on to one of our computers to try and access it! To print from your Android or Apple device just download the free Princh app from your app store. To print from your laptop visit print.princh.com. The prices are the same as our usual print prices - $0.10/page for black and white, $0.25/page for color) but you can pay directly from your…

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