• Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

    Join librarian Vanessa to discuss Roland Smith's Peak, an emotional, tension-filled story of a 14-year-old boy's attempt to be the youngest person to reach the top of Mount Everest.

    The only thing you'll find on the summit of Mount Everest is a divine view. The things that really matter lie far below. - Peak Marcello

    After fourteen-year-old Peak Marcello is arrested for scaling a New York City skyscraper...

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  • Every other Tuesday at 2:15 p.m.

    Preschool children will enjoy stories, games, and crafts during story time. Story time is held every-other Tuesday at 2:15 pm. Upcoming dates include June 18 (summer theme), July 2 (fireworks theme), and July 16 (moon theme).

    Story time is free, no registration is required, and while it is best suited for toddlers, all are welcome. We don't expect that your preschooler will sit still or be quiet as these are skills that they are learning at this age. We will encourage these behaviors as appropriate.

  • Families can enjoy the Scandinavia Public Library's story walk in Jorgens Park Preserve. Located near the northeastern edge of Silver Lake in Scandinavia, the story walk is a 0.4-mile loop trail beginning east of the park's picnic pavilion. As families walk the trail, they will enjoy reading pages from a children's picture book that have been placed along the trail.

    Combining literacy with outdoor activity, the story walk is a great way to enjoy some meaningful family-bonding time.

    Currently on the...

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  • Every other Monday from 1-5pm

    Have you ever wanted to play Dungeons & Dragons? Join librarian Meredith on an amazing adventure!

    New players are welcome, and we are happy to teach people who are new to the game.

    It is important that players try to make as many game dates as possible. If you will not be able to make it to most of the game dates, game aids and spectators are welcome too!

    Ages 12 through adult.

Did you know that you have access to over 135 full-color digital magazines, free with your libary card? Read anywhere, anytime on your mobile divice or computer. We have magazines on food & cooking, health & fitness, life-style, cars & motorcycles, science & technology, travel, current events, woodworking, photography, and more!

If you haven't tried our digital magazine collection yet, keep reading to learn how to get started.

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Blast off into summer reading with the Universe of Stories summer reading program at the Scandinavia Public Library!

Research shows that reading only 20 minutes per day benfits both children and adults, and joining a summer reading program can help individuals of all ages reach this goal.

We've hung the solar system from our ceiling at the Scaninavia Public Library. Record your time spent reading on a reading log, then bring it to the library. Reading program participants will Read More about 2019 Summer Reading Program

The Scandinavia Public Library invites all crafters to Crafting Bee! Enjoy an atmosphere of creativity and mutual support as you work alongside other crafters. Whether you knit, crochet, cross stitch, quilt bead, or scrap, and whether you are a novice or an experienced pro, these sessions are open to everyone! Assistance is available for a wide variety of crafts as well. All ages are welcome, although younger children should be supervised. This group meets every Thursday morning from 10 a.m Read More about Crafting Bee