Library Hours

Monday and Friday
10:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday-Wednesday-Thursday
10:00am-8:00pm
Saturday
10:00am-2:00pm
Sunday
Closed through Labor Day

Holidays

Independence Day
Sat, July 04
Labor Day
Mon, September 07
Columbus Day
Mon, October 12

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Teen Movie Night: Sky High

Come see this super hero movie that was ahead of its time.

Let's Talk America! July Topic

The subject of wealth inequality - also known as the "income gap" - will be the topic for the next Let's Talk America forum.

Whiplash

Join us for this intense film about a young jazz drummer and his talented but terrifying mentor.

Drawing Workshop

Come learn about the basics of drawing and cartooning from an expert.

4H Kitchen Science

Come make bouncy balls and a tasty treat using ordinary items you find in your kitchen!

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Stop in and pick up your free copy of the latest issue of BookPage. This popular service is provided by the Friends of Scarborough Library. The new issue arrives the first of every month. Get your copy while they last!

Calendar

Yesterday

  1. Baby Lapsit
    • Start time: 09:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, June 30th
    • End time: 10:30am
    • Every Tuesday: Baby Lapsit - Meeting Room 9:30 AM
      Ages birth to 18 months with an adult
      Nursery rhymes, movement activities, songs, finger play with Marilyn.

      Learn More

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  2. Toddler Time
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, June 30th
    • End time: 11:30am
    • Every Tuesday: Toddler Time - Meeting Room 10:30 AM
      Ages 18 months and up with an adult
      Picture books, rhymes, songs, and movement with Marilyn.

      Learn More

    • View this event in Google Calendar

Today

  1. Teen Movie Night: Sky High

Tomorrow

  1. Family Story Times
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • End date: Thursday, July 2nd
    • End time: 11:00am
    • Every Thursday: Family Story Time - Amphitheater
      10:30 AM Ages 3 to 7 with an adult

      Join Janet and promote a love for reading with members of your family...grandparents, aunts, uncles, friends - all are welcome! And Banjo Man, Duncan Perry, will join us every second Thursday of the month for a fun sing-a-long!

      Learn More

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  2. Let's Talk America!
    • Start time: 06:30pm
    • End date: Thursday, July 2nd
    • End time: 07:30pm
    • Let's Talk America!
      Every First Thursday of the Month

      Let's Talk America! forums are happening all around the country, bringing people together for inclusive, respectful dialogue about issues facing our communities, our state, and our nation. Come share your views—and consider new insights. This program is free and open to the public. Check our website homepage a week prior for the monthly topic. For more information, contact local facilitator, Sam Kelley at cell 650-1814.

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Saturday, July 4th

  1. Closed for Independence Day

Sunday, July 5th

  1. Closed: Summer Hours
    • End date: Sunday, July 5th
    • Summer Weekend Hours change July through Labor Day. The Library will be open Saturdays from 10am to 2pm and will be closed on Sundays.

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Monday, July 6th

  1. Movie Matinee
    • Start time: 01:30pm
    • End date: Monday, July 6th
    • End time: 03:30pm
    • Monday Movie Matinee
      First Monday of Each Month

      Join us for a FREE viewing of contemporary and classic movies - from recent theater releases to old favorites. Check the homepage of our website for the monthly selection at www.scarboroughlibrary.org. This event is open to the public.

      Learn More

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Tuesday, July 7th

  1. Baby Lapsit
    • Start time: 09:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, July 7th
    • End time: 10:30am
    • Every Tuesday: Baby Lapsit - Meeting Room 9:30 AM
      Ages birth to 18 months with an adult
      Nursery rhymes, movement activities, songs, finger play with Marilyn.

      Learn More

    • View this event in Google Calendar
  2. Book Discussion Group
  3. Toddler Time
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, July 7th
    • End time: 11:30am
    • Every Tuesday: Toddler Time - Meeting Room 10:30 AM
      Ages 18 months and up with an adult
      Picture books, rhymes, songs, and movement with Marilyn.

      Learn More

    • View this event in Google Calendar
  4. Pajamarama
    • Start time: 06:30pm
    • End date: Tuesday, July 7th
    • End time: 07:30pm
    • Pajamas in the library? Absolutely! Children ages 4 and up are invited to wear their coziest pajamas and bring their favorite thing to cuddle.

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Wednesday, July 8th

  1. Drawing Workshop
  2. Drawing Workshop

Thursday, July 9th

  1. Family Story Times
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • End date: Thursday, July 9th
    • End time: 11:00am
    • Every Thursday: Family Story Time - Amphitheater
      10:30 AM Ages 3 to 7 with an adult

      Join Janet and promote a love for reading with members of your family...grandparents, aunts, uncles, friends - all are welcome! And Banjo Man, Duncan Perry, will join us every second Thursday of the month for a fun sing-a-long!

      Learn More

    • View this event in Google Calendar

Friday, July 10th

  1. Janet's Book Group
    • Start time: 11:15am
    • End date: Friday, July 10th
    • End time: 12:15pm
    • Come to a special summer book group for kids entering grades 3 thru 5. We'll be reading a great book by Ingrid Law called Savvy.
      Learn More

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Saturday, July 11th

  1. Summer Hrs. 10am - 2pm
    • End date: Saturday, July 11th
    • Summer Weekend Hours change July through Labor Day. The Library will be open Saturdays from 10am to 2pm and will be closed on Sundays.

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  2. Knitting Group
    • Start time: 10:00am
    • End date: Saturday, July 11th
    • End time: 12:00pm
    • LIBRARY KNITTING GROUP
      EVERY SATURDAY FROM 10:00 AM TO NOON
      LOCATION: CONFERENCE ROOM

      Whether you’ve been knitting for decades or days, join the Library's Knitting Group in the Conference Room (located near the public computers). Bring knitting needles, yarn, patterns...whatever you have. FMI call 883-4723 option 4.

      LEARN MORE

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Sunday, July 12th

  1. Closed: Summer Hours
    • End date: Sunday, July 12th
    • Summer Weekend Hours change July through Labor Day. The Library will be open Saturdays from 10am to 2pm and will be closed on Sundays.

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Tuesday, July 14th

  1. Baby Lapsit
    • Start time: 09:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, July 14th
    • End time: 10:30am
    • Every Tuesday: Baby Lapsit - Meeting Room 9:30 AM
      Ages birth to 18 months with an adult
      Nursery rhymes, movement activities, songs, finger play with Marilyn.

      Learn More

    • View this event in Google Calendar
  2. Toddler Time
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, July 14th
    • End time: 11:30am
    • Every Tuesday: Toddler Time - Meeting Room 10:30 AM
      Ages 18 months and up with an adult
      Picture books, rhymes, songs, and movement with Marilyn.

      Learn More

    • View this event in Google Calendar

Wednesday, July 15th

  1. Classical Myths and Maps
  2. 4H Kitchen Science

Thursday, July 16th

  1. Family Story Times
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • End date: Thursday, July 16th
    • End time: 11:00am
    • Every Thursday: Family Story Time - Amphitheater
      10:30 AM Ages 3 to 7 with an adult

      Join Janet and promote a love for reading with members of your family...grandparents, aunts, uncles, friends - all are welcome! And Banjo Man, Duncan Perry, will join us every second Thursday of the month for a fun sing-a-long!

      Learn More

    • View this event in Google Calendar

Friday, July 17th

  1. Janet's Book Group
    • Start time: 11:15am
    • End date: Friday, July 17th
    • End time: 12:15pm
    • Come to a special summer book group for kids entering grades 3 thru 5. We'll be reading a great book by Ingrid Law called Savvy.
      Learn More

    • View this event in Google Calendar

Saturday, July 18th

  1. Summer Hrs. 10am - 2pm
    • End date: Saturday, July 18th
    • Summer Weekend Hours change July through Labor Day. The Library will be open Saturdays from 10am to 2pm and will be closed on Sundays.

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  2. Knitting Group
    • Start time: 10:00am
    • End date: Saturday, July 18th
    • End time: 12:00pm
    • LIBRARY KNITTING GROUP
      EVERY SATURDAY FROM 10:00 AM TO NOON
      LOCATION: CONFERENCE ROOM

      Whether you’ve been knitting for decades or days, join the Library's Knitting Group in the Conference Room (located near the public computers). Bring knitting needles, yarn, patterns...whatever you have. FMI call 883-4723 option 4.

      LEARN MORE

    • View this event in Google Calendar

Sunday, July 19th

  1. Closed: Summer Hours
    • End date: Sunday, July 19th
    • Summer Weekend Hours change July through Labor Day. The Library will be open Saturdays from 10am to 2pm and will be closed on Sundays.

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Tuesday, July 21st

  1. Baby Lapsit
    • Start time: 09:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, July 21st
    • End time: 10:30am
    • Every Tuesday: Baby Lapsit - Meeting Room 9:30 AM
      Ages birth to 18 months with an adult
      Nursery rhymes, movement activities, songs, finger play with Marilyn.

      Learn More

    • View this event in Google Calendar
  2. Toddler Time
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • End date: Tuesday, July 21st
    • End time: 11:30am
    • Every Tuesday: Toddler Time - Meeting Room 10:30 AM
      Ages 18 months and up with an adult
      Picture books, rhymes, songs, and movement with Marilyn.

      Learn More

    • View this event in Google Calendar
  3. Northern Stars Planetarium
    • Start time: 05:30pm
    • End date: Tuesday, July 21st
    • End time: 07:30pm
    • Come visit a Star Lab right in the middle of the library. Crawl inside and watch a show hosted by an animated golden retriever named Sandy.
      Learn More

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