Author: Mason Warren

Watch as Library Director Pam Federspiel discusses the reopening of the library, which will occur in four phases: [vc_video link='https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zN2ZDICcqOw&feature=youtu.be']     The phases of reopening are fluid and are dependent on the number of active COVID-19 cases in Shelby County and directives from the governor and local health...

[This post was updated on May 24, 2020 after the online application for the absentee ballot and an official copy of the ballot for Shelby County became available.] This year’s primary election will function differently than any other in recent history, just as much of our...

The Shelby County Public Library is bringing Story Times to your home while we are closed! Although the story times will be virtual and recorded, each will follow the same format as our regular story time. Families can join Ms. Megan, the Youth Services Librarian,...

Friday, March 13, 2020, 8:20 PM: The Shelby County Public Library will be closed, beginning Monday, March 16, 2020. This decision was made tonight by the Board of Trustees after a recommendation from the Kentucky Department of Libraries and Archives. We will be closed until further...

Introduction The Shelby County Public Library (SCPL) is nearing its one-hundred-and-twentieth year of continued operation. SCPL opened in 1903 and has served the residents of Shelby County ever since. The original library in Shelby County opened in 1899 above the firehouse at Fountain Square on 5th and...

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