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Families of Shelby County, We, your Library Director and Youth Services Librarian, are writing to make you aware of changes to the Shelby County Public Library’s annual Summer Reading program. Our community–and world–are in the midst of unparalleled circumstances. We realize we’re just one of many...

Happy Tuesday Friends! It is time for another story time with Ms. Megan! Today we are reading one of my favorite new books the library acquired! It is called Let’s all Creep through the Crocodile Creek by Jonny Lambert. This picture book will take us...

For years, the story of the Titanic has fascinated historians, scientists, storytellers, and more. How could something heralded as unsinkable, something so extravagant, reach the exact fate its designers and builders tried to avoid? Yet on this day 108 years ago, that's exactly what happened....

Happy Tuesday morning! Since this morning is a bit cold and chilly, why not stay in your PJ's for a Pajama Story Time from home! Grab your stuffed animals, blankets and pillows, and enjoy a cozy story time with Ms. Megan as she reads about...

Feeling a little bored during quarantine? Try out a Digital Escape Room! Just solve the puzzles to escape. When you try out these escape rooms, make sure to post a picture using the hashtag #scplfromhome and tag us @scplibraryky! Special thanks to all the wonderful librarians who...

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,...

Before we make a decision to spend our hard-earned money to purchase something we need or want, we want to make sure we’re buying something worth having. Sometimes with so many mixed reviews, it’s hard to know who to trust. That’s where Consumer Reports comes...

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...

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