Shelby County Public Library - Shelbyville, Indiana


We are excited to announce that updates to the library's property are in development! Construction is slated to begin in SEPTEMBER 2017. Learn more...

BRICK FUNDRAISER: Book a brick and make a difference at the library. We are raising money to help complete the community plaza. Have a brick engraved for the plaza to recognize a family member, your business, a friend, an important date, or your favorite book! PAVER FORMS ARE DUE BY NOVEMBER 1


The library will be under construction from September 1, 2017-January 31, 2018. Our librarians will do what we can to keep inconveniences during construction to a minimum and to keep you informed of the timeline of work! Please review this notification to see what services of the library will be affected.


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:: Shelby County Reads - Shelby County's One Book/One Read Program (2017 - It's a Mystery!

:: Beginning Genealogy 101 - Aug 16 @ 7 p.m. *Genealogy & Local History Dept.

:: TEENS: STEAM Workshop (Solar Eclipse Viewers) - Aug 16 @ 5-6 p.m. *SCPL Main Library & Aug 17 @ 5-6 p.m. *Velma Wortman Morristown Branch

:: Vinyl Night 70's Music - Aug 22 @ 7 p.m.; *SCPL Main Library

:: Quilt As You Go - Aug 29 & Sept 26 @ 6 p.m.; *SCPL Annex - Carnegie East Wing

:: Books and Brew: Not your Mother's Book Club - Aug 31 @ 7 p.m. *Cagney's Pizza King

:: Book Sale - Sept 11-16 during library hours *SCPL Main Library and Velma Wortman Morristown Branch

:: An Introduction to Plant Medicine - Sept 11 @ 7 p.m. *SCPL Annex - Carnegie East Wing

:: Lunch-N-Learn: Building a Lifetime of Financial Stability - Sept 14 @ 12 p.m. RSVP Required ( *SCPL Annex - Carnegie East Wing

:: Johnny Appleseed Festival - Sept 23 @ 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. *SCPL Main Library

Quilt As You Go Workshop August 29 (6pm) and September 26 (6pm) with Susan Weaver. Learn how to how to make a scrappy quilt block with the ‘quilt as you go’ method. 


::  If your child (birth-age 5) lives in the Waldron, IN or Morristown, IN School District, register for Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library! 

Every month, until their fifth birthday, your child will receive a FREE book appropriate for their age. 

REGISTER HERE or stop in at our Morristown Library branch and we will get you registered!

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