important library dates:
Adult Craft Time at the library! Join us each month at the library to make different Pinterest Crafts. In August, we will make alcohol ink painted tiles.
All Shelby County Public Library locations will be CLOSED on Mon., Sept. 3 for the Labor Day holiday.
FIRST FRIDAY FUN! Stop by First Friday to help us kick off Shelby County Reads! Take part in art activities, say hi to Pete the Cat, and meet artists/authors Gabriel and Jamie Kay Lehman.
RUMMAGE SALE! The library’s annual rummage sale is Fri., Sept. 21 (9-5pm) & Sat., Sept. 22 (9-12pm). We are accepting donations for the sale.
FREE CONCERT ON THE OUTDOOR STAGE! If you like folk, country, and blues, you’ll love the Squirrel Hillbillies! Meet us in our community plaza for a free afternoon show.
TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE: We are pleased to announce that B.A. Shapiro, author of Shelby County Reads main book selection, The Muralist, will be joining us for a special presentation on Thurs., Oct. 11 at the First Presbyterian Church. A VIP Meet & Greet ($25) will be followed by an author presentation (free ticket required), Q&A, and book signing.
The library is proud to participate in Shelby County Reads, our county's "One Book, One Community" reading program. This year, The Muralist by B.A. Shapiro is our main selected book. Events will kick off on Fri., Sept. 7 with a special visit from Pete the Cat and author/artist Gabriel and Jamie Kay Lehman. Activities around "The Art of Reading" theme are scheduled for all ages from September - October. Check out the complete event calendar!
this week at the library:
Baby Bookworms is a storytime program for babies 18 months and under offered on Monday mornings.
Teens, fan of Dungeons & Dragons? We have a group that plays each month.
Tales for Tots is a storytime for babies and toddlers offered on Tuesday mornings.
If you want extra help using a computer, these classes are for you! Basic computer classes will be offered at both our Shelbyville and Morristown libraries.
Basic yoga classes are offered every Tuesday evening at the library's Morristown Branch (**During construction in August, classes will be held at the American Manor Apartments.)
This weekly computer club is great starter for any youth interested in building games/ software/ computers.
Join us for storytime at our Morristown Branch each week on Thursday mornings!