Calendar of Events

The richest person in the world - in fact all the riches in the world - couldn't provide you with anything like the endless, incredible loot available at your local library.

Malcolm Forbes

Did you know?

Reading a book is good for your relationships

Reading for pleasure "boosts social relations"




Wednesday, August 5th, behind the library at DARK!!!


Grab your lawn chair and some popcorn and come

join us for this family-friendly movie night. The price is

right - both ADMISSION and the ICE CREAM are FREE!


This wonderful Anime film is intended for viewers

6 years old and up. The movie will be shown outdoors,

 weather permitting, on the back wall of your favorite

 library as soon as the natural light goes down.

Rain date, August 12th

 Presented by Friends of Shepherdstown Library.


Ward Hill Lamon

The Summit Point Man Who Could Have Changed History


Bob O'Connor will bring Mr. Lamon to life in

a FREE program.


 Tuesday, September 15

7: 30 pm

O'Hurley's General Store

205 E. Washington Street



See the Press Release for more details.


This presentation is made possible through the "History Alive!" program of the West Virginia Humanities Council and the Friends of Shepherdstown Library (FOSL).



Book Signing

with author


Kevin R. Pawlak


August 29

10:30 am - 12:30 pm


Library Entrance



Nikki Giovanni


Shepherd University

2015 Appalachian Heritage

Writer in Residence.



Her widely celebrated book of poetry, Chasing Utopia, A Hybrid, is available for checkout at the library.


Learn more about this acclaimed author and upcoming schedule of events.


Summer Reading Programs 2015





















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Teen Art Contest

Entries in Photography, Video, Print Artwork, Short Story, Poem Entries due July 27.



Borrow a Kindle!















Pre-loaded with popular titles, or

request a download


Inquire in our Adult Department


Shepherdstown July Events


Shepherdstown Events

The Library Project

Read all about it!

Click here for the current edition of the Circulation Desk.

Building for the Future!

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Affordable Health Care Act


Shepherdstown Public Library is a local resource for information.


Open Enrollment from October 1, 2013


For information about health care coverage and

to sign up or order application forms,


or call 800-318-2595


West Virginians for Affordable Health Care

Learn 80 Languages !!

Register for Free, and Learn at Your Own Pace!



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