Calendar of Events

"There is not such a cradle of democracy upon the earth as the Free Public Library, this republic of letters, where neither rank, office, nor wealth receives the slightest consideration."

Andrew Carnegie


Bug Storytime

Saturday, May 14


BOOKIN’ IT FOR THE LIBRARY

T-Shirt Design Contest Finalists!

 

Four finalists have been selected by our panel of judges, and now

it's time for the public to vote for the winning entry!

 

Cast your vote by email to splchild@martin.lib.wv.us with "Design Contest" in the subject line.  Pick your favorite from the four entries below.  One vote per person.  The poles will close at 7:00 pm on Monday, May 23.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Entry #1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Entry #2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Entry #3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Entry #4

 

Thank you to all participants for the wonderful entries!

 


 

BOOKIN’ IT

FOR

THE LIBRARY

 

This year’s annual Freedom’s Run experience is on October 1st, and we are THRILLEDto be a part of it!

 

As part of our partnership with the event,  if promotional code “library101” is  entered when registering for the event, Shepherdstown Public Library will receive a percentage of the proceeds for a new library.  Plus, as part of the registration process, participants also have the option to “make a donation to Shepherdstown Public Library.”  Very exciting!

Register for the Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K, or 5K Today!


FOSL BOOK SALE

Friday, May 27, 6:00 - 8:00 pm - Preview and Reception: $10

Saturday, May 28, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm - Regular Sale

Sunday, May 29, 10: am to 2:00 pm - Regular Sale

War Memorial Building, 102 East German Street

Hard Covers  *  Soft Covers  *  Paperbacks

Children's Books  *  Special Collections  *  DVDs  *  CDs

BARGAINS GALORE !!!


NEW in our Children's Department!

From Age of Learning, Inc., the award-winning ABCmouse.com curriculum is designed to help young children (ages 2-6+) build a strong foundation for future academic success.  ABCmouse.com is 100% educational, with over 3,500 learning activities across all major subject areas - reading, math, science, social studies, art, and music.  Best of all, kids love it!!

See our Children's Librarians for details.


Did you know?

Reading to children stimulates brain activation

Reading a book is good for your relationships

Reading for pleasure "boosts social relations"

 

 

Read all about it!

 

Neal Gaiman: Why our future depends on libraries, reading and daydreaming

 


Borrow an E-Reader!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pre-loaded with popular titles, or

request a download

 

Inquire in our Adult

and Children's Departments

 


Shepherdstown APRIL Calendar of Events

 

From the Visitor's Center


The Library Project

Read all about it!

Click here for the current edition of the Circulation Desk.

Building for the Future!

Make a Donation


 

Affordable Health Care Act

 

Shepherdstown Public Library is a local resource for information.

 

For information about health care coverage and

to sign up or order application forms,

visit www.healthcare.gov/marketplace

or call 800-318-2595

 

West Virginians for Affordable Health Care

www.wvahc.org


Learn 80 Languages !!

Register for Free, and Learn at Your Own Pace!


 

 

For additional electronic media database access, visit

Martinsburg-Berkeley County Public Library 

 

 

 

 

 

Email the Librarian:

spldirector@martin.lib.wv.us

(copy and paste into your email)

 

 

Donate Through eBay

 

 

 

 

 

 

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