Library Events

Family Movie Day:

Wed, July 23, 10am & 1:00pm

Family MovieSpend the day watching movies at the library! Two recent and popular movies will be screening. First movie starts at 10:00am (PG), second movie at 1:00 pm (PG-13). Free popcorn and water will be provided. Stop in or call to find out movie titles.

Critic's Choice Movies:

Fri, August 1st, 12:30pm

movieFree movies for adults! The "Critic's Choice Movies" series will continue with a coming of age tale set during WWII. Starring a young Christian Bale, this beautifully sprawling drama will keep you on the edge of your seat. Refreshments will be provided by the Merrill Area Community Enrichment Center. For more information contact the library at (715) 536-7191.

Book Buzz:

Tuesday 8/5 and 8/19, 5:30 to 7:00 p.m

Book BuzzExciting new book club for Third through Fifth Graders. Each participant will receive a copy of one fiction book and one nonfiction book to keep, “About Average” and “Do Tornadoes Really Twist?”. In addition, the kids will make some delicious, healthy snacks. To register, call 715-536-7191, or stop in at the second floor reference desk by Thursday, July 31.

Children's Summer Reading Program:

June 6th - July 25

Children Summer ReadingFizz, Boom, Read! There will be plenty of Scott Free children's activities at the library this summer! The prize wheel is back for children age 3 through grade 5, Lunch Bunch is available for grades 3-5, there will be Special Family Events at Prairie River Middle School, free movies, and many other exciting activities. Please see our flyer for complete details.

Adult Summer Reading Program:

May 27th - August 21st

Summer ReadingLiterary Elements. Joining the T.B. Scott Library Adult Summer Reading Program couldn’t be easier. Simply keep track of your summer reading on an official entry form (entry forms available at the library). After you read five books, submit your entry form for a chance to win great prizes. There will be a random drawing 3 times over the summer, so it’s never too late to join!

Teen Summer Reading Program:

June 6th - August 22nd

Children Summer ReadingSpark a Reaction! Grades 6-12 have the special opportunity to participate in the Teen Summer Reading Program. For each book a teen reads, they are eligible to win a free prize and teens can pick out a free book after reading their first book of the summer. Also, there will be two special free events, a Star Wars Party and a Mad Scientist Craft Extravaganza! Please see our flyer for complete details.

Friends Summer Book Sale:

Thursday and Friday, Aug 14 & 15 9:30am - 5:00pm

Book SaleFriends of the Library Summer Fun Book Sale! Join us for two days of excellent deals. Featuring children’s books, audio books, software, movies, music and large print books, this sale has something for everyone. Outdoor tables, weather permitting.

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