Used Book Sale

September 29th, 2014

Fort Scott Public Library will have a used book sale October 4th-11th in the Children’s storyroom of the library. Hardback books are fifty cents and paperbacks are twenty-five cents. Anything else in the sale is $1.00. Starting Thursday, October 9th, people may select a bag or box of books for one dollar. The library uses the proceeds from this fundraiser to purchase new materials. The sale is during the library’s regular hours and will shut down fifteen minutes before closing each day. The library’s hours are Monday through Friday 9:00-6:00 and Saturday 9:00-2:00.

Summer Reading Program for July

July 7th, 2014

Summer Reading Program is back to Tuesdays for July. 10:00 for ages 0-Kindergarten, 10:45 for grades 1-5.

Topics are:
July 8th—Dance & Wiggle
July 15th—Count on It
July 22—Animals & Plants

Bring completed reading logs for special surprises.


November 7th, 2013

Do you access your library account from home or another internet capable device? If you have been unsuccessful lately, please note that the address has changed. Go to to access your library account.

We’re on Facebook

April 18th, 2013

We now have a Facebook page.  I guess I’m supposed to beg for likes so feel free to “like” us if you want.  Our plans are to post library announcements and also information about upcoming book releases–such as the newest James Patterson on April 29th and anything else we think people might find interesting.  Here’s the link: