What We Offer
Skidompha has won awards because we're far more than a "small town library." We offer the public a a host of sources, resources and services to meet all needs, including:
- Toddler Time: Tuesdays at 10 AM. A program of stories, songs, rhymes and movement geared towards ages 2-5 and their caregivers.
- Book Babies: Wednesdays at 10 AM. A program of stories, songs, rhymes and movement geared towards ages 0-3 and their caregivers.
- Teen Gaming: Monthly on a Friday from 2:45-4:45. Teens can use the library's Wii system and big screen to play games all afternoon.
- Teens' Choice Movies on Lincoln Academy Early Release Days.
- Books in Motion: Monthly. Read the book, talk about it over pizza, and then see the movie. The first 30 participants receive a free book.
- Crafts: Saturdays 9:30-Noon: Crafts are self-serve and are available during the library’s open hours on Saturday.
- Saturdays, Special Programming: Evil Geniuses: A hands-on program for budding scientists ages 7-12.
- Summer Reading Program: An eight-week program with a different theme every year. Each summer there are more than 200 participants.
- And Special Programs added on an ongoing basis!
What is Skidompha Worth To You?
We all know that libraries provides invaluable services to the community. But have you ever wondered just what the Library is worth to your family? Try the Library Use Calculator provided by the Maine State Library and find out what all the Library services you use would cost if you had to pay for them directly. You might be surprised.