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Upper Skagit Library

Located in the historic town of Concrete, Washington, the Upper Skagit Library District serves over 4,800 people in eastern Skagit County.



  • USL December programs calendar is available here. Like us on Facebook to receive library notifications, updates and upcoming events. Check out our December newsletter!

  • Job Announcement! The Upper Skagit Library is currently accepting applications for the position of Library Assistant-Patron Services with Youth Focus. This position will work in a collaborative environment to support library operations, which includes providing effective, friendly service to customers, as well as planning and implementing youth programming. Excellent customer service skills required. Passion for serving children and families desired. The position requires a high school diploma. Part-time, 15-20 hours per week, $11.50-15.00 per hour DOE. Position description and applications available at Upper Skagit Library or downloaded by clicking the following links description and application. Applications due by December 18 th, 2017!
  • Stocking Stuffer Crafternoon! Join us on December 21st for an afternoon of kid friendly crafts! Kids can make their choice from a variety of DIY stocking stuffers, just in time to stuff their friends and family’s Christmas stockings! 1-3pm at the Upper Skagit Library.
  • Children's Books & Glove Drive! Upper Skagit Library is having a Children’s Books and Glove Drive for December! Drop off new, unused mittens or gloves, and gently used or new children’s books, and we will make sure they will get to children in our area.
  • Storytime! Families with young children are invited to join us for stories, songs and a simple craft. First and Third Saturday of the month, October through May, at 11am.
  • Craft Friday! Craft Fridays at 5b’s Bakery occur the first Friday of each month, 6pm. Each month community members will sponsor a different craft. This month’s craft on December 1st is Snowflakes. Items needed: sharp scissors. For more information call the 5b’s Bakery or the Upper Skagit Library. Open to all ages.
  • Knit & Crochet with Sylvia! Tuesdays 5-8pm in the conference room.
  • Christmas! Library will be closed on Tuesday December 26th in observance of Christmas.
  • December 14th, 5pm regular board meeting, at the Library.
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  • Microsoft Imagine Academy! We are pleased to have the Washington State Library Microsoft Imagine Academy training program available in our library. This is a great program for the people of our community who want to improve their job skills or learn basic, advanced computer skills in general. All of the online training included in the Imagine Academy program is free. Come to the library to receive instructions and help on how to get started with Microsoft Imagine Academy. Detailed instructions are available here.
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  • Recycle! Upper Skagit Library Foundation has a box at the Library to collect inkjet cartridges, cell phones and small electronics for recycling. Visit Planet Green Recycle website.
  • Survey! In the beginning of 2016, 124 Upper Skagit Library District patrons participated in the survey. View the results here.
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  • Tues. & Wed. 10am to 7pm
  • Thursday CLOSED
  • Fri. 10am to 5pm
  • Sat. 10am to 3pm
  • Sunday & Monday CLOSED

Directions & Map

The Upper Skagit Library is located at the corner of Main and Douglas Vose III Way. Google Map


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Library Board of Trustees

The Library Board of Trustees meets on the second Thursday of the month at 5pm in the library. The public is invited to attend.

Minutes from board meetings are found here.