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Upper Skagit Library

Located in the historic town of Concrete, Washington, the Upper Skagit Library District serves over 5,000 people in eastern Skagit County.

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

  • USLF Annual Members’ Meeting! Upper Skagit Library Foundation (USLF) annual members’ meeting will be held on March 25th, 1-3 pm at the Concrete Theatre. Special guest, UW Senior Lecturer Anu Taranath, will present “Not Just for Kids: How Children’s Literature Inspires Bold Conversations,” a reflection on how kids — and adults — can use children’s books from around the globe to navigate our complicated world. This presentation is part of Humanities Washington’s Speakers Bureau Program. The meeting will include library updates, a brief business meeting, and an opportunity for the public to join the USLF. The event is free and open to everyone.
  • Young Authors Event! The Upper Skagit Library will partner with the Concrete School District and their Young Authors Program by hosting a Young Authors reading event at the library on March 31st, 3:30-5 pm. The public is invited to cele-brate the hard work and creativity of our local Young Authors and the books they created. During the event the library will accept the books into the Library’s collection. Refreshments provided.
  • Spring Break Scavenger Hunt! Upper Skagit Library is having a Spring Break Main Street Scavenger Hunt April 2nd-7th. Pick up your Scavenger Hunt entry form at either Upper Skagit Library or 5b’s Bakery anytime during Spring Break. Walk or ride your bike down Main Street and try and answer all 10 questions! Answer all 10 questions correctly and win a prize from Upper Skagit Library. Complete the BONUS question and win a special treat from the 5b’s Bakery! Entry forms will be available for pick up from April 2nd-7th only. Contact Beth at Upper Skagit Library for more information or questions.
  • Earth Day! Come to the library and check out a book on April 21st from 10am-3pm. Take your check-out receipt to the concrete saturday market to pick up your free vegetable seedling.
  • 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.
  • Knit & Crochet with Sylvia! Tuesdays 5-8pm in the conference room.
  • March 8th, 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.