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labor day sign Library Closed for Labor Day

The Sherwood Library will be closed on Monday, September 1st in observance of the Labor Day holiday. The parking lot book drop will be locked from 5pm on Sunday, August 31st  to 10am on Tuesday September 2nd. Please return all materials to the book drops at the Pine Street entrance during that time.

Have a safe & fun holiday!

Summer Reading Prizes--ONE MORE WEEK

Children & teens who registered for Summer Reading can redeem their prizes through Sunday, August 31st.  Bring in your reading log to get your paperback book, Oaks Amusement Park coupon, & Trailblazers ticket voucher.


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A Century of Memories - World War One in books and film

This year marks one hundred years since the beginning of World War One.  It was called the "war to end all wars" but as recent events have shown us, sadly that has not been true. Artistically, war has always inspired literature and image and WWI was no exception. 

Library Manager Adrienne Doman Calkins Meet Adrienne Doman Calkins, our new Library Manager

Greetings, Sherwood! I am thrilled to be your new library manager. Sherwood Public Library is a beautiful library with an extremely talented staff. I look forward to building upon our strengths to bring even more relevant library services and programming to this community as the community and the library continue to evolve. I look forward to partnering with organizations in the city and hearing from the public about how the library can best help all of us meet our potential.

Adult Summer Reading - Literary Elements

Find your element this summer during the Adult Summer Reading Program from June 1st to August 31st! To participate, register online or at the library starting June 1st. Throughout the summer, share reviews of what you’ve read (or listened to - audio books count, too!) to be entered into weekly drawings for many exciting local prizes. Book review tickets can be pick-up at the Sherwood Public Library. All participants will be entered into the countywide grand prize drawing for an iPad Mini.