New location = more room for new and exciting things! As of this morning our KIDS AWE Computer Station is up and running! The Early Literacy Station™ (ELS) by AWE is designed specifically for our youngest patrons ages 2-8 and features over 4,000 localized learning activities. The fun, interactive and engaging content spans all seven curricular areas: math, science & nature, social studies & geography, reading, art & music, writing & computer skills, and reference. The ELS is available in English, Bilingual Spanish, and Bilingual French.
Want more information? Check out this AWE brochure:
The data and report from the Central Skagit Library District's public meetings involving the Library Partnership Concept with Sedro-Woolley can be accessed below. An FAQ will be available in the near future. The city of Sedro-Woolley has developed an FAQ and many of the issues addressed in that document include questions asked by district residents. That city document is included here for your convenience.
Executive Summary of February 2017 Workshops
Organized Data February 2017 Workshops
Raw Data February 2017 Workshops
City of Sedro-Woolley Library Partnership FAQ
The Board of Trustees will host a series of public meetings in a workshop format to get public testimony involving the library partnership concept with the city of Sedro-Woolley. These sessions will include a question and answer component:
Thursday, February 2 at 6:00pm
Lyman Elementary School Gym
8183 Lyman Avenue, Lyman, WA 98263
Saturday, February 4 at 6:00pm
Big Lake Elementary Gym
16802 Lakeview BLVD
Mt. Vernon, WA 98274
Saturday, February 11 at 6:00pm
Samish Elementary School Gym
23953 Prairie Road
Sedro-Woolley, WA 98284
Thursday, February 16 at 6:00pm
Sedro-Woolley City Council Chambers
325 Metcalf Street
Sedro-Woolley, WA 98284
Check out the latest issue at http://www.philipspublishing.com/issues/swcityscene/index.html
Mayor Keith Wagoner of Sedro-Woolley proposed a library partnership concept at the January 2016 regular board meeting. Please click here to see a copy of this proposal. Mayor Wagoner also addressed several fears and rumors with regard to a partnership.
Update April 5: Response to Proposal and Invitation to Meet click here. Teams from the City of Sedro-Woolley and the Central Skagit Library District will meet on May 9th to begin negotiations. Up to this point, nothing has been solidified, signed or agreed upon.