Children’s Room Butterfly Release Paulie’s Warriors Run Scarsdale Literary Salon Learning To Cope With Stress In Ourselves And Our Children Not Your Kids Book Club for Adults: Spring 2016 Biblioboard & Self-e Nancy’s Book Group Spring 2016 The 3M Cloud Library Traditional Tuesday Storytime Drop In Crafts for Kids Parachute Playtime

Children’s Room Butterfly Release

Today(Thursday, May 26th) at 4pm we will release the butterflies.

Apologies for the delay, we had to wait for one more butterfly's wings to dry. It was a miracle that he survived as he had fallen while in his pupa. Thanks to Mother Nature!


Paulie’s Warriors Run

Saturday, June 11th at 9:00am at Scarsdale High School                                                                                                                                                                   The Greenacres Fifth Graders lost their friend and classmate Paul Ulysses Jimenez to a brave battle with rhabdomyosarcoma. They have dedicated themselves to raising awareness and research funds to fight pediatric cancer.       

Click here for more information.                                                                                                                                                          


Scarsdale Literary Salon

Join us for an evening of books, authors, music and wine at the Scott Room at The Scarsdale Library on May 26th, 2016 from 7.30 pm to 9.00 pm.

Learning To Cope With Stress In Ourselves And Our Children

Tuesday, June 7th at 12:00 PM in the Scott Room

With Dr. Caren Feldman

Register Here

Not Your Kids Book Club for Adults: Spring 2016

April 20th: The Ear, The Eye, and The Arm by Nancy Farmer

May 18th: The Alex Crow by Andrew Smith

June 15th: The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Bradley

Biblioboard & Self-e

On April 1st the Scarsdale Public Library will offer access to Biblioboard. This mobile library includes historical information and primary sources, Psychnet, Riptide, 1000 selections from the Canadian National Film Board and access to SELF-e.

Nancy’s Book Group Spring 2016

Wednesdays @ 1pm. Call 722-1300 to register.

March 23rd: Last Bookaneer by Matthew Pearl & Under the Wide and Starry Sky by Nancy Horan
April 20th: Museum of Innocence by Orhan Pamuk
May 25th: Saint Mazie by Jamie Attenberg
June 22nd: Muralist by B. A. Schapiro
July 20th: A Manual for Cleaning Women by Lucia Berlin

The 3M Cloud Library

Scarsdale patrons now have access to the 3M Cloud Library, an intuitive path to the e-books you want to read. Click here to get started.

Traditional Tuesday Storytime

Tuesdays at 4:00pm

May 3, 10 

June 7, 14

Ages 3 1/2 to 5 years old. No registration required.

Drop In Crafts for Kids

Thursday, May 12th


Ages 3 ½-5. Registration is not required.

Parachute Playtime

Saturday, May 7th  at 10:30am

Parachute Playtime is a fascinating way for children to develop gross motor skills, learn to work together, have imaginative play, develop spatial awareness and express themselves.   Registration is required.

Memorial Day Closings

The Scarsdale Library will be closed Sunday, May 29th and Monday, May 30th in honor of Memorial Day.

Please Note

Beginning on Thursday, May 236th, subsurface investigation work will be performed on the library grounds. This will include boring and drilling causing unavoidable noise. We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your patience.

Introducing BiblioBoard and SELF-e

BiblioBoard is a mobile library that includes historical information and primary sources, Psychnet, Riptide, 1000 selections from the Canadian National Film Board and access to SELF-eSELF-e  enables authors and libraries to work together to expose notable self-published ebooks to eager readers looking to discover something new.  Call the reference desk for more information and join us during National Library Week when ambassadors from SELF-e will share their experiences. Limited to Scarsdale Cardholders.

Scarsdale Library Progress Report 2015

In 2015, the Scarsdale Public Library increased programming, attendance and services in every segment from our Children’s Department to digital services. The library saw significant use by all segments of the Scarsdale community. Learn more in our 2015 Progress Report.

What Scarsdale Is Reading

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The 3M Cloud Library offers E-books for all ages, available for use with the iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Android products, Kindle Fire and Windows PCs. (Kindle users can use Overdrive) Download the app, sign in with your Scarsdale library card and find your book. Click here for more information.

CQ Researcher provides in-depth coverage of the most important issues of the day. The reports are written by journalists, footnoted and fact-checked. Home access limited to Scarsdale Cardholders.

OverDrive is your main resource for downloadable library ebooks and audiobooks. Log in with your Scarsdale Library Card and get access to additional content available only to our patrons. The collection includes over 11,000 eBooks and over 3000 audio books.

Mango is an online language learning platform and is free for all Scarsdale Library patrons. Lessons are available for over 40 different languages. ESL courses are also available. Get started now and learn a new language or prepare for a trip. Home access requires a Scarsdale Library card. is a leading online learning company that helps anyone learn software, technology, creative and business skills to achieve personal and professional goals through a video library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts.

Museums include the Intrepid, the Guggenheim, and the Frick, among others. Limited to Scarsdale cardholders. Click here to get started.

Brainfuse provides live homework help from expert tutors, as well as career assistance and adult education. Limited to Scarsdale cardholders.

Consumer Reports Online gives you access to all the ratings, reviews and articles of the magazine, plus frequent updates and a convenient Shop Online feature. Limited to Scarsdale cardholders.