New Library Director

Phillips Free Library Board of Directors has selected Martsje Vanderschaaf-Riehlman as the new library director.


The Great Give Back

Fill the Pantry

Fill the Food Pantry October 1-21.  Anyone who brings 5 new food items to the library will receive a ticket to be dropped off at a participating Homer business.  One winner will be drawn and win a $25 gift card to that business.  Please stop at the library for a complete list of participating businesses.


This Week at the Library

A Calendar of Events

Tuesday, October 3

    Yoga #1 of 5 10:30 am

Wednesday, October 4

    Knee High Story Time 9a Pet Parade

    K-2 Library Zoo 3:20-4:15p Book Club

Knee High Story Time

Knee High Story Time meets on Wednesday mornings at 9am for stories, songs, rhymes and a craft geared toward toddler and preschool age children.  No registration necessary.


K-2 Library Zoo

K-2 Library Zoo meets on Wednesdays from 3:20-4:15 pm for Kindergarten - 2nd grade students.  There is a different program each week of the month.  No Registration necessary.


Read for the Record

Families with children in Pre-K- 3rd grade are invited to join us for a fun evening of stories, music, craft and more.  The first 25 people to register will receive a copy of the book With Lots of Love by Jenny Torres Sanchez.  Please RSVP to Sarah:


Next Week at the Library

A Calendar of Events

Monday, October 9

    Library Closed

Tuesday, October 10

    Yoga #2 of 5

Wednesday, October 11

    Knee High Story Time 9am Fire Trucks

    K-2 Library Zoo 3:20-4:15pm - LEGO Club

Points of View Book Club

Points of View Book Club meets on Tuesday, October 24th at 6:30 pm to discuss Promise Boys by Nick Brooks.  Please email to register:


Early Literacy Activity Calendar

October 2023

Check out this early literacy activity calendar, good for toddler through early elementary children.  There are daily activities, songs, rhymes, book suggestions and more.


Upcoming Book Discussions

for Adults

Tuesday, October 24 6:30 pm AT THE LIBRARY

    Points of View Book Discussion Promise Boys by Nick Brooks

Tuesday, November 28 6:30 pm

    Points of View Book Discussion The Night Watchman by Louise Erdich

Tuesday, January 23 6:30 pm

    Points of View Book Club Stay With Me by Ayobami Adebayo

Tuesday, February 27 6:30 pm

    Points of View Book Discussion What's Mine and Yours by Naima Coster

Email for more information and to register


Newest Issue for October 2023



Download e-books and audio books

Book Scoop

Video book review and upcoming programs

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