You can't come to us, so we are bringing the library to you! Check back every week for new videos to share with your kids. We are also presenting weekly STEM Club and LEGO Club challenges. Finally, check out our list of online resources for you and your children to enjoy from home. No library card needed!
Fill out the online form and get a barcode and PIN so that you can access our online services. Please be patient — this is not an automated system. Library staff will set up your account as soon as possible. Full details are available here.
If you already have a library card with our system, please do not use this form to get a new card. If you are having trouble accessing our services because you’ve forgotten your PIN, you can reset your PIN provided you have an email address associated with your account.
Readers of all ages can participate in our 2020 Summer Learning Challenge. Register or update your information on Beanstack starting May 26. Then track your progress online with Beanstack between June 7 and August 1. Children can earn prizes, teens can earn raffle tickets toward drawings of awesome prizes, and adults can earn chances in the weekly drawing as well as the Grand Prize of a Kindle Fire. Click on the applicable link for more info about each program.
All events subject to change or cancellation in accordance with prevailing
Our Summer Learning Challenge instills a love of reading in children, helps them become better readers, and ultimately lifelong learners. Your gift will encourage children and parents to continue reading together this summer and open the door to a lifelong love of reading for pleasure. [More]
If you shop at Amazon, use AmazonSmile, select Joseph T. Simpson Public Library, and 0.5% of your eligible purchase prices will be donated to Simpson Library.
Local businesses are supporting Simpson Library's events all year round by becoming Library Pillar Sponsors. Thank you Buhrig Funeral Home & Crematory/Buhrig’s Gathering Place, Fry Communications, Chris Loeffert – State Farm Agency, Members 1st Federal Credit Union, and West Shore Home LLC for being 2020 Library Pillar Sponsors! We are grateful for your generous support!
The Friends of the Simpson Library support the library with fundraising activities, community activities, library programs, and advocacy for quality library service.