We are thrilled to announce the winners of the library’s 2023 Fantasy Writing Contest for Teens and Tweens! Category: Middle Grade (Grades 6-8)1st place– Julia Pierce-Stonecipher – Leveling the Scales2nd place– Louis Ford – The Unexpected Alliance3rd place– Lily Merrill – Gray Category: High School (Grades 9-12)1st place– Taylor Phelan … Read More >>
Author: Amy Schwall
Youth Fantasy Writing Contest
The Fantasy Writing Contest for Teens and Tweens begins January 1! Do you enjoy writing fantastical stories? Put your imagination to work and enter our Fantasy Writing Contest for Teens and Tweens in grades 6-12! Create an original story using 500-1000 words and including the key words: cello, glitter, turquoise, … Read More >>
Customer Satisfaction Survey
Help make Prescott Public Library even better! Take our Customer Satisfaction Survey by December 31st and help guide the future of library services. Your input is always welcome and your suggestions often embraced. … Read More >>
Love My Librarian
Has a librarian made a difference in your life or gone above and beyond to serve the Prescott community? The “I Love My Librarian Award” invites library users like you to recognize the accomplishments of exceptional librarians. Each year, up to 10 librarians are honored at a ceremony held in … Read More >>
Summer Reading Wrap-Up
Summer Reading at Prescott Public Library has ended, and we want to thank YOU for a great summer of reading fun! This year, 1,077 people signed up to participate in our Summer Reading Program! What’s more, participants logged an incredible 839,123 minutes of reading! Thank you to all who participated … Read More >>
Dive Into Summer Reading!
Summer Reading at Prescott Public Library is here! From May 16 to July 23, we invite you to sign up and track your reading activity for a chance to earn fun prizes! Visit our Summer Reading webpage for all the fun details about this year’s reading program, including the different … Read More >>
Library Card Sign-up Month!
September is Library Card Sign-up Month! Celebrate by getting your very own library card! Already have a card? Excellent! Encourage your friends and family to get one, too. There’s nothing more empowering than a library card! Throughout September, we’ll offer some extra incentives for Yavapai County residents to come in … Read More >>
Thank you, Friends of the Prescott Public Library!
As we wrap up the library’s 2021 Summer Reading Program, library staff want to give a big shout-out to our incredible Friends of the Prescott Public Library, a group of library volunteers and supporters who generously fund so many of the wonderful programs and services enjoyed by our community! Here … Read More >>
Summer Reading Finale!
Summer Reading at Prescott Public Library ends with a magical bang on Saturday, July 31! At 10 am and 2 pm, local magician Eddie Siller will amaze and astound audiences with his trademark sleight of hand in the Founders Suite. Seating for library programs is limited and is available on … Read More >>
Read Across America
March 2nd marks Read Across America Day! From March 2-5, we encourage you to get caught reading for a chance to win a gift card to Peregrine Book Company. Share a picture of yourself or someone in your family (pets count!) reading on the library’s Facebook or Instagram or email … Read More >>