1. What's Happening
  1. A salute to veterans. Stories from local veterans. Refreshment. Music.

    A Salute to Veterans

    Stories from local veterans, along with music and refreshments. Saturday, November 2, 2 - 3:30 pm at the Burlington Public Library. The first annual meeting of the Burlington Historical Society will be held before the program at 1:30 pm Read on...
  2. the hate u give

    Skagit Reads Event: "The Hate U Give" - 3:00 pm on October 26

    Skagit Reads is a county-wide library program that brings Skagit county residents together to read and engage with one book. Events are taking place around the county - visit your local Skagit library to get the book and join the conversation! Read on...
  3. Clyde Ford , Humanities Washington, Let&#39s Talk About Race

    Let's Talk About Race - October 29 at 6:30 p.m.

    Author and professor Clyde Ford will lead a discussion on race in modern-day America, with an emphasis on audience participation. Participants will gain tools for engaging in conversations about race in an honest, transparent, and meaningful way. Read on...
  4. Vote. Your voice matters

    Register to Vote in the November 5, 2019 General Election

    October 28 is the deadline to register or update existing registration online and by mail. On Election Day--November 5--you may register and vote in-person until 8:00 PM at the Skagit County Courthouse in Mount Vernon. Register to vote in Skagit County...
  5. STEAM Stories and Exploring

    STEAM Stories & Exploring

    A new program that blends the early literacy skills your child would practice during a traditional storytime with the hands-on exploration of a STEAM workshop. You're the assistant, your child is the scientist! Fridays: 10:15 AM-noon beginning Sep. 27.
  6. table of books

    Friends of the Library Book Sale

    The Friends of the Burlington Library will hold their annual Fall Used Book Sale on Friday, October 25 (10 AM – 4:30 PM) and Saturday, October 26 (10 AM – 3 PM). The sale will be held at the Burlington Public Library. Most items priced at $2.00 or less. Learn more about the Friends...
  7. Interior library area near info desk

    MOBILE PRINTING available at BPL

    Use your personal computer or mobile device to print to the library's printers--from anywhere--then come to the library to release and pick up your documents. Click here to print
  8. Kids area of library

    TWELVE TO TRY: A year-long Reading Challenge

    1. Read a book in each of 12 categories. 2. Keep track of your reading. 3. Share your favorites with the library and your fellow readers. Twelve To Try FAQs