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Located in the rural community of Sutton, a drive to our facility is worth your time.  We are located in the beautiful Matanuska Valley, along the Matanuska River.  Breathtaking views of the mountains and river will be right out your car window!

The resource center is the place in our community where bright ideas begin.  Our facility excels at providing resources and programs that enhance your life and broaden your horizons on a daily basis.

Sutton Public Library
PO Box 266
Sutton Alaska 99674


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          Visit the Sutton Community Calendar

Preschool Story Hour

Story Hour is offered at the Sutton Public Library 

for children ages 3-5 on Thursdays at 11AM

Story Hour

September - December 2019

September 5 - Dragons and other Fantastic Creatures

September 12 – We LOVE Rain and Rainbows

September 19 – Sunflowers

September 26 – Autumn Leaves Fall

October 3 – Naptime for Bear

October 10 – Fire Engines/Safety

October 17 – Time to Fly South

October 24 – Stars Return

October 31 – Costume Party

November 7 – Hoot Hoot Hoot – Owl Stories

November 14 – Princess and the Pea

November 21 – Be Thankful

November 28 – No Program / Happy Thanksgiving

December 5 – St. Nick

December 12 – Oh Christmas Tree

December 19 – Solstice – Longest Night

December 26 – No Program


Our story hour program focuses on the fun of sharing books with others in a group.  Good listening skills are recommended - parents (and siblings) are welcome and encouraged to participate. 

In addition to stories, there are finger plays and/or songs along with a group craft activity.

We encourage you to check out books to take home and share with your children.  Reading with your preschooler is a fun way to encourage them to become an enthusiastic reader, book lover and library user!



After School Program and Art Club

Afterschool Program is offered at the Sutton Public Library

for children in grades K-5 on Thursdays at 4PM

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Youth Arts and Wellness

The Teen and Youth Arts and Wellness Program is open to kids 11-16

and encourages community, healthy living and fun in learning.

 Our next event will be Saturday November 30th at 4PM.  Join us for movie, popcorn and games.

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Book Club

Book Club meets at 2PM on the first Friday of the month.

Book Club

We will be reading "Spark of Light" by Jodi Picoult this month to discuss on December 6th.

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Common Threads

Common Threads meets every other Friday from 12-2PM. 

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Do you knit, spin, do needlework, beadwork, sew or do a fiber art of some kind?  Join this group for an informal gathering.  Work on your current project or get inspired to try something new. Meeting in December on the 6th and the 20th.



Strong People

Our Strong People Group meets on Monday and Wednesday at 9AM. 

Strong Bodies

NO CLASS on December 4, 9, 11, and 25.




Christmas Bazaar

Christmas Bazaar 2019



Christmas Carols and Cookies

Join us December 19th at 5:30PM for our annual Christmas Carols and Cookies by the fire.




Support the Library

Support the Library

Please consider supporting the Sutton Public Library!

Here are three easy ways you can help support us:

When filing for the PFD, donations can be made to Friends of the Sutton Library as part of the Pick.Click.Give. program.

Go to for more info.


Shop at when purchasing from Amazon to choose Friends of the Sutton Library as your charity.

A percentage of Amazon profits from you purchases will be donated to the Friends of the Sutton Library at no additional cost to you.


Go to and link your Fred Meyer rewards card to Friends of the Sutton Library EC140.

A percentage of the profits from you purchases will be donated to the Friends of the Sutton Library at no additional cost to you.


Thank you for supporting your library programs!