Doxey Elementary Library


Sherry Tweed

Library Hours or Schedule:  Monday-Thursday  8:30 - 3:30. Friday 8:30-1:30

School Library Mission Statement

Doxey Library wants to foster life long reading for information and pleasure!  We want to empower the students  to always be reading! Discovery, creativity, and engagement is the goal!

 Upcoming Events

The first day of school is Tuesday, August 25, 2020.

The first day of Library is Monday, August 31, 2020.

Family Literacy Night is on October 5, 2020. This year's Literacy Night is sponsored by Young Chevorlet. There will be eight authors reading portions of their books.  

See Mrs. Tweed for coloring sheet contest!  Awards will be given!

PTA Reflections due: Oct. 9th.

Reflections theme: 

The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Speech Contest will be held in October 28th at Doxey Elementary.  The categories are K-2nd, 3rd-4th, 5th-6th, 7th-12th.  The winner will move onto the district! The district judging is on November 20th or 23rd, 2020.   Contact Mrs. Tweed for permission slips and other information!   You may practice at your recess time in the Library!           

School wide SPELLING BEE CONTEST will be on Wednesday, February 17th.  See Mrs. Tweed for practice spelling word list!

Read Across Davis: March 1 - 5th!  

Mar 1: Book cover contest

Mar 2: Dr. Seuss B-Day!  Dress up like a Dr. Seuss character , any favorite book character, or historical figure!

Mar 3: Crazy sock day

Mar 4: Hat day!  Bring your favorite books to read for school wide reading time!

Scholastic Book Fair: TBA, possibly online

Join our Davis community by reading on Read Across Davis day
March 2, 2018


Search for your favorite book in the Doxey Library by using Destiny Discover! Enter the book title in the search bar below.

You can browse through all the books in the library, including the new books from the Readbox cart! You can also put your book on hold without Mrs. Tweed's help using Destiny Discover.


 Remember to use Sora/Overdrive to continue reading!  You can check out up to 3 books at a time!

How to access Sora/Overdrive: Go to "Catalogs" on my Library page. Scroll down to Overdrive and click on it.  If you are using your school device, you are automatically logged on. Click on collections and pick from those listed.  If it says place a hold , you have to click on place a hold to get the chance to read it.

 Just for fun!

Question: What is realistic fiction?  Check this book out and tell Mrs. Tweed about it for a prize!

Who was Henry "Box" Brown?  Tell me for a treat!