Category Archives: Library events

Semi-annual Book Sale slated in Hellam Township

The Friends of the Kreutz Creek Valley Library will hold its semi-annual Book Sale from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 4 at the Hellam Township Maintenance Building, across from the library at 45 Walnut Springs Rd. The Red Cross … Continue reading

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Feeling overwhelmed? Join a book discussion

Remember when I posted about the summer read program featuring Brigid Schulte’s “Overwhelmed: Work, Love and Play When No One Has The Time”? Book discussion groups are forming at a library near you! Talks are scheduled: 2 to 3 p.m. … Continue reading

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Kreutz Creek library starts new ‘Chick Lit’ group

Kreutz Creek Valley Library Center is launching a new “Chick Lit” book group that focuses on women’s experiences in novels as penned by contemporary American women writers. The first meeting will take place on Thursday, Sept. 11th with a discussion … Continue reading

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Glatfelter Memorial Library accepting items for auction

Glatfelter Memorial Library in Spring Grove has been accepting donations of art from local artisans for a silent auction that will begin Oct. 1 and end Nov. 29. Donations have included various types of original fine art including but not limited to … Continue reading

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One book. One community. Five choices.

It’s time to select the book that will be read for the One Book One Community initiative. The program is in its 11th year and represents a collaboration between 80 libraries in six counties, according to a news release. One … Continue reading

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East Berlin Community Library to hold fundraising concert at Lutheran Theological Seminary Chapel

A concert to benefit the East Berlin Community Library expansion and renovation project will be held at 2 p.m. Aug. 17 at the Lutheran Theological Seminary Chapel, 147 Seminary Ridge, Gettysburg. Pianists Greg Maroney of Dover and Michael Dulin of … Continue reading

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Library can solve vegetable dilemmas

By Deborah Sullivan On the Shelves So what exactly do you do with kale? That’s what I used to wonder right before I left it behind at the farmer’s market. Several recipes later, I now know that it is incredible … Continue reading

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Library of Congress opens summer writing contest

The Library of Congress is inviting students entering fifth and sixth grades in the fall to enter “A Book That Shaped Me” summer writing contest, according to a news release.   This is the third year for the contest which now … Continue reading

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Sciencetellers to share “Dragons and Dreams”

Sciencetellers will bring their energetic and unique style of immersion storytelling to York County Libraries this month to tell the tale of “Dragons and Dreams,” according to a news release.  The Sciencetellers transport audiences back to the time of castles … Continue reading

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Teen Tuesday at Kaltreider-Benfer Library will include starburst painting

Tweens and teens 10 to 18 years old are welcome to Teen Tuesdays at Kaltreider-Benfer Library in Red Lion. This coming week, teens will be creating starburst paintings from 2 to 4 p.m. July 29. This past week, teens painted … Continue reading

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