Category Archives: Literacy

York County Libraries applies for $20K YorIt grant for STEM Center at Martin Library

York County Libraries submitted a video proposal for a STEM center at Martin Library for the 2014 YorIt Social Venture grant in York, Pa.

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Martin Library to host ‘A Day of Exploring STEM’

Martin Library will host “A Day of Exploring STEM” Dec. 14, 2013, as a way to introduce kids to science, technology, engineering and math.

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York County Libraries debuts financial literacy database

Deb Sullivan discusses the new financial literacy database available at yorklibraries.org in November’s On the Shelves column.

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York Emporium, Irvin’s Books to participate in 2014 World Book Night

The York Emporium and Irvin’s Books will participate as host sites in York County for the 2014 World Book Night.

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York County Libraries to hold GOAL Celebration Nov. 16

York County Libraries will hold its Grade One At the Library (GOAL) celebration Nov. 16, 2013, at Penn State York.

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Royer’s ‘Bouquets for Books’ to benefit York County libraries

Royer’s Flowers and Gifts’ “Bouquet for Books” runs Nov. 1-9, 2013, offering free bouquets to those who donate a new book to their area libraries, including York County Libraries.

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Red Land Community Library launches sensory storytime

Red Land Community Library will begin sensory storytime for young children on the autism spectrum, with the first program Oct. 19, 2013.

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Vote for York County Libraries’ 2014 One Book, One Community pick

Voting for the 2014 One Book, One Community pick runs Oct. 1-31, 2013, for York County Libraries and the region.

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Manchester Twp. woman recalls her first job in a library

Manchester Township resident Darlene Fairfax recalls memories of working as a page at her local library in a recent Daily Record/Sunday News story by John Hilton.

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2013 One Book, One Community pick is ‘The Cellist of Sarajevo’

Follow live updates as One Book, One Community announces its 2013 pick on Aug. 21, 2013, at Red Land Community Library.

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