Tag Archives: Martin Library

On the Shelves: Celebrity auction returns to Martin Library March 23, by Deb Sullivan

Now that the countdown for the Oscars is over, I have started counting down for another annual event that brings a little bit of Hollywood to York. Next Sunday, March 23, is the 17th annual Martin Library Celebrity Auction!

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York County libraries celebrate Black History Month

Deb Sullivan of York County Libraries System shares how the libraries celebrate Black History Month in this Feb. 15, 2014, column.

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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 fantasy spring training for baseball enthusiasts

Martin Library in York, Pa., will host Paul White and Brent Hershey Feb. 8, 2014, for its 23rd annual Fantasy Spring Training.

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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 Library System to honor retiring president Trish Calvani for 26 years of service

York County Library System president Trish Calvani will be honored Nov. 3, 2013, at Martin Library in York, Pa., for her years of service to YCLS.

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One Book, One Community program at Martin Library to feature local cellists

Cellists from the Harrisburg Area Chapter of the Central Pennsylvania Suzuki Association will perform a concert Oct. 13, 2013, at Martin Library as part of York County Libraries’ One Book, One Community programming.

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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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Martin Library to host Local Authors Week July 8-12

Catch more than a dozen York-area authors during Martin Library’s first Local Authors Week July 8-12, 2013.

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York County Libraries launches ‘A Book That Shaped Me’ writing contest

York County Libraries announced a Library of Congress contest, “A Book That Shaped Me,” for students going into fifth and sixth grades. The deadline is Aug. 12, 2013.

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