Month: October 2017

Adamstown Library to host BUCK$ for BOOKS Dinner and Auction!


Join  The Friends of the Adamstown Area Library for an entertaining, fun-filled evening when they will be hosting their 12th Annual Bucks for Books Dinner and Auction to benefit the library on Saturday November 11 at 6:00 pm.  This year the event will be held at the Fox Chase Golf Club in Stevens, PA.  There will be a live auction, a silent auction, raffles, gift certificate sales, and a 50/50 drawing.  Also don’t miss out on the return of  the “Mystery Wine Table”!

 View the list of items

Dinner tickets are only $40.

Be sure to reserve your ticket today since the event is two weeks away!

Tickets are available at the library or from any Friends’ Board member.
Contact Carol Lewis 717-484-4858
Walk-ins welcome after 6:00 pm at no charge.

ADM Bucks for Books poster


Royer’s Bouquets for Books Drive Returns to Benefit Public Libraries!

Bouquets for Books 2017

Customers receive free bouquet for donating

Royer’s Flowers and Gifts’ annual children’s book drive returns Oct. 28-Nov. 11 to benefit area public libraries!  This exciting initiative is now in its 11th year.  For each new book, donors will receive a free bouquet, up to three per family per visit, while supplies last. Used books will not be accepted.

How to participate?  Bring a new children’s book to any Royer’s Flowers & Gift store and receive a free bouquet of flowers.  Collected books will then be donated to your local Public Library in Lancaster County.

New this year!  Barnes & Noble will hold a Bookfair supporting this year’s Bouquet for Books, Royer’s Flower’s Children’s Book Drive for Public Libraries in Lancaster County!   Visit Barnes & Noble, 1700 Fruitville Pike, Lancaster and use the library voucher when you make your purchase between October 28 to November 2.  Check your local library for the vouchers, or go online here Barnes & Noble Bookfair Voucher here.

A percentage of the net sale will be contributed to the Public Libraries of Lancaster County. Can’t visit the store, please visit BN.COM/bookfairs to support us online from 10/28/17 – 11/2/17 by entering Bookfair ID 12191193 at checkout.


Here is the Wish List based on the needs from Local Library staff members in Lancaster County.


Royer's Flowers & Gifts LogoParticipating Royer’s Store locations in Lancaster County

Columbia – 902 Lancaster Ave., Columbia; Ephrata – 165 South Reading Rd., Ephrata; Lancaster West – 201 Rohrerstown Rd, Lancaster; Lancaster North – 873 N. Queen St., Lancaster city.

For more information, including library wish lists, visit


In its 11-year history, Bouquets for Books has collected nearly 17,000 books. Based in Lebanon, Royer’s ( has 15 stores in Berks, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Lancaster, Lebanon and York counties. Sister company Stephenson’s Flowers & Gifts has one store in Harrisburg.

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