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Adriana Trigiani Author Appearance ~ General Admission Tickets now available!

February 13, 2017

Tickets for luncheon spots are SOLD OUT!  However, we do have good news since we now have General Admission Tickets for sale!  The cost of General Admission tickets is $35, which includes hearing the author presentation AND a reserved copy of Kiss Carlo to be released in June. Contact Sue Newswanger at 717-354-8016 or email at news1165@gmail.com…

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Miniature Golf Returns to the Quarryville Library!

January 30, 2017

The Quarryville Library is pleased to announce its Eighth Annual “Go-Fore Golf at the Quarryville Library,” a fun, family-focused indoor miniature golf fundraiser designed to energize the public and build community partnerships. The event scheduled for Saturday, February 25, 2017, will consist of a sixteen-hole miniature golf course INSIDE the library that weaves in and around our…

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Exhibit Grand Opening at the Milanof-Schock Library!

January 24, 2017

An Event Celebrating the Arts and Literature The Milanof-Schock Library in Mount Joy will open for public appreciation the Reading and Writing with Anne Frank traveling exhibit on Monday, February 6 at 6:30 p.m. Be among the first to visit this exhibit that takes a look at Anne Frank’s short stories and other writings as…

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STEM Programs are happening at Public Libraries!

January 17, 2017

With the current emphasis on STEM (S.T.E.M: Science, Technology, Electronics and Math) learning, the Library System of Lancaster County formed a partnership with Lancaster-based make717 Innovation Center** this past fall.  One component of this partnership, in addition to the availability of STEM Maker Passes to the make717 Innovation Center, is to increase technical educational resources…

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Murder Mystery Dinner at Mt. Hope Mansion

January 10, 2017

   It’s Murder at Mt. Hope Mansion! Join the Manheim Community Library for a benefit performance of a 1950’s fallout shelter themed murder mystery dinner, Sunday, March 26th, 2017 at 1:00 PM. Please accept this ultra-important invitation to save the world as well as humanity. Come enjoy a four-course meal during which you will find…

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Several Public Libraries will be closed on January 18th due to computer upgrades

January 9, 2017

The Library System will be upgrading their online catalog on Wednesday, January 18th in order to improve services to the public. During the upgrade, there won’t be access to the online catalog that day.  Although a number of our public libraries will be open during the upgrade date, there are several public libraries that will…

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Anne Frank Traveling Exhibit Coming to the Milanof-Schock Library

December 19, 2016

Reading & Writing with Anne Frank exhibit first time in Pennsylvania! The Milanof-Schock Library in Mount Joy is excited and honored to be able to offer an amazing exhibit to the public! “Reading & Writing with Anne Frank” is coming to us from the Anne Frank Center USA and will be on display at the…

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Rose Under Fire Tops 2017 One Book Votes!

November 29, 2016

Representatives from libraries in Berks, Dauphin, Lebanon, Lancaster, Perry and York Counties are pleased to announce the selection of Rose Under Fire by Elizabeth Wein as the 2017 One Book, One Community selection.  The selection was made by the public vote. Rose Under Fire by Elizabeth Wein is the unforgettable story of Rose Justice, a…

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Adriana Trigiani Best-Selling NYT Author – 2017 Author Luncheon Speaker!

November 22, 2016

NOTICE:  Tickets for luncheon spots are SOLD OUT!  However, we now have General Admission Tickets for sale.  The cost of General Admission tickets is $35, which includes hearing the author presentation AND a reserved copy of Kiss Carlo and the author presentation.  Contact Sue Newswanger at 717-354-8016 or email at news1165@gmail.com to purchase tickets.  Checks…

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