Don't Miss our Fall Used Book Sale, 2 weeks from September 23 to October 4!! Bigger and better than ever, we have so many books for our fall sale that we can't fit them all in the library! Ben & Junior Bissett of Ben Bissett Chevrolet have been thoughtful and generous enough to offer the library the use of their storage/garage facility at 110 N. Pitt Street for our upcoming sale. The site is located about one block north of the courthouse square, across from PNC Bank. The sale will still be held during regular library hours, with the following schedule:
Friends of the Library Pre-Sale Day: Saturday, September 20th, 9:00- 4:00
Tues. (9/23) – Fri. (9/26): Book Sale Prices
Sat. (9/27) & Tues. (9/30): Half Price Day
Wed. & Thurs. (10/1-10/2): $1.00 per Bag Day
Fri. & Sat (10/3-10/4): FREE
We welcome your donations of: Used Books, Videos & DVDs, CDs & Audiobooks, Games & Puzzles. Please, NO Textbooks or Encyclopedias. We now accept your generous donations all year round! Please call the library at 724 662-4233 for more information.
Parenting Help and Playtime!
Bring your toddlers and preschoolers to the library every Wednesday morning, from 10-12, for play & interaction while you get help with questions, concerns, and other parenting information. LeeAnn Stotsky, experienced Child & Adolescent Counselor & stay-at-home mother of three, will be on hand to help with childhood issues and guide you through the challenging obstacle course that is parenting.
LeeAnn can also provide resources for individuals in need of specific information, or those dealing with particular issues. Sign-ups or registration is not required. For more information please call the library at (724) 662-4233.
September Library and Teen Newsletters Now Posted to Website! Read our September newsletters online using the links in the navigation bar above. You can also fill out the newsletter sign-up form at the top of this page to have our monthly library newsletter emailed to you.
GRAB A CUP OF COFFEE OR TEA THE NEXT TIME YOU ARE IN THE LIBRARY!
We now have a Keurig coffee maker set up so that you can enjoy a cup of coffee or tea while you are spending time in the library. There is a $.75 charge per cup, to cover the cost of the supplies and enable us to provide this service. Over the next few weeks we will be adding to our beverage selection. We are open to your suggestions and want to hear about your favorite flavors.
***You can now join our Friends group online Just go to the "Friends of the Library" tab on the navigation bar, select "Become a Member," and fill out the online form. To learn more about the Friends group and the many ways they help and support the library, click the "Friends of the Library" tab on the navigation bar.
Get ebooks for free! Those of you with iPods, smartphones, Kindles, Nooks, or other digital devices now have the opportunity to borrow digital content from the library for free! With your library card you have access to ebooks, audiobooks, and music with the click of a button. Check out our digital library using the Overdrive button on the right-hand side of this page. Remember, we are always here to help you to use the library's resources. If you would like one-on-one personal assistance in using our digital materials, feel free to come into the library with your ereader and we will gladly answer your questions.