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Martin Library Proudly Celebrates Georg Sheets

Martin Library to Honor Georg Sheets

The Martin Library Honors Committee has announced its selection of Georg Sheets as its Fall 2019 Martin Honors honoree. Georg Sheets has served the York community in a variety of roles over the years, which will be recognized in an honors ceremony on October 20, 2019, at 2pm. About Georg Sheets Georg’s family moved to...
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Fall/Winter Hours at York County Libraries

YCL Fall/Winter Hours 2019

Fall/Winter Hours 2019 Fall hours begin* Tuesday, September 3, 2019 *Arthur Hufnagel (Glen Rock) and Glatfelter Memorial (Spring Grove) will begin September 16, 2019...
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252,000 Books… & Counting!

The idea behind 1000 Books Before Kindergarten is simple: read 1000 books with your newborn, infant, toddler, or preschooler before they begin kindergarten—and they’ll benefit for years to come! 1000 Books makes it fun to build a daily habit of reading.  York County Libraries launched its #1000BooksB4K program in October of 2018.  Our goal was to have 1,000...
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Award Winning Books

Award Winning Books

Award Winners for Your Kids (and you)! Do you want to expand your kids’ reading—or your own? Do you want to choose works that have made a difference in the literary community? There’s nothing better than reading great books together. Each year, the American Library Association chooses books for kids and teens that are outstanding...
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York County Libraries is PA Forward

York County Libraries is PA Forward

YCL is PA Forward! What’s PA Forward? It’s a state-wide library program that supports learning in five key areas. Almost half of York County Libraries are actively pursuing different “star” levels of achievement.   The Five PA Forward Literacies  Basic literacy helps you understand reading and writing. Thirteen percent of Pennsylvanians lack basic literacy skills...
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Community Conversations: We Hear You!

We care.  We listen.  And we take time to respond.  Robert F. Lambert started in his role as York County Libraries President just a few years ago. Since then, he has consistently taken time to visit library locations countywide.  Most importantly, he wants to hear what community members want and need from their libraries.  Joining...
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Cupcake Wars 2019

Challenging all teens ages 13-18! It’s the third annual Cupcake Wars this summer! What’s Cupcake Wars? It’s a chance to show off your creativity with cupcake decorating, while competing against other York County teens! Register for one of the eight qualifying rounds, come show off your creative decorating skills, and if you’re one of the...
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