Collinsville Community Library

Programs that are Uniquely Ours & Yours

Because your library is your sanctuary

Because your library is your sanctuary…

What can I do at Collinsville Community Library? 

When you visit any one of our libraries within York County, you will find programming offered across many of our libraries.  To find those countywide programs and their descriptions, visit the What Can I Do? tab or our events calendar for an updated list of current activities. Additionally, each library has their own unique offerings scheduled throughout the year.

At Collinsville Community Library, you and your family can enjoy unique activities especially for:


For Adults

MIXED NUTS: Daytime Book Discussions

Snacks and chats are the most important part of this book discussion group! At MIXED NUTS, you will experience lively book discussions full of laughs, while also joining this group of Meticulous, Impassioned, Xenodochial, Electric, Distinct, Noetic, Unique, Tenebrous, Sagacious individuals!

From month to month, MIXED NUTS will assist you in reading books outside of your typical book selections. Find out what book is next, borrow it from our display, read it, show up, chat, and eat.

Who is this for? Adults
When is this held?  1st Friday of each month, 1–3pm
What should I bring?  A snack to share tied into the book’s theme
Do I need to register? No


Novel Bunch: Evening Book Discussions

Fun, friendly, and lively discussion on a variety of interesting literature await you! 

Find out the next book, borrow it from the display, read it in advance, and show up ready to share your opinions.

Who is this for? Adults
When is this held?  4th Thursday of each month 6–8pm
What should I bring?  Your finished book
Do I need to register? No


Purls of Brogue: Knitting and Crochet Experts

Get ready to take a dive into the world of knitting and crochet. Whether you are a novice or full of experience, our group of friendly crafters will assist you with tips and advice to help you solve issues on even your toughest projects. 

Who is this for? Adults & Teens
When is this held?  Tuesdays 6–8pm
What should I bring?  Supplies & any questions you may have
Do I need to register? No


For Teens

T.L.C.: Teens & Tweens Love Collinsville

TLC is made up of a group of young bibliophiles who enjoy giving back to the library and community that has embraced them and their unique qualities as individuals. In this volunteer group, your unique characteristics are what bring life to the group’s discussion. By sharing your own personal experiences, hobbies, and reading tidbits, you will teach others about yourself while also joining in the community of TLC.

Who is this for? 11–18 year-olds
When is this held?  3rd Thursday of each month, 6-7:30pm
Do I need to register? No


Purls of Brogue

Want to learn to knit or crochet? Visit Purls of Brogue. See above for more information.


For Kids

Miss Leslie’s Home School Learning Through Literature

Are you a home schooling family? Join Leslie, a former home school mom, and other home school families for student socialization, learning, public speaking and parent networking opportunities.

Who is this for? Elementary School K-8 and their adults. Younger brothers and sisters welcome.
When is this held? See our calendar.
Do I need to register? Yes- Online or by calling the library at 717.927.9014

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C.U.B.S. Connecting U Before School

Teachers from neighboring Clearview Elementary visit to share activities and tips to help you prepare your children for Kindergarten.

Who is this for? Children ages 0–5/6 and their adults. Younger brothers and sisters welcome.
When is this held? 2nd Wednesday of the month, 10:30 – 11:30 am
Do I need to register? No