Month: April 2018
April 30th, 2018
Programs to look forward to in May: Give Local York - various events in Dillsburg on May 4th, including Family Fun time at the library 3:30-5 pm. Our spring Used Book Sale New adult programs, including Museums a Minute and...
National Volunteer Week
April 23rd, 2018
Last week, the Dillsburg Area Public Library joined many organizations around the country in celebrating National Volunteer Week. These groups benefit from the hard work provided by volunteers. For all practical purposes, some non-profits would not be able to operate...
Give Local York
April 16th, 2018
On May 4th, the Dillsburg Area Public Library will be participating in the first annual Give Local York campaign! Give Local York is a 24 hour online giving marathon. On May 4th, visit www.givelocalyork.org and find your favorite York County non-profits....
April 9th, 2018
Coming up in April..... * How to make your yard bird-friendly * Revolutionary War in the Susquehanna River Basin * the return of the Minecraft Tournament and more! For details, click here for our newsletter --> Apr Happenings 2018
April 9th, 2018
Ever wonder about the history of Dillsburg? It's a town with over 200 years of history. Here are a couple of places worth looking: Local History of Dillsburg by A.J. Eslinger: https://archive.org/details/localhistoryofdi00esli Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps of Dillsburg: 1902 (http://collection1.libraries.psu.edu/cdm/ref/collection/maps1/id/6784), 1911...
April 8th-14th is National Library Week
April 8th, 2018
Did you Know? Probably the most well-known ancient library was the Library of Alexandria, which was in operation from around 295 BCE to 48 BCE when the building and its collections were tragically lost in a fire. However, people have...
Our Tree – Gateway to a Special Place
April 2nd, 2018
It is hard to think of the Dillsburg Area Public Library without thinking of our tree. It's one of the many things that makes us special and makes us stand out from the crowd. It serves a very important purpose: it...