May 2020 | Dillsburg Area Public Library

Month: May 2020

Dillsburg's monthly newsletter

June Happenings

May 26th, 2020

The Dillsburg Area Public Library will be reopening for lobby pick-up on June 15 (more details will be announced soon). SummerQuest will be online this year! Find all about it in June Happenings. 

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Election Day is Coming!

May 22nd, 2020

The COVID-19 crisis has changed many things in everyday life, including the 2020 Primary Election. In Pennsylvania, this Election Day has been moved to June 2nd. One of the best resources that is available for voting information is VOTESPA.com. From...

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Museum Virtual Tours

May 22nd, 2020

[caption id="attachment_1273" align="alignright" width="191"] AACA Museum[/caption] Many different museums are working to bring their work to us at home during the COVID-19 pandemic. Of course, you can use Google Maps to tour many places, but below are a few other...

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Restoring An Ancestor’s Grave

May 20th, 2020

I knew exactly where to find the grave. That sounds like the opening of a horror story, but this is not a horror story. It is, I hope, a story about restoration, literal and figurative. The literal restoration is indeed...

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Revisiting Old Favorites

May 20th, 2020

What kind of quarantine reader are you? Do you long to escape these troubled times and immerse yourself in historical fiction like Graham Greene’s 1951 bestseller The End of the Affair (Hoopla)? Or do you prefer to confront the pandemic...

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SummerQuest – Shortcuts to Dillsburg Events

May 15th, 2020

SummerQuest is coming soon to the Dillsburg Area Public Library, and it will feel different this year.  Events will be online unless we get the go-ahead to safely meet in small or large groups at the library.  Our 800 minute...

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Impressions of Teaching Online

May 14th, 2020

My current life’s work is shared between two part time jobs. You may have seen me as a Library Assistant at the Dillsburg Area Public Library, but during the school year I am also an adjunct instructor in Computer and...

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Google Street View Tours

May 11th, 2020

I have long been a fan of Google Maps and, in particular, its Street View mode. I use it if I am traveling to a new place or even to better understand geographic relationships. When going somewhere new, I use to...

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Book Review: American Gun

May 10th, 2020

Hi, I'm Keith Greenawalt from the Dillsburg Area Public Library, part of York County Libraries. I've been reading American Gun: A History of the U.S. in Ten Firearms by Chris Kyle with William Doyle, available on Axis360 with your library...

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How Well Do You Know The Dillsburg Area Public Library?

May 4th, 2020

Find out how well you know the Library by participating in our FACEBOOK TRIVIA GAME. While we all await our beloved library's re-opening, have a little fun with our trivia quiz which will be posted this week on the Dillsburg...

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