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Dillsburg's monthly newsletter

March Happenings!

March is coming fast and so are a new month of events at the Dillsburg Area Public Library. Find out what’s going on in our March 2020 Happenings!...
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Lauren Simmons Memorial Dinner

The Lauren Simmons Memorial Dinner will take place from 5-7pm on March 27 at Dillsburg Elementary School. The event, hosted by Dillsburg Kiwanis K-Kids, will benefit the Dillsburg Area Public Library. For more information and an order form, click here!...
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How Much Is That Book Worth?

When it becomes known that I have often dabbled in the used/rare book business, I get what I have some to call the Antiques Road Show question: “Hey, I have an old book; what do you think it is worth?” Usually, there is a very short, not to mention, impolite answer: “not near as much...
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So How is the Library Funded?

It is a question I get frequently: how is the library funded? The answer is simple, but complex. We get our funding from a variety of sources, including from both the public and private sector. The following is a very general outline of how the Dillsburg Area Public Library, and many similar public libraries, are...
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Playdoh Fun

Touch and learn with us on Wednesday, February 9th when we dedicate a night in the Children’s Room to playdoh fun. Play is a child’s work.  Open ended materials like play doh let kids do their best work.  Feel.  Create.  Imagine.  We’ll build miniature masterpieces and enjoy doing it together. Many thanks to a four...
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Dillsburg's monthly newsletter

February Happenings

There are lots of events this February at Dillsburg Area Public Library.  Check out the latest edition of Happenings. ...
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History in Our Midst

The Dillsburg and northern York County are is filled with history. From the soldiers passing through during the Gettysburg campaign to more mundane, but no less important, like the Dill Tavern. There are several properties in the area that are on the National Register of Historic Places. The NRHP is the federal governments official list...
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New Years Resolution?

Ah, 2019 is in the past and its now 2020. New Year means resolutions we try to keep. Whether you want to get in shape, pick up a new skill or hobby, or find your dream job, the Dillsburg Area Public Library can help you do that! If you got a new device you need...
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Start Your Preschooler’s 1000 Books Today

If you have young children, let us help you keep your resolution TO READ this year. Good intentions develop into good habits when you have some encouragement and accountability along the way.  At the Dillsburg Area Public Library, we love to see you and your kids succeed.  We encourage parents of young children to register...
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January Happenings

January’s a good time to find a good book or movie at the Dillsburg Area Public Library! Our January 2020 newsletter is here!...
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