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Volunteer Spotlight: Ed

Ed Sprenkle Ed is a retired Northern High School history and physical sciences teacher. Many of our patrons recognize his voice from his years of doing the PA announcements at Northern sporting events. He is also a retired reference librarian, having worked with students and faculty at HACC-Gettysburg and York College. He grew up in Waynesboro, PA...
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Join Miss Sue at the Market

Spring is here, and we’re bringing some of our stories outside into the community.  Kids join Miss Sue at the Dillsburg Farmers’ Market once a month during the growing season for true books and silly stories about food, farms, plants, and animals. Mark these Saturday mornings on your calendar today.  Find us on the Lawn outside...
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Summer Reading…Summer Learning…SummerQuest 2019!

Have a Stellar Summer! It’s that time of year again! The nights are longer, the sun ☀️ shines brighter, the kids laugh longer, and the fun gets better. Kids and teens love summer. No more schoolwork and nothing but fun for three months! But parents know that kids who don’t read 📚 over the summer...
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Food For Fines May 2019

We’ll Trade You Food for Fines Project Erases Late Fees and Hunger Dillsburg Area Public Library wants to make a trade with library members who have late fees.  All YCL libraries will reduce a library cardholder’s late fees by one dollar for each non-perishable item he or she donates at the library.  The food drive...
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Dillsburg's monthly newsletter

May Happenings Newsletter

Find out what’s happening at the Dillsburg Library in May by clicking on the link (hint: a couple of big things and several fun things): May Happenings newsletter...
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Ready to Get Outside?

As we roll through April, the Dillsburg Area Public Library has plenty of materials to feed your outdoor spirit. Whether it is a sport, or something for the green thumb, or nature, we have what you need! We have programs to learn a new skill or to feed your creativity or a movie to satisfy...
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Volunteer Spotlight: Sherry

One of our newest volunteers, Sherry Lipka has volunteered at the Dillsburg Area Public Library for nine months. She grew up in Kingston, PA near Scranton. She is a graduate of Bishop O’Reilley High School and the College of Misericordia. She works as an Investment Assistant for the Financial Advisor Services at Members First Federal Credit Union.  ...
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Spring Is Coming

Spring is coming! Time for planting flowers! Not sure what to plant? The Library has some great books to guide you. Here are two excellent books that are specific to Pennsylvania landscapes and plants. Month-by-Month Gardening Pennsylvania by Liz Ball and George Weigel covers what to do in your yard or garden each month. Pennsylvania...
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Poetry

April is National Poetry Month!  To celebrate, we’ve replaced all the books in the children’s room with ones that rhyme. You will now be thrilled to find: Where the Wild Things Spar Green Eggs Make Jam Goodnight Spoon If You Give a Mouse a Wookie Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Phone As you read our...
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Book Sale Time Again

The Friends of the Dillsburg Area Public Library will be holding their annual Spring Booksale at the Library on April 6th from 9am to 5pm and from April 8th to 13th during normal library hours. Saturday, April 13th will once again be bag day where you can fill a bag for $5. There will be...
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