In the Know

Friends of the Dillsburg Area Library Set Fall Book Sale

The Friends of the Dillsburg Area Public Library will hold its annual Fall Book Sale, which will begin on September 28 at 9 am. It will continue through October 5 during regular library hours. The sale will be held at the library at 204 Mumper Lane in Dillsburg. As with past sales, plenty of bargains...
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Volunteer Spotlight: Carole

Carole Zeaser Carole has been a library volunteer for a year. She likes meeting new people and getting new books to read while she’s at the library. A resident of Dillsburg for two years, she enjoys being closer to everything than she was when she lived in York Springs. She grew up in Coatesville, PA...
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Community Partners Rule!

As we bid farewell to summer, we want to acknowledge our community partners for helping our Summer Quest program this year.  Summer is a busy time for kids, and the library is a place for them to stay engaged with learning even as their time is less structured.  Plus it’s fun!  So kids enjoy learning...
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Volunteer Spotlight: Bill

Bill Williams Bill grew up in Syracuse, NY and studied Computer Science at Union College in Schenectady. He spent his career running the computer center and teaching at Union College, then managing medical computer systems at Chart, Inc. in Albany. A resident of Mechanicsburg for 20 years, Bill is the father of four children and...
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Summer Quest Thanks

Our library is fortunate to have many dedicated volunteers who help tirelessly throughout the year.  In the summer, we are thankful for a special kind of volunteer.  The following people have donated their time and talents to run programs for kids this summer.  We couldn’t offer such a fun-filled summer without these dedicated people. The...
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Farmers Fair Cute Baby Contest

The Dillsburg Area Public Library is once again proud to serve as one of the hosts for the Farmers Fair Cutest Baby Contest! The voting display is now in our lobby (there is another display at Diary Queen in Dillsburg). Voting runs through August 31. Who will win this year? Only time and your voting...
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The Summer So Far

I can fairly sum up Summer 2019 in one word: busy. We have seen all kinds of programs, from Ryan the Bug Man to an escape room to Cupcake Wars. Miss Sue and everyone here has been busy! We’ve also seen lots of kids reading for Summer Quest and hiking as a part of Go...
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Taking the Show on the Road!

One thing that any good library manages to do is to go beyond its walls into the community. The Dillsburg Area Public Library is no exception to this rule. We participate with other non-profits in various community events throughout the course of the year. In May we spent took part in the 2nd Annual Give...
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