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Book Reviews by Young Readers

Our SummerQuest kids have been busy reading this year.  Want to know what our young readers recommend?  Check out these reviews! New Reviews In July, we received this review from a second grade girl.  We appreciated this review so much that we ordered the two most recent books in the series for our library.  Look for...
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Happy Independence Day!

What’s Independence Day? The United States’ Independence Day, also called the Fourth of July, is a US national holiday that commemorates the United States’ declaration of independence from Great Britain. Today, when we refer to the ‘Declaration of Independence,’ we generally refer to the physical document. In 1776, what was seen as important were the...
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Dillsburg's monthly newsletter

July Happenings

The July 2020 Happenings is available here! The Library is open for lobby pick-up as of June 15. For more information on reopening following the COVID-19 shutdown, visit open.yorklibraries.org....
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Pride Month & the Stonewall Riots

June is Pride month! What’s Pride Month? June celebrates LGBTQIA+ people and their struggle for recognition and rights in the eyes of the law. LGBTQIA+ stands for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer/questioning, intersex, asexual. The + (plus) indicates all other orientations and genders.  Pride Month is celebrated in June to commemorate the Stonewall Riots (aka...
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Adult Summer Reading Recommendations

Here are the Adult Summer Reading Recommendations: 8/15/20 Recommendations 8/8/20 Recommendations 8/1/20 Recommendations 7/25/20 Recommendations 7/18/20 Recommendations 7/11/20 Recommendations 7/4/20 Recommendations 6/27/20 Recommendations 6/20/20 Recommendations   Information on Summer Reading can be found here: https://www.yorklibraries.org/dillsburg/2020/06/08/adult-summer-reading-2020/...
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Celebrate Juneteenth!

What is Juneteenth? It is a holiday celebrated across the U.S. (including Pennsylvania) that marks the date the last enslaved people in the U.S. learned of the official abolition of slavery in the states belonging to the Confederacy. It is also called Freedom Day, Emancipation Day, Cel-Liberation Day, and Jubilee Day; in PA, its official...
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Adult Summer Reading 2020

CALLING ALL ADULT SUMMER READERS! The library is again offering our adult readers the chance to win weekly prizes and share their summer reads with other book lovers! This summer the program will be available to you online. Here’s how it works: For each book or audiobook you complete starting June 15, email the title,...
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Online SummerQuest at Dillsburg

Get your Dillsburg SummerQuest 2020 schedule here! View/download Dillsburg Area Public Library’s 2020 schedule. Check out everything happening across all of York County Libraries here!...
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Dillsburg's monthly newsletter

June Happenings

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!

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 registration information to mail-in and absentee ballots to polling locations, this is the Commonwealth’s best...
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