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June 1-3 Techmageddon & Axis 360

 We’re sorry for the recent “techmageddon” It sure seems that Murphy’s Law had its own plans for our launch of Axis 360 on June 1st. We sent an email to our members with links to details about the new service on our website. But alas, the website was on the fritz by Friday afternoon and was...
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Axis 360 Replaces Overdrive Service

Axis 360 is available! York County Libraries is live with a new digital platform Axis 360. Our content can be reached by using the Magic Wall or by downloading the Axis 360 app for Android, IOS, or Kindle.  During the month of June, set up your account and check out an item or place a hold, and you will be entered...
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Library Think Tank Slated May 24th

YCL President Robert F. Lambert is heading to Dover Area Community Library for the next installation of his quarterly Library Think Tank sessions.  The focus of conversation is how libraries are transforming lives and building communities.  Today’s libraries play a role in workforce development, early childhood literacy, STEAM skills and much more.  He will be here at...
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See Dreamland Author Sam Quinones

Award-winning Journalist and Author Sam Quinones will take the stage at the Pullo Center on Monday, April 30th to kick off  the 2018 A Summer Read program.  His book  Dreamland: The True Tale of America’s Opioid Epidemic is this year’s A Summer Read selected title.   York County Libraries and other mid-state libraries are teaming up with WITF’s...
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April 8th-14th is National Library Week!

Did you Know? Probably the most well-known ancient library was the Library of Alexandria, which was in operation from around 295 BCE to 48 BCE when the building and its collections were tragically lost in a fire. However, people have been collecting records and keeping them in an organized fashion for millennia. Some of these...
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Lego Club at Dover Library

Mon, January 8th at 4:30-5:30 PM: Lego Club! Build a lego structure based on the  surprise theme, & display it at Dover Library! All welcome. No registration needed. 2nd MONDAY of each month...
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Kevo Planks and Ozobot Robots at Dover Library!

School-Aged Kids: Keva Planks & Spherobot Robots in the Program Room!  Competition: Upload a pic of you with your Keva Plank creation, to Dover Library’s FB page, or email to Katie at [email protected] Best pic by Jan 23rd will receive $50 gift card! Winner will be announced Friday, Jan 26th. Library Staff will vote on...
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January STEM Night now Wed, Jan 17th!

STEM Night Nature Discovery: Mammals! Join Ms. Katie and Pinchot State Park’s Beth Kepley-McNutt to learn about mammal adaptations. All ages. No registration needed.  6:00-6:30: Beth will teach about mammals in winter. Gain a more in-depth understanding of mammal adaptations!  6:30-7:30: Hands-on learning about mammals, sculpt a favorite mammal out of clay, and pet a...
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