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Salem Square Library

Due to the Pandemic, some of our library services are not currently available. Please visit our COVID-19 Reopening page for details.

Welcome to Salem Square!

Welcome to the Salem Square Library! We’re a neighborhood library located on the corner of Princess and West Streets, offering services and programming for people of all ages!

Where are we located?

596 West Princess Street
York, PA 17401

Contact Us: (717) 650-2262

When are we open?*

  • Tuesday: 12:00 – 6:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 12:00 – 6:00 pm
  • Thursday: 12:00 – 6:00 pm

We also offer our early childhood programming on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00am-12:00pm.

What do we offer?

Resources for All Ages

  • Computers and Wi-Fi
  • The county’s collection of books for all ages
  • Tables and seating
  • Staff available to help you using English or Spanish
  • Pick up/Drop Off location

The library is full of resources to help you find a job, keep in touch with loved ones, or simply satisfy your curiosity!

Programs for Early Readers: Storytime with Miss Felicia!

Bring your children to sing, dance, read, draw, and build with Miss Felicia and your neighbors! Did you know these are all experiences that help your child learn to read? We’re here to help you give your child a head start developing their literacy, communication, and creativity. The session includes activities that families and caregivers can do together at home. Come play, learn, and make new friends!

Tuesdays: 10:00 am-12:00 pm for Ages Birth-35 Months

Thursdays: 10:00 am-12:00 pm for Ages 3-5

Programs for Elementary Kids: Elementary Adventure Program

Ms. Sharon invites your children ages 8-12 to experience an after-school opportunity that focuses on learning while having fun! This program features an ever-changing mix of reading, learning opportunities, and hands-on projects to help your child explore concepts in reading, math, science, art, and social studies.

Monday-Thursday: 3:30-6:00pm

View our monthly calendar for a full list of Salem Square programs.


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