Paul Smith Library of Southern York County

The Gem of New Freedom & Shrewsbury

Paul Smith Library, a “green” LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) certified building, is conveniently located adjacent to the Shrewsbury YMCA. Our friendly staff and volunteers are here to assist you and your family! Engage in our community through book clubs, book sales, and events such as Truck Zoo and Designer Bag Bingo. Our innovative early childhood activities are designed to meet state educational standards. Enjoy our collection of materials designed to educate, entertain, and inspire. Access the world using our computers or bring your own and enjoy free high-speed internet. Come visit us!

Available Amenities

  • Wi-Fi
  • Public Computers
  • Tours & Group Visits
  • Printing, Copying, and Scanning
  • After Hours Book Drop
  • Test Proctoring
  • Faxing
  • Room Rental
  • Ongoing Used Book Sale
  • Public Restrooms
  • Study/Quiet Rooms
  • Play, Learn, Grow

Upcoming Events

  • Adult Summer Reading Bingo
    on June 1, 2024 at 10:00 am

    Welcome to this year’s Adult Summer Reading Challenge! Check out books, audiobooks, graphic novels, and eBooks from the library’s adult section that match squares on the Bingo card. Get completed

  • Diamond Art with Able-Services
    on July 18, 2024 at 1:00 pm

    Bring your diamond art project every Thursday at 1pm! This new group is open to all ages and skill levels. Enjoy a space with fellow creatives and diamond art enthusiasts!

  • Weekly LEGO Challenge
    on July 19, 2024 at 10:00 am

    Calling all LEGO lovers! Drop-in for our weekly LEGO Challenge. Each week will feature a different challenge for you to try. Creations will be put on display for the week.


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