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Martin Library is pleased to announce several special programs occurring soon. Please share with your friends, family and community connections. Grow with Google will take place on January 30th. Google is visiting libraries across the nation to share programs and information suitable...

book week

(Carlisle, PA) The Bosler Memorial Library and Friends of Bosler Memorial Library biennial Celebrate the Book Week Festival is coming soon! Starting Friday, October 19 with Wine and Words and ending Saturday, October 27 with Young Adult Day there is something for everyone during...

WebJunction features the Next Chapter Book Club: Where Reading is for Everyone.   ...

The Oley Valley Community Library is offering a children’s  book club this summer. The program is sponsored by the Greater Chamber Alliance and Women2Women.  Interested children are offered a free copy of the book A Wrinkle in Time.  The weekly discussion is accompanied by...

Sarah Meitzler

This is part of a series of Session Notes from grantees who have received Professional Development grants from the Office of Commonwealth Libraries. Each grantee will share their professional development experience and include tips and other resources from the workshop or class....

Rachael Troianos

This is part of a series of Session Notes from grantees who have received Professional Development grants from the Office of Commonwealth Libraries. Each grantee will share their professional development experience and include tips and other resources from the workshop or class....

Lauren Smyth

This is part of a series of Session Notes from grantees who have received Professional Development grants from the Office of Commonwealth Libraries. Each grantee will share their professional development experience and include tips and other resources from the workshop or class....

ALA’s Public Programs Office has a new grant opportunity! The Great Stories Club, a book club program for at-risk teens, was created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities. They are now offering a new theme of the Great Stories Club under the theme The Art...