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ALICE stands for Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed United Way of Pennsylvania launched a statewide data project, ALICE, which provides data on those who are working, yet struggling financially.  Learn more about this data and access the report. A photography...

Deputy Secretary Glenn Miller visited the Coyle Free Library during the One Book, Every Young Child event.  Watch this WHAG news spot [1:42 after ad].  Bernice Crouse, Executive Director of the Franklin County Library System is also in the news spot. ...

Sarah Applegate

by Sarah Applegate As the holidays approach, I know every children’s librarian is swiftly preparing their holiday story times and various other special activities for the youth room. One of the more popular topics for a holiday program is The Polar Express, which can open the...

Check out how Coyle Free Library gets attention on Facebook with advertising of this Kick-off event to be held on November 6th!  “Find out what’s fact or fiction…” ...

Sarah Applegate

    Sarah Applegate On August 8, 2015 we had our final Summer Reading Club program for the teen group at Coyle Free Library, which turned out to be a fundraiser for the fall.  I was hesitant about hosting a car wash with a group of teenagers at first but, let me tell...

The history of the Coyle Free Library in Chambersburg is featured in Public Opinion Lifestyle. ...