There is an ongoing book sale upstairs in our library. All books are half price. Hardcovers are .50 cents and paperbacks are .25 cents. Come see the new additions to the sale! We have added VHS movies to the sale!
Our knitting and crocheting club meets every Tuesday from 1:00 to 3:00 at the library.Come join the fun on a Tuesday afternoon!
Our Adult Bunco Club usually meets once a month at 6:00pm. Dates will vary due to holidays. Call the library for more information. The next one will be August 20th.
Also,the Bridge Class will continue for the spring and summer months. They meet on Mondays at 11:30 PM.
Our next Library Board meeting is January 12th at 7:00 at the library. The public is welcomed to attend!
Look for the Ashland Public Library on Facebook! We're now on with the latest library news!
On Saturday, February 1st at 10:00 am, there will be another "Toddler Time" at our library. Children ages 0 to 2yrs will be invited to attend. Call the library at 875-3175 to register your child for this event!
The library is still selling "That's My Pan" for the holidays. Orders are taken at the library. Come see the variety of products are available! They make great gifts!
Stop by the library to purchase one of our "Jackpot" candy bars for .75 cents each or a "Club Sandwich" for $1.00 each. All proceeds go to the Ashland Public Library's fundraising fund!
Story Hour will be held in March. Dates for the program are March 7th, 11th, 21st and 28th from 10:00 to 11:00. Children ages 3 to 5 are welcome and they must be potty-trained. Call the library at 570-875-3175 to register!
LIBRARY FUNDING UPDATE
In Govenor Tom Corbett's state budget, libraries in Pennsylvania will see another decrease in funding for the 2011-2012 budget year. Gov. Corbett wants to reduce the 4 billion dollar deficit by cutting funding for education. This will include schools, universities, and libraries. If you would like to voice your opinion to Govenor Corbett or any of your representatives contact them at the address below:
The Honorable Tom Corbett Governor of Pennsylvania
200 North Third Street Harrisburg, PA 17101
P.O. Box 1145
Harrisburg, Pa 17108