There is an ongoing book sale upstairs in our library. All books are half price. Hardcovers are .50 cents and paperbacks are .25 cents or 5/$1.00. Come see the new additions to the sale! We have added VHS movies to the sale!
The Bridge Club will continue for the fall and winter months. They meet on Tuesdays at 11:30.
Our next Library Board meeting will be held on January 9, 2017 at 7:00 at the library. The public is welcome to attend!
Look for the Ashland Public Library on Facebook! We're now on with the latest library news!
When you are purchasing items from Amazon, please consider using the Amazon Smile link to benefit the Ashland Public Library. The link is:
Stop by the library to purchase all types of candy bars, Slim Jims or chips. All proceeds go to the Ashland Public Library's fundraising fund! We also have Twizzlers licorice for sale at .10 cents each!
Patrons are asked to use the front door of the library instead of the ramp in the back due to repairs that must be done. Sorry for any inconvenience!
Our annual mum sale was a huge success. The library staff and board of directors want to thank everyone who purchased mums on behalf of our library!
It's time to sign up for our Christmas Story Hour! Call the library at 570-875-3175 to register! Children ages 3 to 5 are welcome. Dates for the program are December 9th and 16th from 10:00 to 11:00am.
Our Summer Reading Program was a huge success! We had Porcupine Pat as a program presenter along with Buffy our faithful therapy dog and her owner, Gail Lorady. Also we had Megan Jones, a local college student, conduct a physical fitness program with the children. They had a great time trying to keep up with Megan. Check back on our website next year for information on our 2017 Summer Reading Program.
LIBRARY FUNDING UPDATE
In Govenor Tom Wolf's state budget, we hope he will be generous to libraries in Pennsylvania for funding for the 2016-2017 budget year. In his campaign, he said that he would give extra funding for education. We hope he keeps his word!
Gov. Tom Wolf
200 North Third Street
P.O. Box 1145
Harrisburg, Pa 17108