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SEEKING NEW MEMBERS -- THE FRIENDS OF PENN AREA LIBRARY

The Friends of Penn Area Library are looking for friendly people that are interested in joining a fun-loving group dedicated to helping their public library. Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of the month (not including November or December), at 6:30 pm at the Penn Area Library.

Currently, the group holds three used book sales each year, collecting and sorting the donations year-round. Social events include dinners as a group several times each year. People with enthusiasm, interest, and ideas are welcomed!

For more information or to offer assistance with the used book sales, please phone the library at 724-744-4414.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015: Flight 93 Talk

Tom McMillan will speak about the tragic and heroic events, as written in his book Flight 93, on Tuesday, September 1, 2015, 7:00 pm, Performing Arts Center, Greensburg, PA. Admission is FREE, but seating is limited. Reserve your tickets today! View flyer

Story Times at the LibrarySTORY TIMES WITH MISS PAT!!!

Registration begins Tuesday, September 1st. You really don't want to miss out on these... Come on in and have LOTS OF FUN!!

Mondays: Toddler Story Time and Craft - 10:00 am & 11:00 am -- Ages 2 1/2 and 3

Tuesdays: Pre-School Story Time plus Craft - 11:00 am & 1:00 pm -- Ages 4-6

Thursdays: Book and Blocks Stories and Play Time - 10:00 am -- Ages 17 to 30 months

(This session of story times will wrap up the end of November.)

New Calendar Now Available: The library's September 2015 calendar is now available. View it here

Free Summer Audiobooks for Young Adults

SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for young adults. Starting May 7th, 2015, SYNC will give away two complete audiobook downloads a week -- a current young adult title along with a thematically paired classic or required summer reading title.

See this poster for more information.

Sign up for email or text alerts and be first to know when new titles are available to download at www.audiobooksync.com.

Library Fundraiser

"History of Penn Township" by John W. Mochnick
Your purchase helps to support the library!

Book price: $15 (includes map of Penn Township, Westmoreland County 1982)
Map only: $5


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Ensure that quality library resources and information services are available to all.

Vision Statement
To provide the right resources and services at the right time.

Statement of Service
Information and library resources are provided for the education, information, interest and enlightenment of all patrons of the Penn Area Library. A person's right to use the library is not denied or abridged on the basis of gender, race, creed, color, religion, age, country of national origin, individual life style or physical limitation.

Penn Area Library will endeavor to provide a wide range of materials. Materials are not excluded because of the origin, background or view of those contributing to their creation. It is also the intent of the Penn Area Library to enter into reciprocal agreements with other libraries and agencies to improve service to its patrons through the shared use of resources.

 

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