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    Spring Book Drive

    spring book drivePlant a seed of learning and fun!

    Whether it is used to purchase children’s picture books, a subscription to Consumer Reports, access to a genealogical database, or another resource, your gift to the Book Drive will touch thousands of lives.

    >> Donate to the Book Drive

    100 Year Anniversary

    100 Years Logo Celebrating a Century at the Heart of the Community

    In 1914, the Harrisburg Public Library opened in downtown Harrisburg, starting what today has grown into The Library system. See history unfold in our interactive timeline. Leave us a birthday message. Attend special events.

    >> Celebrate with us!

    Storytimes & Discovery Programs

    Storytimes and Discovery Programs Learn and have fun at The Library

    Storytimes and Discovery Programs provide entertainment and developmentally appropriate education for children from birth to age 11. Foster a love of reading, science, math, art, and other important topics — all while having fun!

    >> Registration for the next session opens Oct. 21 at 10 am.

  • News

    New expanded and improved hours are now in effect at Elizabethville Area Library, Madeline L. Olewine Memorial Library and Northern Dauphin Library.
    See the new hours and special events.


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