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The Friends of Elizabethville Area Library

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The Friends of the Elizabethville Area Library invite library lovers to join them as they plan programs for the library, book sales and the annual raffle/silent auction.

  • Number of members:  12 on the board, 42 total
  • Frequency of meetings:  First Thursday of the month
  • Average attendance:  10
  • Frequency of book sales:  Semi-Annual (Spring & Fall)
  • Where books are stored:  Off-site storage facility
  • Where book sales are held: 
    • Salem United Church of Christ
    • W. Main St. Elizabethville
  • Books also available:              
    • Friends Book Nook at Shops on Markets (across from the library)
    • Friends Facebook page
  • Book donations:  Donations may be dropped off in the collection bins in the library entrance
  • Other Friends activities:
    • Annual raffle/silent auction (our major fundraiser)
    • Provide refreshments and support for the Lively Minds Series
    • Sponsor Author on the Road with Upper Dauphin and Halifax Middle Schools to provide an author visit to the schools
    • Purchase refreshments, craft materials and supplies for juvenile programs as requested
    • Sponsor the annual library children’s Christmas program
    • Sponsor Adult programs
    • Assist the library with purchasing equipment and new technologies
    • Support community programs and children’s learning experiences
  • Membership:  There are benefits and privileges of being a FRIEND.  For details, membership forms are available in the Elizabethville Area Library or contact any of the officers listed.


 Learn More about becoming a Friend of the Library



Linda Koppenhaver
Elizabethville President
(717) 365-3746

Carolyn Kocher
Elizabethville Vice President
(717) 362 - 4148

Jessica Kerwin
Elizabethville Treasurer
(717) 580 - 1594



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