Adult

Book Club

Every 4th Friday, 9:30 AM

Join us for an engaging discussion on the fourth Friday of every month.

October 26– The Woman Who Smashed Codes by Jason Fagone

November 30– The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

December 28 – The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer

Previous Book Club selections:

May 2017 – All the Stars in the Heavens by Adriana Trigiani
June 2017 – Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng
July 2017 – The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict
August 2017 – The Night Sister by Jennifer McMahon
September 2017 – The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown
October 2017 – The Lake House by Kate Morton
November 2017 – The Nightingale by Kristen Hannah
December 2017/January 2018 – Did you ever have a family? by Bill Clegg
February 2018 – Necessary Lies by Diane Chamberlain
March 2018 – Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
April 2018 – The Orphan Keeper by Camron Wright
May 2018 – News of the World by Paulette Jiles
June 22 – The Soloist – Steve Lopez
July 27 – The Map That Changed the World – Simon Winchester
August 24 – Prague Sonata – Bradford Morrow
September 15 @10:30 AM – A Prayer for Owen Meany – John Irving

 


Knitting Club

Every 2nd Monday, 6-8 PMKnitting Club Flyer

Do you like to knit or want to learn how? Join us! The first half of the year, we will knit scarves and hats for the community giving tree in December. The second half of the year we will knit a group project (probably a blanket) to donate to the library to be used as a prize. Knitters are welcomed to bring their own project to work on as well!

Upcoming 2018 Dates:  October 15, November 12, December 10

Free.


PA CareerLink Welcome OrientationPA CareerLink Welcome Orientation

Tuesday, October 16 at 1 PM

GET HIRED.  To find the best job opportunities these days, you need more than the want ads in the newspaper. So where do you start and how do you find the best opportunity for your next job?

Join us for an introduction to the tools, resources and services available at no cost to jobseekers through the local PA CareerLink®.

PA CareerLink® is the connecting link between hundreds of County residents who come to the PA CareerLink® weekly to search for jobs, upgrade their skills, and look for new careers…and Lancaster County businesses that want to hire them. In addition, the PA CareerLink® works with you to improve your foundational (reading, analytical, and math) skills as well as your workplace behavior practices and offers a Career Readiness Credential based on your performance on the WorkKeys assessment system and your participation in the Ready2Work program. Additional pre-employment training in pre-allied health, construction, welding, forklift driving, assembly, printing, and other hard skill areas is offered.

Program is FREE. Registration is required by OCTOBER 12. Minimum enrollment of 5 attendees.


First Time Home Buyers

First Time Home Buyers Seminar

Tuesday, October 16 at 6:30 PM

Find out whether you’re ready for home ownership and how to get started at this free seminar presented by Jonestown Bank & Trust Co. (JBT) Learn about how much you can afford, what to look for when you shop for your new home, how to make an offer, what’s involved in getting your mortgage and closing your loan, and what to expect after purchase.

Free. Registration required.

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self publishing with holly bushSelf Publishing Step by Step

Tuesday, October 30 at 6:30 PM

Are you considering self-publishing? Holly Bush shares her journey in the self-publishing world, and gives you step-by-step instructions from the last word you write until your book is available to the public and in the hands of consumers.

Free.