1. To love, to enjoy, to
celebrate, to have an
intense passion for.
2. To express interest in.
3. To possess a large amount
of knowledge in.
4. To promote.
Whatever YOU geek, your public library supports you!!
On April 18
we are kicking off a Geek the Library year, aimed at increasing the number of people who have library cards and communicating the value of your Library. There will be fun and surprises at the Library on that day, so please mark your calendars to stop in and enjoy.
Watch this space for more details!
Learn more at www.geekthelibrary.org
| | PA One Book author, Susan Stockdale, will visit the Library on Tuesday, April 1 at 10:45 AM
for a special nonregistration program. Every family in attendance will receive a copy of her book, Stripes of All Types, which is recommended for children ages 3-6.
| | Friends First Friday Book Review Luncheon
Friday April 4
April's Book Review Luncheon will compare chapters from Let the Great World Spin and Transatlantic, both by Colum McCann, Irish American writer of literary fiction.
The presenter will be Thomas A. Zimmerman, Associate Professor of Psychology, Humanities/Social Sciences at Pennsylvania College of Technology. Zimmerman, a native of Williamsport, has been, for several years, the member of a reading group that reads exclusively Irish authors.
First Friday in April Features
Local Black Heritage Exhibit
Be sure to stop by the Moltz Rotunda Room to see the Local Black Heritage Project, on display until April 11.
On Wednesday, April 9, organizers of the project are hosting a community roundtable discussion with project contributors.
The roundtable is an opportunity for the public, friends and family of the participants to share the experiences that went into the creation of the artwork and will take place on Wednesday, April 9, at 5:30 p.m. in the Moltz Rotunda Room, just inside the 4th Street entrance of the library.
Roundtable Details here
| | March and April Days at the Library
March 1 In Memory of Beulah Yerk
March 8 Charlie's Day
March 12 Marin, Lucia and Giovanni Catino Day
March 13 Hope Enterprises Day
March 15 In Memory of Joseph B. Gehret, Sr.
March 17 Henrietta Tyson Day
March 21 Jay & Sally Hilsher Day
MArch 26 In honor of Sylvia Sarno
March 30 Kalas
April 6 Veronica Muzic Day
April 9 Emily Knapsack Day
April 12 Grace Page Day
April 14 Logan and Adelyn Bastian, Zachary and Tristan Campbell Day
April 16 In Memory of Joseph 'Pappy Joe' Steele
April 19 In Memory of the Cooper Family
April 28 Nicholas Stone Day
April 30 In Memory of Miriam S. Mix
If you would like to Own A Day at the Library or give a day as a gift Click Here
To see the complete 2014 Own a Day calendar, Click Here
The Friends of the James V. Brown Library Spring Book Sale starts on April 10 with Friends preview night and continues through April 11 and 12.
Stay connected with the Brown Library!
| | If it's happening, it's here!
, your community calendar, turns one year old this month. Check it out for all the best events in our community!
| Visit the Friends Favorites Gently Used Bookstore |
Third Floor of the Welch Wing
Open Monday and Friday 10:30 to 1:30
Tuesday and Wedneday1:30 to 4:30
Saturday 12:15 to 3
Have used books, CDs, DVDS, and Audiobooks? Donate them to the Friends of the Library for their book sales and Book Store.
Take your donations to the circulation desk. No textbooks, magazines, or moldy oldies please!