November 2017 News

Submitted by Parkesburg Library on Tue, 12/05/2017 - 2:44 pm

Parkesburg Library News

November 2nd, 2017

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CHRISTMAS IN PARKESBURG! Holiday Tour and Trolley Rides, showcasing Homes, Businesses, Churches & Organizations. Music, Holiday Projects, Speakers, Raffle Prizes. Saturday, Dec. 2, 10:00 – 4:00. Tickets available soon.


Celtic CHRISTMAS CONCERT. Brandywine Harp Orchestra, Sunday, Dec. 10, 4:00, Upper Octorara Presbyterian Church, 1121 Octorara Trail.  Tickets available at the library, $10 Adult, $5 Youth (6-17). Adult $12 at the door.


Knitting Group - Enjoy the company of other knitters.  Bring your work and have fun!  Every Thursday, 6:30 – 8:00 PM.


Special Needs Children – A Day in our Shoes.  Resources for parents, Saturday, November 4, 9:30 – 11:30.  Reservations suggested.  Lisa Lightner, IEP Advocate.


Battle of the Bulge – Thursday, Nov. 9, 7 PM, reservations suggested.  Bill Wilde. 


Fox Hunting in Chester County – Live off-site Program, Saturday, Nov. 18, 8:30-10:00.  William Venditta & the Cochran Hunt.  Reservations suggested.


First People – The Lenape.  Native heritage presentation and exhibit, Saturday, Nov. 18, 1:00, Carla Messinger, Cultural Educator.  Reservations suggested.


Book Sale Corner – In the Children’s Room during library hours.  Excellent items!


Free Block Play - Children’s room.  Kids under 8 must be accompanied by adult.


Please donate to help your library - Join with us by providing books, CDs, DVDs, programs and events for our community.  2017 goal is $25,000.


Help the library when you order from - – same products, same prices, and sign up to give the library .5% of the purchase.


Read 1,000 books before kindergarten!  Pick up packets at the library.


Please designate Parkesburg Library on your United Way contribution.

Parkesburg Library, 105 West St, Parkesburg, PA, 610-857-5165,, Hours: Monday and Thursday 10:00-5:00, Tuesday and Wednesday 10:00-7:00, Friday 10:00-4:00 (Saturdays 9:00-1:00 June 17-Aug 19). Library Board Meetings: 4th Mondays except July, Aug & Dec, 7:00 in the library.