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Curbside Pickup Details

Updated Monday, June 8, 2020:We are happy to announce that in addition to our online e-resources and virtual programming, we continue to offer safe access to physical materials from the library through a curbside pickup service.  Place a hold and reserve items online through the WAGGIN catalog or by phone. As we are quarantining returned…

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What does moving to “yellow phase” mean for our library?

Library Director Myra R. Oleynik sent out the following message on Thursday, May 14, 2020: Dear PT Library Community,It’s been 9 weeks since we had to close our doors to the public, and we sure do miss you! As Washington County moves to the “yellow phase” on Friday, May 15, this is what you need to…

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FAQ during the PT Library Covid-19 Closure

UPDATED Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. From Library Director, Myra R. Oleynik In anticipation of Governor Wolf’s most recent announcement that brings Washington County to the Yellow Phase, Peters Township Public Library has been carefully reviewing procedures for phasing in safe access to very limited public services. Any plans will include precautions to…

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Hogwarts Digital Escape Room

Updated July 22, 2020 On the afternoon of March 19, 2020, we shared the Hogwarts Digital Escape Room created by Youth Services Librarian Sydney Krawiec on the library’s Facebook page. Little did we know that over the next two weeks, the game would be played by 225,000 users from 22 countries across the globe including…

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Links to Coronavirus Resources

As a public library, the biggest role we can play in response to the emerging COVID-19 threat is sharing trusted sources of information with you. Below are a list of links we believe will be helpful to you. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) summary on COVID-19 is being updated constantly  The World Health Organization (WHO) has…

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This Week March 9 to 14

PROGRAMS FOR ADULTSKNIT AND CROCHET CLUBMonday, Mar. 9 from 1:00 to 2:30 pmREAD MORE ROOTS GENEALOGY CLUBTuesday, Mar. 10 from 1:00 to 3:00 pmREAD MORE DEVICES & APPS 101Wednesday, Mar. 11 from 9:00 to 10:30 amREAD MORE ACRYLIC PAINTING FOR ADULTSWednesday, Mar. 11 from 1:00 to 3:30 pmREAD MORE EVENING BOOK CLUB FOR ADULTSWednesday, Mar….

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The Gallery Opening Reception March 12

The Peters Township High School Photography Classes will exhibit their work in the main lobby of the Peters Township Public Library from March 12 through 26 during library hours. “The Gallery” is an impressive display of hundreds of photographs, all taken by Peters Township High School students.  An opening reception will be held on Thursday,…

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Cancellation of Literacy Programs with Lindsay Barrett George

Due to travel concerns from the eastern part of the state, Lindsay Barrett George has requested we reschedule our literacy programs to a later date. We will be canceling programs with Lindsay Barrett George for Friday, March 20. If you did register to attend through Eventkeeper, we will keep your contact information and notify you…

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This week Feb. 16 to 22

PROGRAMS FOR ADULTSCLIMBING YOUR FAMILY TREETuesday, Feb. 18 from 10:00 to 11:00 amREAD MORE STAMP CLUBTuesday, Feb. 18 from 6:30 to 8:00 pmREAD MORE DEVICES & APPS 101Wednesday, Feb. 19 from 9:00 to 10:30 amREAD MORE AFTERNOON BOOK CLUB FOR ADULTSWednesday, Feb. 19 from 1:00 to 2:30 pmREAD MORE A WELL-READ MYSTERY – Two Sessions!Thursday,…

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Together We Read

Peters Township Public Library joins nearly 16,000 libraries and thousands of readers across the country in offering the first Together We Read: US digital book club selection. From February 19 to March 4, Peters Township Public Library patrons can enjoy and discuss award-winning author Pat Simmons’ new Lean on Me romance ebook for free with…

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This week Feb. 10 to 16

PROGRAMS FOR ADULTS KNIT AND CROCHET CLUBMonday, Feb. 10 from 1:00 to 2:30 pmREAD MORE INTRO TO EXCEL (LAB)Monday, Feb. 10 from 2:00 to 3:00 pmREAD MORE ROOTS GENEALOGY CLUBTuesday, Feb. 11 from 1:00 to 3:00 pmREAD MORE DEVICES & APPS 101Wednesday, Feb. 12 from 9:00 to 10:30 amREAD MORE ACRYLIC PAINTING FOR ADULTSWednesday, Feb….

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2019 Annual Report

2019 Annual Report PDF

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