April 2023 Adult Newsletter


~ Library Programs ~


chicken bbq, plant sale and book sale

Chicken BBQ, Plant Sale & Book Sale

Saturday, April 22, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. Join us at the library, rain or shine, for chicken barbeque, a plant sale, and a book sale! Advance BBQ tickets will soon be available for purchase at the library. Click here for details.


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Mysterious Petroglyphs

Tuesday, April 11, 6:00 – 7:00 pm. Adam Zurn with Uncharted Lancaster will be appearing at our library with a customized presentation on indigenous petroglyphs that you can find on our local trails. Click here to register. Appropriate for all ages!


enola low grade trail

Springtime Walking Book Club

Thursday, April 13, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm. Join us on the Enola Trail as we discuss Somebody’s Daughter: A Memoir by Ashley Ford. After the walk, we’ll share a casual ‘tailgate’ snack in the parking lot. For adults and older teens. Click here to register.


laptop, phone, pens and pink sticky notes

1:1 Computer Help

Millersville University is partnering with us to provide FREE computer and technology help. Drop in on Tuesdays​ (10-3:30), Wednesdays (12-6), or Thursdays (12-6) for assistance customized to your individual needs!​


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Chess Club

Saturday, April 1, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm. Come join our new chess club for adults and older teens (16+). All levels are welcome; we have a coach available to help you learn! Click here to register.


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Mid-Day Matinee

Friday, April 21, 1:00 – 4:00 pm. Bring your favorite movie snack and join us for this month’s film. We’ll offer new-to-video releases as well as classic titles. Please call the library for the name of this month’s selection. Best for adults ages 18+


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VITA Tax Assistance

Volunteers from United Way’s VITA program are providing free tax preparation at the Quarryville Library for individuals with a household income of $60,000 or less. Appointments may be scheduled by calling 211 or 1-855-567-5341. Visit vita.uwlanc.org to see all the requirements.


cover of handle with care by Jodi Picoult

Afternoon Book Club

Wednesday, April 12, 2:00 – 4:00 pm. Join us for a monthly gathering of book lovers! This month we will be discussing Handle with Care by Jodi Picoult. Click here to register.


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The Knitting & Crocheting Group

meets weekly at the library on Thursday afternoons from 1:00 – 3:00 pm. This group is open to interested knitters, crocheters, and other crafters of all ages.

~ Other Library Offerings ~


Flipster - get instant access to popular magazines!

Access your favorite magazines digitally using Flipster®. Flipster offers an easy, browsable reading experience, and all you need is your library card! Click here to get started, or search the app store for “Flipster – Digital Magazines”.


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Virtual Sticker Posters

Get “stuck” on our virtual sticker posters!
Click here to begin, or visit our website and click on the “Virtual Offerings” tab. New posters are added as each one is finished.


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Need a passport?

Come to the library! We are a full-service passport center, and offer passport services by appointment. Please call (717) 786-1336 for more information or to schedule an appointment.


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Book donations

The Friends of the Library are accepting donations of new or gently used books and puzzles on Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 10:00 am – 12:30 pm.

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~ Resources & Opportunities ~


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Volunteer at the library!

Do you need volunteer or community service hours or simply want to connect more with the community? Click here for information on the many opportunities available!

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Looking for a way to help the community? The Solanco Food Bank is currently in need of the following items:
  • Canned chicken
  • Fruit cups
  • Mayonnaise
  • Cooking oil
  • Canned tuna
  • Spam
  • Canned corned beef
  • Canned salmon
  • Chef Boyardee (ravioli or micro meals)
  • Canned green beans
  • Canned corn
  • Sloppy Joe sauce
  • Spaghetti
  • Spaghetti sauce (canned or in plastic jars)
  • Applesauce cups
  • Pears/Peaches/Fruit cocktail (unsweetened)
  • Pudding cups

Donations may be dropped off Monday through Thursday, 9 am – 4 pm and Friday, 9 am – 12 pm.

Address: 14 South Church Street, Quarryville, PA 17566
Phone number: (717) 786-4308
Website: solanconeighborhoodministries.org