January 2024 Adult Newsletter

~ Library Programs ~


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Chess Club

Saturday, January 6, 11:00 am – 2:00 pm. Come join our chess club! All levels are welcome; we have a coach available to help you learn. For adults and older teens. Click here to register.

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Afternoon Book Club

Wednesday, January 10, 2:00 – 4:00 pm. Join us for a monthly gathering of book lovers! This month we will be discussing Hillbilly Elegy by J. D. Vance.


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Mid Day Matinee

Friday, January 12, 1:00 pm. Join us for a popular new release! A light snack will be provided. Please call the library at 717-786-1336 for the movie title. For adults and teens. Click here to register.


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Landlord-Tenant Disputes

Thursday, January 18, 6:00 – 7:00 pm. This presentation will outline the various duties and obligations expected of both landlords and tenants and how to seek recourse when these obligations are not met.


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Walking Book Club

Monday, January 22, 10:00 – 11:00 am. Join us on the Enola Trail as we combine the pleasures of reading, exercise, and companionship! Come prepared to discuss a book you’re currently reading. For adults and older teens. Click here to register.


CareerLink Job Fair

Wednesday, January 24, 3:00 – 6:00 pm. Check our event calendar for details!


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Trivia Night

Thursday, January 25, 6:00 – 7:00 pm. We welcome back Quiz Bowl veteran Phil Gruber as he challenges how much we know! Participate individually or as a team of up to 4 people. For adults and older teens. Click here to register.


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Free Tech Help

Millersville University is partnering with the library to provide free personalized assistance for all your computer and technology needs on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm, from now through the end of February.

Please note that programs with insufficient registrants may be canceled. Please monitor your email for updates. Thank you!

~ Other Library Offerings ~


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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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~ Resources & Opportunities ~

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Join the Friends!

The Friends of the Library are looking for help as they support the library by holding book sales and an annual holiday cookie and gift sale, operating the bookstore, running food services during Go-Fore Golf, and more. Any time you can offer is greatly appreciated! Click here for more information.

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Looking for a way to help the community? Solanco Neighborhood Ministries is currently in need of the following items:
  • toothpaste
  • tooth brushes
  • packs of bar soap
  • baby wipes
  • diapers (sizes 3,4,5,6 and pull-ups)
  • mayonnaise
  • ketchup
  • pudding cups
  • fruit cups
  • applesauce cups
  • juice boxes
  • canned chili
  • boxed flavored potatoes
Donations may be dropped off Monday through Thursday from 9 am – 4 pm and Friday from 9 am – 12 pm.
Address: 14 South Church Street, Quarryville, PA 17566
Phone number: (717) 786-4308
Website: solanconeighborhoodministries.org


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Holiday Drive

We are currently collecting like-new or handmade hats, mittens, gloves, and scarves! All donated items will be given to Solanco Neighborhood Ministries.