March 2023 Adult Newsletter



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to everyone who was involved with Go-Fore Golf! Whether you were a sponsor, donor, volunteer, or attendee, we’re grateful for the part you played in a fun-filled day that helped support our operations and services!

~ Library Programs ~


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Six Supreme Court Cases that Changed America (Volume II)

Every Friday through March 31, 1:00 – 2:00 pm. Local historian Dr. Robert Frick has developed this series to inform and entertain you with objective, non-partisan content. For adults and older teens. Click here to register.



Making Compost!

Thursday, March 30, 4:30 – 5:30 pm. Do you want to learn how to make black gold? Naturalist Lisa J. Sanchez will help you turn your vegetable scraps, yard waste, coffee grounds and other biodegradable items into usable compost. Best for ages 7+, other family members are welcome. Click here to register.


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Save the date!

Tuesday, April 11, 6:00 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. This program will open for registration on March 15, and is predicted to fill quickly. Appropriate for all ages!


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Springtime Walking Book Club!

Monday, March 20, 1:00 – 2:00 pm. We are launching a walking book club to combine the pleasures of reading, exercise, and companionship! Join us on the Enola Trail to discuss Black Food by Bryant Terry and then share a potluck snack. For adults and older teens. Click here to register.


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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, March 4, 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, March 31, 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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Microsoft Word Basics

Wednesday, March 8, 1:00 – 2:00 pm. Learn the introductory basics of using Microsoft Word, and build the skills needed to create, format, and save a resume. Click here to register.


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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 to see all the requirements.


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How to Spot a “Scam”

Wednesday, March 29, 1:00 – 2:00 pm. How do you determine if the information you are viewing online can be trusted? Join Josh from Millersville University to learn some helpful strategies! Best for adults and older teens. Click here to register.


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Afternoon Book Club

Wednesday, March 8, 2:00 – 4:00 pm. Join us for a monthly gathering of book lovers! This month we will be discussing Still Alice by Lisa Genova. 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.

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Intro to PA CareerLink® Services

Wednesday, March 22, 1:00 – 3:00 pm. Learn about all the services available at PA CareerLink®. In the end, you will meet with staff to determine the next step that is right for you. If you are interested in personalized services including training, this workshop is your first step. Click here to register.

~ 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 will be accepting book donations 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:
General needs
  • Baby wipes
  • Canned salmon
  • Canned beef stew
  • Cooking oil
  • Mayonnaise
  • Toothpaste
  • Canned corned beef
  • Spam
  • Diapers (size 5 or 6)
  • Apple sauce (23 oz.)
  • Fruit cocktail/peaches/pears (no sugar added)
Easter meal items (needed by 3/29)

  • 2 boxes scalloped potatoes
  • Ham/ham slices or Giant gift card
  • 2 cans green beans
  • French fried onion rings
  • Mushroom soup
  • Yellow cake mix
  • Box light brown sugar
  • 1 can pineapple slices (20 oz.)
  • 2 cans beets
  • 1 dozen eggs
  • 1 box margarine or butter

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