Without Ken Heisler, there wouldn’t be a library in Strasburg

February 15, 2017

  Ken Heisler was an integral part of the library since 1983 when he purchased the former Bell Telephone building on W. Main St. to be the Kenneth M. Heisler Library Center. 16 years later, the library moved to its current location becoming the Strasburg-Heisler Library. Mr. Heisler was still its main supporter, and he…

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Longwood Gardens Community Read

January 11, 2017

The Strasburg-Heisler and Quarryville libraries were again invited to participate in Longwood Garden’s Community Read. For the past two years of the Community Read, the staff has selected books in conjunction with the reopening of the Main Fountain Garden designed by  Pierre du Pont. This year’s Community Read explores—and explains— the science, technology, and engineering…

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2017 One Book One Community

December 28, 2016

Rose Under Fire by Elizabeth Wein is the unforgettable story of Rose Justice, a young pilot with the Air Transport Auxiliary during the Second World War, is forged from heart-wrenching courage, resolve, and the slim, bright chance of survival. This year, more than eighty public libraries in Berks, Cumberland, Dauphin, Lancaster, Lebanon, Perry and York counties,…

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NY Times Best Selling Author Adriana Trigiani

December 13, 2016

The Council of Friends of Lancaster County Public Libraries, Aaron’s Books, and The Library System of Lancaster County will host guest speaker Adriana Trigiani at the 17th annual Spring Author Luncheon. Thursday, April 27, 2017 Calvary Church on Landis Valley Rd, Lancaster Your $45 ticket includes lunch and a reserved copy of her new book…

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