Konkle Memorial Library
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Montoursville Konkle Library April Book Sale
Whole New Reason to Celebrate Spring!
The Friends of W. B. Memorial Konkle Library in Montoursville are hosting their Spring Used Book Sale on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, April 8, 9, & 10th.
It’s time to restock and refresh your shelves from the long winter to get ready for summer reading and to support the library.
Library used book sales are community-spirited events where book lovers and bargain hunters mingle with friends and neighbors, while benefiting a great cause: libraries and literacy. Here’s a reason to celebrate.
Volunteers have been busy sorting a great selection of gently-used books. You’ll find it easy to browse shelves filled with novels, mysteries, cookbooks, crafts, children’s, coffee table books, and much more; along with DVDs, music CDs, LP’s and puzzles.
It all begins on Thursday April 8 (10AM-5PM), and continues through April 9th (10AM-5PM), and April 10th (9AM-1PM).
Used book sales support key services in the library. Support from the Friends help make possible the Summer Reading Programs. All ages enjoy treasure-hunting for their next reading adventures, so bring your family and friends.
Here’s to springtime.
PS-Do some Spring cleaning of your shelves and bring your gently used book, DVD, CD donations anytime the Library is Open, prior to and on the day of the sale.
Social distancing and masks are required. Any questions, contact the Konkle Library at 570-368-1840, www.konklelibrary.org.
Library Service Update
On Monday, April 12, 2021, following the guidelines developed by the CDC and the Office of Commonwealth Libraries, Konkle Library will allow patrons to browse the shelves to choose books, including the Children’s Room, for 30 minutes. Appointments are not required.
To ensure the safety of the staff and other patrons, a mask or other face covering is required to enter the library.
Social Distancing must be maintained.
3 public computers will be available for patron use on a first come, first serve basis. The computers can be reserved for 1 hour by calling the library.
Hand sanitizer will be provided at “Sanitation Stations” throughout the library for use before and after browsing the books and using the computers/
The following services will not change:
- Holds can be picked up at the Circulation Desk. To maintain social distancing, 2 patrons at a time may pick up holds. Holds may be placed online at konklelibrary.org or by calling the library at (570) 368-1840. Patrons will be notified when their holds are ready for pickup.
- Printing, copy and fax services will be available.
- Books and DVDs must be returned in the Book and DVD drops BEFORE ENTERING the library. Materials will continue to be quarantined for 72 hours before being checked out or re-shelved.
Our hours will remain:
Monday – Friday 10 AM – 5 PM
Saturday 9 AM – 1 PM
We have installed Plexiglass shields at the Circulation Desk and clean and sanitize frequently for your health and safety.
Thank you for your patience and cooperation as we continue to follow a gradual plan to re-open the library to ensure the health and safety of the community.
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384 Broad Street
Montoursville, PA 17754
Monday – Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
President: Dennis Correll
Vice President: Robert Weaver Secretary: Sarah Balduino Treasurer: Romey Fagnano
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