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    Reading Public Library to receive $10,000 from Home for Orphans of Odd Fellows of PA

    Reading Public Library to receive $10,000 from Home for Orphans of Odd Fellows of PA

    Art Weiler, chairman of the Home for Orphans of Odd Fellows of Pennsylvania Board of Trustees, presented a check for $10,000 Friday, May 18, to Reading Public Library to support a variety of youth literacy programming.

    The Independent Order of […]

    Muhlenberg Community Library announces summer programs, events

    Muhlenberg Community Library announces summer programs, events

    3612 Kutztown Rd, Laureldale. (610)929-0589. muhlenbergcommunitylibrary.org.

    Summer Hours from June 16 to August 18, 2018: Mon.-Thurs. 10am-8pm, Fri.-Sat. 10am-2pm Summer Quest 2018: Libraries Rock runs June 9-August 11. All ages from birth to 100+ are welcome to participate by picking up a Summer Quest log at the library […]

    Reading Public Library recognized as a 2018 recipient of Nation’s Highest Museum and Library Honor

    Reading Public Library recognized as a 2018 recipient of Nation’s Highest Museum and Library Honor

    National Medal for Museum and Library Service recognizes the community contributions of the Pennsylvania Public Library

    The Institute of Museum and Library Services today announced Reading Public Library of Pennsylvania, as one of 10 recipients of the 2018 National Medal […]

    Reading Public Library to present author lecture on “Carsonia: Midway Of Memories”

    Reading Public Library to present author lecture on “Carsonia: Midway Of Memories”

    Reading – Reading Public Library will present a program featuring local author Paul Druzba, discussing his book, “Carsonia: Midway of Memories” at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 19, at the Main Library, 100 S. Fifth St., Reading.

    The program will trace the story of […]

    Reading Public Library to feature author presentation and book signing

    Reading Public Library to feature author presentation and book signing

    READING – Author David Nazario will present his book, Make Love Your Religion: How to Put Love First & Succeed at Doing What You Love, at the Main Library, 100 S. 5th St. at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, April 28. Get an inside look at the […]

    Reading Public Library sponsoring summer job readiness workshops for teens

    Reading Public Library sponsoring summer job readiness workshops for teens

    Reading – Reading Public Library is partnering with the Department of Labor and Industry to provide free workshops for teens ages 14 to 18 who are seeking summer employment. The workshops will be held in the Teen Loft at Main Library, 100 S. 5th St., […]

    “A Summer Read” 2018 selection addresses national opiate epidemic

    “A Summer Read” 2018 selection addresses national opiate epidemic

    For the third year, Berks County Public Libraries will join multiple counties across Pennsylvania in “A Summer Read.” The initiative, which runs May through September, provides the public with a collective read on a topic about health and wellness. This year’s selection, […]

    SAVE THE DATE: Berks Book Bonanza finds new home at the Berkshire Mall July 13 through 15

    Berks Book Bonanza finds new home at the Berkshire Mall July 13 through 15

    After several months of homelessness, Berks Book Bonanza has secured a location for its 2018 sale. Bibliophiles and readers alike will once again be able to attend one of the area’s largest used book sales, held this […]

    Reading Public Library to state ‘Poetry on the Steps @Main’

     

    Reading Public Library to state ‘Poetry on the Steps @Main’

    Reading – On Saturday, April 14, in celebration of National Poetry Month, Reading Public Library’s Steps@Main will become a platform for poetry in the spoken and written form. In a collaborative project between the library, Albright College, and artist Andrew Pocham, poetry by Gabriela […]

    Reading Public Library to present free program: ‘Intro to Basic Kitchen Skills’

    Reading Public Library to present free program: ‘Intro to Basic Kitchen Skills’

    Reading – The Reading Public Library will present a program on the fundamentals of kitchen skills from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 14, at the Main Library, 100 S. 5th St.

    Linda Bell of The Culinary Classroom will introduce budding home chefs […]