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NEWS/Events

USCF Rated Chess Tournament

Join us at the Hershey Public Library for a Chess Tournament on Saturday, November 3rd. Open to chess players of all ages and skill levels. 3 rounds with players in Quad sections based on rating and age. Young players and players new to rated chess tournaments are welcome and encouraged […]

Friends 7th Annual Student Film Festival

Student Submissions Are Needed by April 1 for Student Film Festival – The 7th Annual Friends of Hershey Public Library Student Film Festival seeks to showcase and recognize local student filmmakers’ creative work. The festival will take place on April 27, 2019 from 2 to 4 pm at the Hershey Public […]

Friends Film Special

Nosferatu (1922). This is an unrated silent horror movie. Sunday, October 21 at 2:00 pm To see Nosferatu is to see a vampire movie before it became the story of Dracula. Murnau’s silent film was based on the Bram Stoker novel, but the title and character names were changed.  The […]

Friends Family Fun Day

Sunday, August 5 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., the community came to Family Fun Day at the Book Sale. “Libraries Rock” themed games, crafts and activities for all ages were enjoyed, including a bounce house and face painting, and FREE ice cream at Sweet Dawgs ice cream truck during […]

One Book, One Community

Winner of the One Book, Your Vote for the OBOC 2019 title is “Killers of the Flower Moon” by David Grann. With the public vote for the 2019 title, reading of the OBOC title will take place in January, and programs at various public libraries will begin in February, which […]

Support Hershey Public Library While You Shop!

Now you can shop for your favorite Amazon items and help Hershey Public Library at the same time!! AmazonSmile is an easy and automatic way to support the Friends organization and the public library!! There is absolutely no cost for shoppers to participate in AmazonSmile! Every item for sale on Amazon.com is also […]

Edible Book Contest Online Entry Form

All entries must be submitted to the Library by Wednesday, October 24 at 8:00 p.m. All edible book entries must be dropped off at the library on Friday, October 26 between 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. If you have questions, please contact Julie Brnik at jebrnik@derrytownship.org or call 717-533-6555 X […]

Edible Book Contest

Friday, October 26, 2018. Design an edible creation based on the wonderful world of books! National Friends of the Library Week is October 21 to 27. Please join us on Friday, October 26 to view and vote for literary-inspired culinary creations! Register in advance to enter your own edible book. Registration […]

Request a Purchase

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