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NEWS/Events

Sand Mandala

Hershey Public Library welcomes artists, monks of the Deprung Gomang Monastery. What is a sand mandala? The mandala is made by the methodical placement of grains of sand, and is a temporary creation. There will be hands on activities on Wednesday, August 22 from 3-4 pm. Sand painting is a […]

One Book, One Community

One Book, Your Vote for the OBOC 2019 title will take place August 1 – 31, 2018. (oboc.org) The winner will be announced to the public in November 2018. With the public vote for the 2019 title, reading of the OBOC title will take place in January, and programs at […]

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. All […]

Request a Purchase

  Let us know what you would like the library to add to the collection. The cataloger will make the final decision. 

Road Traffic Signs Quiz

DMV Practice Test: Road and Lane Control Signs Need to brush up on your road signs? This practice test covers 7 most important traffic signs and their meanings. You’re likely to see these signs on your DMV Test – and on the road, of course! The test is based on […]

Banned Books Week

Banned Books Week 2018, the annual celebration of the freedom to read, will be held September 23–29. The 2018 theme, “Banning Books Silences Stories,” is a reminder that everyone needs to speak out against censorship. By focusing on efforts across the country to remove or restrict access to books, Banned […]

PA Driver’s Manual and FREE 2018 PA DOT Permit Practice Tests

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation has made the decision not to print these publications but they are available online. Click here. There may be a limited quantity to be found at Driver License Centers. These PA practice tests are good for the permit test, driver’s license test and the senior […]