701 Cocoa Ave, Hershey, PA 17033

(717) 533-6555 library@derrytownship.org


Pop Up Classes for Learning

Legal Forms Pop Up Class Monday, March 11 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm Drop in to this pop up class to learn how to access free legal online documents you can customize, and PA law information. No special skill or extensive knowledge of the law is required. No appointment […]

Learn Italian

Back by popular demand this spring: Italian Classes at the Hershey Public Library. This class is an introduction to the contemporary Italian language. Registration forms will be available at the library beginning February 1, 2019. Please sign up for this class in person. Mondays, March 4 to May 6 6:00 to 7:15 p.m. […]

Fairy Garden Class

Saturday, May 18, 2019 Want to make a Fairy Garden but don’t know where to start? Come to our Fairy Garden Class and we will provide you with all of the necessary components. Fee includes a 10″ container, plants, and all materials. Children 5 through 15 are welcome, but must […]

Terrarium Therapy Workshop (Spring)

Saturday, May 11, 2019 In this Macrame Terrarium Workshop you will learn how to build and care for your very own terrarium. Cost includes, a 5 x 5 1/2 glass vessel with a hanging macrame, four healthy succulents, decorative stone, potting soil and instruction to care for your piece for […]

Flowers Mosaic Class

Sunday, April 28, 2019 Join us for a lesson on how to make mosaic art laid out in a flower pattern. Mosaics are created using small pieces of colored glass and assembling them in a pattern pleasing to the maker and adhering them to a substrate. No art experience needed. […]

Photography Class

Saturday, April 6, 2019 This class will address beginning to intermediate essential techniques for digital photography. This will include camera settings for best capture, understanding exposure, composition, and basic image processing in Lightroom. An explanation of file types, color spaces and other important basic concepts will also be included. Bring […]

Spring Container Garden Class

Saturday, March 30, 2019 Welcome color and Spring designing a container garden with cool weather pansies, violas and other plants. All supplies are included. Register in person at the library. Class fee is payable at registration. 10:00 a.m. Fee: $35 Instructor: Andrea Beitzel    

Etched Brown Egg Class

Saturday, March 23, 2019 Explore a variation of the folk art of Pysanky with Sue Copenhaver. Participants will complete 2-3 etched eggs in 2-3 hours using an electric kistka, beeswax, brown eggs and a mild acid. Class is limited to 8 adults. Register in person at the library. Class fee is […]

Creative Nonfiction (a writing class)

Sundays March 10, 17, 24, 31 and April, 14, and 28, 2019 How can a piece of nonfiction glow with electricity and passion, hooking readers and holding them fascinated? Writers are accomplishing this today in the field of creative nonfiction. Although it’s not a new form, its popularity is increasing […]

Fused Glass Class (Necklace or Mosaic Dish)

Saturday, March 9, 2019 Learn how to make either a fused glass necklace with slider ($25) or a glass mosaic dimensional 3 X 5 dish ($23) by cutting glass of various types and colors and fusing it into your own unique design. The design is then fired in the kiln […]