701 Cocoa Ave, Hershey, PA 17033

(717) 533-6555 library@derrytownship.org

Enrichment Classes

Drop-In Card Making Classes

Meet new friends and enjoy making two handcrafted cards for $6. Come and make two seasonal cards using different stamping techniques with Stampin’ Up! Products. Registration is not necessary, but appreciated, for this drop-in class. This program is designed especially for Adults, and Children with an Adult companion. Thursdays, September […]

Indian Philosophy: Hindu, Buddhist, and Jain

Explore the fascinating philosophies of India with Dr. Jeffery Long, Professor of Religion and Asian Studies at Elizabethtown College. This course will give you a broad overview of Hindu, Buddhist, and Jain philosophies, tracing their development from ancient times to the present. Class size: 15. Register in person at the […]

Back to Basics Writing Classes

This six-week writing course incorporates workshops, critique and discussion, and personal writing time to write cleaner, leaner, and meaner. Registration must be done in person at the library and the class fee is payable at registration. Wednesdays, September 19, 26, October 3, 10, 17 and 24 at 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 […]

The Art of India and Southeast Asia

Diverse painting styles of Persian miniatures, Mughal painting, Rajasthani painting, and modern Indian art are some of the works we will investigate during this four-week class. The influence of Buddhism, Hinduism, and Islam on the architecture of the region is also on the agenda. We will take a look at […]

Woodrow Wilson and the Great War

Woodrow Wilson and the Great War is presented by Neill Hartley on Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. Register online, or call the library at (717) 533-6555 beginning October 18. Neill Hartley is president Woodrow Wilson in this captivating and exciting one–man show set in the turbulent days leading up […]

“Chasing Phil”

“Chasing Phil” is presented by David Howard on Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. Register online, or call the library at (717) 533-6555 beginning August 23. In 1977, two young FBI agents plunged into an undercover investigation that had never before been attempted by the bureau. Their objective was […]

Based on the Book: Bestseller Cinema

Based on the Book: Bestseller Cinema is presented by Bill Wine on Sunday, October 14, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. Register online, or call the library at (717) 533-6555 beginning September 14. This presentation will center on the experience of reading a book and then seeing the movie and why people […]

Financial Education Series

Economic downturns have demonstrated that national financial stability can depend on the financial well-being of individuals and families. It also raised awareness about the complexity of the decisions consumers must make to manage their finances effectively. Despite the availability of a wide range of information about managing money and about […]

Processing YOUR Images Class

Looking at the work of others can be instructional, but how do YOUR images look to someone else? Photography is a combination of art and craft. Seeing is the first part of the art, and craft is the process of massaging the camera capture into the vision you had when […]

Holiday Terrarium Therapy Workshop

Holiday stress? Not this year. Grow your creativity while you bury your stress, especially during the holiday season. During this event we will build beautiful holiday inspired terrariums. Workshop includes: containers, plants, soil and decorative holiday figures. Choose between the ‘Holiday Moose Terrarium’ or ‘Holiday Forest Terrarium.’ Take it home […]