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Construction News!

Starting February, the library will be undergo some renovations to the circulation desk. The only expected service modification will be that we won’t have any after-hours returns of items. To offset the inconvenience, we’ll be waiving overdue fines during the construction period. All other services will remain operational. We expect […]

Sex Trafficking- It’s Closer To Home Than You Think

Sunday, April 28, 2019. 2:00 p.m. Sex Trafficking- It’s Closer To Home Than You Think is presented by Sherry Knowlton. Local author, Sherry Knowlton, will talk about sex trafficking and other forms of human trafficking that exist in today’s world — including right here in Southcentral Pennsylvania. She’ll discuss how […]

7th Annual Friends Student Film Festival

Student Submissions Are Needed by April 1 – The 7th Annual Friends of Hershey Public Library Student Film Festival seeks to showcase and recognize local student filmmakers’ creative work. Download the 2019 STUDENT FILM FESTIVAL SUBMISSION FORM. Forms are available for pick up in the Young Adult area of the library. The […]

hoopla for Digital Media

Hershey Public library offers patrons an extensive digital collection for reading, watching and listening enjoyment through hoopla. Stream on mobile devices with the FREE hoopla app through the App Store (see below), or on a computer in your web browser at www.hoopladigital.com. With the hoopla app on mobile devices, you […]

One Book, One Community Book Discussion

Monday, February 25 (Snow date 3/4/2019) 6:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. Killers of the Flower Moon” by David Grann has been chosen as the 2019 One Book, One Community selection! Registration can be done either online, or call 717-33-6555. Did you know February is designated as both Library Lovers’ Month and Book […]

From the Director’s Desk

Director of the Hershey Public Library, Laura O’Grady, writes a monthly letter on library news. Director’s Desk, November 2018 ARCHIVE October 2018 September 2018 August 2018 July 2018 June 2018 May 2018 April 2018 March 2018    

Friends Summer Film Festival

Based on the Books Friends will show a summer film series on Sundays in July at 2:00 p.m. Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs PG  (7/7/19) Mr. Popper’s Penguins PG  (7/14/19) Hugo PG  (7/21/19) Night at the Museum PG  (7/28/19) REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED. ALL ARE WELCOME. SNACKS WILL BE […]

Friends Winter Film Festival

Based on the Books Saturdays in February @ 2:00 p.m.  The Birds PG13  (2/2/19) The Monuments Men PG13  (2/9/19) The Great Gatsby PG13  (2/16/19) Hidden Figures PG  (2/23/19) REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED. ALL ARE WELCOME. SNACKS ARE PROVIDED BY THE FRIENDS.  

E-Newsletter

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