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Losing a Child: Remembering Lives that Mattered Sharing Circle and Poetry Reading

Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. Pain and grief experienced when losing a loved one can find release through the expression of the written and spoken word, and help guide us to the path to healing. This program offers an opportunity to participants to share their stories in a supportive environment. […]

One Book, One Community

Come join Maria V. Snyder at the Hershey Public Library on Monday, February 19 at 6:00 p.m. Poison Study by Elizabethtown’s Maria V. Snyder topped the public vote as the 2018 One Book, One Community selection. Meet Ms. Snyder as she talks about how she sparked on the idea for the […]

20th Annual National Library Week Author Visit: Hillary Jordan

Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. Register online, or call (717) 533-6555. Hillary Jordan is the author of the novels Mudbound (2008) and When She Woke (2011), as well as the digital short, Aftermirth. Her first novel, Mudbound, tells the story of two families, white landowners and their black […]

Smart Gardening: When to Do What to Keep Your Yard Looking Great with George Weigel

Sunday, March 4, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. Register online, or call (717) 533-6555. George Weigel, gardening columnist for the Patriot-News/PennLive, will be here to help us devise a month-to-month plan for making our garden look great all year long. It’s not enough to design and plant a good landscape because […]

Storytime for Grown-Ups

Saturday, February 24, at 2:00 p.m. No longer just for the little ones, come to the Hershey Public Library to sit back and relax as you enjoy short stories, old and new; stories to thrill, to make you laugh and feel inspired. Read aloud to the audience by Emily Fortney. […]


Library Programs and Programs sponsored by the Friends of the Hershey Public Library. Register online at the Event Calendar, or call 533-6555 Register for Programs on the Event Calendar Friends Programs Information One Book, One Community Storytime for Grown-Ups Smart Gardening: When to Do What to Keep Your Yard Looking […]

Register for Programs on the Event Calendar

Click here for the online Event Calendar. Register for adult programs and children’s Cruise in to Kindergarten and other programs. The online Event calendar is a great way to keep up to date with our events and library closings for the month: Register with your e-mail to get notification of similar events […]