Library News and Notes

Hoopla Bonus Borrows for May 2022

May 5, 2022

hoopla Bonus Borrows are back!  Choose from hundreds of titles in 8 categories and download as many as you want without them counting against your monthly 4 downloads. May’s categories are: Finding Your Voice Your Travel & Culture Companion Discover a New Series Suspenseful Tales Learn a New Skill Just for Kids! Criminal Mysteries Sci-Fi…

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National Librarian Day

April 16, 2022

“Librarians are tour-guides for all of knowledge” – Patrick Ness Did you know that the first library was founded in the 7th century B.C.”? And that the profession of librarianship has existed for over 2,000 year?  Come learn about librarians at the Lititz Public Library and celebrate National Librarian Day with your favorite library staff! Books and Movies…

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Today is National Pet Day

April 11, 2022

“It is amazing how much love and laughter they bring into our lives and even how much closer we become with each other because of them.” John Grogan, American Author Come learn about different types of pets, how to take care of a pet, and more at the Lititz Public Library!        May…

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World Autism Awareness Day

April 2, 2022

April 2nd is World Autism Awareness Day and April is Autism Awareness Month.   One of the best things we can do to help others is first to try to understand them.  With that in mind we would like to highlight some of the resources here at the Lititz Public Library.  Nonfiction books give you perspectives…

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Supreme Court in the News

March 28, 2022

As we await what would be a historic moment for the United States Supreme Court should Ketanji Brown Jackson be confirmed, Lititz Public Library offers this selection of recent books on the history and members, past and present, of the Court. From Chief Justice Marbury, considered the father of the Supreme Court as we know…

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Top “Under the Radar” Books from Last Year

March 17, 2022

Panorama Project provides local booksellers with quarterly lists of popular fiction, nonfiction, and young adult titles that are in demand at public libraries beyond their initial promotional windows—optimized for local interest via regional groupings aligned with the American Booksellers Association’s (ABA) regional associations. Here are the top 20 picks for our region. New Atlantic Region…

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Getting to Know Ukraine

March 14, 2022

Ukraine features heavily in today’s news with Russia’s invasion and subsequent hostilities. Yet, many of us know very little of its role in history. This small selection of books may help us have a greater understanding and appreciation for a country and culture that has had, and continues to have, a central place in European…

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Masks Optional for Entrance

March 7, 2022

Trends continue to indicate that we are moving from the pandemic to endemic stages of COVID-19. Based on the CDC’s most recent guidance, and the low rate of transmission as reported by healthcare officials in Lancaster County, effective Tuesday, March 8th mask wearing is optional to enter the Lititz Public Library. Please note, however, that…

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hoopla is here!

February 17, 2022

What is hoopla? hoopla is a digital service that allows patrons of the Lititz Public Library to access e-books, audiobooks, graphic novels, movies, TV shows, music, and more.   You can read, listen or watch on a smart TV, tablet, smartphone, Roku and other devices. For Lititz Library adult or young adult patrons, you just need…

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National Homemade Bread Day – November 17th

November 17, 2021

Did you know that the oldest known remains of bread date back to 14,000 years ago! Bread plays a significant role in many rituals, ceremonies, and traditions and is one of the only foods that is consumed around the world. Stop ‘loafing’ around! You really ‘knead’ to come into the Lititz Public Library to check…

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