Library News and Notes

Staying informed about COVID at the Library

October 24, 2020

To our patrons and the broader community, An employee of the Lititz Public Library has tested positive for COVID-19. However, that employee was not present in the library during the time they were infectious (the last date worked was Friday, October 16 and they did not display any symptoms until Sunday, October 18) according to…

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Buck-a-bag Book Sale!

October 19, 2020

Everything must go! Grab a bag. Fill it with book sale items you fancy and it costs you a dollar! $1

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Book Sale Info

October 12, 2020

The selection of books many of you have been waiting for! Hardcover and Trade Paperback Fiction Everything will be $1.00!! Books are available in the community room. Pay for purchases at the circulation desk. Oct 12 – Oct 17: Hardcover Fiction and Trade Paperbacks These book sales have been a fabulous way for the library…

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Maisy’s Morning on the Farm StoryWalk®

September 10, 2020

A StoryWalk® combines two healthy activities, taking a walk and reading a book. It is a self-directed activity for people of all ages which encourages participants to read a children’s picture book in stages while walking along a short path. Participants are encouraged to complete a simple activity at each page. StoryWalks® promote literacy, physical…

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Friends of the Library Book Sale

August 12, 2020

With all that has happened over the last 5 months, we were unable to hold the Friends of the Library Book Sale in April. Likewise, the Fall version of the same event will not look as it has in the past. Rather than the 4-day book-a-palooza extravaganza of past years, we will have smaller book…

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New “Steps” to be taken at the Lititz Public Library!

July 1, 2020

There’s a new way to reach your daily step goal at the library while adding another book to your “done pile!” Lititz Public Library introduces StoryWalk® this summer, combining two wonderfully healthy activities – taking a walk and reading a book. This self-directed activity for people of all ages encourages participants to read a children’s…

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Re-opening of the building is nigh!

June 30, 2020

It is with great pleasure and excitement that I get to announce that the Lititz Public Library will be opening our doors to patrons to come into the library and browse the collection beginning Monday, July 6th. We will be limiting entry based on capacity, so there may be a short wait at times. As…

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Our First Week “Back”

June 20, 2020

As I write this the Lititz Public Library is wrapping up its first full week of re-opening with limited services. Many, if not all, of you have likely heard Governor Wolf’s announcement that Lancaster County will move into the Green Phase of re-opening as of June 26th. It is important to remember that Green is…

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Lititz Public Library reopens with Limited Services June 15th

June 8, 2020

Lititz Public Library Reopening with Limited Services • As Lancaster County moves to Yellow, Lititz Public Library will reopen with limited services on Monday, June 15th. • The outdoor book return will be open on Wednesday, June 10th (However, no items are due before JULY 16th so there is no need to rush to return…

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Library Services and Safety

March 7, 2020

Dear patron, Providing a safe and welcoming space is fundamental for the Lititz Public Library. As we navigate this emerging issue, we are regularly monitoring announcements from health officials and experts for guidance. Library leadership is engaged in ongoing discussions of plans, issues, questions and implications which may potentially arise. While we are currently open…

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