Annville Free Library

The Library will be CLOSED Saturday, May 28th and Monday, May 3oth.
Have a safe and happy Memorial Day!


Tuesday, May 31st
3:00 – 7:00 pm

Save A Life!

Central PA Bloodbank

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5K 2016 logo smallJune 11th will be here before you know it!

Sign up  for the Annville Free Library’s 5K Run/Walk today!

Book It! 2016 Race Sponsors:

Strock Insurance
34 W Penn Ave., Cleona, PA 17042
Annville-Cleona Veterinary Associates, Inc.
1259 E Main St, Annville, PA  17003
Potena Physical Therapy, Inc
32 W Penn Ave, Cleona, PA 17042
Ebersole, Inc.
1900 Cumberland St, Lebanon, PA 17042
Yoga For You
417 Reigerts Ln, Annville, PA 17003
Bluescope Building
400 N Weaber St, Annville, PA 17003
Kreamer Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.
618 E Main St, Annville, PA 17003

If you or your organization or business would like to be a race sponsor click: 5K Sponsor Letter & Form.

Thank you in advance!

4 Used Mac Minis For Sale

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The library has four Mac Minis that were used in the Youth Room
for sale with monitor, keyboard, and mouse. Specs are below.

MacMini 4.1

Intel Core 2 Duo -Processor 2.66 GHz

Cache 3MB

Memory 2 GB

OS X El Capitan

Cost: $250.00

Sneak Peek!

Summer Reading Sign-ups for All Ages
Start June 6th


Preschool Storytimes
Tuesday & Thursday 10:15
for ages 2.5 to Kindergarten


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Children’s Summer Reading
(read for prizes) folders for ages 3 to 12


Family Programs
Mondays @ 2:00 pm


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Youth Summer Reading
For grades 4 to 8

Programs on Tuesdays
Times vary

Youth Room
Summer Hours start June 7th:
T, W, Th 1:00 – 4:00 pm


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Adult Summer “Reading is My Escape” Program

Read for Prizes!

Support the Library when you shop on Amazon!

amazon smileAmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support the Annville Free Library every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at, Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to the library.
On your first visit to AmazonSmile, you need to select Annville Free Library as your charitable organization to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. Amazon will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make at will result in a donation.

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Featured AFL Databases:

FREE 24/7 access right from your computer.
You will need your library card for most databases.) Just click on the link:

  • Pronunciator  Learn 80 languages; ESL for 50 non-English languages
  • Universal Class 500+ vocational and enrichment classes! Learn something new today!
  • Power Library access to newspapers, magazines, journals, historical documents and photos, online  databases, and eBooks.
  • Power Kids Lots of kids science, technology, engineering, math, history, government sources available!
  • Driving Tests practice permit tests (cars, motorcycles, CDL), Handbooks & FAQs
  • TechBoomersLearn how to use the web’s most popular sites like Facebook, YouTube, Skype, Pinterest & many more!

Available on public library computers only:

  • Ancestry Library Edition – one of the most important genealogical collections available today.  It has unparalleled coverage of the United States and the United Kingdom, including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records, as well as record collections from Canada, Europe, Australia and other areas of the world!
  • Consumer Reports – unbiased recommendations, information, ratings, and advice on products, services, and decisions.
  • ABC Mouse – For ages 2 – 7,  helps kids learn to read through phonics, and teaches lessons in math, social studies, art, music, and much more.

We now accept payment of fines and fees online using Paypal or a credit card.

Please have the following information on hand
so your account is credited correctly:
*  Your library card number
*  Fine or fee amount from Your Account
*  Your credit card or Paypal information
Please note that it may take up to 2 business days
(not including weekends or holidays) for your
account to be credited.
Library Card Number


AFL Last deadwake with borderMonday Night Book Group

The Annville Free Library book group generally meets on the last Monday night of the month. We are a laid back group of guys and gals and we welcome new members. There is no need to register. Just show up

Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik Larson

Discussion: Monday,  June 6th @ 6:30 pm.






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Buy a book and read it first!



 Spring story times

Chicks_Reading   Smart Start Baby Storytimes

Smart Start Story Time is a free program for babies birth
through two years of age and their parents grandparents, and
caregivers. It features books, songs, music, and nursery rhymes.
No registration is required and siblings are welcome to attend.

Tuesdays @ 10:19 am in May



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For kids in 4th thru 8th grade. This supervised yourth only space has games, computers, and homework help.  Monday through Friday 3:00 – 5:00 pm

                                  The Youth Room will be CLOSED Friday, May 2oth & Friday, May 27th thru June 3rd


The Friends of the Annville Free Library’s Gently Used Book Store

book cellarDrop in to browse THE CELLAR for some excellent bargains on gently used books.  The Cellar is open during regular library hours except when a program is in progress in the Community Room.

All money raised by The Friends directly supports the Annville Free Library.

For Book Sale Information: AFL Friends Website




Computer Classes taught by Art Murray!

Beginner Basics 1 Windows 7
4 week class, $15
Learn basic computer skills for Windows 7.  For those with little or no experience with computers.

Beginner Basics 1 For Windows 8
4 week class, $15
Learn basic computer skills for Windows 8. For those with little or no experience with computers

Beginner Basics 2
4 week class, $15
Learn how to email, navigate the internet, manage digital photos, and more.

Microsoft Excel
4 week class, $15
Learn to use this specialized program to create spreadsheets & organize data.

Microsoft Word
4 week class, $15

Learn to use this specialized word processing program to create letters, flyers, resumes, reports, documents and more.

Managing Your Digital Photos
4 week class, $15
A hands-on class with YOUR camera and our computer lab


Classes are on-going. Ask for dates and times. Please register for classes at the library.

Fee due at time of registration.

For questions or more information, call Cindy @ 867-1802___


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We are here for you!

Call Dee @ 867-1802 to make an appointment



Friends of AFL Giant Grocery Card Fundraiser!

Do your grocery shopping and help the library at the same time!

You may purchase gift cards in denominations of $100, $50, or $25. Use them at checkout just as you would cash, check, or credit card. They never expire and they can be used at any Giant store or Giant gas pumps.

Friends earn 5% of the amount of cards sold.

See  Library Staff  or a Friends member to purchase your cards.