Welcome to the Ephrata Public Library!
On Thursday, September 18 at 6 p.m., join local author Les Stark to discuss his book, "Hempstone Heritage," the first book in the series that will unveil groundbreaking research into the old Pennsylvania hemp industry. Copies will be available for purchase.
The library will be closing at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, September 24. See you at the parade!
Opening night is Friday, October 10 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Sale runs through Wednesday, October 15. (Admission of $7 for Opening Night only.)
Medicinal plants are all around us. How do you identify them, prepare them and trust your senses? Traditional uses and scientific research give us more information than ever before. On Thursday, October 2 at 6 p.m., join Clinical Herbalist Stephen Bowers to prepare and inspire you to find the plants
On Tuesday, September 30 at 6 p.m., bring your gaming to a whole new level by testing your skills online. Come join the library team as we play games such as Halo 4, Call of Duty Ghosts and Call of Duty Advance Warfare. For teens and adults (ages 14+)
Almost exactly 8 years ago, Lancaster County residents were shocked as news spread about the Nickel Mines Amish school shooting. On Saturday, October 4 at 3 p.m., former Lancaster County Deputy Coroner Janice Ballenger will speak openly about her day at the Nickel Mines school. After her talk, Ms. B
Do you want to build a website, but have no previous experience? On Tuesday, October 7 at 2 p.m., learn basic terminology and how to make a website using tools and templates from Wix.com. This class will be $10 which includes handouts. You must have an email account to attend.
The library will be closed on Thursday, October 9 for a staff inservice. We will reopen on Friday, October 10 at 10 a.m.
Monday - Thursday 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Passport and Village Post Office Hours
Monday - Thursday 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
550 South Reading Road | Ephrata, PA 17522
717-738-9291 | 717-721-3003
ptalbert at ephratapubliclibrary dot org