Welcome to the Ephrata Public Library!
Join us on Sat., Sept.10 for this farm-to-table community dinner at Bear Mill Estates. Tickets are on sale now!
Start the school year off right with a fine-free Library card!! Donations will be distributed to local nonprofits.
The Library will be closed on Monday, September 5 for Labor Day. We will reopen Tuesday, September 6. Enjoy the holiday!
On Wed., Sept. 7 at 11 a.m., learn the basics of Excel 2013 including formatting text, setting up a basic worksheet, deleting cells, rows and columns and printing worksheets and workbooks. This class has a $20 fee which includes weekly handouts.
Join us on Wed., Sept. 7 at 1 p.m. for this award-winning film. Set against the backdrop of a 14th century, black plague-stricken Florence, ten young men and women escape to a country estate where they spend their days telling stories of love, fate, and resurrection. From legendary Italian filmmakin
“No PJs! No noise!” On Thur., Sept. 8 at 6 p.m., we invite kids to gently bend the rules for this sleepy-time party. Stories, not snores, fill the air. Sucked thumbs come out to create crafts. Tip-toes turn to stomps and songs for a noisy parade through the Library. Snacks get eaten and deliver
On Sat., Sept. 10, stop by the Library and let our Junior Friends wash your car! By donation. All proceeds benefit the Library!!
On Sat., Sept. 10 at 10:30 a.m., join us at a perfect place for an artsy story time during the Ephrata Arts & Crafts Festival at Squeeze Spot, located on Main Street in Ephrata. Wear old clothes or bring a smock, it will be artsy! Ages 4-8.
Through October 1, submit an 8.5" x 11" color copy of your digital or hand-illustrated book cover that takes a new look at your favorite banned or censored book. We’ll exhibit them throughout the Library. Each submission is an entry to win a Banned Book prize pack, including an Amazon gift card! L
Prevent the flu from getting you. Get vaccinated! On Mon., Sept. 12 at 10 a.m., Kmart Pharmacy will be onsite at the Library to held a flu shot clinic. Flu shots for people 65 or over will have a $0 copay with Medicare B. Cash price for those without insurance coverage is $17.99. Wear loose clothing
Next to the Bible, the "Martyrs' Mirror" is the single most important text to the Anabaptists. On Tues., Sept. 13 at 6 p.m., author David Weaver-Zercher will trace the publication, use and dissemination of the "The Martyrs' Mirror" across four centuries and explains its sacred status in today's Men
Join us on Sat., Sept. 17 for our Constitution Day activities!! Check our events calendar to register for events!
Monday - Thursday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.Friday Closed
Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Passport and Village Post Office Hours
Monday - Thursday 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Sunday 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
550 South Reading Road | Ephrata, PA 17522
717-738-9291 | 717-721-3003
ptalbert at ephratapubliclibrary dot org