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Soul Searchers Paranormal Group to hold ghost hunt at Brown Library

The Soul Searchers Paranormal Investigations Group will hold a ghost hunt and free presentation for teens and adults from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31, at the James V. Brown Library. The event will begin in the Lowry Theatre on ...

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Author to visit James V. Brown Library as part of statewide ‘Speak Up’ initiative

Author Lindsay Barrett George is speaking up for Pennsylvania libraries when she makes an appearance at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, November 6, as part of a special statewide event titled, “Speak Up for Libraries, a PA Forward-Pennsylvania Libraries Initiative.” The statewide event ...

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Library knitting and needlework club open to all skill levels

The James V. Brown Library will resume a Knitting and Needlework Club. The club will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on the second-floor balcony near the periodicals on Thursday, Nov. 6, 13 and 21. The group is open to all knitters, ...

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Brown Library is a ‘Come Write In’ spot for National Novel Writing Month participants

The James V. Brown Library, 19 E. Fourth St., is a “Come Write In” location for participants of National Novel Writing Month. NaNoWriMo is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing that encourages participants to write a 50,000-word novel from ...

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Market Street Matinees return to Brown Library in November

Market Street Matinees are free films shown in a comfortable environment on a big screen with high-quality sound at 2 p.m. each Tuesday during November in the Lowry Theatre on the third floor of the Welch Family Wing. The movies ...

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Brown Library approved for educational tax credit program

The James V. Brown Library,  is an approved Educational Improvement Organization (EIO) by the PA Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED). The unique academic enrichment opportunities the library offers at no charge to participants have qualified us as an “innovative ...

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Friends Favorites Bookstore

Friends October Membership Special: 50% off  Children, Teen & Tween

Bookstore Hours:
Monday:10:30 am to 1:30 pm
Tuesday & Wednesday:1:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Friday: 10:30 am to 1:30 pm
Saturday: 12:15 to 3:00 pm
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