Brown Library to host two-part program about Russia

The James V. Brown Library, will host a two-part presentation about Russia by historian Col. (Retired) John Maietta from 6-7:30 p.m. Monday, October 6 and 13. The program, “One the Route of the Tsars: An Enlightening Trip Through the Heart of ...

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Brown Library seeks members for Teen Advisory Board

The James V. Brown Library is establishing a Teen Advisory Board, which will hold its first meeting from 5:30-6:15 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 8 in the Tween/Teen area on the second floor of the Welch Family Wing. The Teen Advisory Board will ...

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Brown Library and Lycoming College partner for CollegeTown Book Chat Society programs

The James V. Brown Library and Snowden Library of Lycoming College have collaborated for a year-long book discussion group. The CollegeTown Book Chat Society is a joint effort to engage members of the Lycoming College community and patrons of James V. ...

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Library offers free online Pennsylvania Driver Permit practice tests

Did you know that 72 percent of people fail their DMV driving test the first time? In partnership with, the James V. Brown Library, now offers free online Pennsylvania Driver Permit practice tests  by selecting “Online Resources.” Patrons can take ...

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Jennifer Weiner is featured author for Brown Library fundraising gala

Sold Out. Accepting Waitlist Names Now Only a handful of tickets remain for the James V. Brown Library’s 12th annual Author Gala, which will be held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Oct. 9 at the Williamsport Country Club. This year’s featured author ...

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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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