September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month

Every parent wants their child to succeed, and one of the simplest ways you can ensure your child’s academic success is by making a quick trip to the library. September is Library Card Sign-up Month, a time when the James V. Brown Library, 19 E. ...

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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 the free sample permit tests, ...

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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. Brown Library in a yearlong ...

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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 is New York Times bestselling ...

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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 educational program.” This means that a ...

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50% off Friends September Membership Special: Classics, Literature & Poetry

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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