The library will be closed on the following days:
Tuesday, December 24, 2013
Regular hours will resume on Thursday, January 2, 2014. We wish all a happy and peaceful holiday season!
Wednesday, December 25, 2013
Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Wednesday, January 1, 2014
CHRISTMAS TREE RAFFLE
Members of the Lexington Court Garden Club will be offering a fully decorated Christmas tree for raffle at the library. Tickets are $3.00 each or 3 for $5.00. The winner will be selected on Thursday, December 12, 2013 and need not be present to win. The tree, traditionally decorated with a theme of “Oh Christmas Tree”
will be on display in the library lobby. All proceeds benefit the library.
NEW! MONDAY MORNING COFFEE BREAK
Mondays, 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.
All are welcome to join us at the library every Monday to enjoy coffee and to talk about books. Books and new resources will be introduced – there will be something different every week! We will also be offering demos of all the library's technology gadgets that are available for loan! Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Library.
R.E.A.D. LIBRARY COOKBOOK (RECIPES: ENTICING AND DELICIOUS!)
Looking for some new and delicious recipes? The good cooks at the library are offering 225 of their finest recipes in our first ever library cookbook. Buy one for yourself, or buy copies as gifts – all proceeds benefit
the library! Recipes enticing and Delicious (R.E.A.D.) would make a terrific hostess gift for Thanksgiving. Do you need a gift for your pet sitter, beautician or manicurist? What about your child's teachers? Do you ned somethig
for a grab bag? The answer to all of these questions is the same: R.E.A.D.! Support your award-winning Peters Township Public Library as you take care of many of your gift-giving needs.
Cookbooks are available at the library or by mail order. To purchase by mail, please send payment ($10.00 + $3.00 for shipping and handling) to: Friends of the Peters Township Public Library,
616 East McMurray Road, McMurray, PA 15317. Please also remember to include an address where you would like the cookbook shipped to.
WASHINGTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA TICKETS NOW ON SALE AT THE LIBRARY!
Tickets for Washington Symphony Orchestra concerts are now available at the library. Tickets will be available one month prior to the concert. Unless otherwise noted, all regular season concerts take place at Trinity High School and start promptly at 8:00 p.m. Upcoming concerts include:
Saturday, December 7, 2013 (8:00 p.m.) OR Sunday, December 8, 2013 (3:00 p.m.): Ho, Ho, Ho with the WSO!
Tickets are $20.00 per adult (ages 18-64), $15.00 for youth (grades K - 12), and $15.00 for seniors (ages 65+). There are free music student tickets available at the door for any students Kindergarten through college who take private music lessons. They will be asked to fill out a form
when picking up a ticket at the door -- free tickets are not available at the library. Please visit www.washsym.org for more information.
Saturday, February 8, 2014: Forces of Nature
Sunday, March 16, 2014 (3:00 p.m.): Chamber Ensemble will play at First Baptist Church
Saturday, May 3, 2014 : Cue the Music
Attention Electronic Book Users
Please note that electronic book downloads from the Peters Township Public Library website now require a WAGGIN library card. Effective Tuesday, August 27, 2013, older Peters Township Public Library cards will no longer be
accepted when downloading ebooks. Please visit the library's circulation desk to register for your new WAGGIN library card if you have not already done so. Thank you!
WAGGIN One Card Network
The public libraries in Washington County are forming the WAGGIN One Card Access consortium to offer a unified catalog of all Washington County public libraries.
Due to this merge, all current Peters Township Public Library cardholders need to re-register to receive their new WAGGIN library card.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Thank you for your patience.
ENJOY... 2014 COUPON BOOKS ON SALE AT THE LIBRARY
The Friends of the Library are sponsoring the sale of Enjoy...2014 Coupon Books. The coupon books are available at the circulation desk for $30.00. Proceeds benefit the library.