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Friend Outdoor Pop-up Book and Media Sale

Saturday, October 30, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Shops on Market, 85 N. Market St., Elizabethville


The pop-up sale will feature children's books for $1 each or 6 for $5, a selection of fiction and cookbooks perfect for the cozy autumn season, and more. All proceeds benefit the Elizabethville Area Library.

Donations for the sale will be accepted at the Elizabethville Area Library during open hours starting on October 1. For more information, call The Library at (717) 362-9825.




The Friends of Elizabethville Area Library

The Friends of the Elizabethville Area Library invite library lovers to join them as they plan programs for the library, book sales and the annual raffle/silent auction.

  • Number of members:  12 on the board, 73 members, 11 families and one Business
  • Frequency of meetings:  First Thursday of the month
  • Average attendance:  10
  • Frequency of book sales:  Semi-Annual (Spring & Fall)
  • Where books are stored:  Off-site storage facility
  • Where book sales are held: 
    • Salem United Church of Christ
    • St. John’s Lutheran Pavilion
  • Books also available:              
    • Friends Book Nook at Shops on Markets (across from the library)
    • Friends Facebook page
  • Book donations:  Donations may be dropped off at the library. Staff will direct you. No textbooks or encyclopedias.
  • Other Friends activities:
    • Provide refreshments and support for the Lively Minds Series
    • Sponsor Author on the Road with Upper Dauphin and Halifax Middle Schools to provide an author visit to the schools
    • Purchase refreshments, craft materials and supplies for juvenile programs as requested
    • Sponsor the annual library children’s Christmas program
    • Sponsor Adult programs
    • Assist the library with purchasing equipment and new technologies
    • Support community programs and children’s learning experiences
  • Membership:  There are benefits and perks of being a Friend.  Receive welcome coupons and special discounts with local businesses plus more.  For details, membership forms are available in the Elizabethville Area Library or contact any of the officers listed.
    • Senior $7
    • Couple $14
    • Individual $10
    • Family $20
    • Business $25




Carolyn Kocher
Elizabethville President 
office (717) 362 - 3148
cell (717) 805-0606

Linda Koppenhaver
Elizabethville Vice President 
(717) 365-3746

Jessica Kerwin
Elizabethville Treasurer 
(717) 580 - 1594

Emily Degnitz
Elizabethville Secretary
(717) 422-1614


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