Press Room

Organizations off back to basics approach to fighting opioid crisis. WGAL. July 31, 2018

Library Receives Grants. Staff, Engle Publishing. June 15, 2018

Exhibitors Sought for Family Makerfest. Staff, Engle Publishing. June 14, 2018

Library book sale a ‘tremendous success’. Letter to the Editor, LNP. June 13, 2018

Lancaster Library Big Book Sale raises over $100,000 [photos]. Andy Blackburn, LNP. May 23, 2018

Lancaster Library book sale. Andy Blackburn, LNP. May 21, 2018

Acclaimed Mexican-American author will visit Lancaster city to talk about his books for the Big Read. Jon Ferguson, LNP. May 13, 2018

Lititz author A.S. King sticks up for teenagers, talks up Lancaster Public Library book club. Jon Ferguson, LNP. November 27, 2017

Library Posts Birthday Bash. Staff, Engle Publishing. November 22, 2017

Library Plans Book Club Launch. Staff, Engle Publishing. November 13, 2017

Library Sets Jewelry Sale. Staff, Engle Publishing. November 1, 2017

“Haunted Library” Event Planned. Staff, Engle Publishing. October 20, 2017

Library Bookstore Names New Manager. Staff, Engle Publishing. October 12, 2017

Are you smarter than a librarian? Library group takes on the collective smarts of 16 competing teams. Tom Knapp, LNP. October 2, 2017

Lancaster Public Library wants your purses and jewelry for its Baubles and Bling fundraiser. Erin Negley, LNP. August 31, 2017

Meet the pig helping kids read at the library. WGAL. August 3, 2017

Poets welcome at free workshop at Lancaster Public Library. Jenelle Jancie, LNP. July 3, 2017

Lancaster library gets $14,000 NEA grant encouraging community to share a good book. Tom Knapp, LNP. June 27, 2017

25 surprising things you can check out at Lancaster County libraries. Erin Negley, LNP. June 26, 2017

Love books? Lancaster library’s, annual 3-day sale starts today at Franklin & Marshall College. Jeff Hawkes, LNP. May 22, 2017

Annual Big Book Sale at Franklin & Marshall starts Monday; benefits Lancaster library. Mary Ellen Wright, LNP. May 21, 2017

Libraries Present Service Awards. Staff, Engle Publishing. April 25, 2017

Book lovers are in luck in Lancaster County this weekend: 2 sales offer bargains. Kathy Daminger, LNP. February 15, 2017

Autism Resource Center reopens at Lancaster Public Library. Tom Knapp, LNP. January 30, 2017

HVAC issues will keep city library’s basement closed to patrons until renovation funds are found. Tom Knapp, LNP. January 14, 2017

City Library Director Looks Back, Ahead After First Year at Helm. Richard Hertzler, LNP. December 17, 2016

Lancaster Public Library Celebrates 257th Birthday with Superhero-themed Party and Fundraiser. Tom Knapp, LNP. November 29, 2016

Find Some Gems at Lancaster Public Library’s Baubles & Bling Sale. Erin Negley, LNP. November 10, 2016.

Weekly Sensory Storytime Posted. Staff, Engle Publishing. November 8, 2016.

Public Library Transmogrified into Zombie Maze. WGAL. October 28, 2016.

Local Organization Getting Adults with Disabilities Ready for Employment. CBS21. September 2, 2016.

Public Library in Need of Funding. Fox43. August 24, 2016.

Little Free Library. Staff, Engle Publishing. August 17, 2016.

Little Free Library Opens Inside McDonalds. Fox43. August 10, 2016.

Children Benefit from Free Book Exchange. WGAL. August 10, 2016.

Donate Unwanted Bling for Lancaster Public Library Sale. Erin Negley, LNP. July 15, 2016.

Book Sale Shows Community Spirit. Mary Armstrong, LNP. July 10, 2016.

Midstate Nonprofits Benefit From PPL Grants. David O’Connor, Central Penn Business Journal, June 24, 2016.

A Summer Reading List for All Ages. Erin Negley, LNP. June 13, 2016.

Friends of Lancaster Public Library Book Sale Draws Large Crowd. Christopher Pratt, LNP. May 23, updated May 24, 2016.

Lancaster Public Library Aims to Raise $100,000 This Week. Lenay Ruhl, Central Penn Business Journal. May 20, 2016.

Huge Book Sale Set for Franklin & Marshall Campus Next Week. Christopher Pratt and Erin Negley, LNP. May 18, 2016.

Save on Summer Reads at Huge Lancaster Library Benefit Book Sale Starting Monday. Erin Negley, LNP. May 17, 2016.

Music for Everyone’s Keys for the City Pianos Hit the Streets. Jenelle Janci, LNP. May 17, 2016.

Library System Presents Awards. Staff, Engle Publishing. May 6, 2016.

House Tour Features the Scoop on City Neighborhood Favorites Jennifer Kopf. LNP. April 21, 2016.

Lancaster County Expands Behavioral Health Services. Lenay Ruhl, Central Penn Business Journal. April 8, 2016.

Library Will Host Exhibits. Staff, Engle Publishing. March 30, 2016.

Community Calendar: March 14, 2016. Staff, LNP. March 14, 2016.

Why You Should Renew Your Passport ASAP and Where to Renew in Lancaster. Erin Negley, LNP. February 23, 2016.

Lancaster Book ReSort Hosts Annual Book Sale This Weekend. Staff, LNP. February 19, 2016.

Farrah Fawcett’s Faux Fur to be Sold Again at Auction. The Scribbler, LNP. November 13, 2015.

Hidden Gems: Lancaster Public Library Becomes a Jewelry Store for Two-day Fundraising Sale. Tom Knapp, LNP. November 12, 2015.

Lancaster Public Library Has Some Unusual Treasures to Share. Susan Baldridge, LNP. October 13, 2015.

Library Sets Halloween Events. Engle Publishing. October 9, 2015.

City Library, Citing Mold, Restricts Access to Basement Collections. Tom Knapp, LNP. September 26, 2015.

Library Golf Benefit Set. Engle Publishing. September 21, 2015.

Library Programs Celebrate 500 Years of Latino Culture in America. Tom Knapp, LNP. September 14, 2015.

Library Will Hold Book Sale. Engle Publishing. September 14, 2015.

Library Posts Special Programs. Engle Publishing. September 14, 2015.

Farrah Fawcett Left Fur Behind, Benefiting Lancaster’s Library. Jack Brubaker, LNP. August 25. 2015.

Lancaster Scene: Sports Calendar and Listings From Across the Area. Staff, LNP. August 1, 2015.

Check it Out: Audiobooks. Karin Rezendes, LNP. May 31, 2015.

Library Posts Special Events. Engle Publishing. May 28, 2015.

Lancaster Libraries Launch Summer Reading Programs Saturday. Erin Negley, LNP. May 28, 2015.

Turning Another Page: Lancaster Public Library Chief Announces Retirement. Tom Knapp, LNP. May 22, 2015.

5 Cool Facts About the Lancaster Public Library Benefit Book Sale. PJ Reilly, LNP. May 18, 2015.

Turning the Page: Used Book Sale Marks 60 Years Supporting City Library. Tom Knapp, LNP. May 17, 2015.

Friends Set Book Sale. Engle Publishing. May 7, 2015.

Bookends: May 3, 2015. Staff, LNP. May 3, 2015.

Check it Out: Science Fiction Novels. Karin Rezendes, LNP. May 3, 2015.

Library To Offer Multicultural Events. Engle Publishing. April 29, 2015.

Bookends: April 26, 2015. Staff, LNP. April 26, 2015.

Check it Out: Popular Novels. Karin Rezendes, LNP. April 26, 2015.

City Library Opens the Books on Arabic, Offers Course on Middle-Eastern Language. Tom Knapp, LNP. April 22, 2015.

Check it Out: Memoirs. Karin Rezendes, LNP. April 19, 2015.

Lancaster Public Library Hosts Adopt-A-Book. Staff, LNP. April 12, 2015.

Check it Out: Children’s New Book Shelf. Karin Rezendes, LNP. April 12, 2015.

Books on Tap Pairs Drinking and Writing at Lancaster’s Federal Taphouse. Erin Negley, LNP. April 12, 2015.

Friends Group Plans Book Sale. Engle Publishing. April 5, 2015.

Bookends: April 5, 2015. Staff, LNP. April 5, 2015.

Downtown Lancaster gearing up for April’s First Friday. Kathy Daminger, LNP. March 31, 2015.

Bookends: March 29, 2015. Staff, LNP. March 29, 2015.

Check it Out: Historical Novels. Karin Rezendes, LNP. March 29, 2015.

Check it Out: Young Adult Novels. Karin Rezendes, LNP. March 22, 2015.

Check it Out: Mysteries. Karin Rezendes, LNP. March 14, 2015.

Check it Out: History. Karin Rezendes, LNP. March 8, 2014.

Check it Out: Audiobooks. Karin Rezendes, LNP. March 1, 2014.

Lancaster County Students Capture Scholastic Writing Accolades. Kara Newhouse. LNP. February 16, 2015.

Friends Open Warehouse for Three-day Book Sale. Staff, LNP. February 15, 2015.

Branch Library Posts Programs. Engle Publishing. February 5, 2015.

De Vuelta en Los Negocios. La Voz Hispana. February 5, 2015.

Frigid, Yes. But First Friday Still Packs an Artistic Punch. Kathy Daminger, LNP. February 4, 2015.

Living History: 83-year-old Marietta Woman Recalls Growing Up Black in Lancaster County. Tom Knapp, LNP. February 1, 2015.

Need a Passport or Stamp? Check Out Your Local Library. Tom Knapp, LNP. January 26, 2015

Bookends: January 23, 2015. Staff, LNP. January 23, 2015.

Business Center Adds Resources. Engle Publishing. January 22, 2015.

Databases Restored at Lancaster Public Library’s Duke Street Business Center. John Hilton, Central Penn Business Journal. January 15, 2015.

Library’s Business Center: A Resource for Entrepreneurs. Tom Burgum, LNP. January 13, 2015.

Back in Business: Business Databases Restored at Lancaster Public Library for 2015. Tom Knapp, LNP. January 10, 2015

Bookends: December 28, 2014. Staff, LNP. December 28, 2014.

Library Posts Programs. Engle Publishing. December 24, 2014.

Branch Library Posts Events. Engle Publishing. December 24, 2014.

Library Posts Programs. Engle Publishing. December 24, 2014.

Beat Winter Break Boredom: Try These Activities With Your Kids. Cathy Molitoris, LNP. December 19, 2014.

Check it Out: Young Adult Novels. Karin Rezendes, LNP. December 14, 2014.

Library Sets Programs for Adults. Engle Publishing. December 2, 2014.

Branch Library Posts Events. Engle Publishing. December 2, 2014.

Books On Tap: A Novel Way Of Drinking. Erin Dorney, The Triangle. December 1, 2014.

Winter Reading Challenge Set. Engle Publishing. November 26, 2014.

Library Sets Programs for Adults. Engle Publishing. November 26, 2014.

Branch Library Posts Events. Engle Publishing. November 26, 2014.

Bookends: What’s Going on This Week in the World of Books. LNP. November 21, 2014.

It’s time for November First Friday. Jane Holahan. LNP. November 6, 2014.

At 15, Lancaster Marketing Whiz is ‘King of Networking’. Chad Umble, LNP. November 2, 2014.

Library Slates Jewelry Sale. Engle Publishing. November 4, 2014.

Jewelry Sale Benefits Mountville Library. Staff, LNP. October 26, 2014.

Time for the Majority of Users to be Freed from the Parasitic Library System. NewsLanc.com. October 22, 2014.

11 Libraries Say ‘Aye’ to Countywide Fundraising Plan; Three of the County’s Largest Libraries Check Out. Tom Knapp, LNP. October 22, 2014.

Upper Leacock Asked to Increase Funding for Leola Library in 2015. John Jascoll, LNP. October 21, 2014.

Library Will Host Popular Author of Amish Romance Novels. Joan Kern, LNP. October 19, 2014.

Scare Yourself Silly This Season. Cathy Molitoris, LNP. October 16, 2014.

Through Changes and Challenges, Libraries Still Offer Businesses A Lot. Heather Stauffer, Central Penn Business Journal. October 10, 2014.

Warehouse Opens for Sale. Staff, Sunday News. September 28, 2014.

Bent Creek Golfers Aid Library. Staff, Sunday News. September 21, 2014.

A Fight Over Fundraising in the Lancaster Library World. Ben Allen, WITF. September 19, 2014.

Library Posts Science Events. Staff, Engle Publishing. September 17, 2014.

Books for Sale in Mountville. Staff, Sunday News. September 14, 2014.

Old Horse Fountain and First Library. Jack Brubaker, Intelligencer Journal. August 29, 2014.

City Library Says No to Countywide Fundraising Plan. Tom Knapp, Intelligencer Journal. August 28, 2014.

What’s #trending at the Lancaster library? Staff, WGAL.com. August 24, 2014.

Bookends: ‘Best books You’ve Never Read’. Jo-Ann Greene, Sunday News. August 24, 2014.

Bookends: Yearbooks Go Online. Jo-Ann Greene, Sunday News. August 3, 2014.

Bookends:Author Talks on Healing, Travel. Jo-Ann Greene, Sunday News. August 3, 2014.

5 Things to Know for Monday in Lancaster County. Dan Nephin, Intelligencer Journal. July 28, 2014.

3 Tips for Finding Used Book Treasures. Kara Newhouse, Sunday News. July 27, 2014.

Library to Hold Book Sale at Barnstormers Game Sunday. Kara Newhouse, Intelligencer Journal. July 24, 2014.

Friends Go to Bat for Library, Hold Book Sale in Baseball Stadium. Staff, Sunday News. July 20, 2014.

10 Ways to Bust a Kid’s Boredom Without Busting Your Wallet. Emily Chappell, Intelligencer Journal. July 17, 2014.

UGI Donates to Library Program. Staff, Sunday News. July 13, 2014.

Lancaster That Was: ‘Land of the Storybooks’ was a popular local show in the early days of TV. Staff, Intelligencer Journal. July 8, 2014.

Here Are Some of the Best Books Under the Sun This Summer. Sam Janesch, Intelligencer Journal. June 13, 2014.

Business Center Workshops Posted. Staff, Conestoga Valley-Pequea Valley Penny Saver, New Holland Penny Saver, Manheim-Lititz Merchandiser, and Elizabethtown-Mount Joy Merchandiser. June 11, 2014.

Workshop Teaches Editing to Children’s Authors. Staff, Sunday News. June 1, 2014.

Library’s Sure to Win at This Barnstormers Game. Staff, Sunday News. June 1, 2014.

Libraries Launch ‘Scientific’ Summer Reading Programs. Staff, Sunday News. June 1, 2014.

Bookends: Authors Uncover More Famous Tombstones. Jo-Ann Greene, Sunday News. May 25, 2014.

Big Book Sale Underway. Sam Janesch, Intelligencer Journal. May 20, 2014.

New Sounds, Old Books and Good Food This Week. Kathy Daminger, Intelligencer Journal. May 19, 2014.

Book sale offers collector’s gem, plus titles galore for average reader, starting at 7 a.m. Monday at F&M Alumni Center. Jo-Ann Greene, Lancaster Sunday News. May 15, 2014.

Library Friends Post Book Sale. Staff, Millersville Advertiser, Willow Street Advertiser, Conestoga Valley-Pequea Valley Penny Saver, New Holland Penny Saver, Hempfield-Mountville Merchandiser, and Manheim Township Merchandiser. May 14, 2014.

Some Things Are Easy to Fix. Staff, Sunday News. May 4, 2014.

Art Calendar, May 1-7. Staff, Intelligencer Journal. May 1, 2014.

May’s First Friday Highlights. Jane Holahan, Intelligencer Journal. April 30, 2014.

Bookends: Art Auction, Jewelry Sale Aid Libraries. Jo-Ann Greene, Lancaster Sunday News. April 27, 2014.

F&M, Local Institutions Look to Nonprofit Network for Better Internet. Kara Newhouse, Lancaster Sunday News. April 27, 2014.

Library Friends Set Book Sale. Staff, Conestoga Valley-Pequea Valley Penny Saver. April 23, 2014.

It’s a Banner Week for Book Sales. Staff, Lancaster Sunday News. April 20, 2014.

Area Library Gains Funds. Staff, Quarryville Advertiser, Willow Street Advertiser, New Holland Penny Saver, Manheim Township Merchandiser, Manheim-Lititz Merchandiser, and Elizabethtown-Mount Joy Merchandiser. April 16, 2014.

Bookends: April 13, 2014. Staff, Lancaster Sunday News. April 13, 2014.

Bookends: April 6, 2014. Staff, Lancaster Sunday News. April 6, 2014.

Cool Cat Will Visit Libraries. Staff, Quarryville Advertiser, New Holland Penny Saver, Hempfield-Mountville Merchandiser, Manheim-Lititz Merchandiser, and Elizabethtown-Mount Joy Merchandiser. April 8, 2014.

Library Friends Slate Book Sale. Staff, Hempfield-Mountville Merchandiser and Millersville Advertiser. April 8, 2014.

Film Forward Program Set. Staff, Quarryville Advertiser, New Holland Penny Saver, and Manheim Township Merchandiser. April 8, 2014.

Lancaster City Morning Buzz: Tuesday, 8 April. Jeanne Eckman, Examiner.com. April 8, 2014.

Autism Awareness Month: Sensory-Friendly Events Welcome Families Who Might Otherwise Stay Home. Mary Beth Schweigert, Intelligencer Journal. March 29, 2014.

Bookends: March 30, 2014. Staff, Lancaster Sunday News. March 30, 2014.

‘Green’ Lot May Improve Library Flooding, But New Construction May Prove a Hitch in City Partnership. Tom Knapp, Intelligencer Journal. March 27, 2014.

City Library Plans $8.5 Million Campaign to Renovate, Expand Facility. Tom Knapp, Intelligencer Journal. March 27, 2014.

Branch Library Posts Events. Staff, Conestoga Valley-Pequea Valley Penny Saver. March 26, 2014.

Library Posts April Events. Staff, Millersville Advertiser and Hempfield-Mountville Merchandiser. March 26, 2014.

Bookends: March 23, 2014. Staff, Lancaster Sunday News. March 23, 2014.

Friends of Mountville Branch Library set book sale for April 11. Staff, Intelligencer Journal. March 20, 2014.

OBEYC Programs Set At Libraries. Staff, Millersville Advertiser, Quarryville Advertiser, New Holland Penny Saver, Manheim-Lititz Merchandiser, and Elizabethtown-Mount Joy Merchandiser. March 19, 2014.

Learning About Animals of All Stripes, While Finding Enjoyment in Reading. Diane Bitting, Intelligencer Journal. March 12, 2014.

Branch Library Events Posted. Staff, Conestoga Valley-Pequea Valley Penny Saver. March 12, 2014.

Writing Classes Offered. Staff, Intelligencer Journal. March 7, 2014.

Downtown Arts Scene Gears Up for March First Friday. Kathy Daminger, Intelligencer Journal. March 6, 2014.

Latino Arts Festival Means Music, Art, Film and Fun for the Whole Family. Laura Knowles, Intelligencer Journal. March 6, 2014.

Library Slates March Programs. Staff, Hempfield-Mountville Merchandiser & Millersville Advertiser. March 5, 2014.

Library Plans Art Exhibit. Staff, Hempfield-Mountville Merchandiser. March 5, 2014.

Bookends. Staff, Lancaster Sunday News. February 23, 2014.

Lancaster City Morning Buzz: Thursday, 20 February. Jeanne Eckman, www.Examiner.com, February 20, 2014.

Spike Lee, Rosa Parks, Maple Syrup and Other Things on Tap this Week. Kathy Daminger, Intelligencer Journal. February 17, 2014.

Bookends: Book Warehouse Sale this Week. Staff, Lancaster Sunday News. February 16, 2014.

Library System’s Structure Needs to be Changed. Craig Leaman, Lancaster Sunday News. February 9, 2014.

Bookends: February 9. Staff, Lancaster Sunday News. February 9, 2014.

First Friday Highlights: Check Out These New Art Exhibits and More. Elizabeth Patton, Intelligencer Journal. February 6, 2014.

Library Posts Special Event. Staff, Millersville Advertiser, Willow Street Advertiser, Conestoga Valley-Pequea Valley Penny Saver, Hempfield-Mountville Merchandiser, & Manheim Township Merchandiser, & Elizabethtown-Mount Joy Merchandiser. February 5, 2014.

29, Pregnant and Out on the Street. Susan Baldridge, Lancaster Sunday News, February 2, 2014.

Lancaster Public Library Makes Case; No County Money Offered. Joe Hainthaler, Intelligencer Journal. January 30, 2014.

State May Discuss Separate Revenue Streams for Library System, City Library. Tom Knapp, Intelligencer Journal. January 29, 2014.

Small Business Event Planned. Staff, Conestoga Valley-Pequea Valley Penny Saver, New Holland Penny Saver, Columbia-Wrightsville Merchandiser, Manheim Township Merchandiser, Manheim-Lititz Merchandiser, & Elizabethtown-Mount Joy Merchandiser. January 29, 2014.

Library Branch Sets Schedule. Staff, Millersville Advertiser & Conestoga Valley-Pequea Valley Penny Saver. January 29, 2014.

Library Posts Event Calendar. Staff, Millersville Advertiser, Willow Street Advertiser, Conestoga Valley-Pequea Valley Penny Saver, Hempfield-Mountville Merchandiser, & Manheim Township Merchandiser. January 29, 2014.

Library Events Set For Adults. Staff, Manheim Township Merchandiser. January 29, 2014.

Library Posts February Slate. Staff, Hempfield-Mountville Merchandiser. January 29, 2014.

Lancaster Public Library Ramps Up Campaign to Save Business Databases. Joe Hainthaler, Intelligencer Journal. January 28, 2014.

Bookends, Jan. 26, 2014: A signing, discussions, sales. Staff, Lancaster Sunday News. January 26, 2014.

Donations Sought for Jewelry Sale. Jo-Ann Greene, Lancaster Sunday News. January 26, 2014.

Library Plans Art Workshops. Staff, Millersville Advertiser, Conestoga Valley-Pequea Valley Penny Saver, & Manheim Township Merchandiser. January 22, 2014.

Save Business Services, Local Businessmen Urge Library System: Databases are Vital to Local Economy, Board told. Tom Knapp, Intelligencer Journal. January 17, 2014.

Art Workshops Slated at Library for Teens, Adults. Staff, Intelligencer Journal. January 16, 2014.

Fundraisers Exceed Expectations. Staff, Hempfield-Mountville Merchandiser. January 15, 2014.

WATCHDOG: It is important to avoid ‘moral equivalency’. Watchdog, www.NewsLanc.com. January 12, 2014.

Lancaster Public Library to Host Caldecott Mock Vote. Staff, Lancaster Sunday News. January 12, 2014.

Bookends: Jan. 12, 2014. Staff, Lancaster Sunday News. January 12, 2014.

The Library Wars. Editor, Lancaster Sunday News. January 12, 2014.

Cut Out the Library System, not the Downtown Business Services. Staff, www.NewsLanc.com. January 5, 2014.

Business Services Cut at Lancaster Public Library: Administrator of Library System Says Budgetary Constraints Forced it to Make Decisions Affecting Duke Street Business Center. Tom Knapp, Lancaster Sunday News. January 5, 2014.

‘Downton Abbey’ is Back: Read the Books, Sip the Tea. Jo-Ann Greene, Lancaster Sunday News. January 5, 2014.

Library Posts Program Slate. Staff, Millersville Advertiser & Hempfield-Mountville Merchandiser. January 1, 2014.

Library Posts January Slate. Staff, Conestoga Valley-Pequea Valley Penny Saver. January 1, 2014.