Special Events

Support the Lancaster Public Library and it’s branches by attending one of the following special events.


Fall ReSort Book Sale

225 N. Marshall Street, Lancaster
Friday, October 11 – Sunday, October 13 (Half Price Day)
9 AM – 5 PM each day

Free parking, credit cards accepted. Browse thousands of gently used books, DVDs, records, and more! 



Friends of the Leola Branch Library Fall Book Sale

Zion Lutheran Church * 18 Quarry Road, Leola
Friday, October 25 * 9 AM – 5 PM
Saturday, October 26 * 9 AM – 12 Noon

Book and DVD donations are accepted at the Leola Branch Library during regular business hours.



The Extraordinary Give 
Friday, November 22 * 12 AM – 11:59 PM

Don’t miss your opportunity to give EXTRA to the Lancaster Public Library during Lancaster County’s largest, one-day giving event. Your contribution will directly benefit hundreds of thousands of people right here in the Lancaster community. 

On Friday, November 22 Give Extra to LPL! 



The Queen of the Night 
125 N. Duke Street, Lancaster
Friday, December 6 * 7 PM – 11 PM

Save the date for the most imaginative event of the year as the Library brings to life the historical fiction and award winning novel, The Queen of the Night by Alexander Chee. A dramatic transformation of the library will transport guests to 19th century France complete with pop-up opera performances, inspired cuisine and cocktails, dancing, and several themed surprises. 

Tickets Available Now! 



Would you like to be a community partner at one of our 2019 special events? Contact Lori Dietrich, Director of Development, via email or by calling 717-394-2651, ext. 119 for more information.