Get Connected at Elizabethtown
Elizabethtown Public Library is the place to connect. You can connect
with new neighbors and seasoned friends in the Coffee Company and you
can connect with your interests, from recipes to travel. The Library is
here to help you make your dreams come true.
From databases that will help complete school projects and business research
to pre-school story times, the Library helps educate and expand your horizons.
The Library also stocks recreational books by your favorite authors in
all kinds of formats. Library holdings include music and movies as well.
The Library lends unusual items like folding tables and chairs, cake pans
and other useful and unique objects. Explore the vast variety of materials
at the Library and check us out on the web at www.etownpubliclibrary.org
as more items are being added regularly.
Within the Library is a bookstore operated by the Friends of the Library.
The bookstore includes a collection of popular and historically interesting
books, children’s books and videos for all ages, and a wide variety
of items available for purchase. The Friends collaborate with local artists,
showcasing and selling their wares on a rotating schedule. Proceeds from
the bookstore go to benefit Library operations.
Also housed within the Library is Elizabethtown Coffee Company. The Shop
provides a place where you can enjoy freshly roasted, responsibly sourced
coffees, bagged and loose specialty teas and many other refreshing beverages.
Whole bean or ground coffee and packaged teas are available for purchase.
Snacks and pastries are available, including crumb cakes, cookies, cake
pops and more. The Coffee Company operates the same hours as the Library,
including Second Fridays. Small groups are encouraged to meet within the
Coffee Company while larger groups can be accommodated in other areas
of the Library.
The Library is an official passport application center and takes passport
photos. Appointments are highly recommended for passport services. Lending
services are available to everyone. Residents living in the Elizabethtown
School District will need to show proof of identification and residency
to apply for a free Library card. Anyone living outside of the Greater
Elizabethtown Area with an Access PA Library Card is also eligible for
a free Library card. Others are eligible for a Library card for an annual
Please visit the Elizabethtown
Public Library Web site for Hours of operation.
A schedule of the library's
programs can be found in the Event Calendar. For more information about
our programs, services, or for volunteer opportunities, visit the Elizabethtown
Public Library or call 367-7467.