Annville Free Library

Library Friday & Saturday Summer Hours: 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Start June 9th & end August 19th


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Calling All Gardeners!

Join Us for A Presentation by


Monica Pape, Certified Horticulturist ASHS

Everything You Always Wanted To Know
About Soil Tests But Were Afraid To Ask

Tuesday, June 20th @ 6:30 pm

This program is for the backyard gardener, novice grower, urban farmer,as well as the CAS grower. If you have test results bring them iwth you. Test kits will be explained and available for purchase.

This program is FREE
Please register by calling 867-1802

It’s Happening This Saturday!

AFL’s Annual 5K Run/Walk will be held on
Saturday, June 10th, 2017 @ 8:00 am.

Click HERE to sign up. You can sign up on race day at the high school too!

The cost is $25.00 before May 30th and $30.00 after.
For children 11 and under the cost is $15.00 no matter the date.


Summer Reading Registration Begins June 5th!

Click HERE for info on Storytimes, Family Programs & Reading Folders for ages 2.5 to Grade 5

Click HERE for info on Youth Programs for kids entering 4th through 9th grades

Join Us For A Program On


Presented by Fair Districts PA in
coordination with the WhatNOW group
from Mt Gretna

Tuesday, June 27th
@ 6:00 pm







Gerrymandering: The partisan manipulation of electoral districts for political gain.

Pennsylvania is one of the most gerrymandered states in the union. Find out what this means for you as a citizen, how it contributes to grid lock in Harrisburg, and what we can do about it.

This presentation is FREE and will include a movie and discussion.

Everyone is welcome to attend. Please register by calling 867-1802.






Now you can learn to play a ukulele by checking out one of our four concert uke kits that include a concert ukulele, a gig bag, an electronic tuner and a beginner uke book.

Click on the AFL Ukulele Kits web page for more information and resources.






Join our uke group The Annville Ukes  for
Uke Jam Night on the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 6:30 to 8:00 pm. All playing levels are welcome. Ukes only please.

Join our Annville Ukes Facebook group to keep up with announcements and share uke related info.



New Interest Group Forming @ AFL!

The Spectacular Spinners of Annville

All Adults of Yarn Spinning Capabilities
Are Welcome to Join Us!

First meeting
Wednesday, June 28th @ 6:30 pm

(meets the 4th Wed. of each month)

Call Loren @ 867-1802 for more information


Meets the 1st Tuesday of each month @ 6:30 pm
Join us for a relaxing time coloring with friends.


Support the Library when you shop on Amazon!

amazon smileAmazon Smile is a simple and automatic way for you to support the Annville Free Library every time you shop, at no cost to you.
On your first visit to Amazon Smile,  select Annville Free Library as your charitable organization.  Amazon will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make at will result in a donation.


 Featured AFL Databases:

FREE 24/7 access right from your computer.
You will need your library card for most databases.) Just click on the link:

  • Pronunciator  Learn 80 languages; ESL for 50 non-English languages
  • Universal Class 500+ vocational and enrichment classes! Learn something new today!
  • Power Library access to newspapers, magazines, journals, historical documents and photos, online  databases, and eBooks.
  • Power Kids Lots of kids science, technology, engineering, math, history, government sources available!
  • Driving Tests practice permit tests (cars, motorcycles, CDL), Handbooks & FAQs
  • TechBoomersLearn how to use the web’s most popular sites like Facebook, YouTube, Skype, Pinterest & many more!
  • Value Line–  provides beginning to experienced investors with the most accurate and independently created research information available.

Available on public library computers only:

  • Ancestry Library Edition – one of the most important genealogical collections available today.  It has unparalleled coverage of the United States and the United Kingdom, including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records, as well as record collections from Canada, Europe, Australia and other areas of the world!
  • Consumer Reports – unbiased recommendations, information, ratings, and advice on products, services, and decisions.
  • ABC Mouse – For ages 2 – 7,  helps kids learn to read through phonics, and teaches lessons in math, social studies, art, music, and much more.

We now accept payment of fines and fees online using Paypal or a credit card.

Please have the following information on hand
so your account is credited correctly:
*  Your library card number
*  Fine or fee amount from Your Account
*  Your credit card or Paypal information
Please note that it may take up to 2 business days
(not including weekends or holidays) for your
account to be credited.
Library Card Number

childreadingREAD IT FIRST LIST UPDATED 6/8/17!      CHECK IT OUT!

Buy a book and read it first! Most of our popular fiction titles are pre-ordered so if you can’t wait for the latest Patterson or Robert Parker or  Danielle Steel check out our list, pay $15 to buy the book for the library, and you get to read it first!



The Friends of the Annville Free Library’s Gently Used Book Store

book cellarDrop in to browse THE CELLAR for some excellent bargains on gently used books.  The Cellar is open during regular library hours except when a program is in progress in the Community Room.

All money raised by The Friends directly supports the Annville Free Library.

For Book Sale Information: AFL Friends Website





Computer Classes taught by Art Murray!

Beginner Basics 1 Windows 7
4 week class, $15
Learn basic computer skills for Windows 7.  For those with little or no experience with computers.

Beginner Basics 1 For Windows 8
4 week class, $15
Learn basic computer skills for Windows 8. For those with little or no experience with computers

Beginner Basics 2
4 week class, $15
Learn how to email, navigate the internet, manage digital photos, and more.

Microsoft Excel
4 week class, $15
Learn to use this specialized program to create spreadsheets & organize data.

Microsoft Word
4 week class, $15

Learn to use this specialized word processing program to create letters, flyers, resumes, reports, documents and more.

Managing Your Digital Photos
4 week class, $15
A hands-on class with YOUR camera and our computer lab


Classes are on-going. Ask for dates and times. Please register for classes at the library.

Fee due at time of registration.

For questions or more information, call Cindy @ 867-1802___


Need One on One Help With Your eReader?ereader_sm

We are here for you!

Call Dee @ 867-1802 to make an appointment



Friends of AFL Giant Grocery Card Fundraiser!

Do your grocery shopping and help the library at the same time!

You may purchase gift cards in denominations of $100, $50, or $25. Use them at checkout just as you would cash, check, or credit card. They never expire and they can be used at any Giant store or Giant gas pumps.

Friends earn 5% of the amount of cards sold.

See  Library Staff  or a Friends member to purchase your cards.