The next item pickup hours at the John Graham Library are on Wednesday, July 28th from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm (in case of extreme heat we may close early). More hours will be announced soon. Browse and check out the expanded selection of items from our Library on the Porch, register or pick up prizes for the Summer Learning Program, get free crafts, and look for scavenger hunt clues during these hours. Other ways to register for the Summer Learning Program include online ( or by calling or emailing the library.  The building itself is temporarily closed to the public due to flood cleanup.  Thank you for your patience!  

Crafts!Two free crafts are available - Rock Painting and Origami Animal Bookmark!  They're available on the John Graham Library porch anytime that we're holding item pickup hours.  

Book BundlesVisit the John Graham Library's "Library on the Porch"!  Browse and check out books, videos, magazines, and audiobooks, or pick up items you requested.  You can register or pick up prizes for the Summer Learning Program, look for clues in the Kids' Scavenger Hunt, or pick up free grab-and-go crafts.  Hours are scheduled around the weather forecast, and upcoming hours are listed in the yellow banner at the top of the page.    

Tails and Tales Logo - Animals ReadingJoin the fun in the John Graham Library's "Tails and Tales" Summer Learning Program!  It runs from May 29th - August 14th, and there are programs for children, teens, and adults.  Participate in fun activities, earn prizes, and read great stories!  Learn more and access flyers and other materials here. Register here anytime, at the library during our item pickup hours, or by calling or emailing us. gives access to live, online tutoring for all ages, resume help, and thousands of academic and career resources.  It's free to library cardholders and is available from 12:00 PM to 12:00 AM.  Learn more here.

John Graham Library exteriorThe John Graham Library is expanding!  Click here to read about our plans to add more space for our programs and collections.

Science CampThe library's Science Camp runs from June 14th - July 5th.  Videos of fun experiments will be posted every Monday.  Links to the videos and instructions are on our Summer Learning Program page.  Instructions can also be picked up at the library.

Lion ReadingHave you met your weekly reading goal in the Summer Learning Program?  Stop by the library during our item pickup hours anytime before August 14th to pick up your prizes!  Not a Summer Learning Program member yet?  There's still plenty of time to sign up and claim all your weekly prizes.  Learn more here.

Tortoise and hareAccess the Summer Learning Program materials (flyers, Bingo cards, prize trackers, and prize lists) here.  Join the fun - there are programs for all ages!  Read great stories, participate in fun activities, and win great prizes!  Register at the library, online, or call or email us.

Mobile AppThe library has a new free mobile app called Library2Go!  Learn more here.

BarnWatch Miss Connie's special online children's Storytimes!  Click here for links to all the videos.  Updated 07-27-2021.

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Front photo of John Graham Library
9 Parsonage Street
Newville, PA 17241
MON: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
TUE: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
WED: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
THU: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
FRI: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
SAT: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm