Fifth FridayOn November 29, hang out with your friends after the library is closed! Show off with trivia, play Wii and board games, arm-knit your very own scarf, and chow down on some pizza and snacks!

Tween Scene Cupcake WarsStudents in grades 4-5 are invited to come to the library to make new friends and to try new activities. The topic for this month is Christmas Cupcake Wars. 

Cents for Simpson Help us reach our goal of collecting one million cents by the end of the year! Bring your spare change to the library and drop it in the coin collector at the main desk or in one of the animal banks in the children's library. You'll also find donation canisters at businesses around town. Your donations will purchase books and materials for Simpson Library.

Closing signSimpson Library will be closing early at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, November 27 for Thanksgiving.


Closed signSimpson Library will be closed on Thursday, November 28, for Thanksgiving.

English Conversation Club

Join other new English language speakers for friendly, low-stress conversations every Monday. We will have an experienced ESL instructor as well as native English speakers to assist. Each month, we will pick a topic to talk about, and everyone will have a chance to speak. The program is free, and you must already speak English to attend. For more information, please contact Joelene at 717-766-0171.

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