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Cumberland County Library System celebrates National Library Outreach Day

The Cumberland County Library System joined communities from across the country in observing National Library Outreach Day on April 7.  Libraries celebrated the invaluable role library professionals, library volunteers and libraries play in bringing library services to those in need.

Read more with a subscription at: The Shippensburg News-Chronicle April 8, 2021 or read our press release


Local musicians jam at the Coy Public Library

Local musicians have resumed their regular 1 o’clock Wednesday afternoon, outdoor casual drop-in musical jam sessions next to Branch Creek. Audiences and more musicians are always welcome. The group gathers on the lawn near the library bridge over Branch Creek, by the creekside entrance to the Coy Public Library of Shippensburg.

Read more with a subscription at: The Shippensburg News-Chronicle April 8, 2021


Cumberland County Library System launches mobile app

The Cumberland County Library System recently announced the launch of Library2Go, a new mobile app for residents who are patrons of the seven libraries across the county.

Read more with a subscription at: The Shippensburg News-Chronicle April 8, 2021 or read our press release


Coy Library auction items up for public review

The Coy Library Board of Trustees and the Friends of the Library are co-hosting an online auction this month to support library projects, events and collections. 

Read more with a subscription at: The Shippensburg News-Chronicle April 8, 2021


Cumberland County Library System celebrates National Library Outreach Day

The Cumberland County Library System is celebrating National Library Outreach Day.

One of the programs reaching those most in need is STAR - Service to Adult Readers. STAR provides services to homebound, mostly senior residents of Cumberland County in two ways.

Read more and watch the video at: CBS21 News April 7, 2021


Cumberland County Library System shines spotlight on STAR program

The Cumberland County Library System will observe National Library Outreach Day Wednesday with a spotlight on the STAR program.

Read more at: The Sentinel April 4, 2021


Cumberland County Library System to shine the spotlight on STAR and all those who are a part of it

The Cumberland County Library System will join communities from across the country Wednesday in observing National Library Outreach Day.

Read more at: The Patriot News April 5, 2021


There’s something fishy going on at the Coy Public Library!

The Coy Public Library of Shippensburg children’s room has a new school of fish! The new fish will be joining our long-time favorite children’s room goldfish, ‘Bubbles.’ 

Read more with a subscription at: The Shippensburg News-Chronicle April 1, 2021


Council approves request to add green space near the Coy Public Library

Shippensburg Borough Council approved a recommendation from the Historic Architectural Review Board (HARB) for the demolition of buildings to create open green space at the Coy Library of Shippensburg during the March 16 meeting.

Read more with a subscription at: The Shippensburg News-Chronicle March 25, 2021


Coy Library prepares for online fundraising auction to be held through May 1

The Coy Library Board of Trustees and the Friends of the Library will be co-hosting an online auction in April to support library building projects, technology, programs for all ages, and online and in-house collections. 

Read more with a subscription at: The Shippensburg News-Chronicle March 25, 2021


Cumberland County Library System asks residents for input on library services

Do you own a library card? Frequent one of the seven libraries in the county? The Cumberland County Library System, the administrative organization that provides support to Cumberland County’s public libraries, wants to hear from residents. 

Read more with a subscription at: The Shippensburg News-Chronicle March 18, 2021


Meet Coy Library Board Member, Megan Mancino

Megan Mancino began her tenure as a Board Trustee for the Coy Public Library of Shippensburg in February of 2021 after being nominated by a colleague from the Shippensburg Area School District.

Read more with a subscription at: The Shippensburg News-Chronicle March 11, 2021


Library in Mount Holly Springs shares a distinction with the Mount Tabor Church

The library inspired The Sentinel reporter to put objectivity on the shelf.

“There it stands as a very dream — wonderful, beautiful,” the journalist wrote, describing the building in Mount Holly Springs named for a millionaire heiress.

Read more at: The Sentinel February 28, 2021


Coy Library set to reopen March 1

On Monday, March 1, the Coy Public Library of Shippensburg building will reopen for patron browsing, checking out books and other materials, and computer use. 

Read more with a subscription at: The Shippensburg News-Chronicle February 25, 2021


Meet Coy Library Board Member, Cameron Caffee II

Cameron Caffee II is one of four new members of the Coy Public Library of Shippensburg Board of Trustees this year. A colleague at Volvo Construction Equipment, former library board member Meg Christenson, nominated him to serve on the board. 

Read more with a subscription at: The Shippensburg News-Chronicle February 25, 2021


Cumberland County Library System launches mobile app

The Cumberland County Library System on Friday announced it has launched a new mobile app for patrons of its seven libraries across the county.

Read more at: The Sentinel February 21, 2021


Cumberland County Libraries now in your pocket thanks to launch of mobile app

A Library2Go mobile app was launched on Friday by the Cumberland County Library System, giving library patrons mobile access to the seven county libraries.

Read more at: ABC27 February 19, 2021


Coy Library undergoes roof repairs

The Coy Public Library of Shippensburg has seen its share of locations and changes. It has been housed in a train station, in a Victorian style house, and now in a Georgian style house with two additions.

Read more with a subscription at: The Shippensburg News-Chronicle January 28, 2021


Portion of Coy Library receives facelift

Portions of the second and third floors of the Coy Public Library in Shippensburg are currently receiving a much-needed facelift thanks to monies from the Alexander Stewart M.D. Foundation. 

Read more with a subscription at: The Shippensburg News-Chronicle January 21, 2021


Meet Coy Library board member Margaret Light

Margaret Light began her Coy Public Library of Shippensburg Board Trustee tenure as the appointed representative for Southampton (Franklin) Township in 2016. Her focus has been to help with library fundraising, building on her fundraising experience at Mercersburg Academy.

Read more with a subscription at: The Shippensburg News-Chronicle January 21, 2021


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