Due to concerns about the COVID-19 virus, the Office of Commonwealth Libraries has instructed all libraries to close until further notice. No items are due; No fines will accrue.

ClosedThe John Graham Library is temporarily closed due to COVID-19 Stay-at-Home orders.  No items will be due during this time period, and no fines will accrue.  Explore all of the free online resources on our website and Facebook page.

Farmers market vegetablesThe Farmers Market on the Lawn will celebrate its 9th year in 2020! It's held at the John Graham Library every Saturday from May through October from 9:00 am - 12:00 noon. It's completely free to set up at the market.  Contact the library at 717-776-5900 or johngraham@ccpa.net for more information on how to become a vendor.

gavelThe John Graham Library's Online Auction has been rescheduled.  The new dates are May 18th-June 6, 2020.  100% of the proceeds will go towards the building fund for our new addition.  See the items that have arrived so far at www.32auctions.com/johngrahamauction2020.

2019 Winter Reading Program logoThe Winter Reading Program has been extended!  After we re-open, you will have 7 days to return your Reading Bingo Card to the library.  You earn a chance in the Grand Prize Drawing for each row of activities you complete.  You can download the Adult, Teen, and Kids Bingo Cards or pick them up at the library.

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.

smileHere's a list of fun kids' activities you can do from home.  It will be updated frequently.

For up-to-date information on COVID-19, consult the Centers for Disease Control and PA Department of Health websites:

Pennsylvania Department of Health

Centers for Disease Control

Person using computerOur online services are always available, even when the library's closed.  Learn more about our free e-books, Kanopy movie streaming, Tutor.com, and our extensive list of other online services.

Parent and child readingEvery book that is read to a child counts!  There is a prize for every multiple of 100.  To get started, download the first tracker sheet here or pick one up at the library.

Mouse and ComputerView our newest books and DVDs on Pinterest, and connect with us on Facebook!

green dinosaurStorytime is held every Tuesday morning from 10:30 am - 11:30 am.  All kids are invited!  There are stories, songs, crafts, and occasional special visitors.  See our Event calendar for upcoming themes.

Front photo of John Graham Library
9 Parsonage Street
Newville, PA 17241
MON: 10:00AM-08:00PM
TUE: 10:00AM-08:00PM
WED: 10:00AM-05:00PM
THU: 10:00AM-08:00PM
FRI: 10:00AM-08:00PM
SAT: 10:00AM-05:00PM