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Friends of the Adamstown Area Library

Annual Booksale

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"Bucks for Books"

Dinner and Auction

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The Friends Are Committed to Donating $25,000 Annually to Our Library

Basket Bingo

Basket Bingo

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Glance at Romance

Book Sale



Thanks to all our book donors, all of our book handlers along the way, and all of our book customers, we had a wonderful book sale, surpassing last year’s record sale.


Wishing all of you happy reading hours during your hopefully relaxing and enjoyable summer – wherever and however you will spend it.



HELP WANTED  !!  Can you lift up to 40 pounds??  Can you spare an hour a week or whatever your schedule allows?  We really need help in getting the donated books to our bottom level book sorting area.  If you can help us, please give your name and contact information to the library staff.  Thank you so much.


And now for a breather before our preparations begin for our next event, the annual Bucks for Books dinner/auction scheduled for Nov. 10 at Fox Chase.


Happy Reading!




The Friends are now selling high quality books on

Visit  In the search box, type Friends of Adamstown Library.  You will then see a listing of our available books.  Click on a book, then look for our name under Seller on the right side of the page.  All proceeds from the Amazon sales will benefit the building fund for our new library.  Happy Shopping!





Check out the library website to see the fundraising activities of the Trustees.

Everyone loves the Adamstown Area Library.
Help keep it strong and vital!


We look forward to seeing you around the library.


Margaret Harting,
Friends of the Adamstown Area Library


Libraries are free….except they really aren’t.  Please help us continue to fund the library with all it’s many services to the community.






The Friends’ donations of $100,000 for the capital campaign and $25,000 for the Tranquility Garden for the new library are in keeping with their goals to support the library and to make a worthwhile learning facility even better. That’s what Friends are for!


March 18, 2018

A few of the beautifully filled baskets from this year’s Basket Bingo.



Peace UCC

May 2 – 5, 2018