The Orwigsburg Area Free Public Library

The Orwigsburg Area Free Public Library aims to provide all segments of our community with effective and free public library services.  It is the library's goal to offer the widest range of services consistent with its economic support in order to provide a significant informational, educational and cultural resource. 



PHONE: 570-366-1638



                              HOURS OF OPERATION:                              

            Mon.      10 am - 7  pm

       Tues.       9 am - 6 pm

           Wed.      10 am - 7 pm

           Thur.        9 am - 6 pm

            Fri.          10 am - 5 pm

          Sat.        9 am - 4 pm


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Watch our video "Veterans: Heroes in Our Neighborhood" 

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Two Lovely Ladies, Barbara Lafko (on left) Library Director, Claudia Gross (center) and Cindy Ritschel, Corresponding Secretary of XI Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma; an International Educational Society that promotes professional and personal growth of women educators and excellence in education stopped by the Orwigsburg Area Free Public Library to drop off a check and wish the Orwigsburg Library a Happy New Year.      

Thank you so much to Reverend Stacy Gonzalez Pastor, at Salem United Methodist Church and Denny Booher, Church Council Representative, for dropping by with a surprise visit to bring Salem UMC's gift from their Christmas Eve Offering.

$1,000.00 to help the Orwigsburg Library continue to provide services to the community. Blessings beyond belief! 

Thank you Melissa Roos for attending our Book Club!

You can find more books by Melissa at 

Thank you Susie Touchinsky proprietor of Adaptive Mobility Services and Orwigsburg Library Patron for donating her speaking engagement fee to the Orwigsburg Area Free Public Library.


 Pictured is Pi Theta Epsilon National Honor Society for Occupational Therapy Students from Elizabethtown College on one of their many community services / volunteer outreach events.

Thank you so very much for your recent donation to the Orwigsburg Area Free Public Library.

 Bloom where you are planted as you head out into the professional working world.

The Orwigsburg Area Free Public Library appreciates FedEx’s community goals to provide reading materials to the young readers of Reading, PA.


Pictured are FedEx Representative, Amy Fleagle and Orwigsburg Library Director, Claudia Gross.

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