Main Library

Children’s Library



232 West Main Street
Lock Haven, PA 17745

Library Hours
Monday 2pm to 8pm
Tuesday 10am to 8pm
Wednesday 9am to 2pm
Thursday 10am to 8pm
Friday 9am to 4pm
Saturday 9am to 4pm
Sunday Closed

The Library is closed on major holidays.

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Annie Halenbake Ross Library Enters a New Century of Service

Mission Statement

To promote education and lifelong learning, to encourage personal enrichment, to enhance the local history resources and to support a vibrant quality of life within our community.

Thank you Clinton County United Way and Clinton County Community Foundation

The Ross Library is looking for vendors for the Summer Craft Show! 

The Summer Craft Show will be on June 11, form 9 to 2 PM, in the patio and parking area. Parking lot space will $10 and Patio space will be $20. 

Registrations can be picked up at the front desk or download the Vendor Registration Form here. For questions, please contact Holly Eisaman at

Adults 18 + NEED Help Reading or learning ESL (English as a 2nd Language)? Ask at Ross Library 570 748-3321 for a tutor.

June 25: eBooks, 1-2

The class will be held on the 3rd floor of the Ross Library. Please bring your own device if possible. Instructor will have open hours after the class until 4 PM for extra instruction and questions. If interested call 570-748-3321, registration is not required but is appreciated.

Book club will start at 10am on the 3rd floor of the Ross Library

  • June 25 - The Odyssey by Homer
  • July 30 - The Right Stuff by Tom Wolfe

Dr. Laurie Cannady will be promoting her book Crave, about experiences in a  dysfunctional family. 

The event will be held on Saturday, July 30 at 1pm on the third floor of the Ross Library. For further information or to register, please contact the Ross Library at 570-748-3321 or 

It's been five years since historian Lou Bernard began his series of historic walking tours, and the Ross Library will be bringing them back again this year! Each tour begins at the library at 7 PM every Friday in June and July, and takes about an hour. Each tour will cover some different route or aspect of local history!
SCHEDULE (Subject to Change)
  • June 3: Water Street
  • June 10: Main Street
  • June 17: Railroads of Clinton County
  • June 24: "For The Love of Helen" Tour
Each month Ross Library  will look at a different topic based on the BiFolkal Kits which are available for patrons to check out. Meetings are held at 11 am on 3rd Floor Ross Library in the Rebecca F. Gross Community Room.
July 16: "Remembering The Home Front"
Bruce Teeple will come to the Ross Library at 1PM on Saturday, June 25 to give a speech on the KKK in Central Pennsylvania. Teeple, a writer and historian from Centre County, will talk about the rise of the KKK in the area, and the incidents that happened because of them.
Unless otherwise stated, all programs are free and open to the public. To register for a program or get more information, contact the Ross Library at 570-748-3321 or 

Medication is useful, but it can be confusing. On Monday, July 18, at 7 PM, Amerihealth Northeast professional Melissa Farenish will be coming to the Ross Library to talk about medicine safety and usage.

Check out the BRANCH LIBRARIES page for program information at Renovo and Friendship Libraries.

Display of an individual's hobby or organization's project for a month. If Interested in Displaying ask at the main desk or call 570-748-3321.

Upcoming Displays:

  • May: Doug Barner’s Art
  • June: Art Awareness with George Stefanski

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