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

New Series: PA Wilderness Skills

2nd Tuesday October thru December, 2016
5pm on the lawn next to Ross Library parking lot
October 11 - Knife/Axe/Saw Safety
November 8 - Being Prepared in the Woods
December 13 - Winter Camping 


Check out the Youth section of our website! There you can find information on children's programs such as story time and other special events.

Is your teenager interested in the paranormal? If so, Teen Paranormal is recruiting! 

Teen Paranormal is a group that meets once a month at the Ross Library. Led by paranormal investigator Lou Bernard, the group learns scientific ways to look into unexplained events.The meetings will be at seven PM  in the Sloan Room on the second floor of the Ross Library. To apply or for more information, please call Lou Bernard at 570-748-3321 or e-mail

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

  •  October 29 - Mystery on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie 

October 1 - 11:30 am to 12:30 pm Computers 101 
October 8 - 11:30 am to 12:30 pm Finding Health Info on the Web
October 22 - 11:30 am to 12:30 pm - Computers 101
October 29 - 11:30 am to 12:30 pm - Finding Health Info on the Web

At 11am on October 8th, author Leta Hawk will be coming to the Ross Library to discuss her books! Leta is the author of the Kyrie Carter series, involving a team of paranormal investigators in a college town. This program is free and open to the public. For further information, please call 570-748-3321 or e-mail, This program is part of the PAForward Basic Literacy initiative. The Annie Halenbake Ross Library is a member of the Clinton County United Way.

Paranormal investigator Lou Bernard will give haunted walking tours on Friday, October 28 and Saturday, October 29 as a fundraiser for the library. Sponsored by the Lock Haven Paranormal Seekers, these tours will take approximately an hour each. Each tour begins at the library at seven PM. The cost is $3 per person. All proceeds benefit the Ross Library. Smoking on tours is prohibited. Bringing a flashlight is suggested.

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

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:

October: Clinton County Women's Center Place at the Table

November: Keystone Central Elementary School Art

December: Peg Johnsotn and Karen Elias Art

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