Main Library
570-748-3321

Children’s Library
570-748-3484

Fax
570-748-1050

Email
ross1@rosslibrary.org

Address
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


Will be held September 8th from 8-12. Stay tuned for more details!

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VIETNAM WAR

Speakers: Terry Banfill & Dave Bower
September 6 at 7pm
3rd Floor Gross Community Room
 

 

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 first meeting of the season will be at seven PM on September 8, 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 ross13@rosslibrary.org.

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

  • September 24 - On the Road by Jack Kerouac

Happy 100th Birthday Roald Dahl Day Read-a-Thon from 10-2? on Saturday, September 10th. Continuous reading of Roald Dahl's books by local sponsored readers. Donations can also be made on site. Listen to passages from all your favorites: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, The BFG, Matilda, Witches, The Twits, and more.  Chocolate bars will be sold for a chance to find a Golden Ticket and a special prize. There will also be crafts and games. If you are interested in being a reader or sponsoring a reader, please e-mail Nancy at nantram@gmail.com. This event is sponsored by The Friends of Ross Library. Funds raised for the library will be used to pay for the Junior Library Guild subscription plan.

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 ross13@rosslibrary.org, 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:

September: Marianne Olivo Art

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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