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Library Continues Growers Market Outreach

The James V. Brown Library, 19 E. Fourth St., will continue its popular Growers Market Outreach storytime on the last Saturday of each month, starting May 25 and continuing through September.

During the event, an outreach vehicle will accompany a library programmer, who will have storytimes, games and other fun activities for children from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
The schedule is:
– May 25 – Book’s Bus
– June 29 – Book’s Bus
– July 27 – Bookmoblie
– Aug. 31- Bookmoblie
– Sept. 28 – Book’s Bus

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This program is one of the many ways Pennsylvania Public Libraries support the PA Forward Initiative by providing basic and social literacy opportunities for learning.

The James V. Brown Library is open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday; and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. To place a hold, visit or call 570-326-0536 during the library’s operating hours. Walk-in passport services are available from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday, and 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday.

The James V. Brown Library, 19 E. Fourth St., Williamsport, Pa., is the place to go to learn, connect and grow. Founded in June 1907, the library champions the love of reading, opens new doors to lifelong learning, provides a haven to those who seek and ensures the preservation of public library services for future generations. The library has more than 225,000 visitors in a year and circulates a half-million items annually. A member of the Lycoming County Library System, the James V. Brown Library participates in PA Forward, a statewide initiative to promote literacies in our communities to power a better future for everyone.

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