Welcome to WITF’s Local Events Calendar!
Join us at the library for an evening of family fun! Wear your PJs, bring a cozy blanket, and come settle in to watch a full-length family friendly movie from our collection! Stuffies, snacks, and covered beverages welcome! Please note: in January, we’re meeting on the second Tuesday!Find out more »
Do you love history? Do you love reading about it? Does meeting and discussing books with people of similar interests sound like a great way to spend an hour or two? Then come to Lancaster Public Library’s History Book Club. The titles selected will be written by eminent historians and will also be eminently readable. The History Book Club meets the first Wednesday of the month at 6pm. 2019 Book Selections February 6: China: A New History by John King…Find out more »
Do you like books? Do you like bars? Join the club! We meet at 8pm the second Wednesday of every month to talk about books and see what Downtown Lancaster has to offer. Held at the Federal Taphouse (201 N Queen St, Lancaster). We'll be the ones with books! 2019 Book Selections January 9: Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel February 13: The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman March 13: The Half-Drowned King by Linnea Hartsuyker April 10: The Radium Girls:…Find out more »
Read or listen to the book, then join us for a light discussion. You won't be disappointed! This active reading group meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 10am in the Lancaster Public Library's Windolph Room. 2019 SELECTIONS January 10: The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid February 14: Ada by Vladimir Nabokov March 14: Puddn’head Wilson by Mark Twain April 11: The Hamlet by William Faulkner May 9: For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway June 13:…Find out more »
Last Tuesdays * 6PM * Clark Room April 30th: Fifth Season by N.K. Jemisin May 28th: The Collapsing Empire by John Scalzi June 25th: The City of Brass by S.A. Chakraborty July 30th: Jade City by Fonda Lee August 27th: New York 2140 by Kim Stanley Robinson September 24th: Provenance by Anne Leckie October 29th: The Invisible Library by Genevieve Cogman November 26th: Spoonbenders by Daryl Gregory December 17th: Autonomous by Annalee NewitzFind out more »
Mothers, sisters, and daughters, join us at the Lancaster Public Library for a year long women’s circle. Here we will meditate, journal and hold space for each other. Throughout history women have gathered in circles to empower each other and share wisdom. These affirming gatherings help women get in touch with their feminine strength and turn up their positive vibration. Pens and journals are provided by the Library, but participants are welcome to bring their own if they prefer!Find out more »
We invite you to indulge your senses at The Queen of the Night, a signature benefit in support of Lancaster Public Library. The Queen of the Night, takes its theme from the best selling, historical drama of the same name written by Alexander Chee. Guests will be will be transported to 19th century Paris in an event like no other in support of the Lancaster Public Library! The evening will include themed cuisine, cocktails, entertainment, many fun surprises, and an…Find out more »