We know YOU have a library card because you’re reading this. Do you know someone who DOES NOT have a library card or someone who just moved into the area and needs one? Help us spread the word and get everyone carrying the only card that really matters!

 

Here are the facts about having a library card:

  • It’s FREE
  • It allows you to download FREE audio and e-books and magazines from home and in the library
  • It gets you FREE access to information you can TRUST from home and in the library
  • For FREE, you can borrow books, movies, music, nooks, museum passes, magazines, game software, and more
  • You can talk to a reference librarian 24/7 (Ask Here PA)
  • You can request or place holds on library material for FREE from home
  • It's FREE!

What could be better? You have a great library and great library staff. You can come and stay as long as you like. Bring a friend, bring the kids, bring your favorite person, bring your lunch. Don’t keep this a secret. SPREAD the WORD FREELY!

Studies show that children who are read to in the home and who use the library perform better in school. And students can turn to the library for materials, programs, and knowledgeable library staff that support academic achievement.

Do you shop at Whole Foods in Plymouth meeting? We’ll be there on Wednesday September 9, 16, 23 & 30 from 11:00 AM – 2 PM signing people up for library cards.

**On Tuesday September 15, 2015, Whole Foods IN PLYMOUTH MEETING will donate 5% of ALL sales to the William Jeanes Memorial Library!**


SUMMER READING 2015

 

Adults

Adult Summer Reading Club will accept entries through Saturday, September 5th. The grand-prize drawing (for a Kindle Fire!) will take place the week of September 6th.

 

JOIN US FOR OUR FIRST-EVER MAH JONGG TOURNAMENT!


 

Click here to register!

Newsletter from your Library

Follow this link to insure that you are on our list!


Support your library

Use the Amazon search box (to your left) and most purchases you make will result in a percentage of the sale credited to the library, with no additional cost to you! 

Digital Magazines now available!

Zinio is a collection of over 130 downloadable magazines you can read via the browser on your computer or using an App on your portable digital device.

To use Zinio, click anywhere in the blue box to be taken to the Zinio website and create a new account. Or you can download instructions here. Download the Zinio App from the app store for your eBook reader, smartphone, or tablet PC so that you can take digital magazines with you wherever you go.

Local Artists partner with the Library

Remember to take a look around when you are in the Library, as the exhibit is changed frequently. Our monthly newsletter features a profile of the artist and more information about the work. The paintings are for sale and on display in the area  around our upstairs check-out desk. Thirty percent of sales will benefit the Library. If you are a local artist, please feel free to contact us. We may be exhibiting your work someday!


Friends News

FALL BOOK SALE

Saturday, September 19

10:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.

and

Sunday, September 20

1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Arrive early for the best selection. Regular shoppers line up before the doors open.
 

Thousands of thoughtfully sorted titles, including books, DVDs, and CDs, will be available at bargain prices — 25¢, 50¢, $1, and up. Special items, such as antiquarian and first editions, are priced separately.

On Sunday the Friends offer a “Fill Your Bag” option: bring your own grocery bag, and for $5 you can fill it to the brim (special items excluded).

Book sale proceeds enable the Friends to support enhanced library programs and services. 

Learn more about the Friends here.

Read the Friends 2014 Annual Report here.

Read about opportunities to serve on the Board of the Friends of the William Jeanes Memorial Library.

Support the Friends by becoming a member. You can also download and print the membership form here.

Events Calendar

View the monthly calendar of events and programs, and sign up for the ones that suit your schedule and interests. Just a few simple clicks and your days are planned.

Email Updates!

Add your name to our mailing list and receive regular library updates on events and programs. Our emails are targeted to your interests. Click here to sign up now!

 

Wowbrary is a free weekly email featuring the library's most recent acquisitions--books, DVDs, DCs, audiobooks, and more. Sign up here, and you will know what's new on the library's shelves.

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