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New Hours:

Monday:  1 to 8 pm
Tuesday: 10:30 am to 5pm
Wednesday: 10:30 to 5 pm
Thursday: 10:30 am to 8pm
Friday: 10:30 am to 5 pm
Saturday: 10:30 am to 3 pm

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Library patrons must be members in good standing in order to use the public computers.
Library cards may be obtained at the main circulation desk, Pennsylvania driver's license with current address required.
Overdue fines may be paid at either desk.


YOU'RE INVITED to visit THE FRIENDS BOOK NOOK open every Thursday from 11am to 4pm with hand picked titles for sale each week.

Children's Programs




July 24-Music, Mary Knysh

July 31-Dig Those Worms!

August 8 - Storytime

The Pat Ackerman "Guys Read" Program for Young Boys is designed to reinforce the love of reading over the summer. Danville High School male athlete mentors will show young men that reading is fun.

Boys entering third to sixth grade can sign up by completing a form at the library or click the link below. The program will run from
1 to 3pm each Friday starting June 27th through August 15th.  They will not meet on July 4th. Question about "Guys Read" can be directed to Bonnie White, Library Director at 570-275-4180 or blwhite@ptd.net

Please fill out the Guys Read Application Form

or use this link to the form

MUSIC & MOVEMENT FOR TODDLERS ON TUESDAYS 10:30am every week Children need not sit still or be quiet!

Children must be in the company of a adult at all times.




You can download hundreds of audio books and listen on your computer or transfer books to a portable device, like an iPod or MP3 player.  You can also download e-books!  Download the latest best sellers, fiction, and non-fiction to your Kindle or e-reader today! (Login to your account using your 8 digit library card number) Do not enter any spaces.
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Free DMV Permit Practice Tests

Practice tests online for Car and Motorcycle permits. Also driver's handbooks available.

MILL STREET WRITERS  are hosting a Book-Signing August 4TH at 6pm in the Peters Community Room.  Natalie S. Harnett, author of "Hollow Ground" will be the guest.

Bookworms Book Club

Sponsored by the Friends of the Thomas Beaver Library on the 4th Monday of the month at 6:30pm in the Peter's Community Room.  The selection for July 28th is "A Hundred Years of Solitude" by Gabriel Marquez


-every month on the third Thursday at 6:30pm. Next meeting, August 21st.

Tumblebooks Library

The TumbleBooks Library is a collection of TumbleBooks (animated, talking picture books) with fiction, non-fiction and foreign language titles, Read-Alongs (chapter books with sentence highlighting and narration but no animation), TumbleTV which consists of pre-set playlists of a sequence of books, and Tumble Puzzles & Games.

TumbleBooks are created from existing picture books which we have licensed from children's book publishers and converted to the TumbleBook format


Thomas Beaver Free Library (570) 275-4180 205 Ferry St. Danville, PA 17821