January 17, 2017 by

Ellwood City Library will be hopping with groundhogs on Thursday February 2 at 6:30pm. Crawl out of your cozy winter burrows and join us for some groundhog books, crafts, snacks & fun! Please register by calling the Library at 724-758-6458!



September 10, 2015 by


Our fall website calendar has just been updated! All activities are listed through December and registrations are being taken for Laptime, Storytime, and special events like The Spooktacular Halloween Party and Holiday Laptime and Reading Buddies. Please call to register and don’t miss out on any of the fun!




June 19, 2015 by

Our Spanish Class website is up and running! Find out what your child does each Friday at We have videos and other resources for your child to practice throughout the week.


June 4, 2015 by

images7RFH0JSRWe have something for everyone this summer! Registration is still open for all Summer Reading Programs. Superheroes Anonymous will be a fun mix of super crafts, super science and super fun! Kindergarten and first grade meet at 10 beginning Tuesday June 17 and 2nd & 3rd grades meet at 11.

We also have a few extra books for both Book Bunch (students having completed 3rd grade) and Bookworms (students having completed 4th & 5th grades). If you have a child who would still like to sign up for one of these Book Discussion Groups, do it quickly before the books are all gone! Call 724-758-6458 to register.


September 11, 2014 by

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The Library will not host Reading Buddies on Sat. Sept. 20th because of the Storytelling Festival in Ewing Park beginning at 4PM. Please visit the Therapy Dogs at the Library on Sat. Oct. 18 at 10AM, Sat. Nov. 15 at 10AM, and join us for a special Holiday Reading Buddies on the second Sat. of December, Dec. 13 at 10AM! Your furry friends will be waiting!


September 9, 2014 by

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It was a big hit last year, so we have brought it back again for this year!!  Don’t miss the Antique Appraisal Fair Sunday September 14th from 12-4pm! Bring up to 3 items for appraisal at $5.00 per item. Linger for lunch and great conversation! Proceeds benefit Ellwood City Public Library!



Celebrate 100 Years of Stories!!

September 3, 2014 by

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Celebrating 100 years of stories!
Mark your calendars for Sat. Sept. 20th from 4-7:30PM!!
Join us in Ewing Park for five mythical, magical, storytellers on stage!
Free admission and free family centered activities: horse drawn carriage rides, balloon creations, face painting, music, and more!


October 2, 2013 by


Yippee!! Fall programming begins this week! Baby Laptime started at 10am Tuesday morning and Family Laptime began Tuesday evening at 6:30pm. Preschool Storytime starts Thursday at 10 am. All three programs run for 8 consecutive weeks ending Nov. 19.

The Book Sale continues all week. Saturday is bag day – only $5.00 for a whole bag of wonderful books!

Don’t miss LIGHTS OUT AT THE LIBRARY, Wed. Oct. 23 at 6:30pm!! Join us for a truckload of tricks and treats for the whole family! Please sign up by calling the library at 724-758-6458!


September 19, 2013 by


In case of SEVERE weather on Saturday Sept. 21, the Storytelling Festival will be held in the small gym at Lincoln High School. The decision will be made by 11 am Saturday morning. Call the library at 724-758-6458 for further information.

Storytelling Festival featured on Armstrong’s “In The Loop”

September 17, 2013 by

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Our Twelfth Annual Ellwood City Storytelling Festival is featured on Armstrong Cable’s “In The Loop!”   Check out the link to view the full segment.