Writer’s Group
Every 1st & 3rd Thursday
5:00 to 7:00 pm
Join us for discussion, feedback & writing sessions! Participate at your comfort level & meet other local writers! Ages 18+
Seed Library
Book Journal
Saturday, April 20th at 2:30PM
Join us for inspiration, crafting & book talk as we work on our book journals!
Chess Club
1st & 3rd Wednesdays
from 4-6PM
Ages 7-13 | All skill levels
Library Cards
Library cards are now available for readers of all ages!
Wireless Hotspots
National Creativity Day
Stop in today & learn more about checking out one of our wireless hotspots!
Third Monday

Meeting the 3rd Monday of the month from 12:30 — 1:30 PM to discuss a different book!

Museum Passes
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Welcome to the Palmerton Area Library!

The mission of the Palmerton Area Library is to provide quality materials and services which fulfill the educational, informational, cultural and recreational needs of the entire community in an atmosphere that is welcoming and respectful.

Upcoming Events

There’s always something happening at the library! Check out our upcoming events for the next week, or use the arrows to browse the full schedule. We frequently add new events, so check back regularly to keep up to date on all our programs and presentations!

April 22, 2024
  • Earth Day Storytime & Craft

    April 22, 2024 • 10:30 am - 11:30 am

    Join us for a special Earth Day storytime and craft! We'll enjoy stories celebrating Mother Earth before getting creative with a recycled craft! Recommended ages 4+

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April 26, 2024
  • Storytime

    April 26, 2024 • 10:30 am - 11:00 am

    Story time for preschool children will be held every Friday at 10:30 AM.  Join us as we explore and read together with our volunteer readers.  Any questions, please call the library at 610-826-3424.

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April 28, 2024

Online Databases


Power Library


Heritage Quest

Newsbank Allentown Morning Call




Power Kids

A to Z World Culture

A to Z World Food

NewsBank World News

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