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Thu, July 22ndService Update

The library is open! The following is a list of the library's current service status:

  • Full vaccinated individuals are not required to wear facemasks.
  • Food and drinks are allowed, but only in certain areas - you may not have them in the stacks, n...
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Thu, July 22ndThe Ligonier Valley Library and the Ligonier Air Quality Program

Ligonier citizens along with Citizens to Preserve Ligonier Valley, have received a grant from the Pittsburgh Foundation to cover the cost of a three-year Ligonier Valley air quality program. This baseline study will be conducted with analysis by T...

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Tue, June 29thSummer Beanstack Challenges

Summer is back and our reading challenges are fresh and fun! We have something for every age! Visit the Beanstack site @ to learn more and to register. If you participated in a past Beanstack challe...

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Tue, March 30thWLN & Ligonier Valley Library Services Update

Library Services Update: As springtime begins to take hold, we’ve been thinking about one year ago--March of 2020--when, out of safety and necessity, library services changed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. With many challenges still on our horizon,...

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Tue, February 9thDeath in the Beanstack Reading Challenge

The game is afoot! We are happy to bring you more fun and addictive Beanstack Challenges! The newest in the lineup is the Death in the Beanstack Reading Challenge which begins on Friday, February 26 and runs through Friday, December 10. The challe...

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Upcoming Events

Lap Time StorytimeTue, September 7th - 11:00 AM
Lap Time StorytimeTue, September 14th - 11:00 AM
Lap Time StorytimeTue, September 21st - 11:00 AM

Library History

library photoOn July 14, 1945, the library officially opened with 200 donated books on the shelves. Using all volunteer help, the library operated under the direction of the Library Committee of the Women's Club of Ligonier until January of 1946, when a Board of Trustees was organized. On March 26, 1946, the Ligonier Valley Library received a charter and was incorporated.