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Tue, March 30thLibrary 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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Mon, March 22ndMarch Murder Madness

Catch all of the book action with our March Murder Madness Playoffs! We have sixteen books competing in four mystery sub-genres (History, Cozy, Nordic Noir, and Law Enforcement). The Sweet Sixteen picks are already on Facebook and Instagram (#lv...

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Mon, February 22ndLigonier Valley Library Service Update

The Ligonier Valley Library is open for patrons to browse the stacks, use computers, use the copier/scanner/fax machine, and even sit for a spell and enjoy the library.

Everyone, age 3 and older, is required to wear a mask that covers both mouth ...

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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

Magazine Article Discussion GroupTue, May 18th - 5:30 PM
Summer Reading Kick-Off Mon, June 14th - 11:00 AM
Magazine Article Discussion GroupTue, June 15th - 5:30 PM
Stage Right--A Very Grumpy MonkeyThu, June 17th - 10:00 AM
Kite Take and Make KitsMon, June 21st - 10:00 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.