Programs

Oceans of Possibilities Summer Programs Click here for a program flyer!
Please scroll down for more information.

Summer Reading

The Fendrick Library proudly serves our local community through sponsored programs.  Our aim is to serve all age groups, and we especially encourage our children and youth to engage in our various library programs. 

  • A weekly Story Hour meets on Wednesday mornings throughout the school year.  It is an hour filled with stories, crafts, activities, and a snack for preschoolers (siblings welcome).  Mothers, fathers and caregivers are encouraged to attend with their children. Please see more details below under Current Programs.
  • A Summer Reading Program is offered at the close of every school year.  This program features an exciting theme each year, with related activities, crafts and books for children to explore.
  • Join a monthly Book Discussion Group, check the link below or library calendar for more details.  
  • Guest Lecturers and Book Signings by local authors are scheduled as often as possible.
  • A “Used Book Sale” is held during Mercersburg’s Spring Fest in May and Mercersburg’s Town Fest in September.
  • A variety art and leisure activities are scheduled throughout the year for adults and children, please check the the links below or the library calendar.

Current Programs

  • The Fendrick Book Group Schedule for books and meetings is posted on the library’s Calendar of Events . Please contact the library for more information about joining the Book Group.  Meeting locations will vary each month.
  • Weekly Preschool Story Hour begins August 31, 2022. Our Preschool Story Hour group will meet at the library each Wednesday morning at 10:30 am, open to the community. Each week we will share stories, make crafts, enjoy snacks and meet new friends!
  • Oceans of Possibilities Summer Programs and Performances June 8th – August 3rd, 2022. Click here for a program flyer or view the library calendar for more details! Enjoy special events for all ages! Enter prize drawings for summer reading and attending summer programs! Start a Summer Reading Log, record every day your child reads or you read to your child for 20 minutes. Earn 100 points per 100 minutes of reading. Prizes include Mermaid, Shark, Dolphin or Pirate themed prize bags for children & families. Adults & teens can enter to win gift certificates for reading a book or attending summer programs. Pick up your Reading Log at the library or download from our website.

    To participate in the Oceans of Possibilities Summer Program please register at the library or click this link to register
    online https://forms.gle/oawLK8moBtsTZxaH8

    Printable Summer Reading Log, click here. You may also pick up Summer Reading Logs at the library.

  • Embroidery Camp for Children and Adults each Friday in June and July 2022! Hosted by Nancy Walker and Jef Savage. View the library calendar for dates, times and more details. Registration is required, please call the library to register. $5.00 material fee.
  • Historic Mercersburg Walking Tours Do you know your town’s history? Meet at the Fendrick Library, all ages are welcome! September 9th, 2022 at 10:00 am hosted by Joan McCulloh.