January 2014 Newsletter
Library Closings
On Tuesday, December 31, the library will close at noon.

The library will also be closed New Year's Day, Wednesday, January 1, 2014.  

We will reopen at
9 a.m. on Thursday, January 2. 

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Our library is always busy with programs for infants through adulthood.  Children's programs require many supplies. 
A wonderful way to say "thank you" for library services to our community, is to donate items from our Amazon Wish List.  Click the link below for details.  Thank you in advance!

NEW Children's Program, Cozy Campfire Stories!


Have you ever wanted your own personal storytime with Miss Corinne? Here's your chance! 


Our felt campfire will be set up and ready for stories!  Choose a book for Miss Corinne to read aloud, sit back and enjoy!  Or, impress her with your reading skills and read to Miss Corinne! 


Look for Cozy Campfire Stories to appear monthly as part of our regular program offerings. 


Program Date: Monday, January 20, 2014 

from 10-11a.m. & from 2:30-3:30p.m.

For ages 1-12, No registration required 

Trolley Tours & Holiday Baskets
We were thrilled with the overwhelming interest in the Trolley Tour event held on December 13th.  The event will definitely be returning in 2014!

Many thanks to our supportive patrons who entered the holiday basket raffle.  An amazing $2,600 was raised for our library!  

Library Policies 
We would like to remind everyone that all fines and fees must be paid in full by December 31, 2013 before borrowing and computer privileges can be used in 2014.  
Library Service Policy; Fine & Fees
revised & approved May 2010

Beginning January 2, 2014, each library card holder may check out a maximum of 5 DVDs & 5 recent periodicals at a time.
Library Service Policy; Limits per person
revised & approved October 2013
Limited Edition Ornaments Still Available
Berks County has fallen in love with the incredible artwork of Nolde Forest Pottery. Their designs are are based on tradition with a contemporary flair. This fine art can be found in stores across Berks including the Goggle Works, Berks History Center and here at Wyomissing Public Library!  

These beautiful limited edition Nolde Forest Pottery ornaments are available for $15 each. All proceeds directly benefit the library. Cash, check, or credit  cards

WPL Mission Statment

"The mission of Wyomissing Public Library is to provide a wide variety of popular and informational material for reading, listening, and viewing. The library places an emphasis on those services which encourage children and parents to read together, as well as providing educational, cultural and general programs for the community at large. Electronic as well as print reference information is available."