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For Thanksgiving week the library will close at 3 pm on Wednesday November 26 and be closed Thanksgiving Day, Thursday November 27.  The library will be open  9 am to 1 pm on Saturday November 29..

​New Hours

The library now opens at 9 am.  Join us Mondays 9 am to 8 pm, Tuesday thru Thursday 9 am to 6 pm and Saturdays have been extended to 9 am to 4 pm.

Read with the Dogs

We have Pages and Paws the first and third Thursday of each month during the school year..  Students can come practice reading aloud to our certified volunteer therapy dog Roxie and her friends.  Children can bring a school book to read, use a library book or bring a favorite book from home.  This is  a great activity for kindergartners and first and second graders.  Preschoolers and older children are also welcome to come visit with the dogs if they wish.

Programs & Events

Polar Express

The library's Polar Express Night will be Monday December 8 at 6:30 pm.  Come dressed in your pajamas. The evening will include the story, a Christmas craft and a visit with Santa. 

Trustees Meetings

The library's board of trustees meets the fourth Wednesday of the month at 6:30 pm.  The next scheduled meeting is December 3. If you would like to attend the meeting and address the board please contact the director so you can be placed on the agenda.



Learn more about these and future programs and events .

Wacky Wednesdays

Wacky Wednesdays is an after-school activity the first and third Wednesday of each month from 4 pm to 5:30 pm. .  Activities are designed for ages 6 and up.      Practice your writing skills by writing your autobiography on November 19 to celebrate National Novel Writing Month.                                                                                                

Our December programs will require registration so that there are enough materials on hand.  On December 3 children can come make a gingerbread house.  Please register by November 27 if you plan to come. Santa's Craft Workshop is on December 17 and kids can make presents for friends and family.  Register by December 11, so Miss Staci has all the materials available. 

Snow globes will be the project on January 7.  Learn the science behind snow and make a snow globe to take home. 

All-the-Holidays Day is Wednesday January 21.  It's Christmas, Halloween, Easter and more all rolled into one as we make random crafts from the all holidays.


Library Hours

Summer Hours (April to October)
Monday 9 am to 8 pm
Tue-Thu 9 am to 6 pm
Saturday 9 am to 4 pm
Closed Fridays and Sundays

Winter Hours (November to March)
Mon-Thu 10am to 6pm
Saturday 9am to 1pm
closed Fridays and Sundays

To confirm these hours or check holiday schedules, please call us.

The Zelienople Area Public Library - 227 South High Street, Zelienople, PA 16063 - Phone: (724) 452-9330 - Contact us