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National Library Week

April 14-19 is National Library Week. The Zelienople Area Public Library will be observing Fine Free Week all that week.  Items returned during National Library Week will have the fines waived. We will also be drawing for two tickets to the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra.  The tickets are good for a selection of performances for this season.  Join us for Lunch with the Librarians on Tuesday April 15 to celebrate National Library Workers Day. We will have free copies at our copier to help make tax day a little more pleasant on Tuesday also. . There will be free DVD checkouts on Wednesday April 16 and Thursday April 17.

The library will be closed on Saturday April 19 for Easter.

Materials placed on hold must now be picked up within 3 business days. 

​The library is now part of social media.  Follow us on Twitter and Facebook.


The Library is now on Summer hours.  The only change is we are open until 8 pm on Mondays.  Other hours are Tuesday thru Thursday 10 am to 6 pm and Saturday 9 am to 1 pm. Stop in and use the internet, walk over for a book or attend a program with your family.

Programs & Events

Children's Programs

A Mothers and Daughters Tea Party will be held on Saturday May 3 at 10 am.  The party is open to children ages 6 and up and the special ladies in their lives.  Please dress in your tea party best and bring your own tea cup or mug.​                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      

Jedi Training Camp will Wednesday May 7 at 6 pm.  Kids ages 3 and up are welcome.  See if you have what it takes to protect the galaxy.  Put your skills to the test.  Defeat stormtroopers, build droids and more.  All participants will receive Jedi Knight certification.  Come dressed as your favorite Star Wars character or wear your favorite Star Wars shirt.

Adult Programs

World Book Night is April 23.  We will be doing Black out poetry for adults and teens at 4:30 pm .  The library is also a site for World Book Night.  On World Book Night volunteers distribute free books throughout the community to reach those who may not have access to books. 

Learn more about these and future programs and events .


Did you know the library subscribes to a number of popular magazines? We have magazines to interest men, women, teens and children. of a magazine can  Here is a sampling of our collection:

Country Gardens
Cuisine at Home
Family Handyman
Cat Fancy
Modern Dog
Sports Illustrated
Pennsylvania Angler & Boater
Quilter Magazine
Motor Trend
National Geographic
BMX Plus

Ranger Rick, Jr.
Strawberry Shortcake
Thomas & Friends Magazine
Sports Illustrated for Kids
National Geographic for Kids

Issues can be checked out for one week.  Adult magazines are located in the adult reading area.  Teen titles are in the reading room.  Children's titles are in the children's library.

Library Hours

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

Summer Hours (April to October)
Mondays 10am to 8pm
Tue, Wed, Thu 10am to 6pm
Saturdays 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