HOURS:                        Sunday: CLOSED
Monday: 10am-4pm        Tuesday: 1pm-7pm
Wednesday: 1pm-7pm     Thursday: 1pm-7pm
Friday: 10am-4pm           Saturday: 10am-4pm

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Oley, PA 19547


Summer Learning 2023

April 10, 2023

The Oley Valley Community Library has an exciting Summer Learning Program planned for the Oley community this summer, thanks to a sponsorship from the Oley Valley Community Education Foundation! The foundation has been sponsoring our Summer Learning Program since 2019. Join us at the library on Fridays during the summer from June 9 – July […]

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The Pennsylvania One Book initiative is a valuable program that highlights the importance of early literacy development in preschoolers and the significance of reading early and often to children, as well as engaging them in conversation and other activities around books. The program has remained successful in part due to the partnership of collaborating agencies […]

Pennsylvania One Book Early Literacy Program

April 4, 2023

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Free Trees for Earth Week!

March 13, 2023

We are celebrating Earth Week this spring by participating in the 14th Annual Neighborhood Forest Free Tree Program, whose aim is to provide free trees to kids every spring. Don’t have a child but still want to plant a tree? YOU CAN! Just enter NA in the lines on the registration form asking for the […]

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St. Patrick’s Day is on Friday, so stop by the library this week to borrow some of these fun children’s books to read. St. Patrick’s Day in the Morningby Eve Bunting Jamie seeks a way to prove he is not too young to march in the big St. Patrick’s Day parade. Happy St. Patrick’s Day, […]

Children’s Books for St. Patrick’s Day

March 13, 2023

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Holiday Ornament Competition

November 11, 2022

Second Annual Ornament Competition at John Updike Childhood Home Calling all Berks County students in grades K-12 (public, private, virtual & home schooled): Create a holiday ornament for our museum tree. Be creative using one or more of these Updike symbols: Centaur Rabbit Books Typewriter Art/Palette Church Steeple Pigeon Basketball AWARDS Elementary (K-8): $50 Secondary […]

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Parents! October is “Let’s Talk” Month, a national campaign encouraging parents to talk to their children about sexual and reproductive health. Talking about sex is more than just a one-time conversation – it’s an ongoing dialogue you have throughout your child’s life. WHY?Parents and trusted adults play an important role in sexual health decision-making. Adults […]

October: Let’s Talk Month

October 1, 2022

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FREE Library Days at the Reading Science Center

September 29, 2022

Families will be able to spend the morning at the Reading Science Center for FREE simply by showing their library card on these two special dates: Wednesday, October 5, 2022 Wednesday, November 2, 2022 Kick-off your visit with a story from one of the Berks County librarians, then explore over 45 interactive STEM exhibits, including […]

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Written by Miriam Stone, Director We have a book in our collection that has become a classic for both parents and educators alike. Written by Mem Fox, Reading Magic gives us complete information about how children learn to read and how we can instill in them a lifelong love of books. Fox contends that “if […]

“Reading Magic” and 1000 Books Before Kindergarten

August 31, 2022

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Book Review: “Alan Turing and the Power of Curiosity” by Karla Valenti et.al.

July 3, 2022

A My Super Science Heroes Book Review written by Miriam Stone, Director of the Oley Valley Community Library This book is part of the My Super Science Heroes Series and follows Superhero Alan Turing as he uses his super curiosity to discover patterns and crack codes. It includes bonus activities and facts about ciphers and […]

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Have you stopped into the library to pick up a Summer Reading Punch Card? Read books and earn prizes this summer! After you read 5, you can pick a prize from our Fish Tank. After you read 10, you will get a free bag of food from the Oley Dairy Farm to feed the animals. […]

Summer Reading

June 22, 2022

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