The Library is saddened by the recent loss of Bernie Grissinger. Bernie served on the Board of Trustees for many years. He was President of the Board and served on the Building Committee when MSL was conceived, designed, and built. (He is shown here holding the scissors for the Library’s Ribbon Cutting Ceremony.) Even after…Read More About Remembering Bernie
Say “hi” to Tori, our Library Assistant Intern! Tori is a graduate of Donegal and is pursuing a degree in Library Science. She will be assisting at the circulation desk and will take on special Library projects as assigned. Tori’s favorite genre is either paranormal, fantasy, or historic fiction. Her favorite book series is…Read More About A New Library Intern
Adam Zurn of Uncharted Lancaster created an exclusive adventure for our Library – our own “Book of Secrets” Adventure! The adventure was revealed at the program “Mysterious Petroglyphs of Safe Harbor” held April 18th at the Library. Pick up a treasure map at the Library (or click here to print at home Book of Secrets…Read More About MSL’s Book of Secrets Adventure
The Friends Used Book Sale returns to the Donegal High School this June! Thousands of books and dvds will be for sale at great prices, all to benefit Milanof-Schock Library!Read More About Friends’ Annual Used Book Sale
It’s time for the annual Friends of the Library Community Yard Sale! Do you have things to sell but no where to sell them? Are you a small business owner looking for a place to show/sell your merch (Young Living, Pampered Chef, etc)? Are you an artist or crafter? Do you make clothes or jewelry?…Read More About Friends’ Annual Yard Sale
I have always found it fascinating how we communicate with one another using metaphors, analogies, and idioms. It feels counterintuitive, but a good analogy or metaphor can help us understand one another better. For example, if I told you I was “on a wild goose chase,” you would know that I meant I was working…Read More About April Greetings from our Director
The Milanof-Schock Mile activity returns this month with a new walking route! This is a great family activity, fun for parents/grandparents with strollers, or you can meet a friend at the Library and take a walk before you check out some books. Starting April 2, adults and kids can pick up a punch card and…Read More About The Milanof-Schock Mile Returns!
Milanof-Schock Library recently received a generous donation from the Donegal Education Association (DEA). The Donegal Education Association (DEA) was formed in 1971 to advocate for the educational needs of students and educators across the Donegal community. In the last decade, DEA has contributed over $10,000 to the Milanof-Schock Library in support of the Library’s efforts…Read More About Milanof-Schock Library Receives Generous Donation
We made so many wonderful memories in 2021, and we hope that members of our community did too! We made a little video to show the Library’s visitors, volunteers, and staff throughout the year. Enjoy. View A YEAR IN PHOTOS 2021Read More About A Year in Photos 2021
Cozy Up and Read Bingo! ADULTS: We’re taking a little break from the biweekly reading challenges to return to the winter favorite – Cozy Up and Read Bingo! Now thru February, pick up a bingo game sheet at the Library, complete 5 challenges in a row, and submit your completed sheet to the Library to…Read More About Winter Reading for All Ages!