The
Upper Chichester Library
Est . 2001






Downloadable Brochure:

To download our up to date brochure please click the link below. Our brochure has all the information regarding up comming events, programs, as well as changes within our library.

Upper Chichester Library Brochure March 2014 (PDF)
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Click the link below to download the 2013 Annual Report for the Upper Chichester library

Upper Chichester Library Annual Report 2013
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Inclement Weather Policy:

The Upper Chichester Library will follow the inclement weather policy of
 Chichester School District (School Code Number : 458) CLICK HERE for school closings by name.

Chichester School District is a Delaware County school district
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Library Board of Trustees 
President:  Dawn Daniels
Vice Pres. Nicole Whitaker
Trustee,  Joseph Baiocco
Trustee, Nick Tortorello
Trustee, Tom Brazill
Trustee, Tom Palmer
Treasurer, S. Donald Knudson
Secretary, Laura Schreiber


**Library Board meets the last Wednesday of the month @ 6:30 pm

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Upper Chichester Library

Mission Statement

The Mission of the library is to promote and advocate literacy and learning, advanced  knowledge, provide a computer center, and enrich the lives of community residents.

The general goals of the Library are: (1) To serve all residents of the community and the surrounding region, (2) to acquire and make available to the residents of above area such books, magazines and pamphlets and other services that will address their needs for personal and professional advancement and enrichment. (3) To maintain and improve upon a program of services which would locate information, guide reading, as well as organize and interpret material for people of various backgrounds and of any age; and (4) to regularly review these goals, and if necessary, modify them in light of new  developments.



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Upper Chichester Library
Fall Book Sale





Hundreds of new and used books!!!

Friday and Saturday September 19th and 20th 2014
8:00am - 4:00pm 

At Upper Chichester Municipal Building
8500 Furey Rd, Upper Chichester, PA 19014-2341

Paperbacks .50 cents; Hardbacks $1.00
*unless specially marked

Stock up on books to read for those cold winter months. There are books for every reader, of every age: Children's books, young adult books, fiction and nonfiction adult books, and every category in between
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Amazon Smile



 
Upper Chichester Library
By clicking the image above, you will be taken to AmazonSmile, there you can register to donate part of your order to the Upper Chichester Library. Sign up and shop as normal!

How does AmazonSmile work?

When first visiting AmazonSmile, customers are prompted to select a charitable organization from almost one million eligible organizations. In order to browse or shop at AmazonSmile, customers must first select a charitable organization. For eligible purchases at AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to the customer’s selected charitable organization.
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Computer Help Classes



Upper Chichester Library will be once again offering computer help classes to the public.
The classes will be $5.00 per class and are scheduled as follows:


Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
Wednesday, May 7th, 2014
Wednesday, May 14th, 2014
Wednesday, May 21st, 2014
Wednesday, 28th 2014

10:00am - 11:30am

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Book Discussion: "The Alchemist" by Paulo Coelho

Wednesday, April 23, 2014  6:30pm—7:30pm



The Upper Chichester Library,  will be holding a book discussion on Paulo Coelho’s “The Alchemist”,if you have read this book,or are just curious about it,  and would like to join our discussion  please call the library or stop in to register. We are looking forward to more events like this. Please check back for further updates!

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Upper Chichester Library receives Boeing Employees Community Fund Grant:

On April 24, 2013 the Upper Chichester Library Board of Trustees hosted a Thank You Wine and Cheese event in honor of the Boeing Community Fund Board members for awarding the Library with a technology grant in Fall 2012.

 With this generous funding the Upper Chichester Library purchased 5 new desktop computers for public use, 2 new desktops for staff use with Windows 8 and Microsoft Office 2010 software. The Upper Chichester Library established 11 years ago two local boy scouts, George and Greg Daniels earning their Eagle Badge, is an independent library funded mainly by the Upper Chichester Township, donations and grants. The library services over 16,000 residents.  



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WWII Lecture: Ploesti's Secret Mission



The Upper Chichester Library held a World War II  lecture presented by Rick Mueller on Wednesday October 16th, 2013.  His topic of focus was the Ploesti Mission.  He did a fantastic job and we look forward to more historical lectures in the future! We would like to thank everyone who came out, and look forward to seeing everyone again soon!  

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Book Sale! Ongoing!

Did you know the library has an ongoing booksale

open during library hours.

Stop by today and buy a book, video.

Best price in town!

3374 Chichester Avenue -#19
Willowbrook
Shopping Center
Upper Chichester, PA 19061
Phone: 610-485-0200: Fax: 610-485-2329|
email: upperchichesterlib@upperchichesterlibrary.org

Hours: Mon-Tues 10-4 | Wed 10-6pm | Thurs-Fri 10-4pm | Sat 10-2 pm
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