Upper Chichester Library

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:
10:00am - 11:30am
Every Wednesday, Sign up @ the library

3374 Chichester Avenue # 19, Upper Chichester, PA 19061

Phone: (610)485-0200   Fax: (610)485-2329

Hours of Operation

Mondays: 10:00AM - 4:00PM

Tuesdays: 10:00AM - 4:00PM

Wednesdays: 10:00AM - 6:00PM

Thursdays: 10:00AM - 4:00PM

Fridays: 10:00AM - 4:00PM

Saturdays: 10:00AM - 2:00PM

Sundays: CLOSED


Upper Chichester Library Summer Brochure 2014 (PDF)













Inclement Weather Policy:

Upper Chichester Library will follow the inclement weather policy of Chichester School District
(School Code Number : 458) 


What our library has to offer:


​- Five, Internet ready, Windows 8 computers for patron use.

-*NEW* Two Early Literacy Stations  great for children, ages 2– 12
(Our AWE Early Literacy stations are our newest addition and were generously donated by Upper Chichester Township and Boeing Employee Community Fund.)

-Extensive collection of fiction & nonfiction books including Best Sellers

-Hundreds of Books on CD

-Vast collection of Large Print books

-Chichester School Districts Summer Reading Requirements and 100 Book Challenge Books.

-New Release DVD’s  $1.00 / 3 day loan
-Music CD Collection *NEW*
-Faxing $1.00 / page
Printing (B&W) .25 cents per page

​-Children’s Programs & Story Hours

-Newspapers for reading within our library :    
 
Delco Daily Times  - Delivered Daily      Philadelphia Inquirer—Delivered Daily Wall Street Journal—Delivered Daily     New York Times—Sunday Edition

​-Computer classes for those looking to learn basic computer skills

-Seminars,  lectures, and other informative events

-Upper Chichester Library Book Club (meets monthly)



Membership Information

Upper Chichester Library is an independent library. Our Membership is valid only within our library.


($2.00 Annual Membership Fee)


With this membership you have access to our computers, Thousands of books, Audio Books, Music CD's and more!


Books, Books on CD and Music CD's are loaned for 3 weeks at a time.



Upper Chichester Library
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Renew Your Books Online

​Click Here To Renew Your Books

You will need your 14 digit barcode number to sign in!

Need to renew your books but cant stop in? Do it online.  Use your barcode and patron name, create a pin, and view all of your check outs here.  With a few clicks you can renew your current book.  If you are having trouble renewing online, please call us and renew via telephone.


Give it a Try - Own a Piece of Chi

Friends of the Upper Chichester Library

Sponsor the

Gift Tree Raffle!!!

With participation of many local businesses which include:

Domino's Pizza, Giant Foods, Safeway, Don's Deli and Catering, John Phillips Hair Studio,

Chi Restaurant , Duffers Mill, Applebees, Upper Chichester Library, Chichester Cleaners,

The Barnes Foundation (4 tickets courtesy of Bank of America) Dunkin Donuts, Foxy Nails,

Tyler Arbetorium, Booths Corner, Advance Auto Parts (Car Cleaning Kit), Boothwyn Diner, Maximillians, Fidas Dry Cleaning, Wintethur, and AMC Theaters 

Over $400 worth of gift cards!!!

Each raffle ticket gives you one entry to win the whole gift tree! Stop by the library to purchase your tickets, and check back here often for other upcoming ticket purchase locations!

Donation : $5.00 each or 3/$10

Drawing @ Upper Chichester Library Fall Book Sale

September 20th, 2014

All Proceeds to benefit the Upper Chichester Library

 

Pappa's Diner Fund Raiser

Thank you to everyone who purchased tickets to our Pappa's Diner Luncheon Fund Raiser!

We had a great time, and are looking forward to doing it again next year.


Our dessert recipes were requested, and we are happy to share them with you! Feel free to pass them on!


The Coconut Cake is a recipe by Barefoot Contessa and can be found by Clicking Here!


Below is the recipe for the Chocolate Chip Cake:


Jennifer’s Chocolate Chip Cake
(Pre-Heat oven to 350F)
Ingredients:
¼ cup margarine, 1 cup sugar, 2 eggs, 1 pint sour cream,
and 1 teaspoon vanilla, 2 cups flour, 1 ½ teaspoon baking powder, 1 teaspoon baking soda

Top Mixture: ½ cup sugar; 1 teaspoon cinnamon; 12 oz. chocolate chips
(combine these ingredients and set to the side)

Directions: Combine butter, sugar and eggs, beat until well blended; add sour cream and vanilla, and mix well; in a separate bowl, combine flour, baking soda, and baking powder, and slowly add to the mix and blend well.  Pour ½ of the batter into a 13” x 10” pan; Smooth out; sprinkle ½ of the top mixture onto the batter; cover with remaining cake batter, smooth, and sprinkle the rest of the top mixture over it; bake @ 350F for 30 minutes.


Book Signing & Discussion

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

2:00pm-3:00pm


Local Author: Dr. James J. Kirschke

Will be joining us  to discuss & sign copies of his book:

Not Going Home Alone: A Marines Story











"The Marine's Legend, and reputation are based on the blood, courage, and discipline of warriors like Jim Kirschke. Sparing no one, he has written a powerful chronicle of the deadly war his Marines fought with Valor." - Not Going Home Alone


If you are interested in joining us to discuss this book with the author himself, or are interested in purchasing a copy to be signed, please call, or stop by the library to sign up for this event! Light refreshements will be served

Author Visit & Book Signing

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Local Author: S.G. McAfee

Author of : Windswept and Chance of Snow

Will be joining us for a book signing.









Stop by to meet the author, and have her sign a copy of her books!