Donate BooksFront Desk of the library

The Panther Valley Public Library accepts books with the provision that the library is free to decide whether to keep the book(s) in the library’s collection, or place the book on the sale shelves to raise money for the library, or place the book on the free shelf,or discard the book.

Books can be delivered in person to the library. We do not accept reference books, encyclopedias, nor reader digest books. Please check our hours of operation when dropping off books. If one needs assistance for delivering books, please call the library to coordinate a time.

Book Memorials / Special Occasions

Book memorials and/or donations made for special occasions are provided by the Panther Valley Public Library. The library will purchase a book, insert a bookplate which names the deceased and/or special occasion and the donor(s). An acknowledgment of the gift will be sent to the individual as requested by the donor.

The minimum contribution for a book memorial is $25.00. Specific books may be requested but the library will make the final decision.

Monetary Donating

Monetary gifts, bequests, endowments, and/ or memorial contributions are always welcomed. The Panther Valley Public Library  is a 501 (c),(3),non-profit organization.

Annual Giving

Each year we have our annual fund drive in March. The Panther Valley Public Library does not receive any state funding nor from the school district. We operate solely on public donations and proceeds from fund raising activities.

We need your help to keep the library running smoothly and ensure that funding is available to continue a high level of service to the residents of the Panther Valley area.

Each year, we receive contributions from individuals, businesses, and organizations. We will acknowledge those whom have made a contribution to the library.

Boyer and Redners Markets – one can pick up a Boyer’s key card at the library. When shopping, have your Boyer’s key card scanned for a 1% profit going to the library. The library participates in the Redner’s Market save a tape program. Drop off your safe a tape receipts at the library.

25% Off Shopping Passes Events

Boscov's Friends Helping Friends

When you shop at Boscov's on October 14th or 15th, you can save 20% off your order AND 5% of your total purchase can be donated to Panther Valley Public Library! This shopping event has been expanded to two days to avoid crowds and allow social distancing.

So visit your local Boscov's store on October 14th or 15th and you'll be given a 20% discount at the register (no shopping pass needed this time!). Select Panther Valley Public Library from the list of nonprofit organizations when you check out and 5% of your purchase will be donated to us.

Contact Us

The mission of the panther valley public library is to provide quality materials and services which fulfill educational, informational, cultural and recreational needs of the entire communities in an atmosphere that is welcoming and respectful.

117 East Bertch St.
Lansford, PA 18232
Telephone: +1-570-645-3780

Library Hours:
Monday - 9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Tuesday - Closed
Wednesday - 9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Thursday - 5:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M.
Friday - Closed

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