Summer Reading

Summer Reading


The Knoxville Public Library Summer Reading Program Begins June 21st.  Programming time begins at 10 AM each Wednesday.  Events include:

Mr. Bruce Weaver and Friends, June 21st

Daniel Finds a Poem (from OneBook PA), June 28th

July 5th (no program planned)

Lego’s Build a World, July 12th

Deerfield/Knoxville Fire Department, Ambulance, and rescue helicopter, July 19th

Pennsylvania Lumber Museum, July 26th

Endless Mountain Music Festival concert, Monday, July 30th (final day of Summer Reading)

Bruce Weaver preforms his ventriloquism

In addition, the permanent Rails to History Dates for 2017 

Final date of the Rails to History Model Train and Small Engine Show are September 16th, from 10-4 PM.  Model train is available during the winter by appointment, only.  Please call the library to arrange.

For adults and children, we will have a visit from Ulysses S. Grant (Kenneth Serfass) on August 12th.  A must for Civil War and history enthusiast.  The facebook page: US Grant in living history

Living History Impressions of US Grant


Summer Reading 2017’s theme was “Build a Better World ” Here are a few images of the events in action!


  • Bruce Weaver and Friends

  •  Monica Mills reads "Daniel Finds a Poem" from OneBook PA

  • Creating bird feeders

  • Build a Better World with Legos

  • Enjoying Lego pops

  • Knoxville-Deerfield Firetruck, Life-Net, and Ambulance

  • Up close!

  • PA Lumber Museum visit

  • Making our own wood cookies!

  • Endless Mountain Music Festival 

  • Our musicians

  • General Grant visits Knoxville Public Library


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