Portage Public Library Blog

Eclipse Programs and Glasses at CCLSYS

Learn about the Eclipse and enjoy the event safely! The Cambria County Library System will be offering several programs to celebrate the April 8 Solar Eclipse. As part of STEM initiatives at the libraries, the following programs will occur: Carrolltown Public Library...

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Dueling Piano Show

Sat. April 6, 2024 Tickets on sale now! Back by popular demand FB Event Link: https://fb.me/e/3TEtDpY4F Join us for a night of all requests, sing along, interactive dueling piano show to support the Portage Public Library Saturday April 6, 2024 at the Royal Ballroom...

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Our annual fund drive needs YOU

Dear Friend of the Portage Public Library, We are thrilled that the Library had major growth in 2023, because of you! This year’s biggest accomplishments: Circulating almost 10,000 (and counting) books, movies, mobile devices, & eBooks Installing NEW HVAC and LED...

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Summer Youth Café at our libraries

Summer Youth Café at our libraries

Every year, libraries in the Cambria County Library System participate in a Summer Feeding Program. The program is open to all children aged 18 and younger. No cost or signup is required, and there is no income-based requirement to enjoy nutritious meals! For...

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Summer Hours are coming!

Hours at many of our libraries are changing for the summer. Here is a list of the summer hours for all 14 libraries in the Cambria County Library System. These hours may change, so stay tuned! Beaverdale Public Library Effective July 1 Monday: 9:00 AM - 5:00...

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Free Movies, TV, and Magazines with cloudLibrary

What's New In January 2023, we are adding new features to the cloudLibrary app. Since 2020, the Cambria County Library System has used cloudLibrary to offer eBooks and eAudiobooks, at no charge to our patrons. In 2023 we are adding Movies and TV, Magazines. And stay...

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Introducing ABC Mouse

We are excited to announce the addition of ABC Mouse Home Access for Libraries, which offers the most comprehensive online curriculum for children ages 2-8 +, including reading and language arts, math, beginning science, social studies, art and music. ABCMouse is 100%...

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2022 Summer Youth Cafe

2022 Summer Youth Cafe

Every summer, location in Cambria County work with the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank to offer the Summer Youth Cafe. Kids under age 18 are able to receive meals in the summer for free, with no income restrictions. Participating Libraries The following...

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New! Find your next great read with NoveList Plus

NoveList Plus makes it easy to find the perfect book If you have a Cambria County Library System card, you're in luck! Patrons at all 14 libraries in Cambria County are now able to access NoveList Plus, and NoveList K-8 Plus.  What is NoveList Plus? It's a Reader's...

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April 2022 Board Meeting Agenda

Portage Public Library General Board Meeting Agenda April 20, 2022 at 4 PM Call to Order/Attendance Recognition and Presentation of Visitors Approval of Consent Agenda Approval of March 2022 Meeting Minutes Director’s Report Treasurer’s Report New Business Board...

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March 2022 Board Meeting Agenda

Portage Public Library General Board Meeting Agenda March 9, 2022 at 4 PM Call to Order/Attendance Recognition and Presentation of Visitors Approval of Consent Agenda Approval of February 2022 Meeting Minutes Director’s Report Treasurer’s Report 2021 Report Change New...

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