A historic record from the days of the American Revolution has turned up in a pile of time-worn books in Essex. Found was a leather-bound ledger with some 187 hand-scribed pages of general assembly discourse. The document records about six months of new Pennsylvania laws and … [Read more...] about Essex Homeowner Finds Worn Leather Minute Book from 1779 (THE SUN)
To all patrons of the Belden Noble Memorial Library: As the year draws to a close, we wish to thank you for your generous support this year. In 2014, you supported your library's general fund with over $11,000 in individual contributions (including a $5,000 bequest) and … [Read more...] about Essex Library: Thank You!
We have something new for children at the Belden Noble Memorial Library: circulating educational toys! When we selected these toys, we tried to find something for every age group. Here's the list (roughly from toys for youngest to oldest): Wooden nesting blocks Wooden … [Read more...] about Educational Toys for Circulation at Essex Library
The weather is turning cool and it's time to remind you that we will begin our winter hours at the Belden Noble Memorial Library on October 1: Monday: 1:00 to 3:00 Tuesday: closed Wednesday: closed Thursday: 1:00 to 6:00 Friday: noon to 5:00 Saturday: 10:00 to … [Read more...] about Essex Library Winter Hours Begin Oct. 1
Here's the latest news from the Belden Noble Memorial Library. Hope to see you in the library soon! History Programs On Saturday, May 31 at 11:00 a.m, Library Assistant Julie Steeves will present photos from her recent trip to Concord, Massachusetts, scene of the start of the … [Read more...] about New History Programs and Books at Essex Library