Tom Mangano presents Library Adventures & Acknowledgements UPDATE 8/18/21: Event Cancelled AUGUST 19, 2021 @ 7:00 PM at the Belden Noble Memorial Library Tom will share some of his adventures as Library Director from 2011 to 2019 and acknowledge the efforts of the many … [Read more...] about Upcoming Events Presented by the Essex Library
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