About Apollo Memorial Library

History

Founded in 1908, the Apollo Memorial Library is the oldest library in Armstrong County. It serves the residents of Apollo, North Apollo, and the surrounding areas.

Our library offers a collection of approximately 30,000 books. Local newspapers and popular magazines are available in addition to audio books, and DVDs. Patrons may also download e-books and audiobooks by visiting the Overdrive website or downloading the mobile app.

We also participate in the ACCESS Pennsylvania network, which allows our patrons to borrow materials from participating libraries across the state.

Mission

 

The Apollo Memorial Library's mission is to promote literacy and lifelong learning while meeting changing community needs.

Services

  • Free Public Internet Access Computers

  • Laser Printer, Copier, Fax Service, Scanner

  • Interlibrary Loan

  • Dog License Agency (Seasonal)

  • Genealogy and Local History Department

  • State and Federal Tax Forms

  • Passport Acceptance Agency (Call the library for details)

  • Fiction and Non-Fiction Books

  • Adult, Young Adult, and Juvenile Collections

  • Large Print Books

  • Children's Library

  • Periodicals

  • DVDs

  • Xbox One and Nintendo Switch

  • Adult, Teen, and Children's Programming

Staff

Director: Krista Mason

Technicians: Connie Ruffner and Cathee Klingensmith

Clerk: Jennifer Morris

Board of Trustees

President: Paula Mahar

Vice President: Marlene Beck
Treasurer: Judy Turner
Secretary: Curt Webb

Jennifer Bothell

James Corkan

Nancy Kotvas
Nancy Walker

Kay Webb

Membership


Residents of Apollo Borough and North Apollo Borough are eligible for a FREE membership to the library.

Non-Residents may purchase one of the following memberships:

1-yr Family Membership: $25.00
1/2-yr Family Membership: $15.00
9-mo Student Membership: $10.00
3-mo Summer Membership: $5.00
1-yr Senior (62 and older) Membership: $10.00
Books are lent for 2 weeks at a time, DVDs are lent for 1 week at a time.  Fines are $.25 per day for books and $1.00 per day for movies.

You can apply in-person at the library for a card.  Proof of identity is required.