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About Apollo Memorial Library

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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

Fees for Services

  • Copies / Prints in Black Ink Only - $0.25 per page

  • Copies / Prints in Color - $1 per page

  • Scan to Email - $0.25 per page

  • Faxes Outgoing - $1 per page

  • Faxes Incoming - $0.25 per page 

  • Laminating - $1 per page

  • 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

  • Year Round Book Sale

Staff

Director: Sarah Rearigh

Technician: Sarah Klingensmith

Substitute Technician: Sadie Laero

Friends of the Library

Miranda Hileman

Carole Harland 

Jen Mullins

Amanda Yadlosky

Cherie Rearigh

Board of Trustees

President: Tom Toland

Vice President: Krista Mason
Treasurer: Curt Webb
Secretary:
Jennifer Bothell
Judy Turner

Nancy Walker

Kay Webb

Marlene Beck

Gaylene Toland

Paula Mahar

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.

*Resident of Apollo & North Apollo Borough means residing within the boundaries of those boroughs.

Click the town name to see if you fall into the limits.