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Posted on: January 10, 2022

Spark Joy® Program “Make tidying a special event”


On Thursday, February 3, join Jennifer (Coatesville Area Public Library), Lindsey (Downingtown Library), and Robin (Spring City Public Library), as we kick off our much anticipated weekend "Spark Joy®  -  Make Tidying a Spec...

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Posted on: January 6, 2022

Ancestry Library Edition Now In-Library Use Only


After nearly two years of providing remote access to their Ancestry – Library Edition database during the pandemic, Ancestry decided to end that access on December 31st, 2021 and return the database to an in-library use only format again. You mu...

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Posted on: November 23, 2021

Not Getting Email Notices from the Libraries?


Some basic troubleshooting tips when you are not receiving email notices

    Ask your library to make sure the email address on your account is correct.  

    If your email address is correct,...

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Posted on: January 3, 2022

CHESCO Proposed Reestablishment Plan


Proposed Reestablishment Plan for the Magisterial Districts of the Fifteenth Judicial District

Chester County Court of Common Pleas Chester County, Pennsylvania

As required pursuant to both constitutional and statutory provisions, reestablishment is a proce...

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Posted on: December 28, 2021

Shakespeare Discussion Series Chester Springs Library


Shakespeare Discussion Series

Join us in-person for our annual Shakespeare series with Charles Conwell, retired Professor of Theater, University of the Arts.Watch JULIUS CESAR and CLEOPATRA on live recorded theater. Discuss the artistic choices made by dir...

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Posted on: December 16, 2021

Were you affected by Remnants of Hurricane Ida?


The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is offering Low-interest federal loans for Disaster-related Damages from the Remnants of Hurricane Ida.

For businesses/homeowners, mitigation is available up to 20% of SBA's verified physical damage amount. Busi...

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Posted on: November 19, 2021

2022 Community Read with Longwood Gardens

2022 CRLG

The Chester County Library System is excited to be partnering again with Longwood Gardens for the 2022 Community Read. This is the 8th Annual Community Read - a program designed to encourage reading for pleasure and start a conversation. In 2022, we&r...

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