Priestley-Forsyth Memorial Library

Your World Just Got Bigger

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 9 am-5 pm
Tuesday and Thursday: 12-8 pm
Saturday: 9 am-5 pm

100 King Street, Northumberland, PA 17857
570-473-8201

BTE Summer Family Show and Museum

Sunday July 12th

Children’s Museum at 1:00 PM, The Play at 3:00 PM.

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Computer Classes!

Sign up now for free summer computer classes.

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Check out all we have to offer. 

A complete list of our programs and services. 

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For Kids

Join our active and exciting children’s’ library.

For Teens and Pre-Teens

Programs and resources for young adults.

For Adults

You’re never too old for the library!


Download Books

In partnership with eBranch2Go (Overdrive), Priestley-Forsyth Memorial Library offers a vast selection of e-books for download to your Kindle, Nook or e-reader.

To log into Overdrive be sure to call the library at 570-473-8201 so that we can add your library card number to the Overdrive database.

Click the link below to go to Overdrive, then:

  1. Click on the “Sign In” in the upper right hand corner of the page.
  2. Select our library from the dropdown menu and click “GO.”
  3. Enter your library card number without the zeros.

For complete help with the overdrive app and functions click here.

Download Books

Our Library Calendar

Our calendar of events highlights all the upcoming programs and happenings at Priestley-Forsyth Memorial Library.

  • You can view the calendar by month, week, or as a list of events.
  • Clicking on the event often brings up more detailed information.
  • On the mini-calendar click on any day for a pop up window of events for that day.
  • As always, please feel free to call the library at 570-473-8201, or contact us by email here.
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Your Access Code is PL3142 + Your Library Card Number (no zeros).


A Community Partner of the Greater Susquehanna Valley United Way.

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