Priestley-Forsyth Memorial Library

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Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 10 am-6 pm
Tuesday and Thursday: 12-8 pm
Saturday: 9 am-5 pm

100 King Street, Northumberland, PA 17857

Special Announcement

The “Computer Room Only” will be closed Thursday, February 11th, Friday, February 12th, and Saturday, February 13th.

The “Entire Library” will be closed on Monday, February 15th in observance of President’s Day.

All services are expected to reopen on Tuesday, February 16th.

Thank you for your patience!

The library is pleased to announce access to a free online tutor resource.

Students can log-in to: for homework help, test prep, and much more!

A valid library card is needed, but don’t worry, anyone that lives within 25 miles of the library can stop in for your free library card.

Watch this video to learn more about or call us for additional information at: (570) 473-8201

Upcoming Adult Programs

Some new and returning events are planned for Adults in the coming weeks.

  • February 9th at 6:30pm – Cabochon Design with Til Chapman
  • February 20th from 10:00-11:00 am – Coupon Club with Cyndi Clayton, Penn State Cooperative Extension
Click Here for More Information

Block Party

Children ages 3 and up are invited to attend with adults.

Please call the library to reserve your spot in our PFML Block Party!!! 570-473-8201


AV2 Books

We are very excited to announce our new AV2 Collection!  Click the link below to read more about this new collection.

Read More about AV2 Books

Download eBooks

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.
Full Calendar

Your Access Code is PL3142 + Your Library Card Number (no zeros).

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