A History Roundtable with Staff Sergeant Parker Johnston, U.S. Army
Partnering with Parks and Recreation Tuesday, April 11 from 6:30 - 8:00 PM Franklin Station North
In conjunction with history teacher James Lucot, Jr. and Cranberry Township Parks and Recreation, the Cranberry Public Library is extremely honored to host Staff Sergeant Parker Johnston. Staff Sergeant Johnston is a retired United States Marshal, Witness Protection Program and served in Company E, L.R.R.P (Long Range Reconnaissance Patrol) Team Leader 20th Infantry (Airborne) with the United States Army Rangers. He is a member of the Hall of Valor, Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall, Pittsburgh, PA. Seating is limited and registration is required.
Read Local Cranberry
Saturday, April 22 from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
There will be more than twenty local authors on hand to discuss their books, writing styles, and how they came to be published. Come on out and meet a bevy of our talented local authors!
No registration required.
Check back soon for a list of authors and more information.
Friday, April 28 Doors Open 7:00 PM Showtime 8:00 PM
This Funny Fundraiser sponsored by the Friends of the Cranberry Library takes place the Slapsticks Comedy Club at the Doubletree in Mars. Ticket donation is $15.00 For information or tickets, call Pat Ducharme at 724-709-8494 or online at slapstickproductions.com
Looking for a quick-pick read? Don’t have time to browse the huge stacks? Try Carol’s Corner. Located along the front glass wall of the library, tucked away in a quiet corner with two comfy chairs, Carol’s Corner offers ongoing displays with varying themes.
Ancestry.com We are proud to offer a genealogy resource for those patrons looking for information on their ancestors. Ancestry.com is a great tool to help you locate family information. This site must be accessed while using the library computers.
We are proud to offer another genealogy resource that can be accessed from home using your library card number.
Heritage Quest Online combines digital, searchable images of U.S. federal census records with the digitized version of the popular ProQuest Genealogy & Local History collection and other valuable content.
Click Here to get started on the journey to your family history.
Photo Gallery Did you know that you can view photos from Library events? Click here to see if the event you attended has photos. You are welcome to download the photos for personal use only.
Book Donations Accepted during regular library hours
The Friends of the Cranberry Public Library are collecting gently used books. Donations can be dropped off at the library circulation desk. Please do not leave books in the outdoor book return bin. Adult, teen and children’s books, both hardcover and paperbacks are welcome, if in good condition. The Library cannot accept encyclopedias, Readers’ Digest condensed editions, National Geographics, textbooks, VHS or audio cassette tapes, toys, puzzles, stuffed animals, newspapers, or computer equipment.
If you would like a tax receipt, please count the number of hardcover, paperback, CD's and other materials before bringing your donations to the circulation desk where you will receive your receipt.
Do you have a good idea for a program? We welcome your suggestions;