Back Mountain Memorial Library


A member of the Luzerne County Library System

96 Huntsville Road

Dallas, PA 18612

HOURS: Mon  -  Thurs:           9:30am - 8:30pm

              Friday:                      9:30am - 5:30pm

              Saturday:                  9:30am - 4:30pm
PH:  570-675-1182             FAX:  570-674-5863
Due to weather conditions
the library will be closed today,
Monday, January 26th.
The library will be accepting donations of
non refrigerated canned and boxed food,
for the Back Mountain Food Bank,
January 19th to the 24th.
The Giving Evergreens
The "Giving Evergreens" is a sculpture created by Sanford Werfel of three evergreen trees with pine needle clusters finished in gold, silver, and copper and hand carved stones.
Adding a pine needle cluster, stone, or tree is a lasting and exceptional way to celebrate, honor, or remember someone who has touched your life!
Please contact the library if you would like information on this unique opportunity!
Scrapbooking Sessions
First Sunday of each month.
2:00pm ~ 5:00pm
$5.00 per session.
Patrons are invited to attend this fun social group! Work on your scrapbooks, albums, or any photo framing project with like-minded Scrappers while sharing fun, coffee, and suprise goodies. Scrappers are welcome to swap supplies and ideas, however, no formal classes will be given.
The first session is Sunday, February 1st. Space is limited to 6 individuals, come in to the library to register. Scrappers do not have to register for all sessions.
Yoga Class
Mondays Sessions:
6:30pm - 7:30pm
January 5th ~ February 23rd
 Certified Instructor: Doreen Rakowski
The library will be hosting a Yoga Class geared for beginners, but which will also present a challenge for those with experience. Different styles of yoga will be incorporated throughout the class.
A $10.00 per session fee is due at time of registration.
Students are asked to commit to each Monday Session.
Registration is open. Class size is limited.
2015 Winter/Spring Story Time
Registration: Tuesday, February 17th, 2015.
Please call the library after 9:30am.
Story Times will begin the week of
March 1st and end the week of April 12th (7 weeks.)



 Please see the Children's Room Page for more information.
The Back Mountain Memorial Library is selling 2015 Graduate Commemorative bracelets for Dallas and Lake Lehman High Schools, and 2015 Graduate Commemorative beads for Dallas High School!
The bracelets are made of quality leather cord, with one sterling silver commemorative bead etched with the high school name and the year 2015.
Bracelets will be sold for $45.00, beads for $35.00. Quantities are limited!
Downloadable eBooks Are Available!
You will need a library card for Luzerne County. 
Here’s what you need to get started:
1) Click on the “eBooks Are Here!” link, shown.
2) You will be taken to the “Magic Wall.” The Magic Wall shows dozens of featured titles available for downloading. Choose a free app for your eReader: axisReader or Blio. You can also download an app from the "App Zone" on the "Magic Wall."
3) Once you have your library card, you can set up a "Magic Wall" account by clicking on "Login," then on "My Account."
4) Choose a tab above the Magic Wall or from the menu to the left to browse the collection.
5) Click on a book cover to get a synopsis or reader reviews.
6) You can begin downloading your choice immediately by clicking on Checkout Now, or Add to Checkout List and keep browsing.
You can also put a book on hold by clicking Add to Wish List.
Holiday Sale
Located inside the Reference Room!
Come in to the library for great deals on
decorations, toys, collectibles, and so much more!
Click on the Friends of the Library's page
for the current Newsletter!

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