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
The library will be closed Wednesday and Thursday,
December 24th & December 25th.
We will be open our normal hours
Friday, December 26th to Tuesday, December 30th.
The library will be closed Wednesday and Thursday,
December 31st & January 1st, 2015.
Our normal hours will resume Friday, January 2nd.
Holiday Open house
The library will be holding an Open House December 17th and 18th
in appreciation of the support and patronage of the Back Mountain Community.
Please stop in for delicious treats and punch!
Extravagant Holiday Sale
Located inside the Reference Room!
Come in to the library for great deals on
decorations, toys, collectibles, and so much more!
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 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!
The Back Mountain Memorial Library is selling 2015 Graduate Commemoration bracelets for Dallas and Lake Lehman High Schools, and 2015 Graduate Commemoration 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!
Yoga Class
Classes are split ~ Mondays:
November 10th - December 29th
6:00pm - 7:00pm
7:00pm - 8:00pm
 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.
$70.00 fee is due at time of registration for the second block of classes. Class size is limited.
Thursday Morning Bookclub
The Bookclub will be meeting:
October 16th ~ 10:00am
November 20th ~ 10:00am
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.
Click on the Friends of the Library's page
for the current Newsletter!

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