Please consider how valuable the Library is to you and your family. Since 1940, we have been providing library materials, services, events, and assistance to the community, despite recent decreases in funding. Your important - and greatly appreciated - donation will help with operating expenses; events, and; the purchase of books, DVDs, eBooks, audiobooks, and other materials for our collection.
The Emmaus Public Library is a private, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, therefore all donations are tax-deductible. The library will send you a letter of receipt for tax purposes. Click Here for a copy of our Annual Fund Letter, or use the PayPal link below.
Welcome to the Emmaus Public Library
Welcome to the Emmaus Public Library. The library is part of the Access Pennsylvania program and serves residents of the East Penn area (Emmaus Borough, Macungie Borough, and Upper Milford Township). Patrons from other areas holding a valid home library card and photo ID are eligible for borrowing and reference services.
You must have your library card when you come to the library to borrow or renew materials. (If you forget your library card, there is a $1.00 charge to check out materials with the presentation of valid picture ID). Your library card is a permanent card; keep it always. Your information and the card will be updated periodically at the library. The replacement fee for a lost card is $5.00. As a cardholder, you have agreed to be responsible for all items borrowed and charges incurred.
We do not accept book donations April 1- July 1, to give us time to prepare for the annual book sale. Thank you for your consideration.
Open Mic Night
Monday, March 27 @ 7PM
Performers: arrive by 6:45PM to sign up for a 10 minute spot
Audience members: Welcome! support your local artists & have a great time
Book Discussion Group Date Change
The Adult Book Discussion has been moved to Thursday, March 30 at 7PM.
Thursday, March 30 @ 1:30 - Doctor Strange (2016) PG-13
Tax Forms Are Here Have questions about your tax forms or need help choosing the right option for you? Visit with a representative from Senator Boscola's Office Monday, March 27th 10AM -1PM. We're here to help!
Spring is for Gardening Visit Dan Schantz Greenhouse for all of your Spring Growing Needs, show our barcode via paper or app & the library gets $2 for each $10 purchase. Get your barcode here or download the app on your device. Ask us at the desk or contact the Friends of the EPL for more info!
Now Accepting Credit Cards!
Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express.