Welcome to the Panther Valley Public Library

Front of the Panther Valley Public Library Welcome  to the new website of the Panther Valley Public Library located in Lansford, Pennsylvania.

The Panther Valley Public Library has a basic collection of currently useful educational, informational, and recreational materails, audio cassettes, books on tape, computer related materials and services, and dvd’s.

Our service area includes the boroughs of the Panther Valley School District - Coaldale, Lansford, Nesquehoning, and Summit Hill.

At the top you will find links to our services as well as upcoming programs/events, the library’s hours of operation and how to make a donation or memorialize a loved one.

The Panther Valley Public Library does not receive any state nor school funding.  We operate solely on public donations, so please consider making a tax deductible, charitable contribution to the Panther Valley Public Library, a 501(c),(3) organization.


Preschool Reading Program

Our youngest patrons are invited to join us at the library for our Preschool Reading Program. Our spring session begins March 10, 2020.  Every Tuesday from 10 a.m.-11 a.m., we will have fun stories, crafts, and a light snack for all participants. The program is open to children ages 3 to 5


Open Enrollment for Medicare or Medicare Advantage 

Are you aware there are programs that can help you save money on your Medicare and Prescription costs?  Even if you are happy with your current plan, we suggest you check in regularly because they can change each year.

Make an appointment today with the Carbon County Area Agency on Aging to make sure you have the best and most cost effective drug prescription plan for 2021.

Appointments will be scheduled for the following locations and dates:

Panther Valley Public Library - Oct 21st, Nov 4th, Nov 25th, Dec 2nd

Summit Hill Heritage Center - Oct 28th, Nov 18th

PV/Nesquehoning Senior Center - Oct 27th, Nov 10th, Nov 24th

Call the Carbon County Area Agency on Aging at 1-800-441-1315 for an appointment.

Please note, the Library cannot schedule an appointment for you.  You must call the Carbon County Office on Aging to schedule your appointment.


25% Off Shopping Passes Events

Boscov's Friends Helping Friends

When you shop at Boscov's on October 14th or 15th, you can save 20% off your order AND 5% of your total purchase can be donated to Panther Valley Public Library! This shopping event has been expanded to two days to avoid crowds and allow social distancing.

So visit your local Boscov's store on October 14th or 15th and you'll be given a 20% discount at the register (no shopping pass needed this time!). Select Panther Valley Public Library from the list of nonprofit organizations when you check out and 5% of your purchase will be donated to us.

Contact Us

The mission of the panther valley public library is to provide quality materials and services which fulfill educational, informational, cultural and recreational needs of the entire communities in an atmosphere that is welcoming and respectful.

117 East Bertch St.
Lansford, PA 18232
Telephone: +1-570-645-3780

Library Hours:
Monday - 9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Tuesday - Closed
Wednesday - 9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Thursday - 5:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M.
Friday - Closed

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