September 1st & 15th    Linux Computer Club    4-6PM 


September 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th  Wednesday Children's Story Time 11AM 


September 13th & 27th  Lego Club meets 5-6PM  Open to children ages 5-10 years old 


September 20th           Wiggle Walkers meeting is 4-5:30PM


September 22nd           Native American Day Celebration    Music, crafts, and food of the first Americans  4-6PM


September 26th            Book Club meets at 11:45AM  


Saturday Crochet & Knitting Classes are still running!! Every Saturday, September 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st from 12-2pm. Come to the Library and get creative. All experience levels are welcome.    

WE NEED BOOKS. We are again gratefully accepting clean, gently used adult fiction and non-fiction hardcover and paperback books. No encyclopedias, mildew, mold, dirt, etc. please. If you have any questions call us for more information at 570-722-0300 


Weather Closing Policy- Our library follows the Jim Thorpe Area School District Closing Policy- if schools are closed or sent home early due to bad weather, our library will be closed as well to keep everyone safe. In case of severe weather on non-school days, please call the library at 570-722-0300.


Welcome to the Penn-Kidder Library Center - We were first "Open for Business" starting Monday May 13th, 2013 at Pine Point Plaza. On September 1, 2014 we opened in our new larger location as seen above!

 We are  located next to MCT and the Post Office at Pine Point Plaza. Stop in and see us.  

We accept gently used jewelry, flea market and holiday items and current used hard & paperback books for our sales supporting the library.  

Unfortunately we cannot accept any VHS or casette tapes, textbooks or encyclopedias.

Open: Monday thru Saturday from 10AM-2PM and also Tuesday & Thursday from 4-6PM. 

We offer computers & Wi-Fi to the public,  as well as copy and fax services.

Please call 570-722-0300 for more information.



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Please browse the site to see what is happening and what books will be on our shelves(use the search tab to browse our collection). We are providing The New York Times current best sellers list in the right hand column as a courtesy to avid readers, but we may not have those books on our library shelves.  Let us know which book you are interested in and we will put it on our "wish list." Anyone who wishes to be a volunteer at the library should stop in to sign up during regular business hours.

Weather Closing Policy- Our library follows the Jim Thorpe Area School District Closing Policy- if schools are closed or sent home early due to bad weather, our library will be closed as well to keep everyone safe. 

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Penn Kidder Library Center is supporting this free driver's training program.

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The Penn Kidder Library Center is located in the Pine Point Plaza near the intersection of Routes 903 and 534 in Albrightsville, PA.

You can find out more about us by visiting our Facebook page below. 

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Killing The Rising Sun
by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard
The host of “The O’Reilly Factor” recounts the final years of World War II.
Love Warrior
by Glennon Doyle Melton
After her husband confesses to multiple infidelities, a woman who has overcome bulimia and alcoholism struggles to grow — and so does he.
The Girl With The Lower Back Tattoo
by Amy Schumer
Humorous personal essays by the comedian, actor and writer.
Scorched Earth
by Michael Savage
The radio host discusses what will happen after the administration of “President Maobama.”
The Hidden Life Of Trees
by Peter Wohlleben
A forester presents scientific research on the way trees interact with one another. A best seller in Germany.
Hillbilly Elegy
by J. D. Vance
A Yale Law School graduate looks at the struggles of America’s white working class through his own childhood in the Rust Belt.
Between Breaths
by Elizabeth Vargas
The co-anchor of “World News Tonight” and “20/20” describes her long struggle with acute anxiety and panic attacks, which she attempted to medicate with alcohol.
The Upside Of Inequality
by Edward Conard
A former managing director at Bain Capital argues that the concern about inequality is misguided and will slow growth.
In Such Good Company
by Carol Burnett
Burnett looks back on “The Carol Burnett Show” (1967-78), describing sketches and favorite guests as well as directors, musicians and members of the crew.
by Abby Wambach
A memoir by the soccer player, the highest scorer on the United States women’s national team.
A Perfect Score
by Kathryn Hall and Craig Hall
A couple’s experience in building a successful Napa Valley winery.
When Breath Becomes Air
by Paul Kalanithi
A memoir by a physician who received a diagnosis of Stage IV lung cancer at the age of 36.
The Red Bandanna
by Tom Rinaldi
The life of Welles Crowther, a young equities trader, and his heroism at the World Trade Center on 9/11.
Between The World And Me
by Ta-Nehisi Coates
A meditation on race in America.
Good Vibrations
by Mike Love with James S. Hirsch
The rise and fall of the Beach Boys, by one of the band's original members.
Hamilton: The Revolution
by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter
The libretto of the Grammy-, Tony- and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical, annotated by its creator, along with backstage photos and interviews with the cast.
Clean House
by Tom Fitton
The president of Judicial Watch discusses Benghazi, Hillary Clinton’s emails and other (in the words of the subtitle) “secrets and lies” of the Obama administration.
The Year Of Voting Dangerously
by Maureen Dowd
by Dick Morris and Eileen McGann
The political strategist offers a game plan for how to defeat Hillary Clinton.
The Perfect Horse
by Elizabeth Letts
The attempt in the closing days of World War II to rescue purebred horses raised for Hitler.

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