Doylestown Library holding book sale

The Doylestown Library, located at 150 S. Pine Street in Doylestown, will be holding a book sale in its Pearl S. Buck Room, from Saturday, October 22nd, through Saturday, October 29th.

Besides books (most available for $1), items available for sale will be CDs, DVDs, and gift basket raffles, in addition to other special events. An “Evening Preview” for Friends of the Doylestown Library will be held on Friday evening, October 21st.

Visit for hours of operation. For more info e-mail, or go to “Doylestown Library Friends” on Facebook.


Top 10 elements of container gardening

by Patricia Cangelosi

On April 9th, despite snow and freezing temperatures, over 50 planting enthusiasts welcomed spring by attending Master Gardener Bonnie Olliver’s presentation on container gardening. Held at the Doylestown Library, the event highlighted the art of creating beautiful additions to your home and property.

Master Gardeners are volunteers of the Penn State Extension program that educate and engage the public in a variety of ways about gardening and horticulture. Bonnie, who’s enjoying her 26th year as a Master Gardener, told the audience, “I think this is what I want to do when I grow up.”

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