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You won't want to miss all the exciting news, resources and events available for you at the Butler Area Public Libary.

As of October 2019, we are a designated

PA Forward Gold Star Library


This year's incredible Black History Month coverage is for readers of all ages, with books about Ida B. Wells, William Still, three mothers of civil rights leaders and many more. Other issue highlights include an interview with novelist Chang-rae Lee and a new voice in Norse mythology-inspired fantasy.


Join our

Black History Month Reading Challenge!

February 1st-28th on Beanstack

To complete the challenge, you will need to read and log a total of 10 hours as well as complete 10 activity badges; each of the activity badges includes activities to help you learn more about Black history and culture


Each person who successfully completes the challenge by the end of February will have a book added to the Butler Area Public Library's collection in their honor. 


Log in to your Beanstack account, or create one if you are a first time user, to pre-register today!

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For more information, or help accessing your Beanstack account, contact Tiffany,

218 N. McKean Street • Butler, PA 16001 • Phone: 724-287-1715 • Fax: 724-285-5090