Amazon Smile Reminder

Anyone shopping on Amazon can help the library. Go to to shop and select Saegertown Area Library Association Inc as your non-profit choice. Amazon will then donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases when you shop at AmazonSmile (

Thank you!

Testing & Education Reference Center


TERC – the Testing & Education Reference Center offers test preparation & practice exams for high school, college entrance, professional certification and licensing, military, and civil service. Peterson’s ebooks are available as well as tools for Career Assessment, a Resume Builder and the Virtual Careers Library. ECPL/Public Libraries of Erie County resource ~ Library card required – Also available to Crawford County residents.

December Holidays

Saegertown Area Library will be closed on Saturday, December 24, for Christmas Eve. We will be closing at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 14. We will be open our regular hours the rest of the month.



Happy Thanksgiving!

thanksgivingtSaegertown Area Library will be closed on Thursday, November 24, for Thanksgiving. We will be open regular hours on Friday, so stop in to escape Black Friday madness.

Embroidery Stitch-In

The Embroiderers Guild of America is having a Stitch-in at SAL on Thursday, December 1, from 1 to 3 p.m. Anyone wishing to learn more about embroidery, including how to do it, is welcome to stop by to ask the ladies.

Win It To Pick It Raffle

Tickets are now available for the Saegertown Area Library Win It To Pick It $100 shopping spree. Three lucky winners will each get $100.00 spending money for the Christmas holiday season. Each winner gets to choose if he or she wants cash or gift certificate(s) from Amazon, Walmart, Giant Eagle, or Sheetz. The $100 can be in a lump sum or divided between different choices, as indicated on the entry ticket. Tickets will be 1 for $5 or 3 for $10. The prize drawing will be Saturday, December 10. Prizes will be available for pickup starting Monday, December 12.

Whether you use them as gifts, or spend them yourself, these prizes can help make the holidays brighter!

Game On!!

Looking for a fun after school activity? Cardmasters, the board game club here at the Saegertown Library, may just be the place to go. Group members play more than just chess or checkers, but a number of unique and wonderful games, including several different trading card games.  Each month has a different theme, from one-on-one games to science fiction to even games where everyone works together, plus a monthly newsletter highlighting upcoming events. Members range from fourth grade all the way up to high school, and new members are always welcome. Be sure to stop by and say “Hi,” and maybe give a game a try!

Story times

Story times will begin again at 10:45 a.m. on Wednesday, September 14. This year’s theme will be the alphabet. Preschoolers age 3 and up are welcome.

Alphabet tree