About Us

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Mission & Vision Statement

Mission Statement

The mission of the Muhlenberg Community Library is to promote lifelong learning opportunities by offering free library services to all who seek to change, improve, enrich, and enjoy their lives.

Vision Statement

Muhlenberg Community Library will build an awareness of the library as a center for knowledge and resources as well as a springboard for creative ideas to enrich our community.

Muhlenberg Community Library will be a welcoming safe hub of knowledge, resources, programs, and activities for all citizens to make connections towards community progress.

Judy Schwambach - President

Joan Crater - Vice President

Karen Schreiber - Treasurer

Lori Madara - Recording Secretary and Corresponding Secretary

Diane Benson - Trustee

Kathleen Felker-Trustee

Terry Heckman - Trustee

Dr. Joseph Yarworth - Trustee

The Muhlenberg Community Library Board of Trustees generally meets at 6:30 pm on the second Monday of each month in the Muhlenberg Community Library. Meetings are open to the public and are listed on our Events Page. The minutes are available by request from the library director.

For the current Board meeting schedule, please click here.

For access to the Board of Trustees' Website, please click here.

The Muhlenberg Community Library has been serving the public for over 50 years since its beginning in 1960. Our history is full of people dedicated to providing a place to educate the community. 

Muhlenberg Community Library Historical Timeline

  • Melissa Adams, M.A., M.L.I.S. - Library Director
  • Lee Cranmer, M.A. - Assistant Director
  • Kristen Jacobs - Library Assistant/Adult Programming 
  • Jackie Mae Clark - Youth Services Coordinator
  • Tara Ring - Senior Library Assistant/PR Coordinator
  • Suzanne Weis - Library Assistant
  • Margaret Worrell - Library Assistant
  • Elizabeth Lash - Library Assistant
  • Peg McCowan -  Library Assistant
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Policies, Forms, & Information


Room Requests
To request the use of one of the library's rooms, please use this form. After you read over the attached policy and complete the form, please submit it to the library either in person or by emailing it to the library.

If you need some technological assistance, please fill out one of our Book-a-Librarian forms and submit it to the library either in person or by emailing it to the library.

Volunteer Application Form
If you'd like to volunteer at the library, please complete a Volunteer Application form and return it to the library either in person or by emailing it to the library.


Countywide Service Policies
These service policies, along with local library policies, govern library use.

Muhlenberg Community Library Policies
Following is a list of local library policies in .pdf format: