Muhlenberg Community Library

In the event of inclement weather.

In the event of inclement weather.



The Pennhurst Story: From Tragedy to Disability Rights - Traveling Exhibition

The Pennhurst Story: From Tragedy to Disability Rights - Traveling Exhibition

On loan from The Pennhurst Memorial and Preservation Alliance, Muhlenberg Community Library is honored to host this poignant traveling exhibition. This panel exhibit tells the “real” story and controversy of The Pennhurst State School and Hospital leading to its closure and its part in the disabilities civil rights movement. The Pennhurst Story - Tragedy to Disability Rights exhibit will be on display during the library's regular operating hours from January 13 , and now held over until February 8, 2020. The exhibit is free and there is no registration necessary to visit the library and see the exhibit.


Mon: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tue: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wed: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thu: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sat: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sun: Closed
Muhlenberg Community Library

Holiday Closings

February 17, 2020
March 27, 2020
April 10, 2020
April 11, 2020
May 25, 2020
July 04, 2020
September 07, 2020
November 26, 2020
November 27, 2020
December 24, 2020
December 25, 2020
December 31, 2020
January 01, 2021

Inclement Weather Closings
During inclement weather, please check WFMZ regarding library closings. When Muhlenberg School District is closed or delayed, we are too.

3612 Kutztown Road
Laureldale, PA 19605

Tel: 610-929-0589

40.39211, -75.92116

We provide...

  • Wi-Fi
  • Fax Machine
  • Scanner
  • Copier/Printer (black and white)
  • Copier/Printer (color)
  • Public Computers (Available until 20 minutes before closing)
  • AWE Children's Learning Computers
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Book-a-librarian


About Our Library

The Muhlenberg Community Library has served the public since its inception in 1960. Our history is full of people dedicated to providing a place to educate the community. At Muhlenberg Community Library we provide opportunities for people to change, improve, enrich, and enjoy their lives.