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Hellertown Area Library

Have you heard about our Community Challenge Grant?  Click here to read a letter we received from an anonymous community member.  Make a difference in your community by donating to the Hellertown Area Library!

Check out our Children's Services and Teen Zone pages for a full line-up of Fall storytimes and events.

Our 3rd Annual Get Bookin' 5K is Sunday, September 28th.  Race registration forms are available at the library or print one out hereSponsorships are also available until September 5th.  

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Join HAL for a fully guided hike at Hawk Mountain--Monday, November 3rd from 10 AM to 2 PM.  Cost is $30 per person.  The Mountain Discovery Guided Hike begins with a 45 minute introduction to raptors, migration and Sanctuary history and then a live raptor presentation.  Each participant is given a pair of binoculars to use for the day with instruction on proper use.  Explore Appalachian flora and fauna as we hike to one of the Sanctuary's Lookouts where we will practice newly acquired binocular skills and identify raptors on migration.  Must bring a lunch and water carried in a daypack.

Sign-up by September 22nd: at the library, call 610-838-8381, or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Tips for hiking

Get Bookin' 5K PDF Print E-mail

Our 3rd Annual Get Bookin' 5K is Sunday, September 28th.  The race begins at the library and goes through the Borough of Hellertown and Lower Saucon Township.  Proceeds benefit the programs and services of the Hellertown Area Library.  Registration forms are available at the library or print a form from the link below.  Register before September 1st for $20.00; after September 1st including race day, $25.00. 

Registration Form

5K Route

Sponsor the Race

2014 Sponsors:

B & B Pools

Feet First Podiatry


Hellertown Lunch Box

N-Tensity Fitness

Saucon Valley Sporting Goods

Stems Floral Design

The Handwerk Family

Wale Apparatus


Community Challenge Grant PDF Print E-mail

This August, we received an anonymous letter from a community member and library supporter.  The letter challenges residents of Hellertown Borough and Lower Saucon Township to donate to the library to help with the cost of building renovations.  The letter included an initial donation of $1000, and a promise to match future contributions up to $5000.  As of 8/19/2014, The Community Challenge Grant has raised a total of $3120.00 !!!  To read the full letter, please click here.

Turkey Hill Job Fair PDF Print E-mail

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