Capital Campaign - York County Libraries

Category: Capital Campaign


Construction Rolling Right Along

February 10th, 2022 by

Construction at Martin Library is rolling right along towards its anticipated completion this spring.  The newly renovated Children's Room is now open for holds pickup and browsing of the children's collection only. While there, members can see the new look...

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Kreutz Creek Library Opens

February 5th, 2022 by

Library members have been waiting for this day! On Monday, February 7th, members can step inside the brand new Kreutz Creek Library to browse and explore the 8,800 square foot facility. The new library offers dedicated spaces for kids, teens,...

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Renovation Closure Announced

December 8th, 2021 by

Martin Library in York will close for renovation from December 20, 2021 through January 3, 2022.  During that time, members will not be able to enter the building but can continue to drop off library materials in the outdoor book...

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Moving to New Quarters

November 22nd, 2021 by

Kreutz Creek Library staff and volunteers have been busy moving library books, story time props, and more from storage and the trailer to its new quarters just steps across the parking lot.  Books are temporarily organized on tables until the...

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Going to New Heights

November 22nd, 2021 by

Renovations at Martin Library recently went to new heights as construction workers hoisted the library's new chiller to the rooftop.  Work on the second floor is nearing completion and the main focus now is the transformation of the Children's Library. ...

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It Looks Totally Different

October 13th, 2021 by

The space that was once served as the information services department and adult computer lab looks totally different.  Renovations led by Kinsley Construction, Inc. have significantly altered the second floor at Martin Library. And the work is still ongoing.  Landlocked,...

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Ready to Furnish

October 13th, 2021 by

The physical transformation of the former Hellam Township Building into the new Kreutz Creek Library is in a word: amazing.  Kinsley Construction, Inc. and crews from several local companies did impressive work delivering the building ahead of schedule.   The next...

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Holds Suggested as Collections are Moving

September 17th, 2021 by

Martin Library staff members are methodically moving library collections to prepare the way for each phase of renovation.  Since the ability to personally browse collections is ever-changing as construction progresses, Martin Library Director Mina Edmondson suggests that members place a...

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The Excitement is Building

September 17th, 2021 by

The excitement for the brand new Kreutz Creek Library is building!  All signs - most notably, the ones now mounted on the building - point to the library's near completion.  Next month, furnishings and shelving should be in place in...

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Progress on All Levels

August 19th, 2021 by

Construction work at Martin Library is showing progress on all levels.  The library's iconic 1935 weathervane has reclaimed its original spot, perched high above many York City structures.  Renovation in the library's lower level is transforming the program room, teen...

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It is Beginning to Look Like A Library

August 12th, 2021 by

Construction at the former Hellam Township Building is totally transforming the 8,800 square foot building into a new structure, a library to be exact.  In just a few short months, Kreutz Creek Library is moving into this future state-of-the-art facility.  Construction...

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Library Construction Underway at Two Sites

June 24th, 2021 by

Library construction is underway at two library locations: Kreutz Creek Library in Hellam and Martin Library in York.  Construction at a third location,  Kaltreider-Benfer Library in Red Lion, is expected to start this fall.  The projects are a direct result...

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Community Invited to Martin Library Information Session

May 27th, 2021 by

York County residents curious about the construction happening at the Martin Library are invited to attend a virtual community information session. The free event will be held on Zoom at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 15. Registration is now underway on the YCL events...

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Did You Miss It?

May 20th, 2021 by

Did you miss it?!  YCL President Robert F. Lambert and librarian Susan Nenstiel shared floor plans and a virtual tour of the future Kreutz Creek Library.  This tiny library is currently housed in a 1970's FEMA trailer and in need...

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Kreutz Creek Library Community Information Session

Community Invited to Information Session

April 29th, 2021 by

York County residents curious about the construction happening at the future Kreutz Creek Library are invited to attend a virtual community information session. The free event will be held on Zoom at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 18. Registration is now...

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