PA Forward

   Please join the Pittston Memorial Library as we reach for the STARS.

Through PA Forward we are meeting and exceeding many of our goals to help you, our neighbors, with the 5 Basic Literacies through our programming, outreach, and collection.


We currently offer programs for infants through adults that are in line with the core values of PA Forward

When you visit the Pittston Memorial Library look for:

  • Story Time
  • Therapy Dogs
  • STEAM Club
  • Book Club for Kids and Adults
  • Health and Wellness Events
  • Political Leader Town Hall Events
  • Job Assistance
  • Literacy Displays

  • Making library services available for all Pennsylvania citizens
  • Strengthening state-supported library services and leveraging greater local and private support
  • Having an integrated library system that will not only lower local costs, but improve resource-sharing for citizens
  • Providing more databases at a lower cost and a better statewide delivery system
  • Bolstering the recognized link between library service and workforce development
  • Raising the profile and importance of libraries and librarians