The library is home to a number of community organizations, many of which have meetings and programs that are open to the public. Need a meeting place? Call us at 742-8234 or e-mail for scheduling arrangements.


TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) is weight-loss support that’s affordable and works. No fad diets or foods to buy.  Eat what you love and lose weight with portion control and healthy weight loss tips. TOPS meets in the library every Monday, and new members are always welcome. Weigh-in starts at 4:30, meeting follows at 6 PM.






The Bellwood Quilting Bees will present a free Square in Square quilt block class on Thursday, March 7th at 6:30 PM. Learn a handy short cut for making the square in square block. You will need your own sewing machine, sharp scissors, basic sewing supplies, and two four inch squares and one 5 inch square of fabric for one block. The Quilting Bees will have fabric squares available if you need them.



The Juniata Valley Audubon Society will hold their March meeting at the library on Tuesday, March 19th, 2019. A free dinner starts at 6 pm: stuffed cbbage rolls, rice, veggies, beans (gluten-free and vegetarian), fruit tart, homemade frozen yogurt, shade-grown coffee and juice.

At 7 PM, Susan Braun and Debra Grim will share highlights of their recent birding trip to the Rio Grande Valley. They will present photos and videos of birds and describe the different National Wildlife Refuges, state parks and other natural areas they visited, plus highlight some of the flora and fauna.

Audubon meetings are open to the public and everyone is invited to attend.


The Bellwood-Antis Historical Society will present a program on Bellwood-Antis ties to World War I at their March meeting on Monday, March 25th at 7 PM. Local historian Jay Moore has researched military units, dates, and service actions of specific individuals for this presentation, so this program will be full of information for historians and families who have parents or grandparents and relatives that served in World War I alike.