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.






At the July meeting of the Bellwood-Antis Historical Meeting on Monday, July 22nd at 7 PM, Jim & Judy Shannon will give a presentation on the history of the Gable’s Department Store. Historical Society meetings are open to the public, and anyone is welcome to attend.



At the August meeting of the Bellwood Quilting Bees on Thursday, August 1st at 6:30 PM, the club will work on Challenge Quilts for the October quilt show. All are invited to make a challenge quilt using a fat quarter supplied by the guild. Anything quilted can be made for the quilt show. Extra fat quarters will be available at the meeting. new members always welcome!



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The library is the base of operations for the Juniata Valley Audubon Society. There are no meetings during the summer, but the Audubon Society will return with their environment themed programs that are open to the public at their next meeting in September, 2019. Stay tuned for more details, and learn more about the JVAS chapter at