Donations are very important to the library. By making a monetary donation to your public library, you are ensuring that the California community has access to all the services that the library provides. Donations of any amount are highly appreciated during any time of year and are tax deductable. Your generosity influences the amount of state and county aid our library receives. Stop by the library to fill out a donation form. You may also donate over the internet using>


Memorials are special gifts given to the library in honor of another person or group. If you would like memorial form, click here. If you cannot open the link, you might need.

RECENT GIFTS: July 2014: In memory of Dorothy Anderson Drotar, presented by Judy Luko. In memory of John Gajan, prsented by Lou and Prue Petrucci. In memory of John Gajan, presented by Calilfornia Library Trustees and Staff.

Fundraisers and Offers

Fundraisers are an important source of income for the library. We offer a variety of different fundraisers seasonally and throughout the year. In addition, several businesses have provided special offers that support the library.

Current Fundraisers

  • Hoagie sale: Candy Treser coordinates our monthly sale of Country Fresh Hoagies. Just $7 buys a hoagie that's large enough to feed two people. They taste great heated or cold. Orders are due the last Friday of the month, and hoagies are delivered to the library by mid-day on the first Thursday of the month. Choose from American, Italian, Turkey & Swiss, Roast Beef or Pizza (which freezes well).
  • Call the library to inquire about current delivery dates.724-938-2907. Proceeds benefit the library, of course.
  • Special Offers

  • Litton's Gift Cards - Before you vist that favorite local greenhouse, located on Route 40 in Richeyville, stop by our library to purchase gift certificates. Each $10 certificate contributes $2 to the library. Litton certificates are a handy hostess, birthday or holiday gift. They never expire.
  • Handy last-minute gifts: American traditions woven baskets in several styles, from $20 to $36. Tote bags: blue for children, burgundy for adults. Both feature our train logo. $8 and $12. Two-dollar Book Bundles: the very best books gleaned from our donations and tied in a stack of three. Cloisonne pins with bookmark: feature the library building, of course. Ivory stationary featuring a brown pen -and-ink drawing of our historic building. Historic maps of California.
  • Verizon Velocity Donor - When you order a qualifying product, we will receive an impressive donation from Verizon. Customers in Pennsylvania and Delaware who call 1-888-345-7544 when ordering select Verizon products simply provide code 50300 to the Verizon representative. The library earns $25 from your FIOS©internet or high speed internet order, $20 from your FiOS©TV or DirectTV order, and $10 on select phone service orders. See for further details.