WCPL: So much MORE than books!

Happy Hour on the Terrace is back! Join us Friday, May 31, 2019, 5:30pm-7:30pm for light fare, cash wine/beer/soda bar, and meet local authors. $10pp, includes free drink. Tickets available now: HHoTTickets

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Mon-Wed9:30am to 8:00pm

Thurs-Sat9:30am to 5:00pm

415 N. Church Street
West Chester, PA 19380


Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

The Teen Advisory Board is a group of Teens (Grades 6-12) who meet at the library to discuss event ideas, suggest titles for the library, and enjoy hanging out in the library. Any teen between the ages of 13 and 18 is welcome to join in! The TAB meets on the first Wednesday of every month from 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM in the library. Snacks are provided.

To join TAB, either join us at one of our meetings, or contact Alyssa (


Meeting Schedule:

  • December 5th 2018 @ 4:30pm
  • January 2nd 2019 @ 4:30pm
  • February 6th 2019 @ 4:30pm
  • March 6th 2019 @ 4:30pm
  • April 3rd 2019 @ 4:30pm
  • May 1st 2019 @ 4:30pm
  • June 5th 2019 @ 4:30m

TAB Purpose:

  • The purpose of the WCPL TAB shall be:
    • To encourage, promote, and publicize teen services and reading at West Chester Public Library.
    • To plan and implement teen events.
    • To help the library create an inviting, appealing, and safe place for teens.
    • To advocate the rights of teens.


  • Membership is open to any student in Grades 8-12 (ages 14-18).
  • Provisional membership is for those age 13, but will turn 14.
  • Membership ends when a teen has graduated high school.

To Become a Member:

  • Attend 2 meetings in a row.
  • Read the membership guidelines.

TAB Member Duties

  • Volunteer to help at library programs and in the library as needed.
  • Act as a representative of West Chester Public Library in the community.