Fun Summer Sessions at Eiche Library

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" "The Eiche Library will be offering four "fun" sessions this summer, led by your wildly entertaining Librarians.

Each session will be held in 202 Eiche from 12:05p - 1:15p. An opportunity to have a free lunch, socialize, and learn something new! 

Please note: We need an accurate count for catering. If you find you are unable to attend at the last minute, please try to find someone to take your place.

Please select all of the sessions you'd like to attend and then click "Submit."


Students and Soldiers: Penn State Altoona in WWII

Go back in time to learn more about World War II and its profound impacts on the Penn State Altoona community. View historical photos and comprehend the 1940s experiences of the "Altoona Undergraduate Center's" students and staff. Read original letters written by former students and Robert E. Eiche, the Campus Director during the war. Visit the Historical Archives of the Eiche Library.

Presenter: Jared Frederick
Librarian: Mary Lou Patrick


Vinyl and Streaming Video (a.k.a -Record Albums and Movies on the Computer)

Dust off your old stereo or checkout a new turntable from the library! Browse the new Eiche Library vinyl collection and learn how to search for more titles in the library catalog. Find popular movie titles and PBS series to watch on your computer.

Librarian: Bonnie Imler


Scavenger Hunt

You will exercise your body and mind in this scavenger hunt. Wear comfy shoes and learn what is new, old, and in transition at the library.  

Librarian: Alessia Zanin-Yost


Feel Like You're Playing the Telephone Game?

Looking to enhance communications that support your teaching and administrative needs? Zip on over to the library to Zoom! Easy to install and easy to use, Zoom is a free desktop video conferencing platform that will allow you to engage in multi-person video or audio meetings, screen share documents, photos and video clips, and so much more!

Librarian: Lori Lysiak