Libraries Transform

National Library Week, April 10-16 2016

Join Us!

The Mary Kintz Bevevino Library has many activities and events planned every day throughout the week:


  • Pick up a new book in our annual Book Swap
  • Buy a raffle ticket to win one of many outstanding themed baskets
  • Make your very own READ poster
  • Bring your club or team in for the End Panel Contest
  • Color your stress away at the Coloring Station
  • and much more!

Sunday, April 10

  • Trivia Fun! Bring your friends for trivia night in the library, and win prizes! Mary Kintz Bevevino Library, 6:00 p.m.

Monday, April 11

  • Book Swap begins! Trade your old books for new through Wednesday, Circulation Desk, All Day


  • New and Published Faculty Reception, McGowan and Heritage Rooms, 4:00-7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, April 12

  • Guest Speaker, Roya Fahmy, will discuss her experiences teaching Global Studies in Brazil and excitement for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio, McGowan Room, 6:00 p.m.


  • Keep bringing in your books for the Book Swap! Circulation Desk, All Day

Wednesday, April 13

  • Transform Your Wellness with Yoga! McGowan Room, 12:00-2:00 p.m.


  • Artists' Reception and Mandala Unveiling, Library First Floor, 2:00 p.m.


  • Keep on Swapping Those Books, Circulation Desk, All Day

Thursday, April 14

  • Coffee with President Botzman, Library First Floor, 9:30-11:00 a.m.


  • Local Authors' Forum, McGowan Room, 6:00 p.m.


  • Last day to get your Basket Raffle Tickets!


  • Book Swap's final day - don't forget to transform your old books for new ones!

Friday, April 15

  • Basket Raffle Drawing... play to win!


  • End Panel Judging

MU Celebrates Literacy!

The Mary Kintz Bevevino Library at Misericordia University and PA Forward are dedicated to supporting literacy across Pennsylvania in all of its forms. Please join us this National Library Week (and every week) in sharing our love of literacy and libraries!