West Pittston Library Flooding

The West Pittston Library, near Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, was badly damaged by last week’s flooding.  The Times-Leader reports that they lost about 14,000 books and all their furniture and computers.  In addition, they had to purchase a freezer to house their soaked historical materials.  Click on the following URL to read about the state of the library in the Times-Leader:

http://www.timesleader.com/news/Battered_library_looks_ahead_09-14-2011.html 

To see pictures of the flooding, click on this link for their Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/pages/West-Pittston-Library/135730243116145?v=wall