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The Reading Garden is in need of funding for the following:

  • Tumbling Composter 

  • Security System, RECEIVED, THANK YOU!

  • Solar Charging Lamps  RECEIVED, THANK YOU! 

  • Patio Furniture RECEIVED, THANK YOU!

  • Long Garden Hose RECEIVED THANK YOU!

  • Hose Carrier RECEIVED THANK YOU!

  • Soaker Garden Hoses

  • Wall brackets for plants RECEIVED! THANK YOU!

  • Lumber for Gazebo RECEIVED! THANK YOU

  • Concrete for front stone wall ALMOST DONE!

  • Top Soil! Top Soil! Top Soil! Top Soil! We make our own soil but it is a long process.

  • Monetary donations tagged for Garden up-keep will always be welcomed

AND the GREATEST ASSET OF ALL IS YOU!  Your time, Your interest

  • People to help with the weeding of the garden

  • People to watch over and care for the garden

  • People to come and enjoy a garden in peace and safety

Thank You to Vought's Equipmental Rental and ACE Scicchitano Hardware for their support!
Fencing and gates~ MCA Public Library
Trees and Top Soil~ UGI through the Greater Susquehanna Valley United Way.  UGI employees provided the labor to install the fence and plant the trees through their Day of Service
Patio Tiles and Scallop Edging~ Mr. & Mrs. Michael Balichik
Granite Benches 2 gray~ Dr. P. Kozlowski
Granite Bench 1 black~ The Bolick Family
Rain Barrel~ James Gard & family
Rain Water Collection System and Hoses~ Frank & Rose Pecaitis
Tools~ John Rossi; Scicchitano Ace Hardware; McCracken Family
Wheelbarrow~ Maple Shade Sheep Farm
Bird Houses, Bird Feeders, & Bat Box~ Casey McCracken
Lawn Mower & Weedwacker~ Family of Louise Dando in memory of Louise Concrete~Rick Catino, Molly Rinker, many small donations
Security Cameras and WiFi Antenna~Greater Susquehanna Valley United Way
Rhodadendron (2) & Azaleas (2)~ Ellen Albertini Dow
Lilac~ Kathy Lutz and Heather Fishburn
Potentilla~ Maggie McCracken
Honey Suckle (2)~ Molly McCracken
Succulent Garden~ Manus McCracken
Hostas~ Kathy Besser
Rose of Sharon & violets~ Heather Fishburn
Pussy Willow & Rose~ Trina Bartel in honor of her parents!
Perennials & Bulbs~ Various Patrons
Soil, Soil Making Materials, & Equipment~McCracken Family
Top Soil~ John Skinner, James Callahan, Rose Hindmarch, Heather Fishburn
Redbud Tree~ McCracken family in honor of Louise Dando & James Callahan
Worm Farm
Wildflower Garden~Mr. & Mrs. W. Baxter
Friends of the Reading Garden:
UNB Bank officers and employees
MCA Education Association
PA Realtors
Geisinger Kulpmont Clinic
American Legion Aux.
Willow Cafe
Donna & Norbert Bonjo
Joanne Butz
Carta Family
Dr. Jeffrey Greco
Matthew Gunn
Betty Jarosevich
David Kleman
William Kuzo
Donna Lee
Shirley Madden Memorials from family & friends
Chris McLaughlin
Robert & Suzanne Menapace
Frank Morrison
Elaine Polinski
Molly Rinker
William Wagner Memorials from family & friends
and all Anonymous Gifts earmarked for the Reading Garden


A donation to the Mount Carmel Area Public Library is a gift to Your Community!


You can be assured that your generous contribution will make the greatest impact right here at home.  With your help, the Mount Carmel Area Public Library can continue its valuable efforts to fulfill our vision of providing quality collections to promote the development of literate and informed citizens through open and equal access to informational services. 

Long Term Support to insure the future of the MCA Public Library may include:

  • A Bequest through a Will or Trust

  • Naming the MCA Public Library the beneficiary of an Insurance Policy or Retirement Pla

  • Signing up for Employer Matching Funds

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