Carole DeSoto

Carole DeSoto

The Library is the great equalizer, it gives access to every child. Since her childhood in the Florida panhandle, Carole DeSoto has always loved books and reading. “Going to the library was very important to me and added to my life,” she says. “From a small town, you...
Anna Maria and Donald Enders

Anna Maria and Donald Enders

We truly believe that this latest version of The Library will be a go-to. As a lifelong educator, Anna Maria Enders knows that education and reading are the thread interwoven through all social challenges – food insecurity, prisons, homelessness. “We absolutely know...
Sandy Leopold

Sandy Leopold

I know that Joan would love the children’s area. In 2019, an icon of children’s literature noted its 60th anniversary, and Sandy Leopold celebrated by buying a commemorative edition. “Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel,” says Sandy, who started as an attorney and then...
Nora Habig, M&T Bank

Nora Habig, M&T Bank

M&T Business Center at McCormick Riverfront Library The partnership of M&T Bank and Dauphin County Library System stands on a decade-long history of trust and mutual values. In this partnership, M&T Bank provides more than financial resources. As a leading...
Susan Anthony & Andrew Enders

Susan Anthony & Andrew Enders

‘Your Place to Belong’ campaign co-chairs  A capital campaign becomes more than a fundraiser when its goal is transforming an entire community. That’s the vision of reimagination behind the Dauphin County Library System’s Your Place to Belong campaign. The drive, well...
John Killian

John Killian

Few Pennsylvanians are better equipped to talk about the inner workings of a “county library” than John Killian, a seasoned attorney and co-founder of Killian and Gephart, a respected Harrisburg-based law firm. As Pennsylvania’s Deputy Attorney General in 1964 and...