The Friends of the Rudy Gelnett Memorial Library will host the 14th Annual Tree Fest of Children’s Books from December 2-December 21. Stop by to check out the trees and vote for your favorites! All proceeds will benefit the 2018 Gelnett Summer Reading Program.


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This year, we feature the following 22 trees and 5 wreaths:

Trees Downstairs

  1. Selinsgrove Senior Center
  2. Joyce M. Hendricks
  3. “Shine Children, Shine” of St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church, Shamokin Dam
  4. Women of the Church, 1st United Church of Christ, Sunbury
  5. Selinsgrove Rotary
  6. Freeburg Girl Scouts 60325
  7. Beta Sigma Phi Laureate Omicron
  8. Wesley’s Wonderful Wednesday
  9. Reisinger Family Practice

Trees Upstairs

  1. Daniel Frantz, OD
  2. Miss Lubow
  3. Rudy Gelnett Memorial Library
  4. Hidden Valley Book Club
  5. Susquehanna University Blough-Weis Library
  6. Christ Community United Methodist Church
  7. Snyder County Coalition for Kids
  8. National Arts Honors Society
  9. Selinsgrove Area High School World Language Honor Societies
  10. Rivertown Coalition for Clean Air and Water
  11. Middleburg Elementary Kindergarten
  12. Susquehanna Valley Reading Council
  13. Seals Den


  1. Selinsgrove Area Intermediate School, Mrs. McEvoy & Mrs. Varner
  2. Susquehanna Garden Club
  3. Barbara Johnson
  4. Selinsgrove Area Community Pool
  5. Selinsgrove Area High School Alumni Association