Asha Verma

Apr 022014
 
seriesrecommendations

owlbooksInterested in trying out a new book series? Check out teen.com’s recommendations for up and coming book series.

Let the Sky Fall by Shannon Messenger, Graceling by Kristin Cashore, The Black Prism by Brent Weeks, Red Rising by Pierce Brown, and London Eye by Tim Lebbon are available through MCLINC services to get you started!

Apr 022014
 
SUMMER PROGRAMS

Summer is fast-approaching, and with it our summer programs for teens! Starting in June, we will be offering a variety of summer programs for teens with an interest in babysitting, robot-building, drawing, breakdancing, zombies, steampunk, and more!

Robot Building

Robot Building

Robby Robot helps out around the library

Robby Robot helps out around the library

Mar 272014
 

Piotr Bizior

Piotr Bizior

Do you want a bigger voice in your library programming? Now’s your chance! Leave suggestions in the comment sections for what kind of programs you would like to see at your local library, and let us know what you think of our programs so far. For example, would you be interested in the library hosting LAN parties? What kind of games would you like to see added to our collection at game night? Would you be interested in book discussion groups, or scene reenactments? Let us know what you’re interested in seeing at your library, and we’ll do our best to bring it to you!

Mar 122014
 

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Contest

DIY: Create a poem, a slogan, a song or anything you want to celebrate your Bookmobile!  Deadline for entries is Friday, April 25th. Submit your entry on the Bookmobile, and be sure to include your name and phone number.

The winner will receive two tickets to the Library”s Annual June Jazz  Fete – A great evening of food, drinks, and music, which this year will be held on June 5, in the pavilion at Elmwood Park Zoo.

Feb 182014
 
Yoga

This class incorporates breath work and postures designed to open, stretch, and strengthen the body.
This is a great class for those who are new to yoga. All you need is a towel or yoga mat to get started!
Students may feel stronger, more grounded, and more relaxed after this class.


Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday
From 10 to 11a.m.
April 7 thru May 2
(No class on Friday April 18)

Donations are suggested (Proceeds benefit library programs)

Instructed by Julie Fracchia and Maria Cipollini
Certified Yoga Teachers

Registration is required. For information or to register call (610)278-5100 x 0

Feb 182014
 
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April 24 6:30 p.m.

Presented by Angel Johnson, Kelly Stahl, and Julie Reilly – Travel Consultants with Liberty Travel of Plymouth Meeting.

Learn travel tips and tricks; popular destinations and last minute deals to exciting locales, and the best way to book your next vacation. Participants will have an opportunity to participate in a Q&A session and learn from some of the most experienced consultants in the travel business.

Oct 022013
 

Please join us for the following regular programs at the Main Library:

Scrabble for Adults – Every Wednesday at 5pm – Community Room

Senior Film festival – 2nd Wednesday of every month – 1pm Board Room
Upcoming movies:

May 14 –The Manchurian Candidate
June 11 –Daddy Day Care

Book Discussion Group – every 3rd Saturday – 2pm Board Room – This group of avid readers led by Dr. Harold W. Halbert, meets every 3rd Saturday of the month at 2 p.m. New members are welcome. The following are the upcoming titles, not necessarily in this order. Copies of the book(s) to be discussed will be available at the front desk at the Main Library.

April Meeting is cancelled
May—Olive Kitteridge By Elizabeth Strout
June–Moon Tiger by Penelope Lively

Great Books Discussion Group – 2nd Tuesday of every month – 2pm Board Room -New members are welcome. Please call Shirley Miller before attending your first meeting at 610-272-4179

Teen Game Night – Every Tuesday and Friday from 4-5pm teens may play video and board games in the community room.