Asha Verma

May 192015
 
fanfic2015

Dates: Thursday, July 16th @ Friday, July 17th
Time: 2PM-3PM
Place: Boardroom on the 2nd Floor of Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library
1001 Powell Street
Norristown, Pa 19401

Write your own fanfiction! In this program, participants will learn about fanfiction while also enhancing their writing skills and getting feedback and tips for their writing.

May 192015
 
comicbuilding2015

Dates: Tuesday, July 7th and Thursday, July 9th
Time: 4PM-5PM
Place: Boardroom on 2nd Floor of Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library
1001 Powell Street
Norristown, PA 19401

Make your own comic! In this program, you can learn how to tell your story through the visual medium of graphic novels and comics. On Tuesday, we will focus on story-telling aspects, and on Thursday, we will focus on the drawing.

May 192015
 
movies2015

Date: Tuesdays, summer 2015
Time: 1-3:30PM
Place: Boardroom on the 2nd Floor of Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library
1001 Powell Street
Norristown, PA 19401

We’ll be watching the following movies:

July 7th: Captain America
July 14th: Iron Man
July 21st: The Incredible Hulk
July 28th: Iron Man 2
August 4th: Thor
August 11th: The Avengers

May 192015
 
bookdiscussion2015

Dates: Thursday, June 18th & Thursday, June 25th
Time: 1PM-2PM
Place: Board Room of Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library
1001 Powell Street
Norristown, Pa 19401

We’ll be discussing Jordan Sonnenblick’s book, Notes From The Midnight Driver, in preparation for his visit. We will discuss the first half of the book on June 18th and the second half on June 25th. Register early to get a free copy of the book, and bring it with you to the Author Visit to get it signed!

May 192015
 
authorvisit2015

Date: Monday, June 29th
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library
1001 Powell Street
Norristown, Pa 19401

Jordan Sonnenblick, author of Drums, Girls, and Dangerous Pies as well as our hot ticket item this summer, Notes From The Midnight Driver, and several other books jam-packed with music, teenagers, and shenanigans, will be paying a visit to our main library in Norristown this June. Don’t miss out on a chance to meet the author and get your book signed!

Feel free to join our book discussion group to talk about Notes From The Midnight Driver in preparation for this visit.

May 162015
 
BABYSTTING

Date: June 22-26th, 2015
Time: 10:00-11:30 AM
Place: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library
1001 Powell Street
Norristown PA 19401

This babysitting course is designed to teach teens how to safely babysit young children as well as how to deal with emergencies that may arise while babysitting. Participants will learn babysitter’s responsibilities, child development, age-appropriate toys, feeding, diapering, infant care, sitter safety, and what to do in an emergency. Those who complete the course will receive a 4-H certificate. In order to complete the course, you must attend all five sessions. 4-H will provide all of the necessary materials.

Attendees must be at least 11 years old before the course begins.

Registration is required as class size is limited. The deadline for registration is June 18th. You can register by picking up a form at the Norristown Public Library and mailing it in. If you have further questions about this course, please call Sheila at 610-489-4315. If you are disabled and would like or have questions about accommodations, please call the 4H office at 610-489-4315.

May 152015
 
TSR2015

Unmask! is this year’s summer reading theme for teens!

 

This summer, you can keep your mind engaged and win prizes by reading and listening to books.  Read or listen to an audio book for 3 hours a week and you will be entered to win prizes. Prizes include Amazon gift cards, T-shirts, accessories, and more! The Grand Prize of the summer will be a pair of Beats Headphones by Dr. Dre. Visit our teen services page to see what programs we’ve got planned this summer for teens as well. For example, we have an author visit, weekly Marvel movies, a 4-H Babysitting course, and even a comic convention to look forward to!

Teen Summer Reading begins June 13th! Starting then, you can sign up at the front desk.

(Teen Summer Reading and Programs are directed at teens entering grades 6 through 12 in fall 2015.)