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Summer Reading Program Rules :

Prizes for reading! Everyone can join!
To win prizes, you must be registered for Summer Reading, which begins June 16, 2018.
Tickets are valid for reading done between June 16 and August 11, 2018. Earn chances for great prizes such as $25 gift cards to local businesses, toys, and candy.

All tickets must be entered by 8:00 p.m. on Monday, August 13, 2018.

Pick up your summer reading logs at the library. (Categories are based on rising grade level for the fall or current age if indicated):

  • Child (Age 0 through entering Grade 5)
    • Log your reading in 20-minute increments on the yellow coupon. When you have 120 minutes, bring the coupon to the library desk.
    • You will earn ONE ticket for each 120 minutes that you read. Use your tickets to enter Weekly or Grand Prize drawings.
    • Decide which prize you hope to win and put your ticket in the plastic box with the same number on it.
    • For Weekly Prizes: Turn tickets in on Saturdays by 2:00 p.m. Winners will be called. New prizes are put out each Monday!
    • For Grand Prizes: You must read at least 240 minutes and turn your tickets in at the library by 8:00 p.m. on Monday, August 13, 2018.
  • Teen (Entering Grade 6 through Grade 12)
    • Read 300 minutes of age-level appropriate books and record the minutes on a blue coupon.
    • Bring the coupon to the library to redeem ONE ticket.
    • Use your ticket to enter Monthly or Grand Prize drawings.
    • For Teen Grand Prizes: Turn tickets in at the library before 8:00 p.m. on Monday, August 13, 2018. Teen Grand Prizes are $25 gift cards from local businesses.
  • Adult
    • Write a book review on a green coupon for a chance in a Monthly drawing or in the Adult Grand Prize drawing.
    • You can also give your ticket to your child or teen to use (just put your child’s name on the ticket).

Everyone earns a ticket when you attend a program!

Don’t forget–some tickets are instant winners!

** Please consider donating a prize for Summer Reading.  Any dollar value is appreciated.  Thank you! **

 


For more information, view the June calendar flyer
or our online event calendar: list view or month view.
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May 312018
 

 

 

 

Includes stories, finger plays, songs, and activities, but no craft. For ages 0-36 months.

  • Tuesday, July 10 & 24 @ 10:15 am

 


For more information, view the July calendar flyer
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Jan 182018
 

 

 

 

Drop in and meet Sydney, a therapy dog.

For any child who can read or picture-walk through a book.
Reading with a pet builds confidence, reading skills, and self esteem, and it’s really a lot of fun!

  • None in the summer. Check back in the fall!

Please PREREGISTER by calling the library at 610-948-7277.

 


For more information, view the June calendar flyer
or our online event calendar: list view or month view.
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Dec 042017
 

 

Help us continue to serve our community with great books, lively programs, and life-long learning by donating to the Royersford Free Public Library. Your generous donations have assisted us in offering:

  • Children and Teen Programs: story times for babies and preschoolers; classes and workshops for tweens and teens focusing on art, dance, literature, music, and science; Family Education Programs presented by professional children’s entertainers
  • Adult Programs: book discussion groups, gardening workshops, craft workshops, mahjong, yoga, Medicare counseling, and training for online databases
  • Early Learning Center Computers, Leapfrog Kits, and Playaway Educational Tablets for children
  • Museum Passes offering free family visits to Elmwood Park Zoo, Morris Arboretum, Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens, and the Bucks County Children’s Museum
  • DVDs and books on CD, free Wi-Fi, and public computers

There are several ways to support the Royersford Free Public Library:

  • Shop at smile.amazon.com and Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible Amazon Smile purchases directly to our library. Simply choose Royersford Free Public Library as your charity by clicking here!
  • Donate directly to the Royersford Free Public Library via PayPal by clicking here!
  • Mail us a check along with the bottom portion of our 2017 Annual Appeals Letter.

We are grateful for all of our wonderful patrons and supporters who enable us to remain a lively, active, vibrant part of our community. Help us maintain our programs and services by donating today!

Oct 032017
 

 

 

 

Listen to an Angelina Ballerina story and learn simple ballet steps.

Presented by Miss Kelly from the LeRoux School of Dance of Royersford. Tutus are available to borrow, or wear your own! For ages 3-6.

  • Friday, June 20 @ 10:30 am

Please PREREGISTER in person at the circulation desk. Phone registration begins Monday, July 9th.

 


For more information, view the July calendar flyer
or our online event calendar: list view or month view.
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Mar 212017
 

 

 

 

Rock with Mr. Dan’s (Dan Bower) music & movement for children in kindergarten and younger.

  • Tuesday, June 26 @ 10:30 or 11:15 am
  • Tuesdays, July 17 & 31 @ 10:30 or 11:15 am

Please PREREGISTER by calling the library at 610-948-7277.

Makin’ Music is funded through a grant from the Bard Foundation.

 


For more information, view the July calendar flyer
or our online event calendar: list view or month view.
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Mar 162017
 

 

 

 

Discover something new, creative, and fun in this class. Activities will be related to science, technology, reading, engineering, and math (STREM) through games for children and adults to play together.  “Drop in” means stay after story time or come when you wish! For ages 3 and up.

Drop-in dates:

  • Thursdays, June 28 @ 11:15 a.m.
  • Thursdays, July 12, 19, & 26 @ 11:15 a.m.

 


For more information, view the July calendar flyer
or our online event calendar: list view or month view.
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