Children’s Department at the Main Library

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Children’s Calendar of Story Times/Activities/Special Events

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Special Events in the Children’s Department

March Calendar of Children's Events (printable)

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Egg Dyeing and Decorating at the Main Library

Tuesday, March 31 2:00 pm Grades K-6 Color and decorate boiled eggs to take home. Norristown area schools spring break activity

NASD Art Gallery Night at the Main Library, Tuesday, March 24

Art Gallery Night - Tuesday, March 24 from 6:00-7:30 pm Norristown area students display their fabulous art creations in the Children's Department. Come admire the artwork, and enjoy music performed by the jazz ensemble of East Norriton Middle School students. Light refreshments served. All ages welcome.

St. Patrick’s Day Fun at the Main Library

St. Patrick's Day Fun!     Tuesday, March 17 2:00 pm For children in Grades K-6 Do some green cooking and have fun with green tangrams. Norristown area schools early dismissal day.

A Blanket and a Book at the Main Library

  A Blanket and a Book   Saturday, March 14 12:00-2:00 pm All Ages An African-American read-in family event! Come and celebrate family as we share fantastic books for children that feature African-American characters, authors and illustrators. Presented by the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Phi Beta Omega chapter. A limited number of free blankets and books will be given away--first come, first served.  

Drop In For Board Games at the Main Library

Friday, March 27 at 2:00 pm for kids in grades K-6 Bored on your early dismissal day? Stop by to play some favorite board games. Drop in.

No School = Fun Days at the Main Library!

Norristown Area School District early dismissal days and days off = programs for kids in grades K-6. All programs start at 2:00 pm. Drop in. read more...

Build! at the Main Library

Build!  The second Saturday of every month from 10:30-12 March 14, April 11, May 9 Create and build using a variety of great materials for the budding engineer: LEGOs, K'NEX, Straws and Connectors, and more! For children entering grades K through 6.