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Opera for Kids at the Main Library

Saturday, April 18 at 1:00 pm for all ages This interactive music program will provide students and families with a better understanding of opera as an art form and stimulate interest in the performing arts, language and literature.  Audience members will experience traditional European and contemporary American opera repertoire in a fun and informal setting.  The students will see performers in entertaining operatic roles – artists of African-American, Asian, Latino, and European descent. Performed by Opera North of Fort Washington. For all ages.


Celebrate Earth Day! at the Main Library

Tuesday, April 14 at 2:00 pm for kids in grades K-6 Join us for some earth-friendly activities and crafts. Drop in.


Munchkin Math at the Main Library

Tuesdays, April 7 through 28 at 10:30 am for ages 3-1/2 to 5 with a caregiver A fun program where preschoolers learn simple math concepts, through stories, crafts and hands-on activities. Registration is required. Call 610-278-5100 x 205 or stop by the Children's Department to sign up.


Preschool Story Time and Easter Egg Hunt at the Main Library

Thursday, April 2 at 10:30 am for ages 2-5     Enjoy holiday stories, songs and activities, followed by an Easter Egg Hunt in the picture book area! Bring your Easter basket!


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.    


Roll Over and Read at the Main Library

Bring your own book or read one of ours. Ages 4-12. Third Saturday of every month. read more...