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Montgomery County-Norristown
Public Library

1001 Powell Street • Norristown, PA 19401 • (610) 278-5100

Children’s Department at the Main Library

Creating a Community of Readers, One Child at a Time

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

Services for Children and Parents

Summer Reading 2013


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Special Events in the Children’s Department

November Calendar of Children's Events (printable)

December Calendar of Children's Events (printable)

Bingo! at the Main Library

Tuesday, December 29 at 3:00 pm for kids in grades K-6 Come play some fun rounds of this popular game. Prizes awarded. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

Get Ready For Kindergarten! at the Main Library

Tuesdays through December 15 at 10:30 am for ages 3-1/2 to 5 with a caregiver A fun program where preschoolers learn the skills they will need in Kindergarten, through stories, crafts and hands-on activities. Class size is limited and will start on time. October 13, 20, and 27: Munchkin Math - simple math concepts November 3, 10, and 17: All the Colors of the World - Learning about colors December 1, 8, and 15: Block Party - Develop problem-solving skills with building blocks

Sew Awesome! at the Main Library

Saturdays from 1:30-3:00 pm - November 21 and December 19

For kids in grades 3-6

Learn basic hand and machine sewing techniques, and make fun fabric creations. If you've never sewn before or need a refresher, come for our special beginner's class from 1:30-2:00. A parent signed release form is required to register. Class size is limited to 12 and will start on time.

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...

Homework Helpers at the Main Library

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:00 to 7:00 pm Bi-lingual volunteers are available to help elementary-age children with homework. Drop in.