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Sensory-Friendly Storytime at the Main Library

Sensory-friendly storytimes are designed to be inclusive and welcoming for children with special needs, ages 3-6. In order to read more...

Board Games Galore! at the Main Library

Tuesday, November 25 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.

Spin Art at the Main Library

Tuesday, November 11 at 2:00 pm for kids in grades K-6 Make an original spin art creation. Class size is limited and will start on time. Ask for a program ticket at the Children's Desk when you arrive. (Norristown area schools early dismissal day.)

Wimpy Kid Day at the Main Library!

Tuesday, November 4 from 2:00-3:30 pm for kids in grades K-6   Come celebrate the release of Diary of a Wimpy Kid #9: The Long Haul! Games, trivia (brush up on your Wimpy Kid knowledge!), and prizes--including a copy of the new book for one lucky winner! (Norristown area students day off school.)

Storybook Friends at the Main Library

Tuesdays, November 4, 11 and 18 at 10:30 am Preschoolers will explore favorite storybook characters through stories, crafts, and hands-on activities. Ages 3-1/2 to 5 with a caregiver. Registration required. Call 610-278-5100 x 205 or stop by the Children’s Department to register.  

Build! at the Main Library

Build!  The second Saturday of every month from 10:30-12 Fall dates: November 8 & December 13 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...