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FEBRUARY EVENTS

History Talk
Thursday, February 1, 7 PM

Amateur historian Roddy Davis presents his monthly history talk. Topic: South Korea. No registration required.

Energy Medicine for Self-Care
Sunday, February 11, 1:30 to 3:30 PM

Looking for more energy and vitality in your life? Interested in learning techniques to balance your energy fields and feel better on all levels? This workshop will help you discover efficient and accessible forms of self-care to help with stress, focus and concentration, and sleeping. Learn practical tools and an easy daily routine to help yourself feel better and have more energy.

Presented by MaryAnn Tellinghusen (EEMCP, NTP, Energy Wellness Educator, and graduate of the Eden Energy Medicine certification program) and Mallory Johnson (LMT, Chef, and Master-Teacher of Integrated Energy Therapy).

Supports PA Forward's Health Literacy

Book Club Discussion

Thursday, February 22, 7 PM

Join in on the monthly discussion! This month we will share our thoughts and impressions of the book: "Being Mortal" by Atul Gawande. Copies will be available at the reference desk.


TECHNICAL HELP

* Email Setup & Use *
* Mobile Device Setup & Use *
* Introduction to Computer Use *
* Downloading E-Books & Audiobooks *
* Usage of Library Website & Electronic Resources *
* Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Publisher, Powerpoint) * * And more...*

30-60 minute one-on-one sessions at your own pace. BY APPOINTMENT ONLY, with Stephanie, our Head of Reference & Technology Specialist.

Call 215-836-5300, ext. 400 or email srenne@mclinc.org.

Supports PA Forward's Information Literacy


SOCRATES CAFÉ

Mondays, 7:00 PM
Socrates Café meets to discuss, share, and explore topical issues. No need to register — just come with your thoughts and an open mind.


MEDICARE AND INSURANCE HELP

Mondays at 9:00, 10:00, and 11:00 AM
If you’re 65 or older and need help with Medicare or medical insurance, you can sign up to receive individual assistance on Mondays at 9, 10, or 11 AM. Visits are by appointment only. Other times can be arranged if needed. For more information or to make an appointment, call the library at 215-836-5300. Counselors are RSVP and APPRISE certified. 


PINOCHLE

Wednesdays, 11 AM to 1PM

Enjoy the classic card game at the library. Whether you're an experienced player looking to brush up on the game or a new learner, come in and join the fun!


KNIT GROUPS

Mondays, 1:00 PM, and Wednesdays, 6:30 PM

We now have two options for knit and crochet enthusiasts! Join the group at the library for knitting, crocheting, and conversation.


BRIDGE GROUP

Mondays, 10 AM to 12 PM and Fridays, 1:30 to 3:30 PM
Join our beginner and intermediate games! Come in and refresh your memory on the rules, meet new friends and hone your skills! Limited to 3 tables.


MAH JONGG

Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, 12:15 PM
Play rousing games of Mah Jongg at the library. Please be sure to have your own mah jongg card. Call for information.


FILMS on FRIDAY

Fridays, 2:00 PM
See a new or classic film. Sometimes a documentary! Bring a friend and enjoy the free afternoon matinee!

FEB. 9TH – LOVING – 1958 Virginia, interracial marriage is illegal ~ Richard and Mildred fall in love and get married and fight their case all the way to the Supreme Court.  Rated PG-13

FEB 16TH – ROMEO & JULIET – Shakespeare’s story retold, starring Olivia Hussey & Leonard Whiting. Rated PG

FEB 23RD – FROM HERE TO ETERNITY 

Yes, this is the 1953 version with the beach scene! Rated PG/PG-13


BOOK CLUB

The fourth Thursday* of each month at 7:00 PM

* unless a Holiday

There will NOT be a January book club. Check back for updates about February.

  New members are always welcome! For more information, call the library at 215-836-5300. Copies will be available at the Information desk, check out a book and come in to discuss!

The suggested list of genres for the monthly meetings is below. Specific books are determined at the previous month's meeting.

JAN - Classics OR Movie-based Book     MAY - One Book One County          SEPT - Historical Fiction/Banned Book   

FEB - Non-Fiction                                 JUNE - YA or SciFi/Fantasy   OCT - Memoir/Autobiography/Biography

MARCH -Women's History or Female Author           JULY - Thriller/Spy       NOV - Mystery

APRIL - Foreign Author                         AUG - Beach Read/Chick Lit                       DEC - Popular Fiction