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Thursday, February 15, 4:30 PM

Make a custom hand-embroidery piece with materials provided by the library. Learn basic embroidery skills and create your own design. For children and teens ages 9 and up. Registration is required. Please call the library to sign up.

Supports PA Forward's Civic and Social Literacy


Monday, February 19, 1 to 6 PM

Our tree trunk has traveled with us to the new location, but we need new leaves! Please drop in anytime from 1 to 6 PM on President’s Day to contribute to our group art project that will help decorate the new children’s section. Make your handprints in paint and design book cut-outs with titles of favorite characters, books, or drawings.

Supports PA Forward's Civic and Social Literacy


Saturday, March 3, 10:30 to 11:30 AM
Monday, March 5, 4 to 5 PM
Tuesday, March 6, 6:30 to 7:30 PM
Monday, March 12, 6:30 to 7:30 PM
Wednesday, March 14, 4 to 5 PM
Monday, March 19, 4 to 5 PM
Tuesday, March 20, 6:30 to 7:30 PM

Children in grades K to 6 can read aloud to a certified therapy dog! It helps build reading confidence and practice and is a lot of fun. Registration is required; please call the library at 215-836-5300 to sign up for a 10-minute time slot.

Supports PA Forward's Basic Literacy


Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and fun, and learn more about supporting your child’s early literacy development. Storytime lasts for approximately 20 to 30 minutes.

Each session is designed for its suggested age range, but please feel free to attend the session you are most comfortable with. Every child develops at his or her own pace. Older and younger siblings are always welcome to attend.

All storytimes support PA Forward's Basic Literacy

Terrific 2’s and 3’s (ages 18 to 36 months)

Mondays at 10:00 am

Playful Pre-School (ages 3 to 5 years)

Tuesdays at 10:00 am

Wonderful Ones (ages birth to 24 months)

Thursdays at 10:00 am


1st and 3rd Wednesdays, 3:30 to 5:00 pm

Children ages 3 and up are invited to spark their imagination and build to their heart’s content with our vast collection of building supplies, including Legos, MagnaTiles, KEVA planks, and more. Drop in anytime during the 90-minute period.


Fridays, 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Drop in to build whatever you like with the library's Duplo collection. Use your imagination to play and create! Suggested for ages 2 to 6.


Ask at the children's desk for supplies

If you missed any of our letter crafts in 2017, ask at the children's desk for the letters you want to make. Extra supplies are available while they last.