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SUMMER READING PROGRAM

Registration is open! Drop in to sign up!

Keep track of your reading throughout the summer to earn prizes, including local business coupons and free books! Visit the library for more information and to sign up.

Please support our summer reading sponsors:

Tony's Pizza City
Nightlight Ice Cream
Oreland Pizza
Greenberg's Bakery
Rita's — Wyndmoor
The Bagel House
Friends of the Free Library of Springfield Township


AUTHOR VISIT: ALEX LONDON

Tuesday, July 10, 4 PM

Meet author Alex London and hear him talk about his books and his writing process! Free book giveaway while supplies last. First-come, first-served. No registration required.


STOP-MOTION ANIMATION WORKSHOP

Wednesday, August 1 and Thursday, August 2, 4 to 6 PM

Learn the basics of animation and use Legos to create sets for your own short story. The library will have tablets available, but you may bring your own (must download the free Stop Motion Studio app before class). Registration is required; must attend both days. Please call the library at 215-836-5300 or stop by to sign up. Presented by animator and comic book artist Keville Bowen.

Supports PA Forward's Information Literacy


TEEN ZINE

Thursday, June 14, 4 to 5 PM
Monday, July 9, 7 to 8 PM
Monday, August 6, 4 to 5 PM

Help us create our own teen magazine! Bring poems, reviews of books or movies, drawings, or games. For teens in grades 6 to 12. No registration required.

Supports PA Forward's Basic Literacy


ROBOTICS LAB

Thursday, July 12, 2:30 to 5:30 PM
Monday, July 16, 6 to 8 PM

Explore and experiment with programming robots, including Ozobots, Sphero, and Recon Rovers. Drop in to any session; no registration required. 

Supports PA Forward's Information Literacy


BREAKOUT BOX

Tuesday, August 14, 7 to 8 PM

Solve the clues to unlock the box! Work as a team to complete the puzzles and see what's inside. No registration required.

Supports PA Forward's Civic and Social Literacy


YO-YO CLUB

2nd and 4th Thursdays in June, July, and August, 3 to 5 PM

Do you play yo-yo or want to learn how? Come hang out with other yo-yo players, learn tips and tricks, and discover how to get started. Learn trick ladder tricks from experienced players. The library has yo-yos you can use if you don't have your own. No registration required.


TEEN TIME

Tuesdays, 3 to 5 PM

Teens entering grades 6 to 12 are welcome to come to the library for Teen Time every Tuesday afternoon from 3 to 5 PM. Play trivia, eat snacks, hang out, and play games!

We're always open to teen suggestions for activities!