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CAREER SERVICES: THE LEGIT WAY TO HELP YOUR COLLEGE STUDENT SUCCEED

Tuesday, May 7, 7 to 8:30 PM

College is a huge investment for both students and parents but even with a college degree the guarantee of a job is not a given. Join Megan Haupt from Brio Coaching, a former career services professional for several area universities, to learn more about how career services works in universities, what employers are looking for in recent graduates, and what your child will be facing in a 21st century workplace. This 90-minute workshop will include group discussions and ample Q&A time. Be sure to bring your questions and concerns!


TECHNICAL HELP - Our technical help appointments have been temporarily suspended. Please check at the library for updates. 

* 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...*

Supports PA Forward's Information Literacy


COMPUTERIZED INVESTING GROUP

3rd Saturday of the month, 10:15 AM to 2:15 PM
Join this investing group dedicated to the art and science of technical analysis. Learn about stock charts and indicators from the group members. All levels of understanding from inexperienced to seasoned are welcome! No registration required.


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.

Supports PA Forward's Civic and Social Literacy


MEDICARE AND INSURANCE HELP

Mondays at 9:15, 10:15, and 11:15 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

Tuesdays, 7 PM to 8:30 PM and Wednesdays and Fridays, 11 AM to 1PM

Enjoy the classic card game at the library!

Please note that the Tuesday night group is for experienced players (intermediate level or higher) only and they do not provide instruction. (Many websites and online videos can offer instruction if you are interested.) Single deck only; no admission after 7:15 PM so full games are not interrupted.


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

Fridays, 1:30 to 3:30 PM

Come in and play a hand of party bridge! Refresh your memory on the rules, meet new friends and hone your skills!  Attendance may be limited to 3 tables due to room availability.


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!

4/5/19 - NO MOVIE TODAY- Room is reserved for meeting.

4/12/19 - BEL CANTO - Roxanne Coss becomes trapped in a hostage situation while performing at a lavish party in the home of a wealthy industrialist in South America. As the standoff ensues, unexpected bonds are formed. Julianne Moore and ken Watanabe star in this movie based on the novel by Ann Patchett.

4/19/19 - LIBRARY IS CLOSED

4/26/19 - MARY POPPINS RETURNS - Decades after her original visit, the magical nanny to the Banks family returns to help the now grown children through a difficult period in their lives. Emily Blunt, Meryl Streep and Dick van Dyke star in the PG rated sequel!


BOOK CLUB

We now have two options, afternoon or evening! 

The afternoon group will be meeting on the 2nd Wednesday of every month at 4:00 PM

The April selection for the afternoon group is The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown.  That discussion will take place on Wednesday, April 10th. Copies are available at the Circulation desk. Pick up a copy and join in!

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The evening group will continue to meet on the 4th Thursday of every month at 7:00 PM.

April's selection is: "The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao" by Junot Diaz.  Pick up a copy and join us on April 25th, 2019. 

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

The evening group uses this suggested list of genres for the monthly meetings is below. Specific titles are determined at the previous month's meeting.

JAN - Classics OR Books to Movies     MAY - One Book One County   SEPT - Historical Fiction OR 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