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SUMMER READING: A UNIVERSE OF STORIES

Keep track of your reading and learning during the summer and earn prizes! Prizes include free books and coupons to local businesses. Programs available for children from birth through 5th grade. Stop by the library to sign up anytime after June 3. Please support our summer reading sponsors:

Tony's Pizza City
Nightlight Ice Cream
Greenberg's Bakery
Oreland Pizza
The Bagel House
Captain Andy's Market
Karla's Kitchen


FAMILY NIGHT EVENTS

Tuesdays, 7 PM

July 23: The Renaissance Man — Hear Greek myths about the constellations transformed into comic scenes acted out by the audience
July 30: Eyes of the Wild — See and learn about wild animals, live at the library
August 6: Music and Movement with Peter Moses — Sing, dance, and have fun with Mr. Pete

For children of all ages and their families. No registration required.


STEM WORKSHOPS

Drop in to any of these workshops during available hours to explore different STEM topics through technology and other materials. No registration required.

Circuits and Robotics (for ages 9 and up) — using littleBits and Ozobots
Thursday, July 25, 3 to 5 PM
Monday, July 29, 6 to 8 PM

Supports PA Forward's Information Literacy


SPACE CRAFT

Wednesdays, 4 to 5 PM
July 24, July 31, August 7

Explore outer space topics through stories and make space-themed art projects. Suggested for ages 5 to 8. No registration required.


GALACTIC ORIGAMI SCULPTURES

Registration required; please call or stop by the library to sign up

Thursday, August 1, 4 PM

Make space-themed origami projects! Please note that this class requires a basic proficiency with paper folding. For children and teens ages 9 and up.


OUT OF THIS WORLD WITH LEGOS

Monday, August 5, 4 PM

Learn about Mars rovers and build space projects out of Legos! Suggested for ages 5 and up. No registration required.

Supports PA Forward's Civic and Social Literacy


STORY TIMES

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


DUPLO PLAY DAY

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.