Summer Reading 2016:
June 11 through August 20
up any time on or after June 11 for the preschool, school age or teen reading
program and earn cool prizes for reading this summer! Programs include
the below (and more). Stop by the library to sign up and get a full
calendar of events.
Fridays through July 29, 10:30am -
June 27 through July 25 - Back Porch Stories (Mondays) 12-12:45. Bring a blanket & a picnic lunch. Little Lola author Julie Saab and illustrator David Gothard are guest on June 27 (all ages). No registration required.
July 19, 6:30pm - Mad Science of the Lehigh Valley (Main Library)
July 19, 6:30pm - Magician Brian Richards
JULY 20, 11am - YOU BUILT WHAT?
Work in teams to create a Rube Goldberg machine, a contraption,
invention or device that is deliberately over-engineered to perform a
simple task. All sorts of recycled materials provided for your use to
help you create your own unique invention. (Grades 1-5, no registration
July 26, 6:30pm "Get in the Game" Tons of fun games and activities to keep you moving.
July 27, 11:00am KEVA CONSTRUCTIONS -- Construct
an incredible building model or other structure using Keva planks. It
will take a lot of imagination, trial and error, a steady hand, and a
good engineering sense.
Yoga Thursdays Begins July 21. Registration for the series is required. Please stop in the Children’s Center or phone to reserve your place.
Family Storytimes - Tuesdays & Thursdays, June 21 through July 21; No registration required. All ages.
August 2, 6:00pm - Movie Night!
August 3, 12-2 -- Book and a Movie
August 5 and 12, 10:30-11:30AM - Preschool Block Parties. No registration required. For ages 2 and up.
August 9, 6:30pm - Family Game Night
August 10, 11am-12 -- Read to the Dogs. Please call to reserve a spot: 610-867-3761 x499
August 29 - We've Got the Beat [10:30-11:30] Play simple instruments and dance to popular children's songs (ages 2 & up). No registration required.