Congratulations to our first 2019 Adult Summer Reading winner at the South Side Branch! Week one prize recipient, Chris M., won a $10 Gift Card to Saxby’s Coffee. Our Adult Summer Reading Program continues this week with an “Under the Stars” Gift Basket. To enter, simply write a book review and submit it to the front […]
People of all ages and abilities love coming to the South Side Branch to participate in our free programs like computer classes, foreign language learning, book sales, author visits, D.I.Y. workshops, story times, seasonal and literary celebrations, and so much more. Since all of our programs take place on the lower level of the branch […]
On Saturday, January 23rd, the South Side Branch celebrated the survival of African arts and culture within Puerto Rico, and now throughout the United States, with Luz Suarez and her group “Tikson Carib” who taught five different Bomba rhythms to excited participants. Whereas most dancing is a response to the sounds of the music, Bomba […]
The South Side Branch of Bethlehem Area Public Library is a grateful recipient of a $1,000 grant from Vernon Library Supplies, which funds a new program: Vocational ESL of the Lehigh Valley. This course will be one of the few ESL (English as a Second Language) classes structured not only to help refugee and immigrant […]
Did you see Brenda Grow, BAPL South Side Branch Manager, on TV last night? If you missed it, the clip is available online at WFMZ’s website here: United Way expands free summer meal program for children The TV cameras were at the library to film a segment about the United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley’s […]
The South Side Branch has added some new Nintendo 3DS games: Hey Pikmin, Pokemon Sun, and Pokemon Ultra Moon. Nintendo Switch titles include: Super Mario Odyssey and Dragonball Xenoverse 2. NBA 2K17 is a XBOX One game and the two PS4 games are: WWE 2K18 and NHL 18.
“Christmas City” Saturday Dec 2, 11-12:30, Main Library Get in the holiday spirit with seasonal songs, stories, and art activities. Live music and dance presentations plus kid-friendly refreshments. There might even be an appearance by you-know-who! All ages, no registration required. Held at the Main Library. [/vc_column_text]Teen Holiday Movie Night for grades 6-12 Dec 20, 6pm-8pm Come […]
The Book Sale at our Southside location (400 Webster St.) is this week! Tuesday, 11/7 – 11-3 Wednesday, 11/8 – 11-3 Thursday, 11/9 – 5-8 Saturday, 11/11 – 12-3 There are tons of great used (*gently used) books and wonderful bargains to be had! Books, DVDs & music in English & Spanish Credit cards accepted. Come check […]