Sunday March 24, 2019
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
The Great American Songbook from WWII

One Book, One County - FREE Concert! WWII Songbook

 

Maggie WorsdaleSunday, March 24, 2-3 pm

Jazz Singer, Maggie Worsdale, from Traveling Literary Theater, will take us back to the songs that became hits during the World War II era.  Books by Adriana Trigiani can be found in MCLINC's catalog by clicking here.

This event is sponsored by the Jenkinstown Lyceum.

I’ll be Seeing You, Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy, Taking a Chance on Love, You’ll Never Know are just a few of the songs presented in this one hour program. Many of the tunes Maggie sings have terrific “stories behind the song”. 

This program will be followed by light refreshments.

One Book, One County April 11

Register here. Call the Information Desk at 215-885-5180, ext 113 or email at askabington@gmail.com

Also at Abington: Cookbook Challenge - April 4


QR code for April 11 eventsOne Book, One County April 11

 Bestselling author, Adriana Trigiani, is scheduled to be in Montgomery County this spring!  Come see her on Thursday, April 11 at 2:00 pm at Ursinus College’s Bomberger Auditorium in Collegeville or at 7:00 pm at Keneseth Israel Synagogue in Elkins Park. Her two appearances are the main feature of the fourth annual ONE BOOK, ONE COUNTY community wide event hosted by Montgomery County Libraries. Book sale and signing to follow both events. Get tickets here: http://www.montcolibraries.org/ 

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CONTACT: Mimi Satterthwaite  215-885-5180  satterthwaite@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Community Room
There are 12 spaces available.

One Book, One County - FREE Concert! WWII Songbook

 

Maggie WorsdaleSunday, March 24, 2-3 pm

Jazz Singer, Maggie Worsdale, from Traveling Literary Theater, will take us back to the songs that became hits during the World War II era.  Books by Adriana Trigiani can be found in MCLINC's catalog by clicking here.

This event is sponsored by the Jenkinstown Lyceum.

I’ll be Seeing You, Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy, Taking a Chance on Love, You’ll Never Know are just a few of the songs presented in this one hour program. Many of the tunes Maggie sings have terrific “stories behind the song”. 

This program will be followed by light refreshments.

One Book, One County April 11

Register here. Call the Information Desk at 215-885-5180, ext 113 or email at askabington@gmail.com

Also at Abington: Cookbook Challenge - April 4


QR code for April 11 eventsOne Book, One County April 11

 Bestselling author, Adriana Trigiani, is scheduled to be in Montgomery County this spring!  Come see her on Thursday, April 11 at 2:00 pm at Ursinus College’s Bomberger Auditorium in Collegeville or at 7:00 pm at Keneseth Israel Synagogue in Elkins Park. Her two appearances are the main feature of the fourth annual ONE BOOK, ONE COUNTY community wide event hosted by Montgomery County Libraries. Book sale and signing to follow both events. Get tickets here: http://www.montcolibraries.org/ 

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CONTACT:
  Mimi Satterthwaite
  215.885.5180
  satterthwaite@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Community Room

There are 12 spaces available.

Monday March 25, 2019
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10:15 AM
Story Time: Up to Age 6

Up to Age 6      NO REGISTRATION NEEDED

Story times consist of stories, songs, fingerplays, puppets and activities.

There is a simple craft at the all ages story times.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

Up to Age 6      NO REGISTRATION NEEDED

Story times consist of stories, songs, fingerplays, puppets and activities.

There is a simple craft at the all ages story times.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Join Us for Story Time!

Join Us for Story Time!

 

Join Us for Story Time! baby animals with their caregivers!Come as often as you like. No registration is required. All children must be accompanied by a parent/caregiver.


MONDAYS, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
 Jan. 7–Feb. 18; March 11–April 15
Stories, songs, movement activities and crafts presented by Library staff
All ages are welcome. This program might be most fun and educational for ages three to five.

TUESDAYS, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Jan. 8–Feb. 19; March 12–April 16
Stories, songs, movement activities and crafts presented by Library staff
All ages are welcome. This program might be most fun and educational for twos and threes.

THURSDAYS, 11:00-11:30 a.m.
Now through May 16, 2019
(No session on April 18)
Stories, songs and movement activities presented by members of
Jenkintown Kiwanis Club and Library staff. All ages are welcome. 


We also offer “Oh, Baby!” story times for ages 8-23 months.
Please visit our Children's Department or call (215) 885-5180, ext. 128, for more details.

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CONTACT: Children's Department  215-885-5180, ext128  AbingtonKids1030@gmail.com
LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Community Room

Join Us for Story Time!

 

Join Us for Story Time! baby animals with their caregivers!Come as often as you like. No registration is required. All children must be accompanied by a parent/caregiver.


MONDAYS, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
 Jan. 7–Feb. 18; March 11–April 15
Stories, songs, movement activities and crafts presented by Library staff
All ages are welcome. This program might be most fun and educational for ages three to five.

TUESDAYS, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Jan. 8–Feb. 19; March 12–April 16
Stories, songs, movement activities and crafts presented by Library staff
All ages are welcome. This program might be most fun and educational for twos and threes.

THURSDAYS, 11:00-11:30 a.m.
Now through May 16, 2019
(No session on April 18)
Stories, songs and movement activities presented by members of
Jenkintown Kiwanis Club and Library staff. All ages are welcome. 


We also offer “Oh, Baby!” story times for ages 8-23 months.
Please visit our Children's Department or call (215) 885-5180, ext. 128, for more details.

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CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  215.885.5180, ext128
  AbingtonKids1030@gmail.com

LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Community Room

 
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Little Explorers STEM Story Time

Join Miss Lisa where we will explore concepts through picture and non-fiction books, games, and related hands-on activities. This program is for children ages 3 - 5.     

CONTACT: Lisa Kraljevich  610.970.6551  Lkraljevich@mclinc.org

Join Miss Lisa where we will explore concepts through picture and non-fiction books, games, and related hands-on activities. This program is for children ages 3 - 5.     

CONTACT:
  Lisa Kraljevich
  610.970.6551
  Lkraljevich@mclinc.org 

 
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
SUNDAY’S ON MONDAY

SUNDAY’S ON MONDAY

 

Crossword Grid

SUNDAY’S
The New York Times Crossword Puzzle
ON MONDAY

Love puzzles? 

Can’t always get all the words?

Mondays to the rescue!

Join us in our new seating area for great fun solving the NYT Sunday crossword puzzle.

Mondays at 10:30 a.m. 
No registration required

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CONTACT: Reference Librarians  215-885-5180, ext113  AskAbington@gmail.com
LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Near Information Desk

SUNDAY’S ON MONDAY

 

Crossword Grid

SUNDAY’S
The New York Times Crossword Puzzle
ON MONDAY

Love puzzles? 

Can’t always get all the words?

Mondays to the rescue!

Join us in our new seating area for great fun solving the NYT Sunday crossword puzzle.

Mondays at 10:30 a.m. 
No registration required

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CONTACT:
  Reference Librarians
  215.885.5180, ext113
  AskAbington@gmail.com

LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Near Information Desk

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Story Time

Join us for our regular story time geared to children ages 1-3 years.  This week our theme is "Fairy Tale Fun".  No registration necessary.

CONTACT: Wendy Kramer  215-679-2020  upvlibrary@comcast.net
LOCATION: Upper Perk Valley in Red Hill

Join us for our regular story time geared to children ages 1-3 years.  This week our theme is "Fairy Tale Fun".  No registration necessary.

CONTACT:
  Wendy Kramer
  215.679.2020
  upvlibrary@comcast.net

LOCATION: Upper Perk Valley in Red Hill

 
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Sentimental Journey

Cut a rug with Jazz singer Maggie Worsdale as she shares songs and stories from the late 30’s and early 40’s. I’ll be Seeing You, Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy, Taking a Chance on Love, You’ll Never Know are just a few of the songs presented in this 1 hour program. Many of the tunes Maggie sings have terrific “stories behind the song”. Learn more about these Swing and Big Band favorites.

CONTACT: Asha Verma  (610) 278-5100 x 0  averma@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library

Cut a rug with Jazz singer Maggie Worsdale as she shares songs and stories from the late 30’s and early 40’s. I’ll be Seeing You, Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy, Taking a Chance on Love, You’ll Never Know are just a few of the songs presented in this 1 hour program. Many of the tunes Maggie sings have terrific “stories behind the song”. Learn more about these Swing and Big Band favorites.

CONTACT:
  Asha Verma
  (610) 278.5100 x 0
  averma@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library

 
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4:30 PM
Science Club: Grades K & up

Grades K & up     PREREGISTER

Rolling along: Ramps & Runways!

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

Grades K & up     PREREGISTER

Rolling along: Ramps & Runways!

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Maker Monday - Light Up Circuits

Join Miss Mindy in the MakerSpace to create A circuit with Copper tape! We will learn how to use copper tape and a button battery to light up an LED bulb in various shapes

This Program is for Grades 2 to 5

CONTACT: Lisa Kraljevich  610.970.6551  Lkraljevich@mclinc.org

Join Miss Mindy in the MakerSpace to create A circuit with Copper tape! We will learn how to use copper tape and a button battery to light up an LED bulb in various shapes

This Program is for Grades 2 to 5

CONTACT:
  Lisa Kraljevich
  610.970.6551
  Lkraljevich@mclinc.org 

 
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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Homework Helpers

College students are available to help elementary-age children with their homework. For kids in grades 1-5. Drop in. No program January 1.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x 205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

College students are available to help elementary-age children with their homework. For kids in grades 1-5. Drop in. No program January 1.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x 205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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5:30 PM
Mahjong: Adults

Adults      PREREGISTER

Experienced players welcome to join this group of enthusiastic players.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

Adults      PREREGISTER

Experienced players welcome to join this group of enthusiastic players.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tai Chi

Tai Chi 

Learn a variety of standard or health forms.

Martha Porter Community Room

Wear comfortable clothes and shoes

Donations welcome, but not required

 

CONTACT: Carolyn Wiker  610-970-6551  cwiker@mclinc.org

Tai Chi 

Learn a variety of standard or health forms.

Martha Porter Community Room

Wear comfortable clothes and shoes

Donations welcome, but not required

 

CONTACT:
  Carolyn Wiker
  610.970.6551
  cwiker@mclinc.org

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Scrabble Night

Open scrabble game for adults.  Just drop in!

CONTACT: Upper Perkiomen Valley Library  215-679-2020  upvlibrary@comcast.net
LOCATION: Upper Perk Valley in Red Hill

Open scrabble game for adults.  Just drop in!

CONTACT:
  Upper Perkiomen Valley Library
  215.679.2020
  upvlibrary@comcast.net

LOCATION: Upper Perk Valley in Red Hill

 
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6:30 PM
Intro to Astronomy: Teens & Adults

Teens & Adults     PREREGISTER

 

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library
 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Yoga

NOTE: NEW TIME  Teens and adults. $5 per class.    (50% of class fee benefits the Perkiomen Valley Library)  Join Adjoa Amoah-Aggrey, RYT, for all levels of yoga.  Bring a mat and wear comfortable clothing.  Beginners welcome!   Email questions to yoga.vaayu@gmail.com.

CONTACT: Aileen Johnson  610-287-8360  ajohnson@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Perkiomen Valley Library

NOTE: NEW TIME  Teens and adults. $5 per class.    (50% of class fee benefits the Perkiomen Valley Library)  Join Adjoa Amoah-Aggrey, RYT, for all levels of yoga.  Bring a mat and wear comfortable clothing.  Beginners welcome!   Email questions to yoga.vaayu@gmail.com.

CONTACT:
  Aileen Johnson
  610.287.8360
  ajohnson@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Perkiomen Valley Library

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Master Gardener Talks at Roslyn Branch Library

Master Gardener Talks at Roslyn Branch Library

Raised Bed Gardening with Rachel Davies
Monday, March 25, 7-8 p.m.

Learn about the “who, what, why, when, where, and how” of raised bed gardening. Come and share tips and techniques.


Lush Landscapes for Small Spaces with Dr. Mary McKnight-Seltzer
Monday, April 1, 7-8 p.m.

Want to do the most with the yard you have? Even postage stamp-sized yards can become lush, creative, and rewarding. Learn techniques to enhance your yard with plants that bring color, interest, and cohesiveness: a cozy retreat!


Container Gardening with Vegetables with Leslie Bass
Monday, April 22, 
7-8 p.m.
This year take your vegetable garden to a new level – in containers! Growing vegetables in containers is always an option, especially when garden space is not available or convenient. This talk will highlight recommended techniques and vegetable selections. Get growing, and eat what you grow!



Sign up online here by clicking on the date you want,in the Roslyn Branch Library, 2412 Avondale Avenue, Roslyn, PA  19001
Call: 215-886-9818, or email: mmitchell@mclinc.org 
Sign up for the entire series or register for each program separately.

All Presenters are Master Gardener Volunteers from the Montgomery County Cooperative Extension. 

Master Gardeners are volunteers trained by the Penn State Cooperative Extension. 
Once they complete their training, Master Gardeners help the Extension better serve the home gardening public by answering questions, speaking to groups, working with 4-H horticultural projects, participating in civic beautification, maintain demonstration gardens, teaching plant sciences and horticulture, maintaining their web site, and in many other ways. Master Gardeners are willing and able to educate individuals and groups in gardening topics such as plant selection, composting, soil improvement, pest control, vegetable and flower gardening, pruning, and more.

 

The views and opinions expressed in various library programs are solely those of the presenter and do not necessarily represent the views of the Abington Township Public Library or the Friends of Abington Township Public Library.

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CONTACT: Meg Mitchell  215-886-9818  mmitchell@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Roslyn Branch Library
There are many spaces available.

Master Gardener Talks at Roslyn Branch Library

Raised Bed Gardening with Rachel Davies
Monday, March 25, 7-8 p.m.

Learn about the “who, what, why, when, where, and how” of raised bed gardening. Come and share tips and techniques.


Lush Landscapes for Small Spaces with Dr. Mary McKnight-Seltzer
Monday, April 1, 7-8 p.m.

Want to do the most with the yard you have? Even postage stamp-sized yards can become lush, creative, and rewarding. Learn techniques to enhance your yard with plants that bring color, interest, and cohesiveness: a cozy retreat!


Container Gardening with Vegetables with Leslie Bass
Monday, April 22, 
7-8 p.m.
This year take your vegetable garden to a new level – in containers! Growing vegetables in containers is always an option, especially when garden space is not available or convenient. This talk will highlight recommended techniques and vegetable selections. Get growing, and eat what you grow!



Sign up online here by clicking on the date you want,in the Roslyn Branch Library, 2412 Avondale Avenue, Roslyn, PA  19001
Call: 215-886-9818, or email: mmitchell@mclinc.org 
Sign up for the entire series or register for each program separately.

All Presenters are Master Gardener Volunteers from the Montgomery County Cooperative Extension. 

Master Gardeners are volunteers trained by the Penn State Cooperative Extension. 
Once they complete their training, Master Gardeners help the Extension better serve the home gardening public by answering questions, speaking to groups, working with 4-H horticultural projects, participating in civic beautification, maintain demonstration gardens, teaching plant sciences and horticulture, maintaining their web site, and in many other ways. Master Gardeners are willing and able to educate individuals and groups in gardening topics such as plant selection, composting, soil improvement, pest control, vegetable and flower gardening, pruning, and more.

 

The views and opinions expressed in various library programs are solely those of the presenter and do not necessarily represent the views of the Abington Township Public Library or the Friends of Abington Township Public Library.

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CONTACT:
  Meg Mitchell
  215.886.9818
  mmitchell@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Roslyn Branch Library

There are many spaces available.

Tuesday March 26, 2019
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10:30 AM
Makin' Music: Ages Up to 6

Ages Up to 6         PREREGISTER

Music & movement with professional musician, Mr. Daniel.

Makin' Music is funded by a grant from the Bard Foundation.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

Ages Up to 6         PREREGISTER

Music & movement with professional musician, Mr. Daniel.

Makin' Music is funded by a grant from the Bard Foundation.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Join Us for Story Time!

Join Us for Story Time!

 

Join Us for Story Time! baby animals with their caregivers!Come as often as you like. No registration is required. All children must be accompanied by a parent/caregiver.


MONDAYS, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Jan. 7–Feb. 18; March 11–April 15
Stories, songs, movement activities and crafts presented by Library staff
All ages are welcome. This program might be most fun and educational for ages three to five.

TUESDAYS, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Jan. 8–Feb. 19; March 12–April 16
Stories, songs, movement activities and crafts presented by Library staff
All ages are welcome. This program might be most fun and educational for twos and threes.

THURSDAYS, 11:00-11:30 a.m.
Now through May 16, 2019
(No session on April 18)
Stories, songs and movement activities presented by members of
Jenkintown Kiwanis Club and Library staff. All ages are welcome. 


We also offer “Oh, Baby!” story times for ages 8-23 months.
Please visit our Children's Department or call (215) 885-5180, ext. 128, for more details.

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CONTACT: Children's Department  215-885-5180, ext128  AbingtonKids1030@gmail.com
LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Community Room

Join Us for Story Time!

 

Join Us for Story Time! baby animals with their caregivers!Come as often as you like. No registration is required. All children must be accompanied by a parent/caregiver.


MONDAYS, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Jan. 7–Feb. 18; March 11–April 15
Stories, songs, movement activities and crafts presented by Library staff
All ages are welcome. This program might be most fun and educational for ages three to five.

TUESDAYS, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Jan. 8–Feb. 19; March 12–April 16
Stories, songs, movement activities and crafts presented by Library staff
All ages are welcome. This program might be most fun and educational for twos and threes.

THURSDAYS, 11:00-11:30 a.m.
Now through May 16, 2019
(No session on April 18)
Stories, songs and movement activities presented by members of
Jenkintown Kiwanis Club and Library staff. All ages are welcome. 


We also offer “Oh, Baby!” story times for ages 8-23 months.
Please visit our Children's Department or call (215) 885-5180, ext. 128, for more details.

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CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  215.885.5180, ext128
  AbingtonKids1030@gmail.com

LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Community Room

 
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Pre-K Adventures

Activities are aimed at developing skills for Kindergarten, with stories, crafts, fun movement songs, and hands-on activities. For children ages 3-1/2 to 5 and their caregivers. Drop in. 

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 X 205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Activities are aimed at developing skills for Kindergarten, with stories, crafts, fun movement songs, and hands-on activities. For children ages 3-1/2 to 5 and their caregivers. Drop in. 

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 X 205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Story Time

Join us for our regular story time geared to children ages 3-6 years.  This week our theme is "Fairy Tale Fun".  No registration necessary.

CONTACT: Wendy Kramer  215-679-2020  upvlibrary@comcast.net
LOCATION: Upper Perk Valley in Red Hill

Join us for our regular story time geared to children ages 3-6 years.  This week our theme is "Fairy Tale Fun".  No registration necessary.

CONTACT:
  Wendy Kramer
  215.679.2020
  upvlibrary@comcast.net

LOCATION: Upper Perk Valley in Red Hill

 
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Toddler Tuesday

Join Miss Kristin for Stories, songs, crafts, and fun for children ages 5 & under.

CONTACT: Lisa Kraljevich  610.970.6551  Lkraljevich@mclinc.org

Join Miss Kristin for Stories, songs, crafts, and fun for children ages 5 & under.

CONTACT:
  Lisa Kraljevich
  610.970.6551
  Lkraljevich@mclinc.org 

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Baby Days ages 6 months - 2 years
Rubber Ducky

Baby Days ages 6 months - 2 years

 

Tuesdays, 11-11:30 a.m.

Rhymes, finger plays, look at books with caregiver.

Babies ages 6 months - 2 years
A caregiver must attend.

March 26–May 16

Registration starts March 11.
To register online click here, go to Roslyn Branch Library, 215-886-9818 , or email: mmitchell@mclinc.org

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CONTACT: Meg Mitchell  215-886-9818  mmitchell@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Roslyn Branch Library
There are many spaces available.
Rubber Ducky

Baby Days ages 6 months - 2 years

 

Tuesdays, 11-11:30 a.m.

Rhymes, finger plays, look at books with caregiver.

Babies ages 6 months - 2 years
A caregiver must attend.

March 26–May 16

Registration starts March 11.
To register online click here, go to Roslyn Branch Library, 215-886-9818 , or email: mmitchell@mclinc.org

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CONTACT:
  Meg Mitchell
  215.886.9818
  mmitchell@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Roslyn Branch Library

There are many spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Stay and Play!

Open play time in our Children's Learning Center following story time. Your child can play with our fun educational toys, and you can meet other caregivers. Ages 0-5 with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x 205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Open play time in our Children's Learning Center following story time. Your child can play with our fun educational toys, and you can meet other caregivers. Ages 0-5 with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x 205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Diabetes and Your Diet

This workshop, led by a registered dietician, is being offered by the Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services. Learn how your diet habits impact your health. Optional health questionnaire provided. 

CONTACT: Asha Verma  (610) 278-5100 x 0  averma@mclinc.org

This workshop, led by a registered dietician, is being offered by the Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services. Learn how your diet habits impact your health. Optional health questionnaire provided. 

CONTACT:
  Asha Verma
  (610) 278.5100 x 0
  averma@mclinc.org

 
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11:15 AM
Makin' Music: Ages Up to 6

Ages Up to 6         PREREGISTER

Music & movement with professional musician, Mr. Daniel.

Makin' Music is funded by a grant from the Bard Foundation.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

Ages Up to 6         PREREGISTER

Music & movement with professional musician, Mr. Daniel.

Makin' Music is funded by a grant from the Bard Foundation.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Plymouth Township: Greater Plymouth Community Center

Bookmobile Stop
Greater Plymouth Community Center
2910 Jolly Road
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462

CONTACT:   (610)278-5100, x7  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

Bookmobile Stop
Greater Plymouth Community Center
2910 Jolly Road
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462

CONTACT:
  
  (610)278.5100, x7
  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

 
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12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Hatfield Township: Snyder Square

Bookmobile Stop
Snyder Square Shopping Center (Giant)
1540 Cowpath Road
Hatfield, PA 19440

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 Ext. 7  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

Bookmobile Stop
Snyder Square Shopping Center (Giant)
1540 Cowpath Road
Hatfield, PA 19440

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 Ext. 7
  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Wee Build

Come and play with your child and bring a friend! 

Every Tuesday parents with children 5 and under can drop in  between 1pm and 3pm to build with various types of building blocks in our community room

CONTACT: Lisa Kraljevich  610.970.6551  Lkraljevich@mclinc.org

Come and play with your child and bring a friend! 

Every Tuesday parents with children 5 and under can drop in  between 1pm and 3pm to build with various types of building blocks in our community room

CONTACT:
  Lisa Kraljevich
  610.970.6551
  Lkraljevich@mclinc.org 

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Teen Challenge: Pop-Tart Taste Test!

We’re testing Pop-Tart flavors for this month’s Teen Taste Test! Vote for the best flavors, both new and old. Think up your own flavor, worthy enough tobecome the next new flavor!

Preteens and Teens (10 -18), Kids must be accompanied by age 13 and up.

CONTACT: Asha Verma  (610) 278-5100 x 0  averma@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library

We’re testing Pop-Tart flavors for this month’s Teen Taste Test! Vote for the best flavors, both new and old. Think up your own flavor, worthy enough tobecome the next new flavor!

Preteens and Teens (10 -18), Kids must be accompanied by age 13 and up.

CONTACT:
  Asha Verma
  (610) 278.5100 x 0
  averma@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library

 
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4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Plymouth Township: Place One Apartments

Bookmobile Stop
Place One Apartments
777 West Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 Ext. 7  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

Bookmobile Stop
Place One Apartments
777 West Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 Ext. 7
  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

 
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4:15 PM
Lego Club Plus: Grades K--5

Grades K--5      PREREGISTER

Legos, games and more!

Free building with the Library's legos. Do NOT bring your own legos from home.

Plus crafts and games to play with others.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

Grades K--5      PREREGISTER

Legos, games and more!

Free building with the Library's legos. Do NOT bring your own legos from home.

Plus crafts and games to play with others.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Homework Helpers

College students are available to help elementary-age children with their homework. For kids in grades 1-5. Drop in. No program January 1.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x 205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

College students are available to help elementary-age children with their homework. For kids in grades 1-5. Drop in. No program January 1.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x 205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2016 Session 3

This course, held in three sessions, introduces the student to Microsoft Excel 2016, a spreadsheet program used for handling large amounts of data or for managing numbers and equations, such as in a budget.

Taught on consecutive Tuesdays.

(Pre-requisite: In-lab demonstration of basic computing skillset, 10 min.)

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED!

 

CONTACT: MC-NPL Computer Lab  610-278-5100 ex 141
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Computer Lab

This course, held in three sessions, introduces the student to Microsoft Excel 2016, a spreadsheet program used for handling large amounts of data or for managing numbers and equations, such as in a budget.

Taught on consecutive Tuesdays.

(Pre-requisite: In-lab demonstration of basic computing skillset, 10 min.)

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED!

 

CONTACT:
  MC-NPL Computer Lab
  610.278.5100 ex 141
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Computer Lab

 
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6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cook Book Club & Monthly Pot Luck

Sign up at the library to make a recipe from the cookbook of the month and then join us to eat, discuss, and share in joy of cooking (and baking)!
FEATURED COOKBOOK:  Choose a recipe from a novel (fiction) book.
Need help finding one?  Ask the staff.

CONTACT: Aileen Johnson  610-287-8360  ajohnson@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Perkiomen Valley Library

Sign up at the library to make a recipe from the cookbook of the month and then join us to eat, discuss, and share in joy of cooking (and baking)!
FEATURED COOKBOOK:  Choose a recipe from a novel (fiction) book.
Need help finding one?  Ask the staff.

CONTACT:
  Aileen Johnson
  610.287.8360
  ajohnson@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Perkiomen Valley Library

 
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6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Get to Know SPHERO

Get to Know SPHERO

Sphero BOLT is an app-enabled robotic ball The Sphero BOLT is an app-enabled robotic ball that you can drive and code.

Learn how to program the Sphero to flash its lights, spin, move in different directions, and perform exciting challenges. Have fun playing and learning as a team. Spheros and iPads will be provided.

Two Tuesdays: March 26 and April 23
6:30-8:00 p.m.
AGES 8-12, attending independently

Sign up online for one or both sessions at abingtonfreelibrary.org starting Monday, March 11. 
Space is limited to 12 children per session. Spheros and iPads will be provided.

Questions? Call (215) 885-5180, ext. 128.

The views and opinions expressed in various library programs are solely those of the presenter and do not necessarily represent the views of the Abington Township Public Library or the Friends of Abington Township Public Library.

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CONTACT: Children's Department  215-885-5180, ext128  AbingtonKids1030@gmail.com
LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Community Room

Get to Know SPHERO

Sphero BOLT is an app-enabled robotic ball The Sphero BOLT is an app-enabled robotic ball that you can drive and code.

Learn how to program the Sphero to flash its lights, spin, move in different directions, and perform exciting challenges. Have fun playing and learning as a team. Spheros and iPads will be provided.

Two Tuesdays: March 26 and April 23
6:30-8:00 p.m.
AGES 8-12, attending independently

Sign up online for one or both sessions at abingtonfreelibrary.org starting Monday, March 11. 
Space is limited to 12 children per session. Spheros and iPads will be provided.

Questions? Call (215) 885-5180, ext. 128.

The views and opinions expressed in various library programs are solely those of the presenter and do not necessarily represent the views of the Abington Township Public Library or the Friends of Abington Township Public Library.

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CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  215.885.5180, ext128
  AbingtonKids1030@gmail.com

LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Community Room


Wednesday March 27, 2019
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6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
Spotted Lanternfly Workshop

What is the big deal?  Why is my area under quarantine and what does it mean?
What can I can do, even in winter, to reduce the invasive Spotted  Lanternfly population? 
Presented by Master Gardener Sharon Gross.

CONTACT: Aileen Johnson  610-287-8360  ajohnson@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Perkiomen Valley Library

What is the big deal?  Why is my area under quarantine and what does it mean?
What can I can do, even in winter, to reduce the invasive Spotted  Lanternfly population? 
Presented by Master Gardener Sharon Gross.

CONTACT:
  Aileen Johnson
  610.287.8360
  ajohnson@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Perkiomen Valley Library

 
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10:15 AM
Story Time: Up to Age 6

Up to Age 6      NO REGISTRATION NEEDED

Story times consist of stories, songs, fingerplays, puppets and activities.

There is a simple craft at the all ages story times.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

Up to Age 6      NO REGISTRATION NEEDED

Story times consist of stories, songs, fingerplays, puppets and activities.

There is a simple craft at the all ages story times.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Baby Lap Rap

Simple stories, new and traditional songs, shaker eggs, and rhythm sticks for your baby and you! Ages 0-24 months with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x 205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Simple stories, new and traditional songs, shaker eggs, and rhythm sticks for your baby and you! Ages 0-24 months with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x 205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
New Hanover Township Municipal Building

Bookmobile Stop
New Hanover Township Municipal Building
2943 North Charlotte Street
Gilbertsville, PA 19525

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 Ext. 7  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

Bookmobile Stop
New Hanover Township Municipal Building
2943 North Charlotte Street
Gilbertsville, PA 19525

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 Ext. 7
  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Stay and Play!

Open play time in our Children's Learning Center following story time. Your child can play with our fun educational toys, and you can meet other caregivers. Ages 0-5 with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x 205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Open play time in our Children's Learning Center following story time. Your child can play with our fun educational toys, and you can meet other caregivers. Ages 0-5 with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x 205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Mary's Matinee

Enjoy a free movie in our boardroom the second and fourth Wednesday of each month. Our very own Mary carefully selects a new-release film for your viewing pleasure. This showing: "Colette." Rated R, 112 minutes. Drop in. 

Coming next:
April 10th "The Bookshop" Rated PG, 113 minutes
April 24th "The Wife" Rated R, 100 minutes

CONTACT: Mary Motta  (610) 278-5100, x111  mmotta@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Board Room

Enjoy a free movie in our boardroom the second and fourth Wednesday of each month. Our very own Mary carefully selects a new-release film for your viewing pleasure. This showing: "Colette." Rated R, 112 minutes. Drop in. 

Coming next:
April 10th "The Bookshop" Rated PG, 113 minutes
April 24th "The Wife" Rated R, 100 minutes

CONTACT:
  Mary Motta
  (610) 278.5100, x111
  mmotta@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Board Room

 
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3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
KidsMake: Marble Maze!

Join us for some fun STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, math) activities! March 27: Marble Maze! - Make a marble maze--will yours be the longest one? For kids in grades 1-5. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. Drop in.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x 205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Join us for some fun STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, math) activities! March 27: Marble Maze! - Make a marble maze--will yours be the longest one? For kids in grades 1-5. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. Drop in.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x 205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
MontCo Comic Fest Presents: Spider-Man Into the Spider-verse

Get your web shooters ready for the library’s showing Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse! This past winter’s blockbuster just can’t be missed, though children younger than 12 must be accompanied by a caretaker.

 

CONTACT: Asha Verma  (610) 278-5100 x 0  averma@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library

Get your web shooters ready for the library’s showing Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse! This past winter’s blockbuster just can’t be missed, though children younger than 12 must be accompanied by a caretaker.

 

CONTACT:
  Asha Verma
  (610) 278.5100 x 0
  averma@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library

 
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4:15 PM
CHESS & BOARD GAMES: Grades 1 & up

Grades 1 & up          PREREGISTER

All skill levels welcome!

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

Grades 1 & up          PREREGISTER

All skill levels welcome!

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Homework Helpers

College students are available to help elementary-age children with their homework. For kids in grades 1-5. Drop in. No program January 1.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x 205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

College students are available to help elementary-age children with their homework. For kids in grades 1-5. Drop in. No program January 1.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x 205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Free Individual Tech Help

Need help with your personal devices? We have experts who can help with that and much more.

Volunteer Tech Expert, Tony , offers four 30-minute Tech Help sessions, by appointment only, Wednesdays between 5:30PM and 7:30PM. Tony can help with a variety of topics, from setting up an e-mail account, to formatting documents in Word, to navigating complex websites & forms. Bring your laptop, tablet or handheld device and have your how-to questions answered. Tony will NOT troubleshoot or fix hardware issues, clean viruses/malware, or assist patrons lacking basic skills such as using a keyboard & mouse.

Appointments must be made through the Computer Lab. Limit one appointment per week. Appointments may be made up to 4 weeks in advance.

The library is not liable for any damage to patron equipment that occurs during the help sessions.

Failure to keep or cancel an appointment may result in loss of opportunity to make another appointment.

CONTACT:   (610) 278-5100, x141
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library

Need help with your personal devices? We have experts who can help with that and much more.

Volunteer Tech Expert, Tony , offers four 30-minute Tech Help sessions, by appointment only, Wednesdays between 5:30PM and 7:30PM. Tony can help with a variety of topics, from setting up an e-mail account, to formatting documents in Word, to navigating complex websites & forms. Bring your laptop, tablet or handheld device and have your how-to questions answered. Tony will NOT troubleshoot or fix hardware issues, clean viruses/malware, or assist patrons lacking basic skills such as using a keyboard & mouse.

Appointments must be made through the Computer Lab. Limit one appointment per week. Appointments may be made up to 4 weeks in advance.

The library is not liable for any damage to patron equipment that occurs during the help sessions.

Failure to keep or cancel an appointment may result in loss of opportunity to make another appointment.

CONTACT:
  
  (610) 278.5100, x141
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library

 
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5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Stitch 'n Yarn: Adults

Adults          PREREGISTER

Knitters & crocheters of all skill levels welcome!

Is knitting or crochet your passion, or could it be? Beginners can give it a try with sample needles, hooks, and yarns.

Experienced stitchers can share tips at this casual, adult get- together! Registration is requested, but walk-ins are welcome.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

Adults          PREREGISTER

Knitters & crocheters of all skill levels welcome!

Is knitting or crochet your passion, or could it be? Beginners can give it a try with sample needles, hooks, and yarns.

Experienced stitchers can share tips at this casual, adult get- together! Registration is requested, but walk-ins are welcome.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Elementary Explorers

Join Miss Chrissy for stories and experiments.  

Children in grades K through 3 are welcome.

CONTACT: Lisa Kraljevich  610.970.6551  Lkraljevich@mclinc.org

Join Miss Chrissy for stories and experiments.  

Children in grades K through 3 are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Lisa Kraljevich
  610.970.6551
  Lkraljevich@mclinc.org 

 
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6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Creative Journaling - Ages 12 to Adult
Diana trout and a Creative Journal

Creative Journaling - Ages 12 to Adult

 

Four Wednesdays @ 6:30-8pm
March 6, 13, 20, & 27.

Join Diana Trout 
(artist, author, and journaling enthusiast)

In your personal art journal you don’t have to stay inside the lines. Spilling words, colors, and images in your journal can be like a big, long sigh of relief.

Learn new mixed-media techniques (watercolor, stamps, gesso, collages) for free expression.

Bring your own journal or notebook, other supplies provided.

Register today at the Information Desk, (215-885-5180 x113) or online here!

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CONTACT: Reference Librarians  215-885-5180, ext113  AskAbington@gmail.com
LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Community Room
Diana trout and a Creative Journal

Creative Journaling - Ages 12 to Adult

 

Four Wednesdays @ 6:30-8pm
March 6, 13, 20, & 27.

Join Diana Trout 
(artist, author, and journaling enthusiast)

In your personal art journal you don’t have to stay inside the lines. Spilling words, colors, and images in your journal can be like a big, long sigh of relief.

Learn new mixed-media techniques (watercolor, stamps, gesso, collages) for free expression.

Bring your own journal or notebook, other supplies provided.

Register today at the Information Desk, (215-885-5180 x113) or online here!

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CONTACT:
  Reference Librarians
  215.885.5180, ext113
  AskAbington@gmail.com

LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Community Room

Thursday March 28, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Preschool Storytime

Ages 2-5 with adult.  Stories, songs, and fingerplays introducing early literacy skills.
Registration requested. Call 610-287-8360.

CONTACT: Aileen Johnson  610-287-8360  ajohnson@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Perkiomen Valley Library

Ages 2-5 with adult.  Stories, songs, and fingerplays introducing early literacy skills.
Registration requested. Call 610-287-8360.

CONTACT:
  Aileen Johnson
  610.287.8360
  ajohnson@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Perkiomen Valley Library

 
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10:15 AM
Story Time: Up to Age 6

Up to Age 6      NO REGISTRATION NEEDED

'Henry The Hungry Hound'

Special Guest...Local Author--Theresa Cocci

Story times consist of stories, songs, fingerplays, puppets and activities.

There is a simple craft at the all ages story times.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

Up to Age 6      NO REGISTRATION NEEDED

'Henry The Hungry Hound'

Special Guest...Local Author--Theresa Cocci

Story times consist of stories, songs, fingerplays, puppets and activities.

There is a simple craft at the all ages story times.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Toddler Tickle Tales

Stories, songs, rhymes, and movement activities for young preschoolers. Ages 2 to 3 with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x 205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Stories, songs, rhymes, and movement activities for young preschoolers. Ages 2 to 3 with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x 205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Mother Goose Lap Sit

Pediatricians and early childhood educators have reported that it's never too early to read to your baby.

In fact, studies show that children whose parents read to them get a head start on the skills they need to learn to read. At present, one third of children starting kindergarten do not have the skills they need to learn to read.

This is where Mother Goose Baby Lapsit can help!

Ages 2 and Under with Parent or Guardian

CONTACT: Lisa Kraljevich  610.970.6551  Lkraljevich@mclinc.org

Pediatricians and early childhood educators have reported that it's never too early to read to your baby.

In fact, studies show that children whose parents read to them get a head start on the skills they need to learn to read. At present, one third of children starting kindergarten do not have the skills they need to learn to read.

This is where Mother Goose Baby Lapsit can help!

Ages 2 and Under with Parent or Guardian

CONTACT:
  Lisa Kraljevich
  610.970.6551
  Lkraljevich@mclinc.org 

 
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11:00 AM
Roslyn Branch Pre-school Story Times for ages 3-5

Roslyn Branch Pre-school Story Times for ages 3-5

 

rabbitThursdays, at 11 a.m.
Stories, rhymes, and crafts.

March 28–May 23

Registration starts March 11.
Sign up here online, go to Roslyn Branch Library, 215-886-9818, or email: mmitchell@mclinc.org

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CONTACT: Meg Mitchell  215-886-9818  mmitchell@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Roslyn Branch Library
There are many spaces available.

Roslyn Branch Pre-school Story Times for ages 3-5

 

rabbitThursdays, at 11 a.m.
Stories, rhymes, and crafts.

March 28–May 23

Registration starts March 11.
Sign up here online, go to Roslyn Branch Library, 215-886-9818, or email: mmitchell@mclinc.org

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CONTACT:
  Meg Mitchell
  215.886.9818
  mmitchell@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Roslyn Branch Library

There are many spaces available.

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Join Us for Story Time!

Join Us for Story Time!

 

Join Us for Story Time! baby animals with their caregivers!Come as often as you like. No registration is required. All children must be accompanied by a parent/caregiver.


MONDAYS, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Jan. 7–Feb. 18; March 11–April 15
Stories, songs, movement activities and crafts presented by Library staff
All ages are welcome. This program might be most fun and educational for ages three to five.

TUESDAYS, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Jan. 8–Feb. 19; March 12–April 16
Stories, songs, movement activities and crafts presented by Library staff
All ages are welcome. This program might be most fun and educational for twos and threes.

THURSDAYS, 11:00-11:30 a.m.
Now through May 16, 2019
(No session on April 18)
Stories, songs and movement activities presented by members of
Jenkintown Kiwanis Club and Library staff. All ages are welcome. 


We also offer “Oh, Baby!” story times for ages 8-23 months.
Please visit our Children's Department or call (215) 885-5180, ext. 128, for more details.

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CONTACT: Children's Department  215-885-5180, ext128  AbingtonKids1030@gmail.com
LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Community Room

Join Us for Story Time!

 

Join Us for Story Time! baby animals with their caregivers!Come as often as you like. No registration is required. All children must be accompanied by a parent/caregiver.


MONDAYS, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Jan. 7–Feb. 18; March 11–April 15
Stories, songs, movement activities and crafts presented by Library staff
All ages are welcome. This program might be most fun and educational for ages three to five.

TUESDAYS, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Jan. 8–Feb. 19; March 12–April 16
Stories, songs, movement activities and crafts presented by Library staff
All ages are welcome. This program might be most fun and educational for twos and threes.

THURSDAYS, 11:00-11:30 a.m.
Now through May 16, 2019
(No session on April 18)
Stories, songs and movement activities presented by members of
Jenkintown Kiwanis Club and Library staff. All ages are welcome. 


We also offer “Oh, Baby!” story times for ages 8-23 months.
Please visit our Children's Department or call (215) 885-5180, ext. 128, for more details.

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CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  215.885.5180, ext128
  AbingtonKids1030@gmail.com

LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Community Room

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Stay and Play!

Open play time in our Children's Learning Center following story time. Your child can play with our fun educational toys, and you can meet other caregivers. Ages 0-5 with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x 205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Open play time in our Children's Learning Center following story time. Your child can play with our fun educational toys, and you can meet other caregivers. Ages 0-5 with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x 205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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11:15 AM
Drop In Discovery Zone: Age 3 & up & Caregiver

Age 3 & up & Parent/Adult     NO REGISTRATION NEEDED

Children and their adults are welcome to come play with the library's educational games and activities.

Discover creative and fun activities related to science, technology, engineering, and math - STEM!

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

Age 3 & up & Parent/Adult     NO REGISTRATION NEEDED

Children and their adults are welcome to come play with the library's educational games and activities.

Discover creative and fun activities related to science, technology, engineering, and math - STEM!

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Montgomery Township Community & Recreation Center

Bookmobile Stop
Montgomery Township Community & Recreation Center
1030 Horsham Road
Montgomeryville, PA 18936

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 Ext. 7  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

Bookmobile Stop
Montgomery Township Community & Recreation Center
1030 Horsham Road
Montgomeryville, PA 18936

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 Ext. 7
  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

 
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12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Towamencin Township: Calvary Baptist Church

Bookmobile Stop
Calvary Baptist Church
1380 South Valley Forge Road
Lansdale, PA 19446

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 Ext. 7  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

Bookmobile Stop
Calvary Baptist Church
1380 South Valley Forge Road
Lansdale, PA 19446

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 Ext. 7
  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Writers Assemble

Join a monthly writing club!  Meet other people who love to write.  Come to write, or to get or give feedback.  No advanced registration required.

CONTACT: Aileen Johnson  610-287-8360  ajohnson@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Perkiomen Valley Library

Join a monthly writing club!  Meet other people who love to write.  Come to write, or to get or give feedback.  No advanced registration required.

CONTACT:
  Aileen Johnson
  610.287.8360
  ajohnson@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Perkiomen Valley Library

 
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6:00 PM
Basic/Gentle Yoga: Teens & Adults

Teens & Adults     PREREGISTER

Beginners welcome. Gentle yoga for good health and stress relief with a certified instructor.

$5 suggested donation for each class.

Bring your own yoga mat.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

Teens & Adults     PREREGISTER

Beginners welcome. Gentle yoga for good health and stress relief with a certified instructor.

$5 suggested donation for each class.

Bring your own yoga mat.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Free Individual Tech Help

Volunteer Tech Expert, Rashaad , offers three 30-minute Tech Help sessions, by appointment only, Thursdays between 6:00PM and 7:30PM. Rashaad can help with a variety of topics, from setting up an e-mail account, to formatting documents in Word, to navigating complex websites & forms. Bring your laptop, tablet or handheld device and have your how-to questions answered. Rashaad will NOT troubleshoot or fix hardware issues, clean viruses/malware, or assist patrons lacking basic skills such as using a keyboard & mouse.Need help with your personal devices? We have experts who can help with that and much more.

Appointments must be made through the Computer Lab. Limit one appointment per week. Appointments may be made up to 4 weeks in advance.

The library is not liable for any damage to patron equipment that occurs during the help sessions.

Failure to keep or cancel an appointment may result in loss of opportunity to make another appointment.

CONTACT:   (610) 278-5100, x141
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library

Volunteer Tech Expert, Rashaad , offers three 30-minute Tech Help sessions, by appointment only, Thursdays between 6:00PM and 7:30PM. Rashaad can help with a variety of topics, from setting up an e-mail account, to formatting documents in Word, to navigating complex websites & forms. Bring your laptop, tablet or handheld device and have your how-to questions answered. Rashaad will NOT troubleshoot or fix hardware issues, clean viruses/malware, or assist patrons lacking basic skills such as using a keyboard & mouse.Need help with your personal devices? We have experts who can help with that and much more.

Appointments must be made through the Computer Lab. Limit one appointment per week. Appointments may be made up to 4 weeks in advance.

The library is not liable for any damage to patron equipment that occurs during the help sessions.

Failure to keep or cancel an appointment may result in loss of opportunity to make another appointment.

CONTACT:
  
  (610) 278.5100, x141
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
NASD Art Gallery Night

Norristown area students display their fabulous art creations in the Children's Department and the first floor lobby area. Musical entertainment provided by a combined middle school/high school jazz band. Light refreshments will be served. All ages. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x 205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Norristown area students display their fabulous art creations in the Children's Department and the first floor lobby area. Musical entertainment provided by a combined middle school/high school jazz band. Light refreshments will be served. All ages. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x 205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Friday March 29, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
American Mahjong

American Mahjong

Friday mornings from 10 a.m. until noon in Mezzanine meeting room.

Beginners welcome.

Experienced players may bring their own cards or Mahjong set

 

CONTACT: Carolyn Wiker  610-970-6551  cwiker@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Pottstown Regional Public Library

American Mahjong

Friday mornings from 10 a.m. until noon in Mezzanine meeting room.

Beginners welcome.

Experienced players may bring their own cards or Mahjong set

 

CONTACT:
  Carolyn Wiker
  610.970.6551
  cwiker@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Pottstown Regional Public Library

 
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10:30 AM
KUMON Math Story Time: Ages 3--6

Ages 3--6      PREREGISTER

Getting a Jump Start in Math Skills: How to be Kindergarten Ready 

presented by Kumon Math & Reading Center of Royersford

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

Ages 3--6      PREREGISTER

Getting a Jump Start in Math Skills: How to be Kindergarten Ready 

presented by Kumon Math & Reading Center of Royersford

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2016 Session 3

This course, held in three sessions, introduces the student to Microsoft Excel 2016, a spreadsheet program used for handling large amounts of data or for managing numbers and equations, such as in a budget.

Taught on consecutive Fridays.

(Pre-requisite: In-lab demonstration of basic computing skillset, 10 min.)

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED!

 

CONTACT: MC-NPL Computer Lab  610-278-5100 ex 141
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Computer Lab

This course, held in three sessions, introduces the student to Microsoft Excel 2016, a spreadsheet program used for handling large amounts of data or for managing numbers and equations, such as in a budget.

Taught on consecutive Fridays.

(Pre-requisite: In-lab demonstration of basic computing skillset, 10 min.)

PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED!

 

CONTACT:
  MC-NPL Computer Lab
  610.278.5100 ex 141
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Computer Lab

 
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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Montgomery Township Community & Recreation Center

Bookmobile Stop
Montgomery Township Community & Recreation Center
1030 Horsham Road
Montgomeryville, PA 18936

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 Ext. 7  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

Bookmobile Stop
Montgomery Township Community & Recreation Center
1030 Horsham Road
Montgomeryville, PA 18936

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 Ext. 7
  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

 
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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Upper Frederick Township Building

Bookmoblie Stop
Upper Fredrick Township Building
3205 Big Road
Zieglerville, PA 19492

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 Ext. 7  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

Bookmoblie Stop
Upper Fredrick Township Building
3205 Big Road
Zieglerville, PA 19492

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 Ext. 7
  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

 
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11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Playdate on Avondale Ave

Playdate on Avondale Ave

 

Playdate toysAges 2-5 and their caregivers

Drop in to the Roslyn Branch Library on Friday mornings between 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. with your toddlers and preschoolers.

Educational toys and a sensory activity provided. 

For information, contact Roslyn Branch Library, 215-886-9818 or mmitchell@mclinc.org

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CONTACT: Meg Mitchell  215-886-9818  mmitchell@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Roslyn Branch Library

Playdate on Avondale Ave

 

Playdate toysAges 2-5 and their caregivers

Drop in to the Roslyn Branch Library on Friday mornings between 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. with your toddlers and preschoolers.

Educational toys and a sensory activity provided. 

For information, contact Roslyn Branch Library, 215-886-9818 or mmitchell@mclinc.org

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CONTACT:
  Meg Mitchell
  215.886.9818
  mmitchell@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Roslyn Branch Library

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Stitch and Chat

Stitch and Chat

 

Stitch and ChatFriday afternoons at 1:00 p.m.

Join our crafters. 

Bring a small project to work on or start a project with our materials.

Questions? 
Call 215-886-9818, email mmitchell@mclinc.org, or come to the Roslyn Library.

The views and opinions expressed in various library programs are solely those of the presenter and do not necessarily represent the views of the Abington Township Public Library or the Friends of Abington Township Public Library.

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CONTACT: Meg Mitchell  215-886-9818  mmitchell@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Roslyn Branch Library

Stitch and Chat

 

Stitch and ChatFriday afternoons at 1:00 p.m.

Join our crafters. 

Bring a small project to work on or start a project with our materials.

Questions? 
Call 215-886-9818, email mmitchell@mclinc.org, or come to the Roslyn Library.

The views and opinions expressed in various library programs are solely those of the presenter and do not necessarily represent the views of the Abington Township Public Library or the Friends of Abington Township Public Library.

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CONTACT:
  Meg Mitchell
  215.886.9818
  mmitchell@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Roslyn Branch Library

 
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1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Skippack Township: TD Bank

Bookmobile Stop
TD Bank
4309 West Skippack Pike
Skippack, PA 19474

 

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 Ext. 7  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

Bookmobile Stop
TD Bank
4309 West Skippack Pike
Skippack, PA 19474

 

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 Ext. 7
  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

 
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1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Upper Providence Township Recreation Center

Bookmobile Stop
Upper Providence Township Recreation Center
499 Hopwood Road
Collegeville, PA 19426

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 Ext. 7  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

Bookmobile Stop
Upper Providence Township Recreation Center
499 Hopwood Road
Collegeville, PA 19426

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 Ext. 7
  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Free Individual Tech Help

Need help with your personal devices? We have experts who can help with that and much more.

Volunteer Tech Guru, Ash, offers two 30-minute Tech Help sessions, by appointment only, Fridays between 3PM and 4PM. Ash can help with a variety of topics, from setting up an e-mail account, to formatting documents in Word, to navigating complex websites & forms. Bring your laptop, tablet or handheld device and have your how-to questions answered. Ash will NOT troubleshoot or fix hardware issues, clean viruses/malware, or assist patrons lacking basic skills such as using a keyboard & mouse.

Appointments must be made through the Computer Lab. Limit one appointment per week. Appointments may be made up to 4 weeks in advance.

The library is not liable for any damage to patron equipment that occurs during the help sessions.

Failure to keep or cancel an appointment may result in loss of opportunity to make another appointment.

CONTACT:   (610) 278-5100, x141
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library

Need help with your personal devices? We have experts who can help with that and much more.

Volunteer Tech Guru, Ash, offers two 30-minute Tech Help sessions, by appointment only, Fridays between 3PM and 4PM. Ash can help with a variety of topics, from setting up an e-mail account, to formatting documents in Word, to navigating complex websites & forms. Bring your laptop, tablet or handheld device and have your how-to questions answered. Ash will NOT troubleshoot or fix hardware issues, clean viruses/malware, or assist patrons lacking basic skills such as using a keyboard & mouse.

Appointments must be made through the Computer Lab. Limit one appointment per week. Appointments may be made up to 4 weeks in advance.

The library is not liable for any damage to patron equipment that occurs during the help sessions.

Failure to keep or cancel an appointment may result in loss of opportunity to make another appointment.

CONTACT:
  
  (610) 278.5100, x141
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Free Hatha Yoga Class

Enjoy beginners' Hatha Yoga! Learn the basic poses and alignments of this ancient and popular practice!  No experience needed. Please wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothing.  

Library Volunteer Ash Aragam, a certified Yoga instructor, will conduct the sessions. Yoga mats are provided, but patrons are encouraged to bring their own if they have one.  Please consult your doctor/therapist before attending.

Pre-registration is strongly encouraged. Register with the Computer Lab. This event is held in the Childrens Learning Center on the second floor. 

CONTACT:   (610)-278-5100, x141
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Enjoy beginners' Hatha Yoga! Learn the basic poses and alignments of this ancient and popular practice!  No experience needed. Please wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothing.  

Library Volunteer Ash Aragam, a certified Yoga instructor, will conduct the sessions. Yoga mats are provided, but patrons are encouraged to bring their own if they have one.  Please consult your doctor/therapist before attending.

Pre-registration is strongly encouraged. Register with the Computer Lab. This event is held in the Childrens Learning Center on the second floor. 

CONTACT:
  
  (610).278.5100, x141
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Saturday March 30, 2019
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10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Hatfield Township: Ralph's Corner
Bookmobile Stop
Ralph’s Corner Shopping Center (Kohls)
2333 West Main Street
Lansdale, PA 19446
 
Closed for lunch 12:30-1:30PM
CONTACT:   610-278-5100 Ext. 7  bookmobiles@mclinc.org
Bookmobile Stop
Ralph’s Corner Shopping Center (Kohls)
2333 West Main Street
Lansdale, PA 19446
 
Closed for lunch 12:30-1:30PM
CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 Ext. 7
  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

 
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Candy Bar Bingo

All ages! Join us for bingo and snacks! Bring a full sized candy bar along to add to the prizes. Sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Collegeville Area. Registration requested. Call 610-287-8360.  

CONTACT: Aileen Johnson  610-287-8360  ajohnson@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Perkiomen Valley Library

All ages! Join us for bingo and snacks! Bring a full sized candy bar along to add to the prizes. Sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Collegeville Area. Registration requested. Call 610-287-8360.  

CONTACT:
  Aileen Johnson
  610.287.8360
  ajohnson@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Perkiomen Valley Library

 
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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Douglass Township: Gilbertsville Shopping Center

Bookmobile Stop
Gilbertsville Shopping Center (Weis Market)
1050 East Philadelphia Avenue
Gilbertsville, PA 19525

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 Ext. 7  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

Bookmobile Stop
Gilbertsville Shopping Center (Weis Market)
1050 East Philadelphia Avenue
Gilbertsville, PA 19525

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 Ext. 7
  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Bunny Painting Craft

Join Miss Mindy for some fun painting with Cotton Balls!  We will have a Bunny Peeps Outline to make a colorful Spring piece of art!

This Program is for All Ages!

PLEASE REGISTER - you can sign up at the Childrens Department Desk or contact Lisa Kralijevich at Lkraljevich@mclinc.org or 610-970-6551

CONTACT: Lisa Kraljevich  610.970.6551  Lkraljevich@mclinc.org

Join Miss Mindy for some fun painting with Cotton Balls!  We will have a Bunny Peeps Outline to make a colorful Spring piece of art!

This Program is for All Ages!

PLEASE REGISTER - you can sign up at the Childrens Department Desk or contact Lisa Kralijevich at Lkraljevich@mclinc.org or 610-970-6551

CONTACT:
  Lisa Kraljevich
  610.970.6551
  Lkraljevich@mclinc.org 

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Trouble Navigating the Computer?

Trouble Navigating the Computer?

 

Navigate your computer!

On Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. and Mondays from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Roslyn Library will have computer docents available to help you.

The sessions will cover:

  • basic computer skills 
  • the Internet
  • email
  • Microsoft Word

Please call 215-886-9818, visit Roslyn Branch Library, 2412 Avondale Avenue, Roslyn, PA 19001 or email mmitchell@mclinc.org to register. 
We will match you with an available computer docent. 

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CONTACT: Meg Mitchell  215-886-9818  mmitchell@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Roslyn Branch Library

Trouble Navigating the Computer?

 

Navigate your computer!

On Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. and Mondays from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Roslyn Library will have computer docents available to help you.

The sessions will cover:

  • basic computer skills 
  • the Internet
  • email
  • Microsoft Word

Please call 215-886-9818, visit Roslyn Branch Library, 2412 Avondale Avenue, Roslyn, PA 19001 or email mmitchell@mclinc.org to register. 
We will match you with an available computer docent. 

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CONTACT:
  Meg Mitchell
  215.886.9818
  mmitchell@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Roslyn Branch Library

 
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11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Lunch& Learn: How To Plan And Finance Your Small Business

~Learn how to plan and finance your small business while enjoying lunch! Get tips from representatives of TD Bank, the Norristown Small Business Assistance Center, and the Enterprise Center on money and your small business.

The Norristown Small Business Assistance Center is a project of the Municipality of Norristown and is funded with Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds the municipality receives from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

Please call (610) 278-5100, ext. 2 to register to ensure your spot and your lunch

CONTACT:  Patricia Kelly-Evans   610-278-5100, x2   PKellyEvans@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Board Room

~Learn how to plan and finance your small business while enjoying lunch! Get tips from representatives of TD Bank, the Norristown Small Business Assistance Center, and the Enterprise Center on money and your small business.

The Norristown Small Business Assistance Center is a project of the Municipality of Norristown and is funded with Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds the municipality receives from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

Please call (610) 278-5100, ext. 2 to register to ensure your spot and your lunch

CONTACT:
   Patricia Kelly-Evans
   610.278.5100, x2
   PKellyEvans@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Board Room

 
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Knitting & Fiber Crafts Club

Love to knit, crochet, quilt or sew? Share your passion for all things fiber!

Our Knitting & Fiber Crafts Club meets the first and third Saturday of each month*. Bring a project to work on, or even a completed project to show off. We welcome all skill levels, but note that this is not a formal class. Please bring your own supplies and tools.  Drop in. 

This meeting will be in the Library's Main Reading Room.

*In March, we will be meeting for a record three times. The first, third, AND FIFTH Saturday! There will only be one meeting in April (the third Saturday) since the library will be abuzz with anime/art/comic fanatics for Montco's Comic Fest.

CONTACT: Erin Corry  (610) 278-5100, x111  erin.b.corry@gmail.com
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Board Room

Love to knit, crochet, quilt or sew? Share your passion for all things fiber!

Our Knitting & Fiber Crafts Club meets the first and third Saturday of each month*. Bring a project to work on, or even a completed project to show off. We welcome all skill levels, but note that this is not a formal class. Please bring your own supplies and tools.  Drop in. 

This meeting will be in the Library's Main Reading Room.

*In March, we will be meeting for a record three times. The first, third, AND FIFTH Saturday! There will only be one meeting in April (the third Saturday) since the library will be abuzz with anime/art/comic fanatics for Montco's Comic Fest.

CONTACT:
  Erin Corry
  (610) 278.5100, x111
  erin.b.corry@gmail.com

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Board Room

 
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
MontcoWorks For You

Learn how MontcoWorks helps Businesses, Planners, Job Seekers, Teens, and Young Adults .

CONTACT: Patricia Kelly-Evans  610-278-5100, x2  PKellyEvans@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Board Room

Learn how MontcoWorks helps Businesses, Planners, Job Seekers, Teens, and Young Adults .

CONTACT:
  Patricia Kelly-Evans
  610.278.5100, x2
  PKellyEvans@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Board Room

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
West Norriton Township: Willowbrook Apartments

Bookmobile Stop
Willowbrook Apartments
825 Willowbrook Drive
Jeffersonville, PA 19403
 

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 Ext. 7  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

Bookmobile Stop
Willowbrook Apartments
825 Willowbrook Drive
Jeffersonville, PA 19403
 

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 Ext. 7
  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

Monday April 1, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Join Us for Story Time!

Join Us for Story Time!

 

Join Us for Story Time! baby animals with their caregivers!Come as often as you like. No registration is required. All children must be accompanied by a parent/caregiver.


MONDAYS, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
 Jan. 7–Feb. 18; March 11–April 15
Stories, songs, movement activities and crafts presented by Library staff
All ages are welcome. This program might be most fun and educational for ages three to five.

TUESDAYS, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Jan. 8–Feb. 19; March 12–April 16
Stories, songs, movement activities and crafts presented by Library staff
All ages are welcome. This program might be most fun and educational for twos and threes.

THURSDAYS, 11:00-11:30 a.m.
Now through May 16, 2019
(No session on April 18)
Stories, songs and movement activities presented by members of
Jenkintown Kiwanis Club and Library staff. All ages are welcome. 


We also offer “Oh, Baby!” story times for ages 8-23 months.
Please visit our Children's Department or call (215) 885-5180, ext. 128, for more details.

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CONTACT: Children's Department  215-885-5180, ext128  AbingtonKids1030@gmail.com
LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Community Room

Join Us for Story Time!

 

Join Us for Story Time! baby animals with their caregivers!Come as often as you like. No registration is required. All children must be accompanied by a parent/caregiver.


MONDAYS, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
 Jan. 7–Feb. 18; March 11–April 15
Stories, songs, movement activities and crafts presented by Library staff
All ages are welcome. This program might be most fun and educational for ages three to five.

TUESDAYS, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Jan. 8–Feb. 19; March 12–April 16
Stories, songs, movement activities and crafts presented by Library staff
All ages are welcome. This program might be most fun and educational for twos and threes.

THURSDAYS, 11:00-11:30 a.m.
Now through May 16, 2019
(No session on April 18)
Stories, songs and movement activities presented by members of
Jenkintown Kiwanis Club and Library staff. All ages are welcome. 


We also offer “Oh, Baby!” story times for ages 8-23 months.
Please visit our Children's Department or call (215) 885-5180, ext. 128, for more details.

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CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  215.885.5180, ext128
  AbingtonKids1030@gmail.com

LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Community Room

 
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11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
East Norriton Township: Norriton Square

Bookmobile Stop
Norriton Square Shopping Center (ShopRite)
55 East Germantown Pike
Norristown, PA 19401

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 Ext. 7  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

Bookmobile Stop
Norriton Square Shopping Center (ShopRite)
55 East Germantown Pike
Norristown, PA 19401

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 Ext. 7
  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

 
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11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Worcester Township: Merrymead Farm

Bookmobile Stop
Merrymead Farm
2222 S. Valley Forge Road
Lansdale, PA 19446

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 Ext. 7  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

Bookmobile Stop
Merrymead Farm
2222 S. Valley Forge Road
Lansdale, PA 19446

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 Ext. 7
  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

 
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Countdown To Comic Fest: Dartnite – Infinity War!

Countdown To Comic Fest kicks off with a special themed Dartnite session! Find the Infinity Stones throughout the library and return them to your team’s base. Bring the fun of Fortnite into the real world while exploring the library’s collection! 

Registration encouraged at Front Desk.

CONTACT: Asha Verma  610-278-5100 x 0  averma@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library

Countdown To Comic Fest kicks off with a special themed Dartnite session! Find the Infinity Stones throughout the library and return them to your team’s base. Bring the fun of Fortnite into the real world while exploring the library’s collection! 

Registration encouraged at Front Desk.

CONTACT:
  Asha Verma
  610.278.5100 x 0
  averma@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library

 
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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Homework Helpers

College students are available to help elementary-age children with their homework. For kids in grades 1-5. Drop in. No program January 1.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x 205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

College students are available to help elementary-age children with their homework. For kids in grades 1-5. Drop in. No program January 1.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x 205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tai Chi

Tai Chi 

Learn a variety of standard or health forms.

Martha Porter Community Room

Wear comfortable clothes and shoes

Donations welcome, but not required

 

CONTACT: Carolyn Wiker  610-970-6551  cwiker@mclinc.org

Tai Chi 

Learn a variety of standard or health forms.

Martha Porter Community Room

Wear comfortable clothes and shoes

Donations welcome, but not required

 

CONTACT:
  Carolyn Wiker
  610.970.6551
  cwiker@mclinc.org

 
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6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
College Essay Boot Camp

College Essay Boot Camp - FULL

 

College Essay BootcampTeens’ workshop - Mon, April 1, 6:30-8:00 pm

Get started on your college application essay with expert advice from writing coach Linda George. Discover tips for writing a resume and learn pointers for creating concise, original, and insightful essays that impress admission counselors.

NOTE: These workshops are offered to teens and parents separately. The teens’ workshop will focus on boosting college application essay writing skills and preparing a resume. The parents’ workshop will provide tools to help their prospective college students with the application process.

Limited spots available!
Register online or at the Information Desk 215-885-5180, ext. 113

Also see: Parents’ workshop - Mon, April 8, 6:30-8:00 pm

The views and opinions expressed in various library programs are solely those of the presenter and do not necessarily represent the views of the Abington Township Public Library or the Friends of Abington Township Public Library.

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CONTACT: Reference Librarians  215-885-5180,ext 113  AskAbington@gmail.com
LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Community Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

College Essay Boot Camp - FULL

 

College Essay BootcampTeens’ workshop - Mon, April 1, 6:30-8:00 pm

Get started on your college application essay with expert advice from writing coach Linda George. Discover tips for writing a resume and learn pointers for creating concise, original, and insightful essays that impress admission counselors.

NOTE: These workshops are offered to teens and parents separately. The teens’ workshop will focus on boosting college application essay writing skills and preparing a resume. The parents’ workshop will provide tools to help their prospective college students with the application process.

Limited spots available!
Register online or at the Information Desk 215-885-5180, ext. 113

Also see: Parents’ workshop - Mon, April 8, 6:30-8:00 pm

The views and opinions expressed in various library programs are solely those of the presenter and do not necessarily represent the views of the Abington Township Public Library or the Friends of Abington Township Public Library.

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CONTACT:
  Reference Librarians
  215.885.5180,ext 113
  AskAbington@gmail.com

LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Community Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Yoga

Teens and adults. $5 per class.    (50% of class fee benefits the Perkiomen Valley Library)  Join Adjoa Amoah-Aggrey, RYT, for all levels of yoga.  Bring a mat and wear comfortable clothing.  Beginners welcome!   Email questions to yoga.vaayu@gmail.com.

CONTACT: Aileen Johnson  610-287-8360  ajohnson@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Perkiomen Valley Library

Teens and adults. $5 per class.    (50% of class fee benefits the Perkiomen Valley Library)  Join Adjoa Amoah-Aggrey, RYT, for all levels of yoga.  Bring a mat and wear comfortable clothing.  Beginners welcome!   Email questions to yoga.vaayu@gmail.com.

CONTACT:
  Aileen Johnson
  610.287.8360
  ajohnson@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Perkiomen Valley Library

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Master Gardener Talks at Roslyn Branch Library

Master Gardener Talks at Roslyn Branch Library

Raised Bed Gardening with Rachel Davies
Monday, March 25, 7-8 p.m.

Learn about the “who, what, why, when, where, and how” of raised bed gardening. Come and share tips and techniques.


Lush Landscapes for Small Spaces with Dr. Mary McKnight-Seltzer
Monday, April 1, 7-8 p.m.

Want to do the most with the yard you have? Even postage stamp-sized yards can become lush, creative, and rewarding. Learn techniques to enhance your yard with plants that bring color, interest, and cohesiveness: a cozy retreat!


Container Gardening with Vegetables with Leslie Bass
Monday, April 22, 
7-8 p.m.
This year take your vegetable garden to a new level – in containers! Growing vegetables in containers is always an option, especially when garden space is not available or convenient. This talk will highlight recommended techniques and vegetable selections. Get growing, and eat what you grow!



Sign up online here by clicking on the date you want,in the Roslyn Branch Library, 2412 Avondale Avenue, Roslyn, PA  19001
Call: 215-886-9818, or email: mmitchell@mclinc.org 
Sign up for the entire series or register for each program separately.

All Presenters are Master Gardener Volunteers from the Montgomery County Cooperative Extension. 

Master Gardeners are volunteers trained by the Penn State Cooperative Extension. 
Once they complete their training, Master Gardeners help the Extension better serve the home gardening public by answering questions, speaking to groups, working with 4-H horticultural projects, participating in civic beautification, maintain demonstration gardens, teaching plant sciences and horticulture, maintaining their web site, and in many other ways. Master Gardeners are willing and able to educate individuals and groups in gardening topics such as plant selection, composting, soil improvement, pest control, vegetable and flower gardening, pruning, and more.

 

The views and opinions expressed in various library programs are solely those of the presenter and do not necessarily represent the views of the Abington Township Public Library or the Friends of Abington Township Public Library.

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CONTACT: Meg Mitchell  215-886-9818  mmitchell@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Roslyn Branch Library
There are many spaces available.

Master Gardener Talks at Roslyn Branch Library

Raised Bed Gardening with Rachel Davies
Monday, March 25, 7-8 p.m.

Learn about the “who, what, why, when, where, and how” of raised bed gardening. Come and share tips and techniques.


Lush Landscapes for Small Spaces with Dr. Mary McKnight-Seltzer
Monday, April 1, 7-8 p.m.

Want to do the most with the yard you have? Even postage stamp-sized yards can become lush, creative, and rewarding. Learn techniques to enhance your yard with plants that bring color, interest, and cohesiveness: a cozy retreat!


Container Gardening with Vegetables with Leslie Bass
Monday, April 22, 
7-8 p.m.
This year take your vegetable garden to a new level – in containers! Growing vegetables in containers is always an option, especially when garden space is not available or convenient. This talk will highlight recommended techniques and vegetable selections. Get growing, and eat what you grow!



Sign up online here by clicking on the date you want,in the Roslyn Branch Library, 2412 Avondale Avenue, Roslyn, PA  19001
Call: 215-886-9818, or email: mmitchell@mclinc.org 
Sign up for the entire series or register for each program separately.

All Presenters are Master Gardener Volunteers from the Montgomery County Cooperative Extension. 

Master Gardeners are volunteers trained by the Penn State Cooperative Extension. 
Once they complete their training, Master Gardeners help the Extension better serve the home gardening public by answering questions, speaking to groups, working with 4-H horticultural projects, participating in civic beautification, maintain demonstration gardens, teaching plant sciences and horticulture, maintaining their web site, and in many other ways. Master Gardeners are willing and able to educate individuals and groups in gardening topics such as plant selection, composting, soil improvement, pest control, vegetable and flower gardening, pruning, and more.

 

The views and opinions expressed in various library programs are solely those of the presenter and do not necessarily represent the views of the Abington Township Public Library or the Friends of Abington Township Public Library.

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CONTACT:
  Meg Mitchell
  215.886.9818
  mmitchell@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Roslyn Branch Library

There are many spaces available.

Tuesday April 2, 2019
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9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Baby Storytime

Ages 6-24 mos. with adult.  Enjoy stories, songs, and finger plays.
Held upstairs in the Children's area.

CONTACT: Aileen Johnson  610-287-8360  ajohnson@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Perkiomen Valley Library

Ages 6-24 mos. with adult.  Enjoy stories, songs, and finger plays.
Held upstairs in the Children's area.

CONTACT:
  Aileen Johnson
  610.287.8360
  ajohnson@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Perkiomen Valley Library

 
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Join Us for Story Time!

Join Us for Story Time!

 

Join Us for Story Time! baby animals with their caregivers!Come as often as you like. No registration is required. All children must be accompanied by a parent/caregiver.


MONDAYS, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Jan. 7–Feb. 18; March 11–April 15
Stories, songs, movement activities and crafts presented by Library staff
All ages are welcome. This program might be most fun and educational for ages three to five.

TUESDAYS, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Jan. 8–Feb. 19; March 12–April 16
Stories, songs, movement activities and crafts presented by Library staff
All ages are welcome. This program might be most fun and educational for twos and threes.

THURSDAYS, 11:00-11:30 a.m.
Now through May 16, 2019
(No session on April 18)
Stories, songs and movement activities presented by members of
Jenkintown Kiwanis Club and Library staff. All ages are welcome. 


We also offer “Oh, Baby!” story times for ages 8-23 months.
Please visit our Children's Department or call (215) 885-5180, ext. 128, for more details.

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CONTACT: Children's Department  215-885-5180, ext128  AbingtonKids1030@gmail.com
LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Community Room

Join Us for Story Time!

 

Join Us for Story Time! baby animals with their caregivers!Come as often as you like. No registration is required. All children must be accompanied by a parent/caregiver.


MONDAYS, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Jan. 7–Feb. 18; March 11–April 15
Stories, songs, movement activities and crafts presented by Library staff
All ages are welcome. This program might be most fun and educational for ages three to five.

TUESDAYS, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Jan. 8–Feb. 19; March 12–April 16
Stories, songs, movement activities and crafts presented by Library staff
All ages are welcome. This program might be most fun and educational for twos and threes.

THURSDAYS, 11:00-11:30 a.m.
Now through May 16, 2019
(No session on April 18)
Stories, songs and movement activities presented by members of
Jenkintown Kiwanis Club and Library staff. All ages are welcome. 


We also offer “Oh, Baby!” story times for ages 8-23 months.
Please visit our Children's Department or call (215) 885-5180, ext. 128, for more details.

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CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  215.885.5180, ext128
  AbingtonKids1030@gmail.com

LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Community Room

 
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Pre-K Adventures

Activities are aimed at developing skills for Kindergarten, with stories, crafts, fun movement songs, and hands-on activities. For children ages 3-1/2 to 5 and their caregivers. Drop in. 

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 X 205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Activities are aimed at developing skills for Kindergarten, with stories, crafts, fun movement songs, and hands-on activities. For children ages 3-1/2 to 5 and their caregivers. Drop in. 

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 X 205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Baby Days ages 6 months - 2 years
Rubber Ducky

Baby Days ages 6 months - 2 years

 

Tuesdays, 11-11:30 a.m.

Rhymes, finger plays, look at books with caregiver.

Babies ages 6 months - 2 years
A caregiver must attend.

March 26–May 16

Registration starts March 11.
To register online click here, go to Roslyn Branch Library, 215-886-9818 , or email: mmitchell@mclinc.org

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CONTACT: Meg Mitchell  215-886-9818  mmitchell@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Roslyn Branch Library
There are many spaces available.
Rubber Ducky

Baby Days ages 6 months - 2 years

 

Tuesdays, 11-11:30 a.m.

Rhymes, finger plays, look at books with caregiver.

Babies ages 6 months - 2 years
A caregiver must attend.

March 26–May 16

Registration starts March 11.
To register online click here, go to Roslyn Branch Library, 215-886-9818 , or email: mmitchell@mclinc.org

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