Tuesday October 15, 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. Registration requested.  Call 610-287-8360.  

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. 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
BOUNCING BABIES: Ages up to 23 months

Ages up to 23 months       NO REGISTRATION NEEDED

Finger plays, lap bounces, rhymes & songs

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

Ages up to 23 months       NO REGISTRATION NEEDED

Finger plays, lap bounces, rhymes & songs

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime!

Stories, songs, rhymes, movement activities, and crafts for young preschoolers. Ages 18 months to 4 years with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Stories, songs, rhymes, movement activities, and crafts for young preschoolers. Ages 18 months to 4 years with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Story Time

Join Miss Wendy at our weekly story time geared for children ages 3-6 years.  Today we will read stories around the theme "Upside Down" and do a brief related activity. No registration is required-just drop in.

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

Join Miss Wendy at our weekly story time geared for children ages 3-6 years.  Today we will read stories around the theme "Upside Down" and do a brief related activity. No registration is required-just drop in.

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

Toddler Tuesday is a crowd favorite! Join Miss Kristin for stories, activities and crafts! This storytime is for ages 2 to 5. Please try to arrive by 10:25 to get your child settled and ready for the story!

CONTACT: Lisa Kraljevich  610.970.6551  Lkraljevich@mclinc.org

Toddler Tuesday is a crowd favorite! Join Miss Kristin for stories, activities and crafts! This storytime is for ages 2 to 5. Please try to arrive by 10:25 to get your child settled and ready for the story!

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

Baby Days ages 6 months - 2 years

 

Rubber DuckyTuesdays, 11-11:30 a.m.

Rhymes, finger plays, look at books with caregiver.

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

Sept. 17-Oct. 29

Registration starts Sept. 3. Register online, or sign up at the Roslyn Branch Library,215-886-9818 , or email: mmitchell@mclinc.org

Coming soon!

Nov. 12–Dec. 10
Registration starts Oct. 28.

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

Baby Days ages 6 months - 2 years

 

Rubber DuckyTuesdays, 11-11:30 a.m.

Rhymes, finger plays, look at books with caregiver.

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

Sept. 17-Oct. 29

Registration starts Sept. 3. Register online, or sign up at the Roslyn Branch Library,215-886-9818 , or email: mmitchell@mclinc.org

Coming soon!

Nov. 12–Dec. 10
Registration starts Oct. 28.

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CONTACT:
  Meg Mitchell
  215.886.9818
  mmitchell@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Roslyn Branch Library

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Stay & Play

Open play time in our Children's Learning Center following our storytimes. 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 x205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Open play time in our Children's Learning Center following our storytimes. 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 x205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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11:10 AM
LEAPING LEARNERS: Ages 2 & 3

Ages 2 & 3      NO REGISTRATION NEEDED

Interactive short stories, finger plays & songs

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

Ages 2 & 3      NO REGISTRATION NEEDED

Interactive short stories, finger plays & songs

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 - 4:00 PM
Hatfield Township: Valley Stream Apartments

Bookmobile Stop
Valley Stream Apartments
2100 North Line Street
Lansdale, PA 19446

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

Bookmobile Stop
Valley Stream Apartments
2100 North Line Street
Lansdale, PA 19446

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 Ext. 7
  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

 
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1:30 PM
SPANISH STORY TIME: All Ages

All Ages     PREREGISTER

Led by Ursinus College Spanish Department

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

All Ages     PREREGISTER

Led by Ursinus College Spanish Department

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Coding Fun with Kodable

Grades 3-5

CONTACT: Ms Angela  215-723-9109 X112  youthservices@ivpl.org
There are 2 spaces available.

Grades 3-5

CONTACT:
  Ms Angela
  215.723.9109 X112
  youthservices@ivpl.org

There are 2 spaces available.

 
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Homework Help

Need some help with homework? Helpers will be available for one-on-one assistance. For kids in grades 1-5. Drop in.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Need some help with homework? Helpers will be available for one-on-one assistance. For kids in grades 1-5. Drop in.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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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
CHESS & BOARD GAMES CLUB: Age 6 & up

Age 6 & up          PREREGISTER

Play chess, checkers, connect four, and other fun games during our relaxing game club.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

Age 6 & up          PREREGISTER

Play chess, checkers, connect four, and other fun games during our relaxing game club.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
West Norriton Township: Willowbrook Apartments

NOTE: NEW LOCATION
Bookmobile Stop
Westover Club Apartments
18 Westover Club Drive
Norristown, PA 19403
 

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

NOTE: NEW LOCATION
Bookmobile Stop
Westover Club Apartments
18 Westover Club Drive
Norristown, PA 19403
 

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 Ext. 7
  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

 
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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
You Can Make It! Maker Space Open Time

Our MakerSpace is one of the most popular rooms in the Library! We have a lot of new things to learn and explore. We will explore things like 3D Printing Design, Cricut Design Space, Ozobots, Makey Makey, Scratch & Alice coding, CryptoClub, 3D Pen, Snap Circuits, Typing/Keyboarding, Microsoft Word, Excel,and Power Point basics, and much more!

This program is designed for ages 8 and Up!

The MakerSpace will continue to be open to children and youth ages 8 to 17 throughout the day, but this is a special time when a staff member will be available to help and take out extra special technology items that are not always available. 

CONTACT: Lisa Kraljevich  610.970.6551  Lkraljevich@mclinc.org

Our MakerSpace is one of the most popular rooms in the Library! We have a lot of new things to learn and explore. We will explore things like 3D Printing Design, Cricut Design Space, Ozobots, Makey Makey, Scratch & Alice coding, CryptoClub, 3D Pen, Snap Circuits, Typing/Keyboarding, Microsoft Word, Excel,and Power Point basics, and much more!

This program is designed for ages 8 and Up!

The MakerSpace will continue to be open to children and youth ages 8 to 17 throughout the day, but this is a special time when a staff member will be available to help and take out extra special technology items that are not always available. 

CONTACT:
  Lisa Kraljevich
  610.970.6551
  Lkraljevich@mclinc.org 

 
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5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
File Management Session 2

In this two session course, learn to use File Explorer to organize and manage your files and folders.  Learn the difference between Save and Save As, create folders, move files, delete and rename files, etc.

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

In this two session course, learn to use File Explorer to organize and manage your files and folders.  Learn the difference between Save and Save As, create folders, move files, delete and rename files, etc.

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 - 7:30 PM
Adult Book Club

Please join us for our monthly book club at UPV Library in Red Hill.  This month we will discuss The Clockmaker's Daughter by Kate Morton.  No registration is necessary for this small, but friendly group.

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

Please join us for our monthly book club at UPV Library in Red Hill.  This month we will discuss The Clockmaker's Daughter by Kate Morton.  No registration is necessary for this small, but friendly group.

CONTACT:
  Laura Yocum
  215.679.2020
  upvlibrary@comcast.net

LOCATION: Upper Perk Valley in Red Hill

 
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6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Read Think Chat Book Discussion

Join a lively discussion of books.  The book to be discussed in October is Family Life by Akhil Sharm. Copies are available at the library.

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

Join a lively discussion of books.  The book to be discussed in October is Family Life by Akhil Sharm. Copies are available at the library.

CONTACT:
  Aileen Johnson
  610.287.8360
  ajohnson@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Perkiomen Valley Library

 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
World War II Class

WORLD WAR II EUROPE FROM D-DAY TO SURRENDER OF GERMANY

Mike Snyder will share his vast knowledge about events during this time.

You will most certainly come away with a deeper understanding of the events,

factors, personalities and forces that led to these events.

Cost-$60.00 for six classes.

Register at the main desk at the library.

 

WORLD WAR II EUROPE FROM D-DAY TO SURRENDER OF GERMANY

Mike Snyder will share his vast knowledge about events during this time.

You will most certainly come away with a deeper understanding of the events,

factors, personalities and forces that led to these events.

Cost-$60.00 for six classes.

Register at the main desk at the library.

 

Wednesday October 16, 2019
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8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
TODAY IS BOSCOV'S FRIENDS HELPING FRIENDS SHOPPING PASS DAY

TODAY...SHOP, SAVE & SUPPORT 'OUR' LIBRARY!

In order to support the library, passes must be purchased at the Royersford Library.
Stop by the front desk TODAY to get yours for just $5.

Your $5 Shopping Pass Buys a FULL DAY of:

25% OFF Discount Shopping * Refreshments * Entertainment

Fabulous 'Register To Win' Prizes All Shopping Pass proceeds benefit participating local non-profit agencies & organizations.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

TODAY...SHOP, SAVE & SUPPORT 'OUR' LIBRARY!

In order to support the library, passes must be purchased at the Royersford Library.
Stop by the front desk TODAY to get yours for just $5.

Your $5 Shopping Pass Buys a FULL DAY of:

25% OFF Discount Shopping * Refreshments * Entertainment

Fabulous 'Register To Win' Prizes All Shopping Pass proceeds benefit participating local non-profit agencies & organizations.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public 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
Storytime!

Stories, songs, rhymes, movement activities, and crafts for young preschoolers. Ages 18 months to 4 years with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Stories, songs, rhymes, movement activities, and crafts for young preschoolers. Ages 18 months to 4 years with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Collegeville Borough: Collegeville Shopping Center

Bookmobile Stop
Collegeville Shopping Center (Kimberton Whole Foods)
222 East Main Street
Collegeville, PA 19426

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

Bookmobile Stop
Collegeville Shopping Center (Kimberton Whole Foods)
222 East Main Street
Collegeville, PA 19426

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 Ext. 7
  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

 
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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 - 11:30 AM
“Oh, Baby!” Story Times
Oh Baby!

"Oh, Baby!" Story Times

For babies and toddlers ages 8-23 months attending with parents/caregivers

Seven Wednesdays, Oct. 2, 9, 16, 30, and Nov. 6, 13, 20, 11–11:30 a.m. 
(No session on Oct. 23)

Online registration begins Sept. 23.

Enjoy simple read-alouds, songs and rhymes with your baby or toddler. Have fun learning and exploring together.

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

"Oh, Baby!" Story Times

For babies and toddlers ages 8-23 months attending with parents/caregivers

Seven Wednesdays, Oct. 2, 9, 16, 30, and Nov. 6, 13, 20, 11–11:30 a.m. 
(No session on Oct. 23)

Online registration begins Sept. 23.

Enjoy simple read-alouds, songs and rhymes with your baby or toddler. Have fun learning and exploring together.

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

LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Children's Department


 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Stay & Play

Open play time in our Children's Learning Center following our storytimes. 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 x205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Open play time in our Children's Learning Center following our storytimes. 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 x205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Homeschool - You Can Make It! MakerSpace Time

Please Register for this event.

Attention Homeschoolers!  Join Miss Mindy in the MakerSpace for some time with Technology and other STEAM related activities. 

This program is for ages 8 and up. 

CONTACT: Lisa Kraljevich  6109706551  lkraljevich@mclinc.org

Please Register for this event.

Attention Homeschoolers!  Join Miss Mindy in the MakerSpace for some time with Technology and other STEAM related activities. 

This program is for ages 8 and up. 

CONTACT:
  Lisa Kraljevich
  6109706551
  lkraljevich@mclinc.org

 
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12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Computer Help

Computer Basics Wednesdays

Need help with basic computer functions? Need help setting up an email account? Looking for some job search help? 

Please call the library or stop in to set up a scheduled time and Carolyn will be happy to assist you. 

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

Computer Basics Wednesdays

Need help with basic computer functions? Need help setting up an email account? Looking for some job search help? 

Please call the library or stop in to set up a scheduled time and Carolyn will be happy to assist you. 

CONTACT:
  Carolyn 
  610.970.6551
  cwiker@mclinc.org

 
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Homework Help

Need some help with homework? Helpers will be available for one-on-one assistance. For kids in grades 1-5. Drop in.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Need some help with homework? Helpers will be available for one-on-one assistance. For kids in grades 1-5. Drop in.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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4:15 PM
LEGO CLUB PLUS: Ages 5 & up

AGES 5 & up      PREREGISTER

Play with LEGOs, Magnatiles, Keva blocks, marble runs, etc.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

AGES 5 & up      PREREGISTER

Play with LEGOs, Magnatiles, Keva blocks, marble runs, etc.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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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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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Conshohocken Free Library Book Club

Book title You, by Caroline Kepnes 

All are welcome to join us!

CONTACT: Sydney Mason  610-825-1656  smason@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Conshohocken Free Library

Book title You, by Caroline Kepnes 

All are welcome to join us!

CONTACT:
  Sydney Mason
  610.825.1656
  smason@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Conshohocken Free Library

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Financial Aid - The Challenges of Paying for a College Education

Financial Aid: The Challenges of Paying for a College Education

 

Saving for College in a pink piggy bankWednesday, Oct. 16, 7-8 p.m.

For high school students & parents

Presented by Kevin Bukatman of College Planning Service America

Students and parents will learn about:

  • the major changes regarding financing a college education
  • the differences between the FAFSA and CSS financial aid forms
  • scholarship opportunities available to students and their families
  • the different ways to pay the balance after financial aid is deducted
  • federal and private loan options

Register online here or at the Information Desk (215-885-5180, ext. 113)

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CONTACT: Reference Librarians  215-885-5180,ext 113  AskAbington@gmail.com
LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Community Room
There are many spaces available.

Financial Aid: The Challenges of Paying for a College Education

 

Saving for College in a pink piggy bankWednesday, Oct. 16, 7-8 p.m.

For high school students & parents

Presented by Kevin Bukatman of College Planning Service America

Students and parents will learn about:

  • the major changes regarding financing a college education
  • the differences between the FAFSA and CSS financial aid forms
  • scholarship opportunities available to students and their families
  • the different ways to pay the balance after financial aid is deducted
  • federal and private loan options

Register online here or at the Information Desk (215-885-5180, ext. 113)

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

LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Community Room

There are many spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The Ruth and Robert Abel Memorial Book and Film Discussion Group
Educated: a Memoir, by Tara Westover An American Marriage, by Tayara Jones The Rider

The Ruth and Robert Abel Memorial Book and Film Discussion Group

Sept. 11: The Rider (film) 
After suffering a near fatal head injury, a young cowboy undertakes a search for new identity and what it means to be a man in the heartland of America. - (Sony Pictures Home Enter)

 Oct. 16: An American Marriage, by Tayara Jones
When her new husband is arrested and imprisoned for a crime she knows he did not commit, a rising artist takes comfort in a longtime friendship only to encounter unexpected challenges in resuming her life when her husband's sentence is suddenly overturned. By the author of Silver Sparrow. - (Baker & Taylor

Nov. 13: Educated: a Memoir, by Tara Westover 
Traces the author's experiences as a child born to survivalists in the mountains of Idaho, describing her participation in her family's paranoid stockpiling activities and her resolve to educate herself well enough to earn an acceptance into a prestigious university and the unfamiliar world beyond. - (Baker & Taylor


The Abel Discussion group is led by Dr. Karen Weekes, associate professor of English at Penn State Abington. Meet with us on these Wednesdays in the Shorday Room, Abington Free Library to discuss award-winning books and films while enjoying decaf coffee, tea, cocoa, and cookies from Curds N Whey. 

Borrow this title from the Library System. Copies of the books, DVDs, Playaways, and books-on-CD are available to borrow by the Circulation Desk. Also, all but the films will be loaded onto our borrowable Kindle Paperwhites. Find RARAMBAFDG books in online in hoopla! https://www.hoopladigital.com/collection/5352 

Register online by clicking on the event's date, emailing kmcinnis@mclinc.org, or in the Library Office (215-885-5180, ext. 115)  

Dr. Karen WeekesDr. Karen Weekes is an Associate Professor of English at Penn State University, Abington College. Her teaching and research interests include contemporary American and world literature, women’s writing, and graphic memoir and other non-traditional modes of autobiography. Her many awards include Distinguished Faculty Service (2018), Outstanding Teacher (2016, 2005), and Outstanding Advising/Mentoring (2013).  She has enjoyed leading or participating in book groups for many years. 


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: Karen McInnis  215-885-5180, ext115  kmcinnis@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Shorday Room
There are 96 spaces available.
Educated: a Memoir, by Tara Westover An American Marriage, by Tayara Jones The Rider

The Ruth and Robert Abel Memorial Book and Film Discussion Group

Sept. 11: The Rider (film) 
After suffering a near fatal head injury, a young cowboy undertakes a search for new identity and what it means to be a man in the heartland of America. - (Sony Pictures Home Enter)

 Oct. 16: An American Marriage, by Tayara Jones
When her new husband is arrested and imprisoned for a crime she knows he did not commit, a rising artist takes comfort in a longtime friendship only to encounter unexpected challenges in resuming her life when her husband's sentence is suddenly overturned. By the author of Silver Sparrow. - (Baker & Taylor

Nov. 13: Educated: a Memoir, by Tara Westover 
Traces the author's experiences as a child born to survivalists in the mountains of Idaho, describing her participation in her family's paranoid stockpiling activities and her resolve to educate herself well enough to earn an acceptance into a prestigious university and the unfamiliar world beyond. - (Baker & Taylor


The Abel Discussion group is led by Dr. Karen Weekes, associate professor of English at Penn State Abington. Meet with us on these Wednesdays in the Shorday Room, Abington Free Library to discuss award-winning books and films while enjoying decaf coffee, tea, cocoa, and cookies from Curds N Whey. 

Borrow this title from the Library System. Copies of the books, DVDs, Playaways, and books-on-CD are available to borrow by the Circulation Desk. Also, all but the films will be loaded onto our borrowable Kindle Paperwhites. Find RARAMBAFDG books in online in hoopla! https://www.hoopladigital.com/collection/5352 

Register online by clicking on the event's date, emailing kmcinnis@mclinc.org, or in the Library Office (215-885-5180, ext. 115)  

Dr. Karen WeekesDr. Karen Weekes is an Associate Professor of English at Penn State University, Abington College. Her teaching and research interests include contemporary American and world literature, women’s writing, and graphic memoir and other non-traditional modes of autobiography. Her many awards include Distinguished Faculty Service (2018), Outstanding Teacher (2016, 2005), and Outstanding Advising/Mentoring (2013).  She has enjoyed leading or participating in book groups for many years. 


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:
  Karen McInnis
  215.885.5180, ext115
  kmcinnis@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Abington Free Library, Shorday Room

There are 96 spaces available.

Thursday October 17, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Preschool Storytime

Ages 2-5 with an adult.  Enjoy stories and songs 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 an adult.  Enjoy stories and songs 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

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
Storytime!

Stories, songs, rhymes, movement activities, and crafts for young preschoolers. Ages 18 months to 4 years with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Stories, songs, rhymes, movement activities, and crafts for young preschoolers. Ages 18 months to 4 years with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

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

Mother Goose Baby Lapsit is for infants 2 and under. Bring your baby for stories and songs. This is a great time to spend together planting the seeds for the love of reading later in life. 

CONTACT: Lisa Kraljevich  6109706551  lkraljevich@mclinc.org

Mother Goose Baby Lapsit is for infants 2 and under. Bring your baby for stories and songs. This is a great time to spend together planting the seeds for the love of reading later in life. 

CONTACT:
  Lisa Kraljevich
  6109706551
  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

 

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Stories, rhymes, and crafts. 
Sept. 12–Oct. 17 

Registration starts Sept. 3. Register online or sign up at the Roslyn Branch Library, 215-886-9818 , or email:mmitchell@mclinc.org

Coming soon!

Session 2: Oct. 31–Dec. 5

Registration starts Oct. 21.

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

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

 

rabbitThursdays at 11 a.m.
Stories, rhymes, and crafts. 
Sept. 12–Oct. 17 

Registration starts Sept. 3. Register online or sign up at the Roslyn Branch Library, 215-886-9818 , or email:mmitchell@mclinc.org

Coming soon!

Session 2: Oct. 31–Dec. 5

Registration starts Oct. 21.

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CONTACT:
  Meg Mitchell
  215.886.9818
  mmitchell@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Roslyn Branch Library


 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Stay & Play

Open play time in our Children's Learning Center following our storytimes. 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 x205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Open play time in our Children's Learning Center following our storytimes. 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 x205
  

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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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Homework Help

Need some help with homework? Helpers will be available for one-on-one assistance. For kids in grades 1-5. Drop in.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Need some help with homework? Helpers will be available for one-on-one assistance. For kids in grades 1-5. Drop in.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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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
American Revolution Lecture with Historian Dr. Gregory Urwin

Come participate in a discussion about the American Revolution with renowned history scholar and Temple University Professor Dr. Gregory J. W. Urwin.  The presentation will focus on the “From the Parade Ground to the Battlefield. Urwin has appeared in many historical documentaries and is currently writing a social history of the 1781 British invasions of Virginia titled “When Freedom Wore a Red Coat.”  The Museum of the American Revolution tapped some of his research for its “Finding Freedom” exhibit.

 

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

Come participate in a discussion about the American Revolution with renowned history scholar and Temple University Professor Dr. Gregory J. W. Urwin.  The presentation will focus on the “From the Parade Ground to the Battlefield. Urwin has appeared in many historical documentaries and is currently writing a social history of the 1781 British invasions of Virginia titled “When Freedom Wore a Red Coat.”  The Museum of the American Revolution tapped some of his research for its “Finding Freedom” exhibit.

 

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

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Board Room

 
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6:30 PM
PM BOOK CLUB: Adult & Teen

Adults & Teens         NO REGISTRATION NEEDED

Discussing: The Only Woman In The Room by Marie Benedict

New readers are always welcome at our book clubs.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

Adults & Teens         NO REGISTRATION NEEDED

Discussing: The Only Woman In The Room by Marie Benedict

New readers are always welcome at our book clubs.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Beginners Chess

Beginners Chess

 

Kittens playing chessThursdays @ 7-8 pm
October 3, 10, 17, & 24
Ages 8 and up

Do you want to learn the game of chess? Learn and practice the basics of chess, how to move the pieces, and strategies to win with the help of teen volunteers. Play with different partners and improve from week to week.

Registration is limited. Sign up online soon or at the Adult Information Desk (215-885-5180 x113).

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

Beginners Chess

 

Kittens playing chessThursdays @ 7-8 pm
October 3, 10, 17, & 24
Ages 8 and up

Do you want to learn the game of chess? Learn and practice the basics of chess, how to move the pieces, and strategies to win with the help of teen volunteers. Play with different partners and improve from week to week.

Registration is limited. Sign up online soon or at the Adult Information Desk (215-885-5180 x113).

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

LOCATION: Abington Free Library, next to Information Desk

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Friday October 18, 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

Friday October 18, 2019 - Saturday October 26, 2019
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10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friends USED BOOK SALE

Find great prices on all formats and genres of books as well as dvd's and jigsaw puzzles.  Held during normal library hours all week.  Final two days, October 25 & 26, are $4-a-bag days (bag provided).  All proceeds benefit the Upper Perk Valley Library in Red Hill.  Cash or check only.

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

Find great prices on all formats and genres of books as well as dvd's and jigsaw puzzles.  Held during normal library hours all week.  Final two days, October 25 & 26, are $4-a-bag days (bag provided).  All proceeds benefit the Upper Perk Valley Library in Red Hill.  Cash or check only.

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

LOCATION: Upper Perk Valley in Red Hill

Friday October 18, 2019
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10:30 AM
ANGELINA BALLERINA: 18 months & up

18 months & up       PREREGISTER

Music and movement with the LeRoux School of Dance.

Wear your tutu or borrow one of ours.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

18 months & up       PREREGISTER

Music and movement with the LeRoux School of Dance.

Wear your tutu or borrow one of ours.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
File Management Session 2

In this two session course, learn to use File Explorer to organize and manage your files and folders.  Learn the difference between Save and Save As, create folders, move files, delete and rename files, etc.

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

In this two session course, learn to use File Explorer to organize and manage your files and folders.  Learn the difference between Save and Save As, create folders, move files, delete and rename files, etc.

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 - 4:30 PM
Hatfield Township: Ralph's Corner

Bookmobile Stop
Ralph’s Corner Shopping Center (Kohls)
2333 West Main Street
Lansdale, PA 19446

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

Bookmobile Stop
Ralph’s Corner Shopping Center (Kohls)
2333 West Main Street
Lansdale, PA 19446

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 Ext. 7
  bookmobiles@mclinc.org

 
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1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Towamencin Township: Freddy Hill Farms

Bookmobile Stop
Freddy Hill Farms
1440 Sumneytown Pike
Lansdale, PA 19446

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

Bookmobile Stop
Freddy Hill Farms
1440 Sumneytown Pike
Lansdale, PA 19446

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 October 19, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
DART Therapy Dogs

Practice reading out loud to one of our certified Therapy Dogs.  Tessa and friends love to visit with children ages 5 and up.   

CONTACT: Lisa Kraljevich  6109706551  lkraljevich@mclinc.org

Practice reading out loud to one of our certified Therapy Dogs.  Tessa and friends love to visit with children ages 5 and up.   

CONTACT:
  Lisa Kraljevich
  6109706551
  lkraljevich@mclinc.org

 
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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
FUTURE EINSTEINS SPOOKY SCIENCE: Ages 8--12

Ages 8--12       PREREGISTER

Have fun in this interactive science class with spooky experiments!

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

Ages 8--12       PREREGISTER

Have fun in this interactive science class with spooky experiments!

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Art Explorers

Art is amazing!  Let's expolore the SCREAM! This program is for 6 and up.

Please register

CONTACT: Lisa Kraljevich  6109706551  lkraljevich@mclinc.org

Art is amazing!  Let's expolore the SCREAM! This program is for 6 and up.

Please register

CONTACT:
  Lisa Kraljevich
  6109706551
  lkraljevich@mclinc.org

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

Love to knit, crochet, quilt or sew? Meet like-minded folks in our friendly club! Learn a new technique, or share your skills with others.The 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 share. We welcome all skill levels, but note that this is not a class. Please bring your own supplies and tools.

CONTACT: Asha Verma  6102785100 x0  averma@mclinc.org
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library

Love to knit, crochet, quilt or sew? Meet like-minded folks in our friendly club! Learn a new technique, or share your skills with others.The 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 share. We welcome all skill levels, but note that this is not a class. Please bring your own supplies and tools.

CONTACT:
  Asha Verma
  6102785100 x0
  averma@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library

 
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11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Magic Workshop with Chad Juros

Calling all budding magicians, ages 8 & up!  Don’t miss this AMAZING opportunity to learn some tricks of the trade from an award-winning magician!  Chad Juros will be leading a Magic Workshop at the Conshohocken Free Library on Saturday, October 19th at 11:30AM. Participants will learn “street magician” skills such as team-building, sleight of hand, illusion, mind-reading and more!  Chad Juros has appeared on Good Morning America and Penn & Teller: Fool Us.  He puts on a great show–you definitely will learn some cool skills to amaze your family & friends!

Registration is required!  Call the Conshohocken Free Library at (610) 825-1656 soon to reserve your spot!  There is a maximum of 25 participants for this program
 
This event is made possible by the Friends of Conshohocken Free Library.
 
CONTACT:   610-825-1656
LOCATION: Conshohocken Free Library

Calling all budding magicians, ages 8 & up!  Don’t miss this AMAZING opportunity to learn some tricks of the trade from an award-winning magician!  Chad Juros will be leading a Magic Workshop at the Conshohocken Free Library on Saturday, October 19th at 11:30AM. Participants will learn “street magician” skills such as team-building, sleight of hand, illusion, mind-reading and more!  Chad Juros has appeared on Good Morning America and Penn & Teller: Fool Us.  He puts on a great show–you definitely will learn some cool skills to amaze your family & friends!

Registration is required!  Call the Conshohocken Free Library at (610) 825-1656 soon to reserve your spot!  There is a maximum of 25 participants for this program
 
This event is made possible by the Friends of Conshohocken Free Library.
 
CONTACT:
  
  610.825.1656
  

LOCATION: Conshohocken Free Library

 
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12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Haunts on High

Come out and visit 2 of your favorite children's department staff members to make a halloween themed craft! That is right... miss Sarah and Miss Mindy will be there!  Come say hello!

CONTACT: Lisa Kraljevich  6109706551  lkraljevich@mclinc.org

Come out and visit 2 of your favorite children's department staff members to make a halloween themed craft! That is right... miss Sarah and Miss Mindy will be there!  Come say hello!

CONTACT:
  Lisa Kraljevich
  6109706551
  lkraljevich@mclinc.org

Monday October 21, 2019
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10:15 AM
TRAIN TIME: Age 2 & up

Age 2 & up      NO REGISTRATION NEEDED

Stories, songs and playtime with trains.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

Age 2 & up      NO REGISTRATION NEEDED

Stories, songs and playtime with trains.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Baby Storytime

Simple stories, new and traditional songs, and rhymes for your baby and you! Designed for "cuddlers and crawlers". Ages 0-18 months with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Simple stories, new and traditional songs, and rhymes for your baby and you! Designed for "cuddlers and crawlers". Ages 0-18 months with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Story Time

Join Miss Wendy at our weekly story time geared for children ages 1-3 years.  Today we will read stories around the theme "Very Busy Spiders".  No registration is required-just drop in.

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

Join Miss Wendy at our weekly story time geared for children ages 1-3 years.  Today we will read stories around the theme "Very Busy Spiders".  No registration is required-just drop in.

CONTACT:
  Wendy Kramer
  215.679.2020
  upvlibrary@comcast.net

LOCATION: Upper Perk Valley in Red Hill

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Stay & Play

Open play time in our Children's Learning Center following our storytimes. 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 x205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Open play time in our Children's Learning Center following our storytimes. 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 x205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Homework Help

Need some help with homework? Helpers will be available for one-on-one assistance. For kids in grades 1-5. Drop in.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Need some help with homework? Helpers will be available for one-on-one assistance. For kids in grades 1-5. Drop in.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Maker Monday

Maker Monday is bigger and better than ever! Join Miss Mindy to learn various forms of Technology each Monday afternoon for 1 hour in the MakerSpace!

Our MakerSpace is one of the most popular rooms in the Library! We have a lot of new things to learn and explore. We will explore things like 3D Printing Design, Cricut Design Space, Ozobots, Makey Makey, Scratch & Alice coding, CryptoClub, 3D Pen, Snap Circuits, Typing/Keyboarding, Microsoft Word, Excel,and Power Point basics, and much more!

This program is desinged for ages 8 through 12 (3rd to 5th graders)

CONTACT: Lisa Kraljevich  610.970.6551  Lkraljevich@mclinc.org

Maker Monday is bigger and better than ever! Join Miss Mindy to learn various forms of Technology each Monday afternoon for 1 hour in the MakerSpace!

Our MakerSpace is one of the most popular rooms in the Library! We have a lot of new things to learn and explore. We will explore things like 3D Printing Design, Cricut Design Space, Ozobots, Makey Makey, Scratch & Alice coding, CryptoClub, 3D Pen, Snap Circuits, Typing/Keyboarding, Microsoft Word, Excel,and Power Point basics, and much more!

This program is desinged for ages 8 through 12 (3rd to 5th graders)

CONTACT:
  Lisa Kraljevich
  610.970.6551
  Lkraljevich@mclinc.org 

 

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

 

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 - 8:30 PM
Knit Knights

Stop by for a great evening of knitting, conversation, & new friends! All knitting levels are welcome—children too!

LOCATION: Conshohocken Free Library

Stop by for a great evening of knitting, conversation, & new friends! All knitting levels are welcome—children too!

LOCATION: Conshohocken Free Library

 
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7:00 PM
ROYERSFORD HALLOWEEN PARADE

Royersford Halloween Parade on Main Street

Come out to the parade and have fun!

In the event of rain, the parade will be held on Wednesday, October 23rd @ 7:00PM.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

Royersford Halloween Parade on Main Street

Come out to the parade and have fun!

In the event of rain, the parade will be held on Wednesday, October 23rd @ 7:00PM.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Community Yoga!

Teens and adults. Drop-in for $5 per session. Join Adjoa Amoah, RYT 200, AYS / Carmen Molina, RYT, for all levels of yoga. Bring a mat and wear comfortable clothing. Beginners welcome! Email questions to vaayuyoga@gmail.com

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

Teens and adults. Drop-in for $5 per session. Join Adjoa Amoah, RYT 200, AYS / Carmen Molina, RYT, for all levels of yoga. Bring a mat and wear comfortable clothing. Beginners welcome! Email questions to vaayuyoga@gmail.com

CONTACT:
  Aileen Johnson
  610.287.8360
  ajohnson@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Perkiomen Valley Library

Tuesday October 22, 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. Registration requested.  Call 610-287-8360.  

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. 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
BOUNCING BABIES: Ages up to 23 months

Ages up to 23 months       NO REGISTRATION NEEDED

Finger plays, lap bounces, rhymes & songs

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

Ages up to 23 months       NO REGISTRATION NEEDED

Finger plays, lap bounces, rhymes & songs

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime!

Stories, songs, rhymes, movement activities, and crafts for young preschoolers. Ages 18 months to 4 years with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Stories, songs, rhymes, movement activities, and crafts for young preschoolers. Ages 18 months to 4 years with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Story Time

Join Miss Wendy at our weekly story time geared for children ages 3-6 years.  Today we will read stories around the theme "Very Busy Spiders" and do a brief related activity. No registration is required-just drop in.

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

Join Miss Wendy at our weekly story time geared for children ages 3-6 years.  Today we will read stories around the theme "Very Busy Spiders" and do a brief related activity. No registration is required-just drop in.

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

Toddler Tuesday is a crowd favorite! Join Miss Kristin for stories, activities and crafts! This storytime is for ages 2 to 5. Please try to arrive by 10:25 to get your child settled and ready for the story!

CONTACT: Lisa Kraljevich  610.970.6551  Lkraljevich@mclinc.org

Toddler Tuesday is a crowd favorite! Join Miss Kristin for stories, activities and crafts! This storytime is for ages 2 to 5. Please try to arrive by 10:25 to get your child settled and ready for the story!

CONTACT:
  Lisa Kraljevich
  610.970.6551
  Lkraljevich@mclinc.org 

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

Baby Days ages 6 months - 2 years

 

Rubber DuckyTuesdays, 11-11:30 a.m.

Rhymes, finger plays, look at books with caregiver.

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

Sept. 17-Oct. 29

Registration starts Sept. 3. Register online, or sign up at the Roslyn Branch Library,215-886-9818 , or email: mmitchell@mclinc.org

Coming soon!

Nov. 12–Dec. 10
Registration starts Oct. 28.

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

Baby Days ages 6 months - 2 years

 

Rubber DuckyTuesdays, 11-11:30 a.m.

Rhymes, finger plays, look at books with caregiver.

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

Sept. 17-Oct. 29

Registration starts Sept. 3. Register online, or sign up at the Roslyn Branch Library,215-886-9818 , or email: mmitchell@mclinc.org

Coming soon!

Nov. 12–Dec. 10
Registration starts Oct. 28.

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CONTACT:
  Meg Mitchell
  215.886.9818
  mmitchell@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Roslyn Branch Library

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Stay & Play

Open play time in our Children's Learning Center following our storytimes. 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 x205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Open play time in our Children's Learning Center following our storytimes. 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 x205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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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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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Homework Help

Need some help with homework? Helpers will be available for one-on-one assistance. For kids in grades 1-5. Drop in.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Need some help with homework? Helpers will be available for one-on-one assistance. For kids in grades 1-5. Drop in.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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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
CHESS & BOARD GAMES CLUB: Age 6 & up

Age 6 & up          PREREGISTER

Play chess, checkers, connect four, and other fun games during our relaxing game club.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

Age 6 & up          PREREGISTER

Play chess, checkers, connect four, and other fun games during our relaxing game club.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Introduction to Microsoft Word 2016 Session 1

This course, held in three sessions, introduces the student to Microsoft Word 2016, a word processing program.  Topics include using the tools ribbon, creating, saving and printing documents, highlighting and formatting text, spelling and grammar check, headers and footers and inserting and manipulating objects such as tables, shapes and pictures.

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 Word 2016, a word processing program.  Topics include using the tools ribbon, creating, saving and printing documents, highlighting and formatting text, spelling and grammar check, headers and footers and inserting and manipulating objects such as tables, shapes and pictures.

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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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
American Revolution Reenactment with Mike Jesberger

Historical Lecturer, Tour Guide and Reenactor - Michael Jesberger will be presenting an educational program about the common soldiers who fought in the American Revolution and the various incidents that took place in Montgomery County. He will also share reproduction-period items, uniforms, maps and eyewitness accounts relating to the events that took place in the Philadelphia region.

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

Historical Lecturer, Tour Guide and Reenactor - Michael Jesberger will be presenting an educational program about the common soldiers who fought in the American Revolution and the various incidents that took place in Montgomery County. He will also share reproduction-period items, uniforms, maps and eyewitness accounts relating to the events that took place in the Philadelphia region.

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

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Board Room

 
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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 COOKBOOKS:
Beard on Bread by James Beard
The New England Soup Factory Cookbook by Marjorie Druker and Clara Silverstei

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 COOKBOOKS:
Beard on Bread by James Beard
The New England Soup Factory Cookbook by Marjorie Druker and Clara Silverstei

CONTACT:
  Aileen Johnson
  610.287.8360
  ajohnson@mclinc.org

LOCATION: Perkiomen Valley Library

 
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7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Oreo Taste Test Challenge

Oreo Taste Test Challenge

Oreo Taste Test ChallengeTuesday, October 22, 7:00-7:45 pm
Ages 12-18

Curious about the weird Oreo flavors you see at the store? Join us for a blind taste test of all kinds of Oreos and vote on your favorites.
Not recommended for teens with food allergies.

Registration required.
Register at the Information Desk (215-885-5180, ext. 113) or online here.

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
There are 15 spaces available.

Oreo Taste Test Challenge

Oreo Taste Test ChallengeTuesday, October 22, 7:00-7:45 pm
Ages 12-18

Curious about the weird Oreo flavors you see at the store? Join us for a blind taste test of all kinds of Oreos and vote on your favorites.
Not recommended for teens with food allergies.

Registration required.
Register at the Information Desk (215-885-5180, ext. 113) or online here.

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

There are 15 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
World War II Class

WORLD WAR II EUROPE FROM D-DAY TO SURRENDER OF GERMANY

Mike Snyder will share his vast knowledge about events during this time.

You will most certainly come away with a deeper understanding of the events,

factors, personalities and forces that led to these events.

Cost-$60.00 for six classes.

Register at the main desk at the library.

 

WORLD WAR II EUROPE FROM D-DAY TO SURRENDER OF GERMANY

Mike Snyder will share his vast knowledge about events during this time.

You will most certainly come away with a deeper understanding of the events,

factors, personalities and forces that led to these events.

Cost-$60.00 for six classes.

Register at the main desk at the library.

 

Wednesday October 23, 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 - 11:00 AM
Storytime!

Stories, songs, rhymes, movement activities, and crafts for young preschoolers. Ages 18 months to 4 years with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Stories, songs, rhymes, movement activities, and crafts for young preschoolers. Ages 18 months to 4 years with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

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

Give your preschooler a head start with STEM storytime! Join Miss Lisa for STEM related stories and crafts!  This program is designed for ages 3 to 5. Please try to arrive by 10:25 to get your child settled and ready for the story!

Give your preschooler a head start with STEM storytime! Join Miss Lisa for STEM related stories and crafts!  This program is designed for ages 3 to 5. Please try to arrive by 10:25 to get your child settled and ready for the story!

 
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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 & Play

Open play time in our Children's Learning Center following our storytimes. 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 x205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Open play time in our Children's Learning Center following our storytimes. 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 x205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Computer Help

Computer Basics Wednesdays

Need help with basic computer functions? Need help setting up an email account? Looking for some job search help? 

Please call the library or stop in to set up a scheduled time and Carolyn will be happy to assist you. 

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

Computer Basics Wednesdays

Need help with basic computer functions? Need help setting up an email account? Looking for some job search help? 

Please call the library or stop in to set up a scheduled time and Carolyn will be happy to assist you. 

CONTACT:
  Carolyn 
  610.970.6551
  cwiker@mclinc.org

 
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Homework Help

Need some help with homework? Helpers will be available for one-on-one assistance. For kids in grades 1-5. Drop in.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Need some help with homework? Helpers will be available for one-on-one assistance. For kids in grades 1-5. Drop in.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

 
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4:15 PM
LEGO CLUB PLUS: Ages 5 & up

AGES 5 & up      PREREGISTER

Play with LEGOs, Magnatiles, Keva blocks, marble runs, etc.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

AGES 5 & up      PREREGISTER

Play with LEGOs, Magnatiles, Keva blocks, marble runs, etc.

Royersford Free Public Library Website

LOCATION: Royersford Free Public Library

 
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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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5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
The Cloud: Google Drive Session 1

In this two session course, learn how to create, edit, and share files in the "cloud" using a free, online platform called Google Drive.  All students must create or already have a Google Account in order to enroll in this class.

Taught on consecutive Wednesdays.

(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

In this two session course, learn how to create, edit, and share files in the "cloud" using a free, online platform called Google Drive.  All students must create or already have a Google Account in order to enroll in this class.

Taught on consecutive Wednesdays.

(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

Thursday October 24, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Preschool Storytime

Ages 2-5 with an adult.  Enjoy stories and songs 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 an adult.  Enjoy stories and songs 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 with special guest local author, Yoko Ndjali: Up to Age 6

Up to Age 6      NO REGISTRATION NEEDED

Special Guest, Local Author~Yoko Ndjali

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

Special Guest, Local Author~Yoko Ndjali

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
Storytime!

Stories, songs, rhymes, movement activities, and crafts for young preschoolers. Ages 18 months to 4 years with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:   610-278-5100 x205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Stories, songs, rhymes, movement activities, and crafts for young preschoolers. Ages 18 months to 4 years with a caregiver. Drop in.

CONTACT:
  
  610.278.5100 x205
  

LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

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

Mother Goose Baby Lapsit is for infants 2 and under. Bring your baby for stories and songs. This is a great time to spend together planting the seeds for the love of reading later in life. 

CONTACT: Lisa Kraljevich  6109706551  lkraljevich@mclinc.org

Mother Goose Baby Lapsit is for infants 2 and under. Bring your baby for stories and songs. This is a great time to spend together planting the seeds for the love of reading later in life. 

CONTACT:
  Lisa Kraljevich
  6109706551
  lkraljevich@mclinc.org

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Stay & Play

Open play time in our Children's Learning Center following our storytimes. 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 x205
LOCATION: Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library Youth Services Department

Open play time in our Children's Learning Center following our storytimes. 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 x205