Who knew you could learn so much by having so much fun?!

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buildbonanzaWe’ve got the cure for “I’m bored!” Bring your child to the Main Library on Saturday to build amazing things with LEGO and DUPLO blocks as well as MEGA bricks. Their brains will be solving math problems and developing engineering skills as they build! Ages 3-10 with an adult. No registration.

More here

BOOK SALE this week

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P1000270Wednesday, February 3: noon to 8 PM           15,000 books, movies, music!

Saturday, February 6: 10 AM to 4 PM

www.bestbooksale.org

Groundhog Day tomorrow

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dreamstime_xs_64456275Whether Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow or not, enjoy some home-state fun at the Main Library on February 2. Meet a personality from Pennsylvania’s past, enjoy a state trivia contest, and create an art project. More here

Remember, you can park in the garage beneath the Library except in spaces reserved for police or City Council.

H&R Block tax program canceled

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The program for this Saturday has been canceled.

New Urban Fiction titles

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Several new titles have been added to the Urban Fiction collection at the South Side Branch.

The Score by Kiki Swinson

White lines III : all falls down by Tracy Brown

The Cartel 5 by Ashley and Jaquavis

Heist 2 by Kiki Swinson

Miami by Nikki Turner

A Moment of Silence by Sister Souljah

Murdergram: part 2 by Nisa Santiago

No More Mr. Nice Guy by Carl Weber

Stone Cold Liar by Noire

Hot topic tonight

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vast-logoOn Wednesday, January 27 Linda Brownback from VAST ( Valley Against Sex Trafficking), will speak about trafficking, how children and teens are exploited, and steps to eradicate it from our community. The program is at the Main Library from 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. This program is sponsored by the Junior League of the Lehigh Valley. Parking is available in the garage beneath the Library except in spaces reserved for police.

Register here

The South Branch remains closed on Tuesday

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Snowman_2The streets are still not good around the Branch and parking is non-existent, so we will not open. The Main Library is open. But don’t worry about returning your materials to either location today. We’ve changed the due dates to tomorrow.

 

Library is closed

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winterBoth the Main Library and the South Side Branch are closed today because the roads are still iffy.

No materials are due. Bookmobile service will hopefully resume tomorrow!