Popcorn & a Movie!

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pooldog_mChill out at the South Side Branch and watch a movie featuring basketball great Michael Jordan. Tuesday, July 5 at 4PM. More here

Don’t forget that the library is closed Saturday, July 2 and Monday, July 5. Both book drops will be open. Nothing is due either day. ♥ You can download ebooks and emagazines online 24/7. ♥

Race car driver at library today!

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raceflagExplore the science behind speed with award-winning race car driver Sage Karem! Today at 11 am at the Main Library. Find out what it is like to drive at a high rate of speed and make your own racing car. (Grades 1-5)

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Steve Pullara in concert at the Branch tonight

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banjo steveWEB_5X7Grammy-winning Singer Steve Pullara of Cool Beans fame will appear at the South Side Branch on Tuesday, June 28 at 6:30 pm. Original tunes and zany antics entertains the whole family!

Register for the Branch concert by phoning 610-867-7852.

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Kira Willey in concert at the Library!

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kira willeyBring the kids for Family Fun Night on Tuesday, June 28 for a concert with  award-winning musician Kira Willey. Kira has several albums for children, and her show will feature lively original songs and mini-yoga breaks! Find out why she is so popular with the younger crowd!!!

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Adult Summer Reading Club Winners

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Congratulations to this week’s Summer Reading Club winners! First prize recipient, Steph H. won the ladies bike helmet from Bike Line and second prize goes to Betsy S, pizza from Anne Bella Ristorante. Next Monday, June 27, we will give away an oil change gift certificate from Automotive Electrical Service and pizza from Anna Bella Ristorante.

Thanks to all our ASRC participants and our donors!

New Audiobooks on CD

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Emotional awareness: overcoming the obstacles to psychological balance and compassion: a conversation between the Dalai Lama and Paul Ekman

The rainbow comes and goes: a mother and son on life, love, and 
loss – written and read by Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt  Dalai Lama - emo awareness

The last kingdom – Bernard Cornwell

The Civil War: a narrative, Volume 2, Fredericksburg to Meridian – Shelby Foote

Bill O’Reilly’s legends and lies: the patriots – written by David Fisher

Click here for a complete list of new audiobooks and playaways

 

Building Bonanza

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buildbonanzaShhhhh! Don’t tell them that they are learning engineering and math skills! Build with Lego and Duplo blocks at the Main Library on Thursday, June 23. Ages 3 to 10 with an adult. While you are here, sign up for the summer reading program and start earning prizes!

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Teens will love this program…

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iStock_000013538097LargeWhat activity do teens excel? Snacking, of course. Participate in Olympic-style events at the South Side Branch on Tuesday, June 21 from 4:00 to 5:30 pm. Stacking Oreos, chocolate relays, and candy trivia are just a few of the food-related activities for teens entering grades 6 to 12. Registration is required for all Branch programs. More here