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Wow! Swedish native, yoga rock star, and author Rachel Brathen is bringing her Yoga Girl Book Tour to the Main Library on Monday, March 30 at 6:30 p.m. REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. However, her many fans who did not register quickly enough are welcome to come at 7:30 p.m. to get the book signed. Rachel will stay to accommodate the crowd. We had to limit registration for the conversation part of the program to adhere to fire code restrictions.

Where’s the Bookmobile? (Week 4)

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Guess the Bookmobile’s location in 7 weekly photos and win having it at a location of your choosing for 2 hours!  The 7th and final photo will be posted on National Bookmobile Day, April 15.  Entry forms are available on the Bookmobile and at the main library’s Adult Services desk.  

The fourth week’s photo:

Week 4

Week 4

Celebrating the Brain!

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MetacognitionwebMarch is Brain Awareness Month and to celebrate the amazing brain, the Main Library is hosting two children’s events sponsored by the Lehigh Valley Society for Neuroscience Chapter. Drop in anytime between 10 am and 4 pm on Saturday, March 21 for a Brain Party. Challenge your vision, test your reflexes, record an EEG of your own brain and try other mind-boggling activities. The all-day event is for all ages.

On Saturday, March 28 at 10:30 am, children, ages 3 to 8, will experience hands-on science activities and a story to illustrate how the brain works at Norbit the Neuron STEM Event. More here

Where’s the Bookmobile? (Week 3)

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Guess the Bookmobile’s location in 7 weekly photos and win having it at a location of your choosing for 2 hours!  The 7th and final photo will be posted on National Bookmobile Day, April 15.  Entry forms are available on the Bookmobile and at the main library’s Adult Services desk.  

The third week’s photo:

Week 3

Week 3

Where’s the Bookmobile? (Week 2)

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Guess the Bookmobile’s location in 7 weekly photos and win having it at a location of your choosing for 2 hours!  The 7th and final photo will be posted on National Bookmobile Day, April 15.  Entry forms are available on the Bookmobile and at the main library’s Adult Services desk.  

The second week’s photo:

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Week 2

Enjoy Celtic music on St. Patty’s Day

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dblbassCeltic Music Concert

The Freedom High School Fiddle Ensemble is performing at the Main Library on March 17. The Saint Patrick’s Day concert will feature Celtic instrumental music from 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. The free concert is sponsored by the Friends of the Library and is open to the public. No registration. More info

Gentle Yoga starts this week…

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1000677361Enjoy the benefits of yoga at weekly classes offered at the Main Library on Wednesdays beginning March 18. Certified Yoga Teacher Wendy Thompson leads the one hour classes. The exercise sessions are from noon to 1 p.m. through April 29. Wear loose clothing and bring a yoga mat. No prior experience is necessary!

Registration is required.More here

Cat in the Hat comes back! Rescheduled program tonight…

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catinhatWe’re celebrating Dr. Seuss’s birthday tonight! Join us for all things Seuss at a Family Fun Night on Tuesday, March 10 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. The Cat in the Hat will make a special appearance at this event that celebrates Seuss’s books through crafts, music, games, and stories. The event is hosted by the Library’s Teen Advisory Board.

Open to the public. Ages 3 to 11. More here