Join us this Tuesday, April 7th at 6 pm for Understanding Memory Loss. Julie Thomas, a Registered Nurse and Early Stage & Advocacy Coordinator for the Alzheimer’s Association, will provide the latest information on memory disease. Bring your questions. Sponsored by Friends of the Library.
Celebrate National Poetry Month at BAPL this Wednesday at 6:30 pm for Open Mic. Two lucky attendees will win tickets to the April 14th Zoellner Arts Center performance of former Poet Laureate, Billy Collins. Don’t miss an evening of lively open mic poetry performances.
On Saturday, April 11, join us for two programs: First, woven welcome from 11 am to 1 pm. Celebrate diversity by participating in a hands-on project, weaving segments of fabric into a large woven welcome tapestry. Artist Jill Odegaard will lead. Be part of this art project that will exhibit at the Allentown Art Museum. BAPL is one of the partnered hosts facilitating creation of this project.
Next, La Salle University Professor & KYW Newsradio 1060 Movie Critic Bill Wine will begin at 2 pm for Based on the Book BESTSELLER CINEMA. Learn how classic and modern novels have been translated to film. Memorable works to be discussed: The Graduate, Bridget Jones’ Diary, Schindler’s List and more. This program is made possible by the Pa. Humanities Council, supported in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Programs are free and open to all. Free parking is available in the garage on the west side all day on Saturdays and after 4 pm, M-F.
Enjoy the holidays! Thanks very much!