Celebrate Earth Day

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earthday1Stop in anytime on Saturday at the Main Library for activities to bring attention to Earth Day.

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Irish Dance Performance on Wednesday night…

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irish dancerThe Irish stars Parker School of Irish Dance will perform at Main Library on Wednesday, March 22 at 6:30 pm. Following their lively performance at the Library’s Family Fun Night, they will invite children to join in and learn some steps. Their performance always generates a lot of attention because the sounds carry through the ceiling to the main floor and sound thunderous! The program is sponsored by Friends of the Library. The one hour program is free.

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New Children’s DVD’s at the South Side Branch

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Queen of Katwe

PAW patrol: Pups save the bunnies

The Eagle Huntress

Oddball

Dark Horse

Teen movie night

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dreamstime_xs_25584729Grades 6-12. Watch Pitch Perfect (PG-13) with your friends and free popcorn on Tuesday, March 21 at the Main Library! This film was the second-highest grossing music comedy of all time! What was the first?!

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Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday a little early!

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catinhatIt’s all things Seuss tonight at the Main Library at our Family Fun Night. No registration.

Bring the whole family!

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Leap Into Science

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dreamstime_xs_79705375If you are in grades 1-5, bring your parent to be your partner for amazing science-based activities and experiences on Saturday, February 25 the Main Library at 2pm.  This is a spin-off of the Franklin Institute’s program.  The one hour STEM workshop is free and open to the public. No registration. Made possible by a grant from the Institute for Museum and Library Services as administered by the Pennsylvania Department of Education through the Office of Commonwealth Libraries.

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Tail Wagging Readers!

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puppy readerCome in between 11 am and noon on Saturday and practice reading to an attentive and gentle dog! Readers only, please!

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Calling all wizards…

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dreamstime_xl_59102121Yay! It’s Harry Potter Day on Saturday, February 18 at the Main Library!

Celebrate the imagination of J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter character on Come in costume, play Hogwarts games, make magical props, and try Bertie Botts beans. A Harry Potter photo booth will also be available. Prizes will be awarded for costumes and game winners. All ages.

The two hour program is free and open to the public. No registration.

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