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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Where’s the Bookmobile? – Week 4

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Time for Week 4!  Each of the seven photos presents the bookmobile at an undisclosed location somewhere within the library’s service area, which encompasses Hanover and Bethlehem Twps., as well as Fountain Hill.  Simply name the correct locations and the person who does the best (or wins a drawing in the event of a tie) will get the bookmobile at a time and location of their choosing for up to two hours!

Entry forms can be obtained and submitted at the main library or any bookmobile stop.  Feel free to page back through the news and events blog here to check out the other photo(s).

Week 4

Week 4

Zumba every Thursday starting this week!

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zumbawebThe whole family can get into shape and have fun dancing to salsa, merengue, reggae and hip hop at the South Side Branch.  Zumba classes with a certified instructor every  Thursday beginning April 20 at 6:30 pm. The one-hour classes are free and all levels of students are welcome. The classes run through June 22.

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Jane Austen fans

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northangerTo commemorate the 200th anniversary of her death, Lehigh University is having a number of events to celebrate the English novelist, Jane Austen, including an exhibit of 19th century first editions and a film series. Complimenting these events, Bethlehem Area Public Library  is hosting Lehigh faculty and graduate student-led Book Talks on each of Jane Austen’s novels on Tuesdays from 6:30 to 7:30 pm. The Book Talks are funded in part by Lawrence Henry Gipson Institute for 18th-Century Studies. The schedule for each Book Talk follows:

 

April 18                Northanger Abbey

May 16                 Sense and Sensibility

June 20                 Pride and Prejudice

July 18                   Mansfield Park

August 15            Emma

September 19   Persuasion                           More here

Where’s the Bookmobile? – Week 3

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Time for Week 3!  Each of the seven photos presents the bookmobile at an undisclosed location somewhere within the library’s service area, which encompasses Hanover and Bethlehem Twps., as well as Fountain Hill.  Simply name the correct locations and the person who does the best (or wins a drawing in the event of a tie) will get the bookmobile at a time and location of their choosing for up to two hours!

Entry forms can be obtained and submitted at the main library or any bookmobile stop.  Feel free to page back through the news and events blog here to check out the other photo(s).

Week 3

Curious about credit, mortgages, and home-buying?

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buildingGain a better understanding how the home buying and financing process works at the Main Library on Tuesday, April 11. Make informed decisions about preparing to purchase a home by learning about credit scores, home financing, and the loan application process. Bring your questions. The one hour program is presented by Andrew Karabin who has 24 years of experience as a Home Mortgage Consultant.

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Where’s the Bookmobile? – Week 2

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Time for Week 2 of this year’s Where’s the Bookmobile? contest!  Each of the seven photos presents the bookmobile at an undisclosed location somewhere within the library’s service area, which encompasses Hanover and Bethlehem Twps., as well as Fountain Hill.  Simply name the correct locations and the person who does the best (or wins a drawing in the event of a tie) will get the bookmobile at a time and location of their choosing for up to two hours!

Entry forms can be obtained and submitted at the main library or any bookmobile stop.  Feel free to page back through the news and events blog here to check out the other photo(s).

Week 2

Week 2

Branch BOOK SALE

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ani-book  SOUTH SIDE BRANCH BOOK SALE begins tomorrow! Music & DVDs, too. Lots of Spanish books, movies and music.

Tuesday April 4   11am-3pm     Wednesday   April 5   11 am-3pm

Thursday April 6   5-8pm    Saturday  April 8  noon-3pm

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