Win a gold medal!

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dreamstime_xs_63615660The first annual Teen Chocolate Olympics will be held on Saturday, February 13 at the Main Library beginning at 2:00 p.m. Compete to become champion of the world (silver and bronze awards, also) in chocolate relay races, a pie eating contest, M&M speed sorting, and more sweet challenges. The games are limited to grades 6 to 12. More here

 

Chocolate!

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bingo-webThere will be plenty of chocolate on hand on Tuesday, February 9 at 6:30 pm when two passions collide- books and candy – at Chocolate Lovers Book Bingo. Win books and chocolate bars at exciting rounds of bingo. All ages.

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Who knew you could learn so much by having so much fun?!

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buildbonanzaWe’ve got the cure for “I’m bored!” Bring your child to the Main Library on Saturday to build amazing things with LEGO and DUPLO blocks as well as MEGA bricks. Their brains will be solving math problems and developing engineering skills as they build! Ages 3-10 with an adult. No registration.

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BOOK SALE this week

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P1000270Wednesday, February 3: noon to 8 PM           15,000 books, movies, music!

Saturday, February 6: 10 AM to 4 PM

www.bestbooksale.org

Groundhog Day tomorrow

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dreamstime_xs_64456275Whether Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow or not, enjoy some home-state fun at the Main Library on February 2. Meet a personality from Pennsylvania’s past, enjoy a state trivia contest, and create an art project. More here

Remember, you can park in the garage beneath the Library except in spaces reserved for police or City Council.

H&R Block tax program canceled

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The program for this Saturday has been canceled.

Hot topic tonight

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vast-logoOn Wednesday, January 27 Linda Brownback from VAST ( Valley Against Sex Trafficking), will speak about trafficking, how children and teens are exploited, and steps to eradicate it from our community. The program is at the Main Library from 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. This program is sponsored by the Junior League of the Lehigh Valley. Parking is available in the garage beneath the Library except in spaces reserved for police.

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The South Branch remains closed on Tuesday

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Snowman_2The streets are still not good around the Branch and parking is non-existent, so we will not open. The Main Library is open. But don’t worry about returning your materials to either location today. We’ve changed the due dates to tomorrow.