Get your book sale fix…

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asianbkgirl3Browse the Book Sale at the Branch tomorrow from noon to 4PM for gently used books, DVDs and CDS. All at low, low prices! This is a perfect opportunity to see the beautiful interior renovations to the first floor before heading for the book sale in the basement. (Sorry, the basement level is not handicapped accessible). Credit cards accepted. All proceeds benefit the Library.

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Perfect the art of storytelling…

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teen group COL02Explore the art of storytelling and discover your talent at a workshop for teens on Wednesday, March 26 at the Main Library.  Free! Presented by Karen Maurer and Larry Sceurman from the Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild.

Ages 12-17. Register now

The amazing brain…

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brainpartygirlDrop in the Main Library anytime on Saturday, March 22 for an all day Brain Party! Lehigh Valley Society for Neuroscience members are staging exhibitions and activities for all ages from 10 AM-4 PM.

Test your reflexes, challenge your vision, record an EEG of your own brain! This annual event is free and open to the public. No registration. More here

Obamacare deadline is approaching…

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confused manNeed help with open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare)?

Schedule an appointment TODAY! Tomorrow, Wednesday, March 19 the  South Side Branch will have qualified assistants answering questions and guiding you through the process for enrolling for health card coverage. Call the Branch at 610-867-7852 to schedule an appointment. Details


Bethlehem Room closed March 17th & 18th

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The Bethlehem Room will be closed Monday, March 17th and Tuesday, March 18th. Work is underway for the new, grant-funded, HVAC unit. We will reopen the room as soon as possible. Thanks for your patience during this upgrade!

The weekend starts tonight…

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book explodeat Barnes & Noble (near Freemansburg Ave. and Route 33)! We have great events planned to entice you to make purchases this weekend because the Library will get a percentage of the sales. Remember to take your voucher. Or just tell them at the register that you are supporting the Library.

Tonight is Board Game Night for teens. Tomorrow afternoon is Baseball Day with stories, baseball memorabilia giveaways, and free popcorn. On Sunday, Josh Berk will be signing his latest baseball/mystery book, Say It Ain’t So. Beth Ain, author of the popular Starring Jules series, will also be signing her books.

Come out and support the Library! Details


Lucky you!

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yes-kid-colorIt’s the BIG 3 Saturday tomorrow at 11 AM with stories, a craft & an activity celebrating the luck o’ the Irish! All ages. No registration. Fun, fun, fun!

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Family Fireside Stories tonight…

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at  the Barnes & Noble store in Bethlehem Township (Freemansburg Ave. near Route 33). Two celebrated storytelling masters from the Lehigh Valley Storytellers Guild will entertain the whole family from 6-8 PM. The Library will receive a percentage of purchases made this week at Barnes & Noble. Give the cashier the BookFair voucher we’ve been handing out the past couple of weeks. If you don’t have a voucher, just mention the Library. See you at Barnes & Noble this week!More here