Building Bonanza for future engineers

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buildbonanzaBuilding with Lego and Duplo blocks triggers engineering and math skills. The Main Library is having a Building Bonanza for children ages 3-10, accompanied by an adult, on Saturday, November 21 at 2 pm. Children develop spatial reasoning and learn fractions and division. Plus it’s fun!

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Are you dreading the holidays?

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xmastreemotifThe holidays can be an emotionally- charged, stressful time when dealing with losses and sadness. Learn how to cope at a program presented by a professional counselor at the Main Library on Saturday, November 14 at 2PM.

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Everything you wanted to know about needle crafts…

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woolbasket_smUnwind with Needlecrafting. Learn a new hobby, improve your skills, or share your talents at drop-in sessions at the Main Library on Thursday, November 12 and Saturday, November 28 from 1PM to 3PM. Bring patterns, needles or crochet hooks. Bring a lunch too. Additional drop-in sessions are planned for the second Thursday and fourth Saturday of December.

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Write 50,000 words this month

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NaNoWriMo_logoAspiring writers can work on their novels Saturdays in November from 1-5 PM at the Main Library. Stop by with a laptop or a pad of paper to meet the NaNoWriMo’s (National Novel Writing Month) challenge of writing 50,000 words in one month. Carol L. Wright from Bethlehem Writers Group will kick off the program on November 7 at Noon.

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Cinderella- The Story

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princessPrincesses are trending for young girls right now. Where do we get these fairy tale images of princesses? From fairy tales, of course! The Cinderella story has a long history and appears in many cultures. Come for princess activities on Saturday, November 7 . Tiaras are encouraged but not mandatory!  Kindergarten to grade 5.     Details

Ticket to Work

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Learn about employment services that will best suit your needs that Social Security offers beneficiaries with disabilities through the Ticket to Work program at Main Library on Wednesday, November 4 at 6:30PM. Keep your  benefits while you explore meaningful employment, receive vocational rehabilitation services, and gain work experience. Social Security benefits will continue as you transition to work either at home or in an accommodating workplace, and will be reinstated if you are unable to continue working because of your disability. More here

 

Stories that make life meaningful

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MARTYRBrave the elements tonight, you can park in the garage, and come to hear the true story of one individual who risked all and dared to make a difference. Author Lynley Smith tells the story of her distant relative who tried to save Hungarian Jewish children from the Nazis. This story will inspire you.

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Happy Haunting

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halloween catWear a costume and come for spooky stories, games and Halloween crafts at the Bethlehem Area Public Library on Tuesday, October 27 at 6:30 p.m. Both the Main Library and the South Side Branch are hosting  Halloween parties for preschool and elementary age children. Registration is required at the South Side Branch only. The one-hour events are free and open to the public.

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