New Urban Fiction titles

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Several new titles have been added to the Urban Fiction collection at the South Side Branch.

The Score by Kiki Swinson

White lines III : all falls down by Tracy Brown

The Cartel 5 by Ashley and Jaquavis

Heist 2 by Kiki Swinson

Miami by Nikki Turner

A Moment of Silence by Sister Souljah

Murdergram: part 2 by Nisa Santiago

No More Mr. Nice Guy by Carl Weber

Stone Cold Liar by Noire

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.


Library is closed

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winterBoth the Main Library and the South Side Branch are closed today because the roads are still iffy.

No materials are due. Bookmobile service will hopefully resume tomorrow!

South Side Branch Closed

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The Bethlehem Area Public Library South Side Branch is closed on Saturday, January 23, 2016 due to the SNOW!

The computer class that was scheduled for today, will be rescheduled.  The patrons signed up for this class will be notified of the new date.


the library is closed today

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snowman colorStay warm and safe today. Due to the weather, no materials are due. Borrow eBooks and eMagazines online. And of course you can access our eResources.

Create something artistic with your child

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paint tubeLearn with your child by working together on exciting art projects. As part of PBS 39’s early childhood educational initiative that combines science, technology, engineering, art and math activities to engage young children, the Create with Me art-based program will be held at  Library for children ages 2 to 8 with an adult. The Saturday classes begin January 16 at the South Side Branch at noon and will be held alternate months at the Main Library on February 20, April 16 and June 18. Additional classes at the Branch are scheduled for  March 19 and May 21. The free classes are part of the public radio station’s Full STEAM Ahead program to expose children to the arts and provide educational resources through community partnerships. Come to one or all!

More info here

Computer instruction- small class size

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computerstationBecome more comfortable with technology at free classes held at the South Side Branch with small class, bilingual instruction for computer novices on Saturday, January 9 at 1 pm. Basic computer skills and an introduction to Windows will be taught.

More here

Book Sale at South Side Branch this week…

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asianbkgirl3Gently-used books, DVDs and CDs in English and Spanish will be available at the South Side Branch’s Book Sale this Tuesday through Saturday. This sale is featuring comic books, quilting books, and science fiction, too.

November 10: 1-4:00 p.m. November 11: noon-2 p.m.  November 12: 5-8 p.m. and November 14: noon-3 p.m. Details