South Side Book Sale

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There are only two days left.  The South Side Book Sale will be open on Thursday, November 17 from 5-8 PM and Saturday, November 19 from 12-3 PM.

 

On Thursday, come and find specials in the juvenile section.  Whether you are interested in non-fiction or fiction, there will be a special pricing deal for you!

 

Check us out at 4th & Webster – the South Side Branch of the Bethlehem Area Public Library – 610-867-7852.

South Side Branch Book Sale

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The South Side Branch Book Sale is here!  The hours for the sale are:  Tuesday, November 15 from 11 AM-3 PM, Wednesday, November 16 from 11 AM-3 PM, Thursday, November 17 from 5-8 PM, and Saturday, November 19 from 12-3 PM.

If you like cookbooks there will be something here for you.  There are many “like new” fiction titles and a lot of teen material.  You’ll have your pick of coffee table books also.  There are also great resources for teachers.

Halloween is happening here!

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zombiescastlewebBethlehem Area Public Library invites the public to celebrate the spookiness of the season with a choice of four programs. On Tuesday, October 25 at 6:30 pm both the Main Library, 11 W. Church Street, and the South Side Branch, 400 Webster Street, will host family Halloween parties. Come in costume for stories, crafts, and games. Registration is required at the South Side Branch, only.

Author Katherine Ramsland brings tales of the macabre at Who’s Out There: The Menace of Ghosts, Rippers and Serial Creepers on Tuesday, October 25 at 6:30 pm at the Main Library. The program will include discussion of the prolific writer’s  latest books, Confession of a Serial Killer and The Ripper Letter. Books will be available for purchase and signing.

Students in grades 6 to 12 are encouraged to compete in the Teen Fear Factor on Wednesday, October 26 at 6:30 pm at the Main Library. Dress in costume for the disgusting challenges. Prizes will be awarded to top competitors. No registration.

Toddlers rule!

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bookkidsThe Library’s Learn and Grow program for toddlers, ages 1 to 3, offers educational toys and activities, as well as helpful connections to community early childhood development professionals. Parents have a chance to meet individually with childhood experts to ask questions and raise concerns about their child’s emotional, physical and mental health.

Register for Learn and Grow series at the South Side Branch or the Main Library and give your toddler a healthy start for a lifetime of learning.

Knit something beautiful!

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woolbasket_smKnit a beautiful scarf as your first project at the South Side Branch on Saturday, September 24. Instructor Teddy Maxwell will teach technique and share tips from 1 to 3 pm. Return on Saturday, October 8 for individual instruction and to complete the project. All yarn will be supplied but bring size 8 knitting needles.

Details here

Poetry Reading and Workshop on Saturday

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indexLocal author and poet Michael B. Judkins will visit for an intimate reading of selected poems from his new work, Interlude to Sentimental Me at the South Side Branch on Saturday, September 10 from 1:00 to 3:00 pm. Enjoy his unique poetry and have an opportunity to ask him questions. Following the reading, Michael will lead a workshop to help one identify their writing style and improve their writing skills. Don’t forget to bring a pen and a notebook! Refreshments will be served. More here

Positive Psychology Lowers Stress

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Isolated Portraits-Mature Hispanic WomanDo you want to feel more fulfilled at the end of each day? Come to a workshop that will decrease your stress and increase your sense of well-being. Anna Gaitanos, a life coach and counselor who specializes in positive psychology, will be at the South Side Branch on Thursday, September 8 at 6 pm. Register today!

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Closed for the Labor Day Weekend

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plazaBAPLx350Saturday and Monday. Fortunately you can download eBooks and eMagazines 24/7. Plus use the online resources anytime, too! Our book drops will be open but nothing is due either day. Enjoy the weekend!