If you’re ready to make a shift toward “clean” eating but need a little push, see Hungry for Change, a documentary about processed foods that will surprise you, at the Branch on Wednesday, June 15. This is the first documentary of a three-part Wellness series this summer.
Preschool and elementary school students are encouraged to join On Your Mark, Get Set, Read! and earn prizes for reading this summer.The sports theme is carried over in the fifty-plus programs offered throughout the summer at the Main Library and the South Side Branch. Details
Kick-off events are planned for both locations on June 11 from 1- 3 pm. The Main Library will have roller derby, skateboarding and jump rope demonstrations with crafts, games and prizes. The Branch will stage a Jedi Training Academy with games, obstacle courses, and prizes.
Get in the Game…Read! is the theme for the Teen Summer Reading Program. Students entering grades 6 to 12 in the Fall can participate in Snack Olympic Games, movie nights, an art workshop, book discussions, and teen challenges based on the show Minute to Win It. They will also earn prizes for reading.
Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the unification of Bethlehem’s neighborhoods and the 100 trees that were just planted in city parks. We will have stories and an activity for all ages at the South Side Branch on Thursday, June 9 at 11:15 am. Register today in person, by phone or online!
To all book lovers:
There are two days left to buy books, music CD’s, DVD’s, VHS tapes, comic books, and puzzles.
The hours for the South Side Branch Book Sale are: Thursday, June 2 -5:00-8:00 PM and Saturday, June 4 – 12:00 – 3:00 PM.
Come in and browse our huge collection of wonderful reading material!
Coloring is not just for children anymore. The coloring fad is gaining momentum because of its stress-relieving benefits. The South Side Branch is having a workshop for adults on Saturday, May 7. Learn new techniques with watercolor pencils. The library will provide all the materials and refreshments. The two hour event begins at 1 p.m. and is free. More here…
Beginning this week, the South Side Branch will expand its Wednesday hours.
The South Side Branch will now be open on:
TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY 11:00 – 8:00
SATURDAY 12:00 – 4:00
The staff at the Branch is very happy to have more hours to serve the public!