Preserve summer’s bounty…

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latinashopper2Learn how to preserve fruit and veggies at the South Side Branch on Saturday, July 9. Learn different methods of pickling and freezing your produce. Bilingual instruction provided by Estefania Perdomo. Registration is required.                   More here

Popcorn & a Movie!

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pooldog_mChill out at the South Side Branch and watch a movie featuring basketball great Michael Jordan. Tuesday, July 5 at 4PM. More here

Don’t forget that the library is closed Saturday, July 2 and Monday, July 5. Both book drops will be open. Nothing is due either day. ♥ You can download ebooks and emagazines online 24/7. ♥

Steve Pullara in concert at the Branch tonight

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banjo steveWEB_5X7Grammy-winning Singer Steve Pullara of Cool Beans fame will appear at the South Side Branch on Tuesday, June 28 at 6:30 pm. Original tunes and zany antics entertains the whole family!

Register for the Branch concert by phoning 610-867-7852.

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Teens will love this program…

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iStock_000013538097LargeWhat activity do teens excel? Snacking, of course. Participate in Olympic-style events at the South Side Branch on Tuesday, June 21 from 4:00 to 5:30 pm. Stacking Oreos, chocolate relays, and candy trivia are just a few of the food-related activities for teens entering grades 6 to 12. Registration is required for all Branch programs. More here

 

Zany Steve Pullara in concert tonight!

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banjo steveWEB_5X7Grammy-winning Singer Steve Pullara of Cool Beans fame kicks off the Family Fun Nights this summer at the Main Library on Tuesday, June 21 at 6:30 pm. His goofy antics and catchy tunes will entertain the whole family. No registration is required for this performance. He will also appear at the South Side Branch on Tuesday, June 28 at 6:30 pm. Register for the Branch concert by phoning 610-867-7852. More summer programs here

Not everyone is computer savvy….

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computerstationDo you know someone who could use a little help learning to use the computer? Register them for a computer workshop for beginners at the South Side Branch. The class is this Saturday!

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Exercise Your Mind! Wellness series

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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.

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Kick off for Summer Reading this Saturday!

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Teen FootballPreschool 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.