South Side Book Sale

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The South Side Branch Book Sale has two more days left.

Thursday, April 6 5:00-8:00 PM.  The SPECIAL SALE will be:

children’s picture books are $.50 each unless otherwise marked with a special price!

cookbooks – 1/2 price

coffee table books – 1/2 price

There are lots of books and music CD’s in Spanish, fotonovelas, urban fiction titles, large print, and new Christian music to still pick from.  See the special section on bird watching and on pets!  The sale also has a great selection of fiction and paperbacks for adults as well as children.

Check out the blog on Saturday for the Specials offered on the last day of the sale.

Book Sale SPECIALS

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The South Side Book Sale at 400 Webster St from 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM today will offer the following SPECIALS:

cookbooks – 1/2 price

children’s picture books are $.50 each unless otherwise marked with a special price!

 

Look at tomorrow’s blog for Thursday book sale specials!

Thursday Book Sale hours 5:00-8:00 PM and

Saturday Book Sale hours Noon-3:00 PM

South Side Book Sale

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For Book Sale lovers everywhere:
The South Side Book Sale starts Tuesday, April 4 11:00-3:00 PM!
There are lots of:  “like new” books, NEW Christian CDs, Children’s school workbooks, tons of DVDs, Cookbooks, and jigsaw puzzles!
The sale will also be on Wednesday, April 5 11:00-3:00 PM, Thursday, April 6 5:00-8:00 PM, and Saturday, April 8 Noon-3:00 PM.
Come to the South Side Branch and see what we have to offer you!
Bethlehem Area Public Library – South Side Branch
400 Webster St
Bethlehem Pa 18015
610-867-7852

 

Branch BOOK SALE

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ani-book  SOUTH SIDE BRANCH BOOK SALE begins tomorrow! Music & DVDs, too. Lots of Spanish books, movies and music.

Tuesday April 4   11am-3pm     Wednesday   April 5   11 am-3pm

Thursday April 6   5-8pm    Saturday  April 8  noon-3pm

More here

Learn about our Muslim neighbors.

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dreamstime_xs_41188463Islam in the Modern Age, presented by Akbar Keshodkar, PhD, at the Main Library on Monday, April 3 will explore how this often misunderstood religion has evolved into the modern age.

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Where’s the Bookmobile? – Contest Week 1

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This year’s Where’s the Bookmobile? contest kicks off today!  Seven photos of the bookmobile at various locations throughout our service area (City of Bethlehem, Hanover Township, Bethlehem Twsp., and Fountain Hill) will be posted over the next seven weeks.  Simply name the correct locations and the person who does the best (or wins a drawing in the event of a tie ) will get the bookmobile at a time and location of their choosing for up to two hours!*

Entry forms can be obtained and submitted at the main library or any bookmobile stop.

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Week 1

*Anytime, that is, during normal library hours of operations.  Above terms subject to negotiation if librarian is on vacation and no one else can drive.  Void where prohibited.  Please drink responsibly.  Your results may vary.  LOG OFF IMMEDIATELY if you do not agree to the conditions stated in this warning.   …Just kidding with that last one. 

 

 

Get a crash course in Hip Hop

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hip hopHip Hop Headphones, a crash course in Hip Hop culture, will be presented at the Main Library on Thursday, March 30 at 6:30 pm. Dr. James Braxton Peterson, the Director of Africana Studies and Associate Professor of English at Lehigh University, is the presenter of this program about the intersection of race and popular culture.  He is the author of several books, The Hip Hop Underground and African American Culture, Prison Industrial Complex for Beginners, and Hip Hop Headphones: A Scholar’s Critical Playlist.  Peterson hosts “The Remix” on Philadelphia’s NPR affiliate, WHYY.  Peterson has written for Newsweek.com, The Guardian, The LA Times, Reuters, and The Daily Beast.  He is a media commentator and has appeared on MSNBC, Al-Jazeera, CNN, HLN, Fox News, and other networks. More here

Highlights of New Music

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Notes of blue – Son Voltson volt - notes of blue

Prisoner – Ryan Adams

Stage fright – The Band

Freedom highway – Rhiannon Giddens

Tales of Hemingway – Michael Daugherty

Click here for a list of new and recently ordered music