Cinderella- The Story

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princessPrincesses are trending for young girls right now. Where do we get these fairy tale images of princesses? From fairy tales, of course! The Cinderella story has a long history and appears in many cultures. Come for princess activities on Saturday, November 7 . Tiaras are encouraged but not mandatory!  Kindergarten to grade 5.     Details

Ticket to Work

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Learn about employment services that will best suit your needs that Social Security offers beneficiaries with disabilities through the Ticket to Work program at Main Library on Wednesday, November 4 at 6:30PM. Keep your  benefits while you explore meaningful employment, receive vocational rehabilitation services, and gain work experience. Social Security benefits will continue as you transition to work either at home or in an accommodating workplace, and will be reinstated if you are unable to continue working because of your disability. More here


New Audiobooks on CD

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Stars of fortune – Nora Robertstess-playing with fire

Playing with fire – Tess Gerritsen

Rogue lawyer – John Grisham

All the stars in the heavens – Adriana Trigiani

Foreign affairs – Stuart Woods

Winter stroll – Elin Hilderbrand

Click here for a complete list of new audiobooks and playaways

Scary movie tonight after hours!

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Teens only! Make sure you are here by 6PM tonight before the Library closes! We’ll provide the movie and the snacks. Wear a costume if you like! And bring a friend, too! Grades 6-12.

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Stories that make life meaningful

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MARTYRBrave the elements tonight, you can park in the garage, and come to hear the true story of one individual who risked all and dared to make a difference. Author Lynley Smith tells the story of her distant relative who tried to save Hungarian Jewish children from the Nazis. This story will inspire you.

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Happy Haunting

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halloween catWear a costume and come for spooky stories, games and Halloween crafts at the Bethlehem Area Public Library on Tuesday, October 27 at 6:30 p.m. Both the Main Library and the South Side Branch are hosting  Halloween parties for preschool and elementary age children. Registration is required at the South Side Branch only. The one-hour events are free and open to the public.

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A healthier you!

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latinashopper2Learn how to avoid empty calories and plan healthy meals tonight at the Main Library. A dietitian suggests better food choices and emphasizes the importance of exercise.

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Double Header at South Side Branch this Saturday

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laptop 1Upgrade your computer skills. Learn Powerpoint basics, as well as how to create Excel spreadsheets on Saturday, October 24 at the South Side Branch. Small class instruction begins at 1 pm. Register here

Enjoy your garden’s produce into winter! Learn how to can vegetables and preserve jams at a workshop at the Branch on Saturday, October 24 at 1 pm. More here