Best $10 ever spent…

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IMG_0489Buy at least $100 worth of books for only $10 at the Book Sale at the Main Library this week! It doesn’t matter when you come, our volunteers re-stock throughout the sale. Find out why it is the best book sale in the Lehigh Valley!

Wednesday, July 13: noon to 8pm (park in the garage after 5pm)

Saturday, July 16: 10am to 4pm (park in the garage all day!)

On your mark, get set, Magic Show!

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dreamstime_xs_5240337Learn magic tricks from a pro! Magician Brian Richards will perform his mix of comedy and magic at the Main Library on Tuesday, July 12. He is appearing at the South Side Branch on Tuesday, July 19. Both shows are at 6:30 pm and only the Branch program requires registration. Suitable for all ages.


Fine Art & the Good Life

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Movlic_pressLove, art and a murder investigation in Art School Confidential, starring Anjelica Huston and John Malkovich on Saturday, July 9 at the Main Library. Free popcorn!

Park in the garage all day Saturday!

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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

You only have a minute to win it!

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ani-catSixty seconds on the clock, ten challenges, if you are a teen, you have a Minute to Win It at the Main Library on Wednesday, July 6 at 2 pm. Test your skills with challenges like “cookie face,” “cup stack,” “suck it up,” and other hilarious events. Prizes will be awarded for best performances and highest scores. Grades 6-12 (grade you are entering in the fall). Free and no registration. More here

Adult Summer Reading Club Winners

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Congratulations to this week’s Summer Reading Club winners! First prize recipient, Ruth G. won an oil change to Automotive Electrical Service and second prize goes to Steph H. pizza to Anna Bella Ristorante. Next Monday, July 11, we will give away a handcrafted tote bag filled with books and pizza from Anna Bella Ristorante. The tote bag was made by the General Federation Women’s Club of Bethlehem

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. ♥

Race car driver at library today!

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raceflagExplore the science behind speed with award-winning race car driver Sage Karem! Today at 11 am at the Main Library. Find out what it is like to drive at a high rate of speed and make your own racing car. (Grades 1-5)

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