TUESDAY. August 23, 10:30-11:15 AM
WEDNESDAY. August 24, 6:30-7:15 PM~A special event for kindergarten-bound children~
us for stories about what kindergarten is like. Songs and hands-on
activities to get you ready for your big day. No registration
August 29 - We've Got the Beat [10:30-11:30] Play simple instruments and dance to popular children's songs (ages 2 & up). No registration required.
Coming in Fall 2016:
Block Party for ages 2+ Mondays 10:30 – 11:30am
September 12 & 19, October 10 & 17, November 14 & 21,
December 12 & 19
Playing is learning! Play with our fine collection of wooden
blocks and more to help your preschooler develop vocabulary, social skills,
problem solving skills, and reading readiness! No registration.
Got the Beat: dance and jam session
Fridays, September 16, 23, 30 10:30 – 11:00am
Have you got the beat? Do you have happy feet? Play simple instruments in time to pop music
and the best children's selections. Dance with scarves, shakers, and use our
giant activity parachute. Let loose, express yourself and just have fun! No
registration. Program is best for ages 2 and up.
Story Time All ages welcome!
September 20 – October 18 10:30 –
11:00am Series I
Tuesdays, November 8 – December 6 10:30 – 11:00am Series II
Bring the entire family for stories, songs, fingerplays, and
related activities. Family Story Time is for all ages. No registration.
Story Time Ages 2 – 3 ½
September 21 – October 19 10:30 –
11:00am Series I Registration begins September 1
Wednesdays, November 9 – December 7 10:30 – 11:00am Series II
Registration begins October 18
Stories, songs, fingerplays, and related activities for you
and your child ages 2 - 3 1/2 years. Registration is required and is open to
cardholders in Bethlehem, Bethlehem Twp., Fountain Hill, and Hanover
Twp.(Northampton Co.) Please register
online or phone 610-867-3761 x499.
Story Time Ages 1 month – 24
September 22 – October 20 10:30 – 11:00am Series I
Registration begins September 1
Thursdays, November 10 – December 8 10:30 – 11:00am Series II
Registration begins October 18
Stories, songs, rhymes, and fingerplays for you and your
little one age 1 month - 24 months.
Registration is required and is open to cardholders in Bethlehem, Bethlehem
Twp., Fountain Hill, and Hanover Twp. (Northampton Co.) Please register online or phone 610-867-3761
Learn & Grow : a Family Place series
Fridays, October 7 –
November 4 11:00 – 12:00noon
Learn & Grow is a 5
week series for parents and their young children ages 1-3 that offers
educational toys, fun learning activities, and circle time. Early childhood
experts are available to speak with parents one on one. Come meet other young
families. Siblings up to age 6 are welcome.
Registration is required. Register beginning September 16. Series is
open to first time series participant cardholders in City of Bethlehem,
Bethlehem Twp., Fountain Hill, and Hanover Twp. (Northampton County.)
Hug a Bear Day Story Time
7 10:30 – 11:15am
You are invited to a teddy bear celebration in honor of Hug a Bear Day. Enjoy stories, songs, and a teddy bear craft.
Oh, and don't forget to bring Teddy,
too! No registration. Program is best suited to ages 2 and up.
LEGO Building Bonanza Saturdays 2:00 – 3:00pm
September 10, October 8, November 12, December 10
Create with LEGO's, DUPLO's, bricks, and all sorts of
blocks. Build STEM skills while you
play. Program is open to ages 3 - 10
with adult. No registration. Join the fun!
Family Fun Nights
Tuesdays, 6:30 – 7:30pm All ages welcome!
September 20 Curiosity Day – Celebrate the 75th
birthday of Curious George
2016 marks the 75th birthday of everyone’s favorite
monkey—Curious George. It also marks
the 75th anniversary of the publication of the book that started it all:
Curious George by H. A. and Margret Rey. Join us for the celebration with
stories, games, art activities and fun!
No registration and all ages are welcome.
October 25 Halloween
Join us for a spooky night of stories, games, creepy crafts,
and fun. Remember to come in costume for
the costume parade. Fun for all
ages. No registration. FREE parking is available in the garage
beneath of Library/City Hall complex.
Tween & Teen KEVA building challenge
for grades 6 - 12
Saturday, September 24,
2:00 – 3:00pm
Build something fantastic with KEVA planks, small wooden
pieces that require lots of imagination and a steady hand. These little planks allow you to explore math
and physics while you have fun creating.
Build alone or with friends – stretch your imagination. What will you build?