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UPCOMING EVENTS

18th annual celebration of black history “Stepping Out with Black History”
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                Saturday, February 25 from 10:00 am to 3:30 pm

Join us for live music, step dance demo, soul food samples, a historical interpreter and more. There will be special activities and crafts for kids as well as vendors selling jewelry, clothing, and hand crafted items and more! Click here for more information.


February Programs
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                          Click here to register for all the programs in February 


18th Annual Black History Celebration. “Stepping Out with Black History” on Saturday, February 25, 2017 from 10:00 am to3:30 pm at the Upper Merion Township Building.

Tech Night on Monday, February 6 at 7 pm in Henderson Room. Own an ipad or an iphone but have trouble using it? Planning on buying, but the latest technology troubling you? Need help with downloading e-books? Our youth volunteers are here to help you. Registration Required.

Wills & Trusts on February 8 at 7 pm in Valley forge room. A variety of behavioral traits can affect investment decision-making for the worse. Impulsive behaviors may potentially sabotage the portfolio investors spent years trying to build. Learning new habits may help to successfully build, preserve and transfer wealth. This seminar focuses on what destroys wealth, how successful investors create wealth, and how to change behavior to work towards being successful. MUST REGISTER.

Adult Coloring Night on Monday, February 13 at 7:00 pm. Bring your friends and enjoy coloring. Walk-ins are welcome. Materials will be provided. If you are interested in puzzles, we have them as well!!

Vinyasa Yoga on Monday, February 20 at 6:45 pm: Vinyasa Yoga, flow between poses, challenging your endurance, flexibility and strength. Professional instructor from our Community center will teach The class will be held at the Community Center. Please be there 10 minutes early to sign the waiver. MUST REGISTER through the library. FREE for all, need not be a member. 

Knit Nite: Monday, February 27 at 7 pm.  Fourth Monday of the Month. For all ages - from veterans to wanna-be knitters. If you don't know how to knit and want to learn, our more experienced knitters are always eager pass on their skills, and some advanced knitters are usually available to help with patterns and designs.  
 
Winter Reading Program from January 3, 2017 to March 20, 2017 . Read, Register & Review to win exciting prizes. Register via our library’s website or come in person to register. 



Coloring Night for Adults
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Second Monday of every month at 7 pm
Bring your friends and enjoy coloring. Materials will be provided. Feel free to Walk in.


Tech Night
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 Own an ipad or an iphone but have trouble using it? Planning on buying, but the latest technology troubling you? Our youth volunteers are here to help you. You can register via our online calendar, or by calling 610-265-4805 or stopping by the library. 
                                   Click here for dates

Knit Night
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                               Fourth Monday of the Month
For all ages - from veterans to wanna-be knitters. If you don't know how to knit and want to learn, our more experienced knitters are always eager pass on their skills, and some advanced knitters are usually available to help with patterns and designs.
                               Click here for dates

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One Book, One Community

  • Summer 2015: Unfair by Adam Benforado
    The One Book, One Community program will be held Thursday, September 9 th from 7:00 - 8:30 pm.
  • Refer to the flyer for the most current information for this upcoming program.  (will be uploaded soon)
  •  Copies will be soon be available to purchase or borrow through the library. Registration is requested. Contact the library at 610-265-4805 for more information.  




ONGOING EVENTS

Knit Nights

Fourth Monday of the Month    

  • For all ages – from veterans to wanna-be knitters. If you don’t know how to knit and want to learn, our more experienced knitters are always eager pass on their skills, and some advanced knitters are usually available to help with patterns and designs.

 

English as a Second Language Conversation Group

Tuesdays at 1:00 pm    

  • Upper Merion Township Library, usually in the Valley Forge Room
For adults who speak English as a second language, this program allows you to practice your English through conversations about books, short stories, and news articles.  The class leader is Mrs. Jean Olexy, a certified ESL teacher. Anyone who speaks English as a second language is welcome to drop in.  If you are a native English speaker and would like to volunteer to help, email


Seminars & Counseling for Small Businesses
The library partners with the nonprofit group SCORE to provide free and low-cost classes on starting and owning a business as well as free counseling and advice for budding entrepreneurs and business owners. Visit the SCORE website for more information or to register.

AARP Tax Assistance
Each year during tax season, the library hosts AARP volunteers.  Basic tax preparation is available free to senior citizens.   Appointments are required, and can be made beginning in late January.