The deadline for Datebook is noon Tuesday two weeks before the desired publication date. Only dated events local to this newspaper will be listed. Information should include event, date, time, applicable fees and an information telephone number that may be published. Send to North Penn Life Datebook, c/o Montgomery Newspapers, 290 Commerce Drive, Fort Washington, PA 19034; fax to 215-643-9475; email email@example.com. No phone calls. States: Sept. 25 at 6 p.m. This class is for immigrants to the rnited States who are interested in learning more about the cultural aspects of working in the rnited States. To register, call 610209-3135 or email communicatewithease@ comcast. net.
• How Healthy Are You? Know Your Numbers: Sept. 27 at 1 p.m. Free health screenings (blood pressure and other measurements) from noon to 1 p.m. To register, call 215-4812204. Class size is limited.
• Amateur Radio: Sept. 27 at 7 p.m. Call 610-5175074 for details.
• Free Math Help: Mondays at 4 p.m. Free tutoring for students in grades 7 to 12 in any math subject.
• Mexican Train Dominoes: Tuesdays at 1 p.m.
• Knit and Crochet with Judy: Wednesdays at 4:30 p.m. Beginners, novices, whoever – if you’re looking for a nice way to relax and socialize, bring a current project or a skein of yarn and needles to start.
• WRAP Wellness Recovery Action Plan Group: Wednesdays at 1:30 p.m.
• Knitting/Crocheting Group: Wednesdays at 4:30 p.m.
• Crocheting Group: Fridays at 1 p.m. MOVIES: • Friday Movie Matinees: Showtime is 2 p.m. Aug. 31: “Treasure Planet (PG, 95 minutes).
• Friday Night Movies: Showtime is 6:30 p.m. Sept. 14: “The Hunger Games” (PG-13, 142 minutes); Sept. 21: “The Lucky One” (PG13, 101 minutes); Sept. 28: “The Pirates! Band of MisfiWV (3G, 88 PLQuWHV). KIDS’ CORNER: • Homeschoolers’ Get Together: Sept. 4 from 10:30 a.m. to noon.
• Little Builders’ Club: Sept. 13 at 4:30 p.m. Children of all ages welcome.
• Make Your Own Survival Strap: Sept. 14 at 4 p.m. Come learn how to make a survival wristband using parachute cord. Sign up at the library. Cost: $3.
• Miss Lisa’s Family Storytime: For children ages 2 to 5. Parents and siblings are welcome. Sept. 20 and 27: 10:30 a.m.; Sept. 21 and 28: 11:30 a.m.
• Miss Lisa’s Infant Storytime: Sept. 21 and 28 at 10:30 a.m. For children under 2 and their parents/caregivers.
• Kiwanis Storytime: Debra Hawk, a member of the Lansdale Kiwanis Club, will read stories and complete fun activities with the kids. Sept. 22 at 10:30 a.m.; the theme is “Muppets.”
• Math Tutoring: Mondays from 4 to 6 p.m. Free tutoring in any math subject for students up to grade 12.
• Free Tutoring by Youth Lit: The American Youth Literacy Foundation is offering tutoring to children in grades 1 to 5 who need help with reading. Tutoring is provided by trained volunteers. Tutors will work with your child after school for 30 minutes per week, usually Friday afternoons between 4 and 5:30. Other times may be available. Please sign up using the form available at the library. More information is available at www. youthlit.org. BOOK GROUPS: • Men’s Book Discussion: Sept. 10 at 7 p.m. This month’s selection is “Riders of the Purple Sage” by wane Grey.
• Book Discussion Group: Sept. 12 at 7 p.m. This month’s selection is “Tara Road” by Maeve Binchy. SPECIAL EVENTS: • First Friday Used Book Sale: Sept. 7 from 4 to 9 S.P. $ YDULHWy RI fiFWLRQ, QRQfiFWLRQ DQG FKLOGUHQ’V hardback and paperback books and movies.
• Trivia Night: Sept. 15 at 7 p.m. Third annual beef and beer trivia contest. Which team will win?
• Oktoberfest: Oct. 6 Fourth annual Oktoberfest ZLWK DQ LQWHUQDWLRQDO flDLU. Music, dance, beer garden, food, games, crafts, etc. day afternoon from 4 to 5 p.m. The North Penn High School Key Club will be overseeing and help engineer Lego creations. No fee. Lego donations welcome.
FAMILY DAY PROGRAMS: Storytimes: • Friday Story Hour — All ages welcome. Aug. 31 from 2 to 3 p.m. Also, visit the rpper Gwynedd Gazebo for story hour each Friday in August at 11 a.m.
• Our Little Bookworms — Toddlers (12 months to 3 years) meet on several Tuesday each month at 10 a.m. for 30 minutes of storytime.
• Special Needs Story Time — Children with special needs (all ages) and siblings are welcome to attend. The stories and music will be geared toward ages 2 to 6 and the environment will be sensory friendly. The program will be held the second Tuesday morning of each month from 10 to 10:30 in the library community rooms. TEEN PROGRAMS: • Teen Club — Every Wednesday from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Enjoy a good book, talk about it and have treats! No fee. Please stop by the circulation desk to register and pick up a copy of the book for discussion. Ages 12 and up. ADULT PROGRAMS: • Creating a Healthier Memory: Brain Games - Sept. 19 at 11 a.m. Presented by Patricia Anasiewicz, RN, MSN, Community Health Outreach nurse at Abington Health/Lansdale Hospital. Bring a bagged lunch. Reservations required. No fee. Call 215-481-2204.
• Adults Discuss Books — One Tuesday evening each month, 7 to 9 p.m. at the library! Books are available for $10 each.
• Detecting Women Book Discussion Program — This PA Humanities Council sponsored program will be held in the library community rooms from 1 to 3 p.m. No fee; books provided on a fiUVW-FRPH, fiUVW-VHUYHG EDVLV.
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• Knit One, Purl Two Club — Bring your yarn and pattern and come join WKH NQLWWHUV Ey WKH fiUHSODFH each Tuesday afternoon beginning at 2 p.m.
• Mexican Train Dominoes — Players of all abilities are welcome to play every Thursday 1 to 4 p.m.
• Mahjong Group — Join the gang each Tuesday afternoon beginning at 12:30 p.m. in the main library. SPECIAL EVENTS: • Meet the Author: Sept. 25 at 7 p.m. Carol Polis, author of “The Lady is a Champ” will be hosting a book talk, n&A session and signing of her newly published book. Copies available for $20 each.
• Beth Miller, master food preserver with the Montgomery County Extension Service, will show a DVD about the topics listed and host a questionand-answer period from 7 to 8 p.m. Oct. 15: Canning Vegetables (pressure canning).
• Get a new eReader or Smartphone? Library eBooks and audiobooks for these devices are available for free through the library! Books are compatible with all Nooks, Kindles, tablets, iPods, iPhones and androids. Ask at the circulation desk for an instruction VKHHW IRU yRuU VSHFLfiF GHvice, all you need is a current library card! Having trouble getting started? Stop by the library anytime from 7 to 9 p.m. on the second Wednesday of every month for oneon-one help.
• Blood Pressure Screening — 1 to 2 p.m. fourth Tuesday afternoon of each month. The NP Visiting Nurse Association will offer free blood pressure screening at the Library. No appointment or fee. FUNDRAISING: • Golf Outing — Join us for the fourth annual Golf Classic at Limekiln Golf Club Sept. 28. Contributions of prizes, giveaways or services for the event are welcome. 11 a.m. shotgun start. $125 per golfer or $400 per foursome. Call about sponsorship possibilities. Premier sponsor: North Wales Water Authority.
• Adopt-A-Brick — For $100, an engraved brick will be installed at the Veterans Memorial Flag Pole. Order forms available at the library.
• Byers Choice — StoryTeller is available for sale at the library. $70/each plus $10 if shipping is needed.
• Donate your car to the North Wales Area Library — The library will EHQHfiW IURP WKH SURFHHGV RI the sale or salvage of your vehicle and your donation is tax deductable. Contact Point Service Center and tell them you want to donate your vehicle to the NWAL. Arrangements will be made to tow your vehicle, if necessary, at no cost to you. Call Point Service Center at 215699-TIRE (8473) or email firstname.lastname@example.org.