North Wales Area Library
What’s happening at the North Wales Area Library, 233 S. Swartley St., North Wales. 215-699-5410; www.northwaleslibrary.org. KIDS’ PROGRAMS: • Our Little Bookworms: Sept. 24 at 10 a.m. Toddlers 12 months to 3 years meet for thirty minutes of story time.
• Tuesday Story Hour: Sept. 25 from 10 to 11 a.m. Children ages 3 to 6 are invited.
• Baby’s First Book: A gift of literacy from the Library sponsored by First Niagara, the PA lne Book Every voung Child 2012 selection, “Stop Snoring, Bernard!,” is presented to each baby born to a library patron. This statewide effort encourages adults to share and talk about books and stories with children. Please stop by or call the library with the name and birth date of any new baby in your household.
• Lego Club: This new club will meet each Thursday 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. Limited to children in third grade and up!
FAMILY DAY GRAMS: Storytimes: • Who Let the Dogs In?!: Sept. 22 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Children are invited to read to trained therapy dogs. Please pre-register.
• Makin’ Music - Sept. 26 at 11 a.m. Experience Rockin’ Rhythms at this music enrichment program. All ages welcome.
• Pajama Party Story Hour: Oct. 3, 10, 17 and
PRO- 24 (Halloween theme) at 6:30 p.m. Mrs. Pfeil, former librarian at St. Rose Elementary School, will read books for kids at special evening story times. Children are welcome to come ready for bed!
• 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. Call the library for more information.
• Friday Story Hour: All ages are invited each Friday from 2 to 3 p.m. in the library. TEEN PROGRAMS: • Teen Club — From 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Enjoy a good book, movie or game with friends. Ask at the circulation desk about checking out an eReader loaded with book choices. rpcoming titles: “Paper Towns,” “rnwind”. No meeting in September. ADULT PROGRAMS: • Wii Bowling for Adults: First session is Sept. 26 at 2 p.m. Sign up by calling the library or stopping at the circulation desk.
• Adults Discuss Books — lne Tuesday evening each month, 7 to 9 p.m. at the library! Books are available for A10 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, Q&A session and signing of her newly published book. Copies avail- able for A20 each.
• Meet the Author: Oct. 2 at 7 p.m. Louis J. Bevilacqua, Psy.D., Clinical Psychologist, will discuss his most recent book “When vou Can’t Snap lut of It: Finding vour Way Through DHSUHVVLRQ” wKLFK LGHQWLfiHV the most common symptoms of depression and practical guidelines on what works to alleviate it.
• Read for the Record - Oct. 4 at 2 p.m. Library staff will ready “Ladybug dirl and the Bug Squad,” joining the more than 2 million people who will read this delightful book in one day.
• 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 segetables (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 any Monday after 5 p.m. for one-on-one help.
• Blood Pressure Screening — 1 to 2 p.m. fourth Tuesday afternoon of each month. The NP sisiting Nurse Association will offer free blood pressure screening at the Library. No appointment or fee. FUNDRAISING: • Golf Outing — Join us for the fourth annual dolf Classic at Limekiln dolf Club Sept. 28. Contributions of prizes, giveaways or services for the event are welcome. 11 a.m. shotgun start. A125 per golfer or A400 per foursome. Call about sponsorship possibilities. Premier sponsor: North Wales Water Authority.
• Book, Bake and Plant Sale: Oct. 6 from 10 a.m. WR 4 S.P. &RPH WR fiQG Hxcellent reads, tasty home baked treats and fall mums from Mr. ltt of Meng Road
dreenhouse. All proceeds go to the North Wales Area Library. Book donations are still being accepted (no dictionaries or textbooks, please!). The sale will be open until Oct. 13.
• Adopt-A-Brick — For A100, an engraved brick will be installed at the seterans Memorial Flag Pole. lrder forms available at the library.
• Byers Choice — StoryTeller is available for sale at the library. A70/each plus A10 if shipping is needed.
• Donate your car to the North Wales Area Library — The library will EHnHfiW 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 email@example.com.