Datebook Datebook Notes

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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, cLo Mont­gomery News­pa­pers, 290 Com­merce Drive, Fort Wash­ing­ton, PA 19034; fax to 21R-643-947R; email npcblife@mont­gomerynews.com. No phone calls. Lans­dale Ki­wa­nis Club, will read sto­ries and com­plete ac­tiv­i­ties with the kids. This month’s theme is “Cats.”

• Bal­loon Magic: June 26 at 6:4R p.m. Josh Mati­soff, a bal­loon artist and teacher, is com­ing back to the Lans­dale Li­brary for an­other bal­loon work-shop. Come learn to make bal­loon an­i­mals! Cost: $1R per per­son. Con­tact Kurt at Kurt’s Magic World for tick­ets, 21R-R28-9488.

• Math Mon­days: Mon­days at 4 p.m. Free tu­tor­ing in ba­sic math for stu­dents.

• Dig in to ... Crafts: June 24 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

• Free Tu­tor­ing by Youth Lit: The Amer­i­can Youth Lit­er­acy Foun­da­tion is of­fer­ing tu­tor­ing to chil­dren in grades 1 to R 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 R:30. Other times may be avail­able. Please sign up us­ing the form avail­able at the li­brary. More in­for­ma­tion is avail­able at www. youth­lit.org.

• Dig Into Read­ing is the theme of Sum­mer Read­ing 2013. The sched­ule be­gins July 3 with An­i­mals Dig It. The rest of the sched­ule for July and Au­gust can be found on the li­brary web­site.

• Tai chi 4 Kidz: Au­gust 19 to 22. Tai Chi can help chil­dren with re­lax­ation, fo­cus and over­all well­ness, along with de­vel­op­ing conFHnWUDWLRn, FRn­fiGHnFH DnG co­or­di­na­tion. The cost is $20Lchild. 6 to 8 year olds be­gin­ning at 11:1R a.m., 9 to 11 year olds be­gin­ning at 1 p.m.

• Science in the Sum­mer: July 11. Regis­tra­tion will be­gin May 1 for this Glax­oSmithK­line spon­sored Ge­net­ics pro­gram. Stu­dents who have com­pleted grades 1 or 2 are Level 1 and stu­dents who have com­pleted grades 3, 4 or R are Level 2. Four classes will be of­fered: Level 1, 10 to 10:4R a.m.; Level 2, 11:1R a.m. to 12 p.m; Level 1, 2 to 2:4R p.m. and Level 2, 3:1R to 4 p.m. Stu­dents must at­tend all four ses­sions.

• Baby’s First Book: A gift of lit­er­acy from the Li­brary, spon­sored by Friends of the North Wales Li­brary. The Penn­syl­va­nia One Book Ev­ery Young Child 2013 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.

• Spe­cial Needs Story Hour: Chil­dren with spe­cial needs (all ages) and sib­lings are wel­come. The sto­ries and mu­sic will be geared to­ward ages 2-6, the en­vi­ron­ment will be sen­sory friendly. Up­com­ing Satur­day date: July 13 from 10:30 to 11 a.m. The pro­gram will be held in the Li­brary Com­mu­nity Room.

TEEN CLUB: Ev­ery Wed­nes­day from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m: ADULT PRO­GRAMS: • Down­ton Abbey: Mon­days at 2 p.m.

• Adults Dis­cuss Books: One Tues­day evening each month, 7 to 9 p.m. at the li­brary! Books are avail­able for $10 each: June 18 “The Great Gatsby” by F. Scott Fitzger­ald. July 30 “The Paris Wife” by Paul McLain (Note Date Change).

CLUBS WITH NO FEES:

• Bridge Group: Each Wed­nes­day af­ter­noon from 1 to 3 p.m. For ex­pe­ri­enced bridge play­ers.

• Teen Club (ages 12 and up): Wed­nes­days from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. En­joy a good book, movie or game with friends. Check out our Face­book page by search­ing North Wales Teen Book Club and like us to re­ceive up­dates and re­minders.

• Knit One, Purl Two Club — Bring your yarn

and pat­tern and come join WKH NQLWWHUV Ey WKH fiUHSODFH each Tues­day be­gin­ning at 10 a.m.

• Mahjong Group — Join the gang each Tues­day af­ter­noon be­gin­ning at 12:30 p.m. in the main li­brary.

• Blood Pres­sure Screen­ing: The NP Vis­it­ing Nurse As­so­ci­a­tion will of­fer free blood pres­sure screen­ings June 20, July 18 and Au­gust 15 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. No ap­point­ment or fee.

• Wii Bowl­ing for Adults: Sec­ond and fourth Wed­nes­day af­ter­noon at 2 p.m.

• Mex­i­can Train Domi­noes: Play­ers of all abil­i­ties are wel­come to play ev­ery Thurs­day 1 to 4 p.m.

• Tai Chi for Arthri­tis Classes: Sign up now for Level 2 classes. This is a safe, easy-to-learn ex­er­cise class that in­creases vi­tal­ity, men­tal clar­ity and calms the spirit. No ex­pe­ri­ence or spe­cial equip­ment needed. Wear com­fort­able cloth­ing and VKRHV. 7DuJKW Ey D FHUWL­fiHG in­struc­tor. Classes A5 per ses­sion. Call the Li­brary for in­for­ma­tion. SPE­CIAL EVENTS: • Golf Out­ing: Sept. 27 at Limekiln Golf Club. Save the date; de­tails com­ing soon.

• Beef n’ Beer: Au­gust 3 from 7 to 11 p.m. at the Up­per Gwynedd Fire­house. All SURFHHGV EHQH­fiW WKH )ULHQGV of the Li­brary. Tick­ets A25 in ad­vance, A35 at the door. Sign up by call­ing or stop­ping in the li­brary.

• RSVP AP­PRISE: Fourth Tues­day of each month from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Medi­care Coun­selors are trained by the State Health In­sur­ance As­sis­tance Pro­gram. All coun­sel­ing is IUHH & FRQ­fiGHQWLDO. 0HHWings can be in­di­vid­ual or in groups. Call 610-834-1040 Ext. 46 with ques­tions or to sched­ule an ap­point­ment.

• Red­ner’s Save-A-Tape Pro­gram: Pick up a free cus­tomer card at Red­ner’s and join the Save-a-Tape Pro­gram. Af­ter your card is reg­is­tered, drop your reg­is­ter re­ceipts at the li­brary cir­cu­la­tion desk. We’ll take care of the rest. This pro­gram pro­vides a cash re­bate to the li­brary based on sales. Your card must be pre­sented at time of pur­chase for the Li­brary to re­ceive the cash re­bate.

• 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.

• Honor the vic­tims of Sandy Hook El­e­men­tary School: Help the li­brary re­mem­ber those that lost their OLYHV Ey SuUFKDVLQJ D fiUVW­grade level book to add to the li­brary shelves. In­side each book will be a spe­cial mes­sage with the im­age of an an­gel, the name of a vic­tim, and, if re­quested, the name of the fam­ily who is do­nat­ing the book in their mem­ory. A do­na­tion of A15 will pur­chase the book and per­son­al­ized book­plate. FUNDRAIS­ING: • Adopt-A-Brick: For A100, 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. A70/each plus A10 if ship­ping is needed.

• Do­nate your car to the North Wales Area Li­brary: 7KH OLEUDUy wLOO EHQH­fiW IURP the pro­ceeds of 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 215-699-TIRE E8473F or email pointser­vicectr@gmail.com.

• En­ter­tain­ment Books: Get your dis­count coupon book and sup­port the li­brary. Cost: A30.

• NWAL Night at Rita’s on Broad Street, Lans­dale, June 27 from 6 to 9 p.m. For each pur­chase us­ing a li­brary coupon, a do­na­tion will be made to the Li­brary. Coupons avail­able at the Li­brary. Please spread the word. Ev­ery do­na­tion counts and helps. North Penn Arts Al­liance at 215-393-9110.

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