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Abing­ton Town­ship Pub­lic Li­brary, 1030 Old York Road, Abing­ton, will hold the fol­low­ing:

• “Some­where in Time” fiOP wLOO WDNH SODFH $SULO 11 at 9:30 a.m. Bur­ton hlein will present the pro­gram.

• Preschool Pa­jama Par­ties will take place April 10 at 7 p.m. The free 45-minute pro­grams will fea­ture sto­ries, songs and sim­ple crafts.

• Bill of Rights pro­gram for homeschool­ers will take place April 17 at 1 p.m. for ages 8 to 13. Dur­ing this fast­paced game show, stu­dents will learn about the Bill of Rights and its cre­ation.

• Drop-in Story Times for chil­dren and their care­givers take place Thurs­days from 11 to 11:30 a.m. Read­ers from the Jenk­in­town hi­wa­nis Club will present the pro­gram.

• Wired Wed­nes­days take place the sec­ond, third and fourth Wed­nes­day of the month at 2 p.m. in the com­puter room. Learn about eBooks from the li­brary’s Over­drive cat­a­log

• Com­puter Re­sources/ Re­search Classes take place WKH fiUVW :HGnHVGDy RI WKH month at 2 p.m. Learn about us­ing a li­brary ac­count, ac­cess­ing re­sources on­line and more. The li­brary also of­fers one-on-one classes. Reg­is­tra­tion is re­quired for th­ese free classes.

• Socrates Café meets ev­ery sec­ond Wed­nes­day of the month from 10:30 to noon and the fourth Fri­day from 7 to 8:30 p.m. any and ev­ery ques­tion un­der the sun. Walk-ins wel­come

• Old York Road Ge­nealog­i­cal So­ci­ety meets ev­ery sec­ond Tues­day from 7 to 8:45 p.m. Per­sons at­tend­ing meet­ings are en­cour­aged to bring il­lus­tra­tions or ex­am­ples of their ex­pe­ri­ences re­lated to the stated theme of the meet­ing. All are wel­come.

• Day­time Book Dis­cus­sion Group meets ev­ery fiUVW 7KuUVGDy RI WKH PRnWK at 1 p.m. No reg­is­tra­tion re­quired. Walk-ins wel­come.

• Be­come a Tu­tor at the Abing­ton Free Li­brary Adult Lit­er­acy Pro­gram. Free tu­tor­ing is pro­vided to adults who are un­able to read, or are learn­ing bnglish as a sec­ond lan­guage, or need to im­prove their writ­ing or math skills. Call Rob Naborn at 215-885-5183 or e-mail him at ablit1@ya­

• World War II Lec­ture Se­ries meets ev­ery third Tues­day of the month at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.

In­for­ma­tion: 215-8855180; www.abing­ton­freel­i­

• Elkins Park Free Li­brary, 563 b. Church Road, blkins Park will hold the fol­low­ing:

• Once Upon a Sto­ry­time for ages 3 to 5 takes place Wed­nes­days at 10:30 a.m.

• Teensy Tales Sto­ry­time for ages 1 to 2 takes place Tues­days at 10:30 a.m.

In­for­ma­tion: 215-6355000.

Glen­side Free Li­brary, 215 S. heswick Ave., dlen­side, will hold the fol­low­ing:

• Para­chute Play for ages 2 to 4 will take place Thurs­days at 4 p.m. Move­ment­based sto­ry­time de­signed to GHYHORS finH DnG JURVV PRWRU skills.

• Tod­dler Sto­ry­time for ages 1 to 2 will take place Mon­days at 10:30 a.m.

• Preschool Sto­ry­time for ages 3 to 5 will take place Tues­days at 10:30 a.m.

• English Lan­guage and Civics Classes take place Thurs­days at 6 p.m. and Satur­days at 10 a.m.

• Glen­side Book Club will meet March 28 at 6:30 p.m. to dis­cuss “The bnd of Your Life Book Club” by Will Sch­walbe.

In­for­ma­tion: 215-8850455.

Hut­ing­don Val­lay Li­brary, 625 Red Lion Road, Hunt­gin­don Val­ley, will hold the fol­low­ing:

• Kremp Floaral De­sign Work­shop will take place April 17 at 1:30 p.m. at hremp Florist, 220 Dav­isville Road, Wil­low drove. Reg­is­tra­tion due by April 1.

• Mah Jongg takes place Mon­days at 11:30 a.m. for $2 a ses­sion.

• Sit N Knit takes place Mon­days at 4 p.m. All ex­pe­ri­ences and ages wel­come.

• Canasta takes place Tues­days at 12:30 p.m. Play is $2 and lessons are $5.

• Friends of the Huntingdon Val­ley Li­brary meets WKH fiUVW 7KuUVGDy RI WKH month at 12:30 p.m. Mem­ber­ship is $10 a year.

• Mother-Daugh­ter Book Club will take place April 8 from 7:15 to 8:15 p.m.

• Bricks 4 Kidz will take place April 12 from 4 to 5 p.m. for chil­dren ages 7 to 11.

• Board of Trustees meets the sec­ond Thurs­day of the month at 7:30 p.m.

• Movies are shown Fri­days at 2 p.m. Pro­gram is free.

In­for­ma­tion: 215-9475138 or www.hvli­

Jenk­in­town Li­brary, 460 Old York Road, Jenk­in­town, will hold the fol­low­ing:

• Craft Time meets the sec­ond and fourth Wed­nes­day evenings of the month from 7 to 9 p.m. in the com­mu­nity room. Bring your craft stuff and spend time with other crafters work­ing on your projects.

• Com­mu­nity Drop-off Cen­ter for your do­na­tions to the JUMP food cup­board pro­gram. Non-per­ish­able food items are grate­fully ac­cepted.

In­for­ma­tion: jkl.mclinc. org.

Roslyn Branch Li­brary, 2412 Avon­dale Ave., Roslyn, will present the fol­low­ing events:

• Baby Days will take place var­i­ous Tues­days through June. Ba­bies and care­givers will sing songs, UHDG VWRULHV DnG GR finJHU plays. Dates are April 16 and 23, May 7 and 28, and June 4. Pro­gram is for chil­dren 5 months to 2.

• Glo­ri­ous English Gar­dens with Pauline My­ers will take place April 8 from 7 to 8 p.m.

• Lush Land­scapes for Small Spa­ces will take place April 15 from 7 to 8 p.m. Mary Mch­night will present the pro­gram.

• At­tract­ing Song­birds will Marc Radell will take place April 22 from 7 to 8 p.m.

• Com­puter Aid is avail­able Satur­days through June 8 from 11 a.m. to noon.

In­for­ma­tion: 215-8869818; abing­ton­freel­i­brary. org.

• Union Li­brary of Hat­boro, 243 S. York Road, Hat­boro, will hold the fol­low­ing:

• Baby & Me for ba­bies 6 to 18 months take place Thurs­days at 10:30 a.m. The Lap­sit Pro­gram features VRnJV, VWRULHV DnG finJHUSODy. Call to reg­is­ter.

• Preschool Sto­ry­time for ages 3 and up will take place Tues­days at 1:30 p.m. Chil­dren will en­joy sto­ries, crafts and songs.

• Tod­dler­time for ages 18 months to 3 will take place Fri­days at 10:30 a.m. Sto­ries, crafts and songs will be fea­tured.

• Read­ing Goes to the

the month at 2 p.m. Pro­gram en­cour­ages chil­dren to read out loud. Reg­is­tra­tion is re­quired.

• Movie Mati­nee will take place the sec­ond Tues­day of the month at 2 p.m.

In­for­ma­tion: 215-672-1420; hat.lib@ver­i­

rp­per Moreland cree Pub­lic Li­brary, 109 Park Ave., Wil­low Grove, will hold the fol­low­ing:

• cam­ily cun Zone @ Your Li­brary will take place April 15 at 7 p.m. Jug­gler and ma­gi­cian Al An­gello will per­form.

• Ac­tion Sto­ries forAl­lAges takes place Mon­days at 2 p.m. Leap, catch stretch and move dur­ing this story time pro­gram.

• Tod­dler Story Times for ages 18 to 36 months takes place Tues­days at 10:30 a.m.

• Ba­bies and Books story time for care­givers and in­fants ages 6 to 18 months takes place Wed­nes­days at 10:30 a.m.

• Preschool Story Time for chil­dren ages 3 to 5 takes place Thurs­days at 10:30 a.m. Pro­gram features sto­ries and a themed craft or col­or­ing project.

• Kids Crafts takes place Thurs­days from 6 to 7:30 p.m. for school-age chil­dren.

• Young Ex­plor­ers pro­gram for ages 24 to 36 months takes place Tues­days at 3:30 p.m.

• Mon­day Night Knit­ter’s droup takes place ev­ery Mon­day from 7 to 8:45 p.m. All are wel­come. Bring yarn and nee­dles and progress through sim­ple projects with in­struc­tion from Lisa, the group leader.

In­for­ma­tion: 215-659-0741 or www.up­per­more­landli­brary. org. low Grove Su­per Gi­ant, 315 York Road. “The Arc of Eleanor Ros­sevelt’s Jour­ney” will be pre­sented by Ann Elkins. Cost for meet­ing and lunch is $15 for mem­bers and $20 for non­mem­bers.

In­for­ma­tion: 215-6757469; wil­low­grovecham­ber@com­

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