Event Submissions: To add an event to the community calendar, email event information to firstname.lastname@example.org. Calendar entries should be submitted at least two weeks in advance of the desired print date. Additions to the calendar are made on a space-available basis.
Lower Providence Community Library
Lower Providence Community Library: 50 Parklane Drive, Eagleville (610-666-6640) Storytime Programs: Mondays and Tuesdays: 10:30 a.m., ages infant through 2 years; 11:15 a.m. ages older 2 through 3 years; Thursdays: 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m., ages 4 years and up; Saturdays: 10:30 a.m., ages infant through 3 years; 11:15 a.m., ages 4 and up. Used Book Sale: Fill a bag with used books of your choice for all ages and a variety of interests at the $5-Abag Used Book Sale sponsored by the Friends of the Lower Providence Community Library, 50 Parklane Drive, Eagleville. Bags are provided. The sale runs through June 29 during regular library hours. Come early for the best selection. All proceeds benefit the Lower Providence Community Library. For information or library hours, visit lowerprovidencelibrary.org or call 6106666640.
Norristown Public Library
Montgomery County-norristown Public Library: 1001 Powell St., Norristown (610-278-5100 ext. 205) Great Book Discussion Group: Second Tuesday of the month at 2 p.m. These books have proven time and time again to deliver the quality reading and discussion. Call to register. Senior Film Festival: Second Wednesday of the month from 1 to 3 p.m. Join us to watch movie and popcorn. New theme is featured each month. Adult Scrabble Club: Wednesdays from 5 to 6 p.m. The club meets in the community room. New players are welcome. This program is free. Boards are provided, but you are welcome to bring your own. No registration is required.
Free Library of Springfield Township
The Free Library of Springfield Township: 1200 E. Willow Grove Ave., Wyndmoor; 215-836-5300; freelibraryofspringfieldtownship.org. Terrific 2s and 3s Storytime: Mondays at 10 a.m. For children ages 18 to 36 months with a caregiver. Playful Preschool Storytime: Tuesdays at 10 a.m. For children ages 3 to 5 years with a caregiver. Wonderful Ones Storytime: Thursdays at 10 a.m. For children birth to 24 months with a caregiver. Lego Club: Wednesdays from 3:30 to Eight watershed-related projects across the commonwealth scored financial support through the Pennsylvania American Water’s 2017 Environmental Grant Program, including a West Norriton Township project involving the Schuylkill River. The eight grant recipients will receive a share of funds totaling nearly $30,000 for their community-based projects that improve, restore or protect watersheds. Pictured are, from left, Pennsylvania American Water Senior Supervisor Paul Hoffman; West Norriton Township Manager Jason Bobst; Pennsylvania American Water Operations Superintendent James Gable; Port Indian Civil Boating Association President Curt Huston; and West Norritown Township Environmental Advisory Council Chairman James Watters. 5 p.m. For children ages 4 and up. Free build with Legos. Duplo Play Day: First and third Fridays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For children ages 2 to 6. Free build with Duplos. Make and Take Craft: Second and fourth Fridays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For children ages 2 and up. Socrates Café: Mondays at 7 p.m. Meet to discuss, share and explore topical issues. No need to register; just come with your thoughts and an open mind. Mah Jongg: Wednesdays and Thursdays at 12:15 p.m. and Sundays at 1 p.m. Beginners and others who would like to learn how to play are welcome. Adult Knit Night: Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. Join the knitting group for knitting, crocheting and conversation. Friday Movie Matinee: Join the over 18 crowd for a 2 p.m. movie each week. Documentaries, classics, current hits and in-between movies shown. Call the library or check our website for the weekly titles. Tail Waggin’ Tutors: Children in grades K to 6 can read aloud to a certified therapy dog to help build reading skills and confidence. Registration is required. Please contact the library to get dates and times and to sign up for a 10-minute time slot. Dates and times available on library website. Summer Reading Signup: Join the summer reading club at the library. Children and teens are invited to sign up at the library anytime for the summer reading program, which allows participants to track their reading and earn prizes. The Amazing Mr. Q: June 20 at 7 p.m. Children of all ages are invited to enjoy the unique blend of storytelling, magic and puppets from the Amazing Mr. Q. No registration required. Ready, Set, Code: June 21 at 4 p.m. Dive into the ideas behind coding without even using a computer. Expand your computational thinking skills with hands-on activities that relate to programming, algorithms, commands, variables and crowdsourcing. Suggested for ages 6 to 10. No registration required. Eureka! The Inventor’s Lab: June 22