Com­mu­nity Calendar

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Event Sub­mis­sions: To add an event to the com­mu­nity calendar, email event in­for­ma­tion to edi­to­rial@mont­ 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 low­er­prov­i­denceli­ 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; freel­i­brary­of­spring­field­town­ 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


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