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ver­sa­tion. Fam­ily Movie Af­ter­noon: July 1 from 1 to 3:30 p.m. “The Lego Bat­man Movie.” For ages 4 to 12. Story & Craft Time: Mon­days, July 3 to 24, from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. Join us for a story and re­lated craft. Each week, we will ex­plore a dif­fer­ent theme re­lated to the Sum­mer Read­ing Club. For ages 4 to 10. Lim­ited space. Spe­cial Hours: Closed July 4. El­e­men­tary School STEAM: July 5 from 1 to 2 .m. Join us for an ex­cit­ing ses­sion of STEAM ex­per­i­men­ta­tion. For kinder­garten to sec­ond grade. On­line reg­is­tra­tion. Lim­ited space. Mid­dle School STEAM: July 5 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. or July 12 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Join us for af­ter­noon or evening STEM ex­per­i­men­ta­tion: Candy Chem­istry. For grades six to eight. On­line reg­is­tra­tion re­quired. Lim­ited space. Silly Joe: July 5 from 7 to 8 p.m. Swim with sharks, walk the plank, quack like a duck and have some fun. For ages 2 to 10. Book-2-movie: Fri­days, July 7, 14, 21 and 28, from 1 to 3:30 p.m. Come see a dif­fer­ent movie ev­ery Fri­day in the Teen Space. For grades six to 10. Michael Al­bert’s Pop Art: July 8 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for grades two to five and 2 to 4 p.m. 11a to 1p Sat­ur­day, July 8 for grades six to 10. A pop art work­shop. Plus a sur­prise gift. STEAM Lab: Mon­days, July 10, 17, 24 and 31 and Aug. 7 from 1 to 2 p.m. Ex­per­i­ment with a dif­fer­ent STEAM tech­nol­ogy each week. For grades six to 12. LEGO Club: July 10 and 24 from 4 to 5 p.m. or 5 to 6 p.m. Come build with us. For ages 5 to 12. LEGO Com­pe­ti­tion: July 11 from 7 to 8 p.m. Build a mas­ter­piece based on the theme. Win­ner of each grade level gets a prize. For kinder­garten to sec­ond grade. On­line reg­is­tra­tion. Martha Wash­ing­ton Vis­its: July 12 from 7 to 8 p.m. Meet Gen. Wash­ing­ton’s wife and his­toric first lady. For ages 5 to 12. Au­thor Matt Phe­lan: July 13 from 4 to 5 p.m. Come share wa­ter ice with au­thor Matt Phe­lan and let him know what you think of his graphic novel adap­ta­tion of “Snow White.” At­ten­dees el­i­gi­ble to win free copy of the book. For grades six to 12. Spon­sored by Mont­gomery County Li­braries. Day of Ser­vice: July 15 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Help run an Alex’s Le­mon­ade Stand, make cards for ser­vice mem­bers and more. For ages 2 to 12. On­line reg­is­tra­tion for le­mon­ade stand shifts only. Q & A with Rock and Roll Leg­end Bobby Ry­dell: July 17 from 7 to 7:30 p.m. Book sale and sign­ing in the Up­per Dublin Town­ship Com­mu­nity Room. Book Sale: 6 to 7 p.m.; book sign­ing: 7:30 p.m. Free tick­ets avail­able at the li­brary. The Gustafson’s “Magi­com­edy Show”: July 19 from 7 to 8 p.m. A fun show for all. For ages 4 to 12. Color­ing Be­tween the Lines: July 20 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Come color with us. For all ages. Fan­tas­tic Beasts and Where to Find Them Af­ter Hours Party: July 21 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Join us for an af­ter-hours party in­clud­ing mag­i­cal ac­tiv­i­ties and a film. Pizza and prizes pro­vided; cos­tumes en­cour­aged. For grades 6 to 12. On­line reg­is­tra­tion and per­mis­sion re­quired. Robin Brady Presents: July 26 from 7 to 8 p.m. The Hu­mon­gous Turnip, and other sto­ries and songs of com­mu­nity. For ages 4 to 12. In­tro to 3D Print­ing for Teens: July 26 from 7 to 8 p.m. Join us for an in­tro ses­sion to learn about 3D print­ing. Cre­ate and print a per­son­al­ized ob­ject. For grades six to 12. Ta­lent Show: July 27 from 7 to 8 p.m. Share your ta­lent. For ages 4 to 12. On­line reg­is­tra­tion re­quired. Page Turn­ers Book Club: July 31 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monthly books and ac­tiv­i­ties. For grades 3 to 5. On­line reg­is­tra­tion. Sum­mer Read­ing Club: The Friends of UDPL present “Build a Bet­ter World” through Aug. 12 for chil­dren (un­der 12) and teens (sixth to 12th grade). En­joy a sum­mer full of ac­tiv­i­ties dur­ing the eight-week-long Sum­mer Read­ing Club. Wee Build: Thurs­days through Aug. 17 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Open block play. For ages 2 to 5. Sum­mer Sto­ry­times: Through Aug. 29. Baby: For ages birth to 18 months, 10:30 to 11 a.m. Fri­days; Tod­dler: For ages 18 months to 3, 10:30 to 11 a.m. Wed­nes­days or 1 to 11:30 a.m. Fri­days; Preschool: For ages 3 to 5, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tues­days. No sto­ry­time July 4.

Wil­liam Jeanes Memo­rial Li­brary

The Wil­liam Jeanes Memo­rial Li­brary: 4051 Joshua Road, Lafayette Hill. Visit www.jeanes­li­ or call 610-828-0441 for in­for­ma­tion and to reg­is­ter for pro­grams. Yoga: Tues­days at 2:30 p.m. Cost: $10 per week drop-in. A por­tion of the pro­ceeds ben­e­fits the li­brary. A gen­tle form of yoga that in­cludes yoga pos­tures, breath work and re­lax­ation tech­niques. Wear com­fort­able cloth­ing. Reg­is­ter in ad­vance via the in­struc­tor, Kim­berly Brock, at kim­brock33@ya­ Ca­reer Net­work­ing Group: Fri­days from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Are you un­em­ployed or in tran­si­tion? You are in­vited to at­tend a sup­port/net­work­ing group. We pro­vide a sup­port­ive en­vi­ron­ment where mem­bers can get ideas, di­rec­tion, sup­port, solve prob­lems, learn or im­prove skills and net­work to im­prove their job search and ca­reer. The group also pro­vides a safe, car­ing en­vi­ron­ment to dis­cuss the per­sonal/ emo­tional is­sues re­lated to job search and ca­reer man­age­ment. Those in tran­si­tion, un­em­ployed or un­der-em­ployed are wel­come to at­tend and bring friends. Check each week’s list­ing for spe­cial topics or guest speak­ers. Or­ga­nizer: Ge­orge Schonewolf, ca­reer coach. Reg­is­tra­tion is re­quired. To reg­is­ter, visit meetup. com/jenk­in­town-ca­reer-net­work­ing-group-in-philadel­phi­ameetup or email ca­reer­coun­selor1@com­ Tai Chi For Health: Fri­days at 10 a.m. Cost: $30 for six-week ses­sion or $10 per drop-in class. This class is for be­gin­ners as well as ad­vanced be­gin­ners. The Tai Chi forms are gen­tle, slow and con­tin­u­ous, which grad­u­ally build stamina and co­or­di­na­tion. These forms are ex­cel­lent for body align­ment, strength, flex­i­bil­ity and bal­ance. The moves can be as ba­sic or chal­leng­ing as you wish them to be. Al­ways check with your doc­tor be­fore be­gin­ning any new ex­er­cise pro­gram. Wear com­fort­able clothes and shoes. We re­quest that you re­frain from wear­ing any scents to class. To reg­is­ter for the class as a new stu­dent, email Linda Deme­dio, Cer­ti­fied Tai Chi for Health in­struc­tor, at taichilcd@ ya­ or call 215-6941863.

Wis­sahickon Val­ley Pub­lic Li­brary

Wis­sahickon Val­ley Pub­lic Li­brary, Blue Bell branch: 650 Skip­pack Pike (Route 73) di­ag­o­nally across from the Blue Bell Inn. 215-643-1320. Yoga: Mon­days at 1:30 p.m. With Kathy Too­ley. Cost: $35 for eight weeks; $8 drop in. Socrates Café: Mon­days at 7 p.m. Dis­cuss is­sues or ideas cho­sen by group vote. Knit­ting: Mon­days and Wed­nes­days at 10 a.m. All wel­come to knit or watch and learn. Mah Jong: Wed­nes­days at 1 p.m. Chess Club: Wed­nes­days at 7 p.m. All are wel­come. If a child is at­tend­ing, a par­ent must stay. No need to sign up, just show up. Chess boards & chess pieces pro­vided. Movie Mati­nees: Tues­days at 2 p.m. Gui­tar Sto­ry­times with Miss Michelle: Mon­days and Fri­days at 10:30 a.m. and Wed­nes­days at 4:30 p.m. Baby Sto­ry­time: Thurs­days at 10:15 a.m. For 6- to 18-month-old pre-walk­ers and care­givers. Sim­ple books, fin­ger plays and more with Miss Te­gan. Teen Ad­vi­sory Board: Last Sat­ur­day of each month at 2 p.m. Teens plan pro­grams for teens. Free passes: The li­brary cir­cu­lates free passes to Amer­i­can He­li­copter Mu­seum, Mo­ra­vian Pot­tery and Tile Works, Mor­ris Ar­bore­tum, Na­tional Lib­erty Mu­seum, Elm­wood Park Zoo, Pearl S. Buck In­ter­na­tional Mu­seum and Sime­one Foun­da­tion Au­to­mo­tive Mu­seum. Come in and check out a pass, just like you check out a book. Wis­sahickon Val­ley Pub­lic Li­brary, Am­bler Branch: 209 Race St., Am­bler. 215-6437775. Your Fam­ily His­tory/ge­neal­ogy: Call for ap­point­ment; 267-626-4437 or email Con­niebriggs@com­ Let Con­nie help you get started in your search. Tu­tor­ing with Dr. Chang-ma­teu: For mid­dle school and high school chil­dren need­ing tu­tor­ing in math and science. Leave a mes­sage for Dr. Chang at the Am­bler Li­brary 215-643-7775. She will set up an ap­point­ment for tu­tor­ing in the li­brary. Miss Michelle’s Sto­ry­time: Tues­days at 10:30 a.m. and Thurs­days at 4:30 p.m.

Meet­ings & Lec­tures

Par­ent­ing Group: Join other par­ents look­ing for nat­u­ral ways to im­prove the health for them­selves and their chil­dren. This is a Path­ways Con­nect group so we will be dis­cussing ar­ti­cles listed in the Path­ways Con­nect mag­a­zine of­fered by the Int’s Chi­ro­prac­tic Ped As­so­ci­a­tion. Join us to learn more and meet other like-minded par­ents. The meet­ings takes place once a month on a Sat­ur­day from 11 a.m. to noon. Space is lim­ited, so please RSVP at mbody­chi­ro­prac­tic@gmail. com or by call­ing 267-462-4911. www.mbody­chi­ro­prac­ Letip Of Blue Bell: Weekly meet­ings ev­ery Thurs­day at 7 a.m. at Man­u­fac­tur­ers’ Coun­try Club in Dresher. Letip of Blue Bell is an ac­tive and suc­cess­ful busi­ness net­work­ing group founded un­der the prin­ci­ples of Letip In­ter­na­tional Inc. Letip of Blue Bell’s mis­sion is to pro­vide mean­ing­ful and suc­cess­ful busi­ness leads. Letip of Blue Bell mem­bers pride our­selves on hold­ing all of our mem­bers to ex­act­ing stan­dards of com­pe­tence and ser­vice. Quite sim­ply, we are the best of the best. Our mem­bers, all of whom are ac­com­plished and re­spected in their given ar­eas of busi­ness, work to­gether to build each others busi­nesses and in­crease the bot­tom line. Mem­bers in­tro­duce one an­other to new clients and cus­tomers who need a spe­cific ser­vice and are ex­pect­ing a call from a Letip mem­ber who can pro­vide that ser­vice. The chap­ter serves as your sales force, bring­ing new busi­ness to you! No more cold call­ing, just warm leads. To learn more, visit www. letip­blue­ Sixty Plus or Mi­nus Se­niors Club: Meets the sec­ond Thurs­day of each month at 12:15 p.m. Re­tirees are in­vited to be­come part of the 60 Plus or Mi­nus Se­niors Club at Christ’s Lutheran Church, 700 E. Penn­syl­va­nia Ave., Ore­land. Good food, de­li­cious desserts and friendly peo­ple make for a pleas­ant time. For in­for­ma­tion, call Christ’s Lutheran Church at 215-8864612. The Montco Se­nior Con­cert Choir: Meets ev­ery Wed­nes­day at 9:30 a.m. at the United Church of Christ, West Mar­shall and No­ble streets, Nor­ris­town. Any­one in­ter­ested in sign­ing and bring­ing the joy of mu­sic to others is wel­come. You must be 55 years or older. If in­ter­ested, call John Ben­der at 610-279-1579. The Wentz’s United Church of Christ Com­pan­ions group: Meets the first Thurs­day of ev­ery month at noon for lunch and com­pan­ion­ship. Please con­tact the church for de­tails at 610584-4855. BNI Am­bler Chap­ter: Meets ev­ery Thurs­day at Talam­ore Coun­try Club for a net­work­ing meet­ing and would like to ex­tend the in­vi­ta­tion. Meet­ings are from 7-8:30 a.m. The only cost to at­tend is the cost of your meal. For in­for­ma­tion or a reser­va­tion to at­tend, please call Steve Skol­nick at 215-285-7337, or visit and click on the menu item “Find a Chap­ter.”

Spe­cial Events

Touch of Ten­nis: The 18th an­nual Touch of Ten­nis pro­gram, a free, vol­un­teer spe­cial needs ten­nis clinic, will run Wed­nes­days through Aug. 2 from 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. at the Gwynedd Mercy Uni­ver­sity ten­nis courts. The pro­gram for any­one with any spe­cial need is open to all ages. The ath­letes and vol­un­teers come from about 15 dif­fer­ent towns, so it’s an op­por­tu­nity for all in­di­vid­u­als to in­volved in both ten­nis and a so­cial ac­tiv­ity. The age range for the ath­letes is any­where from about 7 to 55. To reg­is­ter for the free clinic, visit tou­choften­­pot. com. For more in­for­ma­tion, email tou­choften­ First Fri­days: The High­lands will hold First Fri­days July 7 and Aug. 4 from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Sin­kler Gar­den at The High­lands, 7001 Sheaff Lane, Fort Wash­ing­ton. Walk the gar­den, en­joy the grounds, bring a pic­nic, re­lax. Cost: $5 per per­son, non-mem­bers; HHS mem­bers free. For more in­for­ma­tion, visit high­land­shis­tor­i­ or call 215-641-2687. Free Sum­mer Meals: The Colo­nial School Dis­trict’s Food Ser­vice Depart­ment will of­fer a fed­er­ally funded free sum­mer meals pro­gram. The pro­gram is open to all stu­dents 18 years of age and un­der who live in the Colo­nial School Dis­trict. Meals will be pro­vided to all chil­dren with­out charge. Par­tic­i­pa­tion re­quire­ments for the pro­gram CAL­EN­DAR » PAGE 4

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