At the Li­brary

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

• 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 the first Wed­nes­day of the 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 first Thurs­day of the month at 1 p.m. No regis­tra­tion re- quired. 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 English 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@ya­hoo.com.

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

In­for­ma­tion: 215-8855180; www.abing­ton­freel­i­brary.org.

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

• Wal­laby Tales will take place July 2 at 7 p.m. Come out and ex­pe­ri­ence a trav­el­ing zoo. Travis dale of Eyes of the Wild will present the pro­gram.

• Ran ‘D Shine will per­form magic July 9 at 7 p.m.

• Can You Dig It? will take place July 16 at 7 p.m. Sto­ry­teller Don Dougherty will present his ex­plor­ing ad­ven­tures.

• Mother-Daugh­ter Book Club will take place July 8 and 29 at 7 p.m. Sign up and pick up a book.

• Arche­o­log­i­cal Dig With Briar Bush Na­ture Cen­ter will take place July 11 at 7 p.m. for chil­dren in grades four and up.

• Lap Sit Story Time for ages 6 to 24 months will take place July 12 and 26 from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m.

• Preschool Story Time for ages 2 to 5 will take place July 15 to 29 from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m.

• Mah Jongg takes place Mon­days at 11:30 a.m. for A2 a ses­sion.

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

• Canasta takes place Tues­days at 12:30 p.m. Play is A2 and lessons are A5.

• Friends of the Hunt­ing­don Val­ley Li­brary meets the first Thurs­day of the month at 12:30 p.m. Mem­ber­ship is A10 a year.

• 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.hvli­brary.org.

Jenk­in­town Li­brary, 460 Old vork 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. Non­per­ish­able food items are grate­fully ac­cepted.

In­for­ma­tion: jkl.mclinc. org.

LaMott Free Li­brary, 7420 Sy­camore Ave., LaMott, will of­fer the fol­low­ing:

• Preschool Sto­ry­time for chil­dren ages 3 through 5 will be held Thurs­days at 11:15 a.m.

In­for­ma­tion: 215-6354419.

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

• Fam­ily Fun Days for ages 3 and up will take place Fri­days, July 12 to Aug. 16. Regis­tra­tion is re­quired.

• Dig into Read­ing sum­mer read­ing pro­gram for chil­dren of all ages has be­gun. Chil­dren are en­cour­aged to read for 20 min­utes per day and record their progress in a read­ing log. Par­tic­i­pants will be el­i­gi­ble to win prizes when they achieve cer­tain read­ing goals. Reg­is­ter at Abing­ton or Roslyn branches.

• Com­puter Help will take place Satur­day morn­ings from 11 a.m. to noon. Teach­ers will help with ba­sic com­puter skills, In­ter­net, email and Mi­crosoft Word.

In­for­ma­tion: 215-8869818; abing­ton­freel­i­brary. org.

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

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

In­for­ma­tion: 215-672- 1420; hat.lib@ver­i­zon. net.

Up­per More­land Free Pub­lic Li­brary, 109 Park Ave., Wil­low drove, will hold the fol­low­ing:

• Day­time Adult Book Dis­cus­sion Group will meet July 3 from 2:30 to 3:45 p.m. to dis­cuss “An­nie Dunne” by Se­bas­tian Barry.

• Ac­tion Sto­ries for All Ages 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 schoolage chil­dren.

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

• Mon­day Night Knit­ter’s Group 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: 215-6590741 or www.up­per­more­landli­brary.org. 2204 or www.amh.org.

Gilda’s Club Delaware Val­ley, 200 hirk Road, Warmin­ster, will hold the fol­low­ing:

• Kid Sup­port Group meets Tues­days from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Pro­gram is for chil­dren 4 to 12 who have can­cer in their lives.

• Be­come a Mem­ber takes place ev­ery Wed­nes­day and Thurs­day from 5 to 6 p.m.

• Liv­ing with Can­cer Sup­port Group meets ev­ery Tues­day from 2 to 4 p.m.

• Liv­ing With Loss meets ev­ery Wed­nes­day from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

• Fam­ily & Friends Sup­port Group meets ev­ery Thurs­day from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

• Life Af­ter the Death of a Spouse Net­work­ing will meet the first Tues­day on the month.

• Life Af­ter the Death of a Par­ent Net­work­ing will meet the sec­ond Wed­nes­day.

• Healthy Eat­ing Sup­port Group meets Mon­days from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

• Well­ness Group Meet­ings take place Tues­days from 2 to 4 p.m.

• Gilda’s Rail­way & Ice Cream takes place Tues­days from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Mem­bers from the Bris­tol Rail­road So­ci­ety will run d-scale trains on an out­door track.

In­for­ma­tion: 215-4413290 or www.gildas­club­del­val.org.

Holy Redeemer Health Sys­tem will hold the fol­low­ing:

• Get­ting Through the Hol­i­day Be­reave­ment Sup­port Group will take place Satur­day, July 13 and Sept. 14 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. 215-856-1306.

In­for­ma­tion: 1-800-8184747; www.holyre­deemer. com.

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