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Volunteer Recognition Reception

Monday, April 24th, 2017

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Community Room

Armchair Traveler: Aurora Hunting

Monday, April 24th, 2017

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Community Room

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Museum Passes Did you know that with your library card, you can borrow passes for free admission to dozens of local museums and other attractions? Check out the full list and details here! Museum Passes FREE with your library card!

Yoga YOGAᅠᅠᅠᅠ 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. *NEW 5-WEEK SESSION* Classes start 3/21 and run through 4/25 No class 4/11 Cost: $40 for all five weeks payable upfront; $10 per week drop-in *A minimum number of students is needed, or the session will be canceled.* A gentle form of yoga that includes yoga postures, breath work, and... Join us for Yoga in the Library!

Support Library Funding through the IMLS You’ll hear a lot from us in the coming weeks about the IMLS (Institute for Museum and Library Services.) This federally-funded agency has been targeted for elimination in the new budget proposal before Congress. While the Library hasn’t received a check directly from the federal government in years, I assure you that if you have... Support IMLS funding--read more here!

Plant Sale Fundraiser Order plants between now and April 30th, for pick-up right before Mother’s Day! All proceeds benefit the William Jeanes Memorial Library Geraniums $5.00 per pot Global Red Ivy Geranium 4.5” round; 12-18” tall; intense red flowers; medium green foliage   Lady Plymouth Scented Geranium 4.5” round; 18-24” tall; pink flowers; rose-mint scented, finely divided, white... Thank you for supporting the library!

NATIVE VOICES: NATIVE PEOPLES’ CONCEPTS OF HEALTH AND ILLNESS Exhibit runs Wednesday, April 26th through Wednesday, June 7th in the Gray Matter Area Native Voices: Native Peoples’ Concepts of Health and Illness is a traveling exhibition that explores the interconnectedness of wellness, illness and cultural life for Native Americans, Alaska Natives and Native Hawaiians. The exhibition was developed by the U.S. National Library of... Visit the Exhibit from 4/26 through 6/7 and check out the related programs!

Armchair Traveler: Aurora Hunting (Rescheduled from March) Sit back and relax while local resident Dinyar Chavda takes us along as he tracks the Aurora Borealis through 4 countries. From Alaska to Norway, these images will captivate and inspire you, without the need to dress warmly or stay up late! FREE Please register below or call 610-828-0441 ext. 103  ... View the Northern Lights with us!

ABC’s of Estate Planning Back by popular demand! TUESDAY, APRIL 25 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. In the Community Room A FREE workshop presented by Bonnie G. Ostrofsky, P.C. Learn how to protect your family and your assets when you die or become disabled, by using Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney, and Living Wills. Examine how Federal Estate & Pennsylvania... Free Estate Planning Workshop returns!

Movie Matinee: LA LA LAND LA LA LAND Wednesday, April 26 1:30 – 4:00 p.m.   A struggling actress and an aspiring pianist fall in love as they both pursue their dreams in L.A. However, their blossoming relationship is challenged when their careers pull them in different directions. Starring: Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Finn Wittrock, John Legend, J.K. Simmons Rated... Join us to watch the just-released DVD! (Literally, like, the day before!)

Daniel Finds a Poem Children ages 3-7 and their families are invited to join us for a special program featuring Daniel Finds a Poem by Micha Archer. We will enjoy related activities featuring music, art, math, science, movement, and poetry. Each family will receive a free copy of the book, and will have a chance to win free admission to Longwood Gardens for the entire family. Wednesday, April 26th @ 6:30

Chanticleer Garden Program   Inspire your inner gardener! Step into a world of beauty with Horticulturalist Joe Henderson as he presents Chanticleer’s colorful, contemporary gardens within its historic setting through engaging words and glorious pictures! London’s Financial Times calls Chanticleer Garden “planted to perfection” and Garden Design magazine says Chanticleer is “America’s most inspiring garden.” A Q&A will... Join us Thursday 4/27 @ 7:00 pm

Wind Instruments Join us for interactive and high-energy music education! School-age children are invited to come learn about and try out instruments that are played by using air including the trumpet and recorder. Tuesday, May 2nd @ 4:00

Constitution Study Group “We the People” 2017 makes 228 years since “the federal government started to operate under the terms of the U.S. Constitution, as the Confederation Congress ceded power. However, there was a major problem with the first session of the new Congress: not enough members showed up….” (read more here.) A 4-week, non-partisan overview of the... Constitution Study Group--join us this May!

Native American and World Music with Daria Join us for a special program with Daria Marmaluk-Hajioannou, an active member of the Lenape tribe and an award-winning world music children's performer. In this fully interactive program, Daria will introduce unique, authentic instruments and allow us to take part in playing them. We'll even get to make drum beaters and discover the first style of pow-wow drum. Wednesday, May 3rd @ 6:30

May the Fourth Be With You! Join us for this fun family Star Wars storytime event! It will be geared towards school-age children, but all Star Wars fans are welcome! Register below or by calling 610-828-0441. May 4th @ 6:30