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Mountains, Madness, and Miracles–4,000 Miles of Appalachian Trail Stories

Saturday, February 25th, 2017

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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Volunteer Opportunities for Teens Attention teens grades 6-12! We need you! Read More

Annual Appeal (This letter was mailed to Whitemarsh Township residents and past donors.)  November 2016 “What would happen if the William Jeanes Memorial Library and Nicholas and Athena Karabots Center for Learning disappeared tomorrow?” It’s a big Ask, and we didn’t shy away from it. We began the research for our new Strategic Plan by asking you—our... Read our 2016 Annual Appeal Letter here

Children’s Storytimes Is your child a baby? A toddler? A preschooler? Does your child have a sensory integration or autism spectrum disorder? We have something for everyone, at different times on different days! Read More

ONE AUTHOR, ONE COUNTY: Rick Steves Sunday, March 26 7:30 pm Keswick Theater The Montgomery County libraries are pleased to bring international travel host, lecturer, and author Rick Steves to the Keswick Theater in Glenside for his talk: BROADENING YOUR GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE THROUGH TRAVEL A book signing will follow. Bring your own copies or purchase one of his titles at the... Sunday, March 26 @ 7:30 pm: Rick Steves at the Keswick Theater

New PRINT Pricing as of 1/9/17 NEW PRINT PRICING as of January 9, 2017 Black and White Letter (8.5” x 11”) – $.15 Legal (8.5” x 14”) – $.30 Ledger (11” x 17”) – $.30 Color Letter (8.5” x 11”) – $.50 Legal (8.5” x 14”) – $1.00 Ledger (11” x 17”) – $1.00 Please Note: We are unable to refund... New PRINT pricing as of 1/9/17

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!

Teen Board Game Night Every Wednesday bring your own board game (or use ours) for a night of fun with your friends! Here are just a few of the games we own: The Settlers of Catan, Pandemic, Exploding Kittens, Scrabble, Battleship, Life, Reverse Charades, Ticket to Ride, Apples to Apples, Telestrations, and more! Read More

ARMCHAIR TRAVELING AT THE LIBRARY In support of Rick Steves’ upcoming appearance at the Keswick Theater to benefit Montco Libraries, the Library will host several free programs in February and March based on the theme of travel.  Please join us for any or all of them. All we ask is that you register—either through our website or by calling 610-828-0441... Travel with us!

Mountains, Madness, and Miracles–4,000 Miles of Appalachian Trail Stories In the Community Room Come hear from a hiker who has accomplished the famous Appalachian Trail not once but twice AND in each direction! Hiker Lauralee Bliss (“Blissful”) is an AT 4,000+ miler and the ridge-runner for Shenandoah National Park. She will share stories and pictures from her 4,000 mile journey which she undertook northbound... Come armchair traveling with us!

Movie Discussion: Queen of Katwe MOVIE DISCUSSION Join local film buff Liz Zietz, Ph.D., to view and discuss this movie based on the book by Tim Crothers. A colorful true story of a young girl selling corn on the streets of rural Uganda, whose world rapidly changes when she is introduced to the game of chess. Starring: Lupita Nyong’o, David... Join us for a Movie Discussion!

Pajama Storytime Put on your pajamas and bring the whole family to this special evening storytime with Ms. Rachel, for families with children through age 7. Bring pillows, blankets, loveys, and stuffed friends if you’d like! No registration necessary. Read More

Coffee with a Cop In the Board Room “The mission of the Whitemarsh Township Police Department is to tirelessly protect the citizens of our great community, to serve those citizens without prejudice, and to defend our community under any circumstance.” Join us for free coffee and the chance to meet and talk with members of our local police department.... Thursday, March 2nd @ 10:30 am

Preschool Sensory Storytime This storytime is designed for all children ages 3 and up and their caregivers, and will be sensory friendly. All preschoolers are welcome, including those with sensory integration disorders and autism spectrum disorders! Read More

Jazz for Kids School-age children are invited to come learn about the pioneers of jazz music and sing some jazz favorites like “It Don’t Mean a Thing” by Duke Ellington, and “Watermelon Man” by Herbie Hancock." Tuesday, March 7th @ 4:00 p.m.

Reading Roundup Children ages 4-8 are invited to join us for this six-week buddy reading program! Children are paired one-on-one with teen volunteers for 45 minutes of reading together weekly. Begins Wednesday, March 8th