The library will be CLOSED May 28, 29 and 30 for the Memorial Day holiday.


International Pop

Saturday, April 23, 2016 - 2:00pm
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Join guide Candice Applebaum of the Philadelphia Museum of Art for a presentation on this wonderful exhibit.

Find out how Pop art's embrace of popular culture and imagery became a worldwide phenomenon. International Pop navigates a fastpaced world packed with bold and thought provoking imagery, revealing a vibrant period shaped by social and political revolution on an international scale. Stop by the library, call 215-646-1072, or email to sign up!

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Books on Tap: A Long Way Home

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - 7:00pm
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Other: See Description on Tap: The Book Club in a Bar!

Calling all literary “foodies”- readers, writers, poets and speakers. Share your thoughts with others over a glass of wine, your favorite pint and an appetizer or two.* This month we're reading A Long Way Home, by Saroo Brierley.

We meet every 6 weeks at Gypsy Blu, 34 E Butler Ave, Ambler, PA 19002 at 7 PM. Email to let us know you're joining us!

For Ages 21+ older *Participants responsible for their own purchases.

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Celebration of the Book Sunday Brunch

Sunday, April 3, 2016 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
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Other: See Description

The Wissahickon Valley Public Library Board of Trustees invites you to

Celebration of the Book
a library benefit

April 3, 2016
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

The Lucky Well
111 E. Butler Ave
Ambler, PA

Sunday Brunch

You may bring one treasured book for an informal evaluation by book connoisseurs:


Silent Auction . . . . Cash Bar . . . . Pick up your invitation at the library

WVPl thanks all our donors including:


Act II Playhouse
Ambler Flower Shop
American Helicopter Museum
Art Dept. Studio
Battleship New Jersey
Blue Bell Pizza
Born to Run
Breakthru Beverages
Bridget’s Steakhouse
Broad Axe Tavern
Caroline Frank
Cathie McCauley
Centre Square Fire Company
Chickie’s Daughter
The Children’s Clothing Patch
Cotswold Home
Vince DiFrancesco
Denise Matteer
Denny Whalen & Bill Blakeslee
Doug Leard
East Cuisine
Eastern State Penitentiary
Edible Arrangements
Electric Factory
El Limon
El Serape
Fireside Bar & Grille
Five Points Gulf
Fran Tomlinson
BB Chapter WVPL Friends
From the Boot
Gerald & Eun Liebling
Golden Sea Restaurant
Grace Nails Spa
Green Tea Nails
Guppy’s Good Times Restaurant
Guy Bush
Harry’s Blue Bell Taproom
Il Giardino
Izzie’s Deli
Jackets n’ Things
Jim & Lois McMullen
Jolie Salon & Day Spa
Karen Kieser
State Rep. Kate Harper
Keswick Theatre
Learning Express
Lee’s Hoagie House
Los Primos Vasquez
Maguire’s Market
Michael’s Italian Restaurant
Mi Lah Vegetarian Restaurant
Morris Arboretum
Mutter Museum
No Bare Walls Framing Studio
Michaelle Fleisher
Nancy Davis
Nancy Mayor
National Liberty Museum
Paperback Trader

Pat Grotzinger
PA Academy of Fine Arts
Penn Museum
Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia Phillies
Phil’s Tavern
Pho Thai Nam
P. J. Whelihan’s Pub
Radice Restaurant
Salon Charisma
Salon Esperanza
Saffron Indian Kitchen
Saxby’s Coffee
Simeone Auto Museum
Spring House Tavern
Susan Gustafson
Sweet Briar Café
Temple University
Thai Orchid
The Fresh Market
The Little Gym of Spring-house
The Lucky Well
The Stoogeum
The Wine Merchant
Trader Joe’s
Valley Green Flowers & Gifts
Village Pharmacy
Whitpain Tavern
Whitpain Police Department

Book Appraisal Brunch 2016 Donors


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Comics Unraveled: Rat Queens Vol. 1: Sass and Sorcery

Tuesday, June 7, 2016 - 7:00pm
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Sass and sorceryReading now: Rat Queens Vol. 1: Sass and Sorcery by Kurtis Wiebe

Do you like or love comics? Do you want to know more about comics? Always wanted to start reading but didn’t know where to begin?
Join us for a new comics and graphic novels discussion group!

Suggested for teens 16 & older and adults!

Need a copy? Visit the library or follow the link above.

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