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Adults

Cook the Book @ Ambler: Soup Sisters Family Cookbook

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 6:00pm
Event location: 
Ambler

 The soup sisters family cookbook : more than 100 family-friendly recipes to make and share with kids of all agesCook the Book Ambler's Delicious Cookbook Book Club

June's selection is The Soup Sisters Family Cookbook by Sharon Hapton and Gwendolyn Richards

Join us for a cookbook discussion! Members will meet bi-monthly, make a recipe from a selected cookbook, bring their recipe to the meeting, share food and discuss! For more information or to join, please email or call Anne Hall ahall@wvpl.org or 215-646-1072 ext. 38

Cook the Book
A New Cookbook Book Club

Like trying out new recipes? Want to check out the latest cookbooks and food ideas? Enjoy potlucks?
This is the book club for you!!
Join us for an interest meeting to start a monthly cookbook book club! Participants will pick a recipe from our monthly cookbook of choice, create the recipe, and bring it in to share with other participants!

Minimal cooking experience necessary! All ages welcome!
Can't attend but still interested? Email lshupp@wvpl.org or sign up in the library! At the meeting, we will pick our first cookbook as well as the date / time of our first meeting.

- See more at: http://www.wvpl.org/events/ambler/new-cook-book/98#sthash.oOtdlWKR.dpuf

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Ambler Library Audio/Visual Bag Sale

Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 10:00am to Monday, June 27, 2016 - 8:00pm
Event location: 
Ambler

The Ambler Friends of the Wissahickon Valley Library will host a Bag sale starting Thursday, June 23 through Monday, June 27 or while supplies last! Fill a bag with books, DVDs, Audiobooks, CDs, & Records!

Plastic Bag fill up - $3   Friends Tote Bag fill up - $4 (includes tote bag!)

All proceeds benefit the Ambler Friends of the Library & help to provide programming, equipment, & other library needs!

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Books on Tap: Heat and Light by Jennifer Haigh

Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 7:00pm
Event location: 
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Books on Tap: Heat and Light 

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.* 

We meet every other month at a local restaurant at 7 PM.  For location information and to RSVP, find us on Eventbrite.  Any other questions?  Please email events@wvpl.org.

For our January 17 meeting, we'll be discussing "Heat and Light" by Jennifer Haigh in advance of her author visit on January 24.  For tickets to the author event, CLICK HERE.

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

 

 

 

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Books on Tap: The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 7:00pm
Event location: 
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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.*

Our current book is The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu: And Their Race to Save the World’s Most Precious Manuscripts by Joshua Hammer.  Meet at Phil's Tavern, 931 Butler Pike, Blue Bell.

We meet every other month on the 2nd Tuesday evening at 7 PM.  We gather at a local restaurant and talk books!  For location information or to RSVP, find us on Eventbrite.   Any questions?  Please email events@wvpl.org.

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

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Mindfulness and Compassion

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 12:30pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

Let your mind bloom in May!  It's our "Lunch Hour" of Mindfulness and Compassion, a 6-week mini-course on Thursday afternoons.  This class is designed to give you the strategies to develop your own mindfulness practice.  Discover peace and well-being as you move through the program, with special attention to self-compassion.  In addition to her mindfulness practice, Ms Cullinan is a cranio sacral therapist, zero balancing instructor, and visceral manipulation practitioner.  

Class meets from 12:30 to 2 PM on 6 Thursdays, May 4, May 11, May 18, May 25, June 1 and June 8. 

This class is limited to 15 persons to maximize benefits for participants.  The course cost is $150 for the 6-week session.   Registration is at the Blue Bell circulation desk only.  Please sign-up with payment at the Circulation Desk by Wednesday, May 3.  Please make checks payable to Wissahickon Valley Public Library. The fee for this program is non-refundable

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Mindfulness and Compassion

Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 12:30pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

Let your mind bloom in May!  It's our "Lunch Hour" of Mindfulness and Compassion, a 6-week mini-course on Thursday afternoons.  This class is designed to give you the strategies to develop your own mindfulness practice.  Discover peace and well-being as you move through the program, with special attention to self-compassion.  In addition to her mindfulness practice, Ms Cullinan is a cranio sacral therapist, zero balancing instructor, and visceral manipulation practitioner.  

Class meets from 12:30 to 2 PM on 6 Thursdays, May 4, May 11, May 18, May 25, June 1 and June 8. 

This class is limited to 15 persons to maximize benefits for participants.  The course cost is $150 for the 6-week session.   Registration is at the Blue Bell circulation desk only.  Registrations will be accepted up until the start of the first class on May 4 at 12:30 pm.  Please make checks payable to Mary Alice Cullinan. The fee for this program is non-refundable after the completion of the first class on May 4.

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