Cartooning with Paul Merklein

Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 2:00pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell



See cartoonist Paul Merklein draw famous cartoon characters that entertain everyone at the Wissahickon Valley Public Library on Saturday, March 10 at 2:00pm!

Mr. Merklein tours around the country, entertaining and inspiring kids and adults.
Join us for a fun night to enjoy cartoon art, audience participation, and hilarious comedy!

This event is free for kids and families of all ages.

You do not need to bring your own drawing pad, but you may if you wish.

The limit for this event is 50 people. If you register for a ticket, your attendance is expected
as we are holding the seat specifically for you. If you know you cannot make it to the event after registering your ticket,
please call and let us know so that we can open up your spot for someone else as we want everyone a chance
to enjoy our special guest as much as possible. THANK YOU!



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Star Wars Live!

Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 1:00pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

Experience Star Wars characters live, in full costume on February 24th from 1:00pm-3:00pm.  They will be testing your Star Wars trivia, so come prepared!  Characters are members of Garrison Carida of the 501st Legion.  You won't want to miss this!  Carpooling is recommended!

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CANCELLED-Bounce & Rhyme Baby Time! @ Ambler

Monday, June 4, 2018 - 11:30am
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Welcome to Bounce & Rhyme Baby Time where caregivers
and children (ages 0-23 months) will bond through interactive
rhymes, stories, and fingerplays to support early literacy 
development with Miss Erin.

This is our last meeting before the summer begins! Join us for Stories in the Park on Thursdays instead.

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Chinese New Year for Children and Teens

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 5:00pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

The Greater Philadelphia Chinese Cultural Center will give a presentation on how the Chinese New Year is celebrated and talk about Chinese culture.  This event is free for children and families of all ages.  There will be another celebration, advertised for adults, on February 22.  Celebrate with us at WVPL!

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Mindfulness for Kids and Families

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 6:30pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

Mindfulness is a basic human quality and a practice that cultivates inner calm, increased awareness of self, and a sense of well-being.  Open Heart Mindfulness will present a class for kids (ages 8-10 years) and their families!  This includes movement, exercises, mindful relaxation, and loving-kindness practices.

Class will be taught by Cindy Carter-Hopson, Mindfulness Coaching for Children.

This event is FREE.  Registration required at  One ticket needed per child.  At least one adult must attend with child.  

Be sure to bring a blanket, yoga mat or cushion to sit on.


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