ESL Groups for Wednesdays at Blue Bell & Thursdays at Ambler have been cancelled indefinitely due to low registration. 
There are no plans to restart these groups at this time. Thank you.   

Teens

Origami For Adults

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 6:30pm
Event location: 
Ambler

Description:Come join us for a fun-filled time and discover the simple pleasures of folding paper.

Use your hands to give form and life to paper as you create a variety of origami that are playful, practical, beautiful, or action-oriented.

Class Maximum Size is 12 persons! 
We know this will fill up quickly, so we scheduled an additional class in December.
So, sign up for the wait list if this class is full.  REGISTRATION REQUIRED. 215-646-1072

Refreshments at 6:15. Class at 6:30pm

Who should attend: 

Girls Who Code

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 4:00pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell



Overview:

Girls Who Code offers a free after-school program for

6th-12th grade girls to join our sisterhood of supportive

peers and role models using computer science to change

the world.



Core Values:


Sisterhood

Join a safe and supportive environment of peers and role models where girls learn to see themselves as computer scientists.


Code

Learn the concepts of loops, variables, conditionals and functions that form the basis for all programming languages.


Impact

Work in teams to design a computer science impact project that solves real world problems the girls care about.



 * Boys can join, too! *


Registration is required.

Click here to register.


Visit girlswhocode.com for more information.




Who should attend: 

Teen Advisory Board

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 4:00pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

 


If you are between the ages of 13-17 and want to get involved at the library, then this is the club for you.

 

You will decide the programs you want to see happening right here in the community, so bring your ideas!

 

Do you love Manga and Anime?  Art?!  Movies?  Games?  Crafts?  Food?  Computers?  Technology?


Grab your friends and let's make it happen.

Click HERE to register.




Who should attend: 

Meet Founding Father Dr. Benjamin Rush

Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 7:00pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

Meet Founding Father Dr. Benjamin Rush


He was a surgeon general for the Revolutionary War, first professor of chemistry in America, the Father of Psychiatry and a humanitarian who organized the first anti-slavery society in America.  He was also a signer of the Declaration of Independence. 

WHO WAS HE?  He was Dr. Benjamin Rush.

Find out more about this lesser-known "Benjamin" from Philadelphia and Founding Father in an exciting portrayal by Bob Gleason.  "Meet" Dr. Rush and discover his pioneering contributions to American society, medicine and politics.


The event is free and open to the public. History buffs of all ages encouraged to attend.  Say you'll be there and sign up at rushwvpl.eventbrite.com. 


Bob Gleason is a member of Philadelphia's American Historical Theatre.  He has presented programs featuring nearly 150 historical figures, stretching over 2000 years of history, across 21 states; including performances at the White House Visitors Center, The Smithsonian Institution, Mount Vernon, Ford's Theater, the National Constitution Center and Independence Hall. 


NOTE:  Mr. Gleason's presentation is a companion program to our upcoming "Let's Discuss It! Author event with Upper Dublin Public Library to be held on October 29 at 7 PM, featuring author and journalist Stephen Fried and the release of his newest novel, "Rush: Revolution, Madness & the Visionary Doctor Who Became a Founding Father (September, 2018). 

Who should attend: 

Conversational French @ Ambler Part 2

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 6:30pm
Event location: 
Ambler

 

eiffel tower french class photoTwo Part FREE Class on September 11 and September 18

 

A taste of the French language will be presented in two sessions.

 

These conversational classes will introduce basic words, greetings, phrases and pronunciation. Perfect for those who are planning a trip to France, exploring their French roots, or are just interested in trying new languages!

 

These class is free, but you must register. Please call the Ambler Branch Library at 215-646-1072 to register.

Refreshments at 6:15. Class begins at 6:30pm.

Who should attend: 

Conversational French @ Ambler Part 1

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 6:30pm
Event location: 
Ambler

eiffel tower french class photoTwo Part FREE Class on September 11 and September 18

A taste of the French language will be presented in two sessions.

These conversational classes will introduce basic words, greetings, phrases and pronunciation. Perfect for those who are planning a trip to France, exploring their French roots, or are just interested in trying new languages!

These class is free, but you must register. Please call the Ambler Branch Library at 215-646-1072 to register.

Refreshments at 6:15. Class begins at 6:30pm.

Who should attend: