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Teens

Young Writers - NaNoWriMo Kickoff Meeting

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Event location: 
Ambler

Are you a writer between the ages of 13-17? Do you want to start writing? Join us for an informational, informal meeting about NaNoWriMo - National Novel Writing Month. We'll talk about a name for our group, setting a goal for November, ways to track your word count, times to hold "write-ins" at WVPL, and more! Led by a NaNoWriMo "Winner."

Ages 13-17.  Registration requested.

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Teen Write-In/Kickoff Meeting

Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 2:00pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

Calling all writers and want-to-be writers between ages 13-17!  Do you want to start writing? Join us for an informational, informal meeting about NaNoWriMo - National Novel Writing Month. We'll talk about setting a goal for November, ways to track your word count, how to plan our write-ins, and more! Led by a NaNoWriMo "Winner." Bring your laptop, your notebook and pen, or tablet to the library and spend time writing with new friends and old. Aftward, we'll start our first write-in.

Ages 13-17.

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Middle School Book Group: Books to Movies

Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - 4:30pm
Event location: 
Ambler

Calling students in grades 6-8! Have you read something awesome recently and wanted to share it? Read a book wanted to know who loved it (or didn’t)?  Join us for snacks and talking about books at our meeting of the Middle School Book Group (we need a name)! Our selection this month: Books turned into Movies.

For students in grades 6-8 ~ Registration required.

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CANCELLED - Middle School Book Group: Books to Movies

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 4:30pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

Calling students in grades 6-8! Have you read something awesome recently and wanted to share it? Read a book wanted to know who loved it (or didn’t)?  Join us for snacks and talking about books at our meeting of the Middle School Book Group (we need a name)! Our selection this month: Books turned into Movies.

For students in grades 6-8 ~ Registration required.

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CANCELLED - Middle School Book Group

Tuesday, October 8, 2013 - 4:30pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

October 8 is CANCELLED.

Calling students in grades 6-8! Have you read something awesome recently and wanted to share it? Read a book wanted to know who loved it (or didn’t)?  Join us for snacks and talking about books at our meeting of the Middle School Book Group (we need a name)! Our selection this month: TBA.

For students in grades 6-8 ~ Registration required.

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"I Want My Mummy!" with Dr. Steve

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 7:00pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

You may remember Dr. Steve for his talk this summer called "X-raying the Pharaohs." He’s back to talk about mummies! Why are we so fascinated by mummies? What is a fact and what is fiction? He'll explore the world of ancient Egyptian mummification; how the mummification process was developed through time, how ancient Egyptian mummies were actually made, and finally, how mummies still influence all of us. You won't want to miss this image filled presentation with an entertaining, and popular speaker!


Ages 6 & up. No registration.

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A. S. King Author Visit

Tuesday, August 6, 2013 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

The Wissahickon Valley Public Library in Blue Bell is pleased to welcome author A. S. King to the library. A. S. King is best known for her works such as Please Ignore Vera Dietz and her most recent, Ask the Passengers.

Writers, book lovers, and fans ages 13-17 are welcome to join us for this free event. No registration.

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