Regularly Scheduled Events
The Chess Club at Blue Bell meets weekly at Blue Bell on Wednesdays at 7 pm.
Children's Story Times
Miss Michelle's Story Guitar Time
Miss Michelle's Story Guitar Times is about 30 minutes with stories and songs. For all ages.
For more information please call us!
Blue Bell Branch
Please watch the calendar for the latest on Miss Michelle's Story-Guitar Time.
Lapsit for Littles
Thursdays @10:15 AM (September to May)
For ages 6 mos. - 12 mos. Parent or caregiver must attend with child.
Thursdays @ 11:15 AM (September to May)
Join Ms. Tegan for Toddle Time (formerly Toddler Story Time)! This story time features stories, activities, rhymes, and songs specially designed for toddlers, baby siblings, and their caregivers. Toddlers and caregivers will be introduced to early literacy skills and activities that can be shared at home.
Ages 13 mos. to 3 years. Baby siblings are welcome to join. Parent or caregiver must attend with child(ren).
Coloring for Adults
Looking for some stress relief in the New Year?
We meet at the Ambler Library every other Wednesday at 3 pm.
Cook the Book
Cook the Book
Like trying out new recipes? Want to check out the latest cookbooks and food ideas? Enjoy potlucks? This is the book club for you!!
We meet February, April, June, August, October and December, on the third Wednesday at 6 pm.
ESL for English Language Learners
Weekly ESL Conversation Groups for Adult English Language Learners
August 2017 Schedule:
At Ambler: Mondays @ 10:30 AM August 14 & 28.
At Blue Bell: Fridays @ 12:15 pm (ongoing weekly sessions)
Practice English and make new friends! For adult learners only, ages 18 to 118. Child care is not provided. Any questions? Email email@example.com or call 215-643-1320 ext. 14.
FALL 2017 Schedule: SIGN UP NOW! If a class is full, a waiting list will be created and you will be notified if there is an opening.
Mondays @ 10:30 AM - Starts Monday Sept 11 SIGN UP
Thursdays @ 10:30 AM - Starts Thursday Sept 21 SIGN UP
At Blue Bell:
Tuesdays @ 7 PM - Starts Tuesday Sept 12 SIGN UP
Wednesdays @ 2 PM - Starts Wednesday Sept 13 SIGN UP
Fridays @ 12:15 pm - Starts Friday September 15 Select one group
Group 1: Small Group Practice with Denice & Sandy (Large Community Room) SIGN UP
Group 2: Book Group with Alice (Staff Conference Rm) SIGN UP
Family History Research
Family History Research with Connie Briggs, Family History Researcher.
Using Connie's laptop, the Internet, and some great online resources, she will show you how to trace your family tree back in time. Maybe you will find some lost family secrets! CLICK HERE to send an E-Mail to Connie or call 267-626-4437 to make an appointment for her to meet you at the Ambler Branch or the Main Library in Blue Bell for a private family history session.
Film Discussion @ Ambler Theater
Join us on the first Wednesday of the month at Ambler Theater for the afternoon showing of the chosen film. Each film will be announced 10 days before the showing, and the discussion afterward will be moderated by library staff and theater staff.
Friends Used Book Sale
Next Sale: October 21 - 24, 2017; Members' Preview on Friday, Oct. 20 at 7 pm
Used Book Sale Hours:
Hatha Yoga Class
NEW Instructor! Join Matthew Mitlas for weekly classes. Beginners encouraged to attend.
Dr. Midey Chang-Mateu is providing free tutoring in science and math for high school and middle school students. She is also tutoring students taking the GED. Tutoring is being offered at the Ambler Library. Leave your name and the student’s name with the Staff at the Ambler Library, 215-643-7775 and Dr. Chang-Mateu will contact you. Due to the high demand for Dr. Chang-Mateu's skills, this service is offered only to WVPL patrons. This program will resume in September.