ORWIGSBURG AREA FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY      

Clubs:

Book Club – Last Monday of the month at 6pm. 

Orwigsburg Board Meetings – 2nd Monday of the Month at 6:30.

Knitters – Every Tuesday at 5:30 – all levels welcome.

*NEW – Chess Club – Tuesdays at 5:30 from beginners (they will teach you) to Grandmasters welcome.

Mahjongg – 1st, 3rd + 5th Wednesdays at 6pm.

Learn to play Mahjongg Fridays 1 to 3pm.

Lego Club – 2nd Wednesday of the month at 5:30.

Media Madness – 4th Wednesday of the month at 6pm.

Programs:

Tuesdays at 10:30 – Story time – Read story, sing, movement and easy craft to develop social interaction and the love of reading at an early age.

Tuesdays – Adult one-on-one computer help. Must sign up.

Thursdays:

Homeschoolers – Last Thursday of the month at 2pm – Variety of activities –

Feb. – “Hibernation”   March – “Butterflies”   April – “Seeds”

Family Programming at 6pm. * every week a different program – check the Library often.                

 Fridays at 10:30 - Play K- 3 to 5 years old gather to model (“play”) kindergarten:

 circle time, calendar, story, singing + movement. Help get your 3 to 5 year old ready for kindergarten.     

Saturdays:

1st Saturday – Building Block Party – Passive play with multiple building materials at 10am.

2nd Saturday –  Traditional Story time – Reading and craft – at 10am.

3rd Saturday – Tweens, Teens and Adults crafting at NOON.

4th Saturday – Crafty Saturday – Elementary age children learn to craft- at 10am. 

 

February is “LOVE” your Library Month - And the Library Loves Their Patrons Too!

Thursday, February 14th – Valentine’s Day - Kid’s Story & Craft at 6pm

Thursday, February 21st – Book Bingo at 6pm – Bring a Bag to hold your Loot! – All ages.    

March is “MONEY” Month:

Thursday, March 7th – Coupon Program – Learn to Save at 6pm.

Thursday, March 14th – Kids’ St. Patty’s Day Program at 6pm.

Thursday, March 21st – Etsy Program – Set-up and guidance from an Etsy Shop Owner at 6pm.

Thursday, March 28th – Budget Topic – “I bet you didn’t know you could live without it..”

April is “Health & Well Being” Month:

Thursday, April 4th – Tarot Card Class at 6pm

Thursday, April 11th – Meet & Greet : Local Author Rachel Hughes, author of “Us Girls” at 6pm    

Thursday, April 18th – Get A Job! – Professional Resume Writer Amanda P. is here to help at 6pm.

Thurs., April 25th – Reiki Chakra Master, Lynn Weller to speak : body energy, crystals and more at 6pm.   

Thursday, May 2nd – Aging Joyfully with Deb Herb at 6pm. 

SPECIAL EVENTS:

CupCake War -  Sunday, March 10th at the Fairlaine Village Mall in Pottsville. 

Be a Baker, Be a Taster – there is even a coloring contest for kids 12 and under.

Stop in at the Library and get all the details.

Calendar Raffle will be on sale in March to Benefit the Children’s Summer Reading Programs.

Meat Raffle in April – Just in time for Barbeque Season.

SAVE-THE-DATE:  Saturday on April 27th – Spring Fundraiser.

Watch for Details.

 Dine –out:  Bacon Palooza in June at the Deer Lake Pub.  Mmmm!