In hard times, libraries are more important than ever. Human beings need what books give them better than any other medium. Since ancient nights around prehistoric campfires, we have needed myth. And heroes. And moral tales. And information about the world beyond the nearest mountains or oceans.
~ Pete Hamill
Columnist, New York Daily News
Come out and visit our friendly snake Simba! He’s our 4 year-old corn snake that loves to be held. See pictures and find out when you can come and hold him or watch a feeding.
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Norristown Public Library.
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Monday, November 3rd and 10th at 6:30pm
Local teacher, Kelly Alderfer, will teach this new twist on an old craft. Participants need to bring 2 skeins of chunky yarn and a good attitude. Final project will be gift worthy! Registration is requested.
Saturday, November 9, 2013
The Upper Perk Library, along with The Open Link and the local Police, is a beneficiary of the 6th annual "Macoby Run Run" to be held Saturday, November 8, 2013 at the Macoby Run Golf Course in Green Lane. Runners and walkers can register online at PretzelCitySports.com. Thanks for supporting the library!
Wednesday, November 12th at 7:00 pm
Join us during the week of Veteran's Day for a patriotic musical performance by Terry Kane. Bring a friend for an evening of inspiring music.
Buying and Selling on eBay - December 3 & 10, 6:30-8:30pm
Need some extra money for the holidays? Why not use eBay? This two session class, taught by Dj Stover, will cover setting up an account on ebay, purchasing items, and listing items to sell. Basic mouse skills are necessary. $10 registration fee is required by November 26th. Call the library to sign up.
Are you DRAMATIC? We need you! Our Drama Club will begin meeting on Thursday, December 4th.
◊ We will practice twice a month on Thursday nights at 7:00 pm (schedule will be distributed at first rehearsal).
◊ We will perform the musical "The Return of the Glass Slipper" on May 28th.
◊ Kids in 2nd through12th grade are welcome to join us.
Bring out your inner diva and shine like the star you are! Sign up at the Upper Perkiomen Library. See you there!
The library has limited parking spaces in the Loft Apartments parking lot located on Bitting Alley. Patrons are to use the spaces on the far right next to the bamboo and the three closest spaces in front of the recycling bin. The other spaces are for residents of the Lofts Apartments. Street parking is available on Main Street. Additional parking for storytimes and special events is available at Bitting and 4th behind First Niagara Bank. The Lofts have been generous with us by covering snow removal and parking lot lighting costs. Please do not park in the apartment spaces.
Thursday, December 11 @ 7pm
Bring the entire family for a light evening of holiday entertainment.
If you are, helping the library is as simple as giving us your receipts. Redner's will donate 1% of all eligible purchases made with a Save-A-Tape card to the library. Receipts must be less than 2 years old. It's a great way to help the library!!
In 2013, your Redner's receipts helped us raise over $800 for the library. Thanks and keep those Redner's Save-A-Tape receipts coming!!
Wednesdays at 5:00 pm
Come see nature in action!
We feed Simba, our 4+ -foot long corn snake, each Wednesday at 5pm.
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