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Perkiomen Valley Library at Schwenksville
a branch of the Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library
serving the residents of Collegeville, Trappe, and Schwenksville Boroughs
plus Perkiomen, Lower Frederick, Skippack and Upper Salford Townships

290 Second Street    ~    Schwenksville, PA 19473
phone: 610-287-8360    website:


Library Hours:  Monday - Thursday 12 PM - 8 PM; Friday 12 PM - 6 PM;

Saturday 10 AM - 2 PM; Sunday CLOSED

            Items may be returned in the book drop next to the front doors during hours the library is closed.

*** Yoga classes Mondays at 7:30 pm $5 per class *** Planning a party? Consider renting the library's Auditorium ***

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Coloring for Adults

Monday, May 9

at 6:00 pm

Ages 16 and up

Coloring helps us de-stress because when we focus on a particular activity, we focus on it and not on our own worries.

Coloring pages and colored pencils are provided, however, you are invited to bring your own supplies.


Science in the Summer


MAY 5 AT 12:00 NOON at


FREE hands-on science for children entering grades 2-6.

 Classes will be held Wed., July 6 & Thurs., July 7.

Level 1 (grades 2 & 3) - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Level 2 (grades 4-6) - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm


The Science in the Summer theme for 2016 is Physical Science. Why does a compass always point north?  How does a light switch work?  Find out this summer.

Registration is required.

(NO phone registrations will be taken)


Preschool Storytime

Thursdays, Jan 28 - May 12  at 10:30 am

Enjoy stories, songs and fingerplays while learning basic literacy.  Each program includes a story extending craft of activity.

Registration requested.

Call 610-287-8360.


The library is a great place to find FREE and inexpensive activities for all ages.



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Read, Think & Chat @ the library

Join a lively book discussion group.


This group meets on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm.

To sign up call 610-287-8360.


Tuesday, May 17 - Fair Fight by Anna Freeman

Tuesday, June 21 - Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins


Copies of the books will be available at the library for checkout.

 Other books which have been read by book discussion groups at the library are displayed in the Parshall Reading Room.  Click here for the list of books previously read by the Read, Think, Chat group or here for the old library discussion group list.



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The Perkiomen Valley Library at Schwenksville is a branch of the Montgomery County-Norristown Public Library and is a participating member of the Pennsylvania Access program.