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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: www.pvlibrary.net

                 

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For a complete listing of library programs for the next three months please see our programming calendar here.  The online programming calendar allows you to set up an email reminder to yourself and it also allows you to send a friend a notice about a program you think they would enjoy.  Check it out.

For information on Storytimes, please see the Storytime page.

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Adopt-a-Book

 

A great way to honor someone special.

1) Click here and print out the form.

2) Fill in all the need information.

3) Mail the form and a check to Montgomery County - Norristown Public Library

Note: the funds you submit will go to the materials budget of the library you designate.

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Call 610-287-8360 for updates on programs.

Community Yoga

           Mondays at 7:30 pm (ongoing)

           Teens and adults. $5 per class.  Join Adjoa Amoah-Aggrey, RYT, for all levels of yoga.  Bring a mat and wear comfortable clothing.  Beginners welcome! 

            Email questions to yoga.vaayu@gmail.com.

 

Baby Storytime

          Fridays, Feb 12 & 26 and Mar 11 at 10:30 am

          Enjoy stories, songs and fingerplays featuring early literacy skills

          Registration requested.  Call 610-287-8360.

 

Restorative Yoga ~ NEW!!!

           Wednesdays at 5:15-6:15 pm

           Teens and adults. $5 per class. Join Adjoa Amoah-Aggrey, RYT / Carmen Molina, RYT, for restorative yoga. Restorative yoga includes supported, passive yoga poses for deep relaxation. Appropriate for all fitness levels. Bring a mat, 2 blankets of large towels and a small pillow and wear comfortable clothing. Blocks and straps provided. Email questions to yoga.vaayu@gmail.com.

 

Preschool Storytime

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

           Ages 2-5 with adult.  Enjoy stories, songs and fingerplays while learning basic literacy.  Each program includes a story extending craft of activity.

           Registration requested.  Call 610-287-8360.

 

KNITTERS!

           Thursday, February 4 at 6:30 pm

           Join a new knitting group.  Beginners are welcome.  This will be an ongoing group meeting on the first Thursday of each month.  Share your projects, learn a new stitch, make new friends.

           Registration requested.  Call 610-287-8360.

 

BLOCK PARTY!!

           Saturday, February 6 at 10:00 am.

           Recommended for ages 3-6.  What is a BLOCK PARTY?  It is an hour of fun just playing with wooden blocks and our play animals, vehicles, and people!  Playing with blocks develops you child's eye-hand coordination as well as math and science skills.  Plus it is a lot of fun!  Come play, build, and learn together at a block party.  More BLOCK PARTIES will be coming up March 5, April 2, April 30 & May 28.  The BLOCK PARTY Programs are part of the Office of Commonwealth Libraries "Cruise Into Kindergarten" program grant.

           Registration requested.  Call 610-287-8360.

 

Coloring for Adults

           Monday, February 8, 6:00-7:00 pm

           Ages 16 and up.  Yes, coloring.  Coloring helps us de-stress because when we focus on a particular activity, we focus on it and not on our worries.  Coloring pages and colored pencils provided.

          Registration requested.  Call 610-287-8360.

 

Tail Waggin' Tales

          Thursday, February 11, 6-8 pm

          All ages!  Drop-in and read to certified pet therapy dogs.  No appointment needed!  Come practice your read-aloud skills.  All ages and reading abilities welcome!

 

Dining with Diabetes

           Tuesdays, February 16, 23 and March 1, 8, 15 and May 17, 6:30-8:30 pm

            A FREE program for adults with diabetes and their families presented by Penn State Extension through a grant from the Pottstown Area Health and Wellness Foundation.

            Registration is REQUIRED.  Register online here or call 610-287-8360.

 

Read, Think, Chat Book Discussion

           Tuesday, February 16 at 7:00 pm

           Join a lively book discussion at the library meeting on the 3rd Tuesday of each month.  The February title to be discussed is Girl Waits with Gun by Amy Stewart.  Copies of the books to be read will be available at the library.

 

Writers Assemble

          Wednesday, February 24 at 4:00 pm

          Join a monthly writing club!  Meet other people who love to write.  Come to write, or to get or give feedback.

           Registration requested.  Call 610-287-8360.

 

Cat in the Hat

           Saturday, February 27 at 10:30 am

           Share stories, activities and snacks to celebrate Dr. Seuss and the Cat in the Hat.  Bring your camera for photographs with your favorite, playful, Cat.

          Registration requested.  Call 610-287-8360.

 

KNITTERS!

           Thursday, March 3 at 6:30 pm

           Join a new knitting group.  Beginners are welcome.  This will be an ongoing group meeting on the first Thursday of each month.  Share your projects, learn a new stitch, make new friends.

           Registration requested.  Call 610-287-8360.

 

BLOCK PARTY!!

           Saturday, March 5 at 10:00 am.

           Recommended for ages 3-6.  What is a BLOCK PARTY?  It is an hour of fun just playing with wooden blocks and our play animals, vehicles, and people!  Playing with blocks develops you child's eye-hand coordination as well as math and science skills.  Plus it is a lot of fun!  Come play, build, and learn together at a block party.  More BLOCK PARTIES will be coming up April 2, April 30 & May 28.  The BLOCK PARTY Programs are part of the Office of Commonwealth Libraries "Cruise Into Kindergarten" program grant.

           Registration requested.  Call 610-287-8360.

 

Forever Young Adult Book Club

           Monday, March 7 at 7:00 pm

           Adults and Teens!  Do you like reading young adult literature?  The book to be discussed in March is Throne of Glass by Sarah Mass.  Copies are available at the library.

 

Tail Waggin' Tales

          Thursday, March 10, 6-8 pm

          All ages!  Drop-in and read to certified pet therapy dogs.  No appointment needed!  Come practice your read-aloud skills.  All ages and reading abilities welcome!

 

Read, Think, Chat Book Discussion

           Tuesday, March 15 at 7:00 pm

           Join a lively book discussion at the library meeting on the 3rd Tuesday of each month.  The March title to be discussed is In the Unlikely Event by Judy Blume.  Copies of the books to be read will be available at the library.

 

Spring Book Sale

            

            Friday, March 18, 6-9 pm - Preview Night & Dessert Party.  Tickets available at the checkout desk for $5 in advance.  Tickets at the doors will be $7.  Enjoy free desserts while browsing through the book sale.

            Saturday, March 19, 9 am - 1 pm - Book Sale refreshments will be available to purchase.

 

Easter Egg Hunt

          

           Saturday, March 19

           Join us for a FREE Easter Egg Hunt on the lawn in front of the library (rain or shine) with the Easter Bunny!  No advanced registration is required.  Bring your camera!

 

                    11:00 am - Children age 5 and under

                    11:15 am - Children age 6 and up

           Please note: Egg hunts will start promptly.  Please allow extra time for parking.

 

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Call the library for more information about any events at 610-287-8360.

   

 


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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.