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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Mon, May 21
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Tales (walking to age 3)
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, finger plays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. For walking children up to age 3; limited to 30 caregivers with child. Late entry to this storytime is not permitted.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, May 21
@ 11:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Tales (walking to age 3)
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, finger plays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. For walking children up to age 3; limited to 30 caregivers with child. Late entry to this storytime is not permitted.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, May 21
@ 12:15 p.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Tales (walking to age 3)
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, finger plays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. For walking children up to age 3; limited to 30 caregivers with child. Late entry to this storytime is not permitted.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, May 21
@ 3 p.m.
Teen Space
Come hang out in the Teen Space on Mondays. Bring your friends and your food to the third floor, where you can play board games, do your homework, check out a laptop, or draw your next masterpiece on the library's full-wall chalkboard. For ages 13 to 18. No registration required.
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, May 21
@ 4 p.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime: Read, Make, & Take (ages 3-5)
Pre-schoolers and their caregivers can enjoy classic fairy tales, folk tales, and new picture books. Each session ends with a craft. For ages 3-5; limited to 25 children.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, May 22
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Sensory Storytime
An inclusive, 4-session program that combines the best practices from special education and traditional storytime to create an interactive, engaging program for children of all abilities! Late entry to this storytime is not permitted.
Muhlenberg LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, May 22
@ 3 p.m.
Teens
Game On!
Take your turn on the Library’s PS4 Pro every Tuesday in the Teen Space. Don’t feel like playing, but love to watch? Gamers will be playing new and experimental PS4 games to expand our repertoire beyond popular favorites.
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, May 23
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime: Baby Lapsit (ages 0-18 months)
Infants and their caregivers will hear stories and learn stories and rhymes while sitting on the floor together. For babies, birth to 18 months old; limited to 30 caregivers with child. Please, only infants and their caregivers and families! Different story times are available for older, more active children. Late entry to this storytime is not permitted
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Wed, May 23
@ 11:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime: Baby Lapsit (ages 0-18 months)
Infants and their caregivers will hear stories and learn stories and rhymes while sitting on the floor together. For babies, birth to 18 months old; limited to 30 caregivers with child. Please, only infants and their caregivers and families! Different story times are available for older, more active children. Late entry to this storytime is not permitted
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Wed, May 23
@ 3 p.m.
Writing Wednesdays
... and on Wednesdays, we write! Join us for a weekly writers' workshop. Tell your story using this week's prompt, and share your work with other teens. Your fellow writers will give constructive feedback in a safe, supportive environment. For ages 13-18. No registration required.
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, May 23
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime (all ages)
The librarian will share favorite, new, and seasonal stories. Coloring pages and crayons will be on hand to share after the reading. This storytime is held on the second floor storytime rug.
Muhlenberg LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Thu, May 24
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime: Tummy Time (non-crawling infants)
Infants and their caregivers will get down on their tummies and do simple finger plays, and songs. There will be time to interact with other infants, read together, and learn an easy to remember developmental tip. For young infants (pre-walkers); limited to 30 caregivers with child. Please, only pre-walkers and their caregivers and families! Different story times are available for older, more active children. Late entry to this storytime is not permitted.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Thu, May 24
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Family Literacy Workshop
Parents and caregivers, come learn about fun, easy ways to encourage literacy at home! Through these workshops you will learn how to develop your child's pre-literacy skills to help prepare them to become successful readers at an early age! Refreshments will be provided.
Muhlenberg LibraryAdults,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Parents/Caregivers,
Children
Thu, May 24
@ 2 p.m.
Thursday Afternoon Film Matinee
I, TONYA Synopsis: Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the activity is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes. Director: Craig Gillespie Starring: Margot Robbie, Sebastian Stan, Allison Janney, Paul Walter Hauser, Julianne Nicholson Rated R | 119 min | NEON Rated | 2017 *Films are subject to last minute change or cancellation. Open captioning upon request. *Doors open at 1:45 PM and close at 2:30…
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults
Fri, May 25
@ 3 p.m.
Teens
Tech Time
Already used your 45 minutes on the computer? Forgot your library card? Enjoy unlimited laptop time during Friday teen programs. Use your extra computer time to finish that group project, play Minecraft, or to watch your favorite YouTube personality over and over and over. For ages 13-18. Registration not required.
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, May 28
@ 10:15 a.m.
Canceled
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Tales (walking to age 3)
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, finger plays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. For walking children up to age 3; limited to 30 caregivers with child. Late entry to this storytime is not permitted.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, May 28
@ 11:15 a.m.
Canceled
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Tales (walking to age 3)
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, finger plays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. For walking children up to age 3; limited to 30 caregivers with child. Late entry to this storytime is not permitted.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, May 28
@ 12:15 p.m.
Canceled
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime: Toddler Tales (walking to age 3)
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, finger plays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. For walking children up to age 3; limited to 30 caregivers with child. Late entry to this storytime is not permitted.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, May 28
@ 4 p.m.
Canceled
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime: Read, Make, & Take (ages 3-5)
Pre-schoolers and their caregivers can enjoy classic fairy tales, folk tales, and new picture books. Each session ends with a craft. For ages 3-5; limited to 25 children.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, May 29
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Sensory Storytime
An inclusive, 4-session program that combines the best practices from special education and traditional storytime to create an interactive, engaging program for children of all abilities! Late entry to this storytime is not permitted.
Muhlenberg LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, May 29
@ 3 p.m.
Teens
Game On!
Take your turn on the Library’s PS4 Pro every Tuesday in the Teen Space. Don’t feel like playing, but love to watch? Gamers will be playing new and experimental PS4 games to expand our repertoire beyond popular favorites.
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, May 30
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime: Baby Lapsit (ages 0-18 months)
Infants and their caregivers will hear stories and learn stories and rhymes while sitting on the floor together. For babies, birth to 18 months old; limited to 30 caregivers with child. Please, only infants and their caregivers and families! Different story times are available for older, more active children. Late entry to this storytime is not permitted
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Wed, May 30
@ 11:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime: Baby Lapsit (ages 0-18 months)
Infants and their caregivers will hear stories and learn stories and rhymes while sitting on the floor together. For babies, birth to 18 months old; limited to 30 caregivers with child. Please, only infants and their caregivers and families! Different story times are available for older, more active children. Late entry to this storytime is not permitted
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Wed, May 30
@ 3 p.m.
Writing Wednesdays
... and on Wednesdays, we write! Join us for a weekly writers' workshop. Tell your story using this week's prompt, and share your work with other teens. Your fellow writers will give constructive feedback in a safe, supportive environment. For ages 13-18. No registration required.
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, May 30
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Family Storytime (all ages)
The librarian will share favorite, new, and seasonal stories. Coloring pages and crayons will be on hand to share after the reading. This storytime is held on the second floor storytime rug.
Muhlenberg LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Thu, May 31
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Baby Storytime: Tummy Time (non-crawling infants)
Infants and their caregivers will get down on their tummies and do simple finger plays, and songs. There will be time to interact with other infants, read together, and learn an easy to remember developmental tip. For young infants (pre-walkers); limited to 30 caregivers with child. Please, only pre-walkers and their caregivers and families! Different story times are available for older, more active children. Late entry to this storytime is not permitted.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Thu, May 31
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Toddler and Preschool Storytime: Play, Move, and Sing (ages 1-5)
We (grown-ups and children) will move our bodies to the beat and use instruments to make rhythms . We will also learn some simple story songs and rhymes. For ages 1-5 years ; limited to 30 caregivers with child. Late entry to this storytime is not permitted.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thu, May 31
@ 2 p.m.
Thursday Afternoon Film Matinee
DARKEST HOUR Synopsis: In May 1940, the fate of Western Europe hangs on British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Adolf Hitler, or fight on knowing that it could mean a humiliating defeat for Britain and its empire. Director: Joe Wright Starring: Gary Oldman, Kristin Scott Thomas, Lily James, Stephen Dillane, Ronald Pickup Rated PG-13 | 125 min | Focus Features | 2017 *Films are subject to last minute change or cancellation. Open captioning upon req…
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults
Fri, June 1
@ 12 noon
Art For A Lifetime
Arts for a Lifetime: Quilting Arts at Muhlenberg
The New York Public Library is offering a unique opportunity for those 50 and older. The program series is called Art For a Lifetime. Art For a Lifetime consists of eight sessions, each session will last for two hours. Each program series will end with a culminating celebration. In-Person registration is required. Limit 12 students. Quilting is a traditional folk art that has evolved into much more in the last several decades. Learn basic hand-sewing and machine technique, quilt design an…
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, June 2
@ 10:30 a.m.
Knit + Club
Bring a project, an idea or a desire to learn. We will teach you! For all skill levels. If you have them, please bring knitting needles, size 9-10.5.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, June 2
@ 2 p.m.
OPEN MIC
The National Writers Union welcome all to share their poetry, short stories, and songs in an OPEN MIC -setting. Poets who are members of the union will also participate by reading from their works.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults
Wed, June 6
@ 2:30 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
MS PowerPoint 2010 for Beginners
Learn how to create a slideshow presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. Topics include creating and editing slides, inserting images and clipart, and running your slideshow.
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomAdults
Thu, June 7
@ 5:30 p.m.
Chelsea Talks Book Discussion: Into The Water by Paula Hawkins
From Paula Hawkins, author of the #1 New York Times bestseller and global phenomenon The Girl on the Train, comes an addictive new novel of psychological suspense about the slipperiness of truth and one family drowning in secrets.
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Fri, June 8
@ 12 noon
Art For A Lifetime
Arts for a Lifetime: Quilting Arts at Muhlenberg
The New York Public Library is offering a unique opportunity for those 50 and older. The program series is called Art For a Lifetime. Art For a Lifetime consists of eight sessions, each session will last for two hours. Each program series will end with a culminating celebration. In-Person registration is required. Limit 12 students. Quilting is a traditional folk art that has evolved into much more in the last several decades. Learn basic hand-sewing and machine technique, quilt design an…
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, June 9
@ 10:30 a.m.
Knit + Club
Bring a project, an idea or a desire to learn. We will teach you! For all skill levels. If you have them, please bring knitting needles, size 9-10.5.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Sat, June 9
@ 2:45 p.m.
LGBT Philosophy Forum
For over 15 years the Forum has provided the LGBT community and its friends an open opportunity to gather and informally discuss important works of philosophy. We meet monthly on the second Saturday, from 2:45 to 4:45 p.m. The texts to be discussed (up to 50 pages) or links to the texts can be found on our website. All are welcome. We hope you will join us.
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomAdults
Tue, June 12
@ 3:30 p.m.
How Mindfulness can Positively Impact My Art
Students will undergo a series of four Mindfulness Techniques that they will do before they start on a 4 step Music Project based on the concept of "Expression". The 4 steps will go as follows: Creating music by observing Movement, Creating Music by observing Visual Art, Creating Music by observing Creative Writing, Creating Music as a self-portrait of expression. Students will walk away from this experience with strategies for achieving well being in their daily lives and new approaches to find…
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, June 13
@ 2:30 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Advanced MS PowerPoint 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Powerpoint 2010. Topics include automating your slideshows, using transitions, adding a soundtrack, and much more.
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomAdults
Wed, June 13
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading Kick Off: Rhythm and Sound
Jon Berger shares wisdom from his 35-year-career as a percussionist on Broadway and in the recording studio. Participants will experience hands-on how percussion sound effects are used in the theater, TV, and movies to tell stories, enhance stage action, and excite dance. All instruments are provided. Best for ages 3 and older. Presented by Urban Stages
Muhlenberg LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, June 15
@ 12 noon
Art For A Lifetime
Arts for a Lifetime: Quilting Arts at Muhlenberg
The New York Public Library is offering a unique opportunity for those 50 and older. The program series is called Art For a Lifetime. Art For a Lifetime consists of eight sessions, each session will last for two hours. Each program series will end with a culminating celebration. In-Person registration is required. Limit 12 students. Quilting is a traditional folk art that has evolved into much more in the last several decades. Learn basic hand-sewing and machine technique, quilt design an…
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
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