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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 11 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
Today
@ 1 p.m.
Gotham Pulp Collectors Club
If you collect, read, or are just interested in classic Pulp magazines and you live in or near NYC, you want to know about the Gotham Pulp Collectors Club. We are pulp readers and collectors who meet once a month to talk about our favorite subject: popular fiction magazines from the first half of the 20th century. We discuss what we've been reading along with new developments in the fields of reprints, movies, TV, auctions, conventions, "New Pulp" fiction, and more. Attendance is always free!
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
Book Lovers
Mon, August 21
@ 10:15 a.m.
Canceled
Early Literacy
Toddler Tales (walking to age 3)
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger-plays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. Late entry to storytimes on the third floor are not permitted. For walking children up to age 3 ; limited to 30.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, August 21
@ 11 a.m.
Summer Reading Final Party
Celebrate meeting your summer reading goals with snacks and prizes! Bring your Summer Reading log for an extra chance to win prizes!
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Families,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, August 21
@ 11:15 a.m.
Canceled
Early Literacy
Toddler Tales (walking to age 3)
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger-plays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. Late entry to storytimes on the third floor are not permitted. For walking children up to age 3 ; limited to 30.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, August 21
@ 12:15 p.m.
Canceled
Early Literacy
Toddler Tales (walking to age 3)
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger-plays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. Late entry to storytimes on the third floor are not permitted. For walking children up to age 3 ; limited to 30.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, August 21
@ 1 p.m.
Teens
Teen Space
Need to beat the heat? Taking classes this summer? Come hang out in the Teen Space on the third floor on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 1 - 2:30 PM. Come play video games, board games, do your homework, check out a laptop, or draw your next masterpiece on the library’s full-wall chalkboard.
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Mon, August 21
@ 3:30 p.m.
Summer Reading
Bilingual Concert
Summer Reading Celebration! Flor Bromley will play some of her favorite tunes in English and Spanish. Flor will create an interactive experience for children and families of all ages that will end in a big FIESTA. A perfect kick-off show for the season. Songs include “Crazy for Books/Amo los Libros” a song that encourages kids to read.
Muhlenberg LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, August 22
@ 12 noon
Crafty-Noons for Adults @ Muhlenberg
Join us for a relaxing afternoon of crafting. Knit or color, the choice is yours. Crafting can help you de-stress, by focusing on a particular activity. Coloring sheets, pencils, yarn and needles are provided, or you can bring your own supplies. Tea will be served and soft music played to put your mind at ease. Held in the Third Floor Community Room
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 22
@ 1 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, August 23
@ 1 p.m.
Teens
Teen Space
Need to beat the heat? Taking classes this summer? Come hang out in the Teen Space on the third floor on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 1 - 2:30 PM. Come play video games, board games, do your homework, check out a laptop, or draw your next masterpiece on the library’s full-wall chalkboard.
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, August 23
@ 2:30 p.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Twitter Basics
Do you tweet? Learn how to join the conversation by sharing photos, videos, and short messages with other users around the world.
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomAdults
Wed, August 23
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Family Fun Time (all ages)
Join us for these fun family programs! August 2: storytime August 9:coloring August 16: board games August 23: craft time August 30: storytime
Muhlenberg LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Thu, August 24
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
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 Room
MDC - Chinatown
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Thu, August 24
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
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, August 24
@ 2 p.m.
Thursday Afternoon Film Matinee
THE SPACE BETWEEN US Synopsis: The first human born on Mars travels to Earth for the first time, experiencing the wonders of the planet through fresh eyes. He embarks on an adventure with a street smart girl to discover how he came to be. Director: Peter Chelsom Starring: Gary Oldman, Asa Butterfield, Carla Gugino, Britt Robertson, B.D. Wong Rated PG-13 | 121 min | STX Entertainment | 2017 UPCOMING FILM: -August 31: Split **Please Note: Films are subject to last minute change or cancellat…
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults
Thu, August 24
@ 5:30 p.m.
Muhlenberg Summer Book Club: Rise of the Rocket Girls
Rise of the Rocket Girls by Nathalia Holt Join us on Thursday, August 24 at 5:30 PM as we discuss the book Rise of the Rocket Girls by Nathalia Holt.
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Fri, August 25
@ 1 p.m.
Teens
Teen Space
Need to beat the heat? Taking classes this summer? Come hang out in the Teen Space on the third floor on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 1 - 2:30 PM. Come play video games, board games, do your homework, check out a laptop, or draw your next masterpiece on the library’s full-wall chalkboard.
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Sat, August 26
@ 11 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
Mon, August 28
@ 10:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Tales (walking to age 3)
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger-plays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. Late entry to storytimes on the third floor are not permitted. For walking children up to age 3 ; limited to 30.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, August 28
@ 11:15 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Tales (walking to age 3)
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger-plays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. Late entry to storytimes on the third floor are not permitted. For walking children up to age 3 ; limited to 30.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, August 28
@ 12:15 p.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Tales (walking to age 3)
Toddlers and their caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger-plays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. Late entry to storytimes on the third floor are not permitted. For walking children up to age 3 ; limited to 30.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
Mon, August 28
@ 1 p.m.
Teens
Teen Space
Need to beat the heat? Taking classes this summer? Come hang out in the Teen Space on the third floor on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 1 - 2:30 PM. Come play video games, board games, do your homework, check out a laptop, or draw your next masterpiece on the library’s full-wall chalkboard.
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, August 29
@ 12 noon
Crafty-Noons for Adults @ Muhlenberg
Join us for a relaxing afternoon of crafting. Knit or color, the choice is yours. Crafting can help you de-stress, by focusing on a particular activity. Coloring sheets, pencils, yarn and needles are provided, or you can bring your own supplies. Tea will be served and soft music played to put your mind at ease. Held in the Third Floor Community Room
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tue, August 29
@ 1 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, August 30
@ 1 p.m.
Teens
Teen Space
Need to beat the heat? Taking classes this summer? Come hang out in the Teen Space on the third floor on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 1 - 2:30 PM. Come play video games, board games, do your homework, check out a laptop, or draw your next masterpiece on the library’s full-wall chalkboard.
Muhlenberg LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wed, August 30
@ 2:30 p.m.
Internet and Email (All Levels)
Blogging for Beginners
Blogging is a great way to share your thoughts with the world. See examples of blogs, learn how to blog, and even create your own for free with WordPress or other popular blogging platforms.
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomAdults
Wed, August 30
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Family Fun Time (all ages)
Join us for these fun family programs! August 2: storytime August 9:coloring August 16: board games August 23: craft time August 30: storytime
Muhlenberg LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Thu, August 31
@ 10:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
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 Room
MDC - Chinatown
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
Thu, August 31
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
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, August 31
@ 2 p.m.
Thursday Afternoon Film Matinee
SPLIT Synopsis: Three girls are kidnapped by a man with a diagnosed 23 distinct personalities. They must try to escape before the apparent emergence of a frightful new 24th. Director: M. Night Shyamalan Starring: James McAvoy, Anya Taylor-Joy, Betty Buckley, Haley Lu Richardson, Jessica Sula Rated PG-13 | 117 min | Universal Pictures | 2017 **Please Note: Films are subject to last minute change or cancellation. Open captioning upon request.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults
Tue, September 5
@ 12 noon
Crafty-Noons for Adults @ Muhlenberg
Join us for a relaxing afternoon of crafting. Knit or color, the choice is yours. Crafting can help you de-stress, by focusing on a particular activity. Coloring sheets, pencils, yarn and needles are provided, or you can bring your own supplies. Tea will be served and soft music played to put your mind at ease. Held in the Third Floor Community Room
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, September 6
@ 2:30 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Excel Genius Class 1: Logic Functions
Excel Genius is a new set of classes aimed at students who have taken the Beginner and Intermediate Excel courses, or who have good fundamental knowledge of Excel, and who would like to gain a deeper understanding of the world’s most popular spreadsheet application. Each class will cover a topic in depth and then give students exercises that apply that knowledge to real world situations. While we recommend that students take the classes in order, there are no attendance requirements, and st…
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomAdults
Thu, September 7
@ 5:30 p.m.
Muhlenberg Book Club
Join us as we discuss The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead. Summary: After Cora, a slave in pre-Civil War Georgia, escapes with another slave, Caesar, they seek the help of the Underground Railroad as they flee from state to state and try to evade a slave catcher, Ridgeway, who is determined to return them to the South. UPCOMING BOOK CLUB TITLES & DATES: -October 5: The Return: Fathers, Sons and the Land in Between by Hisham Matar -November 2: The Plot Against America by Philip R…
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Sat, September 9
@ 11 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, September 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, September 12
@ 12 noon
Crafty-Noons for Adults @ Muhlenberg
Join us for a relaxing afternoon of crafting. Knit or color, the choice is yours. Crafting can help you de-stress, by focusing on a particular activity. Coloring sheets, pencils, yarn and needles are provided, or you can bring your own supplies. Tea will be served and soft music played to put your mind at ease. Held in the Third Floor Community Room
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, September 13
@ 2:30 p.m.
Microsoft Office 2010
Excel Genius Class 2: Conditional Stat Functions
Excel Genius is a new set of classes aimed at students who have taken the Beginner and Intermediate Excel courses, or who have good fundamental knowledge of Excel, and who would like to gain a deeper understanding of the world’s most popular spreadsheet application. Each class will cover a topic in depth and then give students exercises that apply that knowledge to real world situations. While we recommend that students take the classes in order, there are no attendance requirements, and stude…
Muhlenberg Library, Conference RoomAdults
Sat, September 16
@ 11 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
Tue, September 19
@ 12 noon
Crafty-Noons for Adults @ Muhlenberg
Join us for a relaxing afternoon of crafting. Knit or color, the choice is yours. Crafting can help you de-stress, by focusing on a particular activity. Coloring sheets, pencils, yarn and needles are provided, or you can bring your own supplies. Tea will be served and soft music played to put your mind at ease. Held in the Third Floor Community Room
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults,
50+,
Adults
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