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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:


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Pictures from library programs       ALSO, see the library's FACEBOOK page for library program pictures.

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.




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.



Call 610-287-8360 for updates on programs.



Community Yoga

           Mondays at 7:30 pm (ongoing)

           Teens and adults. $5 per class.  (50% of class fee benefits the Perkiomen Valley Library)  Join Adjoa Amoah-Aggrey, RYT, for all levels of yoga.  Bring a mat and wear comfortable clothing.  Beginners welcome! 

            Email questions to


BYOT: Minecraft Night

          Tuesday, November 21, 6:00 pm

          Bring Your On Tablet! (or laptop)  Also, bring your Minecraft account information, your library card and PIN. (needed to access wifi)  Play Minecraft, have snacks, and show off your creations. 

          Registration requested.  Call 610-287-8360.


Read, Think, Chat Book Discussion

             Tuesday, November 21 at 6:30 pm

             Join a lively books discussion at the library meeting on the 3rd Tuesday of each month.  The title to be discussed in November is The Book Thief by Markus Zusak.  Copies of the book will be available the library.


2017 Quilt Raffle


            Tickets available at the checkout desk.

            $1 for 1 ticket OR $5 for 6 tickets

               Prize drawing Friday, November 24



           Tuesday, November 28, all day

           #GivingTuesday is a day of giving for everyone, everywhere - just as libraries are for everyone, everywhere!  On November 28th please support your community and support your library by donating to help MC-NPL GROW its E-book collection!   (This donation benefits patrons of the Main Library in Norristown (MC-NPL), Conshohocken Library, Royersford Library, Upper Perkiomen Valley Library, Perkiomen Valley and the bookmobiles.)


Writers Assemble

          Thursday, November 30 at 4:30 pm

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

          No advanced registration required




          Thursday, November 30, 2-7 pm

          Make an appointment online at  The Blood Drive will be held in the auditorium.  Please use Church Street entrance.

          Walk-ins welcomed, however, appointments are highly recommended.


Cookies with Santa!

          Saturday, December 2, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

          Enjoy cookies and crafts with Santa!  FREE!!  Don't forget your camera!

          Registration requested.  Call 610-287-8360.


Builder's Club

          Thursday, December 7, 5:30-7:00 pm

          Drop-in with your friends and discover a variety of ways to build!  Discover new, fun ways to build each month.

          No advanced registration required.



           Thursday, December 7 at 6:30 pm

           Bring your needles and yarn, share your projects, learn a new stitch, and make new friends. Beginners welcome.


Tail Waggin' Tales

           Tuesday, December 12, 6-8 pm

           All ages welcome!  Practice your read-aloud skills with a certified pet therapy dog!  Drop-in each month to read to one of our tail wagging friends!

            No advanced registration required


Cupcake Decorating

            Wednesday, December 13 at 6:30 pm

            Learn how to make amazing decorations on delicious cupcakes with Harriet Gilbert.  Perfect whether you are making dessert for friends, family, or just for yourself!  Space limited. 

            Registration required.  Call 610-287-8360.


Star Wars The Fun Strikes Back

            Thursday, December 14, 6-8 pm

            All ages!  Make Star Wars crafts, test your knowledge with trivia, and enjoy Stars Wars Rebels movie.  A great way to get ready for the new Star Wars movie: The Last Jedi!

            No advanced registration required


Movie Night!

            Tuesday, December 19 at 6:00 pm

            Watch you favorite Legos "go ninja!"  FREE popcorn and juice.  Bring a friend and enjoy.

            No advanced registration required


Read, Think, Chat Book Discussion

             Tuesday, December 19 at 6:30 pm

             Join a lively books discussion at the library meeting on the 3rd Tuesday of each month.  The title to be discussed in December is The Marriage of Opposites by Alice Hoffman.  Copies of the book will be available the library.


American Girl Tea Party

            Wednesday, December 27 at 2:00 pm

            Grab a fancy outfit for you and your American Girl doll, and come to the library for a fun tea party.  Enjoy tea, snacks, crafts, and meeting other kids who like America Girl dolls.

            Registration requested.  Call 610-287-8360.


Train Day!

            Thursday, December 28, 12:30-3:30 pm

            See Calvin Hall's train display, enjoy train stories, crafts and more!  Storytimes at 1 pm & 3 pm.

            No advanced registration required


New Year Party

             Friday, December 29, 12:00-2:00 pm

             The New Year will start early at the library!  Enjoy stories, crafts and making lots of noise!  Co-sponsored by the MOMs Club of Schwenksville.

                     Registration requested.  Call 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.