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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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Hall Rental ~

You can rent the library's space!  Planning a birthday party, a graduation party, a holiday party, a meeting, family reunion,....?

We have a great space for it.

 

Library Events

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.

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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.

 

PLEASE NOTE: IF PERKIOMEN VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT HAS A WEATHER DELAY OR CANCELLATION, PERKIOMEN VALLEY LIBRARY WILL CANCEL ANY MORNING PROGRAMS.

SCHOOL CLOSINGS AND DELAYS DO NOT MEAN THE LIBRARY IS CLOSED.

PLEASE CALL THE LIBRARY TO CONFIRM HOURS.

THE OUTGOING MESSAGE WILL BE UPDATED WITH ANY SCHEDULE CHANGES.

 

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 yoga.vaayu@gmail.com.

 

Baby Storytime

           Tuesdays, Jan 23, Feb 6 & 20, Mar 6 & 20, Apr 3 & 17 at 9:30 am

           Ages 6-24 mos with Adult.    Enjoy stories and songs introducing early literacy skills

           Held upstairs in the children's area of the library.

           Registration requested. Call 610-287-8360.

 

Movie Day!

            Tuesday, January 23 at 2:00 pm

            PVSD has a 1/2 day!  Come to the library for a FREE movie with popcorn and juice.  Bring a friend and enjoy. See My Little Pony: the move!!! (rated PG, 104 mins)

            No advanced registration required

 

Preschool Storytime

           Thursdays, January 25-May 31, 2018 at 10:00 am
           Ages 2-5 with adult. Enjoy stories with songs introducing early literacy skills.

           Registration requested.  Call 610-287-8360.

 

Writers Assemble

          Thursday, January 25 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

 

 

RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE

 

          Tuesday, January 30, 2-7 pm

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

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

 

Builder's Club

          Thursday, February 1, 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.

 

Knitters!

           Thursday, February 1 at 6:30 pm

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

 

Olympic Kick-Off Party

           Thursday, February 8, 6:00-8:00 pm

           Get ready for the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Olympics! Learn about the Olympics, the sports and the athletes!  Enjoy come Olympic themed crafts and games!

          No advanced registration required

 

Candy Bar Bingo

           Saturday, February 10 at 10:30 am

           All ages!  Bring a full size candy bar.  Candy bars will become the prizes.  Play bingo to win a candy bar or two!  Chocolate snacks will be available.  Sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Collegeville Area.

          No advanced registration required

 

Tail Waggin' Tales

           Tuesday, February 13, 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

 

Read, Think, Chat Book Discussion

             Tuesday, February 20 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 February is I am Malala by Malala Yousafzai.  Copies of the book will be available the library

 

Less Stress with Essential Oils - A DIY workshop

           Tuesday, February 20 @ 6:30 pm

           Learn the foundational essential oils and practices for naturally supporting women's health, including stress, sleep, hormone production, and hormonal balance throughout the month and during all stages of life.  You will make and take a custom essential oil blend made with the powerhouse oils for women's health and reducing stress in our modern world.  Presented by Megan Koppel.  Cost: $5 materials fee payable at workshop.

           Registration requested.  Call 610-287-8360.

 

Writers Assemble

          Thursday, February 22 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

 

Builder's Club

          Thursday, March 1, 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.

 

Knitters!

           Thursday, March 1 at 6:30 pm

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

 

Happy Birthday Dr Seuss!

           Saturday, March 3 at 10:30 am

           Share stories, activities & snacks!  Meet the Cat in the Hat! (Bring your camera!)

          No advanced registration required.

 

Tail Waggin' Tales

           Tuesday, March 13, 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

 

Read, Think, Chat Book Discussion

             Tuesday, March 20 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 March is Goldfinch by Donna Tartt.  Copies of the book will be available the library.

 

Master Gardeners series

Wednesdays at 6:30 pm

            March 21 - Mosaic Pots with Sharon Gross

            March 28 - Spring Garden Prep with Rebecca Boylan

            April 18 - Companion Planting Vegetables with Sue Doblmaier

            April 25 - Top 10 Things A Home Gardener Can Do to Save the Planet with Karrie Hontz

            Registration requested for each program.  Call 610-287-8360.

 

Writers Assemble

          Thursday, March 29 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.

 

 

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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.