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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 with seating for up to 100!

 

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.

 

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.

 

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, April 26 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.

 

Spring Book Sale

         

          Saturday, April 28

          Book Sale  ~ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm (light refreshments available for purchase)

          Early Bird Sale  ~ 8;00-10:00 am with $5 donation (admission includes light refreshments)

          Gently used books for adults, teens and children!  Refreshments will be available for purchase.

 

MOM's Club of Schwenksville  ~ Meet and Greet

             Wednesday, May 2, 9:30-11:30 am

             Held monthly on the first Wednesday of the month in the library's lower level community room.

             For more info:  momsclubofschwenksvillepa@yahoo.com

 

Builder's Club

          Thursday, May 3, 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, May 3 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, May 8, 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

 

Stuffed Animal Sleepover

           Wednesday, May 9 at 6:30 pm

           Ages 3 and up with adult

           Come with your stuffed friend for stories, including My Cousin MOMO by Zachariah O'Hara, and a craft.  When you go home your stuffed friend will stay for a sleepover at the library!  Come back Thursday., May 10 from 12-8 to pick up your friend and see pictures of all the overnight fun!

           Registration requested.  Call 610-287-8360.

 

Laughter Yoga Club

           Thursday, May 10, 7:00-8:00 pm

           Join Laughter Yoga leader, Chris Filippini on the second Thursday of each month for a fun evening of exercise.  Laughter Yoga combines laughter exercises with deep yogic breathing to gain the health benefits of laughing with out have to rely on humor.  Please bring a bottle of water and a willingness to laugh on purpose. No mats needed. No fee required, donations to the library accepted.  Call 610-287-8360.

 

Science in the Summer - Science of Space

          ONLINE REGISTRATION begins Tuesday, May 15 at 12:00 pm (noon)

          Science in the Summer is sponsored by GlaxoSmithKline.  It is FREE hands-on science.

          Monday, July 3 and Tuesday, July 4 (participants MUST attend both days)

          Fall Grades 2-3: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

          Fall Grades 4, 5, & 6: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

          REQUIRED ONLINE REGISTRATION begins at 12 pm (noon) on Tues., May 15 at www.scienceinthesummer.com (a valid email address is required for online registration)          

 

Read, Think, Chat Book Discussion

             Tuesday, May 15 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 is Lady Almina the Real Downton Abbey by Countess Fiona Carnarvon.  Copies of the book will be available the library.

 

Spotted Lanternfly

            Tuesday, May 22 at 6:30 pm

             Spotted Lanternfly information presented by Sally Sue Richmond from Penn State Extension. What is the big deal? Why is my area under quarantine and what does quarantine mean? What can I do to reduce the invasive Spotted Lanternfly population?
             No advanced registration required.

 

Star Wars Solo Party

            Wednesday, May 23, 6-8 pm

            Perfect for all ages!  Mark Star Wars crafts, test your knowledge with trivia, and enjoy a Lego Stars Wars movie.  A great way to get ready for the new Star Wars movie: Solo!

invasive Spotted Lanternfly population?
             No advanced registration required.

 

Red Cross Blood Drive

             Friday, May 25, 2:00-7:00 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.

 

Writers Assemble

          Thursday, May 31 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.

 

MOM's Club of Schwenksville  ~ Meet and Greet

             Wednesday, June 6, 9:30-11:30 am

             Held monthly on the first Wednesday of the month in the library's lower level community room.

             For more info:  momsclubofschwenksvillepa@yahoo.com

 

Knitters!

           Thursday, June 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, June 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

 

Laughter Yoga Club

           Thursday, June 14, 7:00-8:00 pm

           Join Laughter Yoga leader, Chris Filippini on the second Thursday of each month for a fun evening of exercise.  Laughter Yoga combines laughter exercises with deep yogic breathing to gain the health benefits of laughing with out have to rely on humor.  Please bring a bottle of water and a willingness to laugh on purpose. No mats needed. No fee required, donations to the library accepted.  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.