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FULL – Dungeons & Dragons: Gold Team

StoryLab (Children's Library)

D&D Gold Team is now FULL. Please visit D&D Silver Team. Registration for Silver Team begins on Monday 1/23. Date: Mondays 2/6, 3/6, 4/10, & 5/8 Time: 5-7:30p Age Group: Grades 6-8 Location: StoryLab Description: Beware all who enter, there be dragons here (and dungeons!) Become a part of your

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Preschool Storytime

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Dates: Tuesdays 2/7-4/25 Time: 10:30a-11:30a Age Group: Ages 3-5 Program Location: StoryLab (Children's Library) Description:  Join Miss Jenn and friends for a storytime focused on pre-reading skills and a love of books. We will read stories together, say rhymes, sing songs, dance, be mindful, and practice our fine motor skills. Storytime will

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Books N’ Crafts

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Dates: Tuesdays, 2/7 - 2/28 Time: 4:30-5:15p Age Group: Grades K-2 Program Location: StoryLab Description: At Books N' Crafts, children will come weekly to practice their emerging reading skills in a fun, engaging way with enthusiastic teen volunteers. They can read aloud with a teen volunteer, a stuffed animal or a toy

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Not-Your-Typical Book Club

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Date: Tuesdays 1/3, 2/7, 3/7, 4/4, 5/2 Time: 6:30-7:15p Age Group: Ages 9-12 Location: StoryLab Description: Love to read? Join us for a Not-Your-Typical-Book-Club just for kids ages 9-12! We will read both chapter books and graphic novels. Then we want to know YOUR opinion! There are no right or

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Toddler Storytime

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Dates: Thursdays, 2/9-4/27 *There is no storytime on 4/6 Time: 10:30a-11a Age Group: Ages 18 months - 3 years Program Location: StoryLab (Children's Library) Description:  Dance and wiggle with Miss Jenn as we practice our pre-reading skills in storytime. Storytime will be inside our StoryLab and all COVID protocals will apply.  Instructor: Jennifer

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Going Green at the Library- Full

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Dates: Thursdays 2/9, 3/9, 4/13, & 5/11 Time: 5:30-6:30p Age Group: Grades K-3 Program Location: StoryLab (Children's Library) Description:  Put your green thumb to good use and help us go green at the library. We’ll plant seeds, witness plant growth, make colorful crafts, and explore cool environmental themes. Let's grow

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Mother Goose Time for Babies

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Dates: Fridays 2/10-3/3, 3/17-3/24, & 4/14-4/28 *There are no storytimes on 3/10, 3/31, & 4/7 Time: 10-10:40a Age Group: Ages 3 months to 18 months Program Location: StoryLab (Children's Library) Description:  Join Miss Jenn for this special infant and toddler focused Mother Goose on the Loose program. This fun-filled thirty to forty

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Mother Goose Time- Full

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Date: Fridays 2/10-3/3, 3/17-3/24, & 4/14-4/28 *There are no storytimes on 3/10, 3/31, & 4/7 Time: 11-11:40a Age Group: Ages 1-3 years Program Location: StoryLab (Children's Library) Description: Join Miss Jenn for the award winning Mother Goose on the Loose program designed for children from birth to age three and their caregivers. This

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Wee Build

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Dates: Saturdays 2/11 & 3/18 Time: 10-11a Age Group: Ages 18 months to 5 years Program Location: StoryLab (Children's Library) Description:  Build a tower, a bridge, or whatever you can imagine. Join us for a free play session with some of our block sets and other toys, seperate from our

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Young Librarians

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Date: Mondays 1/9, 2/13, 3/13, 4/17. 5/15 Time: 4-4:45p Age Group: Grades K-2 Location: StoryLab Description: Love books? Love being silly? How about both? This is the group for you to join. Assist Miss Jenn and the Children's Library staff in decision making and making our library the coolest. We'll

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Preschool Storytime

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Dates: Tuesdays 2/7-4/25 Time: 10:30a-11:30a Age Group: Ages 3-5 Program Location: StoryLab (Children's Library) Description:  Join Miss Jenn and friends for a storytime focused on pre-reading skills and a love of books. We will read stories together, say rhymes, sing songs, dance, be mindful, and practice our fine motor skills. Storytime will

FULL- Slime Time – Grades K-2

STEAM Lab

Dates: Tuesday 2/14 Time: 4:30-5p Age Group: Grades K-2 Click here for Grades 3-5 Click here for Grades 6-8 Program Location: STEAM Lab Description:  Welcome to the Slime Factory! Each month, we'll make a new and different slime while reading slime stories and discussing how slime works! All Covid protocols will

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Books N’ Crafts

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Dates: Tuesdays, 2/7 - 2/28 Time: 4:30-5:15p Age Group: Grades K-2 Program Location: StoryLab Description: At Books N' Crafts, children will come weekly to practice their emerging reading skills in a fun, engaging way with enthusiastic teen volunteers. They can read aloud with a teen volunteer, a stuffed animal or a toy

FULL- Slime Time – Grades 3-5

STEAM Lab

Dates: Wednesday 2/15 Time: 4:30-5p Age Group: Grades 3-5 Click here for Grades K-2 Click here for Grades 6-8 Program Location: STEAM Lab Description:  Welcome to the Slime Factory! Each month, we'll make a new and different slime while reading slime stories and discussing how slime works! All Covid protocols will

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Toddler Storytime

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Dates: Thursdays, 2/9-4/27 *There is no storytime on 4/6 Time: 10:30a-11a Age Group: Ages 18 months - 3 years Program Location: StoryLab (Children's Library) Description:  Dance and wiggle with Miss Jenn as we practice our pre-reading skills in storytime. Storytime will be inside our StoryLab and all COVID protocals will apply.  Instructor: Jennifer

Slime Time – Grades 6-8

STEAM Lab

Dates: Thursday 2/16 Time: 4:30-5p Age Group: Grades 6-8 Click here for Grades K-2 Click here for Grades 3-5 Program Location: STEAM Lab Description:  Welcome to the Slime Factory! Each month, we'll make a new and different slime while reading slime stories and discussing how slime works! All Covid protocols will

UD Celebrate! Black History Event

Sandy Run Middle School 520 Twining RoadDresher,

Date: Thursday 2/16 *Snow Date - 2/23* Time: 6-8:30p Age Group: Families Program Locations: Sandy Run Middle School Description:  Better Together! Join us at the Sandy Run Middle School for fellowship, food, and fun! With storytelling from an African Griot & dance performances by The Quinn Center! Check-in on arrival

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Mother Goose Time for Babies

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Dates: Fridays 2/10-3/3, 3/17-3/24, & 4/14-4/28 *There are no storytimes on 3/10, 3/31, & 4/7 Time: 10-10:40a Age Group: Ages 3 months to 18 months Program Location: StoryLab (Children's Library) Description:  Join Miss Jenn for this special infant and toddler focused Mother Goose on the Loose program. This fun-filled thirty to forty

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Mother Goose Time- Full

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Date: Fridays 2/10-3/3, 3/17-3/24, & 4/14-4/28 *There are no storytimes on 3/10, 3/31, & 4/7 Time: 11-11:40a Age Group: Ages 1-3 years Program Location: StoryLab (Children's Library) Description: Join Miss Jenn for the award winning Mother Goose on the Loose program designed for children from birth to age three and their caregivers. This

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Origami & Art Hour

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Dates: Saturdays 2/18, 3/18, 4/15, & 5/20 Time: 1-2:30p Age Group: Grades K-5 Program Location: StoryLab (Children's Library) Description:  Drop in for some Origami and Art fun. We provide the supplies and you provide the creativity. All COVID protocols will apply. Instructor: Shannon Collins No Registration Required.

K-2 Reading Challenge Read-A-Thon

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Date: Monday 2/20 Time: 2-4p Age Group: Grades K-2 Program Location: StoryLab (Children’s Library) Description:  We need your opinion! Read with us, to us, or by yourself and vote on the books you read. This is a drop-in program, read for 15 minutes or all 2 hours. Teachers and librarians are also welcome

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FULL- Dungeons & Dragons: Silver Team

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Date: Mondays 2/20, 3/20, 4/24, & 5/22 Time: 5-7:30p Age Group: Grades 6-8 Location: StoryLab Description: Beware all who enter, there be dragons here (and dungeons!) Become a part of your own adventure while playing Dungeons and Dragons with Miss Shannon! Snacks will be provided. All COVID protocols will apply.

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Preschool Storytime

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Dates: Tuesdays 2/7-4/25 Time: 10:30a-11:30a Age Group: Ages 3-5 Program Location: StoryLab (Children's Library) Description:  Join Miss Jenn and friends for a storytime focused on pre-reading skills and a love of books. We will read stories together, say rhymes, sing songs, dance, be mindful, and practice our fine motor skills. Storytime will

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Books N’ Crafts

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Dates: Tuesdays, 2/7 - 2/28 Time: 4:30-5:15p Age Group: Grades K-2 Program Location: StoryLab Description: At Books N' Crafts, children will come weekly to practice their emerging reading skills in a fun, engaging way with enthusiastic teen volunteers. They can read aloud with a teen volunteer, a stuffed animal or a toy

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LEGO Club

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Dates: Wednesdays 2/22, 3/8, & 5/3 Time: 4-5:30p Age Group: Grades PreK-6 Program Location: StoryLab (Children's Library) Description:  Spring into LEGO club! Each month will feature a theme that can inspire you to build. We will provide all the LEGOs, you bring the creativity. Each creation will be photographed, with creator's

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Stuffed Animal Sleepover – Drop Off

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Dates: Thursday 2/23 Time: Drop Off by 6p Age Group: Ages 4-8 Program Location: StoryLab (Children's Library) Description:  Have your favorite stuffed animal Join Miss Beth for a sleepover at the library! Your favorite stuffed animal will play with new friends, get into mischief, and come home with a letter detailing

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Toddler Storytime

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Dates: Thursdays, 2/9-4/27 *There is no storytime on 4/6 Time: 10:30a-11a Age Group: Ages 18 months - 3 years Program Location: StoryLab (Children's Library) Description:  Dance and wiggle with Miss Jenn as we practice our pre-reading skills in storytime. Storytime will be inside our StoryLab and all COVID protocals will apply.  Instructor: Jennifer

Stuffed Animal Sleepover – Pick Up

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Dates: Friday 2/24 Time: Pick Up After 10a Age Group: Ages 4-8 Program Location: StoryLab (Children's Library) Description:  Have your favorite stuffed animal Join Miss Beth for a sleepover at the library! Your favorite stuffed animal will play with new friends, get into mischief, and come home with a letter detailing

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Mother Goose Time for Babies

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Dates: Fridays 2/10-3/3, 3/17-3/24, & 4/14-4/28 *There are no storytimes on 3/10, 3/31, & 4/7 Time: 10-10:40a Age Group: Ages 3 months to 18 months Program Location: StoryLab (Children's Library) Description:  Join Miss Jenn for this special infant and toddler focused Mother Goose on the Loose program. This fun-filled thirty to forty

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Mother Goose Time- Full

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Date: Fridays 2/10-3/3, 3/17-3/24, & 4/14-4/28 *There are no storytimes on 3/10, 3/31, & 4/7 Time: 11-11:40a Age Group: Ages 1-3 years Program Location: StoryLab (Children's Library) Description: Join Miss Jenn for the award winning Mother Goose on the Loose program designed for children from birth to age three and their caregivers. This

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K-2 Winter Reading Challenge

Children's Library

UDPL's 2023 Winter Reading Challenge is being hosted online through Beanstack! Individual readers can sign up on their own and families can manage all family members through a single registration. Participants who registered for UDPL's Summer Reading Club through Beanstack will be able to use their same login information!   

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Preschool Storytime

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Dates: Tuesdays 2/7-4/25 Time: 10:30a-11:30a Age Group: Ages 3-5 Program Location: StoryLab (Children's Library) Description:  Join Miss Jenn and friends for a storytime focused on pre-reading skills and a love of books. We will read stories together, say rhymes, sing songs, dance, be mindful, and practice our fine motor skills. Storytime will

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Books N’ Crafts

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Dates: Tuesdays, 2/7 - 2/28 Time: 4:30-5:15p Age Group: Grades K-2 Program Location: StoryLab Description: At Books N' Crafts, children will come weekly to practice their emerging reading skills in a fun, engaging way with enthusiastic teen volunteers. They can read aloud with a teen volunteer, a stuffed animal or a toy

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STEAM Power Hour

STEAM Lab

Date: Tuesdays 2/28, 3/21, 4/4, & 5/30 Time: 4:30-5:30p Age Group: Grades 1-6 Location: STEAM Lab Description: Do you have a passion for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM for short)? Then you've come to the right program! Learn and play with Miss Shannon each month as she introduces and

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Toddler Storytime

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Dates: Thursdays, 2/9-4/27 *There is no storytime on 4/6 Time: 10:30a-11a Age Group: Ages 18 months - 3 years Program Location: StoryLab (Children's Library) Description:  Dance and wiggle with Miss Jenn as we practice our pre-reading skills in storytime. Storytime will be inside our StoryLab and all COVID protocals will apply.  Instructor: Jennifer

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Mother Goose Time for Babies

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Dates: Fridays 2/10-3/3, 3/17-3/24, & 4/14-4/28 *There are no storytimes on 3/10, 3/31, & 4/7 Time: 10-10:40a Age Group: Ages 3 months to 18 months Program Location: StoryLab (Children's Library) Description:  Join Miss Jenn for this special infant and toddler focused Mother Goose on the Loose program. This fun-filled thirty to forty

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Mother Goose Time- Full

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Date: Fridays 2/10-3/3, 3/17-3/24, & 4/14-4/28 *There are no storytimes on 3/10, 3/31, & 4/7 Time: 11-11:40a Age Group: Ages 1-3 years Program Location: StoryLab (Children's Library) Description: Join Miss Jenn for the award winning Mother Goose on the Loose program designed for children from birth to age three and their caregivers. This

A Visit With Susan B. Anthony

Shanis Auditorium

Dates: Saturday 3/4 Times: 3-4p Age Group: Family Location: Bonnie & Donald Shanis Auditorium For How Four Brave Pennsylvania Women Fought for the VOTE on 3/16 CLICK HERE Description: The 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, guaranteeing women the right to vote, has often been called the “Susan B. Anthony Amendment,”

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1-2-3 Play with Me

StoryLab (Children's Library)

Date: Mondays 3/6-3/27 Time: 9:30-10:30a Age Group: Ages 1-3 years Program Location: StoryLab & PlaySpace Description: At our Family Place Library™ you and your child will enjoy an engaging, interactive time, talking, singing, reading, writing & playing together with our large variety of creative & stimulating pre-literacy activity stations. Playing with everything