805 Loch Alsh Avenue, Fort Washington, PA 19034 | Tel: 215-628-8744

Today′s Hours

Alerts:
  • Attention!! – Due to the Township Tricentennial Dine & Dance Event on FRIDAY, 6/21 the library parking lot will NOT be accessible from Ft. Wash Ave from 12p-10:30p. You can enter from Spark Drive or by making a right from Loch Alsh Ave. The outside book drop will NOT be accessible during the event from 5p-10:30p

Ongoing Programs for Kids

Looking for Storytimes? See our Storytimes Page!

A teen and a child reading together

Reading Buddies

Thursdays
6/20-8/1 – NO READING BUDDIES ON 7/4
6-6:45p
Program Room

Little Buddies – Grades 1-5
Big Buddies – Grades 9 – 12

Elementary students read with high school students in order to reinforce reading techniques and increase reading confidence! This is a great opportunity for both teens and kids!

Online registration required.

All Little Buddy spots are now FULL.

All Big Buddy spots are now FULL.

A pile of lego bricks

Kids Lego Club

Mondays
5/13, 6/10, 7/1, 8/12
4-6p
Ages 4-12
Program Room

Join us for LEGO building and friendship. We provide the LEGOs and you provide the imagination.

No registration.

A ball, teddy bear and blocksPlaytime @ the Library

Mondays
5/20
10:30-noon
Ages birth-5
Program Room & Children’s Area

Come and play with us! We will provide dress-up items, block sets, and a variety of other toys. Use this as a time to talk with other parents and caregivers while your child(ren) plays.

No registration.

A white divided dish with snacksKids Advisory Board/Official Snack Testers

Monday
5/20
4:30-5:30p
Grades 3-5
Program Room

Miss Jenn needs help! Come and offer your advice and expertise about what kids like. Each month we will discuss the library, plan and complete projects, and taste test snacks.

Registration is now closed.

Men and women dancing under a disco ballDance Party

Thursdays
6/27 & 8/29
10:30-11:15a
Ages 2-6
Program Room

Join Miss Jenn for a rockin’ good time. Shake your sillies out and wiggle your waggles away! We’ll start with a story and then get movin’ and groovin’.

No registration.

Arts and crafts suppliesStory & Craft

Monday
7/1-7/22
10:30-11:15a
Ages 4-10
Program Room

Join us for a story and related craft. Each week we will explore a different theme related to the Summer Quest.

No registration, but space is limited.

Sun with popcorn and drinkFamily Movies

Saturdays 1-3:30p
7/6 Wall-E  Rated G

8/3 TBD

8/24 TBD

For Families
Program Room

Get out of the heat and relax at the library while you watch a movie on our “big screen”. Snacks and activities (crafts and more) will be provided. All movies will be rated G or PG.

Click here to help Miss Jenn select the other movies.

 

No registration.

A child playing with blocksWee Build

Thursdays
7/11-8/15
10-11:30a
Ages 2-5
Program Room

Build a tower, a bridge, or whatever you can imagine. We have received multiple block sets from The Office of Commonwealth Libraries through a Cruise into Kindergarten program grant. Develop skills for school while having fun!

No registration.

Family Caldecott Club

Mondays
7/15 & 8/19
4:30-5:30p
Kids Grades K-2 & their adult caregivers

Learn about past Caldecott winners (books selected by the American Library Association for the best illustrations in a children’s book) and look at eligible books for the 2020 winner. Adults and children will look at the new books together and decide who deserves an award.

Click here to register.


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Upper Dublin Public Library is a Family Place Library. Building Strong Communities through
Early Childhood Development, Parent Education & Family Support

The mission of Family Place Libraries™ is to increase the capacity of libraries throughout the nation to recognize and realize their full potential as community hubs for healthy child and family development, parent and community involvement and lifelong learning beginning at birth.

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