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Mah Jongg October 1, 2013 - 1:00 p.m. Mah Jongg

Location: Lewisburg
Library: Lewisburg


A group for teens and adults, familiar with the American version of this ancient Chinese tile game, to meet and play. This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Toddler Discover (1-2 years)October 1, 2013 - 9:30 a.m.Toddler Discover (1-2 years)

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


An early literacy program featuring stories read aloud, interactive games, sing-a-longs and American Sign Language for children ages 1-2, along with a parent or caregiver. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)October 1, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Stories, interactive games, sing-a-longs and crafts are included in this early literacy program for children ages 3-5, and a parent or caregiver, which focuses on letter and number recognition, as well as color and shape identification. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Discover October 1, 2013 - 10:30 a.m.Discover

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Children from birth to age five, along with a parent or caregiver, are invited to this early-literacy program which focuses on letters, numbers, sounds, colors, shapes, and more through books, music and creative play. The fall session is from September 10 through December 17. Register to attend by calling 570-922-4773. This program is one of the ways in which the West End Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Chair YogaOctober 1, 2013 - 12:30 p.m.Chair Yoga

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Join Paula Christy, certified instructor with Integral Yoga Center in New Berlin, for this class in Hatha yoga featuring postures and poses that can be done while sitting in a chair. Reserve your seat by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Health Literacy opportunities for learning.
Special Stitches Knitting GroupOctober 1, 2013 - 11:00 a.m.Special Stitches Knitting Group

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


The Special Stitches knitting group welcomes all skill levels. Registration is not required. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Pampered Chef Fundraiser BeginsOctober 1, 2013 - Pampered Chef Fundraiser Begins

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


The holiday season is just around the corner and the delicious aroma of pumpkin pie, turkey, ham and all the trimmings will soon be filling the air. Why not get something special for the chef in your kitchen! The West End Library is hosting a Pampered Chef fundraiser during the month of October with an open house slated for 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, October 24 at the library. All orders are due by October 31 and can be placed at the library or online at www.pamperedchef.biz/csi (enter “West End Library” as the host). Items should arrive in mid November. For more information visit the circulation desk!
Pampered Chef Fundraiser BeginsOctober 1, 2013 - Pampered Chef Fundraiser Begins

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


The holiday season is just around the corner and the delicious aroma of pumpkin pie, turkey, ham and all the trimmings will soon be filling the air. Why not get something special for the chef in your kitchen! The West End Library is hosting a Pampered Chef fundraiser during the month of October with an open house slated for 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, October 24 at the library. All orders are due by October 31 and can be placed at the library or online at www.pamperedchef.biz/csi (enter “West End Library” as the host). Items should arrive in mid November. For more information visit the circulation desk!
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Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)October 2, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Stories, interactive games, sing-a-longs and crafts are included in this early literacy program for children ages 3-5, and a parent or caregiver, which focuses on letter and number recognition, as well as color and shape identification. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Union County - My Memories Writing Workshop: EditingOctober 2, 2013 - 7:00 p.m.Union County - My Memories Writing Workshop: Editing

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Before submitting your essay for the ‘Union County – My Memories: Stories in Celebration of the Union County Bicentennial’ project check out this final workshop on editing. Topics include confirming final effectiveness, checking grammar and punctuation, putting on the final touches and submitting your essay. This is a project of the Union County Library System. Register to attend by calling Herr Memorial Library at 570-966-0831.
Baby Discover (birth to 18 mths.)October 2, 2013 - 9:30 a.m.Baby Discover (birth to 18 mths.)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. The fall session is from September 11 through December 4. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing lhernesh@herrlibrary.org. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)October 2, 2013 - 10:15 a.m.Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. The fall session begins September 11 and runs through December 4. Spaced is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing lhernesh@herrlibrary.org. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Tai Chi ClassOctober 2, 2013 - 1:00 p.m.Tai Chi Class

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Join Kit Sission for Tai Chi, a traditional Chinese soft-style martial art, an effective form of low-impact exercise for all ages. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172. Tai Chi classes are held at 10 a.m. Mondays, as well as 1 p.m. the first and third Wednesday of each month. This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Health Literacy opportunities for learning.
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Young Reader's TheaterOctober 3, 2013 - 6:30 p.m.Young Reader's Theater

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


A reading and acting program for children in grades 2-6 to enhance reading fluency and boost confidence. No acting experience or memorization is necessary. The group meets the first and third Thursdays of the month with a final performance of 'The Grinch Who Stole Christmas' on December 5. Sign up at the circulation desk or by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Union County - My Memories Writing Workshop: EditingOctober 3, 2013 - 7:00 p.m.Union County - My Memories Writing Workshop: Editing

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Before submitting your essay for the ‘Union County – My Memories: Stories in Celebration of the Union County Bicentennial’ project check out this final workshop on editing. Topics include confirming final effectiveness, checking grammar and punctuation, putting on the final touches and submitting your essay. This is a project of the Union County Library System. Register to attend by calling The Public Library for Union County at 570-523-1172.
Toddler Discover (18 mths. to 3 yrs.)October 3, 2013 - 9:30 a.m.Toddler Discover (18 mths. to 3 yrs.)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. The fall session is September 12 through December 5. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing lhernesh@herrlibrary.org. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)October 3, 2013 - 10:15 a.m.Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. The fall session begins September 11 and runs through December 4. Spaced is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing lhernesh@herrlibrary.org. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Outdoor AdventurersOctober 3, 2013 - 6:30 p.m.Outdoor Adventurers

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


A weekly program designed to spark interest in the great outdoors through weekly exploration adventures for elementary school-aged children and their families. This program is one of the ways in which the West End Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Cross-Stitch ClassOctober 3, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.Cross-Stitch Class

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Kathleen Flynn Irion will lead this informative class for cross-stitchers of all skill levels. Cost is $3 per class and registration is not required. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
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Baby Discover (birth to age 1)October 4, 2013 - October 18, 2013 - 11:00 a.m.Baby Discover (birth to age 1)

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library:


Stories, games, and songs for children up to one year of age, along with a parent or caregiver to enhance early literacy skills. Reserve your seat by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
A...B...C... Play With MeOctober 4, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.A...B...C... Play With Me

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


A five-week Parent/Child Workshop for children ages 14-40 months and their parents. During each session, the library provides a setting in which the child and parent can work and play together, while also introducing the parent to some of the many local resources available to help them in the rewarding but challenging task of parenting a toddler. Each session will focus on a different theme including Literacy, Nutrition, Speech and Language, Music and Movement, and Child Development. Sessions are held consecutively through October 19. For more information or to register, contact the library at 570-523-1172 or visit the library’s circulation desk. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Show and TellOctober 4, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.Show and Tell

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Bring a favorite book to show and tell during this program for preschool and early-elementary aged children featuring storytelling, reading aloud, age-appropriate crafts and early-learning exercises in writing. Held Fridays beginning September 20, this programs is one of the ways in which the West End Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Baby Discover (birth to age 1)October 4, 2013 - 11:00 a.m.Baby Discover (birth to age 1)

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Join us for stories, games, and songs for children up to one year of age, along with a parent or caregiver to enhance early literacy skills. This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
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Baby Discover (birth to age 1)
A...B...C... Play With MeOctober 5, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.A...B...C... Play With Me

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


A five-week Parent/Child Workshop for children ages 14-40 months and their parents. During each session, the library provides a setting in which the child and parent can work and play together, while also introducing the parent to some of the many local resources available to help them in the rewarding but challenging task of parenting a toddler. Each session will focus on a different theme including Literacy, Nutrition, Speech and Language, Music and Movement, and Child Development. Sessions are held consecutively through October 19. For more information or to register, contact the library at 570-523-1172 or visit the library’s circulation desk. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
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Baby Discover (birth to age 1)
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Knitting GroupOctober 7, 2013 - 10:30 a.m.Knitting Group

Location: Lewisburg
Library: Lewisburg


Adults and older teens interested in knitting are invited to bring their needles, yarn, and projects and join the knitting group! All skill levels are welcome. This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Baby Discover (birth to age 1)
West End Readers Adult Book GroupOctober 7, 2013 - 6:30 p.m.West End Readers Adult Book Group

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë will be the topic of discussion at this month’s meeting. The group meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Monday of each month. This program is one of the ways in which the West End Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Homework Help for ParentsOctober 7, 2013 - 7:00 p.m.Homework Help for Parents

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Discover the power of your library card during this program for parents of students in first through eighth grade. Databases available on POWER Library and on the library’s website are featured. Reserve your seat by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Information Literacy opportunities for learning.
Homework Help for ParentsOctober 7, 2013 - 7:00 p.m.Homework Help for Parents

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Discover the power of your library card during this program for parents of students in first through eighth grade. Databases available on POWER Library and on the library’s website are featured. Reserve your seat by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Information Literacy opportunities for learning.
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Mah Jongg October 8, 2013 - 1:00 p.m. Mah Jongg

Location: Lewisburg
Library: Lewisburg


A group for teens and adults, familiar with the American version of this ancient Chinese tile game, to meet and play. This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Toddler Discover (1-2 years)October 8, 2013 - 9:30 a.m.Toddler Discover (1-2 years)

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


An early literacy program featuring stories read aloud, interactive games, sing-a-longs and American Sign Language for children ages 1-2, along with a parent or caregiver. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)October 8, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Stories, interactive games, sing-a-longs and crafts are included in this early literacy program for children ages 3-5, and a parent or caregiver, which focuses on letter and number recognition, as well as color and shape identification. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Baby Discover (birth to age 1)
Discover October 8, 2013 - 10:30 a.m.Discover

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Children from birth to age five, along with a parent or caregiver, are invited to this early-literacy program which focuses on letters, numbers, sounds, colors, shapes, and more through books, music and creative play. The fall session is from September 10 through December 17. Register to attend by calling 570-922-4773. This program is one of the ways in which the West End Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Special Stitches Knitting GroupOctober 8, 2013 - 11:00 a.m.Special Stitches Knitting Group

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


The Special Stitches knitting group welcomes all skill levels. Registration is not required. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
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Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)October 9, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Stories, interactive games, sing-a-longs and crafts are included in this early literacy program for children ages 3-5, and a parent or caregiver, which focuses on letter and number recognition, as well as color and shape identification. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Baby Discover (birth to age 1)
Baby Discover (birth to 18 mths.)October 9, 2013 - 9:30 a.m.Baby Discover (birth to 18 mths.)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. The fall session is from September 11 through December 4. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing lhernesh@herrlibrary.org. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)October 9, 2013 - 10:15 a.m.Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. The fall session begins September 11 and runs through December 4. Spaced is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing lhernesh@herrlibrary.org. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
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Baby Discover (birth to age 1)
It's Lego TimeOctober 10, 2013 - 6:30 p.m.It's Lego Time

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


We’ll provide the Legos and you provide the creativity during this bi-weekly program for elementary school-age children. Build your own creations or work together. All Legos are provided by the library and creations may not be taken home. Sign up at the circulation desk;however, registration is not required. This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Toddler Discover (18 mths. to 3 yrs.)October 10, 2013 - 9:30 a.m.Toddler Discover (18 mths. to 3 yrs.)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. The fall session is September 12 through December 5. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing lhernesh@herrlibrary.org. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)October 10, 2013 - 10:15 a.m.Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. The fall session begins September 11 and runs through December 4. Spaced is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing lhernesh@herrlibrary.org. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Outdoor AdventurersOctober 10, 2013 - 6:30 p.m.Outdoor Adventurers

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


A weekly program designed to spark interest in the great outdoors through weekly exploration adventures for elementary school-aged children and their families. This program is one of the ways in which the West End Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Live Falconry DemonstrationOctober 10, 2013 - 6:30 p.m.Live Falconry Demonstration

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Cheri Heimbach of Baywings Falconry is bringing a few of her feathered friends to the West End Library for a live falconry demonstration from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, October 10. Among the birds of prey being featured are falcons, hawks and owls. Heimbach will demonstrate the use of raptor equipment and discuss each species, as well as bird of prey conservation efforts. To best prepare for this event, registration is requested by calling 570-922-4773 or visiting the library at 45 Ball Park Road, Laurelton. For more information this or other programs at the library visit www.westendlibrary.org. This program is one of the ways in which the West End Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning. To learn more about PA Forward visit PAForward.org.
Cross-Stitch ClassOctober 10, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.Cross-Stitch Class

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Kathleen Flynn Irion will lead this informative class for cross-stitchers of all skill levels. Cost is $3 per class and registration is not required. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
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Baby Discover (birth to age 1)
A...B...C... Play With MeOctober 11, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.A...B...C... Play With Me

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


A five-week Parent/Child Workshop for children ages 14-40 months and their parents. During each session, the library provides a setting in which the child and parent can work and play together, while also introducing the parent to some of the many local resources available to help them in the rewarding but challenging task of parenting a toddler. Each session will focus on a different theme including Literacy, Nutrition, Speech and Language, Music and Movement, and Child Development. Sessions are held consecutively through October 19. For more information or to register, contact the library at 570-523-1172 or visit the library’s circulation desk. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Show and TellOctober 11, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.Show and Tell

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Bring a favorite book to show and tell during this program for preschool and early-elementary aged children featuring storytelling, reading aloud, age-appropriate crafts and early-learning exercises in writing. Held Fridays beginning September 20, this programs is one of the ways in which the West End Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
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Baby Discover (birth to age 1)
A...B...C... Play With MeOctober 12, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.A...B...C... Play With Me

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


A five-week Parent/Child Workshop for children ages 14-40 months and their parents. During each session, the library provides a setting in which the child and parent can work and play together, while also introducing the parent to some of the many local resources available to help them in the rewarding but challenging task of parenting a toddler. Each session will focus on a different theme including Literacy, Nutrition, Speech and Language, Music and Movement, and Child Development. Sessions are held consecutively through October 19. For more information or to register, contact the library at 570-523-1172 or visit the library’s circulation desk. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
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Baby Discover (birth to age 1)
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Knitting GroupOctober 14, 2013 - 10:30 a.m.Knitting Group

Location: Lewisburg
Library: Lewisburg


Adults and older teens interested in knitting are invited to bring their needles, yarn, and projects and join the knitting group! All skill levels are welcome. This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Baby Discover (birth to age 1)
Scary Mary's Kitchen & MoviesOctober 14, 2013 - 1 to 4 p.m.Scary Mary's Kitchen & Movies

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


A day off from school is a great day to visit the library. Stop by Scary Mary’s kitchen and whip up a veggie skeleton, witch’s hat cookie, banana ghost and a tangerine pumpkin or check out one of Scary Mary’s favorite movies. Registration is required to ensure enough materials are available by calling 570-523-1172. (Allergen Note: Peanut butter is not used during this program.) This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Evening Story TimeOctober 14, 2013 - 6:30 p.m.Evening Story Time

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Fall is the perfect time to curl up with a good book during our evening story time for children of all ages—and their parents or caregivers. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
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Mah Jongg October 15, 2013 - 1:00 p.m. Mah Jongg

Location: Lewisburg
Library: Lewisburg


A group for teens and adults, familiar with the American version of this ancient Chinese tile game, to meet and play. This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Toddler Discover (1-2 years)October 15, 2013 - 9:30 a.m.Toddler Discover (1-2 years)

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


An early literacy program featuring stories read aloud, interactive games, sing-a-longs and American Sign Language for children ages 1-2, along with a parent or caregiver. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)October 15, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Stories, interactive games, sing-a-longs and crafts are included in this early literacy program for children ages 3-5, and a parent or caregiver, which focuses on letter and number recognition, as well as color and shape identification. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Baby Discover (birth to age 1)
Discover October 15, 2013 - 10:30 a.m.Discover

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Children from birth to age five, along with a parent or caregiver, are invited to this early-literacy program which focuses on letters, numbers, sounds, colors, shapes, and more through books, music and creative play. The fall session is from September 10 through December 17. Register to attend by calling 570-922-4773. This program is one of the ways in which the West End Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Mah Jongg Instruction SeriesOctober 15, 2013 - 1:00 p.m.Mah Jongg Instruction Series

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Learn the basics of the American version of this ancient Chinese tile game during this instructional series held at 1 p.m. Tuesdays, October 15, 22, and 29. Participants should attend all classes for full instruction. Class size limited to 16. Sign-up today by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
CANCELLED - Planning for RetirementOctober 15, 2013 - 6:30 p.m.CANCELLED - Planning for Retirement

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


This program has been cancelled. Darlene Doyt and Lynn Hertz, registered representatives of Primerica, discuss retirement planning and address ways to save for the future. Reserve your seat by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Financial Literacy opportunities for learning.
CANCELLED - Author Visit with Adam David BrownOctober 15, 2013 - 7:00 p.m.CANCELLED - Author Visit with Adam David Brown

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Even though this program was cancelled, you can still see Adam at our author fair on November 2!! Local author of two published books, Adam David Brown, is reading from and signing copies of his first novel "Ready to Live"--a riveting teenage love story. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Special Stitches Knitting GroupOctober 15, 2013 - 11:00 a.m.Special Stitches Knitting Group

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


The Special Stitches knitting group welcomes all skill levels. Registration is not required. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
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Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)October 16, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Stories, interactive games, sing-a-longs and crafts are included in this early literacy program for children ages 3-5, and a parent or caregiver, which focuses on letter and number recognition, as well as color and shape identification. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Baby Discover (birth to age 1)
Baby Discover (birth to 18 mths.)October 16, 2013 - 9:30 a.m.Baby Discover (birth to 18 mths.)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. The fall session is from September 11 through December 4. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing lhernesh@herrlibrary.org. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)October 16, 2013 - 10:15 a.m.Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. The fall session begins September 11 and runs through December 4. Spaced is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing lhernesh@herrlibrary.org. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Tai Chi ClassOctober 16, 2013 - 1:00 p.m.Tai Chi Class

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Join Kit Sission for Tai Chi, a traditional Chinese soft-style martial art, an effective form of low-impact exercise for all ages. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172. Tai Chi classes are held at 10 a.m. Mondays, as well as 1 p.m. the first and third Wednesday of each month. This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Health Literacy opportunities for learning.
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Young Reader's TheaterOctober 17, 2013 - 6:30 p.m.Young Reader's Theater

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


A reading and acting program for children in grades 2-6 to enhance reading fluency and boost confidence. No acting experience or memorization is necessary. The group meets the first and third Thursdays of the month with a final performance of 'The Grinch Who Stole Christmas' on December 5. Sign up at the circulation desk or by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Baby Discover (birth to age 1)
Toddler Discover (18 mths. to 3 yrs.)October 17, 2013 - 9:30 a.m.Toddler Discover (18 mths. to 3 yrs.)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. The fall session is September 12 through December 5. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing lhernesh@herrlibrary.org. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)October 17, 2013 - 10:15 a.m.Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. The fall session begins September 11 and runs through December 4. Spaced is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing lhernesh@herrlibrary.org. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
A Visit with the Diary Princess (Outdoor Adventurers)October 17, 2013 - 6:30 p.m.A Visit with the Diary Princess (Outdoor Adventurers)

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Join Ashley Wetzel, the SUN Area Dairy Princess for this special program for children in kindergarten through sixth grade. Register to attend by calling 570-922-4773. This program is held in place of the regular Outdoor Adventurers program. This program is one of the ways in which the West End Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Adult Book GroupOctober 17, 2013 - 7:00 p.m.Adult Book Group

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


This month’s selected title, 'Object Lessons: The Paris Review Presents the Art of the Short Story,' is discussed. Book group meetings are free, informal and open to the public. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning. For upcoming selections visit the Adult page and click on the "Book Group" tab.
Cross-Stitch ClassOctober 17, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.Cross-Stitch Class

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Kathleen Flynn Irion will lead this informative class for cross-stitchers of all skill levels. Cost is $3 per class and registration is not required. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
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Baby Discover (birth to age 1)
Baby Discover (birth to age 1)October 18, 2013 - 11:00 a.m.Baby Discover (birth to age 1)

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Stories, games, and songs for children up to one year of age, along with a parent or caregiver to enhance early literacy skills. Reserve your seat by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
A...B...C... Play With MeOctober 18, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.A...B...C... Play With Me

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


A five-week Parent/Child Workshop for children ages 14-40 months and their parents. During each session, the library provides a setting in which the child and parent can work and play together, while also introducing the parent to some of the many local resources available to help them in the rewarding but challenging task of parenting a toddler. Each session will focus on a different theme including Literacy, Nutrition, Speech and Language, Music and Movement, and Child Development. Sessions are held consecutively through October 19. For more information or to register, contact the library at 570-523-1172 or visit the library’s circulation desk. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Show and TellOctober 18, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.Show and Tell

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Bring a favorite book to show and tell during this program for preschool and early-elementary aged children featuring storytelling, reading aloud, age-appropriate crafts and early-learning exercises in writing. Held Fridays beginning September 20, this programs is one of the ways in which the West End Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Needlework & FriendshipOctober 18, 2013 - 1:00 p.m.Needlework & Friendship

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Bring your knitting, crocheting, quilting and other needlecraft projects to the library for an afternoon of fun and friendship the third Friday of each month. This program is one of the ways in which the West End Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
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A...B...C... Play With MeOctober 19, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.A...B...C... Play With Me

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


A five-week Parent/Child Workshop for children ages 14-40 months and their parents. During each session, the library provides a setting in which the child and parent can work and play together, while also introducing the parent to some of the many local resources available to help them in the rewarding but challenging task of parenting a toddler. Each session will focus on a different theme including Literacy, Nutrition, Speech and Language, Music and Movement, and Child Development. Sessions are held consecutively through October 19. For more information or to register, contact the library at 570-523-1172 or visit the library’s circulation desk. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Herr Library Dinner & AuctionOctober 19, 2013 - 5:30 p.m.Herr Library Dinner & Auction

Location: The Cellars at Brookpark Farm
Library: Herr


Herr Memorial Library’s second annual Dinner & Auction is slated for Saturday, October 19 at The Cellars at Brookpark Farm, Lewisburg. This year’s event includes wine balloons, a live auction, and a buffet dinner featuring Italian crusted chicken, double smoked ham, vegetarian baked ziti, roasted potatoes and vegetables, as well as wine donated by Shade Mountain Winery and a mini dessert assortment. Social hour begins at 5:30 p.m. with dinner being served at 6:30. The live auction, with auctioneer Brian “Bucky” Glass, will follow. Cost is $30 per person and tickets are available at the circulation desk at the library at 500 Market Street, Mifflinburg. Those wishing to donate an item, service or bottle of wine should contact Kelly Walter at 570-966-0831.
Daddy Story TimeOctober 19, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.Daddy Story Time

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Children of all ages and the special men in their lives are invited to attend this story time featuring stories, activities and crafts held the third Saturday of every month. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Book Borrowers Book ClubOctober 19, 2013 - 2:00 p.m.Book Borrowers Book Club

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


A book group discussion for children age 9-12 featuring 'The Potato Chip Puzzles' by Eric Berlin. Books are available at the circulation desk and activities related to the theme of the book are planned. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Master Gardener: Putting Your Garden to Bed for WinterOctober 19, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.Master Gardener: Putting Your Garden to Bed for Winter

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


If your green thumb is getting a bit chilly, you won't want to miss this program on preparing your garden for winter, presented by Lori Bartholomew, a Master Gardener with the Penn State Extension. Reserve your seat by calling 570-922-4773. This program is one of the ways in which the West End Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
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Knitting GroupOctober 21, 2013 - 10:30 a.m.Knitting Group

Location: Lewisburg
Library: Lewisburg


Adults and older teens interested in knitting are invited to bring their needles, yarn, and projects and join the knitting group! All skill levels are welcome. This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Evening Story TimeOctober 21, 2013 - 6:30 p.m.Evening Story Time

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Fall is the perfect time to curl up with a good book during our evening story time for children of all ages—and their parents or caregivers. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Series for Caregivers - CancelledOctober 21, 2013 - Series for Caregivers - Cancelled

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


The Series for Caregivers, which meets monthly on the third Monday, has been cancelled. The library thanks all those who've participated throughout the years.
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Mah Jongg October 22, 2013 - 1:00 p.m. Mah Jongg

Location: Lewisburg
Library: Lewisburg


A group for teens and adults, familiar with the American version of this ancient Chinese tile game, to meet and play. This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Toddler Discover (1-2 years)October 22, 2013 - 9:30 a.m.Toddler Discover (1-2 years)

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


An early literacy program featuring stories read aloud, interactive games, sing-a-longs and American Sign Language for children ages 1-2, along with a parent or caregiver. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)October 22, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Stories, interactive games, sing-a-longs and crafts are included in this early literacy program for children ages 3-5, and a parent or caregiver, which focuses on letter and number recognition, as well as color and shape identification. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Discover October 22, 2013 - 10:30 a.m.Discover

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Children from birth to age five, along with a parent or caregiver, are invited to this early-literacy program which focuses on letters, numbers, sounds, colors, shapes, and more through books, music and creative play. The fall session is from September 10 through December 17. Register to attend by calling 570-922-4773. This program is one of the ways in which the West End Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Mah Jongg Instruction SeriesOctober 22, 2013 - 1:00 p.m.Mah Jongg Instruction Series

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Learn the basics of the American version of this ancient Chinese tile game during this instructional series held at 1 p.m. Tuesdays, October 15, 22, and 29. Participants should attend all classes for full instruction. Class size limited to 16. Sign-up today by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Reverse Glass Painting Series - Class 1October 22, 2013 - 5:45 p.m.Reverse Glass Painting Series - Class 1

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Local artist Elizabeth Burke offers participants the opportunity to try reverse glass painting during this four-part workshop combining a bit of art history with hands-on instruction. Class size is limited to 8 and participants are required to purchase their own materials--a list is provided at time of registration. Reserve your seat by visiting the circulation desk or by calling 570-523-1172. Classes are held from 5:45 to 8:15 p.m. Tuesdays, October 22, 29 and November 5, 12. This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Master Gardener: Putting Your Garden to Bed for WinterOctober 22, 2013 - 6:30 p.m.Master Gardener: Putting Your Garden to Bed for Winter

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


A Master Gardener with the Penn State Extension discusses how to prepare small trees and shrubs for winter. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Special Stitches Knitting GroupOctober 22, 2013 - 11:00 a.m.Special Stitches Knitting Group

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


The Special Stitches knitting group welcomes all skill levels. Registration is not required. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
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Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)October 23, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Stories, interactive games, sing-a-longs and crafts are included in this early literacy program for children ages 3-5, and a parent or caregiver, which focuses on letter and number recognition, as well as color and shape identification. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Baby Discover (birth to 18 mths.)October 23, 2013 - 9:30 a.m.Baby Discover (birth to 18 mths.)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. The fall session is from September 11 through December 4. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing lhernesh@herrlibrary.org. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)October 23, 2013 - 10:15 a.m.Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. The fall session begins September 11 and runs through December 4. Spaced is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing lhernesh@herrlibrary.org. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
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It's Lego TimeOctober 24, 2013 - 6:30 p.m.It's Lego Time

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


We’ll provide the Legos and you provide the creativity during this bi-weekly program for elementary school-age children. Build your own creations or work together. All Legos are provided by the library and creations may not be taken home. Sign up at the circulation desk;however, registration is not required. This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Toddler Discover (18 mths. to 3 yrs.)October 24, 2013 - 9:30 a.m.Toddler Discover (18 mths. to 3 yrs.)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. The fall session is September 12 through December 5. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing lhernesh@herrlibrary.org. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)October 24, 2013 - 10:15 a.m.Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. The fall session begins September 11 and runs through December 4. Spaced is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing lhernesh@herrlibrary.org. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Outdoor AdventurersOctober 24, 2013 - 6:30 p.m.Outdoor Adventurers

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


A weekly program designed to spark interest in the great outdoors through weekly exploration adventures for elementary school-aged children and their families. This program is one of the ways in which the West End Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Cross-Stitch ClassOctober 24, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.Cross-Stitch Class

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Kathleen Flynn Irion will lead this informative class for cross-stitchers of all skill levels. Cost is $3 per class and registration is not required. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Pampered Chef Fundraiser Open HouseOctober 24, 2013 - 6 to 8 p.m.Pampered Chef Fundraiser Open House

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


The holiday season is just around the corner and the delicious aroma of pumpkin pie, turkey, ham and all the trimmings will soon be filling the air. Why not get something special for the chef in your kitchen! The West End Library is hosting a Pampered Chef fundraiser during the month of October with an open house slated for 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, October 24 at the library. All orders are due by October 31 and can be placed at the library or online at www.pamperedchef.biz/csi (enter “West End Library” as the host). Items should arrive in mid November. For more information visit the circulation desk!
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Show and TellOctober 25, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.Show and Tell

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Bring a favorite book to show and tell during this program for preschool and early-elementary aged children featuring storytelling, reading aloud, age-appropriate crafts and early-learning exercises in writing. Held Fridays beginning September 20, this programs is one of the ways in which the West End Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Bucknell Baby Lab October 25, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.Bucknell Baby Lab

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Long before they speak their first word, babies are active learners discovering the world around them. Researchers at the Bucknell University Baby Lab are working to understand just what babies know and how they develop. During this informative and educational program, representatives from the Baby Lab explain their research and how faculty and students work together to investigate the way babies explore, learn, and communicate. Reserve your seat for this program by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Health Literacy opportunities for learning.
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Playing with PastelsOctober 26, 2013 - 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.Playing with Pastels

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Learn how to use pastels to create a finished work of art during this workshop with local artist and jewelry maker Til Chapman. Cost is $50 and each participant takes home a completed piece. Those attending may bring their own pastels; however, materials are provided. It is recommended that students bring a lunch as there is a short meal break. Class size is limited to 10. Reserve your seat by visiting the circulation desk or by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Sweet Treats to Make & EatOctober 26, 2013 - 10:30 a.m.Sweet Treats to Make & Eat

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Children of all ages--and parents or caregivers too--are invited to satisfy your sweet tooth as we make and decorate a variety of tasty treats. Registration is required to ensure enough materials are available by calling 570-922-4773. This program is one of the ways in which the West End Library supports the PA Forward initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
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Knitting GroupOctober 28, 2013 - 10:30 a.m.Knitting Group

Location: Lewisburg
Library: Lewisburg


Adults and older teens interested in knitting are invited to bring their needles, yarn, and projects and join the knitting group! All skill levels are welcome. This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Evening Story TimeOctober 28, 2013 - 6:30 p.m.Evening Story Time

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Fall is the perfect time to curl up with a good book during our evening story time for children of all ages—and their parents or caregivers. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Exploring the Spirit WorldOctober 28, 2013 - 7:00 p.m.Exploring the Spirit World

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Victoria Rosencrans, founder of Spirit Reachers, LLC, shares stories, photos and personal encounters experienced during local ghost hunts held in the Greater Susquehanna Valley. Reserve your seat by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
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Mah Jongg October 29, 2013 - 1:00 p.m. Mah Jongg

Location: Lewisburg
Library: Lewisburg


A group for teens and adults, familiar with the American version of this ancient Chinese tile game, to meet and play. This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Toddler Discover (1-2 years)October 29, 2013 - 9:30 a.m.Toddler Discover (1-2 years)

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


An early literacy program featuring stories read aloud, interactive games, sing-a-longs and American Sign Language for children ages 1-2, along with a parent or caregiver. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)October 29, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Stories, interactive games, sing-a-longs and crafts are included in this early literacy program for children ages 3-5, and a parent or caregiver, which focuses on letter and number recognition, as well as color and shape identification. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Discover October 29, 2013 - 10:30 a.m.Discover

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Children from birth to age five, along with a parent or caregiver, are invited to this early-literacy program which focuses on letters, numbers, sounds, colors, shapes, and more through books, music and creative play. The fall session is from September 10 through December 17. Register to attend by calling 570-922-4773. This program is one of the ways in which the West End Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Mah Jongg Instruction SeriesOctober 29, 2013 - 1:00 p.m.Mah Jongg Instruction Series

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Learn the basics of the American version of this ancient Chinese tile game during this instructional series held at 1 p.m. Tuesdays, October 15, 22, and 29. Participants should attend all classes for full instruction. Class size limited to 16. Sign-up today by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Reverse Glass Painting Series - Class 2October 29, 2013 - 5:45 p.m.Reverse Glass Painting Series - Class 2

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Local artist Elizabeth Burke offers participants the opportunity to try reverse glass painting during this four-part workshop combining a bit of art history with hands-on instruction. Class size is limited to 8 and participants are required to purchase their own materials--a list is provided at time of registration. Reserve your seat by visiting the circulation desk or by calling 570-523-1172. Classes are held from 5:45 to 8:15 p.m. Tuesdays, October 22, 29 and November 5, 12. This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Great Gadgets 101October 29, 2013 - 5:00 p.m.Great Gadgets 101

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Samantha Specht, AmeriCorps member, discusses tips on shopping for computers, laptops, tablets, eReaders and smartphones. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which The Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Information Literacy opportunities for learning.
Special Stitches Knitting GroupOctober 29, 2013 - 11:00 a.m.Special Stitches Knitting Group

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


The Special Stitches knitting group welcomes all skill levels. Registration is not required. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
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Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)October 30, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Stories, interactive games, sing-a-longs and crafts are included in this early literacy program for children ages 3-5, and a parent or caregiver, which focuses on letter and number recognition, as well as color and shape identification. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Baby Discover (birth to 18 mths.)October 30, 2013 - 9:30 a.m.Baby Discover (birth to 18 mths.)

Location: Herr Memorial Libraryb
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. The fall session is from September 11 through December 4. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing lhernesh@herrlibrary.org. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)October 30, 2013 - 10:15 a.m.Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. The fall session begins September 11 and runs through December 4. Spaced is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing lhernesh@herrlibrary.org. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
After Hours Halloween PartyOctober 30, 2013 - 6 to 8 p.m.After Hours Halloween Party

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Stop by the library on Halloween Eve for some not-so-scary fun with crafts, stories, games and activities for children of all ages and their families. This program is one of the ways in which the Public Library for Union County supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
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Toddler Discover (18 mths. to 3 yrs.)October 31, 2013 - 9:30 a.m.Toddler Discover (18 mths. to 3 yrs.)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. The fall session is September 12 through December 5. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing lhernesh@herrlibrary.org. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)October 31, 2013 - 10:15 a.m.Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. The fall session begins September 11 and runs through December 4. Spaced is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing lhernesh@herrlibrary.org. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Basic Literacy opportunities for learning.
Cross-Stitch ClassOctober 31, 2013 - 10:00 a.m.Cross-Stitch Class

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Kathleen Flynn Irion will lead this informative class for cross-stitchers of all skill levels. Cost is $3 per class and registration is not required. This program is one of the ways in which the Herr Memorial Library supports the PA Forward Initiative by providing Civic and Social Literacy opportunities for learning.
Pampered Chef Fundraiser - Orders DueOctober 31, 2013 - Pampered Chef Fundraiser - Orders Due

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


The holiday season is just around the corner and the delicious aroma of pumpkin pie, turkey, ham and all the trimmings will soon be filling the air. Why not get something special for the chef in your kitchen! The West End Library is hosting a Pampered Chef fundraiser during the month of October with an open house slated for 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, October 24 at the library. All orders are due by October 31 and can be placed at the library or online at www.pamperedchef.biz/csi (enter “West End Library” as the host). Items should arrive in mid November. For more information visit the circulation desk!