The Christmas Bazaar is back! Every day during regular library hours (1-8 PM Monday-Thursday and 9 AM-4 PM Saturday) through December 20th, we’ll be selling new, gently used, and vintage Christmas items and other goodies at the library. Donations gratefully accepted during library hours, and new items added weekly! All proceeds benefit the library.
Sprouting Readers is the library’s free weekly storytime for children ages 3-8 and their families. Every Monday at 6:30 PM from January 28th through April 1st, families can enjoy stories, activities, and crafts with our guest readers. No sign-ups needed, new families always welcome.
Stay tuned to our Facebook page for announcements about our guest readers: people from the community you know and love!
Baby Sprouts is the library’s Toddler Time for children ages 18 months-3 years. Currently we’re taking a holiday/early winter break, but Baby Sprouts will resume on Thursday, January 17th. Families can join us every Thursday morning at 10:30 AM through May 30th for stories, songs, fingerplays, and fun! New families are always welcome.
Not quiet? Not able to sit still? Not a problem! The library will present a free Sensory Story Time especially for children ages 2 and up with Autism, special needs, and sensory concerns on Thursday, December 13th at 6:30 PM. Children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Each child will receive a free book from the Central PA Autism Society for attending.
At our January Lego Club on Saturday, January 5th from noon-2 PM, it’s all in the bag! Kids are challenged to use every single Lego brick in their totally random Official Lego Club Mystery Bag to build their creation for the month.
Lego Club is for kids ages 5-15. The program is free, but we ask that parents remain in the building while their kids build.
Knitters, crocheters, weavers, and other fiber artists are invited to the next Fiber Arts group meetup on Monday, January 14th from 6-8 PM. Bring your own materials and get to know your fellow fiber artists. All levels of ability and all styles of fiber art welcome!
Bring your friends & family to our 6th Annual Sips & Snacks in the Stacks Wine Tasting on Saturday, January 26th from 7-10 PM. Enjoy samples from local wineries and winemakers and appetizers while listening to the music of Raining Blue and Music Man. Tickets are $20 each and are available at the library. All proceeds benefit the Bellwood-Antis Public Library.
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Lego Challenge Nights for kids ages 8-15: we want to make them happen, but first we’d like input from families on the times they’d prefer. If you have a kid ready for some Lego Challenges, take the survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/M63VZXF
The library is home to a number of community organizations with meetings and programs that are open to the public. Visit our community meetings page for information on these programs.