2018 Summer Quest--Libraries Rock!

Banner with "Libraries Rock" over musical instruments and books

2018 Summer Quest

Adults and children are invited to participate from June 9th to August 10th at Muhlenberg Community Library!

Drop-in Saturdays

Drop in on Saturdays and discover why "Libraries Rock!" These programs are self-paced, self-led activities that are already set up for you to walk in and try.

The themes are:

6/16-Rock Games

6/23-Stone Soup

7/7-Rocky Mountain Discovery

7/14-Rock Experience

7/21-Genres of Music

7/28-Silly Rocks

8/4-Gems Rock

Family Movie Nights Wednesdays from 5:30PM to 7:30PM

Bring your own popcorn, snacks, dinner and drinks and enjoy a movie with family and friends in our Community Room.

6/20--Coco

7/18--Moana

8/1--Lego Ninjago

FAM PaJAMa Storytime

Wednesday 6/27 6:00PM to 7:30PM

Join us in your JAMS! The whole FAM is invited to come in, kick back, relax and listen to Miss Jacki read a story. It is sure to be a fun, relaxing family event.

Peter & the Wolf

Saturday 6/30 11AM to Noon

Kids will learn the relationship between predator and prey through the story and soundtrack of Peter & the Wolf, discussion and examples of furs and skulls.

Birds and Their Songs

Monday 7/9 6:00PM to 7:00PM

A park naturalist will join us for this exciting STEM program. Click here for more details. 

Family Rock Painting 

Wednesday 7/11 6:00PM to 7:30PM

Come in with your own or use one that we have! Click here for more details. 

Rock Songs

Monday 7/23 6:00PM to 7:00PM

Library youth will play "My Rock in a Sock" to learn the 3 major rock types before they select their own special "pet" rock to paint and write a song or poem about. Registration required.

Commedia Rapunzel Play

Wednesday 7/25 6:00PM to 7:30PM

Yocum Institute presents their Commedia Rapunzel! Fun for the whole family!

Be a Dolphin: See With Sound

Wednesday 8/8 6:00PM to 7:00PM

A great STEM event for upper elementary through teens. Registration required. Click here for more details. 

Closing the Quest

Saturday 8/11 11:00AM to 1:00

More details are coming soon.

June 9th to August 10th

It's Iced Tea Time

Saturday June 16th & 30th Noon to 1:00PM

Indulge in me-time with complimentary iced tea and make a book mark to take home with you. 

Saturday July 14th and 28th 
Indulge in me-time with complimentary iced tea and paint a #BerksCountyRocks rock or paint a rock for yourself.

Microsoft Word Basics Computer Class

Wednesday June 20th 6:00PM to 7:00PM

Learn to rock your computer! The class will focus on the basics of using Microsoft Word. No need to bring a laptop. You'll use the library's. Please register by calling 610-929-0589.

Chemical Abuse Presentation

Wednesday August 1st 6:00PM to 7:00PM

The Council on Chemical Abuse (COCA) will be presenting a program on the abuse of opioids, the struggle with addiction, and what we can do as a community. The event is FREE. No registration is required.

A Summer Read


Photo of Sam Quinones and his book, Dreamland

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Don't forget to check out the 2018 Summer Read, Dreamland, a non-fiction book about the opioid epidemic by Sam Quinones.

More events will be announced soon.