April 2019 Calendar of Events

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How can you help us celebrate National Library Week April 7-13 and National Poetry Month?  That’s easy…just visit the Library!  We have another FULL calendar of events for all ages and interests. Poetry writing, French movies, multiple book clubs, the Friends’ Used Book Sale, and the Township’s Spring Egg Hunt are all planned for April.

We are here to help you Engage, Explore, and Enjoy!

View the online calendar here.

Community Event:

Egg Hunt flyerLower Moreland Township Spring Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 20 – Learn more!

Location:
Lawn between the Lower Moreland High School and Library

Parking available at Library and High School

Start Times:

Ages birth to 3 – 10:30 am
4 & 5 – 10:35 am
6 & 7 – 10:40 am
8 to 10 – 10:45 am

Friends Events:

  • Friends Meeting on Thursday, April 4 at 12:30 pm, followed by “NYC Connections to PA” with Steve Irwin
  • Used Book Sale Hours:
    • Tuesday, April 9 – Members’ Only Preview. Join at the door for $15.
    • Wednesday, April 10 – 10 am to 9 pm
    • Thursday, April 11 – 10 am to 9 pm
    • Friday, April 12 – 10 am to 5 pm
    • Saturday, April 13 – 10 am to 4 pm
    • Learn more!
  • Friends Book Club – Thursday, April 25 at 12:30 pm (note date change). Join the discussion of Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng. Open to all.
  • Explore all of the upcoming Friends events and sponsored events.

Children’s Events:

  • Preschool and Toddler Storytimes: 10:30 am on Mondays and Tuesdays through April 23. More information about our Spring Storytimes.
  • Rhythm Babies on Saturday, April 6 at 10:15 am. Learn more or register!
  • Savings 101 on Tuesday, April 9 at 4:15 pm with PNC Bank. Learn more!
  • Block Party on Friday, April 19 at 10:30 am
  • Library LEGO Club on Wednesday, April 24 at 10:30 am
  • Bounce and Rhyme Babytime on Thursday, April 25 at 10:30 am
  • Play-Doh Playdate on Friday, April 26 at 10:30 am
  • Saturday Storytime with Miss Meg on Saturday, April 27 at 11 am.
  • In May, the Youth Services Department will be busy, busy, busy preparing for Summer Reading Program!  The theme this year is “A Universe of Stories” where we will explore and learn and discover all we can about Space!

Harry Potter Game Night 4-2019Teen Events:

  • Young Adult Book Club reading Shadow and Bone on Friday, April 5 at 3:30 pm. Learn more.
  • Harry Potter Game Night Pizza Party on Thursday, April 11 at 6 pm. Learn more.
  • Teen Advisory Board Meeting on Friday, April 12 at 3 pm.

Adult Events and National Library Week:

  • Knitting Club every Monday at 3:30 pm
  • Poetry Writing Course with Lynn Levin starts Monday, April 1 at 7 pm. Continues Monday, April 8 and 15.
    Poetry and Music Cabaret on Friday, April 26 at 7 pm.
  • Chair Yoga with Theresa on Tuesdays at 10:15 am. Drop-in for $7 through April 30. Stay tuned for a new course with Nadene in May!
  • Library Yoga with Theresa at 10:30 am on Wednesdays, Drop-in for $7.
  • Tai Chi on Thursdays at 11 am with Michael, Drop-in for $7.
  • French Cinema on Thursdays at 4 pm in the Friends Learning Lab:
    • April 4 – Two Days, One Night
    • April 11 – Shoot the Piano Player
    • April 18 – Welcome to the Sticks
    • April 25 – Entre Nous
  • Friday Movies at 11 am in the Community Room:
    • April 5 – A Simple Favor
    • April 12 – Puzzle
    • April 19 – Bohemian Rhapsody
    • April 26 – Widows
  • NEW Afternoon Yoga with Theresa on Mondays at 4:30 pm starting April 8. Drop-in, $7 by popular demand!
  • Adult Book Club: Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan on Monday, April 8 at 6:30 pm.
  • Library Socrates Cafe on Wednesday, April 17 at 10:30 am with Bob Rubin.
  • Medicare 101 with Apprise on Tuesday, April 30 at 7 pm.

Calendar April 2019