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Babies Discover Class Fall Session (birth to 18 months)October 1, 2014 - 9:30 AMBabies Discover Class Fall Session (birth to 18 months)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


The Herr Memorial Library presents the Babies Discover Class Fall Session for babies up to age 18 months. This free class offers a fun and educational learning environment that include stories read aloud, sensory exploration, free play time, sing-a-longs and music & movement activities. This class provides an excellent opportunity for both caregivers and children to bond, socialize and make new friends. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library.
Preschool Discover Fall Session (3 years – 5 years)October 1, 2014 - 10:15 AMPreschool Discover Fall Session (3 years – 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


This free class offers a fun and educational learning environment, which will include weekly themes, stories read aloud, circle time to include weather, calendar & show-and-tell, as well as, arts & crafts projects, sensory exploration, educational games, sing-a-longs, music & movement activities and a Discover More At Home weekly newsletter. This class provides an excellent opportunity for both caregivers and children to bond, socialize and make new friends. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library.
Ruff’s Readers “Read To Your Pet” Photo ContestOctober 1, 2014 - 9:00 AMRuff’s Readers “Read To Your Pet” Photo Contest

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


October 1 - October 28 In conjunction with Ruff’s Readers monthly reading challenge the photo contest theme is a photo of kid(s) of all ages reading a book to their pet(s) (real or plush). Animals are ideal reading companions because they help increase relaxation, listen attentively, do not pass judgment. Enter your photo by October 28th. The winner receives a prize basket and the photo displayed in the library and Facebook.
Affordable Care Act for Individuals and FamiliesOctober 1, 2014 - 10:00 AMAffordable Care Act for Individuals and Families

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Nani Randall, Senior Health Insurance Agent, is on hand to provide a talk on the Affordable Care Act. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
Preschool DiscoverOctober 1, 2014 - 10:00 AMPreschool Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


There are stories, flannel boards and activities along with a craft. This story time is for children three to five years-old and their parents or caregivers. Registration is required so that enough materials are provided. Register today by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
Toddler DiscoverOctober 1, 2014 - 9:30 AMToddler Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


The regular story time features stories read out loud, finger plays and songs that encourage early literacy skills in children. American Sign Language will be used as part of the program. This program is for the children ages one and two. The Wednesday morning program is a repeat of the Tuesday morning program. Registration is not required. Siblings are welcome to come along.
Tales to TailsOctober 1, 2014 - Tales to Tails

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Reading to a therapy dog is great for children who may be shy about reading aloud or want to improve their reading skills. Parents are asked to sign up at the library and the handler will be in contact to set up a day and time. The handler only assists the child if they are having trouble with the pronunciation of a word. Parents can be in the area but we ask that they not interfere with the child and their reading. To set up a day and time for your child to read to a therapy dog call 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
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Thursday’s Threads Cross-Stitch ClassOctober 2, 2014 - 10:00 AMThursday’s Threads Cross-Stitch Class

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Kathleen Flynn Irion leads this informative class for cross-stitchers of all skill levels. Cost is $3 per class and registration is not required.
Toddler Discover Fall Session (18 months – 3 years)October 2, 2014 - 9:30 AMToddler Discover Fall Session (18 months – 3 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


This free class offers a fun and educational learning environment which includes weekly themes, stories read aloud, arts & crafts projects, sensory exploration, educational games, sing-a-longs, music & movement activities and a Discover More At Home weekly newsletter. This class provides an excellent opportunity for both caregivers and children to bond, socialize and make new friends. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library.
Preschool Discover Fall Session (3 years – 5 years)October 2, 2014 - 10:15 AMPreschool Discover Fall Session (3 years – 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


This free class offers a fun and educational learning environment, which will include weekly themes, stories read aloud, circle time to include weather, calendar & show-and-tell, as well as, arts & crafts projects, sensory exploration, educational games, sing-a-longs, music & movement activities and a Discover More At Home weekly newsletter. This class provides an excellent opportunity for both caregivers and children to bond, socialize and make new friends. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library.
Zen MeditationOctober 2, 2014 - 11:30 AMZen Meditation

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


This is an introduction to Zen meditation. Ed Oberholtzer’s practice of zazen uses Koan introspection. Ed Oberholtzer is a Zen Buddhist Priest. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172.
Learn to Play Mah JonggOctober 2, 2014 - 1:00 pmLearn to Play Mah Jongg

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Learn to play the American version of the game Mah Jongg. Games are provided and there is a limit of 16 students. The Mah Jongg group meets on Thursdays at 1:00 pm normally, and you are welcome to join the group after the classes end. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172.
What's the Big IdeaOctober 2, 2014 - 6:30 PMWhat's the Big Idea

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


“What's the Big Idea” program uses stories to focus on science and math skills for pre-K and kindergarten children and their families. It is held once a month on the first Thursday of the month.
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Baby DiscoverOctober 3, 2014 - 11:00 AMBaby Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


This story time is for babies up to one year old and their parents or caregivers and includes stories, nursery rhymes and finger plays. Registration is not required. Young toddlers are also welcomed.
A...B...C... Play with MeOctober 3, 2014 - 10:00 AMA...B...C... Play with Me

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


This program runs consecutively for five weeks. 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 focuses on a different theme including Literacy, Nutrition, Speech and Language, Music and Movement, and Child Development. Register today by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
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Math CircleOctober 4, 2014 - 3:00 PMMath Circle

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Students ages 9 to 14 are offered math enrichment in a different and relaxed atmosphere.
An Introduction to Mindfulness PracticeOctober 4, 2014 - 1:30 PMAn Introduction to Mindfulness Practice

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


What is mindfulness? Find out from Dawn Barie, a Clinical Social Work/Therapist who has taught mindfulness since 2000. Dawn provides an overview of Mindfulness Therapy and an understanding of skills and techniques practiced in daily life. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
A...B...C... Play with MeOctober 4, 2014 - 10:00 AMA...B...C... Play with Me

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


This program runs consecutively for five weeks. 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 focuses on a different theme including Literacy, Nutrition, Speech and Language, Music and Movement, and Child Development. Register today by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
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West End ReadersOctober 6, 2014 - 6:30 PMWest End Readers

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


The group is discussing The Story of Edgar Sawtelle by David Wroblewski. Registration is not required. The book group meetings are free, informal and open to the public. This group meets the first Monday of each month except July.
Tales to TailsOctober 6, 2014 - Tales to Tails

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Reading to a therapy dog is great for children who may be shy about reading aloud or want to improve their reading skills. Parents are asked to sign up at the library and the handler will be in contact to set up a day and time. The handler only assists the child if they are having trouble with the pronunciation of a word. Parents can be in the area but we ask that they not interfere with the child and their reading. To set up a day and time for your child to read to a therapy dog call 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
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Special Stitches Knitting GroupOctober 7, 2014 - 11:00 AMSpecial Stitches Knitting Group

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


The Special Stitches knitting group welcomes all skill levels. Registration is not required.
DiscoverOctober 7, 2014 - 10:30 AMDiscover

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


"Discover" is a preschool story time for children (ages birth to five years old) to enjoy along with a parent, grandparent or caregiver. Each week features a different theme complete with read-aloud stories, music and musical instruments, age-appropriate crafts, and educational games and activities.
Fire SafetyOctober 7, 2014 - 10:30 AMFire Safety

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


The West End Fire Company is presenting a program on Fire Safety in conjunction with Fire Prevention Week. This is a great opportunity for home-school families to add a fire safety program to their children's portfolios. Register to attend by calling 570-922-4773 or visit the library.
Chair YogaOctober 7, 2014 - 12:30 PMChair Yoga

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Yoga poses and breathing strategies that can be done while in a chair with Paula Christy, certified yoga instructor from the Integral Yoga Center in New Berlin. Wear comfortable clothes to move in. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
Preschool DiscoverOctober 7, 2014 - 10:00 AMPreschool Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


There are stories, flannel boards and activities along with a craft. This story time is for children three to five years-old and their parents or caregivers. Registration is required so that enough materials are provided. Register today by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
Toddler DiscoverOctober 7, 2014 - 9:30 AMToddler Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


The regular story time features stories read out loud, finger plays and songs that encourage early literacy skills in children. American Sign Language will be used as part of the program. This program is for the children ages one and two. The Wednesday morning program is a repeat of the Tuesday morning program. Registration is not required. Siblings are welcome to come along.
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Babies Discover Class Fall Session (birth to 18 months)October 8, 2014 - 9:30 AMBabies Discover Class Fall Session (birth to 18 months)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


The Herr Memorial Library presents the Babies Discover Class Fall Session for babies up to age 18 months. This free class offers a fun and educational learning environment that include stories read aloud, sensory exploration, free play time, sing-a-longs and music & movement activities. This class provides an excellent opportunity for both caregivers and children to bond, socialize and make new friends. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library.
Preschool Discover Fall Session (3 years – 5 years)October 8, 2014 - 10:15 AMPreschool Discover Fall Session (3 years – 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


This free class offers a fun and educational learning environment, which will include weekly themes, stories read aloud, circle time to include weather, calendar & show-and-tell, as well as, arts & crafts projects, sensory exploration, educational games, sing-a-longs, music & movement activities and a Discover More At Home weekly newsletter. This class provides an excellent opportunity for both caregivers and children to bond, socialize and make new friends. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library.
Preschool DiscoverOctober 8, 2014 - 10:00 AMPreschool Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


There are stories, flannel boards and activities along with a craft. This story time is for children three to five years-old and their parents or caregivers. Registration is required so that enough materials are provided. Register today by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
Toddler DiscoverOctober 8, 2014 - 9:30 AMToddler Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


The regular story time features stories read out loud, finger plays and songs that encourage early literacy skills in children. American Sign Language will be used as part of the program. This program is for the children ages one and two. The Wednesday morning program is a repeat of the Tuesday morning program. Registration is not required. Siblings are welcome to come along.
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Thursday’s Threads Cross-Stitch ClassOctober 9, 2014 - 10:00 AMThursday’s Threads Cross-Stitch Class

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Kathleen Flynn Irion leads this informative class for cross-stitchers of all skill levels. Cost is $3 per class and registration is not required.
Toddler Discover Fall Session (18 months – 3 years)October 9, 2014 - 9:30 AMToddler Discover Fall Session (18 months – 3 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


This free class offers a fun and educational learning environment which includes weekly themes, stories read aloud, arts & crafts projects, sensory exploration, educational games, sing-a-longs, music & movement activities and a Discover More At Home weekly newsletter. This class provides an excellent opportunity for both caregivers and children to bond, socialize and make new friends. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library.
Preschool Discover Fall Session (3 years – 5 years)October 9, 2014 - 10:15 AMPreschool Discover Fall Session (3 years – 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


This free class offers a fun and educational learning environment, which will include weekly themes, stories read aloud, circle time to include weather, calendar & show-and-tell, as well as, arts & crafts projects, sensory exploration, educational games, sing-a-longs, music & movement activities and a Discover More At Home weekly newsletter. This class provides an excellent opportunity for both caregivers and children to bond, socialize and make new friends. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library.
Scarecrow Craft NightOctober 9, 2014 - 6:30 PMScarecrow Craft Night

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Visit the library to enjoy an evening of crafting with gourds and straw hats. What fanciful scarecrow can you make? Enjoy a cup of warm apple cider to spice up the night! This program is open to children and families. Children under age 7 should be accompanied by an adult. Please register to attend so that enough materials will be available. To register, call 570- 922-4773 or visit the library.
Zen MeditationOctober 9, 2014 - 11:30 AMZen Meditation

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


This is an introduction to Zen meditation. Ed Oberholtzer’s practice of zazen uses Koan introspection. Ed Oberholtzer is a Zen Buddhist Priest. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172.
Learn to Play Mah JonggOctober 9, 2014 - 1:00 PMLearn to Play Mah Jongg

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Learn to play the American version of the game Mah Jongg. Games are provided and there is a limit of 16 students. The Mah Jongg group meets on Thursdays at 1:00 pm normally, and you are welcome to join the group after the classes end. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172.
The Ins and Outs of MedicareOctober 9, 2014 - 10:00 AMThe Ins and Outs of Medicare

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Medicare information is shared and questions answered by Nani Randall, Senior Health Insurance Agent. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
Lego ClubOctober 9, 2014 - 6:30 PMLego Club

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Elementary age children can get creative and build anything they choose with LOTS of Legos provided by the library. All materials must stay at the library, so bring a camera to capture your adventures. Registration is not required.
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Herr Memorial Library Presents Field Trip Friday Discover Program: Chipmunk CapersOctober 10, 2014 - 10:00 AMHerr Memorial Library Presents Field Trip Friday Discover Program: Chipmunk Capers

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


In honor of National Field Trip Month, the Discover Program is taking a field trip to the Halfway Run Environmental Learning Center located at the R.B. Winter State Park Complex. MaryAnn Haladay-Bierly of the PA Department of Conservation & Natural Resources provides a presentation. This fun and educational lesson includes a story read aloud, craft, outdoor role play at the playground area, snack and free time to explore and experience all that the Environmental Learning Center has to offer. This free program lasts approximately 1-1/2 hours and transportation is not provided. Individuals are responsible for meeting Lorie Hernesh at the Halfway Run Environmental Learning Center at R.B. Winter State Park Complex at 9:50am. The park is located in Union County on PA 192. For children ages 3-6 and a minimum of 10 children are required in order to have the program. Caregivers can register their child by calling 570-966-0831 or visiting the circulation desk at Herr Memorial Library.
Chair YogaOctober 10, 2014 - 10:00 AMChair Yoga

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Yoga poses and breathing strategies that can be done while in a chair with Paula Christy, certified yoga instructor from the Integral Yoga Center in New Berlin. Wear comfortable clothes to move in. Register to attend by calling 570-922-4773 or visit the library.
A...B...C... Play with MeOctober 10, 2014 - 10:00 AMA...B...C... Play with Me

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


This program runs consecutively for five weeks. 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 focuses on a different theme including Literacy, Nutrition, Speech and Language, Music and Movement, and Child Development. Register today by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
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A...B...C... Play with MeOctober 11, 2014 - 10:00 AMA...B...C... Play with Me

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


This program runs consecutively for five weeks. 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 focuses on a different theme including Literacy, Nutrition, Speech and Language, Music and Movement, and Child Development. Register today by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
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Special Stitches Knitting GroupOctober 14, 2014 - 11:00 AMSpecial Stitches Knitting Group

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


The Special Stitches knitting group welcomes all skill levels. Registration is not required.
DiscoverOctober 14, 2014 - 10:30 AMDiscover

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


"Discover" is a preschool story time for children (ages birth to five years old) to enjoy along with a parent, grandparent or caregiver. Each week features a different theme complete with read-aloud stories, music and musical instruments, age-appropriate crafts, and educational games and activities.
Home SafetyOctober 14, 2014 - 2:00 PMHome Safety

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Home Instead Senior Care is dedicated exclusively to helping seniors stay in their homes as they age. Jo Mueller, Community Service Representative of Home Care for Seniors, presents this program about being safe in your own home and is applicable to everyone. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
Spirit Reachers & Paranormal InvestigatorsOctober 14, 2014 - 6:00 PMSpirit Reachers & Paranormal Investigators

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Spirit Reachers is a paranormal investigation group who conducts ghost walks, ghost tours and investigations locally. The Teen Paranormal Club members share their experiences and provide a brief talk. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
Preschool DiscoverOctober 14, 2014 - 10:00 AMPreschool Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


There are stories, flannel boards and activities along with a craft. This story time is for children three to five years-old and their parents or caregivers. Registration is required so that enough materials are provided. Register today by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
Toddler DiscoverOctober 14, 2014 - 9:30 AMToddler Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


The regular story time features stories read out loud, finger plays and songs that encourage early literacy skills in children. American Sign Language will be used as part of the program. This program is for the children ages one and two. The Wednesday morning program is a repeat of the Tuesday morning program. Registration is not required. Siblings are welcome to come along.
Art LabOctober 14, 2014 - 6:30 PMArt Lab

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Art Lab is a program for children in first through sixth grade that explores various art mediums used by picture book illustrators. There will be no program on Tuesday, October 7. Registration is required so that enough materials are provided. Register today by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
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Babies Discover Class Fall Session (birth to 18 months)October 15, 2014 - 9:30 AMBabies Discover Class Fall Session (birth to 18 months)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


The Herr Memorial Library presents the Babies Discover Class Fall Session for babies up to age 18 months. This free class offers a fun and educational learning environment that include stories read aloud, sensory exploration, free play time, sing-a-longs and music & movement activities. This class provides an excellent opportunity for both caregivers and children to bond, socialize and make new friends. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library.
Preschool Discover Fall Session (3 years – 5 years)October 15, 2014 - 10:15 AMPreschool Discover Fall Session (3 years – 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


This free class offers a fun and educational learning environment, which will include weekly themes, stories read aloud, circle time to include weather, calendar & show-and-tell, as well as, arts & crafts projects, sensory exploration, educational games, sing-a-longs, music & movement activities and a Discover More At Home weekly newsletter. This class provides an excellent opportunity for both caregivers and children to bond, socialize and make new friends. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library.
Affordable Care Act Seminar for Individual and FamilyOctober 15, 2014 - 10:00 AMAffordable Care Act Seminar for Individual and Family

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


This month selected title is 1984 by George Orwell. Book group meetings are free, informal and open to the public.
Preschool DiscoverOctober 15, 2014 - 10:00 AMPreschool Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


There are stories, flannel boards and activities along with a craft. This story time is for children three to five years-old and their parents or caregivers. Registration is required so that enough materials are provided. Register today by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
Toddler DiscoverOctober 15, 2014 - 9:30 AMToddler Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


The regular story time features stories read out loud, finger plays and songs that encourage early literacy skills in children. American Sign Language will be used as part of the program. This program is for the children ages one and two. The Wednesday morning program is a repeat of the Tuesday morning program. Registration is not required. Siblings are welcome to come along.
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Thursday’s Threads Cross-Stitch ClassOctober 16, 2014 - 10:00 AMThursday’s Threads Cross-Stitch Class

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Kathleen Flynn Irion leads this informative class for cross-stitchers of all skill levels. Cost is $3 per class and registration is not required.
Essential Oil WorkshopOctober 16, 2014 - 7:15 PMEssential Oil Workshop

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Carol Hollister, a Certified Clinical Aromatherapist, is on hand for an evening of awareness and information on essential oils. Find out what they are, where they come from, safety, therapeutic properties and proper dilution. Carol provides instructions on how to make a blend for a nasal inhaler for you to keep. There is a small fee. Call the library at 570-966-0831 for details and to register.
Toddler Discover Fall Session (18 months – 3 years)October 16, 2014 - 9:30 AMToddler Discover Fall Session (18 months – 3 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


This free class offers a fun and educational learning environment which includes weekly themes, stories read aloud, arts & crafts projects, sensory exploration, educational games, sing-a-longs, music & movement activities and a Discover More At Home weekly newsletter. This class provides an excellent opportunity for both caregivers and children to bond, socialize and make new friends. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library.
Preschool Discover Fall Session (3 years – 5 years)October 16, 2014 - 10:15 AMPreschool Discover Fall Session (3 years – 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


This free class offers a fun and educational learning environment, which will include weekly themes, stories read aloud, circle time to include weather, calendar & show-and-tell, as well as, arts & crafts projects, sensory exploration, educational games, sing-a-longs, music & movement activities and a Discover More At Home weekly newsletter. This class provides an excellent opportunity for both caregivers and children to bond, socialize and make new friends. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library.
"Metropolitan Restoration" Antique Car TourOctober 16, 2014 - 6:15 pm"Metropolitan Restoration" Antique Car Tour

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Mr. Paul Reeder, owner of Metropolitan Restoration Service, Inc. of Hartleton, is offering a tour of his facility to children, families, and antique car “buffs” of any age. Interested participants can meet at the library at 6:15 pm, and as a group travel to Metropolitan Restorations. Families need to provide their own transportation. The program lasts approximately 45 minutes. Please register to attend by calling the library at 570-922-4773.
Zen MeditationOctober 16, 2014 - 11:30 AMZen Meditation

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


This is an introduction to Zen meditation. Ed Oberholtzer’s practice of zazen uses Koan introspection. Ed Oberholtzer is a Zen Buddhist Priest. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172.
Learn to Play Mah JonggOctober 16, 2014 - 1:00 PMLearn to Play Mah Jongg

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Learn to play the American version of the game Mah Jongg. Games are provided and there is a limit of 16 students. The Mah Jongg group meets on Thursdays at 1:00 pm normally, and you are welcome to join the group after the classes end. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172.
Library Book GroupOctober 16, 2014 - 7:00 PMLibrary Book Group

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


This month selected title is 1984 by George Orwell. Book group meetings are free, informal and open to the public.
Let's Explore ScienceOctober 16, 2014 - 6:30 PMLet's Explore Science

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Each month children in second through sixth grade try experiments that pertain to different fields of science. This month experiments use candy pumpkins and gummy worms. Registration is required so enough materials are provided. Younger children may need adult assistant. Register today by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
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Needlecraft and FriendshipOctober 17, 2014 - 1:00 pmNeedlecraft and Friendship

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Help someone in need! This group is knitting and crocheting items for babies and children to be sent to World Vision. Enjoy an afternoon of fun and friendship the third Friday of each month.
Baby DiscoverOctober 17, 2014 - 11:00 AMBaby Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


This story time is for babies up to one year old and their parents or caregivers and includes stories, nursery rhymes and finger plays. Registration is not required. Young toddlers are also welcomed.
A...B...C... Play with MeOctober 17, 2014 - 10:00 AMA...B...C... Play with Me

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


This program runs consecutively for five weeks. 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 focuses on a different theme including Literacy, Nutrition, Speech and Language, Music and Movement, and Child Development. Register today by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
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West End Lego ClubOctober 18, 2014 - 10:00 AMWest End Lego Club

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


LEGO enthusiasts, young and old, are invited to join Bob Reynolds as he shares his ENORMOUS collection of LEGO bricks. Many themed-sets are available (Ninjago, Lord of the Rings, Pirate ships, LEGO City, etc). This program continues on the fourth Thursday of the month through December. Please register to attend by calling the library at 570- 922-4773.
Math CircleOctober 18, 2014 - 3:00 PMMath Circle

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Students ages 9 to 14 are offered math enrichment in a different and relaxed atmosphere.
Dive into Digital Magazines with ZinioOctober 18, 2014 - 1:00 PMDive into Digital Magazines with Zinio

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Discover Zinio, a free online library service offering popular digital magazines to borrow. Jeff Seebold provides an overview of Zinio, how to sign up/sign in and how to borrow magazines. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172 or by visiting the library.
A...B...C... Play with MeOctober 18, 2014 - 10:00 AMA...B...C... Play with Me

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


This program runs consecutively for five weeks. 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 focuses on a different theme including Literacy, Nutrition, Speech and Language, Music and Movement, and Child Development. Register today by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
Breastfeeding Class: Mother-to-MotherOctober 18, 2014 - 10:00 AMBreastfeeding Class: Mother-to-Mother

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Mothers to be, mothers and babies are invited to attend this breastfeeding class. Ruth Tincoff is an experienced breastfeeding mother accredited by Breastfeeding USA to provide information and support. Share your joys and challenges and learn from other mothers. Questions and community support are encouraged.
Daddy Story TimeOctober 18, 2014 - 10:00 AMDaddy Story Time

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Children of any age are welcomed to attend along with their special male grown-up. There will be read aloud stories, finger plays, songs and a craft. Register today by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
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Dive into Digital Magazines with ZinioOctober 20, 2014 - 6:00 PMDive into Digital Magazines with Zinio

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover Zinio, a free online library service offering popular digital magazines to borrow. Jeff Seebold provides an overview of Zinio, how to sign up/sign in and how to borrow magazines. Register to attend by calling 570-966-0831 or by visiting the library.
The Civil War and the Underground Railroad in Union CountyOctober 20, 2014 - 6:30 PMThe Civil War and the Underground Railroad in Union County

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


History comes to life with Bruce Teeple. He is discussing the Civil War and the Underground Railroad and is accompanied by Lois Huffines of the Union County Historical Society. Books on local history are available for purchase.
An Elephant and Piggie PartyOctober 20, 2014 - 10:00 am & 6:30 PMAn Elephant and Piggie Party

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Come celebrate the antics of Mo Willems' loveable Elephant and Piggie characters. Participate in fun activities, games and listen to stories featuring this hilarious duo. The activities are available for parents and children to come and enjoy.
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Special Stitches Knitting GroupOctober 21, 2014 - 11:00 AMSpecial Stitches Knitting Group

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


The Special Stitches knitting group welcomes all skill levels. Registration is not required.
DiscoverOctober 21, 2014 - 10:30 AMDiscover

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


"Discover" is a preschool story time for children (ages birth to five years old) to enjoy along with a parent, grandparent or caregiver. Each week features a different theme complete with read-aloud stories, music and musical instruments, age-appropriate crafts, and educational games and activities.
Preschool DiscoverOctober 21, 2014 - 10:00 AMPreschool Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


There are stories, flannel boards and activities along with a craft. This story time is for children three to five years-old and their parents or caregivers. Registration is required so that enough materials are provided. Register today by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
Toddler DiscoverOctober 21, 2014 - 9:30 AMToddler Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


The regular story time features stories read out loud, finger plays and songs that encourage early literacy skills in children. American Sign Language will be used as part of the program. This program is for the children ages one and two. The Wednesday morning program is a repeat of the Tuesday morning program. Registration is not required. Siblings are welcome to come along.
Art LabOctober 21, 2014 - 6:30 pmArt Lab

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Art Lab is a program for children in first through sixth grade that explores various art mediums used by picture book illustrators. There will be no program on Tuesday, October 7. Registration is required so that enough materials are provided. Register today by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
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Babies Discover Class Fall Session (birth to 18 months)October 22, 2014 - 9:30 AMBabies Discover Class Fall Session (birth to 18 months)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


The Herr Memorial Library presents the Babies Discover Class Fall Session for babies up to age 18 months. This free class offers a fun and educational learning environment that include stories read aloud, sensory exploration, free play time, sing-a-longs and music & movement activities. This class provides an excellent opportunity for both caregivers and children to bond, socialize and make new friends. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library.
Preschool Discover Fall Session (3 years – 5 years)October 22, 2014 - 10:15 AMPreschool Discover Fall Session (3 years – 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


This free class offers a fun and educational learning environment, which will include weekly themes, stories read aloud, circle time to include weather, calendar & show-and-tell, as well as, arts & crafts projects, sensory exploration, educational games, sing-a-longs, music & movement activities and a Discover More At Home weekly newsletter. This class provides an excellent opportunity for both caregivers and children to bond, socialize and make new friends. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library.
Preschool DiscoverOctober 22, 2014 - 10:00 AMPreschool Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


There are stories, flannel boards and activities along with a craft. This story time is for children three to five years-old and their parents or caregivers. Registration is required so that enough materials are provided. Register today by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
Toddler DiscoverOctober 22, 2014 - 9:30 AMToddler Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


The regular story time features stories read out loud, finger plays and songs that encourage early literacy skills in children. American Sign Language will be used as part of the program. This program is for the children ages one and two. The Wednesday morning program is a repeat of the Tuesday morning program. Registration is not required. Siblings are welcome to come along.
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Thursday’s Threads Cross-Stitch ClassOctober 23, 2014 - 10:00 AMThursday’s Threads Cross-Stitch Class

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Kathleen Flynn Irion leads this informative class for cross-stitchers of all skill levels. Cost is $3 per class and registration is not required.
Toddler Discover Fall Session (18 months – 3 years)October 23, 2014 - 9:30 AMToddler Discover Fall Session (18 months – 3 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


This free class offers a fun and educational learning environment which includes weekly themes, stories read aloud, arts & crafts projects, sensory exploration, educational games, sing-a-longs, music & movement activities and a Discover More At Home weekly newsletter. This class provides an excellent opportunity for both caregivers and children to bond, socialize and make new friends. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library.
Preschool Discover Fall Session (3 years – 5 years)October 23, 2014 - 10:15 amPreschool Discover Fall Session (3 years – 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


This free class offers a fun and educational learning environment, which will include weekly themes, stories read aloud, circle time to include weather, calendar & show-and-tell, as well as, arts & crafts projects, sensory exploration, educational games, sing-a-longs, music & movement activities and a Discover More At Home weekly newsletter. This class provides an excellent opportunity for both caregivers and children to bond, socialize and make new friends. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library.
Pampered Chef PartyOctober 23, 2014 - 6:00 PMPampered Chef Party

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


The holiday season is just around the corner! Why not get something special for the chef in your kitchen! Cindy Inch will do a cooking demo and there is an opportunity to place an order from the catalogs. Orders must be placed by October 31 and can be done by visiting the library or online at www.pamperedchef.biz/csi. Items should arrive by mid-November. For more information call 570-922-4773.
Zen MeditationOctober 23, 2014 - 11:30 AMZen Meditation

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


This is an introduction to Zen meditation. Ed Oberholtzer’s practice of zazen uses Koan introspection. Ed Oberholtzer is a Zen Buddhist Priest. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172.
Author talk “The Headless Dog and Other Extraordinary Far-Fetched True Tales of Central Pennsylvania” October 23, 2014 - 7:00 PMAuthor talk “The Headless Dog and Other Extraordinary Far-Fetched True Tales of Central Pennsylvania”

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Listen to ghost stories by Beverly Conrad and Gregory Burgess, collected from people on their sightings and experiences. Some of the stories were gathered at Penn’s Tavern during late night conversations. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172 or by visiting the library.
Lego ClubOctober 23, 2014 - 6:30 PMLego Club

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Elementary age children can get creative and build anything they choose with LOTS of Legos provided by the library. All materials must stay at the library, so bring a camera to capture your adventures. Registration is not required.
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Susquehanna Valley Spinners & Weavers Guild DemonstrationOctober 25, 2014 - 10:00 AMSusquehanna Valley Spinners & Weavers Guild Demonstration

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Get hands on with the Spinners and Weavers! The Spinners and Weavers provide a hands-on demonstration of their work and a lesson on how to use the equipment. Also get a look at samples of their work.
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Dive into Digital Magazines with ZinioOctober 27, 2014 - 6:30 PMDive into Digital Magazines with Zinio

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Discover Zinio, a free online library service offering popular digital magazines to borrow. Jeff Seebold provides an overview of Zinio, how to sign up/sign in and how to borrow magazines. Register to attend by calling 570-922-4773 or by visiting the library.
Transitions: Safer Families, Safer CommunitiesOctober 27, 2014 - 7:00 PMTransitions: Safer Families, Safer Communities

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Transitions provides many services for the community including services for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and other serious crimes. Heather Snyder, a legal advocate for victims at Transitions, gives an overview of the organization and the support they can provide for the community. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172 or by visiting the library.
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Special Stitches Knitting GroupOctober 28, 2014 - 11:00 AMSpecial Stitches Knitting Group

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


The Special Stitches knitting group welcomes all skill levels. Registration is not required.
DiscoverOctober 28, 2014 - 10:30 AMDiscover

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


"Discover" is a preschool story time for children (ages birth to five years old) to enjoy along with a parent, grandparent or caregiver. Each week features a different theme complete with read-aloud stories, music and musical instruments, age-appropriate crafts, and educational games and activities.
Dive into Digital Magazines with ZinioOctober 28, 2014 - 6:00 PMDive into Digital Magazines with Zinio

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Discover Zinio, a free online library service offering popular digital magazines to borrow. Jeff Seebold provides an overview of Zinio, how to sign up/sign in and how to borrow magazines. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172 or by visiting the library.
Master Gardeners – Herbs and Companion PlantingOctober 28, 2014 - 6:30 PMMaster Gardeners – Herbs and Companion Planting

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Mareta Digan, Master Gardener, who has done considerable work with herbs, studying their medicinal value, culinary use and culture, discusses the value of herbs in mixed plantings. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
Preschool DiscoverOctober 28, 2014 - 10:00 AMPreschool Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


There are stories, flannel boards and activities along with a craft. This story time is for children three to five years-old and their parents or caregivers. Registration is required so that enough materials are provided. Register today by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
Toddler DiscoverOctober 28, 2014 - 9:30 AMToddler Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


The regular story time features stories read out loud, finger plays and songs that encourage early literacy skills in children. American Sign Language will be used as part of the program. This program is for the children ages one and two. The Wednesday morning program is a repeat of the Tuesday morning program. Registration is not required. Siblings are welcome to come along.
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Babies Discover Class Fall Session (birth to 18 months)October 29, 2014 - 9:30 AMBabies Discover Class Fall Session (birth to 18 months)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


The Herr Memorial Library presents the Babies Discover Class Fall Session for babies up to age 18 months. This free class offers a fun and educational learning environment that include stories read aloud, sensory exploration, free play time, sing-a-longs and music & movement activities. This class provides an excellent opportunity for both caregivers and children to bond, socialize and make new friends. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library.
Preschool Discover Fall Session (3 years – 5 years)October 29, 2014 - 10:15 AMPreschool Discover Fall Session (3 years – 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


This free class offers a fun and educational learning environment, which will include weekly themes, stories read aloud, circle time to include weather, calendar & show-and-tell, as well as, arts & crafts projects, sensory exploration, educational games, sing-a-longs, music & movement activities and a Discover More At Home weekly newsletter. This class provides an excellent opportunity for both caregivers and children to bond, socialize and make new friends. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library.
Preschool DiscoverOctober 29, 2014 - 10:00 AMPreschool Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


There are stories, flannel boards and activities along with a craft. This story time is for children three to five years-old and their parents or caregivers. Registration is required so that enough materials are provided. Register today by calling 570-523-1172 or visit the library.
Toddler DiscoverOctober 29, 2014 - 9:30 AMToddler Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


The regular story time features stories read out loud, finger plays and songs that encourage early literacy skills in children. American Sign Language will be used as part of the program. This program is for the children ages one and two. The Wednesday morning program is a repeat of the Tuesday morning program. Registration is not required. Siblings are welcome to come along.
A Halloween PartyOctober 29, 2014 - 6:00 PMA Halloween Party

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Come to the Halloween Party and enjoy games, storytelling and watch out for a ghost or two. Flashlights are available. Beware of the hand that may grab you!
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Thursday’s Threads Cross-Stitch ClassOctober 30, 2014 - 10:00 AMThursday’s Threads Cross-Stitch Class

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Kathleen Flynn Irion leads this informative class for cross-stitchers of all skill levels. Cost is $3 per class and registration is not required.
Toddler Discover Fall Session (18 months – 3 years)October 30, 2014 - 9:30 AMToddler Discover Fall Session (18 months – 3 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


This free class offers a fun and educational learning environment which includes weekly themes, stories read aloud, arts & crafts projects, sensory exploration, educational games, sing-a-longs, music & movement activities and a Discover More At Home weekly newsletter. This class provides an excellent opportunity for both caregivers and children to bond, socialize and make new friends. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library.
Preschool Discover Fall Session (3 years – 5 years)October 30, 2014 - 10:15 AMPreschool Discover Fall Session (3 years – 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


This free class offers a fun and educational learning environment, which will include weekly themes, stories read aloud, circle time to include weather, calendar & show-and-tell, as well as, arts & crafts projects, sensory exploration, educational games, sing-a-longs, music & movement activities and a Discover More At Home weekly newsletter. This class provides an excellent opportunity for both caregivers and children to bond, socialize and make new friends. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or stop by the circulation desk of the library.
Zen MeditationOctober 30, 2014 - 11:30 AMZen Meditation

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


This is an introduction to Zen meditation. Ed Oberholtzer’s practice of zazen uses Koan introspection. Ed Oberholtzer is a Zen Buddhist Priest. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172.
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