Opportunties for All Ages
Here’s a brief sample of typical activities you can attend at Montgomery House Library. Subscribe to our events calendar for updates.
BABIES, TODDLERS, SCHOOL AGE CHILDREN
10:00am Books for Babies – Tuesdays
Learn how to optimize your baby’s chances of achieving successful literacy foundations – and have a great time playing too!
11:00am PreK Story Time – Tuesdays
We teach social skills, listening comprehension and the foundations of reading through a variety of interactive, playful activities that are sure to make you and your child love coming to the library.
11:00am 0-K Read & Play Play Dates
Join us for special Friday story time editions, courtesy of our partners.
First Friday – Various Guests
Second Friday – Various Guests
Third Friday – Smitty’s Smarties
Fourth Friday – Miss Dorothy Sings
Fifth Friday – Blue Moon Friday – Library Staff Presents
2:00pm – Lego Club – One Saturday per month
Doing our best to reach your youngster’s classroom and to support their classroom activities, we deliver programs and materials to area daycares, preschools, and classrooms. Call us to set up your facility visit.
TEENS, ADULTS, FAMILIES – CRAFTS, COLORING, BOOK CLUBS
6:00pm Card Making & Cricut – 3rd Mondays
6:00pm Knitting – 4th Mondays
7:00pm Book Discussion Group – 2nd Tuesdays
3:00pm Adult Coloring Club – Weekly
6:00pm Quilting – Weekly
12:00pm Gadget Help – Weekly
We deliver books, large-print books, audios and videos to Watsontown Health and Rehab & Warrior Run Manor Apartments for resident enjoyment.
Book Discussion Group Schedule
Second Tuesdays of the month, 7:00pm
2016 Book Club Selections
|JAN||100 Foot Journey||FILM|
|FEB||Little Prince||Antoine de Saint-Exupéry|
|MAR||All the Light We Cannot See||Anthony Doerr|
|APR||Go Set a Watchman||Harper Lee|
|MAY||Still Alice||Lisa Genova|
|JUN||Little Paris Bookshop||Nina George|
|JUL||Art of Hearing Heartbeats||Jan-Philipp Sendker|
|AUG||God of Small Things||Arundhati Roy|
|SEP||Wright Brothers||David McCullough|
|OCT||Being Mortal||Atul Gawande|
|NOV||Remembering Firebase Ripcord||Christopher Brady|
|DEC||Plan for 2017||Present your nominations|
PA Forward Literacy Programs
Look for programs, hand outs, and resource sharing on these topics throughout the year. We’re here to connect you with information that will help you move forward.
- Social & Cultural
- Reading & Writing
Summer Reading Program – (seasonal)
Offering a variety of activities for all ages, ranging from babies to adults. Several family friendly programs. Summer Reading Theme 2016: On Your Mark, Get Set, Read!