Programs, Services, and Events
In addition to access to thousands of books, CDs, DVDs, and more, the library offers computer and printer access and many programs and events for community members. We organize family-friendly community events year-round and provide a space for kids to come after school and during the summer. All of the programs offered by the library are completely free. Let us help you make the most of the resources we offer!
Click here to see a calendar of upcoming events and ongoing programs at the library.
Here are some things the library can help you do:
- Learn a new language: We have books on CD and movies on DVD for all ages, including collections in Spanish, Chinese, and Vietnamese! We also offer weekly children's Spanish classes. Register with Susan Ben.
- Learn to play chess: We offer weekly children's chess classes. Register with Susan Ben.
- Learn computer literacy: For adults, we offer computer literacy classes, as well as one-on-one conversation for non-native speakers! Register with Dan Ryan.
- Find new things to read: We offer book clubs for teens and adults! Find schedules through the Library Facebook Page.
Seasonal Events at the Library
- There is an annual costume Halloween party with entertainment, books, and goodies!
- Our rousing Lunar New Year celebration has simulated firecrackers and a performance from the Penn Lions Drum and Dance Troupe!
- Every year, we make Valentine's Day bookmarks for sick children and their families at Ronald McDonald House!
- The annual Spring Egg Hunt always brings out a bevy of bunnies!
- An annual Musical Extravaganza could be featuring you! Sign up to perform with Children's Library Susan Ben.