Jordan Sonnenblick visits WVPL!

Friday, June 26, 2015 - 3:30pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

Author Jordan Sonnenblick is visiting WVPL! You probably know him best for his books Drums, Girls, and Dangerous Pie or Notes From the Midnigth Driver. He's visiting to talk about his writing, his inspiration, and answer your questions about writing or his books.

Registration required. Please select one option below. Begins June 8.:

-Register as part of our Teen Summer Reading Challenge
-Sign-up here if you are not particpating in our challenge.

Free book included with registration while supplies last. For ages 12-17.
Jordan Sonnenblick joins us as part of the Montgomery County Teen Author Tour.

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Opera Goes to the Library

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 7:00pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell


Opera North, Inc. and the Wissahickon Valley Public Library presents OPERA GOES TO THE LIBRARY.  A new community interactive concert performance combining music, opera and literature.  The performance will include Mozart’s Don Giovanni, Bizet’s Carmen, Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess and other opera and Broadway selections.  The performers include accomplished opera singers and instrumentalists that will entertain and engage the audience through their music, conversation and invitation to perform with the concert artists.  In addition to the concert performance, books will be on display and available for loan ranging from children’s illustrated books, fun stories, biographies and history all related to music and opera for the readers’ enjoyment and educational experience.

For all ages. No Registration.

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Road To College (Planning)

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

The "Road to College" is often confusing and a little daunting. Let this panel of experts help make the Road a little easier to navigate. Bring questions!

Topics and speakers include:

  • College Prep
  • College Advising
  • Athletics
  • Financing for College

Learn more at the Road To College website. For high school students and their parents. Free and with refreshments!

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Out of the Ordinary – Make an Unusual Pendant

Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 7:00pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

Kathleen Edwards of Madcap Jewelry, instructor.

Out of the Ordinary Pendant: Take shapes and ornamentation and put them together to make your own unique pendant. Neckwire included so you can wear your creation home. You will be using superglue, so no small children please. All supplies are provided free of charge.

Class size limited to 15. Sign up today! Come to the Library or call 215-643-1320.

Madcap Jewelry creates earrings, bracelets and pendants and exhibits throughout the Delaware Valley area.

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Teen Advisory Group

Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 2:00pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

Attention teens in middle and high school! Do you want to help your library? Join our Teen Advisory Group.

What is the Teen Advisory Group?

  • A group that helps plan events for kids, families, & teens.
  • Brainstorm and lead volunteer opportunities for classmates.
  • Help the library out with special volunteer opportunties.
  • And more!

This group enjoys planning, discussing, and more. Snacks provided! Free prizes! Join today!

For ages 13-18 (must be in middle school or high school). Registration requested.Fill out the form or Contact Us>Youth. Meetings are the fourth Saturday of every month at 2 PM.

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