Regularly Scheduled Events

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Events are free unless otherwise noted.

AARP Driving Class

AARP Driving Classes for seniors. At various times, the Library hosts both the Driver Safety Course (8 hours) and the Refresher Course (4 hours). Watch the calendar for specific dates.

Afternoon Matinee

Come view new release movies in the
Blue Bell Community Room on
Tuesdays at 2 pm


Afternoon Speak

2nd Thursday presents Afternoon Speak

April 9:  Lindsay Blanton, Water Quality Outreach Coordinator of the Wissahickon Valley Water Association.

The Wissahickon Creek is a gem of our community, offering natural and recreational value to Montgomery and Philadelphia counties. In this presentation, the  WVWA will discuss the history and developement of the Wissahickon Creek and how this has impacted the health of the water. The focus of the presentation will center around what we can do individually and as a community to improve the quality of the Wissahickon and protect its health in the future.

Location:  Lower Gwynedd Township building, 1130 N. Bethlehem Pike, Spring House (across the street from Giant)

Registering: Call  the library 215-643-1320

Ambler Book Group

The Ambler Book club meets at 1:30 pm on the 2nd THURSDAY of the month.
Everyone Welcome! Come for as many or as few sessions as you like.




Art with Benita

Art Class for Preschoolers.
On the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month from 10:30-11:30am at WVPL, Ambler.
Must register : limited to first 10 sign-ups.  215-646-1072.


Baby Story Time

 Stories, activities, and rhymes specially designed for baby and parent/caregiver.

Every Thursday at 10:15 AM from September to May. Check website for dates.

Ages 6 mos. - 18 mos. (Recommended for pre-walking or starting to walk babies as the majority of activities are while sitting). Parent or caregiver must attend with child. Register for future sessions by attending one session.

Beading Group

Kathleen Edwards presents: The Ambler Beading Group.
Meets 1st and 3rd Mondays at 1 PM at Ambler Branch.
Please bring your own tools and supplies.
Come to work on your beading projects and see what others are doing.
This group is not a "how-to" class.  Please bring your projects and supplies to work on independently.

Blood Pressure Checks

The Ambler & Blue Bell Libraries are providing FREE BLOOD PRESSURE CHECKS.
Abington Health is sending a registered nurse from their Community Health Outreach Dept. She will be at the libraries on the following dates at 10:30 - 11:30 am.

  • April 10, 2015 Friday @ Blue Bell
Blue Bell Lego Club

The Blue Bell Lego Club is for kids ages 6 and up*. Legos provided.
Third Thursdays at 4:30pm at WVPL, Blue Bell.
There will be no Lego Club in June and August.
*Younger siblings are welcome to attend, but must stay with parent/guardian. Parent/guardians must stay in the library during the event.



Bridge for Experienced Players

New tables of bridge are forming now.  Weekly games on Fridays at noon.
Contact Sue Burdick at 215-643-1320, ext 14 or  We have new friendly folks looking to make more tables.