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Improv Workshop Meet & Greet

Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 6:30pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

Do you have experience doing improv? Are you a beginner? Are you interested in improv, theater, or comedy?  Or are you just looking for a new creative outlet?

Come to a series of “meet and greet” sessions hosted by LCR Improv, a group that meets right here at Blue Bell Library each month. The sessions are an opportunity to find out what improv is all about, or to expand your current improv, acting and speaking skills.  Come to one or come to all 3 meetings; simply pick a time that works best for you! We’ll throw in some improv exercises and scene work practice. (Meetings are free, but LCR will gladly accept donations).

Join us, relax, meet some great people and have some fun! Questions? Contact Rick Horner, 267-278-5250 or lcrimprov@gmail.com.

LCR Improv is the host for this program, the Library is just providing the location. Please contact LCR Improv with questions.

 

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Improv Workshop Meet & Greet

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

Do you have experience doing improv? Are you a beginner? Are you interested in improv, theater, or comedy?  Or are you just looking for a new creative outlet?

Come to a series of “meet and greet” sessions hosted by LCR Improv, a group that meets right here at Blue Bell Library each month. The sessions are an opportunity to find out what improv is all about, or to expand your current improv, acting and speaking skills.  Come to one or come to all 3 meetings; simply pick a time that works best for you! We’ll throw in some improv exercises and scene work practice. (Meetings are free, but LCR will gladly accept donations).

Join us, relax, meet some great people and have some fun! Questions? Contact Rick Horner, 267-278-5250 or lcrimprov@gmail.com.

LCR Improv is the host for this program, the Library is just providing the location. Please contact LCR Improv with questions.

 

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Improv Incubator

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 6:30pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

 

An improv "get-together" for any and all improvisers of all different experience levels in order to keep their skills sharp. Have you never performed improv? Do you not even know what improv is? Have no fear! We are friendly and experienced, and we will happily put you through the ringer... uh... show you the ropes! This Improv Meetup is held once a month, on the second Tuesday of the month, at the Wissahickon Valley Public Library, Blue Bell Branch at 650 Skippack Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm! Come join in on the fun, meet some great people, and have a good laugh while you're at it... you may not want to leave once you're there! Wear comfortable clothes you can move around in, in case you have to Liza Minnelli. ...between the bearded ladies, dog-women crawling around, and Natalie Portman's killer jokes, there's just something here for everyone.

Questions? Feel free to email ick1019@gmail.com!

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Improv Incubator

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - 6:30pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

 

An improv "get-together" for any and all improvisers of all different experience levels in order to keep their skills sharp. Have you never performed improv? Do you not even know what improv is? Have no fear! We are friendly and experienced, and we will happily put you through the ringer... uh... show you the ropes! This Improv Meetup is held once a month, on the second Tuesday of the month, at the Wissahickon Valley Public Library, Blue Bell Branch at 650 Skippack Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm! Come join in on the fun, meet some great people, and have a good laugh while you're at it... you may not want to leave once you're there! Wear comfortable clothes you can move around in, in case you have to Liza Minnelli. ...between the bearded ladies, dog-women crawling around, and Natalie Portman's killer jokes, there's just something here for everyone.

Questions? Feel free to email ick1019@gmail.com!

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Improv Incubator

Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 6:30pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

 

An improv "get-together" for any and all improvisers of all different experience levels in order to keep their skills sharp. Have you never performed improv? Do you not even know what improv is? Have no fear! We are friendly and experienced, and we will happily put you through the ringer... uh... show you the ropes! This Improv Meetup is held once a month, on the second Tuesday of the month, at the Wissahickon Valley Public Library, Blue Bell Branch at 650 Skippack Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm! Come join in on the fun, meet some great people, and have a good laugh while you're at it... you may not want to leave once you're there! Wear comfortable clothes you can move around in, in case you have to Liza Minnelli. ...between the bearded ladies, dog-women crawling around, and Natalie Portman's killer jokes, there's just something here for everyone.

Questions? Feel free to email ick1019@gmail.com!

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Borrowing eBooks and More @ Ambler

Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 6:30pm
Event location: 
Ambler

ebooksLearn how to borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and more through Wissahickon Valley Public Library's Overdrive and Hoopla digital borrowing services. We will review the basics for both platforms then offer individual help to patrons who wish to try these services.

This class is free, but Registration is Required. Please call the library to register at 215-646-1072 or register online through Eventbrite at https://library-ebooks.eventbrite.com

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Cook the Book @ Ambler: The Berkshires Farm Table

Wednesday, June 16, 2021 - 6:15pm
Event location: 
ONLINE

The Berkshires farm table cookbook : 125 home-grown recipes from the hills of New EnglandCook the Book Ambler's Delicious Cookbook Book Club

For June’s meeting, we will cook from The Berkshires Farm Table Cookbook, by Elisa Spungen Bildner.

The cookbook club will meet online at 6 pm. Although we will not be cooking together, please select a recipe and share your experiences with cooking the recipe you chose. Current members will receive a Zoom invite. New members should contact Anne Hall for an invitation at ahall@wvpl.org.

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Magician Steve Wallach @ Ambler

Monday, July 8, 2019 - 6:30pm
Event location: 
Ambler

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Steve Wallach is a nationally acclaimed Magician and Mind Reader, entertaining and mystifying audiences with incredible Illusions of the Mind. Mr. Wallach recently finished a wildly successful run as house Magician / Mind Reader for Resorts Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

Audiences, young and old, will enjoy the magic of Steve Wallach.

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Author Visit: Beth Macy

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 7:00pm
Event location: 
Other: See Description

Come see author Beth Macy, writer of "Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and The Drug Company that Addicted America," (Paperback, August 6, Little Brown and Company).  An instant NY Times and indie bestseller, "Dopesick is the only book to fully chart the devastating opioid crisis in America: a harrowing, deeply compassionate dispatch from the heart of a national emergency," ( NY Times) from a bestselling author and journalist who has lived through it.   Dopesick won the L.A. Times Book Prize award for science and technology and was short-listed for The Kirkus Prize and the Andrew Carnegie Medal.  

Location:  Upper Dublin Public Library Community Rooms (upstairs), 805 Loch Alsh Avenue, Fort Washington, PA.

TICKETS: dopesick.brownpapertickets.com  ($10 for admission only; $17 for admission & paperback copy of "Dopesick)" 

In partnership with Towne Book Center & Cafe and Upper Dublin Public Library

 

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