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Book Discussion - A Personal Matter

Jun
27

Book Discussion - A Personal Matter

@ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Kenzaburō Ōe, the winner of the 1994 Nobel Prize for Literature, is internationally acclaimed as one of the most important and influential post-World War II writers, known for his powerful accounts of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and his own struggle to come to terms with a mentally handicapped son. The Swedish Academy lauded Ōe for his "poetic force [that] creates an imagined world where life and myth condense to form a disconcerting picture of the human predicament today."

Meet the Author: Janice Monahan Rodgers

Aug
1

Meet the Author: Janice Monahan Rodgers

@ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join Janice Monahan Rodgers as she discusses her books Letters to my Sister and Letters to my Sister Volume 2: Chew Street and Beyond.

They are both comprised of short stories about the postwar years of the 1940’s and 50’s growing up in Allentown.   They chronicle family vacations, adventures in the Chew Street neighborhood and  her family’s big move to the ‘suburbs’ in a nostalgic, funny and sentimental fashion. 

Registration required. This program is part of NAPL's Adult Summer Learning Program - Libraries Rock!

Harry Potter Trivia Night

Aug
24

Harry Potter Trivia Night

@ 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm

THIS PROGRAM IS FULL. PLEASE E-MAIL OR CALL TO BE PLACED ON THE WAIT LIST. 

All things Harry Potter at our second Harry Potter Trivia Night. All new questions, prizes, and snacks! Old and new teams welcome.

Teams are up to four people. This event is for adults 18 years and older. Registration required, space is limited. Please e-mail Emily at eeddinger@northamptonapl.org to sign your team up or call the Library at 610-262-7537.  This program is part of NAPL's Adult Summer Learning Program - Libraries Rock!

1980s Adult Escape Room

Jul
25

1980s Adult Escape Room

@ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Find the clues, solve the puzzles, escape this 1980s themed room. 

Registration is required, space is limited. Please call the Library at 610-262-7537 to sign up. This event is for adults 18 years and older. Registration begins Saturday June 2 at Family Fun Day. This program is part of NAPL's Adult Summer Learning Program - Libraries Rock!

Cancelled - Board Game Battle Royale

Jul
27

Cancelled - Board Game Battle Royale

@ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Battle through five rounds of non-stop board games to win the most points and survive the ultimate face-off. 

Each team will have 10 minutes to compete against other teams to earn as many points as possible in that round. Each team will get a chance to play each of the following games: Bananagrams, Taboo, Scattergories, Trivial Pursuit, and 5-Secound Rule. The two teams with the most points will face off in a game of Jenga to be crowned the winners. There are prizes for the winning team and snacks are provided.

Music Rocks - Learn about Music Therapy

Jul
18

Music Rocks - Learn about Music Therapy

Community Room
@ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Learn about music therapy and how music can help improve overall health and wellness! Through drumming, instrument playing, singing, songwriting and moving to music, the entire family will gain firsthand experience of the benefits of music therapy, including strategies to help decrease pain, anxiety, depression and grief.  

Registration is required for this program. Registration for this program begins Saturday June 2 at Family Fun Day. This program is part of NAPL's Adult Summer Learning Program - Libraries Rock!

Libraries Rock - Adult Rock Painting

Jun
27

Libraries Rock - Adult Rock Painting

Community Room
@ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

PROGRAM IS FULL. CALL THE LIBRARY AT 610-262-7537 TO BE ADDED TO THE WAITLIST. 

Get creative with Michell Ohl as she guides you though rock painting techniques. 

Registration required, space is limited. This event is for adults 18 years and older. Registration begins Saturday June 2 at Family Fun Day. This program is part of NAPL's Adult Summer Learning Program - Libraries Rock!

Book Release Event

Jun
9

Book Release Event

@ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join Jeremy for the release of his first book My Happiness Journey: 8 Guiding Principles to a Happy Life. There will be a discussion about writing, self publishing, and  a Q & A session.
Copies of the book will be available for purchase that day and Jeremy will be signing books. Please register below. 

A New Breed of Con Artist

Jun
6

A New Breed of Con Artist

@ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Today, scammers are on the phone, at our door and online.  Scammers will usually stop at nothing to steal your personal information and ultimately, your life.  Learn the types of fraud and scams, how to identify and protect yourself from each.  Registration required.  

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