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Matthews Public Library

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102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
717-865-5523 matthews.lclibs.org

April 2020

Children’s Story Hour @MAT

April 1 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

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Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

April 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

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Matthews Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting

April 7 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 9:30 am on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

The Matthews Public Library Board of Trustees meets the first Tuesday of each month except in June and July.  The public may attend all meetings of the Board of Trustees.

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Children’s Story Hour @MAT

April 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

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Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

April 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

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FITT @MAT: Intro to Excel Part 3

April 13 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

In Part 3 participants will learn how to use Excel’s mail merge to produce various forms of written communication in bulk. Call to register; space is limited.  This free FITT (Finding Independence Through Technology) class is sponsored by the Bishop Foundation.

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Children’s Story Hour @MAT

April 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

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Pennsylvania German Conversation Group @MAT

April 15 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 16, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Join this group of Pennsylvania German conversation enthusiasts as they gather to discuss timely topics and issues in the language of Pennsylvania German. Anyone interested in keeping this language alive is invited to participate. The group is facilitated by a Pennsylvania German educator.

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Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

April 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

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Smart Start Storytime @MAT

April 20 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Monday, repeating until June 1, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
FREE
Smart Start Storytime new bonus sessions

Smart Start Storytime is a free, 30 minute program for babies birth through two years of age and their parents, grandparents, and caregivers. No registration is required and siblings are welcome to attend. Smart Start Storytimes will be held at each library on the following days and times: Annville: Tuesdays at 10:30am Lebanon: Mondays at 12:15pm Matthews: Mondays at 10:30am Myerstown: Thursdays at 12:15pm Palmyra: Tuesdays at 12:15pm Richland: Thursdays at 10:30am On the following dates: February 3 – March 5 April 20 – May 21…

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Children’s Story Hour @MAT

April 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

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Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

April 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

Find out more »

Smart Start Storytime @MAT

April 27 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Monday, repeating until June 1, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
FREE
Smart Start Storytime new bonus sessions

Smart Start Storytime is a free, 30 minute program for babies birth through two years of age and their parents, grandparents, and caregivers. No registration is required and siblings are welcome to attend. Smart Start Storytimes will be held at each library on the following days and times: Annville: Tuesdays at 10:30am Lebanon: Mondays at 12:15pm Matthews: Mondays at 10:30am Myerstown: Thursdays at 12:15pm Palmyra: Tuesdays at 12:15pm Richland: Thursdays at 10:30am On the following dates: February 3 – March 5 April 20 – May 21…

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FITT @MAT: Intro to Excel Part 4

April 27 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

In Part 4, basic knowledge of Excel is required, participants will explore pie, bar and line charts/graphs, using the library's laptops.  Excel workbook samples will be provided. Participants may bring their own worksheets to develop charts and graphs if they wish. Call to register; space is limited. This free FITT (Finding Independence Through Technology) class is sponsored by the Bishop Foundation.

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Book Club @MAT

April 28 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:30 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until November 24, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

The library's book club meets tonight to discuss the month's reading selection.  For meeting details, to view the reading schedule, or information on where the club is meeting tonight (in select months the members meet at Esther's Restaurant or Ivana's Bistro as noted on the club schedule), go to Matthews Public Library's Book Club page.

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Children’s Story Hour @MAT

April 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

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Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

April 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

Find out more »

May 2020

Smart Start Storytime @MAT

May 4 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Monday, repeating until June 1, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
FREE
Smart Start Storytime new bonus sessions

Smart Start Storytime is a free, 30 minute program for babies birth through two years of age and their parents, grandparents, and caregivers. No registration is required and siblings are welcome to attend. Smart Start Storytimes will be held at each library on the following days and times: Annville: Tuesdays at 10:30am Lebanon: Mondays at 12:15pm Matthews: Mondays at 10:30am Myerstown: Thursdays at 12:15pm Palmyra: Tuesdays at 12:15pm Richland: Thursdays at 10:30am On the following dates: February 3 – March 5 April 20 – May 21…

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Matthews Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting

May 5 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 9:30 am on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

The Matthews Public Library Board of Trustees meets the first Tuesday of each month except in June and July.  The public may attend all meetings of the Board of Trustees.

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Children’s Story Hour @MAT

May 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

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Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

May 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

Find out more »

Smart Start Storytime @MAT

May 11 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Monday, repeating until June 1, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
FREE
Smart Start Storytime new bonus sessions

Smart Start Storytime is a free, 30 minute program for babies birth through two years of age and their parents, grandparents, and caregivers. No registration is required and siblings are welcome to attend. Smart Start Storytimes will be held at each library on the following days and times: Annville: Tuesdays at 10:30am Lebanon: Mondays at 12:15pm Matthews: Mondays at 10:30am Myerstown: Thursdays at 12:15pm Palmyra: Tuesdays at 12:15pm Richland: Thursdays at 10:30am On the following dates: February 3 – March 5 April 20 – May 21…

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Children’s Story Hour @MAT

May 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

Find out more »

Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

May 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

Find out more »

Smart Start Storytime @MAT

May 18 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Monday, repeating until June 1, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
FREE
Smart Start Storytime new bonus sessions

Smart Start Storytime is a free, 30 minute program for babies birth through two years of age and their parents, grandparents, and caregivers. No registration is required and siblings are welcome to attend. Smart Start Storytimes will be held at each library on the following days and times: Annville: Tuesdays at 10:30am Lebanon: Mondays at 12:15pm Matthews: Mondays at 10:30am Myerstown: Thursdays at 12:15pm Palmyra: Tuesdays at 12:15pm Richland: Thursdays at 10:30am On the following dates: February 3 – March 5 April 20 – May 21…

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Children’s Story Hour @MAT

May 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

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Pennsylvania German Conversation Group @MAT

May 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 1:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 16, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Join this group of Pennsylvania German conversation enthusiasts as they gather to discuss timely topics and issues in the language of Pennsylvania German. Anyone interested in keeping this language alive is invited to participate. The group is facilitated by a Pennsylvania German educator.

Find out more »

Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

May 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

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Matthews Public Library is closed.

May 25
Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Matthews Public Library is closed today.  The after hours book drop at the back of the building is available for returns.  The eLibrary is available 24/7 (even when the library is closed!) to borrow eBooks and downloadable audiobooks.

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Book Club @MAT

May 26 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 5:30 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until November 24, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

The library's book club meets tonight to discuss the month's reading selection.  For meeting details, to view the reading schedule, or information on where the club is meeting tonight (in select months the members meet at Esther's Restaurant or Ivana's Bistro as noted on the club schedule), go to Matthews Public Library's Book Club page.

Find out more »

Children’s Story Hour @MAT

May 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

Find out more »

Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

May 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

Find out more »

June 2020

Annual Book Sale @MAT

June 1 @ 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on June 2, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 3, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 4, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 5, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 6, 2020 at 9:00 am

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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The library's annual book sale runs all week long on the second floor of the library during library business hours.  Thousands of books (including children's picturebooks, chapter books, fiction, and non-fiction), DVD's, videos, and music CD's are available for sale with prices ranging from $.25 - $2. No preview sale; sale is open to the public during the library's business hours.  Saturday, June 6, 2020, is $2/bag of books day; we provide the bag!  Proceeds benefit the library.

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Smart Start Storytime @MAT

June 1 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Monday, repeating until June 1, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
FREE
Smart Start Storytime new bonus sessions

Smart Start Storytime is a free, 30 minute program for babies birth through two years of age and their parents, grandparents, and caregivers. No registration is required and siblings are welcome to attend. Smart Start Storytimes will be held at each library on the following days and times: Annville: Tuesdays at 10:30am Lebanon: Mondays at 12:15pm Matthews: Mondays at 10:30am Myerstown: Thursdays at 12:15pm Palmyra: Tuesdays at 12:15pm Richland: Thursdays at 10:30am On the following dates: February 3 – March 5 April 20 – May 21…

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Annual Book Sale @MAT

June 2 @ 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on June 2, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 3, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 4, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 5, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 6, 2020 at 9:00 am

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map

The library's annual book sale runs all week long on the second floor of the library during library business hours.  Thousands of books (including children's picturebooks, chapter books, fiction, and non-fiction), DVD's, videos, and music CD's are available for sale with prices ranging from $.25 - $2. No preview sale; sale is open to the public during the library's business hours.  Saturday, June 6, 2020, is $2/bag of books day; we provide the bag!  Proceeds benefit the library.

Find out more »

Annual Book Sale @MAT

June 3 @ 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on June 2, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 3, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 4, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 5, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 6, 2020 at 9:00 am

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map

The library's annual book sale runs all week long on the second floor of the library during library business hours.  Thousands of books (including children's picturebooks, chapter books, fiction, and non-fiction), DVD's, videos, and music CD's are available for sale with prices ranging from $.25 - $2. No preview sale; sale is open to the public during the library's business hours.  Saturday, June 6, 2020, is $2/bag of books day; we provide the bag!  Proceeds benefit the library.

Find out more »

Children’s Story Hour @MAT

June 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

Find out more »

Annual Book Sale @MAT

June 4 @ 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on June 2, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 3, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 4, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 5, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 6, 2020 at 9:00 am

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map

The library's annual book sale runs all week long on the second floor of the library during library business hours.  Thousands of books (including children's picturebooks, chapter books, fiction, and non-fiction), DVD's, videos, and music CD's are available for sale with prices ranging from $.25 - $2. No preview sale; sale is open to the public during the library's business hours.  Saturday, June 6, 2020, is $2/bag of books day; we provide the bag!  Proceeds benefit the library.

Find out more »

Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

June 4 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

Find out more »

Annual Book Sale @MAT

June 5 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on June 2, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 3, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 4, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 5, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 6, 2020 at 9:00 am

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map

The library's annual book sale runs all week long on the second floor of the library during library business hours.  Thousands of books (including children's picturebooks, chapter books, fiction, and non-fiction), DVD's, videos, and music CD's are available for sale with prices ranging from $.25 - $2. No preview sale; sale is open to the public during the library's business hours.  Saturday, June 6, 2020, is $2/bag of books day; we provide the bag!  Proceeds benefit the library.

Find out more »

Annual Book Sale @MAT

June 6 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on June 2, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 3, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 4, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 5, 2020 at 9:00 am

One event on June 6, 2020 at 9:00 am

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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The library's annual book sale runs all week long on the second floor of the library during library business hours.  Thousands of books (including children's picturebooks, chapter books, fiction, and non-fiction), DVD's, videos, and music CD's are available for sale with prices ranging from $.25 - $2. No preview sale; sale is open to the public during the library's business hours.  Saturday, June 6, 2020, is $2/bag of books day; we provide the bag!  Proceeds benefit the library.

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Children’s Story Hour @MAT

June 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

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Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

June 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

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Children’s Story Hour @MAT

June 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

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Pennsylvania German Conversation Group @MAT

June 17 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 16, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Join this group of Pennsylvania German conversation enthusiasts as they gather to discuss timely topics and issues in the language of Pennsylvania German. Anyone interested in keeping this language alive is invited to participate. The group is facilitated by a Pennsylvania German educator.

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Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

June 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

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Tweens/Teens Summer Learning Program @MAT

June 18 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until August 6, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Tweens and teens (ages third grade and older) are invited to a nature/STEM oriented program presented by the Lancaster County Department of Parks & Recreation Environmental Education Team.  Tweens and teens will learn about nature and complete a hands on experiment at each program.  No sign up is required for these programs.  For the complete schedule of Thursday afternoon programs please visit the Summer Learning Program page.

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Summer Learning Program @MAT

June 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 11, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Children of all ages are invited to enjoy an educational, and most importantly, FUN program each Tuesday at 2 pm; no sign up is required for program attendance.  For the complete schedule of Tuesday afternoon programs please visit the Summer Learning Programs page.

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Book Club @MAT

June 23 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:30 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until November 24, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

The library's book club meets tonight to discuss the month's reading selection.  For meeting details, to view the reading schedule, or information on where the club is meeting tonight (in select months the members meet at Esther's Restaurant or Ivana's Bistro as noted on the club schedule), go to Matthews Public Library's Book Club page.

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Children’s Story Hour @MAT

June 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

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Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

June 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

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Tweens/Teens Summer Learning Program @MAT

June 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until August 6, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Tweens and teens (ages third grade and older) are invited to a nature/STEM oriented program presented by the Lancaster County Department of Parks & Recreation Environmental Education Team.  Tweens and teens will learn about nature and complete a hands on experiment at each program.  No sign up is required for these programs.  For the complete schedule of Thursday afternoon programs please visit the Summer Learning Program page.

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Summer Learning Program @MAT

June 30 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 11, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Children of all ages are invited to enjoy an educational, and most importantly, FUN program each Tuesday at 2 pm; no sign up is required for program attendance.  For the complete schedule of Tuesday afternoon programs please visit the Summer Learning Programs page.

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July 2020

Children’s Story Hour @MAT

July 1 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

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Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

July 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

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Tweens/Teens Summer Learning Program @MAT

July 2 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until August 6, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Tweens and teens (ages third grade and older) are invited to a nature/STEM oriented program presented by the Lancaster County Department of Parks & Recreation Environmental Education Team.  Tweens and teens will learn about nature and complete a hands on experiment at each program.  No sign up is required for these programs.  For the complete schedule of Thursday afternoon programs please visit the Summer Learning Program page.

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Matthews Public Library is closed.

July 4
Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Matthews Public Library is closed today.  The after hours book drop at the back of the building is available for returns.  The eLibrary is available 24/7 (even when the library is closed!) to borrow eBooks and downloadable audiobooks.

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STEM Discovery Club @MAT

July 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Monday, repeating until August 3, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

STEM Discovery Club (for children ages 5 and older) meets at the library to build things, take things apart to find out how they work, conduct experiments, and much more in hands-on workshops! The full schedule of Summer Learning Programs at the library is available here.

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Summer Learning Program @MAT

July 7 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 11, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Children of all ages are invited to enjoy an educational, and most importantly, FUN program each Tuesday at 2 pm; no sign up is required for program attendance.  For the complete schedule of Tuesday afternoon programs please visit the Summer Learning Programs page.

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Children’s Story Hour @MAT

July 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

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Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

July 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

Find out more »

Tweens/Teens Summer Learning Program @MAT

July 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until August 6, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Tweens and teens (ages third grade and older) are invited to a nature/STEM oriented program presented by the Lancaster County Department of Parks & Recreation Environmental Education Team.  Tweens and teens will learn about nature and complete a hands on experiment at each program.  No sign up is required for these programs.  For the complete schedule of Thursday afternoon programs please visit the Summer Learning Program page.

Find out more »

STEM Discovery Club @MAT

July 13 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Monday, repeating until August 3, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

STEM Discovery Club (for children ages 5 and older) meets at the library to build things, take things apart to find out how they work, conduct experiments, and much more in hands-on workshops! The full schedule of Summer Learning Programs at the library is available here.

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Summer Learning Program @MAT

July 14 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 11, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Children of all ages are invited to enjoy an educational, and most importantly, FUN program each Tuesday at 2 pm; no sign up is required for program attendance.  For the complete schedule of Tuesday afternoon programs please visit the Summer Learning Programs page.

Find out more »

Children’s Story Hour @MAT

July 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

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Pennsylvania German Conversation Group @MAT

July 15 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 1:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 16, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Join this group of Pennsylvania German conversation enthusiasts as they gather to discuss timely topics and issues in the language of Pennsylvania German. Anyone interested in keeping this language alive is invited to participate. The group is facilitated by a Pennsylvania German educator.

Find out more »

Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

July 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

Find out more »

Tweens/Teens Summer Learning Program @MAT

July 16 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until August 6, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Tweens and teens (ages third grade and older) are invited to a nature/STEM oriented program presented by the Lancaster County Department of Parks & Recreation Environmental Education Team.  Tweens and teens will learn about nature and complete a hands on experiment at each program.  No sign up is required for these programs.  For the complete schedule of Thursday afternoon programs please visit the Summer Learning Program page.

Find out more »

STEM Discovery Club @MAT

July 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Monday, repeating until August 3, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

STEM Discovery Club (for children ages 5 and older) meets at the library to build things, take things apart to find out how they work, conduct experiments, and much more in hands-on workshops! The full schedule of Summer Learning Programs at the library is available here.

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Summer Learning Program @MAT

July 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 11, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Children of all ages are invited to enjoy an educational, and most importantly, FUN program each Tuesday at 2 pm; no sign up is required for program attendance.  For the complete schedule of Tuesday afternoon programs please visit the Summer Learning Programs page.

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Children’s Story Hour @MAT

July 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

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Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

July 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

Find out more »

Tweens/Teens Summer Learning Program @MAT

July 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until August 6, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Tweens and teens (ages third grade and older) are invited to a nature/STEM oriented program presented by the Lancaster County Department of Parks & Recreation Environmental Education Team.  Tweens and teens will learn about nature and complete a hands on experiment at each program.  No sign up is required for these programs.  For the complete schedule of Thursday afternoon programs please visit the Summer Learning Program page.

Find out more »

STEM Discovery Club @MAT

July 27 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Monday, repeating until August 3, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

STEM Discovery Club (for children ages 5 and older) meets at the library to build things, take things apart to find out how they work, conduct experiments, and much more in hands-on workshops! The full schedule of Summer Learning Programs at the library is available here.

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Summer Learning Program @MAT

July 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 11, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Children of all ages are invited to enjoy an educational, and most importantly, FUN program each Tuesday at 2 pm; no sign up is required for program attendance.  For the complete schedule of Tuesday afternoon programs please visit the Summer Learning Programs page.

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Book Club @MAT

July 28 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 5:30 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until November 24, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

The library's book club meets tonight to discuss the month's reading selection.  For meeting details, to view the reading schedule, or information on where the club is meeting tonight (in select months the members meet at Esther's Restaurant or Ivana's Bistro as noted on the club schedule), go to Matthews Public Library's Book Club page.

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Children’s Story Hour @MAT

July 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

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Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

July 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

Find out more »

Tweens/Teens Summer Learning Program @MAT

July 30 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until August 6, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Tweens and teens (ages third grade and older) are invited to a nature/STEM oriented program presented by the Lancaster County Department of Parks & Recreation Environmental Education Team.  Tweens and teens will learn about nature and complete a hands on experiment at each program.  No sign up is required for these programs.  For the complete schedule of Thursday afternoon programs please visit the Summer Learning Program page.

Find out more »

August 2020

STEM Discovery Club @MAT

August 3 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Monday, repeating until August 3, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

STEM Discovery Club (for children ages 5 and older) meets at the library to build things, take things apart to find out how they work, conduct experiments, and much more in hands-on workshops! The full schedule of Summer Learning Programs at the library is available here.

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Matthews Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting

August 4 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 9:30 am on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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The Matthews Public Library Board of Trustees meets the first Tuesday of each month except in June and July.  The public may attend all meetings of the Board of Trustees.

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Summer Learning Program @MAT

August 4 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 11, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Children of all ages are invited to enjoy an educational, and most importantly, FUN program each Tuesday at 2 pm; no sign up is required for program attendance.  For the complete schedule of Tuesday afternoon programs please visit the Summer Learning Programs page.

Find out more »

Children’s Story Hour @MAT

August 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

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Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

August 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

Find out more »

Tweens/Teens Summer Learning Program @MAT

August 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until August 6, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Tweens and teens (ages third grade and older) are invited to a nature/STEM oriented program presented by the Lancaster County Department of Parks & Recreation Environmental Education Team.  Tweens and teens will learn about nature and complete a hands on experiment at each program.  No sign up is required for these programs.  For the complete schedule of Thursday afternoon programs please visit the Summer Learning Program page.

Find out more »

Summer Learning Program @MAT

August 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 11, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Children of all ages are invited to enjoy an educational, and most importantly, FUN program each Tuesday at 2 pm; no sign up is required for program attendance.  For the complete schedule of Tuesday afternoon programs please visit the Summer Learning Programs page.

Find out more »

Children’s Story Hour @MAT

August 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

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Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

August 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

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Sidewalk Chalk Art Competition @MAT

August 18 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Beautify the sidewalks that surround the library at our annual sidewalk chalk art contest!  Participants may work alone or with a partner.  Prizes will be awarded in three age groups: ages 8 and under; ages 9-14; and adult.  Chalk will be provided.  Call the library at 717-865-5523 to sign up!

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Children’s Story Hour @MAT

August 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

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Pennsylvania German Conversation Group @MAT

August 19 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 16, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Join this group of Pennsylvania German conversation enthusiasts as they gather to discuss timely topics and issues in the language of Pennsylvania German. Anyone interested in keeping this language alive is invited to participate. The group is facilitated by a Pennsylvania German educator.

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Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

August 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

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Book Club @MAT

August 25 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 5:30 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until November 24, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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The library's book club meets tonight to discuss the month's reading selection.  For meeting details, to view the reading schedule, or information on where the club is meeting tonight (in select months the members meet at Esther's Restaurant or Ivana's Bistro as noted on the club schedule), go to Matthews Public Library's Book Club page.

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Children’s Story Hour @MAT

August 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

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Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

August 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

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September 2020

Matthews Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting

September 1 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 9:30 am on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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The Matthews Public Library Board of Trustees meets the first Tuesday of each month except in June and July.  The public may attend all meetings of the Board of Trustees.

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Children’s Story Hour @MAT

September 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

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Pre-School Circle Time @MAT

September 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Every Thursday at 10 a.m. year round children ages 3½-5 are invited to the library for Circle Time!  At Circle Time! children learn how to be part of a group, develop listening skills, experience music and movement, and play games.   Sessions last approximately 45 minutes each, and parents are encouraged to spend Circle Time! in another part of the library.

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Matthews Public Library is closed.

September 7 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Matthews Public Library is closed today.  The after hours book drop at the back of the building is available for returns.  The eLibrary is available 24/7 (even when the library is closed!) to borrow eBooks and downloadable audiobooks.

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Children’s Story Hour @MAT

September 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 30, 2020

Matthews Public Library, 102 W Main St
Fredericksburg, PA 17026 United States
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Free

Come one, come all to Children’s Story Hour!  The first and fifth Wednesdays of each month at 10 a.m. Polka Dot City, the library’s own professional puppet theater, presents a puppet show.  After the show children will enjoy making a craft to take home with them.  The second, third, and fourth Wednesdays of the month at 10 a.m. volunteer story tellers share stories with the children followed by a craft for toddlers and pre-schoolers.  The Children’s Story Hour runs all year long, even during…

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At the instruction of the Office of Commonwealth Libraries, in order to slow the spread of covid-19 or coronavirus, all public libraries in Lebanon County will be closed effective immediately through April 6th. No library materials will be due during this time. Please remember that our elibrary is always open. Visit lclibs.org and click on ebooks.