Sep
1
Sat
Senior Saturday Contest @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Sep 1 – Sep 30 all-day
Senior Saturday Contest @ Parkland Community Library

Stop by our library any Saturday in September or attend any September event to enter for a chance to win 2 tickets to see ‘The Marvelous
Wonderettes’ at the Pines Dinner Theater on 10/13.

Sep
26
Wed
Plugged Into Tech Workshop Series @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Sep 26 @ 9:00 am
Plugged Into Tech Workshop Series @ Parkland Community Library

SEPTEMBER 05
Social Media
SEPTEMBER 12
Online Security
SEPTEMBER 19
Apps
SEPTEMBER 26
Online Security

We’ll help you stay safe while shopping online, discovering new apps, and connecting with your family on social media in our PA Forward
Information Literacy Workshop series. RSVP.

Space is limited. Reservations are preferred by calling 610.398.1361 ext 13, emailing wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.orgor by stopping by our customer service desk. Or click here to sign up for any of our adult events.

Joy of Coloring and Brain Puzzles @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Sep 26 @ 3:00 pm
Joy of Coloring and Brain Puzzles @ Parkland Community Library

Discover how coloring and brain puzzles both de-stresses you and unleashes your creativity at our special coloring session just for adults. Snacks provided. Space is limited. Reservations are preferred by calling 610.398.1361 ext 13, emailing wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.orgor by stopping by our customer service desk. Or click here to sign up for any of our adult events.

 

 

Sep
27
Thu
Senior DIY Projects @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Sep 27 @ 11:00 am
Senior DIY Projects @ Parkland Community Library

Interested in some fun fall projects?Join us for do it yourself series with all materials supplied. Space is limited. RSVP.

SEPTEMBER 06
Apple Pie
SEPTEMBER 20
Tie Dye
SEPTEMBER 27 This event is now full.
Planter Beautify

Space is limited. Reservations are preferred by calling 610.398.1361 ext 13, emailing wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.orgor by stopping by our customer service desk. Or click here to sign up for any of our adult events.

Knitting Circle @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Sep 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Knitting Circle @ Parkland Community Library

Spend a fun afternoon swapping knitting tips and tricks! Just bring your knitting materials and enthusiasm. For knitters of all ages and skill levels.

 

Board Meeting @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Sep 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sep
28
Fri
Show Tunes Concert @ Independent Park, Upper Macungie Tickets
Sep 28 @ 1:00 pm
Show Tunes Concert @ Independent Park, Upper Macungie

Enjoy music from Hamilton, the Greatest Showman, La La Land, and more. Celebrate the end of September Senior Month, as Sing for America takes you on a
musical song journey. Space is limited. RSVP. Held at Independent Park Community Center.

Space is limited. Reservations are preferred by calling 610.398.1361 ext 13, emailing wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.orgor by stopping by our customer service desk. Or click here to sign up for any of our adult events.

Sep
29
Sat
Homemade Card Making @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Sep 29 @ 11:00 am
Homemade Card Making @ Parkland Community Library | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

This event is now full. Ready to be crafty and creative? Join us for a fall greeting card workshop to make your own personalized card. All materials provided.

Reservations are preferred by calling 610.398.1361 ext 13, emailing wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.orgor by stopping by our customer service desk. Or click here to sign up for any of our adult events.

Oct
1
Mon
Ocean’s 8: Modern Brown Bag Classics @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Oct 1 @ 1:00 pm
Ocean's 8: Modern Brown Bag Classics @ Parkland Community Library | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

We’ll play the lastest contemporary film classics while you relax with your lunch. Drinks provided. First Monday of each month.
September – Chappaquiddick
October – Oceans 8
November – Won’t You Be My Neighbor

Reservations are preferred by calling 610.398.1361 ext 13, emailing wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.org, or by stopping by our customer service desk. Or click here to sign up for any of our adult events.

 

 

 

College Funding Coach @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Oct 1 @ 6:30 pm
College Funding Coach @ Parkland Community Library | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

Is the high cost of higher education overwhelming? The College Funding Coach® is here to help you figure out HOW to pay for it! Discover how to attend private universities for the same out of pocket cost as in-state schools , strategies to pay for multiple children attending college at the same time and more. RSVP. A PA Forward Financial Literacy event.

3 easy ways to RSVP:

Call 610.398.1361 ext 13. Email wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.org. Click here to sign up for any of our adult events.

Oct
2
Tue
Technical Tuesday @ Luther Crest Tickets
Oct 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Technical Tuesday @ Luther Crest | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

Got computer or device questions?  Looking for help with downloading ebooks or using library online resources?  We’ll explore and answer questions together at this special session just for seniors.  Held at Luther Crest.  Reservations are preferred by calling 610.398.1361 ext 13, emailing wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.orgor by stopping by our customer service desk.

Beauty of Glass @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Oct 2 @ 6:30 pm
Beauty of Glass @ Parkland Community Library

Discover the art of glass collecting and history with local expert and collector Randy’s talk. Explore his collection in person tonight and at our September community exhibit. RSVP.

Sign up by clicking here online, at 610.398.1361 x13, or at wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.org.

Oct
9
Tue
Senior Book Club: My Brilliant Friend @ Luther Crest Tickets
Oct 9 @ 3:00 pm
Senior Book Club: My Brilliant Friend @ Luther Crest  | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

Calling all seniors! Would you like to read and discuss novels with others? Come join us every second Tuesday of the month at 3pm to meet friends and chat about our favorite books:

SEPTEMBER A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline.
OCTOBER My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante
NOVEMBER The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey

Register by calling 610.398.1361 ext 13, emailing wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.orgor by stopping by our customer service desk.

Click here to sign up for your favorite PCL adult event.

Travel with Savvy @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Oct 9 @ 7:00 pm
Travel with Savvy @ Parkland Community Library

NEW! Come share travel tips and insights, and make plans for a group trip. Hosted by experienced, travel enthusiast Ann.

Space is limited. Reservations are preferred by calling 610.398.1361 ext 13, emailing wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.org, or by stopping by our customer service desk.

Oct
10
Wed
Medicare Enrollment Assistance @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Oct 10 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Medicare Enrollment Assistance @ Parkland Community Library | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

Schedule an appointment with a certified Medicare counselor to review and explore your enrollment options. Appointments available hourly. Bring your insurance cards and Medicare card, as well as a list of all medications including dosage and how often taken. Presented by Apprise Counseling. RSVP.

Sign up by clicking here online, at 610.398.1361 x13, or at wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.org.

 

Oct
11
Thu
Senior Yoga @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Oct 11 @ 10:30 am
Senior Yoga @ Parkland Community Library

Grow your flexibility, strength, and balance in a special senior series. Presented by certified yoga instructor Karen Klubertanz of Five Paths. A PA Forward Health Literacy event.

Space is limited. Reservations are preferred by calling 610.398.1361 ext 13, emailing wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.org, or by stopping by our customer service desk.

Fall Family Storytelling – Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Oct 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Fall Family Storytelling - Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild @ Parkland Community Library

Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild’s Robin Reichert and MaryAnn Paterniti will tell spooky stories to entertain your entire family. Our storytellers will chill spines, tickle funny bones, and spin webs of horror thanks to an anonymous grant. A PA Forward Social Literacy event.

Sign up by clicking here online, at 610.398.1361 x13, or at wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.org.

Oct
12
Fri
PA Dutch Life @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Oct 12 @ 2:00 pm
PA Dutch Life @ Parkland Community Library

Do you remember the Village Inn and other PA Dutch local places? Join us for a three part series as we celebrate PA Dutch heritage. Local experts Jean and David will share the Pa Dutch flag history, life growing up as a child on a PA Dutch farm, the origins of holidays and hex signs, and more. We’ll also sing some PA Dutch songs! RSVP. A PA Forward Social Literacy event.

Space is limited. Reservations are preferred by calling 610.398.1361 ext 13, emailing wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.orgor by stopping by our customer service desk. Or click here to sign up for any of our adult events.

Oct
15
Mon
East of Eden: Brown Bag Classics @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Oct 15 @ 1:00 pm
East of Eden: Brown Bag Classics @ Parkland Community Library | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

Are you a classic movie fan? Join us for our exciting new classic film series on the 3rd Monday of each month.   You bring your lunch and we’ll bring the beverages.

September – Man in a Grey Flannel Suit

October – East of Eden

November – Vertigo

December – The Bishop’s Wife

Space is limited. Reservations are preferred by calling 610.398.1361 ext 13, emailing wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.orgor by stopping by our customer service desk.

 

 

 

Technology Help Desk @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Oct 15 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Technology Help Desk @ Parkland Community Library

Stop by anytime with your device, and/or technology question, and we’ll have someone available to give one-on-one help.

A drop in event, no reservations needed.  For any questions, contact Becky at wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.org or 610-398-1361 x13.

Oct
16
Tue
Metamorphosis: Book Quest @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Metamorphosis: Book Quest @ Parkland Community Library | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

The library’s book group for adults meets to chat about their favorite novels. New members are always welcome!  Reservations are preferred by calling 610.398.1361 ext 13, emailing wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.orgor by stopping by our customer service desk.

August – Don’t  You Cry by Mary Kubica
September – Beartown by Frederick Bachman
October – The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka
November – A Gentleman in Moscow
December – Turtles All the Way

 

 

Oct
17
Wed
Flu Shot Clinic @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Oct 17 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Flu Shot Clinic @ Parkland Community Library

Get your flu shot at our library. Sponsored by Walgreens Pharmacy. Provided for free or a small co-pay through most insurance companies. No RSVP. Please remember to bring your insurance card!

This is a PA Forward Health Literacy event. Our library is part of a statewide partnership to promote active citizens able to manage their own well being.

Oct
19
Fri
Games We Love @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Oct 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Games We Love @ Parkland Community Library | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

Bridge, Pinochle, Canasta, Chess.  We’ll provide the cards, game boards, and instructions.  You’re in charge of having fun and enjoying some friendly competition.

Space is limited. Reservations are preferred by calling 610.398.1361 ext 13, emailing wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.orgor by stopping by our customer service desk. 

Oct
23
Tue
What’s Your Story? @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Oct 23 @ 3:00 pm
What's Your Story? @ Parkland Community Library

Join us at our new monthly writing workshop designed to help writers discover how to write their memoir.  Space is limited. Reservations are preferred by calling 610.398.1361 ext 13, emailing wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.orgor by stopping by our customer service desk.

 

 

Tricia Talks: Transformation Tuesdays @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Oct 23 @ 7:00 pm
Tricia Talks: Transformation Tuesdays @ Parkland Community Library | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

Professional development coaching, topics, and support for you in this monthly program. RSVP. A PA Forward Information Literacy event.

September 2018 Topic – Emotional Safety at Work

Reservations are preferred by calling 610.398.1361 ext 13, emailing wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.org, or by stopping by our customer service desk. Or click here to sign up for any of our adult events.

 

Oct
24
Wed
Joy of Coloring and Brain Puzzles @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Oct 24 @ 3:00 pm
Joy of Coloring and Brain Puzzles @ Parkland Community Library

Discover how coloring and brain puzzles both de-stresses you and unleashes your creativity at our special coloring session just for adults. Snacks provided. Space is limited. Reservations are preferred by calling 610.398.1361 ext 13, emailing wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.orgor by stopping by our customer service desk. Or click here to sign up for any of our adult events.

 

 

Oct
25
Thu
Knitting Circle @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Oct 25 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Knitting Circle @ Parkland Community Library

Spend a fun afternoon swapping knitting tips and tricks! Just bring your knitting materials and enthusiasm. For knitters of all ages and skill levels.

 

Board Meeting @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oct
30
Tue
Victoria: Queen of An Era @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Oct 30 @ 7:00 pm
Victoria: Queen of An Era @ Parkland Community Library | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

Queen Victoria herself will be joining us at our library! She will regale us with stories of her childhood, her marriage and her family as well as debunk some popular myths that surround the woman who gave her name to an era. Presented by the Ladies of History Historical Productions. RSVP. A PA Forward Civic Literacy event.

Sign up by clicking here online, at 610.398.1361 x13, or at wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.org.

Nov
3
Sat
Mixed Media Moments @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Nov 3 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Mixed Media Moments @ Parkland Community Library

Looking for more time to enjoy the creativity, individuality, and self-discovery of mixed media art? A variety of materials, concepts, and ideas will abound at this create and share time with other artists. RSVP.

3 easy ways to RSVP:

Call 610.398.1361 ext 13. Email wanamakerb@parklandlibrary.org. Click here to sign up for any of our adult events.