Jul
16
Mon
Read to the Pups @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Jul 16 @ 6:30 pm
Read to the Pups @ Parkland Community Library

Our July 2nd event is cancelled due to excessive heat warning. Join the Lehigh Valley Therapy Dogs and practice reading aloud to these patient and gentle pups. No RSVP.

Jul
17
Tue
Buckets Full of Nature @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Jul 17 @ 1:00 pm
Buckets Full of Nature @ Parkland Community Library | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

All classes are now full. Each session, your budding conservationist will experience a combination of reading, art, experiments and hands-on activities. For 3, 4, and 5-year-olds with an adult. Presented by a Lehigh County Conservation District educator.

This a PA Forward Civic and Social Literacy event. Libraries can give citizens of all ages the knowledge and skills they need to improve their lives,to contribute effectively in their communities, and to participate in civil discourse.

Sign up by clicking here, emailing hoimesj@parklandlibrary.org  or by calling 610.398.1361 x19.

Stories in the Schools: Kratzer Elementary @ Kratzer Elementary Tickets
Jul 17 @ 2:00 pm
Stories in the Schools: Kratzer Elementary @ Kratzer Elementary | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

Cool off this summer with stories, games and songs at your favorite elementary school. For K & up. Drop in.

Jul
18
Wed
Stories in the Schools: Cetronia Elementary @ Cetronia Elementary Tickets
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am
Stories in the Schools: Cetronia Elementary @ Cetronia Elementary | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

Cool off this summer with stories, games and songs at your favorite elementary school. For K & up. Drop in.

Jul
19
Thu
Make Your Own Instrument @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Jul 19 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Make Your Own Instrument @ Parkland Community Library | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

Create your own musical instrument using common household items and rock out with friends. A drop in event.

Jul
20
Fri
Groovaroo @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am
Groovaroo @ Parkland Community Library | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

GroovaRoo Dance™ is a beginner friendly, babywearing, soul line dance class. For 6 weeks old & up and can be held heart to heart in a 2-shoulder carrier or wrap. RSVP

Jul
23
Mon
Summer Storytime @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Jul 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Summer Storytime @ Parkland Community Library | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

Spark your summer morning with interactive books and rhythmic songs. Introduce your child to a different style of music each week. Best for ages 18 months-4 years. Older and younger siblings are welcome to attend. A drop in event.

Read to the Pups @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Jul 23 @ 6:30 pm
Read to the Pups @ Parkland Community Library

Our July 2nd event is cancelled due to excessive heat warning. Join the Lehigh Valley Therapy Dogs and practice reading aloud to these patient and gentle pups. No RSVP.

Jul
24
Tue
Stories in the Schools: Fogelsville Elementary at Jaindl @ Jaindl Elementary Tickets
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am
Stories in the Schools: Fogelsville Elementary at Jaindl @ Jaindl Elementary | Breinigsville | Pennsylvania | United States

Cool off this summer with stories, games and songs at your favorite elementary school. For K & up. Drop in.

Tinkerlab: Tangrams @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Jul 24 @ 1:00 pm
Tinkerlab: Tangrams @ Parkland Community Library

This event is now full. TANGRAM ART Transform tangram animals into artwork. RSVP. For grades 2-6.

Jul
25
Wed
Stories in the Schools: Parkway Manor Elementary @ Parkway Manor Elementary Tickets
Jul 25 @ 2:00 pm
Stories in the Schools: Parkway Manor Elementary @ Parkway Manor Elementary | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

Cool off this summer with stories, games and songs at your favorite elementary school. For K & up. Drop in.

Jul
26
Thu
Petting Zoo @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Jul 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Petting Zoo @ Parkland Community Library | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

Meet the baby animals of the Peaceable Kingdom Petting Zoo, including goats, bunnies, ducks, and more. In case of heavy rain, the event will be rescheduled. A drop in event.

Jul
27
Fri
Groovaroo @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am
Groovaroo @ Parkland Community Library | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

GroovaRoo Dance™ is a beginner friendly, babywearing, soul line dance class. For 6 weeks old & up and can be held heart to heart in a 2-shoulder carrier or wrap. RSVP

Jul
30
Mon
Summer Storytime @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Jul 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Summer Storytime @ Parkland Community Library | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

Spark your summer morning with interactive books and rhythmic songs. Introduce your child to a different style of music each week. Best for ages 18 months-4 years. Older and younger siblings are welcome to attend. A drop in event.

Read to the Pups @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Jul 30 @ 6:30 pm
Read to the Pups @ Parkland Community Library

Our July 2nd event is cancelled due to excessive heat warning. Join the Lehigh Valley Therapy Dogs and practice reading aloud to these patient and gentle pups. No RSVP.

Jul
31
Tue
Wizard Magic Show @ South Whitehall Township Building Meeting Room Tickets
Jul 31 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Wizard Magic Show @ South Whitehall Township Building Meeting Room | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

This event is now full. Waitlist only. Abby London and her puppet friends will bewitch you with astonishing magic, alchemy, and divination. After the show, join us for Harry Potter Birthday Bash. Ages 5-12. Held at the South Whitehall Township Building. RSVP. Sign up by clicking here, emailing hoimesj@parklandlibrary.org  or by calling 610.398.1361 x19.

Harry Potter Birthday Bash @ South Whitehall Township Building Meeting Room Tickets
Jul 31 @ 7:00 pm
Harry Potter Birthday Bash @ South Whitehall Township Building Meeting Room | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

Join us for a celebration of our favorite wizard Harry’s birthday. Get sorted into a wizard house. Make your own magical wand. For witches
and wizards of all ages. Held at the South Whitehall Township Building. Drop in.

Aug
3
Fri
Groovaroo @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am
Groovaroo @ Parkland Community Library | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

GroovaRoo Dance™ is a beginner friendly, babywearing, soul line dance class. For 6 weeks old & up and can be held heart to heart in a 2-shoulder carrier or wrap. RSVP

Aug
4
Sat
Spanish Storytime @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Aug 4 @ 11:00 am
Spanish Storytime @ Parkland Community Library

Join us for a storytime that will introduce children to the Spanish language through stories and songs. Presented by Nadia from the Spanish
Immersion Learning Center. All ages. A drop in event.

Aug
6
Mon
Read to the Pups @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Aug 6 @ 6:30 pm
Read to the Pups @ Parkland Community Library

Our July 2nd event is cancelled due to excessive heat warning. Join the Lehigh Valley Therapy Dogs and practice reading aloud to these patient and gentle pups. No RSVP.

Aug
7
Tue
Tinkerlab: Think Like a Scientist @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Aug 7 @ 1:00 pm
Tinkerlab: Think Like a Scientist @ Parkland Community Library

This event is now full. THINK LIKE A SCIENTIST Learn to code with board games and robotic kits RSVP. For grades 2-6.

Aug
11
Sat
Final Summer Reading Prize Pickup @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Aug 11 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Final Summer Reading Prize Pickup @ Parkland Community Library

Last chance to bring in your summer reading logs! Drop in and pick up your prize book and certificate. Can’t come in during this time? A smaller selection of books will be available at the Children’s Desk during other hours. All prizes need to be picked up no later than Friday, August 17th. We will call you if are a raffle prize winner!

 

Aug
15
Wed
Eyes in the Library @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Aug 15 @ 10:30 am
Eyes in the Library @ Parkland Community Library

C. Well Bunny and Center for Vision Loss presents a story and scavenger hunt about eye health and safety. Free vision screenings and info
will be available after each program. 10:30 time slot for ages 3-5. 1pm time slot for ages 6-9. RSVP.

Eyes in the Library @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Aug 15 @ 1:00 pm
Eyes in the Library @ Parkland Community Library

C. Well Bunny and Center for Vision Loss presents a story and scavenger hunt about eye health and safety. Free vision screenings and info
will be available after each program. 10:30 time slot for ages 3-5. 1pm time slot for ages 6-9. RSVP.

Aug
21
Tue
Buckets Full of Nature @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Aug 21 @ 1:00 pm
Buckets Full of Nature @ Parkland Community Library | Allentown | Pennsylvania | United States

All classes are now full. Each session, your budding conservationist will experience a combination of reading, art, experiments and hands-on activities. For 3, 4, and 5-year-olds with an adult. Presented by a Lehigh County Conservation District educator.

This a PA Forward Civic and Social Literacy event. Libraries can give citizens of all ages the knowledge and skills they need to improve their lives,to contribute effectively in their communities, and to participate in civil discourse.

Sign up by clicking here, emailing hoimesj@parklandlibrary.org  or by calling 610.398.1361 x19.

Aug
29
Wed
Back to School Crafternoon @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Aug 29 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Back to School Crafternoon @ Parkland Community Library

Start the school year in style! Stop by our library to make locker magnets, backpack keychains, and decorate folders. Feel free to bring your
own school folders and notebooks to decorate. Ages 5-12. A drop in event.

Sep
1
Sat
Spanish Storytime @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Sep 1 @ 11:00 am
Spanish Storytime @ Parkland Community Library

Join us for a storytime that will introduce children to the Spanish language through stories and songs. Presented by Nadia from the Spanish
Immersion Learning Center. All ages. A drop in event.

Sep
8
Sat
Touch a Truck @ Parkland High School Tickets
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Touch a Truck @ Parkland High School

Touch A Truck is back! Explore how dump trucks, school buses, and more work at our special community outdoor event. All ages. Event held at Parkland High School rain or shine.

When you enter a Parkland Community Library event or program, you enter an area where photography, audio, and video recording may occur. By entering the event premises, you consent to photography, audio recording, video recording and its/their release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction to be used for news, web casts, promotional purposes, advertising, inclusion
on websites, social media, or any other purpose by Parkland Community Library. Images, photos and/or videos may be used to promote similar Parkland Community Library events in the future, highlight the event and exhibit the capabilities of Parkland Community Library. If you do not want to be recorded, please contact a librarian at the event.
Oct
6
Sat
Spanish Storytime @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Oct 6 @ 11:00 am
Spanish Storytime @ Parkland Community Library

Join us for a storytime that will introduce children to the Spanish language through stories and songs. Presented by Nadia from the Spanish
Immersion Learning Center. All ages. A drop in event.

Nov
3
Sat
Spanish Storytime @ Parkland Community Library Tickets
Nov 3 @ 11:00 am
Spanish Storytime @ Parkland Community Library

Join us for a storytime that will introduce children to the Spanish language through stories and songs. Presented by Nadia from the Spanish
Immersion Learning Center. All ages. A drop in event.