I'd be happy if I could think that the role of the library was sustained and even enhanced in the age of the computer.
~ Bill Gates
The UPV Library is a branch of the Montgomery County -
Norristown Public Library.
Come out and visit our friendly snake Simba! He’s our 4 year-old corn snake that loves to be held. See pictures and find out when you can come and hold him or watch a feeding.
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The Upper Perkiomen Valley Library will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2013 in observance of Memorial Day. The library will reopen at 10:00am on Tuesday, May 28.
Although the library doors will be locked, you can still reserve and renew materials online, or return materials by placing them in our drop box by the main entrance to the library.
Bike Share bikes have arrived for the season! Did you know those red bikes in front of the library are for public use? Ask our front desk staff how you can borrow one for the day. It's free! The Bike Share program is sponsored by the Partnership Transportation Management Association of Montgomery County.
Buying and Selling on ebay
Wednesday, May 29th, 5:30pm-7:30pm
Come learn the basics of buying and selling in the world's largest online marketplace in this one-session seminar.
Mondays, June 10, 17 & 24, 5:30pm-7:30pm
This multi-part class is for students who are interested in learning how to create documents such as letters, term papers, and resumes using Microsoft Word 2007. More information...
Wednesdays, July 17, 24 & 31, 5:30pm-7:30pm
Spreadsheets make it easier to view lists and numbers in an organized manner. This three-part class will cover the basics of creating a spreadsheet using Microsoft Excel 2007. More information...
Wednesday, June 5 @ 7:00pm
To commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg, Civil War Re-enactor Chuck Faust will present a lecture on a part of the battle that was strictly cavalry. Maj. Gen. J.E.B. Stuart faced Custer and his Michigan Wolverines! This is a battle that even visitors to Gettysburg seldom get told about. Chuck will also bring clothing, accouterments and original articles from the time period.
Begins Saturday, June 15 @ 10:00 am
There's something for everybody this summer at the library. From classes for the younger set to programs the entire family can enjoy. And of course there's plenty of stories to share.
Practice Test - Saturday, June 22 10:00-2:00
Results & Follow Up - Wednesday, June 26 @ 6:30PM
Kaplan, an industry leader in SAT/ACT prep will provide a practice test and follow up on Wednesday, June 26 (6:30 PM) providing your test scores, along with strategies to improve your scores.
First meeting - Monday, July 8th at 6:30pm
Local writer, Jennifer Kratz, will guide students in 6th-12th grade through various writing prompts to inspire story ideas and examine successful creative writing techniques. This workshop will be held every Monday night from 6:30-7:30pm in the library from July 8 - August 19. Call, email, or visit the library to sign up today.
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 @ 7:00pm
Come out to the library and meet local author Gene Yerger. Gene will be here for a lecture and book signing regarding his book:The Meaning of Time: A theory of Nothing
The Summer Reading Club will be starting June 15th and we could use your help to make it a success! If you, your family, or business would like to support our summer reading club, please contact 'Miss' Wendy here at the library for more information, or stop by and pick up a sponsorship form.
Congratulations to our Spring Raffle winners;
◊ Jenni Kirkwood - Positive Pet Training
donated by Ridge Crest Kennels
◊ Kris Hansen - Family Pool Membership and Fun Pack
donated by Upper Perkiomen Valley YMCA
Thanks to everyone for participating in these fund raisers.
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