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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.
The UPV Library is a branch of the Montgomery County -
Norristown Public Library.
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The library has limited parking spaces in the Loft Apartments parking lot located on Bitting Alley. Patrons are to use the spaces on the far right next to the bamboo and the three closest spaces in front of the recycling bin. The other spaces are for residents of the Lofts Apartments. Street parking is available on Main Street. Additional parking for storytimes and special events is available at Bitting and 4th behind First Niagara Bank. The Lofts have been generous with us by covering snow removal and parking lot lighting costs. Please do not park in the apartment spaces.
Saturday, August 2nd, 10am-2pm
Support the Friends of the Library through this special one day sale. All books only 10 cents! Bags will be provided at the door. Cash preferred. Checks accepted with valid photo ID. Please do not bring donations during the week prior to the sale.
Microsoft Excel - August 13th, 20th, & 27th, 6:30-8:30pm
This three session introduction to Excel class taught by Dj Stover will cover working with spreadsheets and some graphics. Basic mouse skills are necessary. $15 registration fee is required by August 6th. Call the library to sign up.
Summer Reading Club has begun!
It's not too late to sign up for the Upper Perk Library's summer reading club. You can't believe all the fun stuff we've got going! Lots of programs, cool toys for kids, free books, free t-shirts, a chance to win Beats headphones and gift cards for teens, prize baskets for adults, science experiments, and, of course, the joy of reading!
Reading Club ends Saturday, August 16th! All minutes or reviews must be logged by midnight on the 16th. Tickets can be redeemed through Tuesday, August 19th. Teen and Children's winners will be contacted by August 21st.
Saturday, August 16th 11am-3pm
Work together with your family to create a project for our science fair. Develop an experiment in one of the following three categories; life science, physical science, or earth & space science. We have lots of books at the library to help you get started. First place ($50) and Second place ($25) prizes will be awarded in each category. Please sign up at the library.
Wednesday, August 18th at 7pm
Local teacher, Kelly Alderfer, will teach this new twist on an old craft. Participants need to bring 2 skeins of chunky yarn and a good attitude. Registration is requested.
Monday, August 4, 2014
Due to our book sale clean up, Babygarten & Story Time will not be held Monday, August 4th. Tuesday's Story Time is still on!
Ages 1 thru 3 - Mondays 11:00am - 11:30am
Ages 3 thru 6 - Tuesdays 10:30am - 11:15am
Storytimes inspire lifelong reading habits, encourage a love of children's literature, give children and caregivers a positive experience with the library. Join the fun with Miss Wendy at one of our Storytimes featuring music, books, crafts, and more. No signup necessary. Held throughout the summer.
Starts Friday, September 5th
Great for Home Schooling - Sign up Today !
This club, for children in 3rd to 5th grades, will meet on the first Friday of each month beginning September 5th. Class size is limited to 10 children, so don't delay.
Wednesday, September 24th, 7:00pm
UPV Library is thrilled to welcome appraiser John Thompson. Mr. Thompson has been a Philadelphia antiques dealer for 40 years. He will offer one free appraisal for the first 40 families registered. Registration is required for appraisal. Stop at the front desk of the library to register. Spectators welcome!
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