Library Programs

Upcoming ProgramsWe have a variety of programs for all ages. View our upcoming programs.

Cozy Up with a Good Book
All Ages Winter Reading on Beanstack
Monday, January 2 - Tuesday, February 28

Log your reading online at eastpennsboro.beanstack.com for a chance to win a $25 gift card to Al's Pizza, Amazon, Karns, Target, or Weis. Sponsored by The Friends of East Pennsboro Library and Karns Foods.

Grab & Go Craft: Paper Bag Yoda Puppet
Available now!

Grab this Star Wars Maker bag and make your Yoda puppet. This bag will contain directions and supplies to make a Yoda paper bag puppet. You can use your puppet with your Hover Craft from our earlier lab. No registration necessary. First-come, first-served only. While supplies last.

Have a Heart: American Heart Month Challenge
Monday, February 6 to Saturday, February 25

February is American Heart Month. No matter our ages, we can always do something good for our hearts. Come to the library and do something this winter that’s good for your mind and something that’s good for your body. Return the challenge for a chance to win the February drawing for a $25 Karns gift card. One entry per person. No registration necessary. Sponsored by Karns Foods, through their Bags for Books program.

Grab & Go Craft: 3D Stained Glass Heart
Available soon! Check Facebook for updates.

Are you looking for a way to show mom and dad you really love them this Valentine’s Day? Stop by and grab this bag and make the perfect gift. This bag will contain the directions and materials to make a 3D Stained Glass Heart keepsake. Your loved ones will cherish this gift forever. No registration necessary. First-come, first-served only. While supplies last. 

Where’s Your Valentine?
Monday, February 13 to Saturday, February 18

Everyone who comes to the library can find a Valentine. Complete our easy Valentine’s Day challenge and get a Valentine from the library. Each entry will also be included in our February drawing for a $25 Karns gift card. One entry per person. No registration necessary. Sponsored by Karns Foods, through their Bags for Books program.

Valentine’s Day Mini Golf
Tuesday, February 14 from 6 to 7:15 pm

Our popular mini golf course is returning just in time for a special date night! Bring your date, your family, and friends by and play the Valentine Mini Golf Course. What a fantastic way to spend the day of Love doing something fun with your loved ones! No registration necessary. All ages welcome. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. 

Star Wars Maker Lab
Saturday, February 25 from 11 to 12:15 pm
Registration Required - Register Here

Join us for Star Wars Maker Lab and make your own Mini Android Robot. Come with some creative ideas for your droid. Registration is required to secure a spot. Supplies are limited. All ages welcome. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. NOTE: If you were registered for Star Wars Maker Lab Part 1 (which was cancelled), you are automatically registered for this one (Part 2). You do NOT need to register again.

Which Book Has You Hooked?
Monday, February 27 to Saturday, March 4

Dr. Seuss’s birthday is March 2. Come into the library all week and vote for your favorite Dr. Seuss book. Polling begins on Monday, February 27 and closes at 2 pm on Saturday, March 4. Results will be posted on Facebook and at the circulation desk after the poll is over. Each ballot will also be entered into our March drawing for a $25 Target gift card. One entry per person. No registration necessary.

Declutter and Organize Workshop
Tuesday, February 28 from 6:15 to 7 pm

Are you looking for ways to declutter and organize your home? With busy lives it is hard to keep up with finding a place for everything. During this workshop you will learn easy ways to declutter and organize your rooms, cabinets, and storage areas. This workshop will offer practical advice and strategizes to organize any area in the house. No registration necessary. Ages 12 and up.

March Maskness
Thursday, March 2 & Tuesday, March 21 from 5 to 7 pm

Will March come in like a Lion and go out like a Lamb? Join us for two “March Maskness” make and take craft nights. Drop in between 5pm & 7pm and make a Roaring Lion Mask. The second drop in craft night you can make a Whispering Lamb Mask. Your masks will help you tell the tale of March for friends and family. No registration necessary. First come, first served only. While supplies last. All ages welcome. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Women’s History Month Weekly Whodunit
Monday, March 6 to Saturday, April 1

March is Women’s History Month, and each week the library will have a Whodunit trivia challenge. Guess which woman, group of women or organization did what is described in our Whodunit challenge each week for a chance to win this month’s drawing for a $25 Target gift card. Research is permitted. It’s only cheating if you ask a staff member for the answer. One entry per team/household per week, and weekly challenges must be turned in by 2 pm on Saturday to qualify. No registration necessary.

St. Patrick’s Day 4-Leaf Clover
Tuesday, March 7 from 6:15 to 7:15pm

Registration Required – Register Here
Registration Deadline: February 24

Four leaf clovers are known to bring good luck! Join us and make your own 4-Leaf Clover hanging decoration. This St. Patrick’s Day craft will bring you Good Luck for the future. Registration is required to secure a spot. Supplies are limited. Ages 8 to adult. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Leapin’ Lizards, There’s a Leprechaun in the Library!
Monday, March 13 to Saturday, March 18

Rumor has it there’s a leprechaun in the library. If you find him, he might not share his pot of gold with you, but you can enter for a chance to win this month’s drawing for a $25 Target gift card. Come back each day to find the leprechaun’s new spot for more chances to win. One entry per team/household per day. No registration necessary.

Bingo for Books
Tuesday, March 14 from 6:15 to 7:15pm

Bring your family and friends for a fun night of Bingo. Prizes include books and DVD’s! We hope to see you for this relaxing family fun night! No registration required. All ages welcome. 
Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Spring Crepe Paper Basket
Tuesday, March 28 from 6:15 to 7:15pm

Registration Required – Registration Link Coming Soon!
Registration Deadline: March 17

Spring is coming and so is the Easter Bunny. Join us and make a beautiful crepe paper basket you can use for candy or flowers. Bring your creativity! Registration is required to secure a spot. Supplies are limited. Ages 8 to adult. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Grab & Go Craft: Tea Light Bunny
Available soon! Check Facebook for updates.

Get ready to light the way for Easter with this adorable Easter craft made from a Tea Light battery powered candle. The bag will contain supplies and directions to make the Bunny. No registration required. First come, first served only. While supplies last. All ages welcome.

Spring Scavenger Hunt
Monday, April 3 to Saturday, April 8

April is here, and along with it come spring and several major holidays. Stop by the circulation desk to pick up your scavenger hunt starting Monday, April 3. Take pictures of each item and show them to a staff member by 2 pm on Saturday, April 8 for a chance to win this month’s drawing for a $25 Karns gift card. One entry per team/household. No registration necessary.

Be a Poet Before You Know It! Book Spine Poems at the Library
Monday, April 10 to Saturday, April 15

April is National Poetry Month, so let’s nurture our inner poets with book spine poems. Create a poem by stacking books and using the titles as the lines of poetry. Take a picture and show your poem at the circulation desk for a chance to win our monthly drawing for a $25 Karns gift card. Use your books at home, use library books, or use a combination. Entries must be submitted by 2 pm on Saturday, April 15. No registration necessary.

Minute to Win It-Game Night
Tuesday, April 11 from 6:15 to 7:15pm

Come out with friends and family and compete in our Minute to Win It games. You can bring a team or join another team and meet some new people. All the games use household items, and can easily be played at home during picnics and other events. No registration required. All ages welcome. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Earth Day Bingo
Monday, April 17 to Saturday, April 29

Earth Day 2023 is Saturday, April 22. Show your library how much you love the Earth by playing our Earth Day Bingo. Pick up a bingo card starting Monday, April 17 and complete five activities to celebrate Earth Day. Return your bingo card to the circulation desk by 2pm on Saturday, April 29 for a chance to win this month’s drawing for a $25 Karns gift card. One entry per person. No registration necessary

Mother’s Day Decoupage Vase
Tuesday, April 25 from 6:15 to 7:15pm
Registration Required – Registration Link Coming Soon!
Registration Deadline: April 14

Homemade gifts speak from the heart! Join us and make the perfect gift for yourself or for Mom. We will provide everything needed to make your colorful Mother’s Day vase! Registration is required to secure a spot. Supplies are limited. Ages 8 to adult. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Children’s Book Circulation Guessing Game
Monday, May 1 to Saturday, May 6

Children’s Book Week is the first week of May. How many children’s books will the Branch check out this year during Children’s Book Week? Stop by the library and enter your guess for a chance to win a $25 gift card to Al’s Pizza in Summerdale. All entries must be submitted between Monday, May 1 and 2 pm on Saturday, May 6. If nobody guesses the exact amount, the person with the closest guess wins. One entry per person. No registration necessary.

Drop In-May Day Celebration
Saturday, May 6 from 11am to 1pm

Stop by the Library between 11am and 1pm for your chance to celebrate May Day! Play a quick game, maybe you will win a prize! You can also make a quick and easy May craft. No registration necessary. First come, first served only. While supplies last. All ages welcome. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Dungaree Journal 
Tuesday, May 9 from 6:15 to 7:15
Registration Required – Registration Link Coming Soon!
Registration Deadline: April 28

Have you been thinking about beginning to journal, or already journal? Join us and make a Dungaree Journal for your journaling adventure. You will be provided with the journal, and the materials to make a dungaree cover for the outside. You will also be given ideas and prompts to begin or to continue journaling. Registration is required to secure a spot. Supplies are limited. This project requires use of Hot Glue Gun. Ages 10 to adult. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

There was an Old Lady-Story and Craft
Tuesday, May 16 from 6:15 to 7:15pm

Come out for a fun story time featuring the book, “There was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly”. We will be doing an interactive reading, then making an Old Lady and the things she swallowed to retell the story at home. No registration required. All ages welcome. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Patriotic Rag Tie Wreath
Tuesday, May 23 from 6:15 to 7:15pm
Registration Required - Registration Link Coming Soon!
Registration Deadline: May 12

Join us and make a red, white, and blue rag tie summer wreath. You can use the wreath on your door or hang it on a wall inside. This beautiful fabric wreath will look great wherever you decide to put it. Registration is required to secure a spot. Supplies are limited. Ages 8 to adult. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

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