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What’s New in Children’s Services


Children’s Events

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02/29/2024
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Study Buddies (Homework Help) Study Buddies (Homework Help)
03/01/2024
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Preschool Art Exploration Preschool Art Exploration
03/01/2024
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Lego Club Lego Club
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10:00 AM - Music Mondays
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3:00 PM - Teen Time
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6:00 PM - Simple STEM
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3:30 PM - Lego Club
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10:00 AM - Music Mondays
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3:00 PM - Teen Time
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3:30 PM - Lego Club
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3:00 PM - Teen Time
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6:00 PM - Simple STEM
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3:30 PM - Lego Club
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10:00 AM - Family Storytime
2:00 PM - STEM Saturday
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10:00 AM - Music Mondays
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3:00 PM - Teen Time
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6:00 PM - Simple STEM
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3:30 PM - Lego Club
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Preschool Art Exploration
02/02/2024    
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Play and experiment with a variety of materials like crayons, paint, tissue paper, chalk, and more for children 3 to 5 years old. No registration [...]
Lego Club
02/02/2024    
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Each week children aged 5 years old and up will receive a different Lego challenge to pursue. There is no registration required. Just show up!
Famiy Storytime
02/03/2024    
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Family storytime features stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft. It is geared for all ages and no registration is required. Just show up! It [...]
Take Your Child to the Library Day
02/03/2024    
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Stop by the library on February 3rd for some library themed stories, activities, and crafts!  
Tween Anime Club
02/03/2024    
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Come watch your favorite anime, do some fun crafts, and occasionally try some new Japanese snacks! For ages 9-12 years old. No registration required. Just [...]
Music Mondays
02/05/2024    
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Mondays at 10:00 AM beginning January 22nd, 2024: music, play and social time for kiddos 5 years old and under with their parents or caregivers. [...]
Teen Time
02/06/2024    
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Come join us for fun activities, job hunting tips, & occasional snacks on Tuesday from 3:00 to 4:00 PM!! For teens 12 and up. Beginning [...]
Simple STEM
02/07/2024    
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Join us for Simple Stem Wednesday!! Wednesdays at 6:00 PM beginning February 7th, 2024. No registration required. Just show up! Discover, innovate, and better understand [...]
Pinocchio Storytime
02/08/2024    
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Thursday, February 8th, 2024 at 10:00 AM!
Study Buddies (Homework Help)
02/08/2024    
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Study Buddies is an afterschool program at the Allentown Public Library for 3rd to 8th graders to enhance study strategies, help with homework, and build [...]
Preschool Art Exploration
02/09/2024    
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Play and experiment with a variety of materials like crayons, paint, tissue paper, chalk, and more for children 3 to 5 years old. No registration [...]
Lego Club
02/09/2024    
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Each week children aged 5 years old and up will receive a different Lego challenge to pursue. There is no registration required. Just show up!
Famiy Storytime
02/10/2024    
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Family storytime features stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft. It is geared for all ages and no registration is required. Just show up! It [...]
Book Club
02/10/2024    
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Bring some of your favorite books to share and leave with some new reading titles! No registration required. Just show up! Saturday, February 10th, 2024 [...]
Birds in the Lehigh Valley: "HOO" Are the Owls in Your Neighborhood?
02/10/2024    
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Come learn about our most curious winter birds with owl activities and crafts! Children of all ages are welcome! Registration is requested. Sign up here: [...]
Music Mondays
02/12/2024    
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mondays at 10:00 AM beginning January 22nd, 2024: music, play and social time for kiddos 5 years old and under with their parents or caregivers. [...]
Teen Time
02/13/2024    
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Come join us for fun activities, job hunting tips, & occasional snacks on Tuesday from 3:00 to 4:00 PM!! For teens 12 and up. Beginning [...]
Kindness Cards and Appreciation Station
02/14/2024    
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Make cards for your friends, family, or for your crush! Wednesday, February 14th from 10:00 AM-6:00 PM. No registration required. Just show up!
Simple STEM
02/14/2024    
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Join us for Simple Stem Wednesday!! Wednesdays at 6:00 PM beginning February 7th, 2024. No registration required. Just show up! Discover, innovate, and better understand [...]
Rainbow Fish Storytime
02/15/2024    
10:00 am - 10:45 am
Join us for a special storytime on Thursday, February 15th, 2024 at 10:00 AM. For preschoolers 3-5 years old. No registration required. Just show up! [...]
Study Buddies (Homework Help)
02/15/2024    
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Study Buddies is an afterschool program at the Allentown Public Library for 3rd to 8th graders to enhance study strategies, help with homework, and build [...]
Evening Playtime and Bedtime Stories
02/15/2024    
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Wednesday, February 15th, 2024 at 7:00 PM. No registration required. Just show up!    
Preschool Art Exploration
02/16/2024    
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Play and experiment with a variety of materials like crayons, paint, tissue paper, chalk, and more for children 3 to 5 years old. No registration [...]
Lego Club
02/16/2024    
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Each week children aged 5 years old and up will receive a different Lego challenge to pursue. There is no registration required. Just show up!
Valentine's Day Storytime!
02/17/2024    
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Family storytime features stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft. It is geared for all ages and no registration is required. Just show up! It [...]
Kindness Bingo
02/17/2024    
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Play bingo, win a prize, and learn ways to be kind to others! (Ages 5 and up) Saturday, February 17th, 2024 at 2:00 PM. No [...]
Music Mondays
02/19/2024    
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mondays at 10:00 AM beginning January 22nd, 2024: music, play and social time for kiddos 5 years old and under with their parents or caregivers. [...]
Date with a Board Game!
02/19/2024    
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bring your friends and family to play with the APL game collection, meet some new friends, or teach others how to play a board game [...]
Teen Time
02/20/2024    
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Come join us for fun activities, job hunting tips, & occasional snacks on Tuesday from 3:00 to 4:00 PM!! For teens 12 and up. Beginning [...]
Simple STEM
02/21/2024    
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Join us for Simple Stem Wednesday!! Wednesdays at 6:00 PM beginning February 7th, 2024. No registration required. Just show up! Discover, innovate, and better understand [...]
Preschool Storytime
02/22/2024    
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Preschool storytime highlights stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft. It is geared for children 3-5 years old and no registration is required. Just show [...]
Study Buddies (Homework Help)
02/22/2024    
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Study Buddies is an afterschool program at the Allentown Public Library for 3rd to 8th graders to enhance study strategies, help with homework, and build [...]
Preschool Art Exploration
02/23/2024    
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Play and experiment with a variety of materials like crayons, paint, tissue paper, chalk, and more for children 3 to 5 years old. No registration [...]
Lego Club
02/23/2024    
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Each week children aged 5 years old and up will receive a different Lego challenge to pursue. There is no registration required. Just show up!
Family Storytime
02/24/2024    
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Family storytime features stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft. It is geared for all ages and no registration is required. Just show up! It [...]
STEM Saturday
02/24/2024    
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Learn how to code and play with robots (for children 6 years old and up)! Saturday, February 24th, 2024 from 2:00-3:00 PM. Registration is requested. [...]
Music Mondays
02/26/2024    
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mondays at 10:00 AM beginning January 22nd, 2024: music, play and social time for kiddos 5 years old and under with their parents or caregivers. [...]
Teen Time
02/27/2024    
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Come join us for fun activities, job hunting tips, & occasional snacks on Tuesday from 3:00 to 4:00 PM!! For teens 12 and up. Beginning [...]
Simple STEM
02/28/2024    
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Join us for Simple Stem Wednesday!! Wednesdays at 6:00 PM beginning February 7th, 2024. No registration required. Just show up! Discover, innovate, and better understand [...]
Preschool Storytime
02/29/2024    
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Preschool storytime highlights stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft. It is geared for children 3-5 years old and no registration is required. Just show [...]
Study Buddies (Homework Help)
02/29/2024    
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Study Buddies is an afterschool program at the Allentown Public Library for 3rd to 8th graders to enhance study strategies, help with homework, and build [...]
Preschool Art Exploration
03/01/2024    
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Play and experiment with a variety of materials like crayons, paint, tissue paper, chalk, and more for children 3 to 5 years old. No registration [...]
Lego Club
03/01/2024    
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Each week children aged 5 years old and up will receive a different Lego challenge to pursue. There is no registration required. Just show up!
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