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Friday: 8am-5pm
Saturday: 9am-5pm
Sunday: Closed

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Upcoming Events

Date/Time Event
04/13/2024
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Family Storytime Family Storytime
04/13/2024
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hummingbirds & Flowers Hummingbirds & Flowers
04/15/2024
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Music Mondays Music Mondays
04/15/2024
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
APL Board Meeting APL Board Meeting
04/16/2024
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Drum Into Spring Drum Into Spring
04/16/2024
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Teen Time Teen Time
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Wed
Thu
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10:00 AM - Music Mondays
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3:00 PM - Teen Time
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10:00 AM - Fun Under Four
6:00 PM - Simple STEM
5
10:00 AM - Socrates Café
3:30 PM - Lego Club
6
10:00 AM - Family Storytime
2:00 PM - Block Party
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10:00 AM - Music Mondays
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3:00 PM - Teen Time
10
10:00 AM - Fun Under Four
6:00 PM - Simple STEM
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3:30 PM - Lego Club
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10:00 AM - Music Mondays
16
3:00 PM - Teen Time
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10:00 AM - Socrates Café
3:30 PM - Lego Club
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10:00 AM - Music Mondays
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24
10:00 AM - Fun Under Four
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
1
10:00 AM - Fun Under Four
6:00 PM - Simple STEM
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10:00 AM - Socrates Café
3:30 PM - Lego Club
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2:00 PM - Poetry Showcase
Music Mondays
04/01/2024    
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Mondays at 10:00 AM: music, play and social time for kiddos 5 years old and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration required. Just [...]
Spring Art Class
04/02/2024    
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Registration Full
Teen Time
04/02/2024    
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 [...]
Fun Under Four
04/03/2024    
10:00 am - 11:00 am
A five-week program for children and their parents/caregivers. This fun, informal, play-based program provides a rich environment of toys, books and art activities. Families have [...]
Simple STEM
04/03/2024    
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
04/04/2024    
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)
04/04/2024    
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Study Buddies is an after-school program at the Allentown Public Library for 3rd to 8th graders to enhance study strategies, help with homework, and build [...]
Socrates Café
04/05/2024    
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Preschool Art Exploration
04/05/2024    
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
04/05/2024    
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
04/06/2024    
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 [...]
Block Party
04/06/2024    
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Music Mondays
04/08/2024    
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Mondays at 10:00 AM: music, play and social time for kiddos 5 years old and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration required. Just [...]
Teen Time
04/09/2024    
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 [...]
Fun Under Four
04/10/2024    
10:00 am - 11:00 am
A five-week program for children and their parents/caregivers. This fun, informal, play-based program provides a rich environment of toys, books and art activities. Families have [...]
Simple STEM
04/10/2024    
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
04/11/2024    
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)
04/11/2024    
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Study Buddies is an after-school program at the Allentown Public Library for 3rd to 8th graders to enhance study strategies, help with homework, and build [...]
Preschool Art Exploration
04/12/2024    
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
04/12/2024    
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
04/13/2024    
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 [...]
Hummingbirds & Flowers
04/13/2024    
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Music Mondays
04/15/2024    
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Mondays at 10:00 AM: music, play and social time for kiddos 5 years old and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration required. Just [...]
APL Board Meeting
04/15/2024    
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
April 15th, 2024 12pm - 2pm APL Conference Room
Drum Into Spring
04/16/2024    
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Register Here
Teen Time
04/16/2024    
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. No [...]
Adult Book Club: April
04/16/2024    
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  Join Zoom Meeting
Fun Under Four
04/17/2024    
10:00 am - 11:00 am
A five-week program for children and their parents/caregivers. This fun, informal, play-based program provides a rich environment of toys, books and art activities. Families have [...]
Sensory-Friendly Coloring and Crafting for Adults
04/17/2024    
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Tailored to adults with disabilities, we will have crafts available for all ages and abilities! Wednesday, April 17th, 2024 from 10:00-11:00 AM. No registration required. [...]
Simple STEM
04/17/2024    
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
04/18/2024    
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)
04/18/2024    
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Study Buddies is an after-school program at the Allentown Public Library for 3rd to 8th graders to enhance study strategies, help with homework, and build [...]
Evening Playtime & Bedtime Stories
04/18/2024    
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Thursday, April 18th, 2024 at 7:00 PM. No registration required. Just show up!  
Socrates Café
04/19/2024    
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Preschool Art Exploration
04/19/2024    
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
04/19/2024    
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
04/20/2024    
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 [...]
Recycled Craft Cart
04/20/2024    
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Join us in celebrating Earth Day by making art with reused materials! No registration required. Just show up! Saturday, April 20th from 10:00 AM-4:00 PM [...]
STEM Saturday Lego Festival
04/20/2024    
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Build with various forms of Legos, create unique designs, and make new friends! Saturday, April 20th, 2024 from 2:00-3:00 PM!
Music Mondays
04/22/2024    
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Mondays at 10:00 AM: music, play and social time for kiddos 5 years old and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration required. Just [...]
Recycled Craft Cart
04/22/2024    
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Join us in celebrating Earth Day by making art with reused materials! No registration required. Just show up! Saturday, April 20th from 10:00 AM-4:00 PM [...]
Fun Under Four
04/24/2024    
10:00 am - 11:00 am
A five-week program for children and their parents/caregivers. This fun, informal, play-based program provides a rich environment of toys, books and art activities. Families have [...]
Simple STEM
04/24/2024    
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
04/25/2024    
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)
04/25/2024    
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Study Buddies is an after-school program at the Allentown Public Library for 3rd to 8th graders to enhance study strategies, help with homework, and build [...]
Preschool Art Exploration
04/26/2024    
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
04/26/2024    
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
04/27/2024    
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 [...]
Tween Anime Club-April
04/27/2024    
2:00 pm - 3:00 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
04/29/2024    
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Mondays at 10:00 AM: music, play and social time for kiddos 5 years old and under with their parents or caregivers. No registration required. Just [...]
Teen Time
04/30/2024    
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Oreo Taste Testing!
Fun Under Four
05/01/2024    
10:00 am - 11:00 am
A five-week program for children and their parents/caregivers. This fun, informal, play-based program provides a rich environment of toys, books and art activities. Families have [...]
Simple STEM
05/01/2024    
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 [...]
Socrates Café
05/03/2024    
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Lego Club
05/03/2024    
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!
Poetry Showcase
05/04/2024    
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Spring Art Class
2 Apr 24
Teen Time
2 Apr 24
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Fun Under Four
3 Apr 24
Simple STEM
3 Apr 24
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Family Storytime
6 Apr 24
Block Party
6 Apr 24
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Music Mondays
8 Apr 24
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Teen Time
9 Apr 24
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Fun Under Four
10 Apr 24
Simple STEM
10 Apr 24
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Lego Club
12 Apr 24
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Music Mondays
15 Apr 24
APL Board Meeting
15 Apr 24
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Drum Into Spring
16 Apr 24
Teen Time
16 Apr 24
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Socrates Café
19 Apr 24
Lego Club
19 Apr 24
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Music Mondays
22 Apr 24
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Fun Under Four
24 Apr 24
Simple STEM
24 Apr 24
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Lego Club
26 Apr 24
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Music Mondays
29 Apr 24
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Teen Time
30 Apr 24
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Fun Under Four
1 May 24
Simple STEM
1 May 24
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Socrates Café
3 May 24
Lego Club
3 May 24
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Poetry Showcase
4 May 24

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