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Tweens Book ClubFebruary 1, 2014 - 2:00 PMTweens Book Club

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Readers ages 9 to 12, celebrate the Chinese New Year by reading Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin during the month of January. The book discussion on February 1st will include games, trivia, a talk to the Old Man of the Moon and creating good fortune. Registration is suggested but not required. Children can pick up a copy of the book at the children's desk when they register. Register by calling 570-523-1172 or at the circulation desk.
Knitting February 3, 2014 - 10:30 AMKnitting

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Adults and older teens interested in knitting are invited to bring their needles, year and projects and join the knitting group. All skill levels are welcome.
DiscoverFebruary 3, 2014 - 2:00 PMDiscover

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Children from birth to age five, along with a parent or caregiver, are invited to this early-literacy program which focuses on letters, numbers, sounds, colors, shapes, and more through books, music and creative play. Register to attend by calling 570-922-4773.
West End Readers Adult Book GroupFebruary 3, 2014 - 6:30 PMWest End Readers Adult Book Group

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


The group is discussing Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger during this month’s meeting. The group meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Monday of each month.
Chair YogaFebruary 4, 2014 - 12:30 PMChair Yoga

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Paula Christy, certified instructor with Integral Yoga in New Berlin, introduces simple stretches, breathing, balance and relaxation that participants can try while seated.
Free eBooksFebruary 4, 2014 - 6:00 PMFree eBooks

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Learn how to enjoy library eBooks on your eBook reader or tablet during this hands-on workshop. AmeriCorps Member Samantha Specht will show attendees how to select, download and return any of the thousands of titles available through the eBranch2GO link on the library’s website.Reserve your seat by calling 570-523-1172
Mah Jongg February 4, 2014 - 1:00 PMMah Jongg

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


A group for teens and adults familiar with the American version of this ancient Chinese tile game, to meet and play.
Special Stitches Knitting GroupFebruary 4, 2014 - 11:00 AM Special Stitches Knitting Group

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


The Special Stitches knitting group welcomes all skill levels. Registration is not required.
Toddler DiscoverFebruary 4, 2014 - 9:30 AM Toddler Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


An early literacy program featuring stories read aloud, interactive games, sing-a-longs and American Sign Language for children ages 1-2, along with a parent or caregiver.
Preschool DiscoverFebruary 4, 2014 - 10:00 AMPreschool Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Stories, interactive games, songs and crafts that focus on school readiness skills are included in this early literacy program for children ages 3-5 and a parent or caregiver.
DiscoverFebruary 4, 2014 - 10:30 AMDiscover

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Children from birth to age five, along with a parent or caregiver, are invited to this early-literacy program which focuses on letters, numbers, sounds, colors, shapes, and more through books, music and creative play. Register to attend by calling 570-922-4773.
Tai Chi Class February 5, 2014 - 1:00 PMTai Chi Class

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Join Kit Sisson for Tai Chi, a traditional Chinese soft-style martial art and an effective form of low-impact exercise for all ages. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172.
Toddler DiscoverFebruary 5, 2014 - 9:30 AM Toddler Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


An early literacy program featuring stories read aloud, interactive games, sing-a-longs and American Sign Language for children ages 1-2, along with a parent or caregiver.
Preschool DiscoverFebruary 5, 2014 - 10:00 AMPreschool Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Stories, interactive games, songs and crafts that focus on school readiness skills are included in this early literacy program for children ages 3-5 and a parent or caregiver.
Baby Discover (birth to 18 months) February 5, 2014 - 9:30 AM Baby Discover (birth to 18 months)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing LHernesh@herrlibrary.org.
Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)February 5, 2014 - 10:15 AMPreschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. Spaced is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing LHernesh@herrlibrary.org.
Young Reader's TheaterFebruary 6, 2014 - 6:30 PMYoung Reader's Theater

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


A reading and acting program for children grades 2-6 to enhance reading fluency and boost confidence. No acting experience is necessary. The group will be practicing for a performance of the Three Billy Goat’s Gruff and the Three Little Pigs on March 20.
Toddler Discover (18 months to 3 years) February 6, 2014 - 9:30 AM Toddler Discover (18 months to 3 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing LHernesh@herrlibrary.org.
Thursday's Threads Cross-Stitch ClassFebruary 6, 2014 - 10:00 AMThursday's Threads Cross-Stitch Class

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Kathleen Flynn Irion will lead this informative class for cross-stitchers of all skill levels. Cost is $3 per class and registration is not required.
Beading Bracelets with BarbFebruary 6, 2014 - 6:30 PMBeading Bracelets with Barb

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Adults and children ages 10 and up can create a beautiful glass-beaded bracelet with materials and instruction provided by experienced beader, Barb Rishel. Register to attend by calling 570-922-4773.
Baby DiscoverFebruary 7, 2014 - 11:00 AM Baby Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Stories, nursery rhymes and finger plays for babies one year old and younger and their parents or caregivers.
Knitting February 10, 2014 - 10:30 AMKnitting

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Adults and older teens interested in knitting are invited to bring their needles, year and projects and join the knitting group. All skill levels are welcome.
DiscoverFebruary 10, 2014 - 2:00 PMDiscover

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Children from birth to age five, along with a parent or caregiver, are invited to this early-literacy program which focuses on letters, numbers, sounds, colors, shapes, and more through books, music and creative play. Register to attend by calling 570-922-4773.
Railroading in Western Union CountyFebruary 10, 2014 - 6:00 PMRailroading in Western Union County

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


All aboard for a local history program on the rail connections that supported the lumbering industry in Swengel, Weikart, Millmont, Glen Iron, Pardee and Laurel Park. More than 500 short line railroads existed in the United States at the industry’s height, and Pennsylvania had more than any other state. Presenter Michael Bezilla will touch upon his research on the history of the Lewisburg, Centre and Spruce Creek Railroad. Please register to attend by calling 570-922-4773.
History and Meaning of PA German Family Names February 11, 2014 - 7:00 PMHistory and Meaning of PA German Family Names

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Local historian Bruce Teeple will discuss the origins and meanings of German family names found in Pennsylvania. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172.
Mah Jongg February 11, 2014 - 1:00 PMMah Jongg

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


A group for teens and adults familiar with the American version of this ancient Chinese tile game, to meet and play.
Special Stitches Knitting GroupFebruary 11, 2014 - 11:00 AM Special Stitches Knitting Group

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


The Special Stitches knitting group welcomes all skill levels. Registration is not required.
Toddler DiscoverFebruary 11, 2014 - 9:30 AM Toddler Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


An early literacy program featuring stories read aloud, interactive games, sing-a-longs and American Sign Language for children ages 1-2, along with a parent or caregiver.
Preschool DiscoverFebruary 11, 2014 - 10:00 AMPreschool Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Stories, interactive games, songs and crafts that focus on school readiness skills are included in this early literacy program for children ages 3-5 and a parent or caregiver.
Soup's On! February 11, 2014 - 4:00 PMSoup's On!

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Warm up from the winter chill with homemade soup from Miss Mary’s kitchen. Children of all ages will make chicken vegetable soup and a soup craft, dance to Purple Stew, read stories and enjoy the soup! Registration is required to ensure enough materials for all. Small children will need adult assistance with cutting vegetables. Register by calling 570-523-1172.
DiscoverFebruary 11, 2014 - 10:30 AMDiscover

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Children from birth to age five, along with a parent or caregiver, are invited to this early-literacy program which focuses on letters, numbers, sounds, colors, shapes, and more through books, music and creative play. Register to attend by calling 570-922-4773.
Toddler DiscoverFebruary 12, 2014 - 9:30 AM Toddler Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


An early literacy program featuring stories read aloud, interactive games, sing-a-longs and American Sign Language for children ages 1-2, along with a parent or caregiver.
Preschool DiscoverFebruary 12, 2014 - 10:00 AMPreschool Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Stories, interactive games, songs and crafts that focus on school readiness skills are included in this early literacy program for children ages 3-5 and a parent or caregiver.
Baby Discover (birth to 18 months) February 12, 2014 - 9:30 AM Baby Discover (birth to 18 months)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing LHernesh@herrlibrary.org.
Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)February 12, 2014 - 10:15 AMPreschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. Spaced is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing LHernesh@herrlibrary.org.
It's Lego TimeFebruary 13, 2014 - 6:30 PMIt's Lego Time

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


We’ll provide the Legos and you provide the creativity during this bi-weekly program for elementary school-age children. Build your own creations or work together. All completed projects are displayed at the library. Sign up at the children’s circulation desk.
Toddler Discover (18 months to 3 years) February 13, 2014 - 9:30 AM Toddler Discover (18 months to 3 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing LHernesh@herrlibrary.org.
Thursday's Threads Cross-Stitch ClassFebruary 13, 2014 - 10:00 AMThursday's Threads Cross-Stitch Class

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Kathleen Flynn Irion will lead this informative class for cross-stitchers of all skill levels. Cost is $3 per class and registration is not required.
Book BingoFebruary 13, 2014 - 6:30 PMBook Bingo

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Get ready to yell “Bingo” during this evening of fun complete with Valentine sweets and treats. Players of all ages are guaranteed to win at least one book or video as a prize. Reserve your seat by calling 570-922-4773.
Playing with Play DoughFebruary 14, 2014 - 10:00 AMPlaying with Play Dough

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


A combination of play dough fun and stories, songs and finger plays for children ages 2-5 and their parents or caregivers.
Daddy Story Time February 15, 2014 - 10:00 AMDaddy Story Time

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Children of all ages and the special men in their lives are invited to attend this story time featuring stories, activities and crafts held the third Saturday of each month.
Movie Matinee and Munchies February 15, 2014 - 11:00 AM Movie Matinee and Munchies

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Kids of all ages are invited to bring a bag lunch and watch a fun comedy film. Drinks and snacks will be provided by the library. Register by calling the library at 570-922-4773.
President's Day - UCLS LIBRARIES CLOSEDFebruary 17, 2014 - President's Day - UCLS LIBRARIES CLOSED

Location:
Library: UCLS, Herr, Lewisburg, West-End


Mah Jongg February 18, 2014 - 1:00 PMMah Jongg

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


A group for teens and adults familiar with the American version of this ancient Chinese tile game, to meet and play.
Toddler DiscoverFebruary 18, 2014 - 9:30 AM Toddler Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


An early literacy program featuring stories read aloud, interactive games, sing-a-longs and American Sign Language for children ages 1-2, along with a parent or caregiver.
Preschool DiscoverFebruary 18, 2014 - 10:00 AMPreschool Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Stories, interactive games, songs and crafts that focus on school readiness skills are included in this early literacy program for children ages 3-5 and a parent or caregiver.
Special Stitches Knitting GroupFebruary 18, 2014 - 11:00 AM Special Stitches Knitting Group

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


The Special Stitches knitting group welcomes all skill levels. Registration is not required.
DiscoverFebruary 18, 2014 - 10:30 AMDiscover

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Children from birth to age five, along with a parent or caregiver, are invited to this early-literacy program which focuses on letters, numbers, sounds, colors, shapes, and more through books, music and creative play. Register to attend by calling 570-922-4773.
Toddler DiscoverFebruary 19, 2014 - Toddler Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


An early literacy program featuring stories read aloud, interactive games, sing-a-longs and American Sign Language for children ages 1-2, along with a parent or caregiver.
Preschool DiscoverFebruary 19, 2014 - 10:00 AMPreschool Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Stories, interactive games, songs and crafts that focus on school readiness skills are included in this early literacy program for children ages 3-5 and a parent or caregiver.
Baby Discover (birth to 18 months) February 19, 2014 - 9:30 AM Baby Discover (birth to 18 months)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing LHernesh@herrlibrary.org.
Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)February 19, 2014 - 10:15 AMPreschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. Spaced is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing LHernesh@herrlibrary.org.
Author Visit with Sally Matthews February 20, 2014 - 2:00 PMAuthor Visit with Sally Matthews

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Sally Matthews, author of The Blue Balloon: Journey through Grief, a memoir about the death of her son from a motorcycle accident, shares her writing process. A copy of the book is available to borrow to read prior to the program for those who register. Copies are also available for purchase at the program. Reserve a seat by calling 570-523-1172.
Adult Book GroupFebruary 20, 2014 - 7:00 PMAdult Book Group

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


This month’s selected title, Great Expectations by Charles Dickens, is discussed. Book group meetings are free, informal and open to the public.
Young Reader's TheaterFebruary 20, 2014 - 6:30 PMYoung Reader's Theater

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


A reading and acting program for children grades 2-6 to enhance reading fluency and boost confidence. No acting experience is necessary. The group will be practicing for a performance of the Three Billy Goat’s Gruff and the Three Little Pigs on March 20.
Toddler Discover (18 months to 3 years) February 20, 2014 - 9:30 AM Toddler Discover (18 months to 3 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing LHernesh@herrlibrary.org.
Thursday's Threads Cross-Stitch ClassFebruary 20, 2014 - 10:00 AMThursday's Threads Cross-Stitch Class

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Kathleen Flynn Irion will lead this informative class for cross-stitchers of all skill levels. Cost is $3 per class and registration is not required.
Kids Can Do It February 20, 2014 - 6:30 PMKids Can Do It

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


A series of programs that offers children of all ages a wide range of topics to explore - from science to crafts to cooking and sports. Parents of young children are encouraged to participate. Register to attend by calling 570-922-4773.
Baby DiscoverFebruary 21, 2014 - 11:00 AM Baby Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Stories, nursery rhymes and finger plays for babies one year old and younger and their parents or caregivers.
Needlework & FriendshipFebruary 21, 2014 - 1:00 PMNeedlework & Friendship

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Bring your knitting, crocheting, quilting and other needlecraft projects to the library for an afternoon of fun and friendship the third Friday of each month.
SpudfestFebruary 22, 2014 - 5:00 PMSpudfest

Location: Mifflinburg Fire Station, 325 Chestnut Street, Mifflinburg
Library: Herr


Enjoy a baked potato bar with the works—from the standard potato toppers to some that are slightly unconventional—a salad, drink and dessert at the Herr Memorial Library’s second annual baked potato fundraiser. Cost is $8 for adults, and $6 for children ages 4-10. Children 3 and under are free. Takeout orders are available. Tickets can be purchased at the library located at 500 Market Street, Mifflinburg. For more information call 570-966-0831 or visit the website at www.herrlibrary.org.
Free eBooksFebruary 24, 2014 - 5:00 PMFree eBooks

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Learn how to enjoy library eBooks on your eBook reader or tablet during this hands-on workshop. AmeriCorps Member Samantha Specht will show attendees how to select, download and return any of the thousands of titles available through the eBranch2GO link on the library’s website.Reserve your seat by calling 570-523-1172
Knitting February 24, 2014 - 10:30 AMKnitting

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Adults and older teens interested in knitting are invited to bring their needles, year and projects and join the knitting group. All skill levels are welcome.
DiscoverFebruary 24, 2014 - 2:00 PMDiscover

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Children from birth to age five, along with a parent or caregiver, are invited to this early-literacy program which focuses on letters, numbers, sounds, colors, shapes, and more through books, music and creative play. Register to attend by calling 570-922-4773.
Master Gardener: Preparing the Garden for Spring February 25, 2014 - 6:30 PMMaster Gardener: Preparing the Garden for Spring

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Master Gardener Lori Bartholemew will share tips on getting your garden ready for the growing season. Register to attend by calling 570-523-1172.
Mah Jongg February 25, 2014 - 1:00 PMMah Jongg

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


A group for teens and adults familiar with the American version of this ancient Chinese tile game, to meet and play.
Toddler DiscoverFebruary 25, 2014 - 9:30 AM Toddler Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


An early literacy program featuring stories read aloud, interactive games, sing-a-longs and American Sign Language for children ages 1-2, along with a parent or caregiver.
Preschool DiscoverFebruary 25, 2014 - 10:00 AMPreschool Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Stories, interactive games, songs and crafts that focus on school readiness skills are included in this early literacy program for children ages 3-5 and a parent or caregiver.
Special Stitches Knitting GroupFebruary 25, 2014 - 11:00 AM Special Stitches Knitting Group

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


The Special Stitches knitting group welcomes all skill levels. Registration is not required.
DiscoverFebruary 25, 2014 - 10:30 AMDiscover

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


Children from birth to age five, along with a parent or caregiver, are invited to this early-literacy program which focuses on letters, numbers, sounds, colors, shapes, and more through books, music and creative play. Register to attend by calling 570-922-4773.
Toddler DiscoverFebruary 26, 2014 - 9:30 AM Toddler Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


An early literacy program featuring stories read aloud, interactive games, sing-a-longs and American Sign Language for children ages 1-2, along with a parent or caregiver.
Preschool DiscoverFebruary 26, 2014 - 10:00 AMPreschool Discover

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Stories, interactive games, songs and crafts that focus on school readiness skills are included in this early literacy program for children ages 3-5 and a parent or caregiver.
Baby Discover (birth to 18 months) February 26, 2014 - 9:30 AM Baby Discover (birth to 18 months)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing LHernesh@herrlibrary.org.
Preschool Discover (3 to 5 years)February 26, 2014 - 10:15 AMPreschool Discover (3 to 5 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. Spaced is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing LHernesh@herrlibrary.org.
Introduction to ReikiFebruary 27, 2014 - 6:30 PMIntroduction to Reiki

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


Explore the healing art of Reiki, its history and contribution to optimal wellness during this program presented by Kathleen L. Johnson and Jessica Eve deCastro. A mini hands-on session for those interested in experiencing the Reiki energy will be offered. Class size is limited to 20. Reserve your seat by calling the library at 570-523-1172.
It's Lego TimeFebruary 27, 2014 - 6:30 PMIt's Lego Time

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


We’ll provide the Legos and you provide the creativity during this bi-weekly program for elementary school-age children. Build your own creations or work together. All completed projects are displayed at the library. Sign up at the children’s circulation desk.
Toddler Discover (18 months to 3 years) February 27, 2014 - 9:30 AM Toddler Discover (18 months to 3 years)

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Discover programs offer a fun learning environment that both parents and children appreciate featuring stories read aloud, songs, crafts and more. Space is limited and registration is required by calling 570-966-0831 or by emailing LHernesh@herrlibrary.org.
Thursday's Threads Cross-Stitch ClassFebruary 27, 2014 - 10:00 AMThursday's Threads Cross-Stitch Class

Location: Herr Memorial Library
Library: Herr


Kathleen Flynn Irion will lead this informative class for cross-stitchers of all skill levels. Cost is $3 per class and registration is not required.
Kids Can Do It February 27, 2014 - 6:30 PMKids Can Do It

Location: West End Library
Library: West-End


A series of programs that offers children of all ages a wide range of topics to explore - from science to crafts to cooking and sports. Parents of young children are encouraged to participate. Register to attend by calling 570-922-4773.
Playing with Play DoughFebruary 28, 2014 - 10:00 AMPlaying with Play Dough

Location: Public Library for Union County
Library: Lewisburg


A combination of play dough fun and stories, songs and finger plays for children ages 2-5 and their parents or caregivers.


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