Union County Library System Winter Programming

Miscellaneous

January 1, 2022 to January 31, 2022

Union County Library System



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Check out the most borrowed titles from your Union County Libraries this year...
  1. The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah Book | eBook | Playaway
  2. The Midnight Library by Matt Haig Book | eBook | Playaway
  3. Win by Harlan Coben Book | eBook | Playaway
  4. The Last Thing He Told Me by Laura Dave Book | eBook
  5. 21st Birthday by James Patterson Book | eBook | Playaway
  6. A Gambling Man by David Baldacci Book | eBook | Playaway
  7. Dark Sky by C.J. Box Book | eBook | eAudiobook
  8. A Time for Mercy by John Grisham Book | eBook | Audiobook
  9. All the Devils are Here by Louise Penny Book | eBook
  10. Eternal by Lisa Scottoline Book | eBook

Want more? View the Top 50 here.
Registration online is noted by * (red asterisk)
Locations are noted before the date and time as
WEL - West End Library / HML - Herr Memorial Library / PLUC - Public Library for Union County
TECH PROGRAMS
Learn Your New Tech Device *
WEL- Tuesday, Jan. 4 – 4:00 - 6:00 pm
PLUC - Monday, Jan. 10 – 5:30 - 7:30 pm
HML- Tuesday, Jan. 18 – 4:00 - 6:00 pm
Gifted a new device for the holidays? Drop by and learn how to use it with help from our Technology Services Coordinator, Jeff Seebold. Register Now
The Future Starts Here - Free Computer Skill Classes *
HML - OPEN HOURS
Mondays and Thursdays: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Tuesdays and Wednesdays: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Gain skills to get hired! Learn basic computer programs like Google Suite, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, and more with FREE one-on-one training. Free financial training is also available. Register Online
ADULT & TEEN PROGRAMS
Novel Thoughts Book Club *
HML- Thursday, January 6 – 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join fellow book lovers and discuss The Book of Lost Names by Kristin Harmel. Register Now

Learn to Crochet *
WEL- Saturday, January 8– 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn to crochet! Bring your own size 7, 8, or 9 crochet hook. We have a good supply of yarn available at the library. If you want to bring your own yarn, please make sure it is 4-ply knitting worsted in a solid color. Register Now

Teen Readers Club *
PLUC - Saturday, January 8 12:00 pm1:00 pm *
Do you absolutely love books and reading? Join other teens and discuss your favorite books and genres! This month the group will talk about The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by V.E. Schwab. Prior reading of the book is not required to attend. For ages 14+. Register Now

Upcycled Pill Bottle Take-Home Craft
PLUC - Tuesday, January 4 During Library Hours
Turn your old pill bottles into an adorable snowman. The library provides pill bottles and googly eyes. Available while supplies last.

West End Readers *
WEL- Thursday, January 13 – 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Book lovers discuss Troubles in Paradise by Elin Hilderbrand. Register Now

Chill Out - Teen Program *
HML- Monday, January 10 – 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Take some time to relax after the busy holiday season with yoga, Tai Chi, meditation and relaxation activities. Participants should wear comfortable clothes and bring a yoga mat or a large towel with them. Register Now

The Art of Cooking with Friends *
WEL- Thursday, January 20 – 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Warm up with soup at this month’s gathering. Find a soup recipe you’ve never made before from a cookbook at the library, then prepare a dish to share. Register Now

Marvel Trivia and Movie Night *
HML- Tuesday, January 18 – 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
How well do you know Marvel Comics? Test your knowledge against other teens and then enjoy a movie together. Register Now

Teen Game Night *
HML- Monday, January 24 – 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
How well do you know Marvel Comics? Test your knowledge against other teens and then enjoy a movie together. Register Now
CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS
Make a Bristlebot *
HML- Thursday, January 13 – 4:00 pm5:00 pm
Learn basic motors, circuitry and balance by creating a mini robot. For grades 3-5. Register Now

Engineering Club: Cardboard Creatures *
HML- Thursday, January 27 – 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Meets the last Thursday of each month
Engineer a unicorn or dragon using cardboard. For grades 3-5. Register Now

Sandy Summer Saturday
HML- Saturday, January 22 – 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Are you dreaming of summer? Drop by the library for a bit of sand and sun with summer themed games, crafts and snacks. All ages welcome.

Sew What?! *
PLUC - Monday, January 10 – 6:00 pm 7:00 pm
Explore the ins and outs of learning to sew with a simple apron project. For ages 6 and up. Register Now

Saturday Storytime *
PLUC - Saturday, January 29 – 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Girl Scout Troop #62057 assists with a storytime for preschoolers. Register Now

Train Week
PLUC - January 3-8During Library Hours
Be a train conductor or train engineer as you play with a variety of toy locomotives at the library. Please leave your trains at home to avoid losing them.

Reading with Maverick *
WEL- Saturday, January 29 – 10:30 am 12:30 pm
Children can read aloud to our certified therapy dog, Maverick. One child will be allowed at a time. To sign up for a 15-minute time slot, call the library at 570-922-4773.

Storybook Art *
PLUC - Thursday, January 20 – 6:30 pm7:30 pm
Using picture book art as inspiration, children create their own artwork. For ages 8 and up. Register Now

Craft of the Month - Snowman Snow Measuring Stick
WEL- January – During Library Hours
Children may come to the library to pick up January’s take home craft kit: a Snowman Snow Measuring Stick. You will need white school glue or a hot glue gun to complete the craft. For ages 3-12. Available while supplies last.

Children, tweens and teens can join the Herr Memorial Library’s winter reading challenge
and win prizes!

Stop by the library in Mifflinburg to pick up a challenge sheet.

Call the library at 570-966-0831 for more information.
Place a hold today and be the first to get these titles!
New Adult Fiction
The Anomaly (ebook)
by Hervé Le Tellier
New Teen Fiction
Me (Moth)
by Amber McBride
New Children's Fiction
Nathan Hales Hazardous Tales: A Korean War Tale
by Nathan Hale
For all of those hard-to-buy for family and friends,
give them a unique gift
this holiday season with the Mark Your Day program.
3 Libraries to Serve You
Herr Memorial
Library
500 Market St., Mifflinburg, PA
570-966-0831
The Public Library
for Union County
255 Reitz Blvd., Lewisburg, PA
570-523-1172
West End
Library
45 Ball Park Rd., Laurelton, PA
570-922-4773

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