Centre County Libraries Calendars for July

June 30, 2013 

Centre County Library Bookmobile

Check www.centrecountylibrary.org for locations and hours.

Centre County Library & Historical Museum

200 N. Allegheny St., Bellefonte, 355-1516

July 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31

Preschool story time for ages 3 to 6, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

•  July 3: “Pirates”

•  July 10: “Gardens and Worms”

•  July 17: Rocks and Mud”

•  July 24: “Underground Animals”

•  July 31: “Under Construction”

July 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29

Baby and toddler story time for ages 18 months to 3 years with an adult, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

•  July 1: “Bugs and Creepy Crawlies”

•  July 8: “Gardens”

•  July 15: “Splish Splash”

•  July 22: “Camping”

•  July 29: “Dancing in My Shoes”

July 5

Screening of “Catfish,” 1:30 p.m. (PG-13 runs 87 minutes)

July 11

Gardening in the Children’s Garden with members of the Bellefonte Garden Club, 2-3 p.m.

July 18

“Joe Flashlight and the Mystery of the Missing Archeologist,” with Swartz Puppets, 2-3 p.m.

July 25

“Animal Adaptations,” with Shaver’s Creek Environmental Center; learn all about how animals adapt to their surroundings, 2-3 p.m.

July 10, 17, 24 and 31

Art Journaling: A Family Story

Linda Mantz introduces creative journaling with a focus on artistic techniques and family history, 1-3 p.m..

July 11, 18 and 25

Hooks and Needles, share ideas with others who love to knit, 1-2:30 p.m.

Holt Memorial Library

17 N. Front St., Philipsburg, 342-1987

July 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30

Mother Goose On the Loose, for children ages 3 years and younger with an adult, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

July 3, 10, 17 , 24 and 31

Preschool story time for preschool-aged children with an adult, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

•  July 3: “Heart Health,” with Amerihealth Northeast

•  July 10: “Can You Dig It?”

•  July 17: “Groundbreaking Critters”

•  July 24: “Beneath the Surface”

•  July 31: “Stories from the Underground”

July 11, 18 and 25

Summer Reading Family Activities, for children in grades K-6th grade, but families are welcome, 6-7 p.m.

•  July 11: Drop-in Crafts

•  July 18: Shaver’s Creek Environmental Center presents “Underground Animals”

•  July 25: Punxsutawney Phil visit!

July 6 and 20

Teen Art Program for ages 12 and up, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

July 13 and 27

Teen Movie Days, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

•  July 13: “The Boy in the Striped Pajamas” (PG-13)

•  July 27: “Beautiful Creatures” (PG-13)

East Penns Valley Branch Library

Millheim Borough Building 225 E. Main St., 349-5328

July 1, 8, 15 , 22 and 29

Preschool story time features them-focused stories paired with songs, rhyme, puppet play and crafts, 10:30-11 a.m.

•  July 1: “Digging Up Dinosaurs

•  July 8: “Trucks That Dig”

•  July 15: “Burrowing Buddies”

•  July 22: “Caves and Bats”

•  July 29: “Underground Critters”

July 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29

Elementary Summer Reading Programs, for elementary school-aged children, 2:30-3:30 p.m.

•  July 1: Fossil Fun

•  July 8: Touch-A-Truck!

•  July 15: Shaver’s Creek — Snakes, Turtles, Frogs and Toads

•  July 22: Swartz Puppets

•  July 29: Punxsutawney Phil visit!

July 2 and 16

Lego Club includes building with bricks and blocks; develops critical skills, 3:30-4 p.m.

Centre Hall Branch Library

109 W. Beryl St., Centre Hall, 364-2580

July 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29

Preschool story time features stories paired with rhymes, fun songs, music and finger play. Children may join us for a craft following the stories. 10:30-11 a.m.

•  July 1: Happy Birthday, America!

•  July 8: Digging Up Dirt: Trucks and Diggers

•  July 15: Digging Dinosaurs

•  July 22: Backyard Critters That Dig

• July 29: Worms and Caterpillars

July 10

Meet Kathy Miller, author of the Chippy Chipmunk Book Series, 2-4 p.m.

July 11

Touch-A-Truck Event courtesy of Shawver Landscaping, 2 p.m. parking lot of Centre Hall Library.

July 18

Diggin’ Up Bones

Study real fossils, learn how to uncover our past and make your own fossils, 2 p.m.

July 25

Punxsutawney Phil visits at 2 p.m.

July 25

Teen movie night features screening of “Beneath the Surface,” 6-8 p.m.

Schlow Centre Region Library

211 S. Allen St., State College, 235-7817 or www.schlowlibrary.org.

July 6, 13, 20, 27

Saturday stories alive, 11-11:30 a.m.

July 9, 23

Everybody story time, 10:30 a.m.

July 9, 16

Discovery Tuesday 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

•  July 9: “Make a Chia Friend”

•  July 16: “Find It Puzzles”

•  July 23: “Rock Art”

•  July 30: “Garden Homes”

July 10, 17, 24 and 31

“Read It, Watch It” screening of movies, noon-1:30 p.m., The State Theatre

•  July 10: “How to Eat Fried Worms”

•  July 17: The Land Before Time”

•  July 24: “Ramona and Beezus”

•  July 31: “Charlotte’s Web”

July 16, 23, 30

M.A.T.H. (Magical Adventures with Talented Heroines and Heroes), for grades 1 to 5, child attends with an adult, 1:30 and 2 p.m., 235-7817 to register. Sponsored by the AAUW State College Branch; the Discovery Space of Central Pennsylvania and Schlow Centre Region Library.

July 17

Dig Into Butterflies, 2:30 p.m., with Rick Mikula, the Butterfly Guy

July 18

Dig Into Gardening, 2:30 p.m., with the Master Gardeners

July 24

Shaver’s Creek presents “Reptiles,” 2:30 p.m., community room

July 25

“Now You See It, Now You Don’t,” experiments with science with Penn State Science Lions, 2:30 p.m., community room

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