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Book Discussion - Oryx and Crake

Jan
22

Book Discussion - Oryx and Crake

@ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Oryx and Crake is at once an unforgettable love story and a compelling vision of the future. Snowman, known as Jimmy before mankind was overwhelmed by a plague, is struggling to survive in a world where he may be the last human, and mourning the loss of his best friend, Crake, and the beautiful and elusive Oryx whom they both loved. In search of answers, Snowman embarks on a journey–with the help of the green-eyed Children of Crake–through the lush wilderness that was so recently a great city, until powerful corporations took mankind on an uncontrolled genetic engineering ride.

Holiday Sip & Shop

Nov
22

Holiday Sip & Shop

@ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

$5/person pre-sale; $7/person at the door
Includes light refreshment and 2 glasses of wine

Vendors include:

  • Paparazzi Jewelry
  • Pampered Chef
  • Scentsy
  • Tastefully Simple
  • Jordan Essentials
  • Touchstone Jewelry
  • Thirty-one
  • Partylite
  • Hempworx
  • Color Street
  • And more…

Christmas Memories: Janice Monahan Rodgers

Dec
12

Christmas Memories: Janice Monahan Rodgers

@ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join Janice Monahan Rodgers as she discusses her book Christmas is a Coming.  Follow the Monhan clan back in the 1940s and 50s to see how they celebrated holidays, growing up in the Lehigh Valley.

Rodgers book Chirstmas is a Coming will be available for purchase at the event. 

Registration is required.  Register online, in-person, or by calling the library at 610-262-7537.

Ending Gerrymandering in PA

Nov
18

Ending Gerrymandering in PA

@ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join Fair Districts PA as they discuss gerrymandering in Pennsylvania.  The Lehigh Valley was one of the Congressional Districts that was most affected by the gerrymandering court case in 2018.  

This presentation will include:

  • The current redistricting process.
  • Why PA has been ranked as one of the worsr states for partisan gerrymandering.
  • How gerrymandering affects all of us.


Fair Districts PA is an all-volunteer, non-profit, non-partisan organization, affiliated with the League of Womena Voters.

Book Discussion - Home Front

Oct
23

Book Discussion - Home Front

@ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

From a distance, Michael and Joleen Zarkades seem to have it all: a solid marriage, two exciting careers, and children they adore. But after twelve years together, the couple has lost their way; they are unhappy and edging toward divorce. Then the Iraq war starts. An unexpected deployment will tear their already fragile family apart, sending one of them deep into harm’s way and leaving the other at home, waiting for news. When the worst happens, each must face their darkest fear and fight for the future of their family.

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