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* Facebook Writing PromptsFacebook Writing Prompts

Time: 7:00 pm

Bold prompts to start the month off "write", as we come up with our own take on each suggestion, then share (or not) as we like! New post every fifteen minutes from 7 to 8:30 pm! All ages are welcome!

* FEPL MeetingFEPL Meeting

Time: 7:00 pm

Friends of the Emmaus Public Library Meeting

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* Closed for Labor DayClosed for Labor Day

Closed for Labor Day Holiday! Have a safe and happy holiday!

* Daytime Book GroupDaytime Book Group

Time: 2:00 pm

Join us for a lively IN PERSON discussion of this month's title: The Splendid and the Vile by Erik Larson. Some copies available at the front desk when you sign up. RSVP to Lauri at eplcollection@cliu.org, 610-965-9284 x210 or sign up at the front desk.

* Stories on the LawnStories on the Lawn

Time: 10:30 am

Join Miss Sue for PIRATE tales for us to read outside under the trees behind the library! Please RSVP to Miss Sue at eplkids@cliu.org or 610-965-9284 x209 for this event. In case of inclement weather we will meet 9/15.

* Emmaus Creatives ConnectionEmmaus Creatives Connection

Time: 1:00 pm

Are you looking for support and community in your creative journey? We invite you to join us, whether you desire to knit scarves, compose opera, paint portraits, or throw clay. Bring a project to work on for 15-20 minutes during our meeting time. Our time permits for discussion, creation, and alliances. All are welcome.

* Teen Writers GroupTeen Writers Group

Time: 6:30 pm

Do you like to write? This writing group is for teens from 6th through 12th grade. Bring your creativity, as we meet via ZOOM to write, share (totally voluntary), and discuss the writing process. RSVP to Miss Sue or at the front desk for connection information.


Closed for Volunteer Luncheon

* Volunteer LuncheonVolunteer Luncheon

Once a year we celebrate our amazing Volunteer Corps with a huge thank you celebration. The library is closed during this event.

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* Caregiver Support GroupCaregiver Support Group

Time: 10:30 am

Presented by Alzheimer’s Association, Delaware Valley Chapter on the 2ND TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH at EPL at 10:30 AM. Hosted by DevonHouse Senior Living and Facilitated by Laura Crossan, CDP Register at 610-967-1100 or email lcrossan@devonhouseseniorliving.com Visit www.alz.org/delval to learn more about caregiver programs and resources. To further extend your network of support, visit ALZConnected®, our online community, at alzconnected.org.

* Find Your AncestorsFind Your Ancestors

Time: 5:00 pm

Get personal assistance uncovering your family tree! Please call 610-965-9284 or email eplcollection@cliu.org to schedule your one-on-one 30 minute appointment in the library with Chris Appleby. Please bring any information you already found.

* Creative WritingCreative Writing

Time: 1:00 pm

Join us for an in-person creative writing group with Pat Johnson, a long-time creative writer. The group welcomes those who want to write creatively for fun and/or publication. All are welcome. RSVP to Lauri at 610-965-9284 x 210, eplcollection@cliu.org, or the front desk.

* Online Board Game ArenaOnline Board Game Arena

Time: 5:30 pm

Meet up with other EPL board gamers at the Emmaus Public Library virtual room on Board Game Arena to play board games of all types! Contact Miss Sue (eplkids@cliu.org) for an invite after you sign up at BoardGameArena.com!

* Draw a Penguin DayDraw a Penguin Day

We're drawing penguins all day! Bring your own penguin art work for us to share!

* Farewell to Summer FestivalFarewell to Summer Festival

Time: 11:00 am

Join EPL @ the Triangle for the Farewell to Summer Festival. 11 AM to 4 PM.

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* EPL Board MeetingEPL Board Meeting

Time: 4:00 pm

Emmaus Public Library Board Meetings are open to the public and held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 4 p.m. Email the Director, Maryellen (epldirector@cliu.org) for connection information.

* Books 'n' BarksBooks 'n' Barks

Time: 6:30 pm

The Lehigh Valley Therapy Dogs are back - hooray- for outdoor Books and Barks! Come and read to the dogs on the library lawn. In case of inclement weather this event will be cancelled. Celebrate reading and woof hello to the Therapy Dogs.

* Art @ EPL: PastelsArt @ EPL: Pastels

Time: 11:00 am

Join local artist Deborah Haaf for a workshop on painting with pastels. The workshop will be held outdoors in the backyard of the library. Bring an old shirt or apron to keep your clothes clean and some bug spray. Limited to 15 attendees, ages 16 and up only please. Please RSVP via Eventbrite link: https://epl-pastels-workshop.eventbrite.com

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* Coloring ClubColoring Club

Time: 6:30 pm

Explore your creative side, reduce stress, and color! We’ll be meeting in person. We will provide coloring sheets, markers, and colored pencils or you can bring your own. Everyone is welcome. No registration necessary. Drop-ins welcome.

* Organizing Your Printed PhotosOrganizing Your Printed Photos

Time: 7:00 pm

Are your printed photos hiding in shoeboxes, closets, and old photo albums? You aren’t alone! Hidden in those photo collections are the stories of your life: first steps, weddings, graduation, milestone birthdays, family gatherings–all worth sharing and preserving. Melissa Draving, Personal Concierge, will share tips on ways to bring your photos and stories back into your life. Email eplcollection@cliu.org or call 610-965-9284 to RSVP for this in-person event.

* Memoir Writing GroupMemoir Writing Group

Time: 1:00 pm

Join author Jerry Waxler and others to write about your life. RSVP to eplcollection@clu.org or at the front desk.

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