The Emmaus Public Library has a number of programs and events just for children and young adults available throughout the year. All of these are publicized in the local newspapers, Facebook, and East Penn schools as appropriate –most are Drop In. Also, check out our Calendar page for more specific events, dates, and times.
All questions on the children’s programs may be directed to librarians by calling the library at 610-965-9284 x 209, emailing email@example.com or by coming to the library front desk.
Story Times are held for all ages during the year and run in 8 week sessions. Come to the library for brochures with current and upcoming events. More information is also available via Facebook.
Literary Lunch is a read-and-discuss program for upper elementary, middle school, and high school students. These programs do require pre-registration. The first 10 to sign up receive a free copy provided by Friends of the Emmaus Public Library to be read and discussed. Participants should pack a brown bag lunch, the beverage and dessert will be provided by the library. Watch for announcements in local newspapers, on Facebook, this website, and at the library.
Special Events like Buckets Full of Nature and Books ‘n’ Barks are for readers of all ages are held at the library. Family Game Nights, Saturday Fun Family Films, and Block Parties are some of the monthly events open to everyone. Some events are sponsored by the Friends of the Emmaus Public Library, The Ladies Auxiliary Club, the Rotary Club, and others. Events are announced at the library via flyers, in local newspapers, Facebook, and on this website. teachers in the East Penn School District are welcome to reach out to Miss Sue at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about school visits, library tours, and other outreach programs.
For more information on how to sponsor an event or program please inquire at the Front Desk or email us at EmmausPL@cliu.org.
Summer Reading Club for all ages! find more info visit the Summer Reading Club page!
Seed Lending Library Offered Seasonally: Choose up to 5 seed packs at a time- no need to return them, just plant & enjoy! The Emmaus Public Library will host a Produce swap near the end of the harvest season, check out our calendar for dates & times! Get the specifics here. In addition to offering FREE seeds, the Emmaus Public Library is proud to participate with Plant A Row Lehigh Valley! Each Monday and Wednesday, between 8 & 10 AM, you can drop your surplus harvest of produce at the collection container near the main entrance. You generosity directly supports our hungry neighbors through Casa Guadalupe, Jefferson Elementary Food Pantry, and Central Elementary Food Pantry. For more information or to sign up on line please visit Plant a Row Lehigh Valley.
The Emmaus Public Library will be changing to a new circulation system, SPARK, in June 2018. Any patrons wishing to print their past lending histories should follow the instructions here.