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* Daytime Book GroupDaytime Book Group

Time: 2:00 pm

It's Free Month! Bring the book(s) you're currently reading or a list of favorites to share. RSVP to Lauri at eplcollection@cliu.org, 610-965-9284 or sign up at the front desk.

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* Crochet GroupCrochet Group

Time: 6:00 pm

Drop in for our weekly crocheting club! All skill levels are encouraged to join in. Bring your current crochet project or get started with advice from more experienced crochet-ers. No need to RSVP.

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* Notary ServicesNotary Services

Time: 4:00 pm

The library offers notary services, free of charge, by appointment only for the residents of our community (Emmaus, Macungie borough, Upper Milford township) with the following guidelines: Please call the library at 610-965-9284 to make an appointment, indicating the type of notarization requested. The person requesting notarization must personally appear before the Notary at the time of the notarization. Valid photo identification is required, such as driver’s license, government issued non-driver ID card, passport or other form of government identification providing it is current and contains a signature or a photograph. Documents that contain blank spaces should be filled out by the signer prior to notarization. An original signature of the person requesting the notarization is required. Only documents in English can be notarized at this time. If a witness is needed, the witness must be known by the person requesting notarization and provide a valid photo identification as listed above. The library will not provide witnesses and witnesses may not be solicited from the library patrons or staff. The Notary cannot notarize certain documents including but not limited to the following: ● Real Estate transactions ● Depositions ● Deeds ● Trusts & Wills ● Copy Certifications of any records prohibited by law to copy or certify, or that states it cannot be copied (birth, death, marriage certificates). ---------------------------------------------------------Please be advised that the Notary Public is not an attorney licensed to practice law in this Commonwealth. The Notary Public is not allowed to draft legal records, give legal advice on legal matters, including immigration, or charge a fee for those activities.

* Facebook Writing PromptsFacebook Writing Prompts

Time: 7:00 pm

Join us on Facebook for a new prompt every 15 minutes. Write about each one in real time or save them for later, share your work or keep it private. The choices are yours in this all-ages online event.

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* Block PartyBlock Party

Time: 11:00 am

For all little builders of preschool and elementary ages and their care-takers. Miss Sue will open the block cabinet in the children’s wing and we will make amazing things together.

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* Using a Mobile Device: AndroidUsing a Mobile Device: Android

Time: 11:00 am

Learn basic information about mobile devices and Android phones in this hands-on, beginner-friendly workshop. RSVP to 610-965-9284 or emmauspl@cliu.org. If you own a WiFi-enabled device, please bring it with you (and your charger or plug) or let us know when you sign up if you need one of ours.

* Pinterest Party-Clay Pot SnwmnPinterest Party-Clay Pot Snwmn

Time: 6:00 pm

Want to make some cool new friends? Join us for a fun snowman craft. The craft will require paint; please dress accordingly. All supplies provided for the first 25 people. First come, first served. Adult supervision required.

* Career CoachingCareer Coaching

Time: 6:00 pm

Kick your career into high gear! Get personal assistance with your career from Bill Miner, Apprenticeship and Training Representative with PA Department of Labor & Industry. Get help improving your resume and cover letter or get expert interviewing tips. Please have your relevant career documents available. Reserve your 30-minute one-on-one coaching appointment via video conferencing at 610-965-9284, eplcollection@cliu.org, or at the front desk.

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* Caregiver Support GroupCaregiver Support Group

Time: 10:30 am

Join the Alzheimer's Association and DevonHouse Senior Living in person at the library to learn more about caring for someone with Alzheimer's. Join the monthly caregiver support group to expand your network of support. Call 610-967-1100 or email lcrossan@devonhouseseniorliving.com to sign up.

* CANCELED - Evening Book GroupCANCELED - Evening Book Group

Time: 6:45 pm

** Due to the early closing today, the evening book group will discuss the January book (White Rose by Kip Wilson) at the February meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 13, along with the February selection, Me Talk Pretty One Day, by David Sedaris. ** Our evening book group meets the second Tuesday at 6:45 pm. Join us to discuss White Rose by Kip Wilson, which tells the story of Sophie Scholl, a young German college student who challenges the Nazi regime during World War II as part of the White Rose, a non-violent resistance group. Sign up at the desk, call 610-965-9284, or email eplcollection@cliu.org.

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* Storytime for All AgesStorytime for All Ages

Time: 10:30 am

Join Miss Sue for this all-ages winter storytime series in the Margaret Knoll Gardner Lecture Room. We'll have seasonal tales, songs, and crafts. Drop in.

* Crochet GroupCrochet Group

Time: 6:00 pm

Drop in for our weekly crocheting club! All skill levels are encouraged to join in. Bring your current crochet project or get started with advice from more experienced crochet-ers. No need to RSVP.

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* Fraud PreventionFraud Prevention

Time: 10:00 am

Join a representative from Fulton Bank in Emmaus to learn more about how to recognize and combat fraud. They will cover telephone scams, identity theft, financial preparation for disasters, and other types of scams. Please RSVP to eplcollection@cliu.org, 610-965-9284, or at the desk

* Constituent ServicesConstituent Services

Time: 2:00 pm

A representative from Congresswoman Susan Wild's office will be available for mobile office hours each second Tuesday from 2 to 5 PM to answer questions, address concerns, and provide other constituent services. No appointment is required. You can reach her local office in Allentown at 484-781-6000 or in Washington DC at 202-225-6411. Constituent Services include agency services and contacts, tour and ticket information, grant application assistance, flags, disaster relief assistance, and more.

* Notary ServicesNotary Services

Time: 4:00 pm

The library offers notary services, free of charge, by appointment only for the residents of our community (Emmaus, Macungie borough, Upper Milford township) with the following guidelines: Please call the library at 610-965-9284 to make an appointment, indicating the type of notarization requested. The person requesting notarization must personally appear before the Notary at the time of the notarization. Valid photo identification is required, such as driver’s license, government issued non-driver ID card, passport or other form of government identification providing it is current and contains a signature or a photograph. Documents that contain blank spaces should be filled out by the signer prior to notarization. An original signature of the person requesting the notarization is required. Only documents in English can be notarized at this time. If a witness is needed, the witness must be known by the person requesting notarization and provide a valid photo identification as listed above. The library will not provide witnesses and witnesses may not be solicited from the library patrons or staff. The Notary cannot notarize certain documents including but not limited to the following: ● Real Estate transactions ● Depositions ● Deeds ● Trusts & Wills ● Copy Certifications of any records prohibited by law to copy or certify, or that states it cannot be copied (birth, death, marriage certificates). ---------------------------------------------------------Please be advised that the Notary Public is not an attorney licensed to practice law in this Commonwealth. The Notary Public is not allowed to draft legal records, give legal advice on legal matters, including immigration, or charge a fee for those activities.

* Teen WritingTeen Writing

Time: 6:00 pm

For teen writers in 6th grade and older. Join Miss Sue to write from new prompts and talk about the process of writing.

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* Adventure StorytimeAdventure Storytime

Time: 3:30 pm

Miss Sue presents storytime featuring tales from around the world for school ages (Kindergarten & up). Drop in.

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* American Sign Language WrkshpAmerican Sign Language Wrkshp

Time: 6:00 pm

Join us for a fascinating and informative evening with Margie Kavchok, local deaf interpreter. We’ll learn some beginning signs, as well as more about Deaf history and culture. RSVP to the front desk, email eplcollection@cliu.org, or call 610-965-9284 x210.

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* CANCELED - Creative WritingCANCELED - Creative Writing

Time: 2:00 pm

**Today's meeting is canceled due to the inclement weather.** 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, eplcollection@cliu.org, or the front desk.

* ONLINE - EPL Board MeetingONLINE - EPL Board Meeting

Time: 4:00 pm

**Today's meeting will be held on Zoom due to the inclement weather.** Open to the public, the Emmaus Public Library Board Meeting is held monthly on the third Tuesday at 4 PM. Email the director (epldirector@cliu.org) for more info.

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* CANCELED - Storytime-All AgesCANCELED - Storytime-All Ages

Time: 10:30 am

** Today's storytime is CANCELED due to the delayed opening.** Join Miss Sue for this all-ages winter storytime series in the Margaret Knoll Gardner Lecture Room. We'll have seasonal tales, songs, and crafts. Drop in.

* Find Your AncestorsFind Your Ancestors

Time: 5:00 pm

Sign up in advance for a 30-minute appointment with Chris to get in-person assistance uncovering your family tree and insight using Ancestry.com. Please call 610-965-9284 email to Lauri at eplcollection@cliu.org

* Crochet GroupCrochet Group

Time: 6:00 pm

Drop in for our weekly crocheting club! All skill levels are encouraged to join in. Bring your current crochet project or get started with advice from more experienced crochet-ers. No need to RSVP.

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* Getting Started with LibbyGetting Started with Libby

Time: 10:30 am

Do you need help using Libby? Drop in for some hand-on help logging in, downloading items, placing holds and more. Please bring your mobile device and library card. Some users may need to download the Libby app, which may require login information (Apple ID, Amazon, etc.). No registration necessary; drop in.

* Notary ServicesNotary Services

Time: 4:00 pm

The library offers notary services, free of charge, by appointment only for the residents of our community (Emmaus, Macungie borough, Upper Milford township) with the following guidelines: Please call the library at 610-965-9284 to make an appointment, indicating the type of notarization requested. The person requesting notarization must personally appear before the Notary at the time of the notarization. Valid photo identification is required, such as driver’s license, government issued non-driver ID card, passport or other form of government identification providing it is current and contains a signature or a photograph. Documents that contain blank spaces should be filled out by the signer prior to notarization. An original signature of the person requesting the notarization is required. Only documents in English can be notarized at this time. If a witness is needed, the witness must be known by the person requesting notarization and provide a valid photo identification as listed above. The library will not provide witnesses and witnesses may not be solicited from the library patrons or staff. The Notary cannot notarize certain documents including but not limited to the following: ● Real Estate transactions ● Depositions ● Deeds ● Trusts & Wills ● Copy Certifications of any records prohibited by law to copy or certify, or that states it cannot be copied (birth, death, marriage certificates). ---------------------------------------------------------Please be advised that the Notary Public is not an attorney licensed to practice law in this Commonwealth. The Notary Public is not allowed to draft legal records, give legal advice on legal matters, including immigration, or charge a fee for those activities.

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* Pelvic HealthPelvic Health

Time: 10:00 am

Join Dr. Dareen Alzoubi, doctor of physical therapy, for an informative session on how to improve and maintain pelvic health. Please RSVP to eplcollection@cliu.org, call 610-965-9284, or at the desk.

* Animated Adventures Fam. FilmsAnimated Adventures Fam. Films

Time: 2:00 pm

Join us for a family friendly, full-length animated film that’s full of adventure! While we can’t advertise the title here, if you call the library (610-965-9284), or stop by, we can tell you in person.

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* Using a Mobile Device: iOSUsing a Mobile Device: iOS

Time: 11:00 am

Learn basic information about mobile devices and iOS phones in this hands-on, beginner-friendly workshop. RSVP to 610-965-9284 or emmauspl@cliu.org. If you own a WiFi-enabled device, please bring it with you (and your charger or plug) or let us know when you sign up if you need one of ours.

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* Memoir Writing GroupMemoir Writing Group

Time: 1:00 pm

Join author Jerry Waxler and others on a ZOOM videoconference to write about your life. Email eplcollection@cliu.org for the link to connect.

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* Storytime for All AgesStorytime for All Ages

Time: 10:30 am

Join Miss Sue for this all-ages winter storytime series in the Margaret Knoll Gardner Lecture Room. We'll have seasonal tales, songs, and crafts. Drop in.

* Crochet GroupCrochet Group

Time: 6:00 pm

Drop in for our weekly crocheting club! All skill levels are encouraged to join in. Bring your current crochet project or get started with advice from more experienced crochet-ers. No need to RSVP.

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* Notary ServicesNotary Services

Time: 4:00 pm

The library offers notary services, free of charge, by appointment only for the residents of our community (Emmaus, Macungie borough, Upper Milford township) with the following guidelines: Please call the library at 610-965-9284 to make an appointment, indicating the type of notarization requested. The person requesting notarization must personally appear before the Notary at the time of the notarization. Valid photo identification is required, such as driver’s license, government issued non-driver ID card, passport or other form of government identification providing it is current and contains a signature or a photograph. Documents that contain blank spaces should be filled out by the signer prior to notarization. An original signature of the person requesting the notarization is required. Only documents in English can be notarized at this time. If a witness is needed, the witness must be known by the person requesting notarization and provide a valid photo identification as listed above. The library will not provide witnesses and witnesses may not be solicited from the library patrons or staff. The Notary cannot notarize certain documents including but not limited to the following: ● Real Estate transactions ● Depositions ● Deeds ● Trusts & Wills ● Copy Certifications of any records prohibited by law to copy or certify, or that states it cannot be copied (birth, death, marriage certificates). ---------------------------------------------------------Please be advised that the Notary Public is not an attorney licensed to practice law in this Commonwealth. The Notary Public is not allowed to draft legal records, give legal advice on legal matters, including immigration, or charge a fee for those activities.

* Books 'n' BarksBooks 'n' Barks

Time: 6:30 pm

The Lehigh Valley Therapy Dogs will be at the Emmaus Public Library to listen to kids reading! This event takes place on the fourth Thursday of each month. Bring your own books, or choose from the selection at the library!

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* Inclusive Storytime by CLIUInclusive Storytime by CLIU

Time: 10:30 am

Children ages 3-5 and their parents or caregivers are invited to participate in this inclusive story time and craft event, supported by CLIU#21 Early Intervention staff. Children of all abilities are invited to attend! RSVP to Becky at watsonr@cliu.org or text/call 484-633-7355.

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* Making Stamps WorkshopMaking Stamps Workshop

Time: 11:00 am

Join us for a fun hands-on workshop making stamp art. Orpha Poupore, local artist and educator, will show you how to cut your own stamps and make art with them. Limited to 12 attendees, ages 16+. RSVP to eplcollection@cliu.org, 610-965-9284, or sign at the desk.

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* Can You Spot Domestic Abuse?Can You Spot Domestic Abuse?

Time: 6:00 pm

It's not always easy to recognize the signs. Join Turning Point Lehigh Valley for an interactive hour that borrows a note from 'trivia night' to share important information to help you spot and combat domestic and intimate partner abuse if you see it or experience it. Please RSVP to eplcollection@cliu.org, call 610-965-9284, or the front desk.

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* Storytime for All AgesStorytime for All Ages

Time: 10:30 am

Join Miss Sue for this all-ages winter storytime series in the Margaret Knoll Gardner Lecture Room. We'll have seasonal tales, songs, and crafts. Drop in.

* Crochet GroupCrochet Group

Time: 6:00 pm

Drop in for our weekly crocheting club! All skill levels are encouraged to join in. Bring your current crochet project or get started with advice from more experienced crochet-ers. No need to RSVP.

     
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