Easttown Library will be closed Dec. 24th and 25th for Christmas, and will reopen Friday, Dec. 26th.
The library will close at 2 p.m. on Dec. 31st, will be closed Jan. 1st, and will reopen on Jan. 2nd.
There will be no youth services programming between Dec. 20th and Jan. 4th., except for the winter movie (see details below).
Jane Austen Film Festival
Thursday, January 22nd - Sunday, January 25th
Join The Friends of Easttown Library for four days celebrating the life and works of Jane Austen. Highlights of the festival will include seven blockbuster Hollywood movies, refreshments, trivia games, and a raffle. Costumes are optional! On Saturday January 24th, Austen expert Elizabeth Steele will discuss the writer's life and tell tales about the making of some of the festival's films. All-access passes will go on sale for $50 on December 1st online or at the library. Click here for details.
Friends of Easttown Library Winter Fundraisers
Get your chill on! Handel's ice cream pint cards will be for sale in the library through December 23rd. The cards, which make great stocking stuffers, babysitter gifts, and teacher gifts, are available for $5.25 and are good for an entire year.
Holiday raffle baskets are back! This year's raffle features twelve lovely selections of fun books and related gifts. The drawing will be held on December 21st and contestants do not need to be present to win. Purchase one ticket for $2.00 or three tickets for $5.00. All proceeds benefit the library.
Come Sing With Us!
Tuesday, December 30th, 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.
Calling all Elsas, Annas, Olafs and Kristoffs! Join us to watch and sing along to an interactive karaoke version of Disney's Frozen! Costumes are encouraged. Seating is limited and registration is required. Click here to register online through our events calendar.
Family Book Bingo
Sunday, January 11th, 2-3:30 p.m.
Kick off the fall with an afternoon of Family Book Bingo and a chance to win free books. Drop in for one game or stay for the afternoon. For ages 5 and up. A parent/caregiver must stay with children under 11 years of age. No registration is required.
OverDrive App Workshop: Learn to Download Library eBooks & eAudiobooks
Tuesday, January 13th, 10 a.m.
Would you like to learn how to download free library eBook and eAudiobooks to your mobile device? OverDrive has thousands of books ready for you to download 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Attend this session to learn the download process. Attendees should come prepared with the OverDrive app installed on their device. Registration is required; click here to register online.
Is Food Addictive? A Scientific Analysis Of YOUR Diet
Wednesday, January 28th, 1 p.m.
On a scientific level, can food be addictive? The short answer is yes. Food addiction is widespread, from the increasing obesity pandemic to junk food marketing to the global popularity of coffee chains. But what makes food addictive? Speaker Casey Thaler, B.A., NASM-CPT, FNS is an NASM® certified personal trainer and NASM® certified fitness nutrition specialist. Click here to register.