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On Wednesday, March 21, 2018, the library is closed. No overdue fines will be charged for items due on days when the library is closed.  Valley Music Together classes and AARP Tax Assistance program is cancelled. Queen Victoria: An Evening with Her Majesty program has been postponed until Wednesday, April 25, 7PM.  If you have already registered for this program and cannot attend on April 25, please call the library at 610-282-8825 X834 and let us know so that we can allow someone else to take your seat.

  • Queen Victoria: An Evening With Her Majesty

    Queen Victoria

    March 21 @ 7 PM

    Sponsored by Friends of Southern Lehigh Public Library

    Her reign of 63 years and seven months was longer than that of any of her predecessors, and is known as the Victorian era. It was a period of industrial, cultural, political, scientific, and military change within the United Kingdom, and was marked by a great expansion of the British Empire.

    Historical character presentation by Alisa Dupuy.


  • SLPLartshow

    14th Annual Photography Show

    Monday, March 12th, 2018 thru Friday April 6th, 2018

    This show is open to anyone 16 years of age or older!

  • FSLPL Bus Trip: Million Dollar Quartet

    at The Fulton in Lancaster

    Bus Trip

    WEDNESDAY, MAY 16, 2018

    Join us for a fun day in Lancaster starting with a hot luncheon buffet in the unique setting of the historic Cork Factory Hotel, built in 1865 and a member of the Historic Hotels of America. Following lunch, we arrive at the Fulton Theater, another historic building built in 1852, to see the popular musical, "The Million Dollar Quartet". It's based on an impromptu jam session with Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis and Johnny Cash on  December 4,1956 in Memphis, Tennessee - one of the greatest jam sessions of all time! It features such rock 'n roll classics as "Hound Dog", "Blue Suede Shoes", "Memories are Made of This", and much, much more.

    Cost is $105.00 per person and includes round trip bus, hot luncheon buffet, show and all gratuities. Deadline to register is April 6, 2018. Space is limited so sign up early!

  • AARP Tax Assistance

    Wednesday Afternoons: February 7 - April 11 from 1 - 4 PM

    Please note*** - Due to an overwhelming response, all time slots for the entire season through April are filled. You may stop by the library each Wednesday, 1-4PM, and wait until the end of the day to see if additional clients can be seen, but there is no guarantee. There are additional AARP Tax Aide locations throughout the Lehigh Valley; please click here for a list. DeSales University Accounting students also provide free tax assistance; for information or to schedule an appointment, call 610-282-1100, Ext 1868.
  • Book donations needed!

    • HelpAdult and children's titles, hardcover and paperback.
    • DVDs also accepted.

    Items must be clean and in excellent condition. These items will be sold in the library's Book Sale Room. Proceeds offset operating costs.
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  • lanternflySpotted Lanternfly Public Meetings

    February 28, 2018 from 7:00 - 9:00PM

    Upper Saucon Township Building, 5500 Camp Meeting Rd., Center Valley

    Join us for presentations from Penn State Extension and PA Dept. of Agriculture as we discuss the latest   updates on the Spotted Lanternfly biology and control and management in the affected townships. Seating is limited. Please register @ or 877-345-0691.

    April 5, 2018 from 6:30 - 8:30PM

    Upper Perkiomen High School Auditorium, 2 Walt Rd., Pennsburg

    Representative Justin Simmons invites you to this presentation which will include information about how property owners can protect their property from the Spotted Lanternfly and help to stop the spread of the pest. Experts from the PA Dept. of Agriculture and Penn State Extension will present information about the Spotted Lanternfly and the ongoing efforts to eradicate this invasive species. Please contact Representative Simmons’ Red Hill district office at (215) 679-3152 for additional information.


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  • Basket Raffle

    Basketpurchase raffle TICKETS from feb. 26 - may 19

    46 beautiful high-quality baskets are on display at the library


    You do not need to be present to win.


    Proceeds benefit Friends of SLPL


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