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Tail Wagging Readers

Join us on the following dates:

June 25, July 23 and August 27  from 10:30 - 11:30 AM

September 24, October 22 and November 19 from 1:30 - 2:30 PM

tail-waggingHave you ever read to a dog? If not, here is your chance! We’ll have two kind and gentle therapy dogs and their owners here at SLPL for you to read to! Open house style; come and go as you please! Bring your own books or read from ours. Parent or caregiver must stay.

Ages 2 - 12. No registration required. Free book for every child who attends!

Great program for encouraging reluctant readers!

Kids Chess Club

chess clubthursday evenings from 7 - 8:30 pm

June 2, 16, July 7, 28, August 11, 25

Ages 8 - 14 (8-10 year-olds need to be accompanied by a parent)

  • Bring a chess board if you have one (not required)

No experience required.

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Presented by a local family (along with their 11 year old son, who in March won the 1st place price in the 2016 Philadelphia Open U1800 section).

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