Holiday Giving Project

The staff of SLPL invites you to join them and the Girl Scouts of Southern Lehigh this holiday season in donating needed items to the charities listed below. 

Please bring donations to SLPL by December 30th. Thank you!

Troop 637 - Betty Lou’s Food Pantry

  • non-perishable food items

Troop 6833 - Sanctuary of Haafsville Animal Resue

  • Purina dog & cat food
  • Collars/leashes/toys/old towels or blankets

Troop 6729 - Marine Mammal Center

  • Dawn BLUE dish soap

Troop 6822/6813 - Pediatric Cancer Foundation of the Lehigh Valley

  • $25 Gift Cards for Walmart/Target/Kmart/Toys “R” Us

Troop 6951 - Last Chance Ranch

  • Pet food & pet supplies

Troop 6205 - Hospitality House Shelter of Allentown (SA)

  • Baby wipes

Kids Chess Club

chess clubthursday evenings from 7 - 8 pm

Nov 17, Dec 1 & 15 

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.

Register Online

Holiday Make 'n Take Workshop: Candy Cane Scrub

Candy CaneTHURSDAY, december 8 from 6:30 - 7:30 pm

Make a peppermint candy cane sugar scrub and a holiday card for someone special!

Essential oils expert, Stephanie Borzio will show you how and teach you about the benefits of essential oils.

For children ages 4+ w/ an adult chaperone.

Cost: $10 / child


Baby Rembrandt Art Program

Baby RembrandtMonday, December 12 from 10 - 11 AM

For 2-4 year olds and their caregivers.

Limited enrollment.


This project has been (partially) funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) as administered by the PA Office of Commonwealth Libraries.

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