Children's Nature Class

nature class

Fall Harvest: Wednesday, September 20 from 1 - 2 PM

Migration: Wednesday, October 18 from 1 - 2 PM

Hibernation: Wednesday, November 15 from 1 - 2 PM

For ages 4 - 8 years old. Register for one or all!

Presented by Lehigh County Conservation District Environmental Education & Outreach Coordinator, Jolie Chylack. 

Register Online

Crazy 8s Club

crazy 8sTHURSDAYS, september 21 - november 9

Where Math Meets Mischief!

Not your typical math club. Be ready to have some fun! For 3rd - 5th graders only.

Look for Season 2 of Crazy 8's Math Club this fall; September 21 – Nov 9, 2017 



"I am very struck by the creativity of these programs and the high quality of the materials. The kids are having a terrific time."
"Parents LOVED the club! They all wanted to know if we were going to do more in the future!"

Play to Learn: Parent/Child Workshop


10 AM - 11 AM @ SLPL

Parents and children interact together with age appropriate educational toys in a relaxed, safe environment with the opportunity to speak individually with early childhood specialists on a variety of child development topics.


Ages: 12 months – 3 1/2 years (additional siblings up to age 5 may attend as needed)

Location: Southern Lehigh Public Library “A Family Place Library

5th Annual Book-It 5K Run / Walk & Kids Zombie Fun Run

Book-It 5K

Sunday, October 29 @ 8:30 AM

Location: Southern Lehigh Public Library in Upper Saucon Township Park
3200 Preston Lane, Center Valley, PA 18034

UST Park, 3231 Preston Lane, Center Valley, PA 18034


Professionally Timed | Water Station at Midpoint

Registration Fee:

$30 (18 yrs. + up) through 9/26/17; $35 beginning 9/27/17

$20 (8 - 17 yrs.) through 9/26/17; $25 beginning 9/27/17

Register for 5K          Printable Registration

Children 7 years and under are encouraged to enter the Kids Zombie Fun Run.

Children 8 years and up may enter the 5K Run / Walk. Children ages 8-11 years must have an accompanying registered adult.

Kids Zombie Fun Run (age 10 & under): FREE
Order t-shirts for $5 through September 26. Halloween costumes welcome!

Register for Kids Zombie Fun Run          Printable Registration

Registration limited to 250 participants. Guaranteed t-shirt if registered by 9/26/17.

Proceeds benefit Southern Lehigh Public Library!

Tell Us What You Think!

Do you have great ideas about youth programs for the library? Do you have suggestions about cool things for children to do? Then we want to hear from you. Please take our programming survey by following the link below. All responses will be anonymous.

To share ideas about children's (birth to age 12) programming, take our children's survey.

SLPL Block Party

Block PartyMonday, November 13 from 10 - 11 AM

For 2-4 year olds and their caregivers.

Explore our educational "Play to Learn" activity centers. PLAY is the way kids learn!

Space is limited. You must register to attend.


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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