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Makerspace: Mocktails and Painting

Thursday, June 6 at 7 PM

We’ll be sipping on some yummy “mocktails” and recreating this simple watercolor painting.

  • $5 per project
  • For adults only

Register in person at the library or call 610-282-8825.

FSLPL Reverse Raffle


Sponsored by Friends of Southern Lehigh Public Library

A reverse raffle awards the grand prize to the last ticket drawn instead of the first!

Saturday, July 27 @ Faith United Church, 5992 Route 378, Center Valley, PA 18034
Doors Open at 4:30 PM – Buffet Dinner starts at 5:30 PM

German dinner catered by Estelle’s Catering featuring: Bratwurst, Chicken Paprika, Spaetzle & Cabbage and Noodles. Non alcoholic beverages, dessert and after dinner snack included.

$50 includes dinner and chance to win 1 of 10 Reverse Raffle prizes:
Tickets must be purchased with cash or check at the library.

  • Ultimate Loser: $500
  • Worst Loser: $400
  • Bad Loser: $300
  • Unfortunate Loser: $200
  • Mediocre Loser: $100 (5)
  • I’m Not Such a Loser: $50

Basket Raffle and 50/50 tickets will be sold separately at the dinner. Must be 18 years of age. Winner does not need to be present to […]

FSLPL Bus Trip

Bus Trip

Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes at The Franklin Institute

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Come join us in experiencing the East Coast premiere of Marvel: Universe of Super Heroescelebrating the 80th anniversary of Marvel Comics at the Franklin Institute. More than 300 artifacts are featured in the exhibit, including some of the most iconic and sought after pages, costumes and props! Take selfies with life-sized statues such as Captain America, Spiderman and the Black Panther! This fully immersive experience will delight fans both young and old.

The trip includes transportation, general admission, the timed exhibit and the planetarium show. Lunch is on your own.


Quilting Then & Now

Evening with Friends Series

Wednesday, June 12 from 7 – 8:30 PM

Enjoy a beautiful display of quilts from the Goschenhoppen Historians Textile Collection. Listen to quilter, Linda Szapacs, recount a brief history of quilting in Eastern Pennsylvania and explain how these Goschenhoppen quilts have influenced her own.

Cost: $10/person ($8 for FSLPL members)

Register in person at the library or call 610-282-8825 to register by phone.

Sponsored by Friends of SLPL. Evening with Friends Series made possible through donations from the Charles Wilde Memorial.

FSLPL Yard Sale and 3 Bs Sale!

Yard Sale + Books, Baked Goods ‘n Bedding Plants SALE

Saturday, June 15 from 10 AM – 4 PM


No early birds please!

  • 28 (8.5 x 17’ – parking spot size) spaces available – $15
  • Secure a space in person at SLPL or by phone (610-282-8825) with a credit card
  • Proceeds from space rentals benefit Friends of SLPL
  • Some parking @ library; more available at UST Park

Sponsored by Friends of SLPL.

Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs

Friday, August 23 @ 7:05 PM

Sponsored by Friends of Southern Lehigh Public Library

Join us for a fun night at Coca Cola Park!

$28 admission price includes the baseball game, unlimited buffet & non-alcoholic beverages at Berks Patio, and fireworks!

Tickets go on sale April 1, must be purchased in advance and are available at the library.
(2 years old and under are free)