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North Wales Area Library

233 S. Swartley Street

North Wales, PA 19454

215-699-5410

Regular Hours:

Sunday: Closed

 

Monday: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Tuesday: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Wednesday: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Thursday: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Friday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Saturday: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Digital resources available 24/7

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For Adults

The North Wales Area Library is a community center and provides life-long learning for adults.  

Libraries can be key to powering progress and elevating the quality of life
in Pennsylvania for all by using PA Forward's Five Areas of Literacy:
Basic Literacy, 

Information Literacy, 

Civic and Social Literacy,

Health Literacy,

and Financial Literacy.
 

The North Wales Area Library offers our members many programs that
utilize the five areas of knowledge that are essential to success.

Join us for one or more of the programs below!

Monday

1:00pm - Rummikub

1:30pm- Movie (Select Dates)

Tuesday

12:30pm - Canasta

12:30pm - Mahjong

4:45pm - *Tai Chi

(more info)

Wednesday

Thursday

10:00am - *Tai Chi 

(more info)

1:00pm - Train Dominoes

6:45pm - Mahjong

Friday

12:00pm - Pinochle

Adult programs happening every week include: 
 * Indicates that registration is required. Sign up below.
See our other upcoming adult programs below or view our calendar.
Date/Time
Program Title and Description
REAL ID Information Forum

Hosted by State Rep. Liz Hanbidge and the Pennsylvania Department of  Transportation, this forum will be all about the REAL ID. Come and get all your REAL ID questions answered and find out if REAL ID is right for you. Questions? Contact Liz Handige's office at 610-277-3230 or email rephandige@pahouse.net.

Fri

January 24

10:00am

Special Evening Book Club - "Lost in Oaxaca" by Jessica Mireles

The third Tuesday of every month book discussion led by a facilitator. Each month’s book is always available for purchase through the library for $10.  Click here to see a complete list of all books ever discussed by the evening book club.

Tue

January 28

7:00pm

Monday Movies - Hustlers (R)

Watch new movies with us here at the library! We play two new release movies a month, on Mondays at 1:30. We will be playing "Hustlers", a movie Inspired by a viral New York Magazine article, which follows a crew of savvy former strip club employees who band together to turn the tables on their Wall Street clients.

Mon

February 10

1:30pm

Cookbook Club - Brunch

The Cookbook Club will be meeting in February and cooking recipes from the book "Brunch: The Perfect Weekend Treat" by Jennifer Donovan. At the Cookbook Club, everyone picks a recipe from the same cookbook, makes them, and meets to share food and discuss the cookbook. 

Mon

February 17

6:00pm

Evening Book Club - "The Library Book" by Susan Orlean

The third Tuesday of every month book discussion led by a facilitator. Each month’s book is always available for purchase through the library for $10. Click here to see a complete list of all books ever discussed by the evening book club.

Tue

February 18

7:00pm

Liz Hanbidge Mobile Office

Representative Liz Handbidge's mobile office visits the library on the third Wednesday of every month. They can help with Senior SEPTA passes, unemployment assistance, PennDOT forms, vital records, notarizing state-forms, and all other state-services!

Wed

February 19
1:30pm - 3:30pm

Monday Movies - Joker (R)

Watch new movies with us here at the library! We play two new release movies a month, on Mondays at 1:30. We will be playing "Joker", which is about: In Gotham City, mentally troubled comedian Arthur Fleck is disregarded and mistreated by society. He then embarks on a downward spiral of revolution and bloody crime. This path brings him face-to-face with his alter-ego: the Joker.

Mon

February 24

1:30pm

Daytime Book Club - "The Day the World Came to Town: 9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland" by Jim DeFede

The fourth Wednesday of every month a book discussion led by a facilitator. Each month’s book is always available for purchase through the library for $10. 

Wed

February 26

2:00pm

Wednesday Evening Movie - Joker (R)

Watch new movies with us here at the library! Join us for as special Wednesday evening showing of "Joker", which is about: In Gotham City, mentally troubled comedian Arthur Fleck is disregarded and mistreated by society. He then embarks on a downward spiral of revolution and bloody crime. This path brings him face-to-face with his alter-ego: the Joker.

Wed

February 26

6:30pm

Oscar Movies Series (Daytime)

The Oscars are back! We will be playing movies nominated for the 2020 Oscars every Monday at 1:30 being March 2 and running through May 18. Our complete daytime film schedule will be:

  • March 2: Ford V Ferrari (PG-13)

  • March 9: Parasite (R)

  • March 16: Marriage Story (R)

  • March 23: Jojo Rabbit (PG-13)

  • March 30: Harriet (PG-13)

  • April 6: 1917 (R)

  • April 13: Toy Story 4 (G)

  • April 20: Little Women (PG)

  • April 27: Joker (R)

  • May 4: Judy (PG-13)

  • May 18: Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (R)

Mondays

March 2 - May 18

1:30pm

Oscar Movies Series (Evening)

The Oscars are back! We will be playing movies nominated for the 2020 Oscars every Wednesday at 1:30 being March 4 and running through May 20. Our complete evening film schedule will be:

  • March 4 Ford V Ferrari (PG-13)

  • March 11: Parasite (R)

  • March 18: Marriage Story (R)

  • March 25: Jojo Rabbit (PG-13)

  • April 1: Harriet (PG-13)

  • April 8: 1917 (R)

  • April 15: Toy Story 4 (G)

  • April 22: Little Women (PG)

  • April 29: Joker (R)

  • May 6 Judy (PG-13)

  • May 20: Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (R)

Wednesdays

March 4 - May 20

6:30pm

Liz Hanbidge Mobile Office

Representative Liz Handbidge's mobile office visits the library on the third Wednesday of every month. They can help with Senior SEPTA passes, unemployment assistance, PennDOT forms, vital records, notarizing state-forms, and all other state-services!

Wed

March 18
1:30pm - 3:30pm

 
Special programs below require a small donation to the NWAL
Weir Learning Card Games

Mondays: Time Varies

Learn card games while your logic, math and strategic thinking skills are strengthened. Instructed by Brenda Weir. Call the library to register.

Fee: $10 donation to the NWAL

​Computer Tutoring

Would you like one-on-one help to better understand Windows, how to best manage your files, help with Microsoft Word, Email, browsing the web, security questions, or anything else specific on your PC? Get assistance by having someone sit with you and help you understand using your PC.  Sign up now for one-on-one computer tutoring.

Fee: $10/hour donation to the NWAL

Learn to Knit​, One-on-One

Mondays: Time Varies

Learn to knit with Brenda! 
She will provide materials.

Sign-up required- call the library today.

Fee: $10 donation to the NWAL

Tai Chi

Tuesday at 4:45pm or
Thursdays at 10:00am

Tai Chi is back at the library! The instructor charges a small fee. For pricing information or to register for the classes, contact Linda at 215-694-1863 or taichilcd@yahoo.com.

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