Swedesboro Library Events

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Cupcake Decorating – Tuesday, Aug. 16 – 7 p.m. Come join the fun and decorate cupcakes with a summer theme. The class will be instructed by Ms. Allison Kissel. Class size is limited. Please register.

Sewing – Tuesday, Aug. 23 – 6-8. Learn basic sewing skills with Miss Virginia. Bring your own sewing machine. Space is limited, please register.

Call 856-467-0111 for more information.  Must be registered for each class as space is limited. Register at www.gcls.org.


Make Candy Sushi – Monday, Aug. 8 – 6:30 p.m. Enjoy making and eating candy sushi!

Teen/Tween Service Project – Tuesday, Aug. 9 – 6:30 p.m. Learn how to make a fleece blanket and do something kind for someone else. The blanket will be given to a child with Cancer at the Children’s Hospital (CHOP). Notes of encouragement and cards will also be made and sent.

Make a bracelet – Thursday, Aug. 11 – 7 p.m. Learn how to make a cool bracelet from an ordinary household item.

Teen/Tween Gaming – Join us Thursday, Aug. 25 – 6:30 p.m. Play Xbox, Wii, DS’s, and traditional board and card games. Bring a friend and have a great time!

Teen Movie Night – Tuesday, Aug. 30 – 6:30 p.m. Come watch “Million Dollar Arm,” rated PG. Bring a friend – we’ll provide lemonade and popcorn. Teen Advisory Board – We welcome teens to join our Teen Advisory Board. Be a Literacy Buddy and work with children, learn library skills, or help plan teen activities. Do you enjoy writing? Learn to write reviews and create a quarterly teen newsletter. Call 467-0111 for information on how you can volunteer or become an active member.

Literacy Buddies – Looking for teens interested in being a literacy buddy beginning fall 2016. Teens will be matched up with a child who needs help learning English, learning to read, or needs help with  homework. Commitment is one hour a week. Call 856-467-0111 if you are interested.


Family Bingo – Monday, Aug. 22 – 6:30 p.m. Enjoy a night of Family Bingo – win prizes!  Play full-board, t-bingo, 4 squares, etc. Call 856-467-0111 for more information. Must be registered.

Comedy Magic Show – Monday, Aug. 29 – 2 p.m.Bethesda Social Hall – This program is being co-sponsored with the Woolwich Park and Recreation Department. Don’t miss Abbey London – she will have you amazed, entertained, and laughing!

Literacy Buddies – Does your child need homework help, help with reading or learning English – call us at 856-467-0111 and we will try to match your child with a teen one hour a week.

Toddlers & Babies:

Tuesday Story Time – Story Time is a fun time!  Hear stories, sing songs, make a craft!  We meet on Tuesday mornings at 10:30 a.m. (Tuesdays, Aug. 9, 23, & 30). Story Time is best suited for children ages 2-1/2 to 5 years of age. Registration required.

Wednesday Story Time and Dance – Join the fun Wednesday morning story times. Wednesday morning story time meets at 10:30 a.m. August’s dates are Aug. 10, 17, 24, & 31 – Library meeting Room. Registration required.

Toddler Music Time – “Sing, Dance, and Play” – Your toddler will enjoy a fun time marching, playing instruments, learning fingerplays, and singing familiar songs.  This month’s date is Thursday, Aug. 11 – 10:30 a.m. Registration is required as space is limited.

Please register for all programs by calling 467-0111 or you can register online at www.gcls.org.

Please register for all programs – space is limited!

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