Library news

The Slatington Public Library will present The Wonderful World of Wildlife reading program from 10-11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 20. The program is open to children age 3 to Grade 5. All are welcome.

The library's preschool reading program is held on Tuesday at 11 a. m., on the following dates: Jan. 26, Feb. 2, 9, 16, and 23.

Visitors are encouraged to watch the library's windows for a display of Geraldine Schafer's gingerbread houses and creations.

The library accepts book donations with the exception of encyclopedias, text books, and Reader's Digest.

Library hours are Monday and Wednesday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Tuesday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., closed Thursday and Sunday.

For more information, contact Louise Bechtel at the library at (610) 767-6461.