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Phoenixville Public Library

183 Second Ave., www.phoenixvillelibrary.org, 610-933-3013 x132

Reservations: for events/programs can be made online through the Adult Events Calendar or by calling the library.

Phoenix Fiction Writers: Adult writers of fiction invited to attend twice monthly meetings of the Phoenix Fiction Writers at the library. Free. Group meets second Thursday and third Tuesday of each month from 6:30 to 9 p.m. in the library’s Harrop Room. Led by Eric Parmer, offering local writers education, empowerment and constructive criticism. Writers ask questions about the writing process, read work out loud and receive/offer input on material read. Writers wishing to have their work critiqued should submit to Eric before each meeting. Free and open to public. To submit writing samples or for more information, contact Eric Parmer at edparmer@gmail.com.

Scrabble Club: meets the fourth Tuesday of each month from 7-8:30 p.m. Meet new people, exercise your brain, improve your spelling and vocabulary and have some fun. Feel free to bring your own Scrabble board and Official Scrabble Dictionary. Free and open to public. Registration not required.

IT Classes: at the Library with IT Professional Ernie Tidball. Remaining class dates are June 18 (LinkedIn 101) and June 25 (Using the Cloud). 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in Community Education Room. There is a fee per class, payable at class time. Students should bring USB drive if they wish to save work. Basic knowledge of computers and ability to use keyboard and mouse required. Reservations required.

Weekly Legal Outreach Clinic: Free weekly clinic for the public on Thursdays from 5-7 p.m., except the second Thursday of the month. Rick Linn, LLC will provide information, counseling and advocacy in areas of law including family law, trusts and estates, criminal defense, landlord-tenant law and legal issues facing small businesses. Consultations provided on a first-come, first-served basis. Call for more information.

ESL Conversation Group: new weekly group on Saturdays from 12-1:30 p.m. Group facilitated by John Argeseanu and open to ESL students and tutors and anyone in the community looking to improve/practice their English. Free and open to public. For more info, e-mail johnargeseanu@gmail.com.

“Medicare 101” Workshop: June 14, 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Tom Wand, an APPRAISE Insurance Counselor, will be the presenter. Learn everything you need to know about Medicare. Reservations required online on Adult Events Calendar or by calling the library.

Pianist Jon Kenney: will perform works from his original album, “Afflictions and Remedies,” as well as classical arrangements of popular songs from his second studio album, “1.5,” on June 16 at 7 p.m. Kenney is acclaimed for his innovative merging of classical, jazz and contemporary idioms. Free and open to public. Reservations required.

Perkiomen Valley Library, 290 Second Street, Schwenksville

Call 610-287-8360 for registration and information.

Yoga: Mondays at 7:30 p.m. Teens and adults. There is a charge per session. Join Adoja Amoah-Aggrey, RYT, for all levels of yoga. Bring a mat and wear comfortable clothing. Beginners welcome. E-mail questions to yoga.vaayu@gmail.com.

Preschool Story Time with Miss Madeline: Thursdays through July 28, 10:30 a.m. Children ages 3-6 with adult. Enjoy stories and basic literacy skills with Madeline Conte. Registration requested.

Summer Reading Program: for all ages, through Aug. 13. Birth through grade 12, pick up your reading log, and adults, pick up your book review form at the library or download it from the web, www.pvlibrary.net. Call for more information on the program.

Coloring for Adults: June 13, 6-7 p.m. Ages 16 and up. Coloring helps us de-stress because when we focus on a particular activity, we focus on it and not on our worries. Coloring pages and colored pencils provided. Registration requested.

Vincent Mennonite Church

Free VBS Summer Program: “Submerged!” July 11-15, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Children in Pre-K through grade 6 will enjoy lots of fun activities. Grab your flippers and goggles and join us for find truth below the surface. For more info, or to pre-register, visit www.vincentmc.org on the Upcoming Events page or call 610-948-2129.

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