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Hershey Public Library

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701 Cocoa Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033 United States
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March 2019

Free - art for sale

“Sundays, Sun Days, & Sundaes” Art Show

March 9 - May 18
Hershey Public Library, 701 Cocoa Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033 United States
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“Sundays, Sun Days, Sundaes” the Hershey Area Art Association (HAAA) Membership’s Spring Show is slated to premier on Saturday March 9th and will continue through Saturday May 18, 2019 at the Hershey Public Library’s Hallway Gallery in Hershey, PA. An opening reception is scheduled to be held on Sunday March 17th from 2 to 4 pm to meet and greet the artists. Refreshments will be served. Artists will showcase original art (fine art and 3D) in various styles and mediums…

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Art in Science

March 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on February 26, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on March 26, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on April 23, 2019 at 4:00pm

One event on May 28, 2019 at 4:00pm

Hershey Public Library, 701 Cocoa Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033 United States
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Join students from Hershey High School’s Chem-Med Club as they lead school-age children through fun science activities. In the first program, on Tuesday, January 29, create colorful snowflakes and learn how to transform nail polish into beautiful art. Participants will take home a pamphlet filled with book recommendations you can get right here at the library, and ideas for experiments you can do at home. This program is suitable for kids in grade 3 to 5. (Different science experiments will…

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April 2019

Adult Storytime

April 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hershey Public Library, 701 Cocoa Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033 United States
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Come to the Hershey Public Library to sit back and relax as you listen to classic tales or short stories read aloud by Emily Fortney. Registration is not required. For an audience age 18 and up. If you have questions, please contact Julie Brnik at ext. 3717 or e-mail to jebrnik@derrytownship.org

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21st Annual National Library Week Author Visit

April 7 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hershey Public Library, 701 Cocoa Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033 United States
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Hershey Public Library presents the 21st Friends' National Guest Author Visit Program on Sunday, April 7 at 2:00 pm. Alice Hoffman, renowned writer of many books including "Practical Magic" and Lisa Hoffman, (cousin to Alice Hoffman) a knitwear designer and knitting teacher, will talk about their creative work. Books by both authors will be sold and signed at the event. Registration for this Friends program begins one month in advance, online at www.hersheylibrary.org or call the library at 717-533-6555. Please…

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Free

“The Constitution, Religion and American Public Policy” presented by Hershey Indivisible Team

April 10 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Hershey Public Library, 701 Cocoa Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033 United States
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Dr. David Connell, assistant professor of Political Science at Dickinson College, speaks on “The Constitution, Religion and American Public Policy” presented by the Hershey Indivisible Team.

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Healthy Sun Habits

April 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Hershey Public Library, 701 Cocoa Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033 United States
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Summer is almost here but are you ready? Come to a program at the Hershey Public Library, taught and organized by students from Penn State College of Medicine, to learn more about healthy sun habits and ways that you can protect yourself and family, to ensure a fun and healthy summer. Register online on the library's Events Calendar at wwww.hersheylibrary.org. If you have questions, please contact Julie Brnik at jebrnik@derrytownship org or call the library at 717-533-6555.

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Writing a Book and Where to Begin

April 13 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hershey Public Library, 701 Cocoa Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033 United States
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Many people aspire to writing their own book, but just can’t figure out where to begin. John Benedict was one of those people who after twenty years has learned invaluable information that can be shared. Come and hear what Dr. Benedict has found as he shares his experiences of the ever-changing publishing process. Please visit the library's Events Calendar at www.hersheylibrary.org to register. Registration begins one month in advance of the program. Please contact Julie Brnik at jebrnik@derrytownship.org with any…

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Yah-Oh-Way

April 14 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hershey Public Library, 701 Cocoa Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033 United States
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Yah-Oh-Way, meaning “it is good” in Hopi, highlights the true depth and complexity of Native American societies. Come to the Hershey Public Library to experience the origins and meanings of the various songs, dances, and traditions of the many tribes that inhabited North American before the arrival of Europeans. By participating in traditional ceremonies, including the Feather Dance, an annual expression of Thanksgiving, we are encouraged to honor and celebrate the history and cultural diversity of Native peoples. Registration is…

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While Reason Slept

April 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hershey Public Library, 701 Cocoa Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033 United States
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While Reason Slept: Revitalizing the Founders’ Hope for a Rational Republic will be presented by Thomas Brier. At the Hershey Public Library, come to an open discussion and presentation at of an optimistic solution for a vision of a rational Republic hosted by author of While Reason Slept, Thomas F. Brier, Jr., Esq. Books will be sold and signed. Registration is necessary, and may be done one month in advance of this program. Please visit the Events Calendar at www.hersheylibrary.org…

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Sex Trafficking: It’s Closer to Home Thank You Think

April 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hershey Public Library, 701 Cocoa Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033 United States
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Local author, Sherry Knowlton, will talk about sex trafficking and other forms of human trafficking that exist in today’s world — including right here in Southcentral Pennsylvania. She’ll discuss how you can recognize signs of trafficking and what you can do to help. Knowlton, a suspense writer, tackled the subjects of sex trafficking and sexual abuse in her novel Dead of Summer. She’ll share some of her research on the topic and answer questions about this disturbing form of human…

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May 2019

$15 – $20

Chess Tournament

May 4 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Hershey Public Library, 701 Cocoa Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033 United States
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Come to the Hershey Public Library for a chess tournament open to chess players of all ages and skill levels. 3 rounds with players in Quad sections based on rating and age. This will be a rated chess event so current United States Chess Federation (USCF) membership is required. (Sign up for USCF at www.uschess.org) Young players and players new to rated chess tournaments are welcome and encouraged to participate! Format: Open (all ages) and Scholastic Quads. Quads are 4…

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SPLAT Studio

May 5 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hershey Public Library, 701 Cocoa Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033 United States
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t’s a Hershey Public Library tradition – a surprise Mother’s Day art project. Back by popular demand, Meghan Winslow of SPLAT Studio – Spirited People Learning Artfulness Together – will help the children design a special project for a loved one. Pre-registration online for this Friends Children's Program on the library’s Events Calendar at www.hersheylibrary.org is required. Please select the age group for which you wish to register: Children ages 2 to 6, and children ages 6 and up as…

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The Lure & Mysteries of Sea Glass

May 19 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Hershey Public Library, 701 Cocoa Avenue
Hershey, PA 17033 United States
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Richard LaMotte will share his knowledge and years of experience at the Hershey Public Library on sea glass and provide insight into the art of identifying unique shards and review the basic science of how sea glass is formed. Books will signed and sold at the program. Registration begins one month in advance for this Friends adult program, online at the Events Calendar at www.hersheylibrary.org or call the library at 717-533-6555.

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