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Just a reminder…the Oley library is closed today and there is no pre school story time this morning! We will see you all next Friday! Have a safe Black Friday!
The library will be closing today at 3 and will reopen Saturday from 10-2! Be sure to stop in and stock up on books and movies for Thanksgiving. Have a wonderful and safe Thanksgiving from the board and staff of the Oley Library! 🦃
Do you like to write? Have you ever wanted to write a book but not sure where to begin? Do you struggle getting your thought down on to paper? Join us for our bi-weekly writing workshop led by Denice Deantonio ! No experience necessary and all are welcome!
Guided Autobiography is way to tell your story. Using themes participants are “guided to share their life story. The benefits of Guided Autobiography are:
• Increased self-acceptance
• Decreased anxiety and tension
• Increased energy and vigor
• Increased positive view of others
• A feeling of connectedness and friendship
This is a fun way to review and share your life story.
Bring a paper, pen and your thoughts! Meet new friends and enjoy light refreshments at the Oley Valley Community library.
Please call ahead 484-491-1278 or respond via social media.
All About Denice:
” I am a lifelong resident of Berks County. I grew up in East Reading and presently reside in Fleetwood. I have a Bachelors Degree in Nursing from West Chester University. I also have a Masters Degree in Education from Temple University. I worked for over twenty years as a nurse. I taught high school-during the last eight years of my career.I have been trained as a facilitator in Guided Autobiography. I have always enjoyed reading and writing. I have had pieces published in Stroke Connection Magazine, an American Heart Association affiliate.
I am presently retired. I enjoy coloring and reading. I am married and have two adult children.”
The Oley Library Holiday House Tour Brochures are in! Stop in to the library beginning Tuesday to pick up your pre-ordered ticket! Hours this week are Tuesday 10-7, Wednesday 10-7, closed Thursday and Friday for Thanksgiving and Saturday 10-2. There is no preschool story time this Friday! Happy Thanksgiving week from the Board and Staff of the OVCL!
The Oley Valley Community Library Holiday House Tour is a self guided tour of historic Oley Valley homes. Proceeds benefit the Oley Valley Community Library. There are 5 homes on our house tour this year.
Tickets are $12.00 in advance or $15.00 the day of the tour and can be purchased at the Oley Valley Community Library at 339 Main Street, Oley.
Tickets can also be purchased at:
***Village Gifts & More
2 Scholl Drive
***Evelyn & Harriet’s
1232 Oysterdale Rd
7799 Boyertown Pike
Cash and check accepts at other locations.
Call 484-491-1278 for information.
Cash, check and charge all accepted at the library, or buy your tickets directly off this event page. If purchasing your tickets directly through this event or through our Eventbrite link, a $1.50 processing charge will be added, for a total of $13.50.
November 30th, 5-7pm Family movie nights, recurring monthly from 5-7pm.
Feel free to bring a blanket, sleeping bag or pillow!
Please join us for a multi-sensory, interactive presentation on Lincoln and the Gettysburg address. This program is for adults.
This week we will be offering an interactive program about ways children can stay healthy for the holidays. We will offer a demonstration on proper hand washing, discuss sleep habits and healthy eating.
Included in the program will be healthy snacks such as orange smiles and apple slices.