Wyomissing Public Library
April 2016 Newsletter 
Get your tickets for the Derby Party!

Grab your best Derby hat and join us in the Winner's Circle! This event is held in a private Wyomissing residence. Includes hors d'oeuvres, buffet dinner and mint juleps throughout the event. Individual tickets cost $75 each.  
To purchase your ticket, please order online here or contact Colleen Stamm at colleen@wyopublib.org
Fly Fishing Essentials

Learn the basics of fly fishing in this three-part program at the Wyomissing Public Library. All classes will be held from 9:00-11:00 a.m. beginning Saturday, April 2.

Topics for the sessions include:
4/2: Rods, reels and rigging
4/9: Insect ID and fly patterns
4/16: Casting

No equipment is necessary, but participants are welcome to bring their own gear. Please call or visit the main desk to register (610-374-2385). The cost of this course is a $35 donation to the library.
Family and Teen Programs
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Friday, April 1-Saturday, April 2 7:00pm-9:00am

For girls in grades 3 & 4. Pizza and breakfast will be provided!
Movies, games, glow-in-the-dark hide and seek, and more! Registration is required.  The cost is $20 per child. Please email Miss Joie for more information. joie@wyopublib.org
WWII Book Club

The Boys Who Challenged Hitler: Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club by Phillip Hoose
For grades 7-12 (but all ages are welcome and parent participation is encouraged!) Pick up a copy of the book and sign up for our Veteran's Speaker Series on
Saturday, 4/9 @ 1pm and book discussion on Tuesday, 4/19 @ 7pm. 
herb_garden.jpg  Family Gardening Club

Join the Garden Club of Reading for a storytime and a how-to on growing your own garden. All ages and skill levels welcome!

Tuesday, April 5 at 6:00pm. Please call or visit the main desk to register.  
Speaker Series

Saturday, April 9th
1:00 - 2:00pm
Bob Huber is a veteran of World War II. He served in the 104th Infantry Division, which saw 195 consecutive days of combat, from Belgium and Holland into Germany. Registration for this program is requested; please contact the main desk at 610-374-2385. 
Duplicate Bridge
for Beginners

Monday, April 11th
Monday, April 18th
Monday, April 25th
10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Classes are free of charge and open to the public. Space is limited; please register by contacting the Library at (610) 374-2385.  If you have any questions, please contact the instructor, Sue Wessner, by e-mail at
Monday Night
at the Movies
Monday, April 22nd
@ 5:30pm


No registration is required.
Poetry Reading by Poetry Practicum 
Wednesday, April 27
@ 6:30pm
Join Berks County's Poet Laureate, Nancy Yeager, and the poets in our weekly poetry group for an evening of original poetry.
Please call or visit the main desk to register.

9 Reading Blvd., Wyomissing, PA 19610
(610) 374-2385     www.wyopublib.org