Award-winning actor, producer, designer, library supporter and avid reader Sarah Jessica Parker is the honorary chair for the American Library Association’s unique “Book Club Central.” For the Club’s readers, Sarah Jessica is selecting books throughout the year so...read more
Why read, you ask? If you are already a reader, what I’m about to say will be “preaching to the choir.” And, if you are reading this article, chances are you enjoy reading. Please share what I am about to tell you with every one you know, because reading can...read more
February Is Black History Month: A message from pbs.org Here at Catty Library we are always looking for “partners” in the pursuit of excellence in literature and life-long learning. The Public Broadcasting Service, PBS, is a major contributor to those goals through...read more
Each month, the Library team puts their heads together to buy the most interesting, most informative books that are sure to please the most people- the young and the not-so-young! Along with the New York Times Bestsellers, we also check out “Best Picks” from other...read more
“Tiny Tim’s Holiday Message” For those of us who may not be familiar with Charles Dickens’ classic work A Christmas Carol, the last words on the last page read, “God Bless Us Every One,” spoken by young Tiny Tim, a crippled boy, who is the heart and soul of Dickens’...read more
Giving Thanks “We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives.” -John F. Kennedy, The 35th President of the United States "Thank you̕ is the best prayer that anyone could say. I say that one a lot. Thank you expresses extreme...read more
No Tricks! Real Treats at the Library! On Tuesday afternoon, October 31st, from 1-3PM, Hartzell’s Pharmacy President Vincent Hartzell, PharmD, will present the next “Hartzell’s Health Talks” with a program that will give you a customized “Medicare Prescription Drug...read more
Catasauqua Library Presents a Variety of Family Themed Programming One of the goals of every library is to be a link in the chain of community information resources. With that in mind, your Library is especially pleased to host Hartzell’s Pharmacy ‘s “Health Talks: ...read more
Lessons in Making the World a Better Place: Summer Reading 2017! The Summer Reading 2017 “Build A Better World” themed programs introduced young patrons to the idea that even a child can make the world a better place and have fun doing so. Starting with the help of...read more
Through the generosity of the Trustees of the Harry C. Trexler Trust, the Library is now in the process of installing audial/visual equipment in the upstairs auditorium that will enable the Library to present educational and recreational presentations on subjects of...read more
It’s All About The Love of Reading! The Library’s Summer Reading programs are all about giving our children a variety of educational and recreational experiences that will inspire and encourage them to become lifelong learners. It should come as no surprise that...read more
THE BOOK CLUB
The Book Club meets every month on the first Thursday of the month at 6pm. Each month the group discusses that month’s book and decides what to read next. Sometimes members read the same book; sometimes members different books by the same author; and, sometimes members read a book of our choosing in a particular genre, for example, a biography.
KEEP ME IN STITCHES
The Library’s club devoted to, but not limited to, knitting and crocheting meets every week on Monday night at 6pm. At this time, members are finishing up their crocheted scarfs and beginning a knitted scarf. We all help each other. When members feel confident about their knitting and crocheting, we will take on a more ambitious project- perhaps a sweater!