Muhlenberg Community Library

Adult Events, Lectures and Workshops

Our programs support PA Forward Literacies

Summer Film Series at MCL

Come enjoy a film in our air-conditioned library! #SocialLit.

Tuesday August 15th 6:30PM

What causes a solar eclipse? Come watch a TED Talk video and listen to Dan Brown from the Berks County Amateur Astronomical Society speak all about solar eclipses! This presentation is free; however, registration is recommended. Call (610) 929-0589 or visit us at 3612 Kutztown Rd. Laureldale, PA 19605. #SocialLiteracy

Solar Eclipse Party!

Monday August 21st Fun for the whole family!

Experience the solar eclipse with Muhlenberg Community Library! There will be snacks, trivia and crafts. he drawing for the Solar Eclipse Basket Raffle will be at 3:30 (Lic. G-16-223-R) Need not be present to win. #SocLit.

Adult Book Clubs
2nd Wednesday Book Club

2nd Wednesday of the month, 6:30-7:30 pm

The 2nd Wednesday Club reads a variety of books--anything from classics to current novels.

Contact: Betty Ledig at (610)926-1188 or

3rd Thursday Book Club

3rd Thursday of the month, 12:00-1:00 pm

The 3rd Thursday Club reads a variety of genres and types of books.

Contact: Pat Reis at (610)921-5579

Mystery Group Cafe Chat Noir

4th Tuesday of the month, 5:15-6:30 pm

Mystery lovers are finding that there's something even BETTER than reading a great whodunnit--and that's sharing the fun with a group of other enthusiasts! The Muhlenberg Library's Cafe Chat Noir is for people who enjoy mysteries of all types--cozy, classic, as well as the best modern thrillers.

Contact: Helene Stephens at (610)939-9160 or

Other Adult Clubs

Nice Knitters of Muhlenberg

Tuesdays 6:00 PM and Wednesdays, 10:00am

Do you like to knit and/or crochet? If so, join the Nice Knitters of Muhlenberg on Wednesdays at 10:00am as they lovingly create various projects for Berks County charities. Handmade items, such as baby blankets, chemo hats, scarves, Christmas stockings, are made and donated to places like Mary’s Shelter, the Reading Hospital, and other important organizations in need. New members and yarn donations are always welcome!

WELaurel Camera Club

4th Thursday of the month, 6:00pm (No meeting in January)

Do you like to take photographs? Are you an amateur photographer?

If so, come join the WELaural Amateur Camera Club. Membership is open to anyone in the community interested in photography. Membership dues run for the calendar year and are only $5, payable at any meeting.

Here are the subjects for the May meeting contest which were voted on at last the Feb. 23rd meeting: The main subject or main color must be: 01.White 02.Black 03.Gray 04.Red 05.Orange 06.Yellow 07.Green 08.Blue 09.Violet (or purple) 10.Harlequin (= mixture of colors) The May meeting will be on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 6:00 pm. Please remember the new earlier time. Also, please note this is the FOURTH Thursday. Karl Gardner, WELaurel Amateur Camera Club secretary

For more adult programs, check out our event calendar.