Programs from Home

Below is a list of virtual programs that our patrons can participate in from home. Most are videos of programs created by our program leaders, and others are instructions on how you can complete a project from home. We will be updating this list often as new programs are created.

All Ages Programs

How to Draw a Bird by local artist Whitney Robbins

“Where I’m From” Poem and Collage by local artist Whitney Robbins

Concert with Johnny & the Flashbacks: A recording of the Down by the River Outdoor Concert we hosted with Johnny & the Flashbacks in 2017.

Concert with TJ & The Peepers: A recording of the Down by the River Outdoor Concert we hosted with TJ & The Peepers in 2017.

Concert with The Nields: A recording of the concert by the Nields, presented during the Riverside Park Opening Celebration in 2019.

Children’s Programs

Saturday Lego Club Challenge: Each week brings a new challenge to inspire young Lego engineers. Email your photos to director@sunderlandpubliclibrary.org to participate. A winner will be chosen each week and their work will be posted on the library’s website and Facebook page. This Week: Build a Lego Zipline to carry your stuffed animal (or other toy) as far as possible. Measure how far it travels.

Paper Puppet Play with David Hyde Costello (Thank you to the Palmer Public Library and David Hyde Costello for sharing!)

Comic Book Creation with Eric Fulford: This is a recording of the Comic Book Creation program we hosted in July 2016.

Dinosaurs! With the DinoMan: This is a recording of the Dinosaurs! program we hosted in June 2016.

Mike the Bubble Man: This is a recording of the performance by Mike the Bubble Man we hosted in June 2016.

Touch a Truck: A recording of the Touch a Truck day we hosted with the Sunderland Fire Department, Sunderland Police Department, South County EMS, and Warner Bros Trucking.

Young Adult Programs

Harry Potter Digital Escape Room – Created by our friends at the Peters Township Public Library (McMurray, PA).

Adult Programs

Every Monday: Qigong, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Join Zoom Meeting: https://zoom.us/j/117278043

Monday, April 6th: Knitting Circle, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Join Zoom Meeting: https://zoom.us/j/253129634

Wednesday, April 8th: Sunderland Book Club discusses Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult, 6:00 PM.

Join Zoom Meeting: https://zoom.us/j/397742162

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Author N.C. Schell reads from The Ballade of Mary Reede: A recording of an Author Talk we hosted in 2017 with local author N.C. Schell reading from his book The Ballade of Mary Reede, about the infamous female pirate.

Beekeeping with Ken Warchol: A recording of the Beekeeping Workshop led by Ken Warchol we hosted in 2016.