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Sunday September 21, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Coffee: Farm to Filter - CANCELLED Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for this presentation about coffee — how it is grown and harvested and its  trip through the supply chain from the farm to your coffee cup.  Nora Burkey, Executive Director of The Chain Collaborative will discuss the real meaning of "Fair Trade" and the challenges faced by coffee farmers and their families.

Nora will be joined by  Philly Fair Trade who is a partner of The Chain Collaborative.  They will provide the coffee and discuss the process of roasting.

This program is free and open to the public.  No registration required.

 

For more information on The Chain Collaborative, go to www.thechaincollaborative.org.

 

 

    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
Tuesday September 23, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Craft Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Bridgette   610-356-1510   mareference@delcolibraries.org
   

Do you need time for yourself? Need a space to work on your crafts? Want the chance to meet and chat with others who have similar interests? Find all three at Marple Public Library.

This club is for all crafters, including scrapbooking and hook or needle arts.

Beginner to Advanced Skill Sets. Adults, and children accompanied by adults, are welcome.

Bring your projects and join the fun!

Morning & evening sessions—choose what works for you:

Tuesdays 9/23, 10/28, 11/25, 12/23 from 10am-11:30am

Thursdays 9/11, 10/2, 11/13, 12/11 from 6:30pm—8pm

No registration needed.

 

 

 

 

 

 

    Location: Marple Public Library
 
rec_aerobics 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Aston Tuesday Chair Yoga Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Aston Library   610-494-5877   hello@astonlibrary.org
   

"Chair Yoga" is a gentle form of yoga that is practiced sitting in a chair or standing, using a chair for support.  It is appropriate for adults of all shapes, sizes, ages and genders.

    Location: Aston Public Library
        There are many spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Antiques! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Bring your treasures into the Library for a free appraisal from antiques dealer, John Thompson. 

Space is limited so REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

 

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
        There are 39 spaces available.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Reading a Round Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Rachelle Nocito   610-446-3082 x 200   nocito@haverfordlibrary.org
   

Join us on the 4th Tuesday of each month for this adult book  discussion that is open to all.  A different contemporary adult fiction and non-fiction book will be discussed at each meeting.

This month’s selection is: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer& Annie Barrows (2009)
January 1946: London is emerging from the shadow of the Second World War, and writer Juliet Ashton is looking for her next book subject. Who could imagine that she would find it in a letter from a man she’s never met, a native of the island of Guernsey, who has come across her name written inside a book by Charles Lamb….

As Juliet and her new correspondent exchange letters, Juliet is drawn into the world of this man and his friends—and what a wonderfully eccentric world it is. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society—born as a spur-of-the-moment alibi when its members were discovered breaking curfew by the Germans occupying their island—boasts a charming, funny, deeply human cast of characters, from pig farmers to phrenologists, literature lovers all.

    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
Wednesday September 24, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 7:30 AM  -  9:00 AM Annual HTFL Business Breakfast Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anny Laepple   610-446-3082, x. 216   laepple@haverfordlibrary.org
   

 

 

Join us for our 4th Annual

HTFL Business Breakfast

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 • 7:30-9am
1601 Darby Road • Havertown, PA 19083

Enjoy face time with other Haverford Township professionals as we celebrate the vibrancy of our community!

Have your photo taken by Joel Perlish Photography and we’ll create a personal READ poster to be displayed at the Library and you’ll receive a copy as well.

*Invite a colleague! Bring a first time attendee to be entered into a raffle!*


Funding provided by our 2014 Library Sponsors: Joel Perlish Photography, DAEDALUS Education Services, Haverford Area YMCA, MusicWorks, Oakmont National Pub, Rotary Club of Haverford Township, Zarwin Baum, Main Line Therapeutic Massage and Spa, Ranieri & Kerns Associates, Kettle, Elliott-Lewis, JMS Architecture, LL, Surrey Services for Seniors, Foote Orthodontics, Tina Garrity—Senior Advisors Group, Holy Child Academy, West Laurel Hill Cemetery and Funeral Home, The Protection Bureau, MOMS Club of Havertown-East, PA, Law Offices of Daniel J. Siegel, Nolan Painting, Marcus John Salon, Casemate Publishers, Direct Paint and Collision, Radomile Academy of Dance, Food Safety Sanitation, Janae Alberts Realtor

 

    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
        There are many spaces available.
 
lib_bookflipping 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Susan Robinson   610-622-8091   udpdirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Book Club. Last Wednesday of every month (Aug. 27, Sept. 24, Oct. 29, Nov. 26).  From 2-3 pm.  Make new friends and share your love of reading by making suggestions on what to read next.  New books are distributed monthly.  Please call Primos Library at 610-622-8091 with any questions you may have.

    Location: Upper Darby Primos Branch
 
misc_none 2:15 PM  -  3:15 PM SOCIAL SECURITY WORKSHOP Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Tobin   610-583-0593   reference@ridleylibrary.org
   

THE FINANCIAL AWARENESS FOUNDATION will present a free one hour workshop on Savy Social Security Planning.

Space is limited - registration required!

This is a Financial Literacy Program of the PA Forward Initiative.

    Location: Ridley Township Public Library
        There are 24 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM SOCIAL SECURITY WORKSHOP Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Tobin   610-583-0593   reference@ridleylibrary.org
   

THE FINANCIAL AWARENESS FOUNDATION will present a free one hour workshop on Savy Social Security Planning.

Space is limited - registration required!

This is a Financial Literacy Program of the PA Forward Initiative.

    Location: Ridley Township Public Library
        There are 24 spaces available.
Thursday September 25, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:15 PM  -  8:30 PM Arts and Needles Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Join the Arts and Needles Group every Thursday; work on your own pattern or work on a group project.

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
Tuesday September 30, 2014 Go To Top
rec_aerobics 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Aston Tuesday Chair Yoga Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Aston Library   610-494-5877   hello@astonlibrary.org
   

"Chair Yoga" is a gentle form of yoga that is practiced sitting in a chair or standing, using a chair for support.  It is appropriate for adults of all shapes, sizes, ages and genders.

    Location: Aston Public Library
        There are many spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:30 PM Weird Philadelphia Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Join us for tales of the weird and strange in the Philadelphia area.  Presented by Victorian Vanities.

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
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nat_poppy 7:15 PM  -  8:30 PM Conscientious Objectors in WWI Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jennifer   610-566-9331   fsdirector@delcolibraries.org
   

As part of the World War I 100th Anniversary Lecture Series, Furness welcomes archivist Anne Yoder from the Peace Collection at Swarthmore College. Ms Yoder will highlight pieces from the collection, as well as discuss the peace movement during WWI.

    Location: H. K. Furness Free Library
 
misc_none 7:30 PM Michael Chitwood to sign copies of Tough Cop Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Pam Sedor   610-687-1124 x62   psedor@radnorlibrary.org
   

Upper Darby Township Superintendent of Police, Michael J. Chitwood, is the subject of the new book, Tough Cop: Mike Chitwood vs. the “Scumbags” by Harold I. Gullan. Chief Chitwood began his career in law enforcement over forty years ago.  Chitwood is the recipient of a multitude of awards which recognize him for his community service, leadership, and commitment to public safety. 

Upcoming Programs for Adults    
    Location: Radnor Memorial Library
Wednesday October 1, 2014 Go To Top
rec_painters_palette.GIF 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Art Workshop Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Susan Robinson   610-622-8091   udpdirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Art Workshop. 1st Wednesday of every month. (Oct. 1, Nov. 5, Dec. 3) from 1-3 pm. Explore your creative side.  Directed by a former art teacher.  Some materials provided.  Please call Primos Library at 610-622-8091 with any questions you may have.

    Location: Upper Darby Primos Branch
 
ent_filmproj 7:00 PM Film Movement Presents Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Marple Public Library   610-356-1510   marplelibrary@delcolibraries.org
   

Marple Library presents a first-run, award winning independent film with English subtitles on the first Wednesday of each month.

The event is free and registration is not required.

September's movie is Lucky. 

Synopsis

How could a recently orphaned, 10-year old homeless South African boy ever be called Lucky? Over the grave of his dead mother, Lucky makes a promise to make something of himself. Leaving the security of his remote Zulu village for the big city with the hope of going to school, he arrives on the doorstep of an uncle who has no use for him. Lucky then falls in with Padma, an elderly Indian woman with an inherent fear of Africans, who takes him in as she would a stray dog. Together, unable to speak each other's language, they develop an unlikely bond. Through an odyssey marked by greed, violence, and, ultimately, belonging, Lucky shows how a child's spirit can bring out decency, humility and even love in adults struggling to survive in the new South Africa.

In Zulu, Hindi and English with English subtitles.

http://www.marplelibrary.org    
    Location: Marple Public Library
Thursday October 2, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:15 PM  -  8:30 PM Arts and Needles Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Join the Arts and Needles Group every Thursday; work on your own pattern or work on a group project.

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Craft Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Bridgette   610-356-1510   mareference@delcolibraries.org
   

Do you need time for yourself? Need a space to work on your crafts? Want the chance to meet and chat with others who have similar interests? Find all three at Marple Public Library.

This club is for all crafters, including scrapbooking and hook or needle arts.

Beginner to Advanced Skill Sets. Adults, and children accompanied by adults, are welcome.

Bring your projects and join the fun!

Morning & evening sessions—choose what works for you:

Tuesdays 9/23, 10/28, 11/25, 12/23 from 10am-11:30am

Thursdays 9/11, 10/2, 11/13, 12/11 from 6:30pm—8pm

No registration needed.

 

 

 

 

 

 

    Location: Marple Public Library
Sunday October 5, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Food in Jars: Canning Workshop - Pickling Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Bear Shannon   610-446-3082 ext 216   shannon@haverfordlibrary.org
   

Join us for this class about canning with blogger and canning teacher, Marisa McClellan.  Learn how to can your own food and take home a jar of pickles.

There is a program fee of $5.  You can register and pay through the Oakmont Farmer’s Market website.  To register go to: www.oakmontfarmersmarket.org

Space is limited, so do not delay!

This program is made possible through a partnership between  the Haverford Township Farmer’s Market Association and the Library.

    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
Monday October 6, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Socrates Cafe Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Bridgette   610-356-1510   mareference@delcolibraries.org
   

Join us for a fresh taste of philosophy at the Socrates Cafe. Based on the book Socrates Cafe by Christopher Phillips. We meet on the first Monday of the month at 10 am. Light refreshments are provided.

No registation required.

    Location: Marple Public Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:45 PM MEDITATION 101 Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Tobin   610-583-0593   reference@ridleylibrary.org
   

Richard Conti from the Schoolhouse Center Meditation Group will teach you a  simple and effective Meditation technique to help reduce anxiety and stress and provide a sense of inner calm.

This is a Health Literacy program of the PA Forward Initiative.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

    Location: Ridley Township Public Library
        There are 9 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Rock 'n' Roll: The British Invasion Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Bear Shannon   610-446-3082 ext 216   shannon@haverfordlibrary.org
   

In 1964 America was overwhelmed by a musical assault that started in the UK -- and they were using the weapons we gave them: the blues, R & B, rock 'n' roll, country-western etc.  This course will explore how this phenomenon came about, discus the artists who made it happen, the American response and how this event revolutionized the world of music in western society.

Intructor: Gene Terruso, History of Rock Music teacher, University of the Art

Registration fee $57.  To register and pay, go to www.haverfordadultschool.org.  The program is #422 in the Fall Course Catalog.

This program is hosted by the Haverford Township Free Library and the Haverford Township Adult School.

 

    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Monday Night at the Movies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Join us as we watch "Arsenic and Old Lace".  Light refreshments served.

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
 
misc_none 7:00 PM Yoga for All Ages Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Pam Sedor   610-687-1124 x62   psedor@radnorlibrary.org
   

Amy Dolan, Radnor resident, certified yoga instructor, and owner of her own studio, "Yoga with Spirit."  Wear comfortable clothing.

Upcoming Programs for Adults    
    Location: Radnor Memorial Library
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Tuesday October 7, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Explore Your Future Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Bear Shannon   610-446-3082 ext 216   shannon@haverfordlibrary.org
   

Considering working full-time, exploring a new career, finding a meaningful volunteer experience, pursuing a hobby, interest or unfulfilled dream? Coming of Age’s® Explore Your Future Workshop is for you!

Designed to help people 50 and older chart a path to an engaged, fulfilling future.

Experience rich interactive exercises and lively discussions to guide you on taking your next steps. Participants will receive a comprehensive workbook, filled with activities, website links and other  resources. Let Coming of Age® help you create a vision of “what’s next” in your life.

Facilitated by Mary Catherine Dabrowski, Director, Surrey at Havertown.

Hosted by The Haverford Township Free Library, Surrey Services for Seniors, and The Haverford Township Adult School.

The workshop is $25 for all four sessions.  To register,  go to www.haverfordtownshipadultschool.org.  The program is #308 in the HTAS Fall Course Catalog.

 

    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
 
misc_none 7:30 PM An Evening with Author RIchard Rashke: The Infamous John Demjanjuk Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Pam Sedor   610-687-1124 x62   psedor@radnorlibrary.org
   

Rashke is the author of Useful Enemies: John Demjanjuk and America’s Open-Door Policy for Nazi  War Criminals is a powerful, carefully documented book.  Rashke is the author of several non-fiction books and is featured in the award-winning television series, Nazi Hunters.  Co-sponsored by Radnor Historical Society.

Upcoming Programs for Adults    
    Location: Radnor Memorial Library
Wednesday October 8, 2014 Go To Top
office_money_bills_coins 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM ESTATE PLANNING Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Tobin   610-583-0593   reference@ridleylibrary.org
   

Regardless of income, we each have an estate. Specific estate planning strategies will be discussed.  Register for a 2:00 pm or a 6:00 pm sesssion.

~~This is a Financial Literacy Program of the PA Forward Initiative.

    Location: Ridley Township Public Library
        There are 25 spaces available.
 
eth_france 4:00 PM French for Fun School Age Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lucy Saxon   610-543-0436   swarthmore@delcolibraries.org
   

Bonjour! Please join us on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 4pm for Fun in French with Madame B!  

We will speak, sing, and play games in French.  

Madame B. is an experienced local French teacher.  

Hope to see you! 

All programs are free and open to the public.  Please, sign up below, at the library, via email (swarthmore@delcolibraries.org) or by calling 610-543-0436.  

    Location: Swarthmore Public Library
        There are 15 spaces available.
 
office_money_bills_coins 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM ESTATE PLANNING Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Tobin   610-583-0593   reference@ridleylibrary.org
   

Regardless of our income, we each have an estate. This program will present various estate planning strategies. Register for either the 2 pm or 6 pm session.

This is a Financial Literacy Program of the PA Forward Initiative.

    Location: Ridley Township Public Library
        There are 24 spaces available.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM What About the Boys?: Raising Happy, Healty, & Independent Sons in 2014 Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Bear Shannon   610-446-3082 ext 216   shannon@haverfordlibrary.org
   

Join this discussion about boys and the challenges they face growing up in today’s world.  Learn strategies to help your sons thrive in school, be a good friend, and develop resilience to handle life’s bumps.  This program is for all parents (and other adults who impact the lives of boys) who care about the development of boys and want better ways to support not just their physical, but also personal growth.

Presenter and Discussion Facilitator, Dr. Robert Zeitlin, Licensed Psychologist,
Certified School Psychologist, and Haverford Twp.  parent.

Registration fee $10.  To register and pay, go to: www.haverfordadultschool.org

The program is #301 in the HTAS Fall Course Catalog.

 

This program is made possible through a partnership between the Haverford Township Free Library, the Haverford Township Adult School, the School District of Haverford Township, and the Haverford Area YMCA.

 

    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
Thursday October 9, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  1:30 PM Monthly Book Share Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Department   610-446-3082 ext 201   reference@haverfordlibrary.org
   

Stop in and enjoy this cozy, informal book discussion with other bibliophiles.  Share a book you are reading, or just come and listen about some recommended reads.  Feel free to bring a lunch or snack.  Dessert and drinks will be provided.

    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
 
rec_knitting 1:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Needlecraft Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Susan Robinson   610-622-8091   udpdirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Needlecraft Group. Second Thursday of every month. (Sept. 11, Oct 9, Nov. 13, and Dec. 11).  From 1 - 3:30 pm.  Bring your needlework and enjoy a time of friendship and shared interest. Please call Primos Library at 610-622-8091 with any questions you may have.

    Location: Upper Darby Primos Branch
 
misc_none 6:15 PM  -  8:30 PM Arts and Needles Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Join the Arts and Needles Group every Thursday; work on your own pattern or work on a group project.

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
Friday October 10, 2014 Go To Top
elect_e_reader.GIF 10:00 AM Download Dropins Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lucy Saxon   610-543-0436   swarthmore@delcolibraries.org
   

Swarthmore Public Library regularly offers e-book and audio-book download drop-in sessions the second Friday of the month at 10am.  To learn to use a tablet or e-reader to borrow library materials, come on down to the Swarthmore Public Library and join us.  Borrowing books is easy once you get your device set up, and we’re happy to guide you through the initial set-up.  Please bring the device that you wish to read or listen on.  

All programs are free and open to the public.  Please, sign up at the library, via email (swarthmore@delcolibraries.org) or by calling 610-543-0436.  

    Location: Swarthmore Public Library
Saturday October 11, 2014 Go To Top
rec_aerobics 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Aston Saturday Chair Yoga Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Aston Library   610-494-5877   hello@astonlibrary.org
   

"Chair Yoga" is a gentle form of yoga that is practiced sitting in a chair or standing, using a chair for support.  It is appropriate for adults of all shapes, sizes, ages and genders.

    Location: Aston Public Library
        There are many spaces available.
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Poor Posture: The Clue to Your Back Pain? Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Bear Shannon   610-446-3082 ext 216   shannon@haverfordlibrary.org
   

Is your posture causing lower back pain?  Lower back pain is the #1 musculoskeletal complaint to a doctors office, so why don't doctors know how to deal with this pandemic problem? 

Find out how you can take simple steps to better health with local Havertown physician Dr. Paul
Roscioli. 

Each participant will receive a voucher for a free computerized posture analysis, just for attending.

Registration is not required, but highly recommended. 

    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
        There are many spaces available.
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Sunday October 12, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 1:30 PM Screening of Musical Chairs Hosted by Susan Seidelman Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Pam Sedor   610-687-1124 x62   psedor@radnorlibrary.org
   

Philadelphia-born Susan Seidelman was lauded as one of Hollywood’s few “bankable” female directors after the blockbuster box office performance of Desperately Seeking Susan.  Her thirty-seven year career includes a Palm d’Or nomination at Cannes and multiple Emmy and Oscar nominations.  Musical Chairs is a romantic tale set in the world of wheelchair ballroom dancing.

Upcoming Programs for Adults    
    Location: Radnor Memorial Library
Monday October 13, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Rock 'n' Roll: The British Invasion Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Bear Shannon   610-446-3082 ext 216   shannon@haverfordlibrary.org
   

In 1964 America was overwhelmed by a musical assault that started in the UK -- and they were using the weapons we gave them: the blues, R & B, rock 'n' roll, country-western etc.  This course will explore how this phenomenon came about, discus the artists who made it happen, the American response and how this event revolutionized the world of music in western society.

Intructor: Gene Terruso, History of Rock Music teacher, University of the Art

Registration fee $57.  To register and pay, go to www.haverfordadultschool.org.  The program is #422 in the Fall Course Catalog.

This program is hosted by the Haverford Township Free Library and the Haverford Township Adult School.

 

    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
 
holiday_witch_hat.GIF 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Grave Hopping Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Susan Robinson   610-622-8091   udpdirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Grave Hopping   6:30-7:30 pm on Monday,October 13th. Learn about the significance of tombstones throughout history.  See famous gravestones as well as learn to care for your own cemetary stones.  Please call Primos Library at 610-622-8091 with any questions you may have.

    Location: Upper Darby Primos Branch
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Cookbook Club: Barefoot in Paris Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Bear Shannon   610-446-3082 ext 216   shannon@haverfordlibrary.org
   

We’re giving “book club” a new meaning!

Join us for The Cookbook Club and sample recipes from a selected cookbook. Each participant should prepare a recipe of your choice from this month’s selection, Barefoot in Paris: Easy French Food You Can Make At Home and bring it to the club to share.

The Cookbook Club meets the 2nd Monday of each month.

Stop by the Reference Desk to browse this month’s selection Barefoot in Paris, select a recipe, and sign up for the club. Make a free copy of your recipe and get ready to cook!  

    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
 
med_caduceus 6:45 PM  -  8:45 PM MS CONNECTIONS GROUP Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This support group is sponsored by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. 

If you are a person living with MS or the caregiver of a person with MS, come and share, learn, and empower one another. This self-help group will provide opportunities to gain peer support and receive information about the latest research, treatments, programs, and services available for people living with MS. Members gain practical tips and support from others who have shared similar experiences, as well as professional advice  from members of our speaker's bureau. 

For more information, please contact the group leader, Colleen Paoletti at pa07477@gmail.com or  484-326-1025 OR you can contact Pat Thieringer, Community Outreach Manager at pat.thieringer@nmss.org or  215-271-1500.

    Location: Upper Darby Municipal Branch
Tuesday October 14, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Crafty Tuesday Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Diana   610-566-9331   illfs@delcolibraries.org
   

Join us for our monthly craft program at the Furness Library!  This month we'll be learning basic quilling techniques and using them to embellish our own photos or cards.  Please bring your own photo or card along with the appropriate sized matboard and shadowbox frame.  This program is for teens and adults.  Due to the number of tools available, this class will be limited to 12 participants.  

For more information email Diana at illfs@delcolibraries.org or call 610-566-9331 ext.5.

        There is 1 space available.
 
ent_film-reel 2:00 PM Film Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lucy Saxon   610-543-0436   swarthmore@delcolibraries.org
   

Swarthmore Public Library Film Discussion Group presents:

War Horse in Commemoration of the Centenary of WWI

Meeting the 2nd Tuesday of each Month at 2pm. 

We meet each month to watch a film, and discuss it afterwards.  

Swarthmore Public Library, 121 Park Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081

All programs are free and open to the public, but registration is requested:

Register below or at the library, via email (swarthmore@delcolibraries.org), or by calling 610-543-0436.

    Location: Swarthmore Public Library
        There are 50 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Explore Your Future Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Bear Shannon   610-446-3082 ext 216   shannon@haverfordlibrary.org
   

Considering working full-time, exploring a new career, finding a meaningful volunteer experience, pursuing a hobby, interest or unfulfilled dream? Coming of Age’s® Explore Your Future Workshop is for you!

Designed to help people 50 and older chart a path to an engaged, fulfilling future.

Experience rich interactive exercises and lively discussions to guide you on taking your next steps. Participants will receive a comprehensive workbook, filled with activities, website links and other  resources. Let Coming of Age® help you create a vision of “what’s next” in your life.

Facilitated by Mary Catherine Dabrowski, Director, Surrey at Havertown.

Hosted by The Haverford Township Free Library, Surrey Services for Seniors, and The Haverford Township Adult School.

The workshop is $25 for all four sessions.  To register,  go to www.haverfordtownshipadultschool.org.  The program is #308 in the HTAS Fall Course Catalog.

 

    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Fact, Fiction, & Myth: Understanding Care at Home Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Bear Shannon   610-446-3082 ext 216   shannon@haverfordlibrary.org
   

This program will provide seniors and their families with a better understanding of the services offered by a homecare agency and the proper steps to take to arrange care at home.  Topics will include:

· How to assess a loved one’s need for care at home;

· How to engage in a homecare service; and

· How to ask the right questions to find the best caregiver for your loved one.

Bill Velazquez and Colleen Moran of Dunwoody Homecare will present the program and be available for your questions!

The program is free and open to the public.  No registration required.

    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
Wednesday October 15, 2014 Go To Top
office_meeting1 9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Resume Workshop Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Susan Robinson   610-622-8091   udpdirector@delcolibraries.org
   

RESUME WORKSHOP  Wednesday, October 15 - 9:30-11:30 am at Primos Library Branch of Upper Darby. Get the answers at a free resume workshop.  Let by Barbara Mock, Esq.  Barbara is an attorney and human resources management consultant.  She will draw on her 20+ years experience to explain what recruiters and hiring managers look for when reviewing your resume and cover letter.  Registration is required and limited to 10 people. Call the library at 610-622-8091 or go to www.delcolibraries.org and click on "Library Events" to register.

    Location: Upper Darby Primos Branch
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 2:30 PM How to Research Military and Bounty Land Records Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Radnor Library Information Desk   610-687-1124 x3   rareference@delcolibraries.org
   

Sydney F. Cruice Dixon, a professional genealogist, will discuss how to research your ancestors’ military service and explain how to find the bounty land records that your ancestors may have received for their military service.  She will also explain the benefits - and how to navigate some of the difficulties - of researching at the National Archives in Washington, D.C.

Upcoming Programs for Adults    
    Location: Radnor Memorial Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM Medicare Made Easy Seminar Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

John Simons, My Medicare PA will provide information on Medicare, Medicare supplements, Enrollment periods and more.   Registration not required; however, you may call the Library or John @ 610 405-6916.

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
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misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:45 PM THOSE AMAZING BRITS Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Tobin   610-583-0593   reference@ridleylibrary.org
   

Dr. B.G. Betz from West Chester University will explore why American readers love Jane Austen and are  fascinated by Downtown Abbey.

This is a Civic and Social Literacy program of the Pennsylvania Forward Initiative.

 

    Location: Ridley Township Public Library
        There are many spaces available.
Thursday October 16, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:15 PM  -  8:30 PM Arts and Needles Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Join the Arts and Needles Group every Thursday; work on your own pattern or work on a group project.

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM Murder in the Distillery Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

 Who called Max Liter? Was it his wife, the local cheesemaker or someone else?  Join us for an interactive murder mystery whodunit!  Presented by Victorian Vanities.

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
Friday October 17, 2014 Go To Top
eth_france 2:00 PM French Discussion Adult Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lucy Saxon   610-543-0436   swarthmore@delcolibraries.org
   

French Discussion Group for Adults

The third Friday of each month at 2pm, we are pleased to host a French discussion group for conversant adults.  

A bientot!

All programs are free and open to the public.  Please, sign up at the library, via email (swarthmore@delcolibraries.org) or by calling 610-543-0436.  

    Location: Swarthmore Public Library
Saturday October 18, 2014 Go To Top
rec_aerobics 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Aston Saturday Chair Yoga Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Aston Library   610-494-5877   hello@astonlibrary.org
   

"Chair Yoga" is a gentle form of yoga that is practiced sitting in a chair or standing, using a chair for support.  It is appropriate for adults of all shapes, sizes, ages and genders.

    Location: Aston Public Library
        There are many spaces available.
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Cookbook Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Cookbook Club members will choose and prepare a recipe from the featured "Cookbook of the Month".  Featured cookbook will be at the circulation desk for review and to choose your recipe.  Bring your dish to the library and share with other members.  Participants can discuss the book while enjoying samples of the prepared dishes.

This month's cookbook:  The Chew: What's for Dinner?

Register in advance.  Norwood Library will provide coffee, tea, water and paper products.

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
        There are many spaces available.
 
food_beer.GIF 2:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Books 'n Brew Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Circ Desk   610-789-4440   upperdarby@delcolibraries.org
   

Open buffet, beer*, wine* and soda - $30/person.

Raffles - silent auction - 50/50 - other surprises!

Tickets available at any Upper Darby Library or by going to our website.

 

 

All proceeds benefit the Upper Darby Libraries.

 

*Must be over 21 years old.

http://www.udlibraries.org    
 
food_beer.GIF 2:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Books 'n Brew Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Circ Desk   610-734-7649   upperdarby@delcolibraries.org
   

Open buffet, beer*, wine* and soda - $30/person.

Raffles - silent auction - 50/50 - other surprises!

Tickets available at any Upper Darby Library or by going to our website.

 

 

All proceeds benefit the Upper Darby Libraries.

 

*Must be over 21 years old.

http://www.udlibraries.org    
 
food_beer.GIF 2:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Books 'n Brew Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Circ Desk   610-622-8091   upperdarby@delcolibraries.org
   

Open buffet, beer*, wine* and soda - $30/person.

Raffles - silent auction - 50/50 - other surprises!

Tickets available at any Upper Darby Library or by going to our website.

 

 

All proceeds benefit the Upper Darby Libraries.

 

*Must be over 21 years old.

http://www.udlibraries.org    
 
misc_smiley 3:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Aston Fall Bingo Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Aston Library   610-494-5877   hello@astonlibrary.org
   

The Friends of the Aston Public Library present Fall Bingo!  Admission is $25.  All prizes will be in cash!  Food and refreshments will be sold as well as bingo supplies.  There will also be special raffles!  All proceeds benefit the library!

    Location: Aston Public Library
Monday October 20, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Rock 'n' Roll: The British Invasion Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Bear Shannon   610-446-3082 ext 216   shannon@haverfordlibrary.org
   

In 1964 America was overwhelmed by a musical assault that started in the UK -- and they were using the weapons we gave them: the blues, R & B, rock 'n' roll, country-western etc.  This course will explore how this phenomenon came about, discus the artists who made it happen, the American response and how this event revolutionized the world of music in western society.

Intructor: Gene Terruso, History of Rock Music teacher, University of the Art

Registration fee $57.  To register and pay, go to www.haverfordadultschool.org.  The program is #422 in the Fall Course Catalog.

This program is hosted by the Haverford Township Free Library and the Haverford Township Adult School.

 

    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM Downton Abbey Revisited Season 4 Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

If you're a Downton Abbey fan, here's your chance to catch up or review Season 4. Two episodes shown each week.  Light refreshments served. 

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
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Tuesday October 21, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM Smart Divorce Planning Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Pam Sedor   610-687-1124 x62   psedor@radnorlibrary.org
   

Hotaling Investment Management, LLC, presents the team of Samantha Evian, Family Law Attorney, and Eileen Paul, CFP®, on how to identify and intelligently uncouple assets, debt, and walk away stronger on your feet with investable resources and savings.  Special guest and motivational speaker Pamela Elaine Nichols will share her own dramatic and ultimately winning experience with you.

Upcoming Programs for Adults    
    Location: Radnor Memorial Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Explore Your Future Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Bear Shannon   610-446-3082 ext 216   shannon@haverfordlibrary.org
   

Considering working full-time, exploring a new career, finding a meaningful volunteer experience, pursuing a hobby, interest or unfulfilled dream? Coming of Age’s® Explore Your Future Workshop is for you!

Designed to help people 50 and older chart a path to an engaged, fulfilling future.

Experience rich interactive exercises and lively discussions to guide you on taking your next steps. Participants will receive a comprehensive workbook, filled with activities, website links and other  resources. Let Coming of Age® help you create a vision of “what’s next” in your life.

Facilitated by Mary Catherine Dabrowski, Director, Surrey at Havertown.

Hosted by The Haverford Township Free Library, Surrey Services for Seniors, and The Haverford Township Adult School.

The workshop is $25 for all four sessions.  To register,  go to www.haverfordtownshipadultschool.org.  The program is #308 in the HTAS Fall Course Catalog.

 

    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
Wednesday October 22, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 7:30 PM Nursing in a Civil War Hospital Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Pam Sedor   610-687-1124 x62   psedor@radnorlibrary.org
   

Smadar Shtuhl depicts life in field hospitals as seen through the eyes of Anna Morris Holstein, a nurse and a matron during the Civil War, and demonstrates how gender and racial assumptions were compromised to answer the demands of a major conflict.  Co-sponsored by Radnor Historical Society.

This presentation is a program of the Pennsylvania Humanities Council. The PHC inspires people to come together to share a life of learning. Since 1973 the PHC has provided resources that empower local groups to help their communities explore history, literature, the arts, and the ideas that shape the human experience.  

Upcoming Programs for Adults    
    Location: Radnor Memorial Library
Thursday October 23, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:15 PM  -  8:30 PM Arts and Needles Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Join the Arts and Needles Group every Thursday; work on your own pattern or work on a group project.

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
Friday October 24, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM 300 Years At St. David’s Episcopal Church Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Pam Sedor   610-687-1124 x62   psedor@radnorlibrary.org
   

Reverend Richard Walton Hess, retired Rector of St. David’s Episcopal Church in Wayne, will
present a historical lecture on the Church that was founded in the early 18th century. January 2015 is the beginning of “Celebrate 300” commemorating St. David’s 300th anniversary.  

Upcoming Programs for Adults    
    Location: Radnor Memorial Library
Saturday October 25, 2014 Go To Top
rec_aerobics 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Aston Saturday Chair Yoga Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Aston Library   610-494-5877   hello@astonlibrary.org
   

"Chair Yoga" is a gentle form of yoga that is practiced sitting in a chair or standing, using a chair for support.  It is appropriate for adults of all shapes, sizes, ages and genders.

    Location: Aston Public Library
        There are many spaces available.
Monday October 27, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Rock 'n' Roll: The British Invasion Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Bear Shannon   610-446-3082 ext 216   shannon@haverfordlibrary.org
   

In 1964 America was overwhelmed by a musical assault that started in the UK -- and they were using the weapons we gave them: the blues, R & B, rock 'n' roll, country-western etc.  This course will explore how this phenomenon came about, discus the artists who made it happen, the American response and how this event revolutionized the world of music in western society.

Intructor: Gene Terruso, History of Rock Music teacher, University of the Art

Registration fee $57.  To register and pay, go to www.haverfordadultschool.org.  The program is #422 in the Fall Course Catalog.

This program is hosted by the Haverford Township Free Library and the Haverford Township Adult School.

 

    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM Downton Abbey Revisited Season 4 Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

If you're a Downton Abbey fan, here's your chance to catch up or review Season 4. Two episodes shown each week.  Light refreshments served. 

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
Tuesday October 28, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Craft Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Bridgette   610-356-1510   mareference@delcolibraries.org
   

Do you need time for yourself? Need a space to work on your crafts? Want the chance to meet and chat with others who have similar interests? Find all three at Marple Public Library.

This club is for all crafters, including scrapbooking and hook or needle arts.

Beginner to Advanced Skill Sets. Adults, and children accompanied by adults, are welcome.

Bring your projects and join the fun!

Morning & evening sessions—choose what works for you:

Tuesdays 9/23, 10/28, 11/25, 12/23 from 10am-11:30am

Thursdays 9/11, 10/2, 11/13, 12/11 from 6:30pm—8pm

No registration needed.

 

 

 

 

 

 

    Location: Marple Public Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Ghost Stories Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   


Join SPIRT of PA, local affiliate of television's TAPS (SyFy's Ghost Hunters) as they share some of their experiences as Ghost Hunters.  They will share evidence from the local areas and places that they've investigated and regale you with ghost stories.  Don't miss this chance to meet with experienced investigators and ask questions about local haunts.

 

    Location: Norwood Public Library
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Reading a Round Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Rachelle Nocito   610-446-3082 x 200   nocito@haverfordlibrary.org
   

Join us on the 4th Tuesday of each month for this adult book  discussion that is open to all.  A different contemporary adult fiction and non-fiction book will be discussed at each meeting.

This month’s selection is: Little Heathens: Hard Times and High Spirits on an Iowa Farm During the Great Depression by Mildred Armstrong Kalish (2008) 
Little Heathens offers a loving but realistic portrait of a “hearty-handshake Methodist” family that gave its members a remarkable legacy of kinship, kindness, and remembered pleasures. Recounted in a luminous narrative filled with tenderness and humor, Kalish’s memoir of her childhood shows how the right stuff can make even the bleakest of times seem like “quite a romp.”

 

    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
 
misc_none 7:30 PM An Evening with Charles E. Dagit, Jr. : Louis Kahn, Architect Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Pam Sedor   610-687-1124 x62   psedor@radnorlibrary.org
   

Charles Dagit gives a vivid, first-person account of one of the greatest chapters in architectural history, when, in the 1960’s, Louis I. Kahn taught distinctive design philosophy at the University of Pennsylvania  and built a new kind of modern architecture.  Co-sponsored by Radnor Historical Society.

Upcoming Programs for Adults    
    Location: Radnor Memorial Library
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Wednesday October 29, 2014 Go To Top
anim_owl 2:00 PM Lecture: Great Horned Owls Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lucy Saxon   610-543-0436   swarthmore@delcolibraries.org
   

Swarthmore Public Library Presents

My Journey with a Pair of Great Horned Owls

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 2pm

Pamela Dimeler, photographer and amateur naturalist will present a multimedia presentation entitled "My Journey with a Pair of Great Horned Owls" on Wednesday October 29th at 2:00 P.M.  Pam has been observing the activities of these owls for two years and has studied and documented their various behaviors.  Pam will share her observations through photography and video clips including examples of preening, flying, stretching, and even hooting duets between King Tuft and Queen Athena.  You do not want to miss this exciting, educational and very unique program!

All programs are free and open to the public.  Please, sign up at the library, via email (swarthmore@delcolibraries.org) or by calling 610-543-0436.  

    Location: Swarthmore Public Library
        There are 50 spaces available.
 
lib_bookflipping 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Susan Robinson   610-622-8091   udpdirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Book Club. Last Wednesday of every month (Aug. 27, Sept. 24, Oct. 29, Nov. 26).  From 2-3 pm.  Make new friends and share your love of reading by making suggestions on what to read next.  New books are distributed monthly.  Please call Primos Library at 610-622-8091 with any questions you may have.

    Location: Upper Darby Primos Branch
 
lib_book_signing 6:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Hauntings & Witchcraft in Delco Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Tobin   610-583-0593   reference@ridleylibrary.org
   

Matt Lake and Laurie Hull return just in time for Halloween to present stories of Delaware County History with a paranormal focus.

Both authors' books will be available for purchase and signing by the authors after the presentation.

This is a Civic and Social Literacy Program of the PA Forward Initative.

    Location: Ridley Township Public Library
        There are many spaces available.
Thursday October 30, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:15 PM  -  8:30 PM Arts and Needles Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Join the Arts and Needles Group every Thursday; work on your own pattern or work on a group project.

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
Saturday November 1, 2014 Go To Top
rec_aerobics 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Aston Saturday Chair Yoga Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Aston Library   610-494-5877   hello@astonlibrary.org
   

"Chair Yoga" is a gentle form of yoga that is practiced sitting in a chair or standing, using a chair for support.  It is appropriate for adults of all shapes, sizes, ages and genders.

    Location: Aston Public Library
        There are many spaces available.
Monday November 3, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Socrates Cafe Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Bridgette   610-356-1510   mareference@delcolibraries.org
   

Join us for a fresh taste of philosophy at the Socrates Cafe. Based on the book Socrates Cafe by Christopher Phillips. We meet on the first Monday of the month (September's meeting is on a Tuesday due to the holiday) at 10 am. Light refreshments are provided.

No registation required.

    Location: Marple Public Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM Downton Abbey Revisited Season 4 Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

If you're a Downton Abbey fan, here's your chance to catch up or review Season 4. Two episodes shown each week.  Light refreshments served. 

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
Wednesday November 5, 2014 Go To Top
trans_car 9:30 AM  -  1:30 PM AARP Driver Safety Refresher Course Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Arlene Hoffman   484-427-8113   
   

Sign up for the AARP Driver Safety Program to be held at Marple Public Library on Wednesday, November 5 from 9:30 am - 1:30 pm.

This 4-hour refresher class is open to all those who have completed the 8-hour class and can produce documentation, such as the certificate, canceled check, or insurance statement.

Call Arlene at (484) 427-8113 for more information and to register. Space is limited. Cost is $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members.
 

    Location: Marple Public Library
 
rec_painters_palette.GIF 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Art Workshop Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Susan Robinson   610-622-8091   udpdirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Art Workshop. 1st Wednesday of every month. (Oct. 1, Nov. 5, Dec. 3) from 1-3 pm. Explore your creative side.  Directed by a former art teacher.  Some materials provided.  Please call Primos Library at 610-622-8091 with any questions you may have.

    Location: Upper Darby Primos Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:15 PM THE WAWA WAY Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Tobin   610-583-0593   reference@ridleylibrary.org
   

Thayer Schroeder will discuss the new book The Wawa Way on the history of your favorite convenience store. Wawa products will be served, courtesy of Wawa.

Registration is required.

This is a Social and Civic Literacy Program of the PA Forward initiative.

 

    Location: Ridley Township Public Library
        There are 47 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:30 PM All That Glitters Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

 An illustrated history of costume jewelry with slides and free costume jewelry appraisals.  Space is limited, registration required.

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
        There are 39 spaces available.
 
misc_none 7:30 PM End of Life Planning with Jeanne C. Hoff Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Pam Sedor   610-687-1124 x62   psedor@radnorlibrary.org
   

What do you want your will to say? What arrangements do you want for your funeral? Jeanne C. Hoff, author of Between Now and Then: A Common Sense End-of-Life Planning Guide for Baby Boomers (And The Rest of Us), is uniquely qualified from years of experience working in business, finance, law, and as a cemetery sales counselor.

Upcoming Programs for Adults    
    Location: Radnor Memorial Library
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Thursday November 6, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:15 PM  -  8:30 PM Arts and Needles Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Join the Arts and Needles Group every Thursday; work on your own pattern or work on a group project.

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM The Wow! in Your Garden with Michael Petrie Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Pam Sedor   610-687-1124 x62   psedor@radnorlibrary.org
   

Petrie, winner of Best in Show for Landscape Design at the 2013 Philadelphia Flower Show and 2014 central feature exhibitor, is known for his wildly beautiful and unconventional exhibits.  Petrie has designed and built exhibits for major companies and institutions, including the former J. Franklin Styer Nurseries.  Co-sponsored by the Community Garden Club at Wayne.

Upcoming Programs for Adults    
    Location: Radnor Memorial Library
Saturday November 8, 2014 Go To Top
rec_aerobics 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Aston Saturday Chair Yoga Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Aston Library   610-494-5877   hello@astonlibrary.org
   

"Chair Yoga" is a gentle form of yoga that is practiced sitting in a chair or standing, using a chair for support.  It is appropriate for adults of all shapes, sizes, ages and genders.

    Location: Aston Public Library
        There are many spaces available.
 
nat_poppy 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM WWI 100th Anniversary Lecture Series: 1916-1917 Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jennifer   610-566-9331   fsdirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Commemorate World War I by enjoying a series of programs held at four DCLS libraries. Today's lecture with local historian Andrew Miller highlights the year of 1916-1917. 

    Location: H. K. Furness Free Library
Monday November 10, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM Downton Abbey Revisited Season 4 Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

If you're a Downton Abbey fan, here's your chance to catch up or review Season 4. Two episodes shown each week.  Light refreshments served. 

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
 
med_caduceus 6:45 PM  -  8:45 PM MS CONNECTIONS GROUP Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This support group is sponsored by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. 

If you are a person living with MS or the caregiver of a person with MS, come and share, learn, and empower one another. This self-help group will provide opportunities to gain peer support and receive information about the latest research, treatments, programs, and services available for people living with MS. Members gain practical tips and support from others who have shared similar experiences, as well as professional advice  from members of our speaker's bureau. 

For more information, please contact the group leader, Colleen Paoletti at pa07477@gmail.com or  484-326-1025 OR you can contact Pat Thieringer, Community Outreach Manager at pat.thieringer@nmss.org or  215-271-1500.

    Location: Upper Darby Municipal Branch
Tuesday November 11, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Crafty Tuesday Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Diana   610-566-9331   illfs@delcolibraries.org
   

Join us for our monthly craft program at the Furness Library.  Projects are at a beginner level with a focus on reusing and/or repurposing materials.  Register below.  This program is for teens and adults.  For more information email Diana at illfs@delcolibraries.org or call 610-566-9331 ext.5.

        There are 20 spaces available.
 
ent_film-reel 2:00 PM Film Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lucy Saxon   610-543-0436   swarthmore@delcolibraries.org
   

Swarthmore Public Library Film Discussion Group

Meeting the 2nd Tuesday of each Month at 2pm. 

We meet each month to watch a film, and discuss it afterwards.  

Swarthmore Public Library, 121 Park Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081

All programs are free and open to the public, but registration is requested:

Register below or at the library, via email (swarthmore@delcolibraries.org), or by calling 610-543-0436.

    Location: Swarthmore Public Library
        There are 50 spaces available.
Wednesday November 12, 2014 Go To Top
eth_france 4:00 PM French for Fun School Age Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lucy Saxon   610-543-0436   swarthmore@delcolibraries.org
   

Bonjour! Please join us on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 4pm for Fun in French with Madame B!  

We will speak, sing, and play games in French.  

Madame B. is an experienced local French teacher.  

Hope to see you! 

All programs are free and open to the public.  Please, sign up below, at the library, via email (swarthmore@delcolibraries.org) or by calling 610-543-0436.  

    Location: Swarthmore Public Library
        There are 15 spaces available.
 
rec_aerobics 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM TENATIVE-Aston Wednesday Chair Yoga Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Aston Library   610-494-5877   hello@astonlibrary.org
   

"Chair Yoga" is a gentle form of yoga that is practiced sitting in a chair or standing, using a chair for support.  It is appropriate for adults of all shapes, sizes, ages and genders.

    Location: Aston Public Library
        There are many spaces available.
Thursday November 13, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  1:30 PM Monthly Book Share Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Department   610-446-3082 ext 201   reference@haverfordlibrary.org
   

Stop in and enjoy this cozy, informal book discussion with other bibliophiles.  Share a book you are reading, or just come and listen about some recommended reads.  Feel free to bring a lunch or snack.  Dessert and drinks will be provided.

    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
 
rec_knitting 1:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Needlecraft Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Susan Robinson   610-622-8091   udpdirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Needlecraft Group. Second Thursday of every month. (Sept. 11, Oct 9, Nov. 13, and Dec. 11).  From 1 - 3:30 pm.  Bring your needlework and enjoy a time of friendship and shared interest. Please call Primos Library at 610-622-8091 with any questions you may have.

    Location: Upper Darby Primos Branch
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misc_none 6:15 PM  -  8:30 PM Arts and Needles Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Join the Arts and Needles Group every Thursday; work on your own pattern or work on a group project.

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Craft Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Bridgette   610-356-1510   mareference@delcolibraries.org
   

Do you need time for yourself? Need a space to work on your crafts? Want the chance to meet and chat with others who have similar interests? Find all three at Marple Public Library.

This club is for all crafters, including scrapbooking and hook or needle arts.

Beginner to Advanced Skill Sets. Adults, and children accompanied by adults, are welcome.

Bring your projects and join the fun!

Morning & evening sessions—choose what works for you:

Tuesdays 9/23, 10/28, 11/25, 12/23 from 10am-11:30am

Thursdays 9/11, 10/2, 11/13, 12/11 from 6:30pm—8pm

No registration needed.

 

 

 

 

 

 

    Location: Marple Public Library
Friday November 14, 2014 Go To Top
elect_e_reader.GIF 10:00 AM Download Dropins Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lucy Saxon   610-543-0436   swarthmore@delcolibraries.org
   

Swarthmore Public Library regularly offers e-book and audio-book download drop-in sessions the second Friday of the month at 10am.  To learn to use a tablet or e-reader to borrow library materials, come on down to the Swarthmore Public Library and join us.  Borrowing books is easy once you get your device set up, and we’re happy to guide you through the initial set-up.  Please bring the device that you wish to read or listen on.  

All programs are free and open to the public.  Please, sign up at the library, via email (swarthmore@delcolibraries.org) or by calling 610-543-0436.  

    Location: Swarthmore Public Library
Saturday November 15, 2014 Go To Top
rec_aerobics 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Aston Saturday Chair Yoga Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Aston Library   610-494-5877   hello@astonlibrary.org
   

"Chair Yoga" is a gentle form of yoga that is practiced sitting in a chair or standing, using a chair for support.  It is appropriate for adults of all shapes, sizes, ages and genders.

    Location: Aston Public Library
        There are many spaces available.
 
misc_bingo 7:00 PM  -  10:00 PM Friends' Fall Bingo Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deb Dorshimer   610-259-2805   upperdarby@delcolibraries.org
   

Join the Friends of the Upper Darby for their Fall Bingo Fundraiser.

 

Prizes - raffle baskets - 50/50 - refreshments.

Doors open at 6:30 pm; play begins at 7:00

Tickets - $20/person if reserved in advance

                 $25/person at the door 

 

   

@Upper Darby Twp/Sellers Memorial Free Public Library

76 S. State RD.

           Call D. Dorshimer at 610-259-2805 to reserve your spot!

 

All proceeds benefit the 3 UD Libraries.

    Location: Upper Darby/Sellers Library
 
misc_bingo 7:00 PM  -  10:00 PM Friends' Fall Bingo Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deb Dorshimer   610-259-2805   upperdarby@delcolibraries.org
   

Join the Friends of the Upper Darby for their Fall Bingo Fundraiser.

 

Prizes - raffle baskets - 50/50 - refreshments.

Doors open at 6:30 pm; play begins at 7:00

Tickets - $20/person if reserved in advance

                 $25/person at the door 

 

   

@Upper Darby Twp/Sellers Memorial Free Public Library

76 S. State RD.

           Call D. Dorshimer at 610-259-2805 to reserve your spot!

 

All proceeds benefit the 3 UD Libraries.

    Location: Upper Darby/Sellers Library
 
misc_bingo 7:00 PM  -  10:00 PM Friends' Fall Bingo Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deb Dorshimer   610-259-2805   upperdarby@delcolibraries.org
   

Join the Friends of the Upper Darby for their Fall Bingo Fundraiser.

 

Prizes - raffle baskets - 50/50 - refreshments.

  Doors open at 6:30 pm; play begins at 7:00

 Tickets - $20/person if reserved in advance

                 $25/person at the door 

 

   

   @Upper Darby Twp/Sellers Memorial Free Public Library

   76 S. State RD.

 

           Call D. Dorshimer at 610-259-2805 to reserve your spot!

 

All proceeds benefit the 3 UD Libraries.

    Location: Upper Darby/Sellers Library
Monday November 17, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM Downton Abbey Revisited Season 4 Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

If you're a Downton Abbey fan, here's your chance to catch up or review Season 4. Two episodes shown each week.  Light refreshments served. 

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:45 PM WORLD WAR I Lecture Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Tobin   610-583-0593   reference@ridleylibrary.org
   

Professor Jeffrey LaMonica from Delaware County Community College continues his World War I history series.  He'll address the topic of chemical warfare in World War I, and bring WWI artifacts.

The program will be held in the Lower Library Meeting Room.

Registration is required.

This is an Information LIteracy Program of the PA Forward Initiative.

    Location: Ridley Township Public Library
        There are 23 spaces available.
Tuesday November 18, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 7:30 PM Author Lecture with Lu Ann Cahn: I Dare Me! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Pam Sedor   610-687-1124 x62   psedor@radnorlibrary.org
   

Veteran journalist and eight-time Emmy award-winner Lu Ann Cahn battled breast cancer at the age of 35 and endured surgery for ulcerative colitis and kidney cancer.  Lu Ann set out to take charge of herself over the next 365 days, trying something new every day.  

Upcoming Programs for Adults    
    Location: Radnor Memorial Library
Wednesday November 19, 2014 Go To Top
office_dollarsign 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM RETIREMENT PLANNING Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Tobin   610-583-0593   reference@ridleylibrary.org
   

The Financial Awareness Foundation will share information on getting ready for retirement.  Register for the 2pm or 6 pm session.

Registration is required. Location: Lower Level Meeting Room.

This is a Financial Literacy Program of the PA Forward Initiative.

 

 

 

    Location: Ridley Township Public Library
        There are 24 spaces available.
Thursday November 20, 2014 Go To Top
lib_sherlock_holmes.GIF 12:00 AM Cookies & Mystery Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Bear Shannon   610-446-3082 ext 216   shannon@haverfordlibrary.org
   
Join us for cookies and coffee and discuss a different genre each month.
The theme will be Our Favorite Mysteries
    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
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misc_none 6:15 PM  -  8:30 PM Arts and Needles Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Join the Arts and Needles Group every Thursday; work on your own pattern or work on a group project.

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
Friday November 21, 2014 Go To Top
eth_france 2:00 PM French Discussion Adult Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lucy Saxon   610-543-0436   swarthmore@delcolibraries.org
   

French Discussion Group for Adults

The third Friday of each month at 2pm, we are pleased to host a French discussion group for conversant adults.  

A bientot!

All programs are free and open to the public.  Please, sign up at the library, via email (swarthmore@delcolibraries.org) or by calling 610-543-0436.  

    Location: Swarthmore Public Library
Monday November 24, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM Yoga for All Ages Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Pam Sedor   610-687-1124 x62   psedor@radnorlibrary.org
   

Amy Dolan, Radnor resident, certified yoga instructor, and owner of her own studio, "Yoga with Spirit."  Wear comfortable clothing.

Upcoming Programs for Adults    
    Location: Radnor Memorial Library
Tuesday November 25, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Craft Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Bridgette   610-356-1510   mareference@delcolibraries.org
   

Do you need time for yourself? Need a space to work on your crafts? Want the chance to meet and chat with others who have similar interests? Find all three at Marple Public Library.

This club is for all crafters, including scrapbooking and hook or needle arts.

Beginner to Advanced Skill Sets. Adults, and children accompanied by adults, are welcome.

Bring your projects and join the fun!

Morning & evening sessions—choose what works for you:

Tuesdays 9/23, 10/28, 11/25, 12/23 from 10am-11:30am

Thursdays 9/11, 10/2, 11/13, 12/11 from 6:30pm—8pm

No registration needed.

 

 

 

 

 

 

    Location: Marple Public Library
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Reading a Round Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Rachelle Nocito   610-446-3082 x 200   nocito@haverfordlibrary.org
   

Join us on the 4th Tuesday of each month for this adult book  discussion that is open to all.  A different contemporary adult fiction and non-fiction book will be discussed at each meeting.

This month’s selection is: Little Heathens: Hard Times and High Spirits on an Iowa Farm During the Great Depression by Mildred Armstrong Kalish (2008) 
Little Heathens offers a loving but realistic portrait of a “hearty-handshake Methodist” family that gave its members a remarkable legacy of kinship, kindness, and remembered pleasures. Recounted in a luminous narrative filled with tenderness and humor, Kalish’s memoir of her childhood shows how the right stuff can make even the bleakest of times seem like “quite a romp.”

 

    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
Wednesday November 26, 2014 Go To Top
lib_bookflipping 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Susan Robinson   610-622-8091   udpdirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Book Club. Last Wednesday of every month (Aug. 27, Sept. 24, Oct. 29, Nov. 26).  From 2-3 pm.  Make new friends and share your love of reading by making suggestions on what to read next.  New books are distributed monthly.  Please call Primos Library at 610-622-8091 with any questions you may have.

    Location: Upper Darby Primos Branch
Monday December 1, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Socrates Cafe Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Bridgette   610-356-1510   mareference@delcolibraries.org
   

Join us for a fresh taste of philosophy at the Socrates Cafe. Based on the book Socrates Cafe by Christopher Phillips. We meet on the first Monday of the month (September's meeting is on a Tuesday due to the holiday) at 10 am. Light refreshments are provided.

No registation required.

    Location: Marple Public Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Monday Night at the Movies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Join us to watch "Meet Me in St. Louis".  Light refreshments served.

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
Tuesday December 2, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 7:30 PM The Woman's Touch to Impressionism: Art Lecture with Frederick T. Dixon Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Pam Sedor   610-687-1124 x62   psedor@radnorlibrary.org
   

Fred Dixon has collected art for 35 years and has visited many of the most important  museums in the U.S. and Europe. Dixon was a docent at the Barnes Foundation for ten years. His recently published book 700  Years of Art History: Pre-Renaissance to Modernism will be available for purchase.

Upcoming Programs for Adults    
    Location: Radnor Memorial Library
Wednesday December 3, 2014 Go To Top
rec_painters_palette.GIF 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Art Workshop Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Susan Robinson   610-622-8091   udpdirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Art Workshop. 1st Wednesday of every month. (Oct. 1, Nov. 5, Dec. 3) from 1-3 pm. Explore your creative side.  Directed by a former art teacher.  Some materials provided.  Please call Primos Library at 610-622-8091 with any questions you may have.

    Location: Upper Darby Primos Branch
 
eth_pyramid.GIF 6:30 PM  -  7:45 PM FOOD IN ANCIENT EGYPT Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Tobin   610-583-0593   reference@ridleylibrary.org
   

Dr. Stephen Phillips from the University of Penn Museum returns to address this fascinating topic.

This is a Social and Civic Literacy Program of the PA Forward initiative.

Registration Required.

    Location: Ridley Township Public Library
        There are many spaces available.
Thursday December 4, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:15 PM  -  8:30 PM Arts and Needles Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Join the Arts and Needles Group every Thursday; work on your own pattern or work on a group project.

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
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misc_none 7:00 PM Wreath Decorating Workshop Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Pam Sedor   610-687-1124 x62   psedor@radnorlibrary.org
   

Heather Potter of Cottage Flowers in Malvern, returns for the annual holiday wreath decorating workshop. Heather brings fresh wreaths and an abundance of natural decorations (and more) to decorate your wreath. Class size is limited.  $20 materials fee due at registration at the library.  Registration begins November 1.

Upcoming Programs for Adults    
    Location: Radnor Memorial Library
Monday December 8, 2014 Go To Top
med_caduceus 6:45 PM  -  8:45 PM MS CONNECTIONS GROUP Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

This support group is sponsored by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. 

If you are a person living with MS or the caregiver of a person with MS, come and share, learn, and empower one another. This self-help group will provide opportunities to gain peer support and receive information about the latest research, treatments, programs, and services available for people living with MS. Members gain practical tips and support from others who have shared similar experiences, as well as professional advice  from members of our speaker's bureau. 

For more information, please contact the group leader, Colleen Paoletti at pa07477@gmail.com or  484-326-1025 OR you can contact Pat Thieringer, Community Outreach Manager at pat.thieringer@nmss.org or  215-271-1500.

    Location: Upper Darby Municipal Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM Yoga for All Ages Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Pam Sedor   610-687-1124 x62   psedor@radnorlibrary.org
   

Amy Dolan, Radnor resident, certified yoga instructor, and owner of her own studio, "Yoga with Spirit."  Wear comfortable clothing.

Upcoming Programs for Adults    
    Location: Radnor Memorial Library
Tuesday December 9, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Crafty Tuesday Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Diana   610-566-9331   illfs@delcolibraries.org
   

Join us for our monthly craft program at the Furness Library.  Projects are at a beginner level with a focus on reusing and/or repurposing materials.  Register below.  This program is for teens and adults.  For more information email Diana at illfs@delcolibraries.org or call 610-566-9331 ext.5.

        There are 20 spaces available.
 
ent_film-reel 2:00 PM Film Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lucy Saxon   610-543-0436   swarthmore@delcolibraries.org
   

Swarthmore Public Library Film Discussion Group

Meeting the 2nd Tuesday of each Month at 2pm. 

We meet each month to watch a film, and discuss it afterwards.  

Swarthmore Public Library, 121 Park Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081

All programs are free and open to the public, but registration is requested:

Register below or at the library, via email (swarthmore@delcolibraries.org), or by calling 610-543-0436.

    Location: Swarthmore Public Library
        There are 50 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:30 PM 10 Unforgettable Stories that History Forgot Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Through visual representations, stories and artifacts, Victorian Vanities will provide a look back into where we came from, how we got to be where we are and the events that have shaped our cultural identity.

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
Wednesday December 10, 2014 Go To Top
eth_france 4:00 PM French for Fun School Age Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lucy Saxon   610-543-0436   swarthmore@delcolibraries.org
   

Bonjour! Please join us on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 4pm for Fun in French with Madame B!  

We will speak, sing, and play games in French.  

Madame B. is an experienced local French teacher.  

Hope to see you! 

All programs are free and open to the public.  Please, sign up below, at the library, via email (swarthmore@delcolibraries.org) or by calling 610-543-0436.  

    Location: Swarthmore Public Library
        There are 15 spaces available.
Thursday December 11, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  1:30 PM Monthly Book Share Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Department   610-446-3082 ext 201   reference@haverfordlibrary.org
   

Stop in and enjoy this cozy, informal book discussion with other bibliophiles.  Share a book you are reading, or just come and listen about some recommended reads.  Feel free to bring a lunch or snack.  Dessert and drinks will be provided.

    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
 
rec_knitting 1:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Needlecraft Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Susan Robinson   610-622-8091   udpdirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Needlecraft Group. Second Thursday of every month. (Sept. 11, Oct 9, Nov. 13, and Dec. 11).  From 1 - 3:30 pm.  Bring your needlework and enjoy a time of friendship and shared interest. Please call Primos Library at 610-622-8091 with any questions you may have.

    Location: Upper Darby Primos Branch
 
misc_none 6:15 PM  -  8:30 PM Arts and Needles Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Join the Arts and Needles Group every Thursday; work on your own pattern or work on a group project.

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Craft Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Bridgette   610-356-1510   mareference@delcolibraries.org
   

Do you need time for yourself? Need a space to work on your crafts? Want the chance to meet and chat with others who have similar interests? Find all three at Marple Public Library.

This club is for all crafters, including scrapbooking and hook or needle arts.

Beginner to Advanced Skill Sets. Adults, and children accompanied by adults, are welcome.

Bring your projects and join the fun!

Morning & evening sessions—choose what works for you:

Tuesdays 9/23, 10/28, 11/25, 12/23 from 10am-11:30am

Thursdays 9/11, 10/2, 11/13, 12/11 from 6:30pm—8pm

No registration needed.

 

 

 

 

 

 

    Location: Marple Public Library
Friday December 12, 2014 Go To Top
elect_e_reader.GIF 10:00 AM Download Dropins Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lucy Saxon   610-543-0436   swarthmore@delcolibraries.org
   

Swarthmore Public Library regularly offers e-book and audio-book download drop-in sessions the second Friday of the month at 10am.  To learn to use a tablet or e-reader to borrow library materials, come on down to the Swarthmore Public Library and join us.  Borrowing books is easy once you get your device set up, and we’re happy to guide you through the initial set-up.  Please bring the device that you wish to read or listen on.  

All programs are free and open to the public.  Please, sign up at the library, via email (swarthmore@delcolibraries.org) or by calling 610-543-0436.  

    Location: Swarthmore Public Library
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Saturday December 13, 2014 Go To Top
rec_aerobics 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM TENATIVE-Aston Saturday Chair Yoga Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Aston Library   610-494-5877   hello@astonlibrary.org
   

"Chair Yoga" is a gentle form of yoga that is practiced sitting in a chair or standing, using a chair for support.  It is appropriate for adults of all shapes, sizes, ages and genders.

    Location: Aston Public Library
        There are many spaces available.
Thursday December 18, 2014 Go To Top
lib_sherlock_holmes.GIF 11:00 AM Cookies & Mystery Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mary Bear Shannon   610-446-3082 ext 216   shannon@haverfordlibrary.org
   
Join us for cookies and coffee and discuss a different genre each month.
The theme will be Less Blood, More Fun: Cozies
    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
 
misc_none 6:15 PM  -  8:30 PM Arts and Needles Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Staff   610 534-0693   nodirector@delcolibraries.org
   

Join the Arts and Needles Group every Thursday; work on your own pattern or work on a group project.

Norwood Public Library    
    Location: Norwood Public Library
Friday December 19, 2014 Go To Top
eth_france 2:00 PM French Discussion Adult Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lucy Saxon   610-543-0436   swarthmore@delcolibraries.org
   

French Discussion Group for Adults

The third Friday of each month at 2pm, we are pleased to host a French discussion group for conversant adults.  

A bientot!

All programs are free and open to the public.  Please, sign up at the library, via email (swarthmore@delcolibraries.org) or by calling 610-543-0436.  

    Location: Swarthmore Public Library
Tuesday December 23, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Craft Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Bridgette   610-356-1510   mareference@delcolibraries.org
   

Do you need time for yourself? Need a space to work on your crafts? Want the chance to meet and chat with others who have similar interests? Find all three at Marple Public Library.

This club is for all crafters, including scrapbooking and hook or needle arts.

Beginner to Advanced Skill Sets. Adults, and children accompanied by adults, are welcome.

Bring your projects and join the fun!

Morning & evening sessions—choose what works for you:

Tuesdays 9/23, 10/28, 11/25, 12/23 from 10am-11:30am

Thursdays 9/11, 10/2, 11/13, 12/11 from 6:30pm—8pm

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    Location: Marple Public Library
 
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    Contact: Rachelle Nocito   610-446-3082 x 200   nocito@haverfordlibrary.org
   

Join us on the 4th Tuesday of each month for this adult book  discussion that is open to all.  A different contemporary adult fiction and non-fiction book will be discussed at each meeting.

This month’s selection is: Little Heathens: Hard Times and High Spirits on an Iowa Farm During the Great Depression by Mildred Armstrong Kalish (2008) 
Little Heathens offers a loving but realistic portrait of a “hearty-handshake Methodist” family that gave its members a remarkable legacy of kinship, kindness, and remembered pleasures. Recounted in a luminous narrative filled with tenderness and humor, Kalish’s memoir of her childhood shows how the right stuff can make even the bleakest of times seem like “quite a romp.”

 

    Location: Haverford Twp. Free Library
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