Events

Do you love books as much as we do? Join the Friends of the Haverford Township Free Library for a special Peek-a-Book mini photo session for bibliophiles young and old. Document your child’s all-time favorite book or newest obsession. Grab a social media headshot for yourself that shows your personality. The session is free and you only pay for the Read More

Free job and academic assistance for veterans transitioning to civilian life. Get instruction and hands-on practice with the library’s new resource for veterans and their families: Vet Now! See and experience the benefits of these features: – Live VA Benefits Navagator – Live Resume Review – Academic and College Skills Registration required.  Space is limited. Ages: Adults Cost: Free Contact: Read More

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 cookbook selection for the month, and bring it to the club to share. This month’s cookbook is: Before and After Theme-Taste of Home: The New Appetizer and Good Housekeeping: Best Read More

Computers are everywhere, changing every industry on the planet. But only 45% of all high schools teach computer science. Good news is, we’re on our way to change this! If you’ve heard about the Hour of Code before, you might know it made history. More than 100 million students have tried an Hour of Code. Click here to register. Ages: Read More

Join us on Wonder Wednesdays for special themed storytimes! September 11: Miss Joy Sings! Miss Joy will sing songs and share books. September 18: Signing Stories Miss Vicki will do a special storytime with ASL Sign Language! October 9: Miss Joy Sings! Miss Joy will sing songs and share books. October 16: Signing Stories Miss Vicki will do a special Read More

Come to HTFL and practice reading to the best listener – a dog!  Therapy dogs come to the Library to meet with young readers and listen to children read a book of their choice. Prior to the program date, you will be assigned a 10-minute time slot for your child to read with one of the therapy dogs.  Please plan Read More

The Board of the Friends of the HTFL meets 10 times annually on the second Wednesday of each month (excepting July and December) to conduct regular business. We welcome all members of the Friends at our meetings, but especially invite them to attend our annual meeting in May when the Board of Directors and Officers are elected.

Attention Quilters!  Join us on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month to talk about patterns, techniques, and useful books and to share your handiwork through Show and Tell.   Save Save Save

Get your morning coffee at Oakmont Roots and join us for an hour of poetry readings and poetry writing prompts at this monthly program. Each month the library will sponsor a different hour of entertainment at Oakmont Roots. Guest will also be able to check out books and sign up for a library card. Don’t miss this special event! Oakmont Read More