Event Category: Adults

Events for adults age 18 and older.

Beginning Monday, September 27, adults will be able to express their creativity, in a small way, at the Haverford Township Free Library! Free bags containing a 3”x3” canvas, 6 paints and a paintbrush will be available while supplies last (limit 1 per person) at the Reference Desk. The Library is asking participants to paint their canvas with the theme “My Read More

Join us for this lecture series given my by historian, journalist, and New York Times best selling author Lynne Olson. Great stories often start with small details—a headstrong nurse affronted by the Nazi invasion, an Olympic athlete who wanted to buoy spirits, Polish fighter pilots struggling with the controls of modern aircraft, an ambassador negotiating a labor dispute—and digging into Read More

Cookies and Mystery features cookies, coffee and discussion of a different mystery genre each third Thursday of the month at 11:00 am. Each month the group will read mysteries with a theme.  This group will meet virtually this month via Zoom. If you would like to participate via Zoom, please email Mary Bear Shannon at shannon@haverfordlibrary.org.

History Lovers! This book club is for you! Each season we select a book for our first meeting to read together that covers a theme or time period of history. For our second session, the group reads from a list of books on the same topic to delve further into the theme. The group will read The Black Count: Glory, Read More

Join us on the 4th Tuesday of each month for this adult book discussion that is open to all. A different contemporary adult fiction or non-fiction book will be discussed at each meeting. For September we will be discussing That Summer by Jennifer Weiner.  You can sign up and get a copy of the book at the Reference Desk. About Read More

Join us for this lecture series given my by historian, journalist, and New York Times best selling author Lynne Olson. Great stories often start with small details—a headstrong nurse affronted by the Nazi invasion, an Olympic athlete who wanted to buoy spirits, Polish fighter pilots struggling with the controls of modern aircraft, an ambassador negotiating a labor dispute—and digging into Read More

Join us for an engaging discusson of Bill Bryson’s “The Body: A Guide for Occupants.” This meeting will take place via Zoom. For the link, please contact reference@haverfordlibrary.org. Copies of the book are currently available for checkout at the Reference Desk. Get your copy today! About “The Body”: Bill Bryson once again proves himself to be an incomparable companion as Read More

Attention Quilters! Join us to talk about patterns, techniques, and useful books and to share your handiwork through Show and Tell. This group is meeting virtually via Zoom. To get the Zoom link, email Mary Bear Shannon at shannon@haverfordlibrary.org.