Events at Community Room, Haverford Township Free Library

The Haverford Township Free Library is proud to host the American Red Cross for a blood drive on Tuesday, May 28 at 2:00—7:00 pm Make an appointment today. Go to www.redcrossblood.org (enter Sponsor Code: Haverford Twshp Library) or call 1-800-RED-CROSS. The need is constant. The gratification is instant. Give blood. Ages: Adults Cost: Free Contact: Mary at shannon@haverfordlibrary.org

Think you can spell better than a fifth grader? What about a post-graduate student? Find out at the Friends first ever Adult Spelling Bee, Friday June 7th at 7pm right here at the library! This will be a team competition (3-5 people per team), and “quizzo” style with 5 rounds of spelling. More information can be found at friendsofthehtfl.org. Ages: 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 cookbooks are: Dinner for Everyone by Mark Bittman. Stop by the Reference Desk to browse this Read More

Join us for a recent movie release and discussion. The June Monday Movie Matinee is Mary Poppins Returns (PG) In Depression-era London, a now-grown Jane and Michael Banks, along with Michael’s three children, are visited by the enigmatic Mary Poppins following a personal loss. Through her unique magical skills, and with the aid of her friend Jack, she helps the Read More

Come learn more about Philadelphia’s status as a World Heritage City! We’ll start by watching the short film Philadelphia: First World Heritage City in the United States.   The film offers an exceptional glimpse into the formation and development of Philadelphia, illustrating the city’s leadership role in the fields of art, transportation, urban planning, medicine and more. The film spans centuries, Read More