October 2009

Enter at Your Own Risk

Come to our Haunted House after early dismissal from school - Friday, October 30th from 1-5pm. See frightening scenes of Haverford past. This is not for the faint of heart and may not be appropriate for small children.

Enter at your own risk!

Tickets are $1, and can be purchased at the Service Desk.

Thank you!


Thank you for joining us at the 2009 Open the Book Gala supporting the Haverford Township Free Library! It was a wonderful evening of awards, delicious food, fantastic music and dancing, and wonderful friends! Check out photos of the entire event on our Facebook page.

Congratulations to all our honorees!
Sheryl Forste-Grupp and James Murphy
The John and Mary Lou Toal Award of Honor

L. James Biddle
The Outstanding Library Advocate Award

Keith Gilman
The Distinguished Literary Voice Award

We would like to again thank our sponsors - Friends of the Haverford Township Free Library, Llanerch Reclamation, Blue Horseradish LLC, Wm. Henderson Inc., and Nolan Painting, Inc., Elliot Lewis, the Grupp Family, Wallace Roberts & Todd, LLC, and the Law Office of Eric Ring.

TONIGHT: Investment 123s

Rich Sobel, Financial Advisor, will visit HTFL on Thursday, October 15th at 7pm. Sobel will be on hand to discuss the basics of investment and retirement planning.

While you're here, check out a book on investing in the 332s.

HTFL Plays Scrabble

For five Tuesdays, October 6th through November 3rd, 1-4pm Haverford Township Free Library will host a Scrabble Tournament! This tournament leads up to a semi- and final rounds to be held on November 7th and 8th at the Springfield Mall.

Counting down the days...

...to our Open the Book Gala this weekend!!

Join us for this exciting annual event. Good food, good friends, and good music = A GREAT TIME.

We would like to thank Friends of the Haverford Township Free Library, Llanerch Reclamation, Blue Horseradish LLC, Wm. Henderson Inc., and Nolan Painting, Inc., Elliot Lewis, the Grupp Family, Wallace Roberts & Todd, LLC, and the Law Office of Eric Ring for their sponsorship!

Eileen Flanagan: Book Talk and Signing

Eileen Flanagan will visit HTFL on October 13th at 7pm. Ms Flanagan is a Main Line native. She will discuss her latest book, The Wisdom to Know the Difference: When to Change and When to Let Go, at this book talk and signing event.