September 2011

A Great Gatsby Gala & Silent Auction

You are cordially invited to attend

A Great Gatsby Gala

hosted by the Haverford Township Free Library

Saturday, November 14, 2015
Llanerch Country Club

Havertown, PA

Music by Drew Nugent and the Midnight Society

Open bar cocktails beginning at 6:30 pm
followed by dinner and dancing
20's Attire Optional


Susan Revelle
HTFL Volunteer Award of Honor

Haverford Township Historical Society
Community Partner Award

Haverford Partnership for Economic Development (HPED)
Outstanding Community Advocate

Silent Auction

Sponsored by the Friends of the Haverford Township Free Library

Tickets are $100 per person, $190 per couple, or $700 for a table of eight.

Tickets can be purchased:

  • in person - at the library Circulation Desk using cash, check or credit card
  • by mail - print the Response Card and mail it to
Haverford Township Free Library
1601 Darby Rd.

Havertown, PA  19083

Make checks payable to HTFL Gala
  • online - To purchase tickets online using your credit card, please click here. You will be taken to the Library's online giving page. Please list "HTFL Gala" and the names of each attendee in the comments section

RSVP by November 6, 2015.

A Witness to the Holocaust - Arnold Vanderhorst

The Haverford Township Library and Life Goes On are teaming up with the Holocaust Awareness Museum to host the program Witness to the Holocaust: Arnold Vanderhorst, on Sunday, September 11th at 1:30pm. Mr. Vanderhorst, a Holocaust survivor, will tell of his experience of being hidden as a child in the Netherlands during World War II.
This program is free and open to the public. Registration is not required, but highly recommended.

Yes! We're open on Sunday.

 The library is again operating with our regular season hours. They are as follows:

Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays 10am - 9pm

Thursdays 10am - 6pm

Fridays and Saturdays 10am - 5pm

Sundays 1pm - 5pm

Friends of HTFL Fall Book Sale-continues Saturday, October 1 $5/bag

Didn't have time to come to the Book Sale?  Visit the library on Saturday, October 1 from 10am-4pm during Haverford Township Day for great bargains!  Books will be sold for $5/bag.   

Computer Instruction @ HTFL This Fall

Computer Help

This fall, the Haverford Township Free Library is proud to announce the start of our fall computer classes and seminars.  We will be working to provide programming for all levels of computer users. We have 2 new regular programs, The Computer Tutor and Computer How-To, and our regular computer classes in Microsoft Office Suite 2007, Introduction to the Internet, and Introduction to Yahoo Email, as well as our continual Book A Librarian service.

Ten Years Later - Reflections on 9/11

We invite the community to come and reflect on the 10 year anniversary of the events of 9/11/01 this September. The interactive display, Ten Years Later - Reflections on 9/11 is housed in the lobby of the library and invites people to share their reflections, memories and perspective on the tragic events that occurred in New York, Washington DC, and Southwestern Pennsylvania 10 years ago this month.
Ten Years Later – Reflections of 9/11 will be available for viewing and participation during regular library hours for the whole month of September.