October 2012

TONIGHT: It's the end of the world as we know it!

Join us on Friday, October 26th at 7pm, for a visit from The Apocolypsies, eight authors with 2012 debut novels! Each write for teens.

Meet Anne Greenwood Brown, Gina Damico, Elisa Ludwig, E.C. Meyers, Anne Nesbet, Tiffany Schmidt, Jessica Spotswood, and K.M. Walton. The Apocolypsies will talk about their writing, take questions, and sign books!

This event is brought to you by Children’s Book World of
Ardmore. They will be selling copies of each authors’ books, 20% of sales will be donated to HTFL! 
This program is free and open to the public. No registration is required.

THIS SUNDAY: All aboard!

Join us on Sunday, October 21st at 2pm for The Magic of Lionel: The Story of Joshua Lionel Cowen! This magical one-man show is about the creation of the most famous toy train company in the world!

Neill Hartley plays Joshua Lionel Cowen in this exciting show about the founding and history of Lionel Trains.  Witness the fascinating creation of Lionel Trains in 1900.  Watch as Lionel fights through the Great Depression with the help of an unusual friend.  Learn of the amazing products and marketing that led to sales of 50 million trains and 300 million feet of track per year!

Program is free and open to the public.  Registration is not required.

On Sale Now!

We have the honor of co-hosting a talk by Dr. Kenneth Ginsburg, parenting expert, at Haverford High School on Wednesday, October 3rd. If you did not get a chance to attend, or weren't able to purchase his latest book, we have them for sale!

Letting Go With Love and Confidence: Raising Responsible, Resilient, Self-Sufficient Teens in the 21st Century is available at the Circulation Desk for $18. Cash, check, debit, and credit are accepted.