October 2015

A Great Gatsby Gala

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

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Affordable Care Act: How to Select and Enroll in the Federal Health Insurance Marketplace

Wednesday, October 28

6:30 pm

See if you are eligible for a government subsidy to help pay for health insurance.

Dan Yody from Caise Benefits will be leading this seminar to help you navigate the Federal Health Insurance Marketplace. 

This program is free and open to the public. 

Women: Take the Lead and Close the Gap

Monday, November 2nd, 9th & 16th, 

6:30 - 8:30 pm

What holds women back from leading in the workforce?  What special leadership and life phase challenges are unique to women?  Explore the answers to these questions and evaluate your current situation during this 3 part workshop.

Registration fee $40. 

To register and pay, go to: www.haverfordadultschool.org.  The program is #305 in the Fall Course Catalog.

Medicare Open Enrollment: Independence Blue Cross, an Option

Dates to Choose From:


Open enrollment for Medicare beneficiaries begins on October 15, 2015 and ends on December 7, 2015.  Come and learn about one of the many options available to you for 2016: Independence Blue Cross Medicare Advantage plans!

Registration is not required but highly recommended.  

To register, click on your preferred date above.

Laugh More, Yell Less: Parenting Workshop

Sunday, October 18 -- 2:00 pm

We are proud to host local parent and author Dr. Robert Zeitlin, who will be running a mini-workshop at the Library to explain why parents are superheroes in disguise. Robert and his wife Betsy have raised two children in our community and Robert has been committed to raising the bar for parents, which he calls "the most important and under-appreciated job in the world."

He will share his secrets with us to parenting with more laughter and how to embrace your parenting superpowers.  Come hear Robert share stories from his new book Laugh More, Yell Less: A Guide to Raising Kick-Ass Kids.  He will have copies of his book on sale at the event.

Robert has worked with the Library to support parents in our community for the last several years.  He led a discussion after the documentary "Race to Nowhere," ran a book club on Kenneth Ginsburg's "Raising Resilient Children and Teens," and led a knock-out program and exclusive follow-up webinar on how to raise "Happy, Healthy, and Independent Boys" last fall at the Haverford Middle School.

Program is free and open to the public.

The Raven: Edgar Allen Poe

A Candlelit Evening with Edgar Allen Poe

Friday, October 30 -- 7:30 pm - First Floor

Come get into the Halloween spirit and enjoy an evening of Edgar Allen Poe poetry.  Joel Perlish will recite The Raven and other Poe favorites as we take a candlelit tour of the

Registration is required and space is limited! 

To register, click here.

Program open for ages 14 and above.