When & Where: "We Didn't Start the Fire" by Billy Joel

Wednesday, September 28, 2016
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Grades 6-8

Registration is not required.

When & Where is a history club for middle school students.  We will explore a different historical figure or event each month and dig deeper into the past.  We will examine historical documents, have trivia challenges, eat ocassional snacks and do science experiments!


Friends of the Haverford Township Free Library Annual Book Sale

Saturday, October 1, 2016
Haverford Township Day
10:00 am-5:00 pm
Saturday, October 2, 2016
1:00-5:00 pm

Reading Olympics

Wednesday, Oct 5, 2016
4:00 - 4:45 pm
​in the Children's Room

You're already reading the books; now come have some fun with them at HTFL!  Each month, we'll highlight two different books from the Elementary Reading Olympics list and participate in a variety of related activities and crafts. 

This month's titles are: 

1. Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth Speare
2. Mouse with the Question Mark Tail by Richard Peck

FREE and open to students in grades 2-5. Registration REQUIRED.

Friends of HTFL Quizzo Night

Wednesday, October 5
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Community Room 

Want to dazzle your friends with your vast knowledge while donating to a good cause? Come play Quizzo right here at the Library.

Quizzo is a popular trivia game in which teams compete by answering questions across all fields of knowledge.  It’s fun, social and educational -- and there are great prizes. PLUS all proceeds
support the library’s various programs and services. It’s a win-win…but only one team can WIN. Will it be yours?

  • Teams of up to 5 players.
  • $15 per TEAM.
  • Prizes go to the winning team - as well as spot prizes given throughout the evening.
  • BYOW (Bring Your Own Wine).  Ages 21 and over.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Haverford Township Free Library.

Staff Picks

by Joan Bauer

When Hope and her aunt move to small-town Wisconsin to take over the local diner, Hope's not sure what to expect. But what they find is that the owner, G.T., isn't quite ready to give up yet - in fact, he's decided to run for mayor against a corrupt candidate. And as Hope starts to make her place at the diner, she also finds herself caught up in G.T.'s campaign - 

--Deb's Staff Pick

Grades 6-12

by Ernest Cline

"An exuberantly realized, exciting, and sweet-natured cyber-quest. Cline's imaginative and rollicking coming-of-age geek saga has a smash-hit vibe."--Booklist, starred review
"Ready Player One takes place in the not-so-distant future--the world has turned into a very bleak place, but luckily there is OASIS, a virtual reality world that is a vast online utopia. 

--Kate's Staff Pick