2nd Annual Chili Cook-Off

Come on out for good eats and music this Sunday,
September 14th, 4-6:30pm in the HTFL Parking Lot!

Taste a variety of chili recipes made by individuals and organizations in the community and cast your vote for your favorite all while you enjoy live entertainment.


Music will be provided by Strange Rivers, whose roots are in country, folk, blue grass and classic rock.

$10 a person or $25 a family

Tickets will be available at the door the day of the event.


The Chili Cook-Off is sponsored by Giant Food Stores and the Friends of HTFL


Materials Donation CLOSED

THANK YOU to all who have donated materials to HTFL throughout the year. The Friends of HTFL and the Library are currently NOT taking anymore donations - our space is FILLED. Check out the Book Sale in September!

Friday, September 19 @ 6: Members-Only Preview
Saturday, September 20th @ 10-5
Sunday, September 21st @ 1-5
Saturday, Sepember 27th @ 10-5 Haverford Township Day. 

We will resume taking donations later in the Fall. Thank you for your cooperation.

What About the Boys?: Raising Happy, Healthy & Independent Sons in 2014

Join this discussion about boys and the challenges they face growing up in today’s world on Wednesday, October 8th at 7pm, at the Haverford Middle School.  Learn strategies to help your sons thrive in school, be a good friend, and develop resilience to handle life’s bumps.  This program is for all parents (and other adults who impact the lives of boys) who care about the development of boys and want better ways to support not just their physical, but also personal growth.

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