News from the Helen Kate Furness Free Library

News from the Helen Kate Furness Free Library

No charge for CD or DVD rentals: No more $1 fee.  CD’s and DVD’s can now be borrowed for free.  Late fees and lost fees still apply.

Winter Programs for Kids are now underway for kids of all ages. See our website at https://www.hkflibrary.org/kidsprograms/

for details. Register at the Library or call 610-566-9331.

Agilent Technologies Solar Power Hands-on Project for grades 3 through 6.  Saturday April 6, Noon to 1 or 1:30 to 2:30.  Limited spaces.  Register at the Library or call 610-566-9331

Community Reads with Longwood Gardens: Register at the Library or call 610-566-9331

  • SeedfolksA book: read it, eat it, chew it over, plant it from a seed.  For 5th through 12th graders.  April 12
  • The Triumph of Seeds by Thor Hansen.  Book discussion for adults Saturday March 30th 1-2:30

“Fun”draising Opportunities to Support the Library

  • Buy a raffle ticket or 5 for a chance to win $2500 for a Great Get-Away.  Tickets are $25 for one or $100 for 5.  Raffle held on April 9.  Buy your tickets in the Library or from a Library Board Member.
  • Book It 5K walk/run from the Helen Kate Furness Free Library to the Swarthmore Public Library and support both libraries! April 27th at 9:30. This year you can bring your dog!  Sign-up for participation at https://www.runtheday.com/register/detail/2019-book-it!-5k-run-and-walk.  Sponsors can contact the Director at 610-566-9331 for more information.
  • Mayfair on May 11 from 10 to 3 at the H K Furness Free Library.  Get Mother’s Day gifts from the plant, jewelry, baked goods and book sales.  New this year – a full schedule of performances featuring local actors, musicians and our own Ms. Lori.