Making Sense of...
(A look at puzzling issues in the news)

"The Church"
Wednesday, July 30 at 7 pm
What are some of the hot-button issues changing our theologies?

Nutrition -- and Our Health
Wednesday, August 13 at 7 pm
Gluten, a health risk? Chemicals in our food?

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Having Ancestors for Lunch

Join us for a variety of genealogy programs. On Saturday afternoons, bring a brown-bag lunch if you like.

German Genealogy

Saturday, August 16 from 11 am to 12:15 pm

To reserve your spot, please call 215-723-9109, ext. 3 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Summer Movies are Back!

Join us for Summer Reading Club themed movies shown under the stars on the Church Avenue side of the library (weather permitting). Bring a lawn chair or blanket. We will provide the popcorn! Fizz, Boom, Read (and watch movies)!

Fridays at Dusk (times below). Movie titles are posted in the library.

Trapped in a video game! (1982)
August 1 at 8:30 pm
Rated PG, 96 min.

Feline ET? (1978)
August 22 at 8:00 pm
Rated G, 104 min.

Space traveler gets lost! (1982)
August 29 at 7:45 pm
Rated PG, 115 min.

Robot saves the earth! (2008)
September 5 at 7:30 pm
Rated G, 98 min.

Cybernetic crime fighter. (1999)
September 19 at 7:15 pm
Rated PG, 78 min.

Used Book Sales

Book sales are scheduled for the following dates from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm:


Thursday, August 21
Tuesday, September 2
Thursday, September 11
Thursday, September 25

We also offer a variety of items for sale through Amazon.com. Click here to see the full inventory.

Second Fridays

Relax, wind down from your week at a series of creative entertainments held on the second Friday of each month at 7:30 pm. Join us for a great line-up of free Friday evening performances.

August 8: Time Travelers Two

September 12: Bill Dooley - banjo, guitar, and more

October 10: Meet Eleanor Roosevelt - portrayed by Linda Kenyon

Coming Soon on DVD:

Robocop, Son of God, Jack Ryan Shadow Recruit, The LEGO Movie, The Grand Budapest Hotel, Winter's Tale, Endless Love, 300: Rise of an Empire, Enemy, The Repentance, Lone Survivor

You can reserve a copy by emailing (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or calling the Reference Desk.

Click here for a list of all the newly released films.