Nov. 20 Middle School STEAMers


Join us for the next in our new series of Middle School STEAMers events! All of these after school events will include STEAM-based activities (STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math). Tuesday, November 20 Noon-1 pm Drop in after early dismissal from Murray Avenue School for some cool construction! Enjoy delicious pizza and  channel your inner architect while participating in building challenges with […]

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Stress Free using Essential Oils


Learn tips, tricks and recipes to utilizing essential oils for rest and stress management. Prevent the spread of illness and dial up the joy using essential oils. Get you hands oily by creating a personalized blend to help you enjoy your holiday season to the fullest. Please RSVP $5 Materials fee payable at class

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Employment Opportunity: Library Page


October 30, 2018: The Huntingdon Valley Library seeks a part-time library page. Under supervision, this position helps shelve and organize library collection materials and helps prepare the library facilities for program use. The position reads and straightens the materials on the shelves, checks the shelf for overdue items, and applies acquired knowledge to help customers locate materials. The work requires […]

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November Calendar of Events


Election Day and Thanksgiving aren’t the only important dates in November!  We have book clubs, a Captain Underpants Party, Magic, Essential Oils, and AARP Driver Safety, as well. Overview of the November Calendar of Library Events November 2018 calendar (.pdf) for the fridge Love Olive Oil? Olive Lucy is the guest speaker on Thursday, November 1 after the Friends of […]

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November Friday Movies

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HUNTINGDON VALLEY LIBRARY FRIDAY ADULT MOVIE MATINEES @ 11 AM Movies are free and open to the public Nov.  2 Joueuse (Queen to Play) French with English subtitles Kevin Kline and the luminous Sandrine Bonnair square off in this stylish and sophisticated dramedy of newfound passions and mid-life triumphs, set on the postcard-perfect isle of Corsica. Lovely, repressed and quietly […]

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Nov. 9 Middle School Book Club

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Join us after school for our next Middle School Book Club! Friday, November 9 3:30-4:30 pm We will discuss contemporary novel Posted by John David Anderson. When cell phones are banned at their school, students start communicating through sticky notes left all over the school, triggering a wave of bullying activities in the wake of a new girl’s arrival.  Check out a copy of the […]

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Join Our Teen Advisory Board


Are you in high school and have opinions on how we can make the library better? Come share your ideas, have fun, and earn volunteer hours on our Teen Advisory Board (aka TAB)! Huntingdon Valley Library started our TAB group in January 2017. Since then, this group of intelligent and creative high school students has continued to grow. Members of TAB meet once a month […]

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AARP Driver Safety Courses Fall 2018


AARP Driver Safety Programs for Fall 2018 with Mort Kushner. NEW – Online Registration (or call 215-947-5138) Refresher Course 1-Day Saturday, November 10 10:00 am to 3:00 pm Friends Learning Lab Register Today! Driver Safety 2-Day Course Thursday, November 15 and Friday, November 16 10:30 am to 2:30 pm Friends Learning Lab Register Today! Cost is: $15 per person for […]

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Oct 17 Socrates Cafe


Socrates Café Wednesday, October 17, 2018 Our Socrates Café is a place and time for us to get together to exchange thoughtful ideas and experiences in order to learn by pondering the questions and opinions of others.  All political, economic and social points of view are welcomed and encouraged. The only ground rule is that we will be polite to […]

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