Newtown Library Company entrance in spring

The Newtown Library Company has a rich history going back to its founding on August 9, 1760. Ever since then, annual shareholders’ meetings have been held on the last Saturday in October. Incorporation was granted by a Special Act of the Pennsylvania Legislature, approved March 27, 1789. The collection of books was kept at the homes of the various librarians from 1760 until…




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Upcoming Events

Friday, October 18:
Poetry Night with Katherine Hahn Falk

Saturday, October 26:
Annual Shareholders’ Meeting and Volunteer Appreciation

Friday, November 8:
Book Signing – Terry Nau’s “Voices of the Vietnam War”

Friday, November 15:
Poetry Night with No River Twice