May 22-23: The Newtown Scavenger Hunt – A Fun-Filled Weekend for All Ages!

Thank you to all of our participants and especially to our wonderful volunteers who donated their time to make our new scavenger hunt a success! Stay tuned for the next scavenger hunt! Enjoy this outdoor scavenger hunt that will take you on an adventure through Newtown Borough! Team up with friends and family to find and… Continue reading May 22-23: The Newtown Scavenger Hunt – A Fun-Filled Weekend for All Ages!

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Penn Chair Travel Series: HOLLAND – March 31 at 7 PM

Wednesday, March 31st7:00 PM Join us on a getaway to Holland with Irene and Arthur Rodgers! This special virtual event will inspire you to plan your next vacation. Visit our Facebook event page for details here. Click here to be taken directly to the Zoom meeting. A goodwill donation is suggested. If you are able,… Continue reading Penn Chair Travel Series: HOLLAND – March 31 at 7 PM


In-Person Browsing Appointments

The Newtown Library Company is thrilled to slowly reopen the library interior to patrons! Patrons may reserve time to browse in-person at the library. Contact our librarian Karolyn Fisher at or call the library at (215)968-7659. What to Expect Time slots are available Tuesday through Friday from 4-4:20 pm and 4:30-4:50 pm or as… Continue reading In-Person Browsing Appointments

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Children’s Book Requests

Check out children's books with our new book bundles! Complete the form below to email our librarian, and we will pick out books for your family. Tell us what book topics your child(ren) would like and/or add a note with specific requests (e.g. Eric Carle books, but not The Very Hungry Caterpillar again, graphic novels,… Continue reading Children’s Book Requests


“The Gift of Reading” Fundraiser

Due to COVID-19, the Library will not host our major fundraising activities this year. However, we still want to provide the newest and greatest book collection for our members. To help us achieve this, we ask that you consider making a donation for the Library to purchase books in your name or in memory of… Continue reading “The Gift of Reading” Fundraiser


National Library Week 2020 Activities

Celebrate National Library Week while maintaining social distancing! Virtual Storytime for Children We are looking forward to the day we can reopen, but in the meantime, here are links to our virtual StoryTime. Our beloved local authors will bring their stories right to your home. Jennifer Hansen Rolli reads her three books, with corresponding coloring… Continue reading National Library Week 2020 Activities

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Penn Chair Travel Series: Holland

Newtown Library Company's Penn Chair Travel Series presents: Irene & Art Rodgers and Holland Where: Newtown Library Company When: Friday, May 1, 2020 @ 7PM Postponed until further notice Who: Irene and Art Rodgers Join Irene and Art Rodgers as they take us on a tour of Holland in its beautiful tulip season! Refreshments will… Continue reading Penn Chair Travel Series: Holland