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Fundraising

“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

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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 librarian@newtownlibrary.com 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. At this… 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

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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

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Penn Chair Travel Series: Sites of the Titanic

Newtown Library Company's Penn Chair Travel Series presents: Tom Lynskey and the Sites of the Titanic Where: Newtown Library Company When: Thursday, March 5, 2020 @ 7PM Who: Tom Lynskey Join Tom Lynskey as he takes us on a tour of sites significant to the Titanic. As he prepared a historical video game project to… Continue reading Penn Chair Travel Series: Sites of the Titanic

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Penn Chair Travel Series: Cuba

Newtown Library Company's Penn Chair Travel Series¬† presents: Irene and Arthur Rodgers & Cuba Where: Newtown Library Company When: Friday, January 3, 2019 @ 7PM Who: Irene and Arthur Rodgers Join the Rodgers as they take us on a trip through Cuba! Refreshments will be served. A good will donation is suggested to cover the… Continue reading Penn Chair Travel Series: Cuba