Clubs and Speaker Events

Book Club

Stack of Books

Library Book Club for adult readers meets monthly throughout the year except June, August, and December. The meetings take place on Monday evenings, 7-8:30PM. Reading copies are available through Interlibrary Loan services and through library digital apps.

 

For more information and help with reading copies, please contact Kathleen Metrick.

​2021: (Meetings are held via Zoom for now.)

 

September 27 (Historical Fiction) - Hamnet by Maggie O'Farrell

​October 25 (Literary Page-Turner) - Leave the World Behind by Rumaan Alam

November 22 (Genetics/Biography) - Code Breaker by Walter Isaacson

Mystery Book Club

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Mystery Book Club for adult readers is all about the great genre of whodunits, detectives, thrillers, and cozies.  Meets on the third Tuesday of the month, from 7-8PM. New members are always welcome. For more information contact Eric Zino.

Next read: The Hypnotist by Lars Kepler

Past reads: 

February 16, 2021 - A Song for the Dark Times  by Ian Rankin

March 16, 2021 - The Deep Blue Goodbye by John D. MacDonald

April 20, 2021 - Need to Know by Karen Cleveland

May 18, 2021 - The Widow by Fiona Barton

September 21, 2021 - Claire DeWitt and the City of the Dead by Sara Gran

October 19, 2021 - The Shadow District by Arnaldur Indridason

YA for Adult Book Club

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The YA Book Club is for adults that enjoy young adult novels. We meet monthly at the Kings Road Brewing Company.  We meet monthly from 7:00PM - 8:00PM. New members are always welcome and must be 21 or over. Contact Cathy DeCampli for more information.

 

2021:

January - Wild Bird by Wendelin Van Draanen

February - Girls on the Line by Jennie Liu

March - One of Us Is Lying by Karen M. McManus

April - Wilder Girls by Rory Power

May - Unpunished Murder: Massacre at Colfax and the Quest for Justice by Lawrence Goldstone

August - There's Someone Inside Your House by Stephanie Perkins

September - This One Summer by Mariko and Jillian Tamako

October - Panic by Lauren Oliver

 

Seed Library

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The Haddonfield Seed Library is open to all library cardholders. Join for free and choose from our selection of vegetable, fruit, herb, and flower seeds. All seeds are labeled organic or traditional and all are GMO-free. Donate your own purchased or harvested seeds and help us restock the library. For more information, contact Cathy DeCampli.

  • Complete the registration form at the seed library.

  • Note which seeds you are taking or donating on the back of your registration form.

  • Seed donations are encouraged but not required.

Theatre in the Library

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The 2020 performance schedule was suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic.  We're looking forward to the troop returning when we resume normal service.  2019 performances included: A Yorkshire Tragedy and Virtue Preserved, Arden of Faversham, and Double Falsehood.