Clubs and Speaker Events

Book Club

Library Book Club for adult readers meets monthly nine times throughout the year (no meeting in December, June, and August). The meetings take place on Monday evenings, 7-8:30 PM. New members welcome! For more information and help with reading copies contact Kathleen Metrick.

2019:

November 25 - Home Fire by Kamila Shamsie

​2020:

January 27 - The Library Book by Susan Orlean and A Kind of Paradise by Amy Tan

February 24 - If Beale Street Could Talk by James Baldwin

March 23 - Inheritance : a Memoir of Genealogy, Paternity, and Love by Dani Shapiro

April 20 - Great Believers by Rebecca Makkai

May 18 - TBD Non-fiction

​July 23 - The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith

Mystery Book Club

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.

2019/2020:

 

  • November 19th, 2019 – Oscar Wilde and a Death of No Importance by Gyles Brandreth

  • January 21st, 2020 - A Death in Vienna by Frank Tallis

  • February 18th, 2020 - A Beautiful Blue Death by Charles Finch

  • March 17th, 2020 - A Cold Day for Murder by Dana Stabenow

 

YA for Adult Book Club

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 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM. New members are always welcome and must be 21 or over. Contact Cathy DeCampli for more information.

November 2019 - Rosemarked by Livia Blackburne

January 2020 - Beauty Queens by Libba Bray

February 2020 - Monday's Not Coming by Tiffany Jackson

March 2020 - Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor

April 2020 - Girls on the Line by Jennie Liu

 

Seed Library

The Haddonfield Seed Library is open to all library card holders. 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.

Theatre in the Library

Returning for a 2nd year of dramatic readings, the Apocryphal Shakespeare Company will deliver three performances in 2019:

April 7th, 2-4 PM - A Yorkshire Tragedy and Virtue Preserved 

June 9th, 2-4 PM - Arden of Faversham

October 13th, 2-4 PM - Double Falsehood 

OUR MISSION

The purpose of the Haddonfield Public Library is to serve the people of Haddonfield by providing ready access to information and ideas. Building on a tradition begun in 1803, the Library is a center for lifelong learning, welcoming people of all ages, backgrounds and interests. The Library’s collections and services are dynamic and designed to meet the informational, educational and cultural needs of the community.

ADDRESS

856-429-1304

 

60 Haddon Avenue

Haddonfield, NJ 08033

 

HOURS

Monday – Thursday 10 am-9 pm     

Friday 10 am-6 pm
Saturday 10 am-5 pm
Sunday 1 pm-5 pm

 

July 1- Labor Day Weekend: 

Monday to Thursday 10 am to 9 pm

Friday 10 am to 5 pm 

Saturday 10 am to 5 pm

Closed on Sunday 

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