Clubs and Speaker Events

Book Club

Library Book Club for adult readers meets monthly throughout the year except August and December. The meetings take place on Monday evenings, 7-8:30 PM. For now, meetings will be

held virtually via Zoom. 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.

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​2021:

​January 25 (Nonfiction) - The Warmth of Other Suns : The Epic Story of America's Great Migration (Isabel Wilkerson)

February 22 (Literary Fiction) - Trust Exercise (Susan Choi)

March 22 (Memoir) - An Odyssey : A Father, a Son, and an Epic (Daniel Mendelsohn)

April 26 (Debut Fiction) - Where the Crawdads Sing (Delia Owens)

May 24 (Historical Fiction) - Hamnet : A Novel of the Plague (Maggie O'Farrell)

July TBD (Literary Fiction) - Lost Children Archive (Valeria Luiselli)

 

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.

Next meeting is scheduled for January 19th 2021 at 7pm online.  We're reading Eight Perfect Murders by Peter Swanson.  A This book is available at the library (and by interlibrary loan) as well as on the Hoopla platform as an e-Audiobook. 

Past reads: 

May 19 - Deadly Game by Matt Johnson, available on Hoopla

June 16 - The Wife by Alafair Burke

August 25 - Facets of Death by Michael Stanley

September 15 - All That's Bright and Gone by Eliza Nellums

October 20 - The ABC Murders by Agatha Christie

November 17 - Closed Casket by Sophie Hannah

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.

 

February 2020 - Monday's Not Coming by Tiffany Jackson

April 2020 - Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor

May 2020 - With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo

June 2020 - In the Neighborhood of True by Susan Kaplan Carlton

July 2020 - The Justice Project by Michael Betcherman

August 2020 - Challenger Deep by Neal Shusterman

September 2020 - Conventionally Yours by Annabeth Albert

November 2020 - The Scapegracers by Hannah Abigail Clarke

December 2020 - Hamilton and Peggy: A Revolutionary Friendship by L.M. Elliot

January 2021 - Wild Bird by Wendelin Van Draanen

 

Seed Library

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

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. 

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

Temporary Hours during Pandemic:

Mon, Wed, Fri: 10 am-6pm indoor hours

Tues, Thurs: 10am-12pm curbside; 1pm-8pm indoor hours

Sat: 10am-2pm, curbside with inside service by appointment only

 

Regular Hours (suspended temporarily):

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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