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.

​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 (Nature Writing/Memoir) - H Is for Hawk (Helen Macdonald)

July TBD

 

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 May 18th 2021 at 7pm online.  We're reading The Widow by Fiona Barton.  A This book is available at the library (and by interlibrary loan) in print format and on compact disc as well as on the CloudLibrary and Overdrive platforms as an eBook. 

Past reads: 

October 20 - The ABC Murders by Agatha Christie

November 17 - Closed Casket by Sophie Hannah

Janurary 19, 2021 - Eight Perfect Murders by Peter Swanson

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

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.

 

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

 

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: 10am-6pm 

Tues, Thurs: 10am-8pm

Sat: 10am-2pm

 

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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