There are CLASSES AND EVENTS for every age at the Free Library of Springfield Township!
 


FILMS on FRIDAY

See a new or classic film or a documentary at the library every Friday at 2:00 PM  

4/5/19 - NO MOVIE TODAY- Room is reserved for meeting.

4/12/19 - BEL CANTO - Roxanne Coss becomes trapped in a hostage situation while performing at a lavish party in the home of a wealthy industrialist in South America. As the standoff ensues, unexpected bonds are formed. Julianne Moore and ken Watanabe star in this movie based on the novel by Ann Patchett.

4/19/19 - LIBRARY IS CLOSED

4/26/19 - MARY POPPINS RETURNS - Decades after her original visit, the magical nanny to the Banks family returns to help the now grown children through a difficult period in their lives. Emily Blunt, Meryl Streep and Dick van Dyke star in the PG rated sequel!


BOOK CLUB

ADULTS:  We have two options, afternoon or evening! The afternoon group is our new addition!!

The afternoon group will be meeting on the 2nd Wednesday of every month at 4:00 PM.  The April selection for the afternoon group is The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown.  That discussion will take place on Wednesday, April 10th. Copies are available at the Circulation desk. Pick up a copy and join in!  

The evening group will continue to meet on the fourth Thursday* of the month at 7:00 PM. April's selection is: "The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao" by Junot Diaz.  Copies are available at the Information desk.  We will meet on Thursday, April 25th, 2019

New members are always welcome! For more information, call the library at 215-836-5300.


DUPLO PLAY DAY

Drop in between 10:00 AM and 4:00 PM every Friday to build whatever you like with our Duplo collection. Suggested for ages 2 to 6.


STORY TIME

Please note that all storytimes will be on a break from May 13 to 31.

• Monday: Terrific Two’s and Three’s (18 to 36 mo.) at 10:00 AM
• Tuesday: Playful Pre-School (3 to 5 yrs.) at 10:00 AM
• Thursday: Wonderful One’s (Birth to 24 mo.) at 10:00 AM


MEDICARE and INSURANCE HELP

If you’re 65 or older and need help with Medicare or medical insurance, you can sign up to receive assistance on Mondays at 9, 10, or 11 AM. Visits are by appointment only. If these times are not convenient, please contact us to arrange a more convenient time. Counselors are RSVP and APPRISE certified. For more information or to make an appointment, call the library at 215-836-5300.


PINOCHLE

We have daytime and nighttime options.

Wednesdays and Fridays from 11 am to 1pm. 

Tuesday nights from 7 PM to 8:30 PM
Please note that the Tuesday night group is for experienced players (intermediate level or higher) only and they do not provide instruction. (Many websites and online videos can offer instruction if you are interested.) Single deck only; no admission after 7:15 PM so full games are not interrupted.


ADULT KNIT/CROCHET GROUPS

Now there are two options! Mondays at 1 PM and Wednesdays at 6:30 PM! Break out the yarn and come join us!


BRIDGE GROUP

Join the group for bridge on Fridays from 1:30 to 3:30 PM. Come in and play a hand of party bridge! Refresh your memory on the rules, meet new friends and hone your skills! Limited to 3 tables.


MAH JONGG (麻将)

Play rousing games of Mah Jongg at the library on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 12:15 PM. Please be sure to have your own Mah Jongg card. Call for information.


SOCRATES CAFÉ

Socrates Café meets each Monday evening at 7:00 PM to discuss, share, and explore topical issues. No need to register; just come with your thoughts and an open mind.


TEEN TIME

Teens in grades 6 to 12 are welcome to come to the library for Teen Time every Tuesday afternoon from 3 to 5 PM.