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Exploring with Ed: Calendars & the Equinox
Wednesday, March 21, 7 PM
Explore the origins and purposes of calendars with reference librarian Ed Thompson.
Supports PA Forward's Civic and Social Literacy

Essential Oils 101
Thursday, March 22, 7 PM
Want to learn how to ditch harmful toxins in your house and care for your family's health naturally? Join this fun class to learn more about essential oils, which have incredible therapeutic properties. You'll get plenty of resources and even leave with samples of oils and natural products to try at home!
Supports PA Forward's Health Literacy

Book Club Discussion
Thursday, March 22, 7 PM
Join in on the monthly discussion! This month we will share our thoughts and impressions of the book Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout. Copies will be available at the reference desk.
Supports PA Forward's Civic and Social Literacy

One Book, One County Talk
Wednesday, March 28, 7 PM
Mary Helen Kashuba, SSJ, a Russian and French literature professor at Chestnut Hill College, will highlight the Russian authors that influenced Amor Towles' A Gentleman in Moscow.
Supports PA Forward's Civic and Social Literacy


* Email Setup & Use *
* Mobile Device Setup & Use *
* Introduction to Computer Use *
* Downloading E-Books & Audiobooks *
* Usage of Library Website & Electronic Resources *
* Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Publisher, Powerpoint) * * And more...*

30-60 minute one-on-one sessions at your own pace. BY APPOINTMENT ONLY, with Stephanie, our Head of Reference & Technology Specialist.

Call 215-836-5300, ext. 400 or email srenne@mclinc.org.

Supports PA Forward's Information Literacy


Mondays, 7:00 PM
Socrates Café meets to discuss, share, and explore topical issues. No need to register — just come with your thoughts and an open mind.


Mondays at 9:00, 10:00, and 11:00 AM
If you’re 65 or older and need help with Medicare or medical insurance, you can sign up to receive individual assistance on Mondays at 9, 10, or 11 AM. Visits are by appointment only. Other times can be arranged if needed. For more information or to make an appointment, call the library at 215-836-5300. Counselors are RSVP and APPRISE certified. 


Wednesdays, 11 AM to 1PM

Enjoy the classic card game at the library. Whether you're an experienced player looking to brush up on the game or a new learner, come in and join the fun!


Mondays, 1:00 PM, and Wednesdays, 6:30 PM

We now have two options for knit and crochet enthusiasts! Join the group at the library for knitting, crocheting, and conversation.


Mondays, 10 AM to 12 PM and Fridays, 1:30 to 3:30 PM
Join our beginner and intermediate games! Come in and refresh your memory on the rules, meet new friends and hone your skills! Limited to 3 tables.


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


Fridays, 2:00 PM
See a new or classic film. Sometimes a documentary! Bring a friend and enjoy the free afternoon matinee!

MARCH 2ND - GOING IN STYLE - Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine, Alan Arkin star in this uplifting and timely comedy about taking risks and enjoying retirement! Rated PG-13

MARCH 9TH - GIFTED - A child prodigy has a seemingly normal life until her overbearing grandmother steps in and changes course. Octavia Spencer, Chris Evans and McKenna Grace star in this heartwarming, uplifting movie! Rated PG-13

MARCH 16th - THE ENGLISHMAN WHO WENT UP A HILL BUT CAME DOWN A MOUNTAIN-The pride of a Welsh town is wounded when an English surveyor measures their local landmark & declares it just short of qualifying as a mountain. Hugh Grant and Tara Fitzgerald star- Rated PG

MARCH 23RD – WOMAN IN GOLD – 60 years after fleeing Vienna, a woman seeks to retrieve family possessions seized by the Nazis. Based on the true story. Helen Mirren and Ryan Reynolds star! Rated PG-13 



The fourth Thursday* of each month at 7:00 PM

* unless a Holiday

March book selection is Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout. The group will meet on March 22 at 7 PM.

New members are always welcome! For more information, call the library at 215-836-5300. Copies will be available at the Information desk, check out a book and come in to discuss!

The suggested list of genres for the monthly meetings is below. Specific books are determined at the previous month's meeting.

JAN - Classics OR Movie-based Book     MAY - One Book One County          SEPT - Historical Fiction/Banned Book   

FEB - Non-Fiction                                 JUNE - YA or SciFi/Fantasy   OCT - Memoir/Autobiography/Biography

MARCH -Women's History or Female Author           JULY - Thriller/Spy       NOV - Mystery

APRIL - Foreign Author                         AUG - Beach Read/Chick Lit                       DEC - Popular Fiction