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     

MARCH 30TH – LIBRARY IS CLOSED

APRIL 6TH - PARIS CAN WAIT- On a road trip from Cannes to Paris, Anne finds a 2 day adventure gives her a new lust for life! Diane Lane & Alec Baldwin star in this PG film.

APRIL 13TH – SALMON FISHING IN THE YEMEN A visionary Sheikh believes he can bring his passion for salmon fishing to his not so fish-friendly desert home. Emily Blunt, Amr Waked and Ewan McGregor star in this charming comedy! PG-13

APRIL 20TH – THE JAZZ SINGERBased on the play, this is the story of a young Jewish man who rebels against his family and becomes a jazz singer. Starring Neil Diamond, Lucie Arnaz and Laurence Olivier. Rated PG

APRIL 27TH – BAGGAGE CLAIMFlight attendant Montana Moore is sick of being single. Determined to get engaged before her younger sister’s wedding-30 days away- her coworkers cook up a scheme to help! Paula Patton, Taye Diggs, Jill Scott star in this PG-13 laugh-out loud rom-com!


BOOK CLUB

We currently only have a book club for adults due to lack of attendance for children and teens. If any children and teens are interested in participating in a book club, please let the librarians know.

Join us on the fourth Thursday* of the month at 7:00 PM. Copies of the selected titles are available at the Information desk. New members are always welcome! For more information, call the library at 215-836-5300. (*unless a holiday.)

April book title selection is LAB GIRL by Hope Jahren. This meeting supports the Longwood Gardens Community Read event.  Copies will be available at the Reference desk. The group will meet on Thurs., April 26 at 7 PM.


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.


ANNUAL ABC'S

If you missed any of our letter crafts in 2017, ask at the children's desk for the letters you wish to make. Extra supplies available while they last.


BUILDING CLUB

Join us on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month from 3:30—5:00 PM for Building Club! Set your imagination free with our vast collection of building supplies, including Legos, MagnaTiles, KEVA planks, and much more! Suggested for ages 3 and up.


YO-YO CLUB

2nd and 4th Thursdays, 4:00—5:00 PM

Do you play yo-yo or want to learn how? Come hang out with other yo-yo players, learn tips and tricks, and discover how to get started. The library has yo-yos you can use if you don't have your own. No registration required.


STORY TIME

Please note that all morning storytimes will be on a break from May 14 through June 1.

• 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

For those who want to refresh their memory or are advanced players, come in on Wednesday mornings at 11 AM and play!


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 lively bridge play on Fridays from 1:30 to 3:30 PM. A second session has been added for Mondays from 10 AM to 12 PM! Due to space limitation, 3 tables will be available.


MAH JONGG (麻将)

Play rousing games of Mah Jongg at the library on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 12:15 PM.


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.