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Coming Up: Teen Craft Wars!

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23, 4:00 PM
Fashioned after TLC’s hit TV show, Craft Wars, students in grade 6 and up are invited to compete with other teens to create stunning crafts using unconventional materials. Prizes will be awarded to the top competitors. The winning crafter will be featured on the library website. Registration required.

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Eastern University Students to Hold Car Wash to Benefit Radnor Library!

Stop by the library parking lot  on Sunday, April 27 between 10:00 AM and 12:30 PM to get your car washed and help a great cause.  This is the 4th year that Eastern students have held this event.

Paperback Book Sale Coming Soon!
Saturday, May 3 and Sunday, May 4

It’s time to stock up on paperbacks when The Friends of the Radnor Library holds its  sale on Saturday, May 3 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, May 4 from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.  Several thousand mass market and large trade fiction and non-fiction paperbacks, as well as children’s softcovers will be sold at 50 cents each.

 

Staging and Decorating on a Dime

TUESDAY, APRIL 22, 7:30 PM
Darla DeMorrow is a Certified Professional Organizer, decorator, speaker and owner of HeartWork Organizing, LLC, based in Wayne. Her first published book, The Pregnant Entrepreneur, is a business book dressed in maternity clothes. DeMorrow is presently at work on an organizing/decorating book and give you budget-friendly ideas for prepping your home to sell. You will learn how to use what you have to make a dramatic and beautiful change to any room in your home. Please register online, by phone, or in person.

 

Math Playground

TUESDAYS,APRIL 22 TO MAY 14, 4:30 PM
Children in grades K-3 are invited to come and play with math. Children will explore books with math themes and then participate in fun activities related to each book, using materials from national math literacy program Let’s Read Math!™ Please sign up beginning April 1.

Stripes of All Types: Celebrate One Book, Every Young Child

SATURDAY, APRIL 26, 1:00 PM
Stories, activities, and a craft for children age 2-5 years. Each family leaves with a copy of Stripes of All Types by Susan Stockdale! Registration begins April 11.

 

The Return of Music with Miss Joy

THURSDAYS, APRIL 10 TO MAY 22, 10:00 AM
Miss Joy returns with her lively musical story time for ages 2 to 5.  No registration required.

 

Radnor Library Hosts Fore the Books Mini Golf Extravaganza

Thank you to everyone who made this event a great success.  Please check out photos from the event HERE.

 

Why is Radnor Library Essential to the Community? Dean Patrick Maggitti Shares His Thoughts

Dean Patrick G. Maggitti, PhD, Villanova School of Business, shares his thoughts on how the Radnor Memorial Library–and all libraries– create a “collision point of different perspectives, information and knowledge” making libraries as essential today as ever. Dr Maggitti served three years as a Radnor Township appointee to the RML Board of Trustees.  Check out the VIDEO here!

 

Shop at Amazon and Earn Money for Radnor Library!

If you shop at Amazon.com you can now earn money for Radnor Library! If you link to Amazon from the Radnor Library webpage and place an order with Amazon, they will send a percentage of your order total to the library. The link to the left will automatically take you to the Amazon.com homepage where you can complete your order as usual. Please note: you must enter Amazon.com from the library’s homepage for the library to earn credit for your order.

 

DID YOU MISS A RECENT LIBRARY PROGRAM? NOW YOU CAN LISTEN OR WATCH ONLINE!

Experience Library programs from the comfort of your home! The Radnor Historical Society, a frequent program partner of the Radnor Memorial Library, has archived many of our recent programs.  Click HERE to view the podcasts.

Shop on Amazon and raise money for Radnor Library!

Going shopping on Amazon?  You can help Radnor Library at the same time.  Use this link and Radnor Library will receive a portion of your shopping dollars.  Make sure you access Amazon through this link!