What's New

The library will close at 6PM on on Wednesday, November 26.  The library will be closed on Thursday, November 27 and Friday, November 28.

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Radnor Memorial Library is thrilled to present “Elves for the Shelves,” a 5K
road race (and 1-mile fun run/walk) through south Wayne on Saturday, December 6. Occurring just before Wayne Hotel’s Old Fashioned Christmas Santa Parade, the “Elves for the Shelves” run will be fun for all ages. The event begins and ends at Radnor Memorial Library. The 5K begins at 9 a.m., followed by the fun run. Save money by pre-registering— registration before race day, is $25 for adults and $10 for children 12 and under. Family and team registration rates are also available. On race day, the cost is $35 for adults and $15 for children 12 and under. The first 200 to register will receive a long-sleeve dri-fit t-shirt and a festive elf hat.EVS LOGO_Lg
Prizes will be awarded to the top three overall male and female racers.  A special prize will also be awarded to the top stroller racer.  Register for the race online by clicking here.   For more information or for a paper registration form, click here.

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Disney Frozen Sing-Along

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 21
4:00PM SHOW SOLD OUT!
6:00 PM SHOW SOLD OUT!
Frozen fans of all ages are invited to the Radnor Library  to show off their vocal talent and enthusiasm. Let’s fill the Winsor Room with Annas, Elsas, Olafs, and Kristoffs, as we enjoy an interactive Disney karaoke sing-along and build literacy skills at the same time. Costumes encouraged!  Registration required!

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American Red Cross Blood Drive

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2:00 – 7:00 PM
RADNOR LIBRARY WINSOR ROOM
MAKE YOUR APPOINTMENT TODAY! To schedule an appointment, please go to www.redcrossblood.org and use sponsor code: Radnor Memorial Library. For donor eligibility guidelines, call 1-800-RED-CROSS. Area hospital patients are counting on you! Remember to HYDRATE- Drink lots of water. And please remember your ID.

700 years of art history

Berthe Morisot and Mary Cassatt: The Woman’s Touch to Impressionism – A Lecture by Frederick T. Dixon

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 2, 7:00 PM

Fred Dixon has collected art for 35 years and has visited many of the most important  museums in the U.S. and Europe. Dixon was a docent at the Barnes Foundation for ten years. His recently published book, 700  Years of Art History: Pre-Renaissance to Modernism, will be available for purchase.

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Wreath Decorating Workshop

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 4, 7:00 PM
Heather Potter of Cottage Flowers in Malvern, returns for the annual holiday wreath decorating workshop. Heather brings fresh wreaths and an abundance of natural decorations (and more) to decorate your wreath. Class size is limited.  $20 materials fee due at registration at the library.  Registration begins November 1.

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Friday Fine Film: Jersey Boys

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 5, 1:30 PM
The story of four young men from the wrong side of the tracks in New Jersey who came together to form the iconic 1960s rock group The Four Seasons.  Rated R. 134 minutes. Refreshments will be served.

 

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.