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Save the Date

The Ardmore Library presents its 10th annual Kitchen Tour on Sunday, April 26th, 2015 from 1PM-4PM. More information will also be available at ardmorekitchentour.org.




Belmont Hills Library Annual Children's Poetry Contest

In celebration of National Poetry Month Belmont Hills Library presents its 23rd annual Children's Poetry Contest for students in grades K through 5. For further details download an entry form here. Send submissions to the Belmont Hills Library by Thursday, March 26th, 2015. Hard copies only please.

National Library Week: April 12-18

This year’s National Library Week theme is Unlimited possibilities @ your library. Come celebrate with us! Highlights in Lower Merion include animal programs at Bala Cynwyd and Ludington Libraries, a lecture at Belmont Hills Library, and a drawing at Gladwyne Library. Look inside for information on these events and more. We will also be premiering hoopla, a digital media platform whereby patrons residing in Lower Merion can instantly download movies, TV shows, music and audiobooks. National Library Week is a national observance sponsored by the American Library Association and libraries across the country. Visit www.ala.org for more info.

14 th Annual Penn Wynne 5K Run/Walk

The Penn Wynne 5K Run & Walk, this year at Penn Wynne Elementary School, benefits the Penn Wynne Library and the Penn Wynne Elementary Home & School Association. There will be categories for different ages, a moon bounce, face painting, a post race picnic, and fun for everyone! Registration and additional information are available online at www.pennwynne5k.org.

8:00 am

Registration begins

8:30 am

Organized stretching

9:00 am

1-Mile Family Fun Run

9:20 am

5K Race

10:00 am

Toddler Mascot Fun Run

10:10 am

Awards Ceremony & Picnic


Libraries Closed for Renovation

The Ardmore Free Library and the Penn Wynne Library are closed for renovation.

The Libraries will reopen on or about Monday, November 16, 2015. Construction updates will be available on this site as the projects move forward.

Library patrons may use the following Lower Merion Libraries during the closure:
Bala Cynwyd Library, Belmont Hills Library, Gladwyne Library & Ludington Library.

*All library books from Ardmore Free Library and Penn Wynne Library may be returned anywhere in the system.

Complete hours for the Lower Merion Libraries may be found on this website under Hours & Holidays or Member Libraries.

New ebook selections exclusively for Lower Merion Library patrons. Click on this icon to access our all new One Click Digtal ebook site. You will need your Lower Merion library barcode in order to create an account. Posted August 25, 2014 OneClick Downloads




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