Upcoming Events!

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A Poetry Reading with A.V. Christie
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 7:00 pm

In celebration of National Poetry Month, The Swarthmore Public Library and Mad Poets Society will co- host an evening of poetry with poet A.V. Christie. A.V. Christie is the author of Nine Skies, which won the National Poetry Series, and The Housing, winner of the McGovern Prize.

Her poems have appeared in Poetry, Commonweal, The Iowa Review, Crazyhorse and Ploughshares, among other journals. Christie has received grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and from the Pennsylvania State Arts Council and has been visiting writer locally at Villanova, LaSalle, Bryn Mawr College, and Penn State Abington. She teaches private workshops and is Associate Director at the Chester County Art Association.

Women Approaching Retirement and Beyond
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
2:00 pm or 6:00 pm
Presented by: Shane Couturier, Retirement & Estate Planning Specialist

Topics which will be covered:

  • Life Insurance & Long Term Care Insurance
  • Planning for your retirement
  • Women and money
  • Divorce and widowhood
  • Retirement planning
  • Estate Planning
  • Risk Management

Fundamentals of Holistic Nutrition:
Clearing up the Confusion to Live a Healthy, Happy Life

Are you overwhelmed by all of the conflicting information about nutrition and health? Do you wish you had more energy, fewer colds, or a slimmer waist? Come to this fun and informative presentation with Grace Dewey, certified holistic health coach and founder of Love Your Healthy Life.

What: 60-minute interactive presentation, followed by time for Q&A
When: Thursday, May 22nd at 2:00pm
Where: Swarthmore Public Library
Bring: a notebook and pen if you would like to take notes. Handouts will be provided.

On the fence? Visit love-your-health-life.com to learn more about Grace and her philosophies about health and wellness.

Swarthmore Library Book Discussion Group

All meetings start at 2:00 pm. For more information or to request a copy of the current book, call the library office at 610-543-0436 or email swdirector@delcolibraries.org.

Swarthmore Library Movie Discussion Group

REEL TIME: Swarthmore Library Movie Discussion Group

Enjoy watching movies on our large screen with a state of the art speaker system!  Each month we will feature an independent or international film followed by group discussion.  Check at the library for each month’s movie selection. For more information call the library office at 610-543-0436 or email swarthmore@delcolibraries.org.

Registration is required for these free programs. Please sign up in the library, call the library office at 610-543-0436, email swarthmore@delcolibraries.org or use the Eventkeeper program at www.delcolibraries.org.


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