Monday April 24, 4-6pm. Bring this certificate to Handel’s in Berwyn to
support the libraries with your purchase!
Celebrate India’s 75th Year of Independence!
August 15, 2022 7 – 9 pm
At Tredyffrin Public Library or online via Zoom
Registration required, register here!
Violin recital by Pandit Milind Raikar.
Swarpradnya Pandit Milind Raikaris a renowned musician from Goa. He is an acknowledged Hindustani classical violinist of the present generation. He is known for his melodious & soulful style of playing the violin. He is a disciple of Padmashri Pandit D.K. Datar and Gaanasaraswati Kishoritai Amonkar.
And a tribute to the Nightingale of India Lata Mangeshkar.
Light refreshments will be available as well as a henna artist. Donations are requested.
2022 Arbo-READ-um Community Read Event
Join Tredyffrin Public Library and Jenkins Arboretum and Gardens for the 2nd annual Arbo-READ-um Community Read Event. The Arbo-READ-um event is a program series born from a collaboration between the library and Jenkins Arboretum and Gardens. During the program, the library and the arboretum work together to provide opportunities to promote literacy, library and arboretum usage, and community conversations by encouraging Tredyffrin Township to come together by reading and discussing a single book.
The library and arboretum also suggest to read The Future We Choose: The Stubborn Optimist’s Guide to the Climate Crisis by Christiana Figueres & Tom Rivett-Carmac as a supplement to Under the Sky We Make.
Beginning July 1st through to August 18th, join the library and arboretum in reading Under the Sky We Make and discussing the climate crisis and climate solutions. Check out the schedule of special events below and learn more about how to log your participation during the community read event!
Arbo-READ-um Kick Off
Friday, July 1st, 2022
Begin logging your reading journey of Under the Sky We Make. Register on the libraries’ Beanstack to enter in for a drawing for a physical copy of the book.
Under the Sky We Make Author Visit
Wednesday, July 27th, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m., Jenkins Arboretum & Gardens
Join Tredyffrin Public Library and Jenkins Arboretum & Gardens for a presentation and Q&A session with Dr. Kimberly Nicholas, author of Under the Sky We Make.
Pennsylvania’s Changing Climate with Kyle Imhoff
Thursday, August 18th, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., Zoom Meetings
Join Kyle Imhoff to explore Pennsylvania’s observed historical trends in weather patterns and extreme events, as well as future projections of the changing climate’s impacts on the state and region. This talk will also provide a brief overview of climate change science from a global perspective and discussion of science communication – from successes and failures to public perceptions of climate change. Registration is required. Register online at this link.
Get a glimpse of the Beanstack challenges and reading logs by heading over to the libraries’ Beanstack. Access Beanstack here!
Happy Anniversary, Read It & Steep!
Your vote counts! See the highest rated titles from the last decade of Read It & Steep selections and let us know how you would rate them.
Whether or not you’ve ever attended a meeting of RI&S, your rating is welcome. If you’ve read one of the books below, just use the linear scale to mark how highly you think of the title.
Thank you for your participation!
Page to Screen 2022: Theatrical Releases
Check out the book before you head to the movie theater!
by Ben Macintyre
Starring Colin Firth & Matthew MacFadyen
by Patricia Highsmith
Starring Ben Affleck & Ana de Armas
by Francine Rivers
Starring Abigail Cowen & Tom Lewis
The Tiger Rising
by Kate DiCamillo
Starring Dennis Quaid & Queen Latifah
The Black Phone
by Joe Hill
Starring Mason Thames & Ethan Hawke
The Amazing Maurice
by Terry Pratchett
Starring Hugh Laurie & Emilia Clarke
Death on the Nile
by Agatha Christie
Starring Gal Gadot & Kenneth Branagh
by Graham Swift
Starring Olivia Coleman & Colin Firth
Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris
by Paul Gallico
Starring Lesley Manville & Isabelle Huppert
The Bad Guys
by Aaron Blabey
Starring Sam Rockwell & Awkwafina
Where the Crawdads Sing
by Delia Owens
Starring Daisy Edgar Jones & Taylor John Smith
by Kotaro Isaka
Starring Sandra Bullock & Brad Pitt
by Stephen King
Starring Alfre Woodard & William Sadler
by R.J. Palacio
Starring Gillian Anderson & Helen Mirren
Killers of the Flower Moon
by David Grann
Starring Leonardo DiCaprio & Jesse Plemons
Lyle Lyle Crocodile
by Bernard Waber
Starring Garret Dillahunt & David Strathairn
by Jodi Kantor & Megan Twohy
Starring Zoe Kazan & Carey Mulligan
by Norman Partridge
Starring Elizabeth Reaser & Luke Kirby
by Kristin Hannah
Starring Dakota Fanning & Elle Fanning
The School for Good and Evil
by Soman Chainani
Starring Charlize Theron & Kerry Washington
The Stars at Noon
by Denis Johnson
Starring Joe Alwyn & Margaret Qualley
by Emma Donoghue
Starring Florence Pugh & Ciaran Hinds
The Storied Life of AJ Fikry
by Gabrielle Zivan
Starring Kunal Nayyar & Christina Hendricks
Mr. Malcolm’s List
by Suzanne Allain
Starring Ashley Park & Theo James
The Lost Girls
by Laurie Fox
Starring Vanessa Redgrave & Iain Glen
The Good Nurse
by Charles Graeber
Starring Jessica Chastain & Eddie Redmayne
Due to flooding in our building, Tredyffrin Public Library is closed to the public for at least Wednesday, September 1 & Thursday, September 2, 2021.
In an effort to minimize damage to library materials, please return your items to another Chester County library instead of using the TPL book drops.
Stay tuned for more information as it becomes available.
From the Township Manager:
“Following the recommendations from the CDC during the time of the spread of COVID-19 Delta variant, and to protect the health of our employees as well as the general public, beginning Wednesday August 18, 2021, Tredyffrin Township requires that masks be worn by everyone entering and while inside any Township facilities including the Township Libraries.
Those who do not comply will be asked to leave the building. Thank you for your understanding & your willingness to keep our unvaccinated children visitors safe!