Programs

Ongoing Programs:

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Ongoing Programs at Tredyffrin Public Library

Chair YogaEnglish Language LearnersFUNctional FitnessPoetry WritersMind, Body, SpiritMah Jong GamesChess Club

Zen MeditationHatha YogaBridge LessonsBridge GamesMovie ScreeningsYarn ClubTech Help

Ongoing Programs at Paoli Library

English Language LearnersTech HelpWriter’s GroupScrabble Club


Chair Yoga

Mondays, 9:30 am @ Tredyffrin Public Library

Chair yoga is a gentle form of yoga that can be done sitting on a chair or standing on the ground while using the chair for support. It is great for people with limited mobility or health issues such as arthritis. Yoga is shown to improve overall health, and regular practice will improve strength, flexibility, balance and improve well-being.

There is a suggested donation of $5/class.


FUNctional Fitness

Wednesdays, 9:30 am @ Tredyffrin Public Library

We all need to get fit & stay fit to get the most out of life.

This class, taught by Melissa Bloom, does a little bit of everything to get us – and keep us – ready to meet life head-on. there is some low impact cardio to get the heart pumping, weights to build strength & floor or chair work to build balance & flexibility.

This class will adjust to your level & help you improve each week. Bring a mat & water bottle. Don’t forget to wear comfortable clothing. We welcome those with limited mobility.

$5 per class requested donation.

  • Strengthen your muscles
  • Improve coordination and communication between your brain and your body
  • Help you Tone up
  • Improve Balance
  • Make your day-to-day tasks easier, and
  • Improve your Quality of Life

English Language Learners Evening Conversation Group

Wednesdays, 7:15 – 8:30 pm @ Tredyffrin Public Library

No registration necessary!

 

Everyone Loves Languages: an ELL class for families

Mondays, 9 – 11 am @ Paoli Library

Fridays, 10 am – 12 pm @ Tredyffrin Public Library

Registration not required.


TPL Poetry Group

2nd & 4th Tuesday monthly, 1 – 3 pm @ Tredyffrin Public Library

 


Mind, Body & Spirit: Personal Wellness Practice

Mondays, 5 – 6:30 pm @ Tredyffrin Public Library

Learn how to form healthy habits in simple steps that are easily incorporated into your daily life.

Registration now required: please email yingcns@gmail.com


 Mah Jong Game Play

Fridays, 1 pm @ Tredyffrin Public Library

The library offers four American and two Chinese Mah Jong sets to use, or participants can feel free to bring their own.

No registration required.


 

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Tredyffrin Knights Chess Club

Thursdays, 6:30 – 8:50 pm @ Tredyffrin Public Library

All levels of skill are invited to learn, practice, or teach your game! Drop in to play in a casual & friendly environment.


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Zen Meditation Class

Saturdays, 10 am @ Tredyffrin Public Library

A practitioner-led class for those interested in exploring Zen practice. Wear comfortable clothing & bring your own Zabu or Zabuton (cushion or pillow) if you want to follow the tradition of sitting on the floor.

 


Hatha Yoga

Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10:45 – 11:45 am @ Tredyffrin Public Library

  • Reduce Stress & improve your sense of well-being
  • Focus on poses that stretch, lengthen & strengthen the body’s structure.
  • Improve balance, core strength & alignment through slow movements.

No experience necessary. Bring a mat for floor work. $5 fee per class.


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Bridge Lessons

CURRENTLY ON HOLD

Mondays & Tuesdays, 10:30 am – 12 pm @ Tredyffrin Public Library

Bridge lessons are available for all levels with ACBL accredited teacher and ACBL Bridge Director, John Pino. Includes discussions of 21st century Bidding, Bridge conventions, Play of the Hand, and more.

Email johnpino15@hotmail.com to register or for more information.

$5 class fee.


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Organized games open to all levels of players.

  • Tuesdays at 12:15pm @ Tredyffrin Public Library
    • with ACBL Bridge Director John Pino of the Marple Bridge Club.
    • $5/game fee.

 


One-on-One Tech Help

Mondays, 11 am – 12 pm @ Paoli Library

Wednesdays & Thursdays, 6 – 7 pm @ Paoli Library

Fridays, 12 – 1 pm @ Tredyffrin Public Library

Schedule a one-on-one session tailored to your needs with tech-savvy instructors.

Register through our events calendar or by calling Paoli Library at 610.296.7996

Appointments are also available at Tredyffrin Public Library. Call or email Kate Boyle for more information.

 


Writers’ Group

Thursdays, 12:30 – 2:30 pm @ Paoli Library

This welcoming group includes prompts, readings,  critiques & publishing discussions.

For more information contact Walt Trizna at wtrizna@comcast.net

 


Scrabble Club

The last Wednesday of the month, 6 – 8 pm @ Paoli Library

Come play everyone’s favorite word game in real life! Bring a friend or make a new friend. All levels are welcome–you’ll be matched according to your level of expertise.


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Final Fridays & Saturday Cinema

Saturday Cinema: The 2nd Saturday of the month, 7 pm @ Tredyffrin Public Library

  • Enjoy films highlighted from the American Film Institute
  • These showings are after-hours & only the meeting room will be accessible. Registration required

Final Friday: The last Friday of the month, 7 pm @ Tredyffrin Public Library

  • Enjoy newer release popular films
  • These showings are after-hours & only the meeting room will be accessible. Registration required

Visit our Movie Screenings Page to see upcoming titles.



Yarn Club

Now on the final Monday of each month, 7 – 8 pm

Bring your fiber project along and chat with like-minded friends about what you’re working on.