ALERT

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, all meeting rooms are unavailable until further notice. All in-person programs are suspended and all programs will be held virtually.  Please read each event description carefully for registration information. 

Chester County Library System

All Upcoming Events

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Maternal and Child Health Consortium (MCHC) Family Benefits Assistance by Phone

Chester County’s Maternal and Child Health Consortium is still open remotely, helping individuals enroll in health insurance, SNAP benefits, and cash assistance. In addition, individuals can ap...  More
Date:
Thursday, October 22, 2020
Time:
All Day Event
Categories:
  Adults  

Run For Reading Virtual 5K Walk/Run Fundraiser

Registration begins online September 5. Virtual 5K Run/Walk Starting September 5th, we will be hosting a a virtual 5k run/walk fundraiser to help support the library! Please join us...  More
Date:
Thursday, October 22, 2020
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Honey Brook Library
_ev_eventCost_:
$27.00
Categories:
  Virtual  
Registration has closed.

Save State Library Funding!

If you enjoy library programs, please consider contacting your representatives to ask them to reopen the state budget to fund libraries. Currently, the funding is at 5/12 the funding of the last budge...  More
Date:
Thursday, October 22, 2020
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Chester County Library
Categories:
  Adults     Business / Career     Family     Literacy     Preschool     School Age     Technology     Virtual     Young Adult  

Library Board of Trustees Meeting Online

This meeting will be conducted via Zoom, an online video conferencing service. Members of the public must register in advance to attend the meeting. After registering, you will receive a confi...  More
Date:
Thursday, October 22, 2020
Time:
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Audience:
  Adults  
Categories:
  Adults     Virtual  

Readers on the Run- 5K Walk/5K Run/10K Run/Brandywine Challenge

Get outside and enjoy the beautiful weather, while supporting Downingtown Library! Sign up for a 5K Walk, 5K Run, 10K Run, or do all three: the Brandywine Challenge! Readers on the Run is back for ...  More
Date:
Friday, October 23, 2020
Time:
All Day Event
Audience:
  School Age     Adults     Young Adult     Family     Preschool  
Categories:
  Adults     Family     Preschool     School Age     Virtual     Young Adult  

Run For Reading Virtual 5K Walk/Run Fundraiser

Registration begins online September 5. Virtual 5K Run/Walk Starting September 5th, we will be hosting a a virtual 5k run/walk fundraiser to help support the library! Please join us...  More
Date:
Friday, October 23, 2020
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Honey Brook Library
_ev_eventCost_:
$27.00
Categories:
  Virtual  
Register! - 100 seats left

Save State Library Funding!

If you enjoy library programs, please consider contacting your representatives to ask them to reopen the state budget to fund libraries. Currently, the funding is at 5/12 the funding of the last budge...  More
Date:
Friday, October 23, 2020
Time:
All Day Event
Location:
Chester County Library
Categories:
  Adults     Business / Career     Family     Literacy     Preschool     School Age     Technology     Virtual     Young Adult  

Nature Scouts Storytime Online

Children ages 3 through 6 will enjoy stories, songs, and nature lessons. Take home worksheets and crafts that relate to the topic will be available for pick up at the library. There will be a lim...  More
Date:
Friday, October 23, 2020
Time:
9:30am - 10:30am
Location:
Downingtown Library
Audience:
  School Age     Preschool  
Categories:
  Preschool     Virtual  
Register! - 51 seats left

Music with Miss Jill Online

Music with Miss Jill is an interactive music program for toddlers through Kindergarten. Weekly activities consist of songs, fingerplays, puppets, props, and musical games. Each week is theme oriented....  More
Date:
Friday, October 23, 2020
Time:
10:00am - 10:45am
Audience:
  School Age     Family     Preschool  
Categories:
  Virtual  
Register! - 13 seats left

Story Time on Facebook Live Online

Join us for stories read aloud, puppets, songs, fingerplays, learning and fun. Story time is great for children 6 and under.
Date:
Friday, October 23, 2020
Time:
10:30am - 11:15am
Location:
Chester Springs Library
Audience:
  Preschool  
Categories:
  Family     Preschool  

Grab & Go Crafts (Adults)

Stop by the Avon Grove Library lobby starting at 11 AM to pick up a free craft kit! The type of craft will be announced on our social media earlier in the week. Kits are designed for teens and adults ...  More
Date:
Friday, October 23, 2020
Time:
11:00am - 5:00pm
Location:
Avon Grove Library
Audience:
  Adults     Young Adult  
Categories:
  Adults     Young Adult  

Virtual Storytime for 3 to 6 Year Olds Online

Come and join the virtual fun! Rhymes, fingerplays, music and books! Give your child a wonderful start toward becoming a great reader! For 3 to 6 year olds -- must be accompanied by an adult. Please r...  More
Date:
Friday, October 23, 2020
Time:
11:00am - 11:30am
Location:
Chester County Library
Audience:
  Preschool  
Categories:
  Preschool     Virtual  
Register! - 10 seats left

Facebook Live Family Story Time Online

Celebrate the joy of books with stories, songs, finger plays, and dance. Registration is not required. Videos stay on Facebook for 24 hours.
Date:
Friday, October 23, 2020
Time:
12:00pm - 12:30pm
Location:
Easttown Library
Audience:
  School Age     Family     Preschool  
Categories:
  Family     Preschool     School Age     Virtual  

Stories at the Park

Join an Avon Grove Library staff member for storytime under the pavilion at Penn Township Park! (260 Lewis Road, West Grove, PA 19390) Participants must adhere to current social distancing guidelines.
Date:
Friday, October 23, 2020
Time:
12:00pm - 12:30pm
Location:
Avon Grove Library
Audience:
  Preschool  
Categories:
  Preschool  
Register! - 9 seats left

Shakes Your Imagination Sillies - Create a SPOOKY Song Online

Dress up in your favorite costume (optional) and use the charactar spin wheel of spooky things to write & publish a song for Halloween!
Date:
Friday, October 23, 2020
Time:
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Location:
Downingtown Library
Audience:
  School Age     Preschool  
Categories:
  Preschool     School Age     Virtual  
Register! - 87 seats left

DEADLINE EXTENDED - Virtual Chester County Library Jack-o-Lantern Contest

Preschoolers through teens are invited to enter the Chester County Library Virtual Jack-o-Lantern Contest! Get your creative juices flowing and create your scariest, cutest, or craziest jack-o-lantern...  More
Date:
Friday, October 23, 2020
Time:
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Location:
Chester County Library
Audience:
  Family  
Categories:
  Family     Preschool     School Age     Virtual     Young Adult  
Registration has closed.

Magic: The Gathering

Social Distancing won't stop us! We are digitally hosting weekly community MTG events. You can join us on discord for organized tournaments using MTG Arena (No account is required to play, bring y...  More
Date:
Friday, October 23, 2020
Time:
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location:
Kennett Library
Categories:
  Young Adult  

Virtual Jackbox Game: Drawful Online

You think you can draw? Try this game. Join us to play "Drawful" from the Jackbox Games and socialize with other gamers virtually. A Zoom link will be emailed to registrants at least...  More
Date:
Friday, October 23, 2020
Time:
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Location:
Chester County Library
Audience:
  Adults  
Categories:
  Adults     Virtual  
Registration has closed.

WCPL Trivia Night

Join us at 7pm for a fun hour of trivia online. We have four categories of 10 questions each to challenge you. You will receive a Zoom invitation in your email by 5:30 pm the day of the event. Please ...  More
Date:
Friday, October 23, 2020
Time:
7:00pm - 8:15pm
Location:
Online, West Chester Library
Audience:
  Adults     Family  
Categories:
  Adults     Family     Virtual  
Register! - 82 seats left

Readers on the Run- 5K Walk/5K Run/10K Run/Brandywine Challenge

Get outside and enjoy the beautiful weather, while supporting Downingtown Library! Sign up for a 5K Walk, 5K Run, 10K Run, or do all three: the Brandywine Challenge! Readers on the Run is back for ...  More
Date:
Saturday, October 24, 2020
Time:
All Day Event
Audience:
  School Age     Adults     Young Adult     Family     Preschool  
Categories:
  Adults     Family     Preschool     School Age     Virtual     Young Adult  

Display of Opening hours
Opening Hours
Thursday, Oct 22
Atglen Public Library10am – 6pm
Avon Grove Library10am – 8pm
Chester County Library9am – 9pm
Chester Springs Library10am – 6pm
Coatesville Library10am – 8pm
Downingtown Library9am – 8pm
Easttown Library & Information Center9:30am – 6pm
Henrietta Hankin Branch Library9:30am – 8pm
Honey Brook Library11am – 6pm
Kennett Library9am – 8pm
Malvern Library9am – 6:30pm
Oxford Library1pm – 8pm
Paoli Library1pm – 5pm
Parkesburg Library10am – 5pm
Phoenixville LIbrary10am – 7pm
Spring City Library4pm – 7pm
Tredyffrin Library1pm – 5pm
West Chester Library10am – 7pm

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