Friday, January 29, 2016

Winter News

Hi all,
Happy Winter! 

Here are some things you should know about closing and delays for the Honey Brook Library:
1.        If Twin Valley School District is closed, we are usually closed too.
2.       Check Facebook under “Honey Brook Community Library” when we have bad weather.  We keep that updated.
3.       Call the Library at 610-273-3303 before you leave the house.  If we don’t answer, we are not open.
4.       We also will close early if the weather starts to get bad after we have opened, so once again, gives us a call.

For Story Time and Raise A Reader morning programs:
if Twin Valley or Pequea Valley has a 2 hour delay, there will be no Story Time or Raise A Reader program.
 For Twin Valley 2 hour delays, Miss Melissa will not be able to get here by 10 am for Raise A Reader
For Pequea Valley2 hour delays, Miss Jenn will not be able to get here by 10 am for Story Time

For all other programs, if the Library is closed, programs for that day are canceled.

Some upcoming programs:

Bedtime Math – Crazy 8s Club
Join us on Thursdays at 6 pm in February and March "Bedtime Math, Crazy 8s Club" at the Honey Brook Library. This is a new, fun, hands on math program for 2nd - 5th graders.  Begins Thursday, Feb 4.  Must sign up for all 8 weeks.  To register call 610-273=3303 or email

Longwood Gardens Community Reads 2016
Feb 9, 2016. –“ Brown Bag Book Club” will discuss Grandma Gatewood’s Walk by Ben Montgomery.  Join us at 1 pm with your thoughts on the book and your brown bag lunch.
Feb 24 & 25, 2016 –“ Story Time with Miss Jennifer”. Join us at 10 am for the book “On Meadowview Street” where you will meet Kind Caroline and hear other garden/nature stories.  For preschool age children, but all ages are always welcome. 
March 1, 2016 –“ Grandma Gatewood’s Walk Book Chat” at 7 pm.  Join us to discuss the Longwood Garden Community Reads book and come to share hiking/walking stories with the group.

Honey Brook Community Library has a new BLOCK PARTY program! 
Join us for these dates to come play with our new wood blocks.
Preschool dates:      Tuesday, February 23 at 10 am
                                        Tuesday, April 26 at 10 am
                                        Wednesday, May 25 at 10 am
School Age (K-5) dates:  Tuesday, February 23 at 6 pm
                                                         Saturday, March 19 at 3 pm
Registration is required. For more information call the library 610-273-3303 or email

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Ongoing Programs at the Honey Brook Library

 Weekly Events
Mondays - "Magazine Mondays" check out 4 magazines and get a free DVD rental.

Tuesdays - All DVDs and TV Series are "Rent One Get One Free".

Wednesdays - "Sewing with Ms Nancy" from 6:30 to 8 pm.  Come use one of our older sewing machines. This program is run several times throughout the year.  Call 610-273-3303 to check if the program is currently running.  For ages 12 - adult.

Thursdays - "Knitting Around" 7 - 9 pm.  Knitting, crocheting, and various needle crafts.  Bring your own supplies.

 Monthly Events
Mystery Book Club - meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 1 pm.  Stop in for a book list.

"Pieces" Autism Support Group - meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 6 pm

Monday, August 24, 2015

Quilt Raffle Fundraiser for the Honey Brook Library

Once again we are raffling off a handmade local quilt purchased at the Honey Brook Mud Sale.

Stop in and purchase some tickets to support the Honey Brook Community Library!

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Honey Brook Community Library Art Auction

Join us to support the Honey Brook Community Library on Sat. April 25, 2015 for an Art Auction held at Heatherwood in Honey Brook, PA. 
Wine from Chadd's Ford Winery, cheese, assorted hors doevres, desserts, and coffee. 
 Tickets are $20 per person and can be purchased at the Honey Brook Library. 
As a special treat, we will be auctioning off a $20 bill from 1929 from the National Bank of Honey Brook.
For more information stop in or call the library at 610-273-3303.

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Check out what's happening for January 2015!

We have a lot going on this month at the Honey Brook Library!

For January activities for adult and kids click on this link for our youth blog's site.

Monday, June 9, 2014

Summer 2014 at the Honey Brook Community Library!

Doctor Who Club
Tuesdays June 17, July 1, 15, 29 & Aug 12 6:00 – 7:00 pm. For tweens, teens, & adults.  Who is your favorite Doctor??  Join us every other Tuesday evening this summer to discuss, debate, watch, & sometimes craft all about Doctor Who.  Registration is required.

Sewing with Ms Nancy
Fridays June 27  – Aug 8 at 10:30 am - Noon  For ages 10 through adult
Join Ms Nancy in making a variety of sewing projects this summer. This program is for adults and young adults ages 10 and up.  Registration is required.  Library is closed July 4.

Hiking the American Discovery Trail
Join Jim Shaner on Tuesday, August 19 from 6 -7 pm as he shows pictures and discusses his adventures of his walk across America journeys.  For adults.  Registration is required.

Every Thursday evening - year round - from 7 - 9 pm - join us for "Knitting Around".  This is our knitting and crocheting club. 

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Mystery Book Club Coming to Honey Brook Library!

Mystery and Art
Tuesday, April 15, 2014  – 1 -2 pm
1.     The Rembrant Affair – Daniel Silva
The search for a Rembrant takes Gabriel Allon back in time to WWII and ends in current timesas he pursue the art piece.
2.     Priceless – Robert Wittman
True discovery, security, and protection of art investments by former FBI agent Robert Wittman.
3.     Acqua Alta – Donna Leon
Mystery and Comedy  - May 20, 2014      1 -2 pm
1.      Something Missing – Matthew Dicks
Martin is an unusual thief with an unusual MO who becomes more involved with his clientele than a thief should.
2.      Flipping Out – Marshall Karp
Someone is after a ladies group of real estate people and showing them cemetery plots instead of housing.  Funny and fast moving.
3.      The Thin Woman – Dorothy Cannell
Mystery, Religion, and History June 17,  2014    1-2 pm
1.     King James Conspiracy – Philip dePoy
2.     Any Brother Cadfell book – Ellis Peters
3.     Name of the Rose – Umberto Eco
Mystery & Westerns  - July 15, 2014     1-2 pm
1.      Cold Dish – Craig Johnson
2.     Any book by CJ Box

  For more details & a flyer, stop in at the Honey Brook Community Library or call 610-273-3303