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Friends of Abington Libraries

The Friends are a group of volunteers dedicated to fostering public awareness and support of the Abington Township Public Libraries. New volunteers and ideas are always welcome! If you wish to join us and volunteer, please go to the Library Office or click on this link and fill out a Volunteer Application form or call 215-885-5180, ext. 36. 

We meet in the Community Room on the lower level of Abington Free Library. The next meeting is Saturday, May 9, at 9:30 a.m. We plan to have a presentation on Abington Library’s outstanding Adult Literacy Program. Please join us! 

Thank you!

Friends’ Flea Market, Book and Spring Plant Sidewalk Sale 

Tea potRaffle Basket “Get Cozy with a Good Book”

Thanks also to all those who purchased tickets for the “Get Cozy with a Good Book” raffle basket. Each person’s participation added up to $461 for the Library. Congratulations to winner Jennifer Mahood!

Sponsored by The Friends of Abington Library. All proceeds support the Abington Township Public Libraries.

Design a Bookmark Contest!The Friends of Abington Township Public Library
A dessert reception will be held on April 6 to celebrate the winners of the 2015 Design-a-Bookmark Contest. Winning designs were selected from 81 creative entries, with winners from kindergarten through high school. Congratulations to: Adam Leone, Madeline Krassner, Niko Young, Romily Young, Charlotte Rehland, Emma Klinke, Quinlan Finamore, Hallie Ahrens and Elyse Crawford! Their designs have been made into bookmarks that are available to Library patrons.

Visit the BookCellar - Used Book Store 
on the lower level of the Abington Free Library.

BookCellar Hours:
Mon., Tues., Thurs. & Fri.: noon - 4 p.m., 
Wed.: noon - 4:30 p.m.; 6:30 - 8:30 p.m., 
Sat., 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.   

Benefits Abington Libraries. The BookCellar is located on the Lower Level of Abington Free Library. Please come by and browse through our extensive collection. All of our books, movies and music are for sale at bargain prices!

Friends phone: 215-885-5180, ext. 36. All proceeds benefit the Abington Libraries’ Book Fund. 

Friends Of The Abington Township Public Library

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For eligible purchases at AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to The Friends of Abington Township Public Library to support its Libraries when you sign up through this link:  http://smile.amazon.com/ch/23-7226052


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Upcoming Friends Events

Event Event datesort descending Location
Friends' Meeting 05/09/2015 - 9:30am to 11:00am Abington