Calendar of events


Thursday, October 21

Fall Storytimes!

10:30 AM
Join Ms. Prather for stories, songs and rhymes outside on the grassy area next to the library. Nice weather days only, we will not be meeting if there is a chance of rain.

WWE Crown Jewel 2021 livestream free full card October 21, 2021

2:30 PM
WWE is going back to Saudi Arabia. The Crown Jewel takes place on Thursday, Oct. 12. That's an unusual day for a WWE pay-per-view, and the time of the show is even weirder: 9am PT or midday ET. LIVE HERE: https://bit.ly/wwecrownjewellive …

WWE Crown Jewel 2021 livestream free from any country

2:45 PM
It's a battle of the Paul Heyman Guys as Brock Lesnar challenges Roman Reigns for the Universal Championship. There’s a special start time for this show since it’s in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The main show begins at 12pm ET. LIVE HERE: …

The Monarch’s Amazing Migration: a Status Report

7:00 PM
How are this year’s monarch’s doing? National monarch expert Dr. Chip Taylor, founder and director of Monarch Watch, the organization that has started placing monarch waystations across the country, joins us from his Kansas base to share the …

Sunday, October 24

Take A Walking Tour of Tourison

1:45 PM
Native son Ashton Tourison, Sr. was born in 1851 to a former captain in the Civil War. Beginning in the 1870s, he had a grand vision for what would come to be known as East Mt. Airy. In approximately 1904, he purchased 150 acres between Chew and …

Wednesday, October 27

Plant Cuttings Swap!

2:00 PM
Stop by the Chestnut Hill Library's atrium to drop off a plant cutting from your collection or from nature, and select a new one to take home! You may also browse our new horticulture collection, unique to Free Library branches. While the Plant Swap …

Cultural Roots: Jewish-Iraqi Food and Conversation

3:00 PM
Enjoy the aromatic and spicy fusion in Iraqi Jewish cuisine with chef Annabel Rabiyah of Awafi Kitchen (Boston), and discover the rich history of the Iraqi Jewish diaspora in the United States. While breaking homemade Iraqi style bread in our Iraqi …

Thursday, October 28

Fall Storytimes!

10:30 AM
Join Ms. Prather for stories, songs and rhymes outside on the grassy area next to the library. Nice weather days only, we will not be meeting if there is a chance of rain.

A World on the Wing: The Global Odyssey of Migratory Birds

7:00 PM
Based on his newest book “A World on the Wing,” author and researcher Scott Weidensaul takes you around the globe– with researchers in the lab probing the limits of what migrating birds can do, to the shores of the Yellow Sea in China, the …

Saturday, October 30

Forest Bathing

10:00 AM
Come celebrate the fall season with a peaceful walk through and meditation in the forest. Shinrin-yoku is a term that means “taking in the forest atmosphere.” It was developed in Japan during the 1980s and has become a cornerstone of preventive …

Wednesday, November 3

Plant Cuttings Swap!

2:00 PM
Stop by the Chestnut Hill Library's atrium to drop off a plant cutting from your collection or from nature, and select a new one to take home! You may also browse our new horticulture collection, unique to Free Library branches. While the Plant Swap …

Thursday, November 4

The Lenape and the Land

7:00 PM
While so many of our place names– Wissahickon, Manayunk– are of Lenape origin, most of us know far too little about the region’s original people. During Native American Heritage Month, members of the Lenape Nation of Pennsylvania share their …

Saturday, November 6

Reconnection – A Healing Hike

2:00 PM
How can nature help us heal? We welcome members of the African-American community to join us for a hike along the Schuylkill Center’s trails towards our new art installation and sanctuary, Al Mudhif. The walk will be followed by a tea ceremony, …

Wednesday, November 10

Plant Cuttings Swap!

2:00 PM
Stop by the Chestnut Hill Library's atrium to drop off a plant cutting from your collection or from nature, and select a new one to take home! You may also browse our new horticulture collection, unique to Free Library branches. While the Plant Swap …

Saturday, November 13

Chestnut Hill Second Saturdays

2:00 PM
Chestnut Hill’s monthly series, Second Saturdays, highlights the area’s vibrant arts scene with live music, retail and restaurant specials, and family-friendly activities. Art enthusiasts, collectors, and casual spectators alike can stroll the …

Wednesday, November 17

Plant Cuttings Swap!

2:00 PM
Stop by the Chestnut Hill Library's atrium to drop off a plant cutting from your collection or from nature, and select a new one to take home! You may also browse our new horticulture collection, unique to Free Library branches. While the Plant Swap …

Wednesday, November 24

Plant Cuttings Swap!

2:00 PM
Stop by the Chestnut Hill Library's atrium to drop off a plant cutting from your collection or from nature, and select a new one to take home! You may also browse our new horticulture collection, unique to Free Library branches. While the Plant Swap …

Wednesday, December 1

Plant Cuttings Swap!

2:00 PM
Stop by the Chestnut Hill Library's atrium to drop off a plant cutting from your collection or from nature, and select a new one to take home! You may also browse our new horticulture collection, unique to Free Library branches. While the Plant Swap …

Wednesday, December 8

Plant Cuttings Swap!

2:00 PM
Stop by the Chestnut Hill Library's atrium to drop off a plant cutting from your collection or from nature, and select a new one to take home! You may also browse our new horticulture collection, unique to Free Library branches. While the Plant Swap …

Wednesday, December 15

Plant Cuttings Swap!

2:00 PM
Stop by the Chestnut Hill Library's atrium to drop off a plant cutting from your collection or from nature, and select a new one to take home! You may also browse our new horticulture collection, unique to Free Library branches. While the Plant Swap …