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Save the Date!
Home and Garden Tour - Saturday, June 6

To Benefit the Children's and Adult Literacy programs at the Kennett Public Library

Library Board Announces Public Meeting
There is some inaccurate information being reported in the local press and on public media after the resignation of some library board members. The current Board would like to re-assure customers and supporters of this Library that the Board of Trustees is now much stronger than before. Our commitment moving forward is that we will always provide 3 things to the people we serve:

Total transparency.
Balanced budgeting.
Positive progress.

We are holding a Public Meeting at 7 pm on May 5th  at the Kennett Public Library. Please attend to ask any questions and discuss recent events.  All facts and information will be available at the meeting.

Yours Faithfully,
The Kennett Public Library Trustees

Let's Talk : Strategies to Maximize the Return on Your Marketing Dollar
Thursday, May 7 at 7 pm

 This CHESTER COUNTY SCORE seminar will show how to optimize marketing strategy to get the highest return on investment. Marketing strategies are put into context in today's internet dominated era. Presenter Cary Baskin is Managing Partner of the Marketing Department in Frazer, PA. He has more than 30 years of experience in marketing, product, and executive management. Attendance fee is $5. To register, call 610-444-2702 or email psapko@ccls.org.

The Orphan Train Movement : A Lecture by Donna Aviles
Saturday, May 9 at 2 pm

If you've read Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline you won't want to miss this lecture.The Orphan Train Movement was a supervised welfare program that transported orphaned and homeless children from crowded Eastern cities of the United States to foster homes located largely in rural areas of the Midwest. The orphan trains operated between 1853 and 1929, relocating about 250,000 orphaned, abandoned, or homeless children. Local historian and author Donna Aviles will present an interesting and captivating look at this historical movement. For more information or to register, email iweir@ccls.org or call 610-444-2702.



Bayard Taylor Memorial Library
216 East State Street
Kennett Square, PA 19348

Phone: 610.444.2702
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Hours of Operation

Regular library hours:
Monday – Thursday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.