Haddonfield Friends of the Library Annual Meeting, Thursday May 8th at the Markeim Arts Center at 7PM

Please join the Haddonfield Friends of the Library at their Annual Meeting at the Markeim Arts Center on Thursday, May 8th. Our special guest speakers this year are Joe Haro and Phil Shapiro speaking on The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts: Past Present & Future. They will discuss the history and architecture of the Kimmel Center and the cultural renaissance that has begun in Philadelphia.

Joe Haro continues to be a community activist in Haddonfield along with being and educator for 45 years. Joe also has had strong interests in other areas that include architecture and art. Joe is the chairperson of the guide program at the Kimmel Center and helped to develop the program almost 12 years ago.

Phil Shapiro is the current Friends of the Library President and has lived in Haddonfield for many years. Phil is also a volunteer at the Kimmel Center. He also has interests in the arts including music and woodworking.

Join us for an enlightening evening at The Markeim Arts Center, 104 Walnut Street in Haddonfield on Thursday, May 8th at 7 pm. Light refreshments will be served. Open to all and donations are welcome. All proceeds benefit the Haddonfield Friends of the Library.

NJLA Award, June 2013In June, The Haddonfield Friends of the Library was honored with the 2013 New Jersey Library Association (NJLA) Library Service Award for its continuing support and financial donations to the Haddonfield Public Library.

Pictured from Left to right are Rich Cunliffe, Susan Briant (Library Director), Phil Shapiro (President), Kristin Redmond, Susan Reed (Vice President) accepting the award at the Revel Casino in Atlantic City.