storytimebabyBaby & Me LapSit

Infants and young toddlers (birth-18 months) with adult caregivers
September thru May

Bouncy songs, nursery rhymes, short books, music, and interactive activities are perfect fun for little ones. This program emphasizes early literacy skills and is a great way to meet other new parents. Caregivers participate with children. 


Ages 18 months-3 years with caregiver


September thru May

ToddlerTime promotes positive learning experiences through short picture books, rhymes, fingerplays, flannel boards, puppetry, movement, and weekly repetition. Parents and children are encouraged to sit together for easy interaction. This storytime is designed to encourage emerging language skills and listening skills. Simple crafts, related to the theme of the day, follow storytime.

kids_booksPreschool StoryTime

Ages 3-5 years
September thru May

Preschoolers engage with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills. Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to prepare for kindergarten. This program is designed to introduce children to new authors and illustrators and to encourage the development of early literacy skills. Simple crafts or activities follow this storytime.





Halloween Bash

Join us Saturday, October 21st for our Halloween Bash from 1:30 PM to 3 PM.


Tickets on Sale now for Eleanor Roosevelt Event

Join us on Saturday, October 14th at 2 PM, for Linda Kenyon, as Eleanor Roosevelt.  Tickets are on sale now at the front desk for $10.00.  Proceeds go to the ULCH Roof Fund. Feeling lucky? Stop by to “buy” some chances to win a raffle basket! The basket contains: 2 kitchen hand towels, 2 apple […]


Kid’s Movie Night

Kids are welcome to join us for snacks while they watch The Lego Movie on Thursday, September 21st.  Activities start at 5:00 PM.


Make It Mondays and Story Times Return

Stop in this week for Make It Monday and Story Times!  Check out the calendar for days and times.


Book and Bake Sale

Join us Saturday, September 9th for our annual Book Sale.  We are also looking for bakers to make delicious cakes, brownies, cookies, muffins, and cupcakes, etc. to sell.  Please consider making a sweet donation.  Thank you!   The Community Shred is also happening on this day from 10 am to 2 pm.


Summer Reading Finale

Come join us for our Summer Reading Finale on Thursday, August 17th from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm.  Pizza, snacks, and other fun!  Kids, tweens, and teens are welcomed.


Book Sale and Baked Goods Sale

Join us Saturday, September 9th for our annual Book Sale.  We are also looking for bakers to make delicious cakes, brownies, cookies, muffins, and cupcakes, etc. to sell.  Please consider making a sweet donation.  Thank you!

Quizzo on August 9th at Crooked Eye

Come out with your friends for a fun night of quizzo and those fantastic Crooked Eye brews. Quizzo starts at 7:30 pm. Proceeds will go towards a new roof for our library. $5.00 per person to play. Additional donations gladly appreciated. There will be a raffle and prizes too! A huge thank you to Peabody […]


Composting (Ecology for Kids)

Join us today, August 3rd from 10:30 am to 11:30 am to learn about composting.  Composting is fun and easy! Join Judy Groben, Penn State Master Gardner, to learn how to make and use compost. Get your hands dirty while learning about soil and “compost critters,” the decomposers who help.


Paperback Book Sale

Stop by the library and browse through our selection. Book are on sale for a quarter each!

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Union Library of Hatborough

The Union Library of Hatborough is the third oldest in Pennsylvania, and the second oldest library to be operating under the original charter. The library was moved from house to house until the present building was built in 1849. The library building is on the National Register of Historic Places.

  • 243 S York Rd, Hatboro, PA 19040
  • (215) 672-1420

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Monday – 1 PM to 5 PM
Tuesday – 10 AM to 8 PM
Wednesday – 10 AM to 8 PM
Thursday – 10AM to 8 PM
Friday – 10 AM to 5 PM
Saturday – 10 AM to 5 PM
Sunday – Closed

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