Adult Programs & Meetings

Legal Outreach Clinic

programs legalIan J. Michener, Esq. of Rick Linn, LLC offers this free legal outreach clinic every Thursday (except the fourth Thursday) from 5:00 to 7:00 PM (5:00 to 6:30 PM on the second Thursday), providing information, counseling, and advocacy in various areas of law, including family law, trusts & estates, criminal defense, landlord-tenant law, and legal issues facing small businesses.

Attendees receive a free 20-minute consultation with an attorney, who will provide counseling and access to legal resources as needed.  For more information, call 610-933-3013 x132 or e-mail

Career Success Group & Individual Job Counseling Sessions

programs careerOur support group for job-seekers meets every Wednesday from 9:15 to 10:45 AM in the Harrop Room.  The group is led by Les Segarnick, a professional recruiter and job coach.  The group is free and open to the public.  Reservations are required on the Adult Events Calendar or by calling 610-933-3013 x132.

Les also offers free one-hour individual job counseling sessions on Fridays at 12:00, 1:00 & 2:00 PM.  To schedule an appointment, e-mail your resume to  For more information, call 610-933-3013 x132.

Mobile Workforce Navigator

job navigator 19460Looking to find a new path to employment? Searching for a new job can be confusing. Where do you start? What if you don’t have a current resume? Do you know if you have transferable skills?

The PA CareerLink and the United Way Financial Stability Center of Chester County want you to meet Ann Marie Barr, the Mobile Workforce Navigator, your guide to resources available to unemployed and underemployed job seekers. Walk-in appointments available Wednesdays, 10:45 AM – 12:45 PM. This service is free and open to the public. For more information, e-mail or call 610-331-4101.

Phoenixville Tech Group

programs Tech GroupThe Phoenixville Tech Group brings technology users together to share knowledge and experience. We are particularly interested in helping those who have limited or no experience with computers.  Please invite your “non-connected” neighbors to come along to a meeting or clinic and see how easily we can help them learn what they need to know.

The group meets Mondays in the Harrop Room from 10:00 AM to noon and on the third Thursday of each month from 7:15 to 8:45 PM. Glenn Musser is the Group Facilitator.  The group is free and open to the public. For a schedule of session topics or more information, see, or Click here to Email.

Movies @ the Library

programs-moviesJoin other film buffs for monthly feature film screenings on the big screen in our Community Room.

We show recent releases on the second Thursday of each month, usually at 7:00 PM.  Light snacks are served.  Classic films are shown on the fourth Friday of each month, usually at 2:00 PM.  The events are free and open to the public.   For more information, see the Adult Events Calendar, call 610-933-3013 x132 or e-mail

Phoenix Fiction Writers

programs-fictionWriters of fiction can ask questions, get input, read their work aloud

Adult writers of fiction are invited to attend this monthly meeting on the third Tuesday of the month from 6:30 to 9:00 PM and the second Thursday of the month from 6:30 to 9:00 PM in our Harrop Room for education, empowerment, and constructive criticism of their work. Led by Eric Parmer, the sessions offer writers the opportunity to ask questions about the writing process, read their work out loud, and receive and offer input on the material read.  Writers wishing to have their work critiqued should submit their work to Eric prior to each meeting. The group is free and open to the public.  To submit writing samples or for more information, contact Eric Parmer at

Phoenix Book Club

programs book clubA free club for book lovers!

Our book discussion group meets monthly, usually on the first Monday of the month, from 7:00 to 8:30 PM in our Community Room. Books discussed are selected democratically, and new members are always welcome. The club is free and open to the public. For more information, call 610-933-3013 x132 or e-mail

Books on Tap: A Book Club for Millennials

millenials book club phoenixville paA book club for adults in their 20s and 30s!

Our new book discussion group meets at a local restaurant at 7:30 PM on the last Tuesday of the month. Books discussed are selected democratically, and new members are always welcome.  The club is free and open to the public. Food and drink are not included but will be available for purchase.  For more information, e-mail Lindsay Friedenberg at

Other Programs and Events

programs OTHERHoliday craft classes, lectures, performances, AARP Driver Safety programs, and local author appearances occur routinely throughout the year.

Be sure to check the Adult Programs Calendar for complete listings of upcoming Library events or contact Mark Pinto, Adult Services Director, at