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The Underground Railroad
For ages 8 -12.
History comes alive at Paoli Library during this free interactive presentation by The Chester County Historical Society based on the true local story of escaped slave Rachel Harris. Come live the story of the many people of varying backgrounds who courageously took risks to stand up for their own beliefs while helping another pursue freedom. Registration is required. Sign up online at www.tredyffrinlibraries.org/pkids.asp. For more information, call the library at 610-296-7996, or email Linden Gallagher at email@example.com.
More About Paoli Library
Paoli Library is a community full service library affiliated with the Chester County Library system but operated by an independent board of directors and funded by Willistown and Tredyffrin townships.
The library offers extensive programs for adults and children, including storytime (story hours), book groups, lectures and special offerings throughout the year.
Paoli library offers a collection of 29,000 volumes plus 85 magazine subscriptions, audio books, DVDs and music CDs. The library also houses extensive historic reference material about Paoli . For materials not housed at the library, there is also access to volumes from across the Chester County Library system.