Discover Henrietta Hankin Branch

Welcome to the Youth Services Department at the Henrietta Hankin Branch

Our Youth Services Department provides materials and programs for the education, enrichment, and entertainment of children, including special needs students, and their caregivers. Our librarians are available to you; contact us at 610-321-1724, by email at, or better yet - come in and let us introduce you and your family to the myriad wonders of the Youth Services Department of the Henrietta Hankin Branch

Featured Programs

Longwood Gardens Community Read - The Tree Lady
Wednesday, March 28th, 10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. - Annex
Children will listen to a reading of The Tree Lady by H. Joseph Hopkins and learn about plant adaptations and native plants of Chester County, PA. A plant craft will be included in the program. Registration begins March 7.

Awesome Owls
Sunday, April 22nd, 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Annex
Join educators, both human and avian, from the Indian Run Environmental Education Center for an exciting and informative program about these amazing nocturnal hunters.  You will get a change to examine feathers, talons and other owl biofacts.  This is a family program suitable for children 6 years old and up with an adult (no younger siblings please).  Registration is requested.