About Marple Library

Our mission is to provide a wide range of resources, services, and technology to enrich the lives of the Marple community.

Board of Directors

Marcia Abrams
President

Kristine Offshack Freind, MS, RD
Vice President

Michael M. Ballinger
Treasurer

Jane Staud
Secretary

Stephanie Latchford

Ashwini Udgaonkar

Cynthia Wilson

Dan Leefson
Commissioner Liaison

Board Meetings

The Library Board meets the 4th Monday of every month, except August, at 7:00 PM. The Library Board is appointed by the Marple Township Commissioners as provided for in the Library Code of the State of Pennsylvania.

Library Strategic Plan

Culminating 12 months of work, the Marple Library Board has unveiled a plan to focus direction for the Library for the years 2018 through 2022. Goals have been set for:

  • facility updates
  • website and marketing
  • financial fitness
  • service to our community

For more details see the Marple Public Strategic Plan 2018-2022

For questions, comments or suggestions please be in touch with LaTanya Burno, Library Director: madirector@delcolibraries.org

Staff Directory

Library Director
610-356-5498
madirector@delcolibraries.org

Administrative Assistant
484-427-8113
kstanden@delcolibraries.org

Head of Circulation
610-356-1510
macirculation@delcolibraries.org

Assistant Director/Head of Public Services
484-427-8125
mareference@delcolibraries.org

Head of Youth Services
484-427-8123
macsd@delcolibraries.org

Head of Technical Services
484-427-8126
matech@delcolibraries.org

Questions about sponsoring a program/event, donations, volunteering, or marketing ideas? Email Christina at mamarketing@delcolibraries.org.

Friends of the Library

Become a Friend today

Help provide the many services you enjoy at the Marple Public Library. The Friends organize cultural events and contribute money annually for furniture and other essential items for the library. The Friends meet monthly to discuss how they may assist the library and enhance the community. Meetings are held every 4th Wednesday at 7:30 PM in the library conference room.

Volunteer

Please check back for future opportunities.

Questions about volunteering or volunteer group projects? Email Christina at mamarketing@delcolibraries.org.