Philly's Summer Reading Program Offers Kids A Chance To Call The MayorMayor Jim Kenney has offered his ears to kids in the library's summer reading program via a recorded phone line, where young readers can leave their synopses, reviews and critiques.
Philadelphia Conference Spotlights Eating Well For LessThe conference was held at the Free Library of Philadelphia Thursday.
Free Library Of Philadelphia Kicks Off Its American Presidency SeriesWednesday's lecture was the first of the Free Library of Philadelphia's American presidency series.
Educators, Researchers Discuss Ways To Improve Quality And Access To Pre-K Education This is the third installment in a four-part series about pre-K education.
'One Book, One Philadelphia' Events Kick OffFor the last 14 years, the program has encouraged literacy throughout the city by picking one book for people to read over a six-week span, and then having them discuss it.
The Free Library Of Philadelphia To Host Block Party This WeekendThe Free Library of Philadelphia is holding a block party Saturday.
Learning How To Speak 'American'Every language has its idioms and slang; but how do you learn to speak like an American? In a casual setting at the Philadelphia Free Library.
At Free Library Of Philadelphia, Class Offers Tips On How To Incorporate Seasonal Produce Into Everyday CookingCulinary literacy took center stage at the Free Library of Philadelphia Tuesday night.
Free Library Hosts Swearing-In Ceremony For 50 New U.S. CitizensFifty area residents became United States citizens during a naturalization ceremony today at the Free Library of Philadelphia.
Free Library Of Philadelphia Launches Vocabulary Initiative For Underprivileged Kids'Words At Play.' That's the name of a vocabulary initiative launched Saturday for pre-kindergarten kids in socioeconomic disadvantaged neighborhoods.
First Public Hearing on Comcast Franchises in Philadelphia Draws Scathing CommentsAt the Free Library branch on West Rittenhouse Square, during this first of six public forums this week, Comcast customers with pent-up frustrations sounded off.
Art of Food: The Culinary Literacy Center