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.
Final Chapter Of Philadelphia's 'One Book' Program For 2015The Free Library closes its "One Book, One Philadelphia" season tonight, with a grand finale featuring the author of this year's selection.
One Book One Philadelphia One GoalOne Book, One Philadelphia is celebrating its 13th year with another novel that brings focus to societal problems.
A Race To Keep Philadelphia's Kids Reading Through The SummerThe Free Library of Philadelphia has organized a reading 'race to prevent the "summer slide," skills that are lost when kids don't read over the vacation months.
Top Alternatives To Shopping On Black Friday In PhiladelphiaIf shopping, crowds and mayhem just aren't enjoyable to you, here are some alternatives for how to spend your Black Friday in the Philadelphia area.
Celebrating Martin DelanyMartin Delany founded one of the first black newspapers and was one of the first blacks admitted to Harvard Medical School. The Moonstone Arts Center is commemorating his 200th birthday with several events.
A Year Of Dickens At The Free Library Of PhiladelphiaWriter Charles Dickens would have been 200-years-old on February 7th. The Philadelphia Free Library and a Center City restaurant are celebrating with special events.
Money For College The education department of the Central branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia has hundreds of 'quirky' one-of-a-kind listings for financial aid for college.
Not Just Numbers - It's Impact That CountsPenn’s Fels Institute of Government recently produced a report on the economic value of the Free Library of Philadelphia’s services.
Philadelphia’s Top Stuff For ToddlersThat golden age from eighteen months to three years is a fun time with your children, and it’s important to be on the lookout for things that will challenge, stimulate, and entertain your kids.