Free Library Of Philadelphia's Director Resigns Following Allegations Of Inequality From African American StaffersSiobhan Reardon was the first woman to serve as the director of the city’s library system, which includes more than 50 branches.
Free Library Of Philadelphia Workers Say They Lack Confidence That Leadership Can Address Health, Safety Concerns As Reopening NearsFree Library employees have now called for a vote of no confidence in its leadership, sighting lack of preparedness in reopening plans and significant staffing reductions due to the city’s recent budget cuts.
Free Library Of Philadelphia Goes Fine-Free By Wiping Out Overdue Book FinesAs of Friday, the library has eliminated charging its customers overdue fines for books returned after their due dates.
Tacony Library Temporarily Closed While Officials Investigate 'Serious Incident' That Spilled Into BuildingThe Tacony branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia will reopen on Monday.
Free Library Of Philadelphia Wipes Out Overdue Book FinesOfficials say the move follows similar policies adopted by many libraries across the country.
Free Library Of Philadelphia New 'Experience Pass' Gives Adults Free Access To Attractions, MuseumsHaving a Philadelphia Library Card now comes with a handful of benefits for adults -- including tickets to the Mayor's Box at the Wells Fargo Center.
Free Library Of Philadelphia Hosts 'Drag Queen Story Time' To Celebrate Pride Month"Drag Queen Story Time" allows children and their families to hear drag queens share stories about diversity and self-love.
Event Aims To Inject Philadelphia's Workforce With Some YouthHundreds of summer interns gathered for this unique networking event hosted by Campus Philly.
The Ultimate Buzz At The Free Library Of PhiladelphiaDrinking coffee in a library is pretty common, but how about adding alcohol to the mix?
Cooking Class At Free Library Offers Culinary Therapy For VeteransA veteran city councilman who served in the armed forces attended a special cooking class at the Free Library of Philadelphia, tailored specifically for veterans.
Free Library Opens Doors To Dogs For One Book One Philadelphia EventOn Wednesday evening, One Book One Philadelphia hosted an event focusing on man's best friend.
Olympic Star Simone Biles Coming To Philadelphia's Free LibraryThe Free Library of Philadelphia will play host to Biles on January 6.
Library Visit Brings Boy Face To Face With Civil Rights IconU.S. Congressman and civil rights activist John Lewis paid a visit to the Cecil B. Moore branch of the Free Library Monday afternoon for a book signing where he stopped to share his experiences with a 13-year-old boy.
Philadelphia Library Launches Musical Instrument Lending ProgramThe Free Library of Philadelphia is adding musical instruments to the list of items you can borrow for free.
Bruce Springsteen Heads Back To Philly Later This Month For Book SigningThe rocker will be stopping at the Free Library on Thursday, Sept. 29 on his book tour for his new autobiography "Born to Run."