Posts by Donald R. (6)

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It's National Social Work Month so what better time to acknowledge the fine work of the two social workers at the Free Library.   Since July of last year, Parkway Central has… continue reading National Social Work Month

By written by Donald R.    March 24, 2015    1

Every January, the American Library Association announces the winners of prestigious children's book awards including the longstanding Newbery and Caldecott awards.  In addition, there… continue reading Children's Book Awards announced at ALA

By written by Donald R.    February 5, 2015   

What better thing to do on a scorching Philadelphia night than go to the ballpark?  Open air, green grass, that summer sound of cracking bats...  Who are we kidding, it was still… continue reading Hot night at the ballpark!

By written by Donald R.    June 22, 2012   

Although the last Harry Potter book, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows , was published four years ago, the last installment of the film series will finally be released this… continue reading Harry Potter

By written by Donald R.    July 11, 2011    1

The Free Library has a longstanding partnership with the Philadelphia Phillies.  This year, they are once again one of the sponsors of our Summer Reading Game . To show our appreciation,… continue reading Take me out to the ballgame!

By written by Donald R.    June 16, 2011    3

Join us this fall for coffee and conversation! In partnership with Drexel University, the Free Library of Philadelphia is excited to announce the new season of Two Way Think , a free discussion… continue reading Two Way Think - Drexel University speakers at Free Library

By written by Donald R.    September 15, 2010    2