Posts by Rachel F. (49)

The Online Summer Reading Game begins tomorrow, June 1st! Going on vacation this summer? Can’t get to your neighborhood library? You can still play Online Summer Reading! Online Summer… continue reading

By Rachel F.   May 31, 2013   

The Free Library of Philadelphia is celebrating Pennsylvania’s eight annual One Book, Every Young Child selection, The Bus for Us by Suzanne Bloom ! One Book, Every Young Child is a… continue reading

By Rachel F.   March 28, 2013    1

  Registration for kindergarten at the School District of Philadelphia begins on Tuesday  January 22, 2013!   The Free Library of Philadelphia is participating in the Kindergarten… continue reading

By Rachel F.   January 18, 2013    2

Free Library of Philadelphia/Drexel University   Children’s Literature Citation This citation is awarded to an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to  literature… continue reading

By Rachel F.   October 3, 2012   

Hang out, make new friends, eat snacks - Teen Tuesday is back! Every Tuesday during the school year from 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. join us in the Skyline Room on the 4th floor at Parkway Central.… continue reading

By Rachel F.   October 2, 2012   

Starting school is a major milestone in a child’s (and parent’s) life - it can be a little scary for everyone. But not to worry - from funny frogs to worried mice there are lots… continue reading

By Rachel F.   August 17, 2012    1

It may seem obvious – but wordless picture books are books with no words! Since there is no text, wordless picture books are a great way to share books with children -- you… continue reading

By Rachel F.   May 15, 2012    4

The Free Library of Philadelphia is celebrating Pennsylvania’s seventh annual One Book, Every Young Child program!  This series promotes the importance of reading early and often to… continue reading

By Rachel F.   April 11, 2012   

  One of the great traditions of the holiday season is food shopping.   This can be a real chore with a preschooler.   Before you go shopping  try reading one of… continue reading

By Rachel F.   November 19, 2011    3