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The Free Library is proud to be a part of the “Celebrate Arts and Aging” festival (beginning May 1), organized by the Philadelphia Corporation for the Aging in honor of Older Americans… continue reading Free Library Celebrates Older Americans Month

By written by Alix G.    April 29, 2011   

Starting today you can update the email address we currently have on file for you by logging into your My Account . If you have an email address on file with us, you can: receive email reminders… continue reading Update your Library Account Email Address

By written by Alix G.    July 7, 2010    10

Head over to Parkway Central Library on Friday, June 2, at 2 p.m. for a special screening of Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief in the Montgomery Auditorium. The film, based on… continue reading Today: Special Screening of Percy Jackson & the Olympians at Parkway Central!

By written by Alix G.    July 2, 2010    1

  We love hearing about the many ways the Free Library has impacted individuals across our city and about how much they value our treasured institution. Recently, we were delighted to read an… continue reading Local College Student Calls for Library Support

By written by Alix G.    June 17, 2010    7

Mayor Michael A. Nutter visited Parkway Central on Monday, September 29 to officially unveil the Library’s new green roof demonstration project. Encompassing 5,000 square feet on the south… continue reading Mayor cuts ribbon on Parkway Central's green roof

By written by Alix G.    September 29, 2008    12

Over the next month, a green roof will be installed on Parkway Central’s Beaux Arts building on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. The project represents the first green roof on a city… continue reading Parkway Central Goes Green

By written by Alix G.    September 3, 2008    140