Browsing Date: October 2009 (7)

My last entry discussed U.S. Government resources for career assessment. This entry will feature resources that can inform you about the world of work. An important part of career decision-making… continue reading

By Paul S.   October 27, 2009    9

Give your dancing shoes a night off and join Library lovers across the city on Saturday, November 7th in a celebration of literacy and the vital role the Free Library of Philadelphia plays in our… continue reading

By Shannon G   October 22, 2009    2

The Parkway Central Library’s Print and Picture Collection is currently hosting a new exhibition of artists’ books, photographs, and prints acquired by purchase or gift in 2008 and… continue reading

By Karen L.   October 15, 2009    5

Yes, Uncle Sam has free online resources for career planning and job searching. Over the next few blogs, I’ll discuss some of these resources and how they can help you to develop and reach… continue reading

By Paul S.   October 14, 2009    9

Marjane Satrapi’s memoir, Persepolis , captured my full attention on the first page—the image of young girls playing with their veils instead of wearing them made me chuckle. I read… continue reading

By Shannon G   October 9, 2009    4

Interested in the Free Library’s downloadable resources but not sure where to start? Stop by the Parkway Central Library on Friday, October 16 between 11:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. and hop aboard… continue reading

By Shannon G   October 8, 2009   

Philly Plays Scrabble kicked off this morning when Philadelphia Deputy Police Commissioner Charlotte Council and Fire Commissioner Lloyd Ayers squared off for a friendly game of Scrabble in… continue reading

By Camille T.   October 1, 2009    3