Browsing Date: June 2009 (5)

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Philadelphia is a big music town, and we are home to many musical talents such as opera singer Marian Anderson , pop sensation Frankie Avalon , jazz legends John Coltrane , Grover Washington and… continue reading Music the soundtrack of our lives

By written by Camille T.    June 30, 2009    13

On June 3rd the Lovett Branch located in Mt. Airy went to the dogs! Guests learned about greyhound rescue efforts with a presentation by Citizens Against Greyhound Racing and got to meet some of… continue reading Lovett Branch Went to the Dogs

By written by Camille T.    June 23, 2009    5

Step back in time and explore the Philadelphia of yesterday using the Free Library of Philadelphia's Historical Images of Philadelphia digital collection with Google Maps. A portion of our records… continue reading Explore Historical Images of Philadelphia on a Map

By written by Jim L.    June 15, 2009    11

This morning, NBC’s Today Show explored the current state of libraries across the country—much like the Free Library of Philadelphia, the libraries profiled in the segment are… continue reading Library Usage Highlighted on Today Show

By written by Shannon G    June 11, 2009    1

Need a quick answer to a question to settle that office debate? Need to know when Parkway Central Closes or when Northeast Regional Library opens? With the Free Library of Philadelphia's new… continue reading Have a Question?

By written by Administrator    June 3, 2009    5