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The Free Library is thrilled to welcome librarians, authors, publishers, businesses, and educators to Philadelphia this weekend for the American Library Association’s Midwinter Meeting !…
continue reading Welcome to Philadelphia, ALA Midwinter!
written by Clare F.
January 24, 2020
This year, Free Library Comic Con celebrates its 5th anniversary with our annual event at the Parkway Central Library on May 11, 2019! When you arrive, you’ll first encounter our Vendor Hall…
continue reading The 5th Annual Free Library Comic Con!
written by Kris L.
May 2, 2019
Here at the Culinary Literacy Center, we use food as a lens to see and experience the world around us. Unfortunately, the food system we take part in can also mirror larger societal inequities.…
continue reading Help to Fight Food Insecurity at the Annual Good Food For All Conference
written by Suzanna U.
April 29, 2019
By: Nicole Gregoire, CPSD Public Health Intern 1 in 5 Philadelphians suffer from food insecurity. Come learn what food insecurity means and how it’s affecting your community at the fourth…
continue reading Good Food for All: Fight Food Insecurity at the Free Library of Philadelphia
written by Administrator
April 27, 2018