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I learned so much at a recent One Book, One Philadelphia panel about the relationship between food, memory, and economic justice. The conversation centered on what it means to…
continue reading One Book, Many Voices Community Dinner at Cobbs Creek Library
written by Brittanie S.
February 26, 2020
Never having been much of a history buff, and possessing a wholly striking inability to memorize dates, my cultivation of Philadelphia history has been mostly through passive absorption. I have…
continue reading #OneBookWednesday | Regional Lenape History
written by Hannah B.
December 11, 2019
This month, in celebration of Indigenous, Native, Aboriginal, and First Nation peoples, we will follow some notable hashtags, making waves for people seeking relatable content in the pages of a…
continue reading Indigenous Reads for Children and Teens
written by Gennifer R.
November 14, 2019