The Free Library will be closed on Monday, October 14 in observance of Columbus Day / Indigenous Peoples` Day. Normal hours will resume on Tuesday, October 15.
November is Native American Heritage Month—a time to celebrate the rich histories, cultures, and traditions of all First Nations. We have compiled a booklist of board books and picture books…
continue reading Picture Book Highlights | Native American Heritage Month
written by Monica C.
November 15, 2018
November is Native American Heritage Month , and although "Native American" is a bit of a misnomer, Indigenous peoples have been here long before there even was an “America”.…
continue reading Celebrating Native American Heritage Month with Awesome YA Books!
written by Rachel F.
November 7, 2018
One of the biggest nights in the food world, The James Beard Foundation Media Awards , took place April 27 at Chelsea Piers in New York City. Hailed as “the Oscars of the food world,”…
continue reading Culinary Literacy Center Presenters Win Big at "The Oscars of the Food World"
written by Paul M.
May 23, 2018
It’s National Native American Heritage Month and the Free Library of Philadelphia is celebrating by reading books by authors who write about their Native heritage. We’re especially…
continue reading How Well Do You Know Native American Authors Sherman Alexie and Louise Erdrich?
written by Becky F.
November 8, 2016