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Stories Alive: Family Story Hour for Incarcerated Parents and Their Children
Sat, August 12, 2017 10:00 A.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library
Stories Alive gives incarcerated parents the opportunity to read and connect with their children during a live videoconference call. Families who participate will get books to take home and keep!
Stories Alive is available to children and caregivers with family members at the Curran-Fromhold and Riverside Correctional Facilities. This program is a partnership between the Free Library of Philadelphia and the Philadelphia Department of Prisons (PDP).
WHAT FAMILIES NEED TO KNOW
- Calls last one hour.
- Families should arrive15 minutes before the scheduled call time.
- The Free Library provides the books used during the session.
- Children will also receive books to keep.
- Sessions accommodate 1 adult and up to 3 children.
- Participants must be on PDP's list of approved visitors.
- ID is required.
- Sessions are free of charge.
For more information and to participate, contact:
Prison Services | Free Library of Philadelphia