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Something Old, Something New: A Philadelphia Center for the Book Members' Exhibition

Now through Fri, January 26, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Art Department at Parkway Central Library

Members of Philadelphia Center for the Book were invited to submit book works from different years - something from early in their career as an artist, and something recent. The pieces, displayed together, demonstrate experimentation, developed skill, and sustained themes, giving the viewer…

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Miniature Pocket Album Workshop

Sat, January 27, 2018 1:00 P.M.
Andorra Library

A miniature book is a book smaller than 3 inches in size. These tiny books have been worn and carried in pockets for hundreds of years. In this workshop children will make miniature pocket albums using traditional book binding techniques. All supplies will be provided. Big and Small, Books For…

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Do That: Artists’ Books Donated by Karen Lightner

Now through Sun, January 28, 2018 5:00 P.M.
Print and Picture Collection at Parkway Central Library

Karen Lightner, Head of the Art and Literature Department, retires from the Free Library of Philadelphia this January. In honor of nearly 35 years of service to the Free Library, the Print and Picture Collection (PIX) is mounting this exhibition of Artists’ Books donated by Karen over the…

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Big and Small, Books For All | Miniature Albums

Mon, January 29, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library

A miniature book is a book smaller than 3 inches in size. These tiny books have have been worn and carried in pockets for hundreds of years. In this workshop, children will make a miniature album using traditional book binding techniques. All supplies will be provided. Big and Small, Books For…

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Big and Small, Books For All | Miniature Albums

Thu, February 1, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Whitman Library

A miniature book is a book smaller than 3 inches in size. These tiny books have been worn and carried in pockets for hundreds of years. In this workshop, children will make a miniature album using traditional book binding techniques. All supplies will be provided. Big and Small, Books For All…

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