Tagged Family

Storytime at Pause Park

Preschoolers and their caregivers are welcome to come to listen to stories, do finger plays and sing songs with children’s librarian Mr. Pagán at the newly opened Frankford Pause Park.   Pause Park is located…

Preschool Storytime!

Stories, songs and movement activities for children ages 2 - 5 and their caregivers.  Younger siblings are always welcome.  Free; no reservations required.  Children's Department Story Hour Room *Programs are subject…

Preschool Storytime!

Stories, songs and movement activities for children ages 2 - 5 and their caregivers.  Younger siblings are always welcome.  Free; no reservations required.  Children's Department Story Hour Room *Programs are subject…

Storytime at Pause Park

Preschoolers and their caregivers are welcome to come to listen to stories, do finger plays and sing songs with children’s librarian Mr. Pagán at the newly opened Frankford Pause Park.   Pause Park is located…

Preschool Storytime!

Stories, songs and movement activities for children ages 2 - 5 and their caregivers.  Younger siblings are always welcome.  Free; no reservations required.  Children's Department Story Hour Room *Programs are subject…

Sundays on Stage: Villalobos Brothers

Celebrate the richness of Mexican folk music with the intricate harmonies of jazz and classical music. The Villalobos Brothers deliver an intoxicating brew of brilliance, cadence and virtuosity that awaken the senses and mesmerize the…

Sensory Storytime

A sensory friendly story time program for children on the autism spectrum and other special needs kids. Stories, songs, rhymes, music, movement, and lots of fun! For children ages 8 and under & their caregivers. Siblings are…

Preschool Storytime!

Stories, songs and movement activities for children ages 2 - 5 and their caregivers.  Younger siblings are always welcome.  Free; no reservations required.  Children's Department Story Hour Room *Programs are subject…

Sundays on Stage: Traditions of Chinese Acrobatics

The history of acrobatics in China goes back more than 2000 years! In this mesmerizing one-woman acrobatic performance, Li Liu performs hand balancing, plate spinning, artistic cycling, ribbon dancing, diabolos, and foot juggling. This…

Summer of Wonder Kickoff

Celebrate everything you learned and read over the last eight weeks! We will have cupcakes and ice cream treats, face painting, and raffle prizes for Summer of Wonder participants.

Physical Activity Friday

Let’s get Healthy Fairhill! Join Ms. Tuesday for a half hour to hour of fun exercise.  Some activities will be Yoga, Zumba, Jump Rope, etc.. 

Special Pre-K Events

Join us every Friday for a different Pre-K program each week!

Movie Matinee

Join us for a family-friendly film shown each week. Snacks provided for participants when available. Groups are welcome, but must call ahead to be accommodated.

On Wednesdays Nights | Around the World Safari

Philadelphia Zoo presents Around the World Safari with LIVE animals!!

Movie Wednesdays

Come out and watch some of your favorite children’s movie. Popcorn provided. Bring your own drink. 

Reading and Crafting

Inspired by our favorite books and popular Maker projects, participants will learn new skills and flex their creativity using a variety of materials. Suitable for ages 9 and up, unless accompanied by a caregiver.   Scheduled…

Community Storytime

Join us for our family & community story time! Children ages 0-5, their siblings, and their caregivers are invited for stories, songs, and movement. Groups are welcome, but must call ahead to be accommodated.

Jams! in the Park @ Dickinson Square

Meet us in the park for stories, music, and a sensory activity.

Building Challenges

Put your skills to the test with different building materials and challenges each week. How tall can you build a tower? How many blocks can you balance on top of one tiny cup? What’s the strangest Lego creation you can imagine?…

Storytime at Pause Park

Preschoolers and their caregivers are welcome to come to listen to stories, do finger plays and sing songs with children’s librarian Mr. Pagán at the newly opened Frankford Pause Park.   Pause Park is located…

Returning Citizens - Resources

Resources for Returning Citizens.

Returning Citizens - Prison Memoirs

Books written by and about former prisoners, both famous and infamous.