Tagged Free Library of Philadelphia Programs & Services

“The Strange Afterlife of Roy Cohn” with Marie Brenner

Lies. Alternative facts. Demonizing the opponent. Former Senator Joseph R. McCarthy (R-Wisconsin) has been dead for more than 70 years, but the political tools and techniques that he pioneered are very much alive. They are as fresh…

“Death by a Thousand Cuts: How a Broken Promise and a Boston Brahmin Destroyed Joe McCarthy” with Peter Siskind

Lies. Alternative facts. Demonizing the opponent. Former Senator Joseph R. McCarthy (R-Wisconsin) has been dead for more than 70 years, but the political tools and techniques that he pioneered are very much alive. They are as fresh…

“Dangerous Friends: How the Friendship Between McCarthy and the Kennedy’s Blighted the Lives of John and Robert Kennedy” with David Nasaw

Lies. Alternative facts. Demonizing the opponent. Former Senator Joseph R. McCarthy (R-Wisconsin) has been dead for more than 70 years, but the political tools and techniques that he pioneered are very much alive. They are as fresh as…

Virtual Messy Mondays

Join Ms. Naomi in making a big mess! Pictures and instructions for fun sensory play with common household items. Geared at children of all ages. Everyone needs time to make a mess! Remember kids, at the library our motto…

Virtual Baby Storytime with Miss Mary

Join Miss Mary for Baby Storytime on Facebook live (ParkwayCentralChildrens) Mondays at 10:30 am! Enjoy stories, songs, and fun! The storytime will be available on our Facebook page after the live event is over! This…

Virtual Thursday Crafternoons!

Ready to get crafty? Miss Mary will post a video every Thursday at 4:00 p.m. on our social media pages for Thursday Crafternoons! She'll share a story and then talk about a craft that relates.  This program is…

Resume Quick Tips

Get your resume past the computer and to the recruiter with these resume-writing tips! In this short webinar, brought to you by the Digital Resource Specialists at the Free Library of Philadelphia, you'll learn about how to get your…

Virtual Toddler Storytime

Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, music, movement, and lots of fun! Intended for children 18 months to three years old, though of course anyone is welcome to tune in!   https://www.facebook.com/ParkwayCentralChildrens/

“The Man Who Knew Everything: J. Edgar Hoover & Joe McCarthy” with Beverly Gage

Lies. Alternative facts. Demonizing the opponent. Former Senator Joseph R. McCarthy (R-Wisconsin) has been dead for more than 70 years, but the political tools and techniques that he pioneered are very much alive. They are as fresh as…

Virtual Messy Mondays

Join Ms. Naomi in making a big mess! Pictures and instructions for fun sensory play with common household items. Geared at children of all ages. Everyone needs time to make a mess! Remember kids, at the library our motto…

Virtual Toddler Storytime

Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, music, movement, and lots of fun! Intended for children 18 months to three years old, though of course anyone is welcome to tune in!   https://www.facebook.com/ParkwayCentralChildrens/

Virtual Reference Desk

BRIC’s business librarian misses you! Stop by the Virtual Reference Desk if you have a quick question for the librarian.  The Virtual Reference Desk will be staffed from 2:00pm to 3:00pm via Zoom. There is no pre-registration…

Virtual Messy Mondays

Join Ms. Naomi in making a big mess! Pictures and instructions for fun sensory play with common household items. Geared at children of all ages. Everyone needs time to make a mess! Remember kids, at the library our motto…

Virtual Baby Storytime with Miss Mary

Join Miss Mary for Baby Storytime on Facebook live (ParkwayCentralChildrens) Mondays at 10:30 am! Enjoy stories, songs, and fun! The storytime will be available on our Facebook page after the live event is over! This…

Virtual Thursday Crafternoons!

Ready to get crafty? Miss Mary will post a video every Thursday at 4:00 p.m. on our social media pages for Thursday Crafternoons! She'll share a story and then talk about a craft that relates.  This program is…

VIRTUAL Office Hours: Registered Patent Agent

Interested in protecting your invention with a patent? Would you like to talk to a Registered Patent Agent for free? We are pleased to announce that we are accepting requests for free 30 minute patent consultations with…

Virtual Toddler Storytime

Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, music, movement, and lots of fun! Intended for children 18 months to three years old, though of course anyone is welcome to tune in!   https://www.facebook.com/ParkwayCentralChildrens/

“The Rise of Tail Gunner Joe” with Richard Norton Smith

Lies. Alternative facts. Demonizing the opponent. Former Senator Joseph R. McCarthy (R-Wisconsin) has been dead for more than 70 years, but the political tools and techniques that he pioneered are very much alive. They are as fresh as…

Virtual Baby Storytime with Miss Mary

Join Miss Mary for Baby Storytime on Facebook live (ParkwayCentralChildrens) Mondays at 10:30 am! Enjoy stories, songs, and fun! The storytime will be available on our Facebook page after the live event is over! This…

Resume Quick Tips

Get your resume past the computer and to the recruiter with these resume-writing tips! In this short webinar, brought to you by the Digital Resource Specialists at the Free Library of Philadelphia, you'll learn about how to get your…

One Book, One Philadelphia | Criminal Justice Reform Panel

Inspired by the themes in the One Book, One Philadelphia 2019 selection, Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward, a panel of formerly incarcerated community advocates were joined in conversation by District Attorney Larry Krasner and Chief…