Culinary Literacy Center

Upcoming Events

Ice Cream Innovation in Philadelphia

Thu, July 7, 2022 5:30 P.M.

Introducing: Augustus Jackson, Nancy Johnson, Robert Green—just three of many Philadelphians who made crucial contributions to the popularization of ice cream starting in the 1830s. From…

Produce Palette: an art and agriculture workshop

Tue, July 12, 2022 5:30 P.M.

The Free Library of Philadelphia's Culinary Literacy Center and Art Department welcome you to a  free, community class that will enhance both your culinary palate and your artistic…

No More Boring Dates! Discover the Versatility of Cooking with Dates.

Thu, August 11, 2022 6:00 P.M.

Whether you are going on a date, or eating the fruit, dates brings people together. In Islam, the date is sacred. It is mentioned in the Quran more than any other fruit-bearing plant. Muslims…

The Story of Islam Through Food

Thu, August 11, 2022 7:30 P.M.

Join chef Jamela Bilal as she shares the Story of Islam through Food. This engaging presentation will also include the variety of halal options available in Philadelphia. Bio: Chef Jamela…