Senior Services

1901 Vine Street, First Floor West
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Closed Today
Sunday, 6/16 Closed
Monday, 6/17 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday, 6/18 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Wednesday, 6/19 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Closed *
Thursday, 6/20 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Friday, 6/21 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Saturday, 6/22 Closed
  • * Wednesday has hour changes – Juneteenth
Sunday Closed
Monday 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Saturday Closed

Upcoming Closures

  • Wed., Jun. 19 : Closed Juneteenth
  • Thu., Jul. 4 : Closed Independence Day
  • Mon., Sep. 2 : Closed Labor Day
  • Mon., Oct. 14 : Closed Indigenous Peoples' Day
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Upcoming Events

Free Medicare Workshop with Courtney Bell

Mon, June 17, 2024 10:00 A.M.

Courtney Bell is a Medicare benefits advisor. She will be on-hand to answer your Pennsylvania Medicare questions.  Attend one of her free workshops and find the best plan for you! This is a…

Free Medicare Workshop with Courtney Bell

Mon, July 1, 2024 10:00 A.M.

Courtney Bell is a Medicare benefits advisor. She will be on-hand to answer your Pennsylvania Medicare questions.  Attend one of her free workshops and find the best plan for you! This is a…

Hellhounds & Heartache: An Introduction To The Blues

Wed, July 10, 2024 11:00 A.M.

Few people know Blues music and the people who played it as well as the New York Times best-selling author, critic, NPR contributor and musician Tom Moon.  Please join us for this…

How Close Is Too Close? The Ethical Challenges of Making Documentaries About Living People

Thu, July 11, 2024 11:00 A.M.

This is the Golden Age of personal documentaries. Forced out of Hollywood by the high cost of fictional studio films, a record number of women are devoting their lives to producing films…

Central Senior Services at the Parkway Central Library offers a variety of programs to help you thrive at any age. You can count on us to help you find reliable resources for maintaining a healthy, active lifestyle. Get useful information about estate planning or filing for Medicare. Join us for one of our regular workshops to learn a new skill or reinvigorate interest in an old hobby.

We also present free public programs designed for lifelong learners. Become inspired during a seminar or take part in a lively book discussion. Find camaraderie playing bridge or learn how you can become more involved in your community through an exciting volunteer opportunity. We can even provide you with additional computer assistance so that you can email your grandchildren or use the internet to keep updated on the latest events. Of course, you can always visit us just to relax and explore our growing collection of large-print books, leisure magazines, and classic films—some things just get better with time!

Central Senior Services is generously funded by the Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Foundation, the Joseph Kennard Skilling Trust, and federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds administered by the Office of Commonwealth Libraries.