Teen Center

1901 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Open today until 5:00 p.m.

Sunday 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Monday 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Friday 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Upcoming Closures

  • Mon., Oct. 14 : Closed Columbus Day
  • Mon., Nov. 11 : Closed Veterans Day
  • Thu., Nov. 28 : Closed Thanksgiving Day
  • Wed., Dec. 25 : Closed Christmas Day
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Upcoming Events

Movie Double Feature

Sun, Sep 22, 1:00 P.M.

Escape the heat this summer as with these essential movies each Sunday in the Field Teen Center! Program for teens ages 12-18. Contact…

Teen Anime Club

Mon, Sep 23, 3:00 P.M.

Teens interested in watching Anime are invited to join the Field Teen Center Teen Anime Club!  Mondays in the Field Teen Center from 3pm-5pm.…

Creative Writing Club

Mon, Sep 23, 3:30 P.M.

Need an outlet for your writing skills or share a poem? Come join us for our weekly writing group! Program for teens ages 12-18 only.…

Video games

Tue, Sep 24, 3:00 P.M.

Need a little Mario party in your life? How about some more Smash Bros? We have you covered here in the Field Teen Center every Tuesday and…


Wed, Sep 25, 3:30 P.M.

Hang out in the Field Teen Center and geek out about all your favorite fandoms! Play Dungeons and Dragons, Yugi-oh, Magic the Gathering, Chess,…

Adulting 101 - Healthy Relationships

Thu, Sep 26, 3:30 P.M.

Budgets, and Cleaning, And Laundry OH MY! We will help to demystify everything from relationships to renting an apartment. Healthy…

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The Field Teen Center is a unique library space for youth ages 12 – 18. We provide library services to teens including a schedule of daily programs covering a variety of interests. Our collection of Young Adult fiction, comics, manga, and non-fiction is open to all for browsing and borrowing.

To book a group visit, please contact TeenCenter@freelibrary.org or call us at 215-686-5395



Age Policy

Those outside of the 12 - 18 age range are kindly asked to limit their time in the Field Teen Center to 15 minutes of active browsing, and to refrain from using the furniture and seating. We ask that those who enter this area respect the space and its intended purpose as a safe space for teens.