Good Food for All

May 10, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Good Food for All provides education and resources on issues surrounding food insecurity to those who are facing and fighting hunger.

Comic Con

May 12, 2018 10:00 a.m.

An annual event full of art displays and workshops, discussion panels, gaming, cosplay, and community-building at the Parkway Central Library.


21st Century Literacies in Public Libraries

August 10 – 11, 2016
What role does the public library have in developing and delivering these services? This is the question we will address through our exciting program, 21st Century Literacies in Public Libraries, which will comprise a combination of keynote speakers and targeted papers.


September 17, 2014
TEDxFreeLibraryofPhiladelphia (an independently organized TED event) was the starting point for a wide range of community programs and collaborations between the library and Philadelphia’s innovative thinkers.