6 hours ago
Today's #FridayReads is a few selections from our Immigrant Heritage Month book display! City of Philadelphia Office of Immigrant Affairs
9 hours ago
Coffee & Coloring starts today! Find us in the meeting room at 10:30 a.m.
33 hours ago
Adult coloring program starts tomorrow!
2 days ago
Check out this year's beautiful summer reading banner made by LEAP - Free Library of Philadelphia staff!
3 days ago
Summer reading isn't just for kids and teens! While you're waiting at the front desk, write your name on a card for the chance to win new books and a $25 ShopRite gift card!
4 days ago
We are excited to host "Camp Play & Learn" this summer! For students entering grades 1-3, this free two-week camp will run from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., August 6-17. Literacy activities, read alouds, games, crafts, and more will help children stretch their minds and imaginations. Breakfast and lunch are provided. Space is limited to 15 students. Stop by the library to pick up the application form!
4 days ago
We are open today! Come check out our beautiful new children's space!
We're tabling outside until 2:00 p.m. to celebrate the first day of Summer Reading! We have free books for adults, teens and children!
We made rainbow ribbon streamers at yesterday's Free Library of Pride storytime!
Whitman Library will be closed starting Friday, June 8 for the installation of a beautiful new children’s play space. We welcome you to see it in person at a ribbon cutting ceremony on Monday, June 18 at 12:00 p.m.
#Pride Storytime on Thursday! After storytime, make your own rainbow ribbon streamer and enjoy rainbow ice pops. Find us in the meeting room starting at 4:00 p.m.