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Free Library of Philadelphia

Traveling Treasures presents a hands-on collection of rare literary artifacts in a one-hour librarian-led program.

Free Library of Philadelphia

The Sundays on Stage series hosts a variety of free, culturally-enriching live performances for children and families. Select Sundays.

Story Time & Summer Reading

Help kids 12 and younger beat the summer slide with the STEM-based summer reading club Fizz, Boom, Read! through Aug. Programs vary among the branches, but readers are divided into age groups and are encouraged to listen to and read books…

Bottle cap match game teaches the ABCs

Earlier this week one of my library families stated that her children were having trouble with the alphabet, particularly recognizing the letters uppercase and lower case. We spoke a bit more and I thought for the please touch discovery stations…

Ode To Cardboard

We have been spending a lot of time at home. It's been sticky hot and while I've proved I can leave the house with two kids in tow, it still feels like quite an ordeal. Luckily I'm blessed with a…

I Used To Be 'That Parent'

Blogger Rachée Fagg admits to having been overly focused on her daughter's achievements and milestones. Then, two important influences changed her outlook.