Free Library of Philadelphia

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Selection for the 2017 One Book, One Philadelphia season announced

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Bernie Sanders to promote new book at Free Library of Philadelphia

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Three best-selling authors coming to Philly in October

Music

Hundreds gather at Free Library to meet Bruce Springsteen

Food & Drink

The Franklin Institute on Logan Square in Philadelphia.

Spend happy hour on the roof of the Free Library at pop-up beer garden

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Central Branch Free Library of Philadelphia

Yoga on the Free Library's terrace ends with healthy four-course dinner

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Renovations underway to modernize four Philly libraries

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mini golf course

This library will be transformed into an 18-hole mini-golf course for the weekend

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Bruce Springsteen to promote new autobiography at the Free Library

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Books

Revisit classic literature with three book events this fall

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Amy Schumer to do Q&A at Free Library of Philadelphia

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Ben Winters' book covers

Ben Winters to talk new book at the Free Library of Philadelphia

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Kids reading

Six 'Go 4th & Learn 2016' events to check out before Fourth of July

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The Franklin Institute on Logan Square in Philadelphia.

Free Library to host comic book workshop for teens

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Take a yoga class on the Free Library of Philadelphia's terrace

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Author to discuss highest and lowest scoring restaurants for workers

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Moby to talk new memoir at Free Library of Philadelphia

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View 'Dracula' author's hand-written notes at the Rosenbach Museum

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Free Library launches American presidency series

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Learn how to turn ideas for inventions into realities

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Woman reading book

Find something to read at Friends of the Free Library's Big Book Sale

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Haverford Township Library

Learn the dance styles of the Civil War era at Haverford library

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Join in these local Read Across America Day 2016 events

Food and Drink

Strangelove's Craft Beer Bar

Make dumplings and drink cider at the Free Library of Philadelphia

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Guide to Black History Month events in Philly

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Kids reading

New series uses storytelling to help develop children's literacy skills

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Join in potato chip tasting at Eastwick branch of Free Library of Philadelphia

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Poi Dog Philly

Learn Filipino and Hawaiian recipes at the Free Library of Philadelphia

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FLP gala

Free Library raises six figures at Wonderland Ball

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Beatrix potter

Beatrix Potter's original artwork on display at Free Library

Literature

Edgar Allen Poe

Poe & Philadelphia: How the city shaped history's spookiest writer

Culture

Penn Day of the Dead

Take a Mexican 'staycation' for Día de los Muertos

Literature

South Philadelphia Library Construction

Infrequently Asked Questions: Where do books from closed libraries go?

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Cathedral Peter Paul

10 ways to celebrate the papal visit

The Arts

Barnes YOung pRofessionals

Who are the Young Friends of Philadelphia?

Pope in Philly

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With Pope Francis coming, a heavenly tour of Philadelphia - via drone

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'In Her Shoes' author Jennifer Weiner signs new novel

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Jimmy Carter to sign copies of latest memoir at Free Library

Literature

Summer Reading

16 influential Philadelphians share their summer reading lists

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Bloomsday

Bloomsday gathers literary set to celebrate James Joyce

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Kids reading

Kids, teens win prizes for reading this summer

Philadelphia Science Festival

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The Science of Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Earth Day

Philadelphia area marks Earth Day with volunteering, educational events

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Astronaut Franklin Institute

Philadelphia Science Festival makes it hip to be square

Lifestyle

Chapbooks

Smart vending machines offer more than just snacks

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10 April events for Philadelphia bookworms

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Kazuo Ishiguro

10 author events bringing books to life this month