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Little Libraries

There are 7 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

1 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Horizon Books (0.2 miles)
901 Market-Frankford Line, Philadelphia, PA 19107
108 South 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
1218 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2816
Miscellanea Libri (0.2 miles)
51 North 12th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Cookbook Stall (0.2 miles)
51 North 12th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Bauman Rare Books (0.3 miles)
1608 Walnut Street, 19th Fl, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Afriqiah Books (0.3 miles)
17 South 11th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
1300 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
1314 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
ALA Midwinter 2014 (0.3 miles)
1101 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
1101 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
1724 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
W J Bookstore (0.4 miles)
1017 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2329
1805 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
1016-18 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Whodunit? (0.5 miles)
1931 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103
919 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
901 E. Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
833 Chestnut Street, Suite 1220, Phidealphia, PA 19107
Giovanni's Room (0.5 miles)
345 South 12th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
259 S 10th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107
2003 Sansom St, Philadelphia, PA 19103
1905 Locust St., Philadelphia, PA 19103

Local events

Dec
8
Mother Goose Time
William Jeanes Memorial Library, Thursday, December 8 at 10:15am
Mother Goose storytime is for children about 18-36 months. Children and their caregivers will enjoy a half hour of stories, rhymes, music and lots of movement. This storytime is also offered on Tuesdays at 10:15 and Wednesdays at 11:15. (added from Eventkeeper)
Dec
8
Reading Romp
William Jeanes Memorial Library, Thursday, December 8 at 1:30pm
Reading Romp, a storytime for preschoolers from about 3-5 years old, is taught by Mrs. Linda Doll. There will be stories, songs and rhymes followed by a cool craft. Plan about 45 minutes for storytime and bring your library card to take library materials home with you, too. (added from Eventkeeper)
Dec
8
Friends Holiday Book Sale
The Huntingdon Valley Library, Thursday, December 8 at 5pm
Friends Holiday Book Sale Monday, December 5 - 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. Tuesday, December 6 10:00 am to 5:00 pm and Thursday, December 8 from 5:00 to 9:00 pm.
Sale held in the lower level of the Library. Please park in the rear lot. (added from Eventkeeper)
Dec
8
Washington Crossing Historic Park
The Huntingdon Valley Library, Thursday, December 8 at 6:30pm
Ten Crucial Days
Join us for a present about Washington's Crossing and Washington Crossing Historic Park!
Thursday, December 8 at 6:30 pm | Community Room
Learn more about Washington's daring Christmas crossing of the Delaware River in 1776 and the 500-acre Washington Crossing Historic Park established in 1917. Presenter Thomas Maddock, in a full Colonial kit, will present "Ten Crucial Days"
The Friends of the Library will draw the winners for the Basket of Books and Blizzard of Prizes fundraising raffle. (added from Eventkeeper)
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Dec
8
Book Club
Mary M. Campbell Marcus Hook Public Library, Thursday, December 8 at 6:30pm
Dec
9
Book Signing: "The Big 50: Philadelphia Eagles" Meet the Author: Mark Eckel
Mark Ackel, author of "The Big 50: Philadelphia Eagles," will be signing copies of his book at The Soup King in Bensalem, PA on October 28, 2016 at 10 am.
This event is free and open to the public. (added from Independent Publishers Group)
Dec
9
Coloring Party for Grown-Ups
William Jeanes Memorial Library, Friday, December 9 at 1pm
2nd Friday of the month (*except in September--it will be on the September 16th)
1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
in the Board Room
We'll provide the paper, patterns, pens, pencils, meditative music, and snacks! You just have to show up!

What is a Coloring Party for Grown-Ups?
It's part-coloring books, part-meditation, part-social, and all fun!
Get in on the latest craze and "escape the ordinary": we'll have print-outs of intricate patterns and flowers, plus plenty of colored markers and crayons, some peaceful music, and snacks. You just have to join us!
(Feel free to bring your own books and pens, too!)
Open to all grown-ups looking for a way to relax!
Recent articles about this activity:
http://parade.com/409702/hdowdle/50-shades-of-happy-the-new-joy-of-coloring/
http://www.philly.com/philly/home/20150715_ap_9b373a317d7c4c39897789a33bbd6fa8.h...
http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/2015/07/20/popularity-of-adult-coloring-books-i...
Free pages for you to download and use at home, courtesy of Parade magazine:
http://parade.com/409706/parade/free-download-coloring-pages-from-popular-adult-...
Still not sure? Stop by the Reference Desk and Lisa will tell you all about it!

Program courtesy of the Friends of the William Jeanes Memorial Library (added from Eventkeeper)
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Dec
9
Nick Sousanis, Unflattening
Stiteler Hall, University of Pennsylvania, Friday, December 9 at 1:30pm
Nick Sousanis, Unflattening

Speaking at the Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania (added from Harvard University Press)
Dec
9
Tween Book Group
Grades 5 & 6
If you love to read and like to try new authors and genres, this club is for you.
We read a new book each month to discuss. Snacks are served and opinions are shared.
Free books are distributed for the next meeting at the discussion group.
Registration is one month prior to discussion date for new participants.  No need to re-register as long as you attend each month.
This program is sponsored by the UD Friends of the Library. (added from Eventkeeper)
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Dec
10
Holiday Open House and Children's Book Sale
Prospect Park Free Library, Saturday, December 10 at 10am
Stop in and make a holiday craft, eat holiday treats, and purchase inexpensive books! (added from Eventkeeper)
Dec
15
Mary Sarah Bilder, Madison’s Hand: Revising the Constitutional Convention
National Constitution Center, Thursday, December 15 at 11:15am
Mary Sarah Bilder, Madison’s Hand: Revising the Constitutional Convention

Speaking and signing, Bill of Rights Day Book Festival (10:00 AM–3:30 PM), National Constitution Center (added from Harvard University Press)
Dec
15
Carol S. Steiker and Jordan M. Steiker, Courting Death: The Supreme Court and Capital Punishment
National Constitution Center, Thursday, December 15 at 2:15pm
Carol S. Steiker and Jordan M. Steiker, Courting Death: The Supreme Court and Capital Punishment

Panel discussion, “The Death Penalty and the Constitution,” featuring Carol and Jordan Steiker and John Bessler, editor of Stephen Breyer’s Against the Death Penalty, Bill of Rights Day Book Festival at the National Constitution Center (added from Harvard University Press)… (more)
Jan
14
Beth Simone Noveck, Smart Citizens, Smarter State: The Technologies of Expertise and the Future of Governing
Stiteler Hall, University of Pennsylvania, Saturday, January 14, 2017 at 4:30pm
Beth Simone Noveck, Smart Citizens, Smarter State: The Technologies of Expertise and the Future of Governing

Lecture, “Crowdsourcing Smartly: Is Democracy Prepared to Flip the Big Data Switch?” Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Pennsylvania (added from Harvard University Press)
Feb
18
Nathan Perl-Rosenthal, Citizen Sailors: Becoming American in the Age of Revolution
The Library Company of Philadelphia, Saturday, February 18, 2017 at 7:30pm
Nathan Perl-Rosenthal, Citizen Sailors: Becoming American in the Age of Revolution

Speaking at the Library Company of Philadelphia (added from Harvard University Press)
Apr
13
Catherine J. Ross, Lessons in Censorship: How Schools and Courts Subvert Students’ First Amendment Rights
National Constitution Center, Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 7pm
Catherine J. Ross, Lessons in Censorship: How Schools and Courts Subvert Students’ First Amendment Rights

Speaking at the National Constitution Center’s Freedom Day Celebration (added from Harvard University Press)
Apr
19
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War
Free Library of Philadelphia - Central Library, Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 7:30pm
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War

Speaking and signing, Free Library of Philadelphia (added from Harvard University Press)
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