Upcoming Events

Feb 22 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
2:30 pm
Octavius Catto & Abolitionists Thursday, February 22 2:30 pm   This tour will feature a look at the Library Company exhibition, #GiltyPleasures, and a special collection review, with African American History Specialist Jasmine Smith, focusing[...]
Library Company of Philadelphia
6:00 pm
Another Brooklyn, by New York Times best-selling author Jacqueline Woodson, is the 2018 selection for the Free Library of Philadelphia’s One Book, One Philadelphia program. Join us at the Library Company for a discussion of Another Brooklyn accompanied by an exploration[...]
Library Company of Philadelphia
6:00 pm
The Northern Home Front during the Civil War 6:00 pm: Lecture with Dr. Paul A. Cimbala and Dr. Randall M. Miller Reception to  follow Free for Shareholders $10 for Non-Shareholders Join the Library Company as[...]
Library Company of Philadelphia
Mar 29 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
5:30 pm
Kate Field and Her Networks 5:30 pm: Reception  6:00 pm: Lecture with Kate Thomas, Associate Professor of English Literature at Bryn Mawr College and one of the contributors to The Cambridge Companion to Lesbian Literature (2016).[...]
Library Company of Philadelphia

2018 Holiday Closings

Monday, February 19 Presidents’ Day

Monday, May 28 Memorial Day

Wednesday, July 4 Independence Day

Monday, September 3 Labor Day

Thursday–Friday, Novenber 22-23 Thanksgiving

December 24- January 1, 2018 Christmas & New Year

For more information on these events please call 215-546-3181 or email Clarissa Lowry, clowry@librarycompany.org.