Upcoming Events

Jul 25 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
1:30 pm
Book Club: On the Map Join us as we explore the unique way that maps relate and realign our history—and reflect the best and worst of what makes us human. In his book, Simon Garfield[...]
The Library Company of Philadelphia
Aug 9 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
1:30 pm
The Library Company welcomes author Thom Nickels to discuss his book. Literary Philadelphia maps the history of several talented and well-known writers from Philadelphia and the places they lived, spent time, and set their literary[...]
The Library Company of Philadelphia
2:30 pm
African American Musicians Collection Library Company Print & Photograph Department Curator, Sarah Weatherwax, and Associate Curator of Prints & Photographs, Erika Piola, will present special collection items highlighting the rich history of African American music[...]
The Library Company of Philadelphia
5:30 pm
Looking Out the Window: Early Photographs on Metal and Paper Hosted by the Visual Culture Program 5:30 pm: Reception 6:00 pm: Lecture with Ellen Handy, 2015-2016 William H. Helfand Visual Culture Fellow   About the Lecture:[...]
The Library Company of Philadelphia

2017 Holiday Closings

Monday, September 4 Labor Day

Thursday–Friday, Nov 23-24 Thanksgiving

Monday-Friday, Dec 25-29 Christmas

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