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2017 Holiday Closings


Monday, September 4 Labor Day

Thursday–Friday, Nov 23-24 Thanksgiving

Monday-Friday, Dec 25-29 Christmas

Monday, January 1, 2018 New Year’s Day

Monday, January 15, 2018 Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Monday, Febrary 19, 2018 President’s Day


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

Feb
2
Fri
2018
#GiltyPleasures
Feb 2 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Please join us for our opening reception!
First Friday, February 2, 2018
5:30 – 7:00 pm


You liked it online, now see it in person!

The Library Company of Philadelphia is pleased to announce a pop-up exhibition opening February 2018. Since August 2015, social media curators Concetta Barbera and Arielle Middleman have created collections-based content for more than 700 original posts shared across four major social media platforms, and have garnered an online following of over 17,000 people and peer institutions. From gold-stamped publisher’s bindings to innovative GIFs featuring Library Company materials, #GiltyPleasures will be a showcase of social media’s greatest hits and curators’ favorites, as well as a chance to ‘like’ your favorite post in real life.

Library Company exhibitions are supported in part by:

Pennsylvania Council on the Arts

Philadelphia Cultural Fund