Upcoming Events


01mar11:00 am12:00 pmLibrary Company History & Exhibitions TourTOUR

07mar11:00 am12:00 pmMore than the Money: Uncovering the Vibrant Legacy of Dr. James RushMember Event

14mar5:30 pm8:00 pmGrand Old Women: How Abolitionists and Feminists Transformed Aging in AmericaFree

21mar7:00 pm8:00 pmFIRESIDE CHAT: Embroidering the Landscape: Women, Art, and the Environment in British North America, 1740-1770 Free


08apr7:00 pm8:00 pmBound and Boarded: Representations of Native Motherhood in U.S. Art and CultureFree

18apr7:00 pm8:00 pmFIRESIDE CHAT: Black History in the Philadelphia Landscape: Deep Roots, Continuing Legacy Free


14may1:00 pm2:00 pmEconomies of Freedom and Bondage in the Caribbean

16may7:00 pm8:00 pmFIRESIDE CHAT: “Death Becomes Her: Asiatic Femininity and the Aesthetics of Disfigurement”Free


20jun7:00 pm8:00 pmFIRESIDE CHAT: William James, American Influencer: History, Challenges, ModelsFree

2024 Holiday Closings

The Library Company will observe the following holidays in 2024:

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day  – Jan 15, 2024
President’s Day – Feb 19, 2024
Memorial Day – May 27, 2024
Juneteenth – June 19, 2024
Independence Day – July 4, 2024
Labor Day – September 2, 2024
Thanksgiving-  November 28 & 29, 2024
Christmas Eve – December 24, 2024
Christmas Day – December 25, 2024
Winter Break –  December 26, 2024 – January 1, 2025

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