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Exhibitions and Events

Together We Win: The Philadelphia Homefront during the First World War. November 11, 2016 to April 21, 2017. Free and Open to the Public. Monday through Friday, 9:00AM to 4:45 PM. Description: Poster Image of soldier holding a stack of books.

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Private gallery tour of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts’ exhibition World War I and American Art

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts,
118 North Broad Street

Library Company members are invited to a special tour of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts’ groundbreaking exhibition which explores the ways in which American artists reacted to the First World War. Seventeen posters from the Library Company’s collection will be on display in the exhibition.


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Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Women Visionaries and the Care of Older Persons, 1817 to the Present

Historical Society of Pennsylvania
1300 Locust Street

Pop-up exhibition, “Women Growing Old in America” will be open until 6:30 p.m., before the program at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania. This program is co-sponsored by the Ralston Center and the Historical Society of Pennsylvania. Go to the Historical Society of Pennsylvaina's calendar to learn more.


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The Library Company will observe the following
holidays in 2017:

Friday, April 14* Good Friday

Monday, May 29 Memorial Day

Tuesday, July 4 Independence Day

Monday, September 4 Labor Day

Thursday–Friday, Nov 23-24 Thanksgiving

Monday-Friday, Dec 25-29 Christmas



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For more information on these events please call 215-546-3181 or email Clarissa Lowry,