Event – Detail

Youth Program
April 22 at 10:00 AM
Story Explorers Book Fest

Join us for the 2nd Annual Story Explorers Book Fest at The Athenaeum of Philadelphia! Children, youth and their families are invited for a day of our favorite things: books, libraries and maps! All day long there will be book sales, and chances to learn about The Athenaeum, the Kislak Center at Penn and local non-profit A Book A Day. Enjoy readings and workshops by local authors and teachers.

In the first floor gallery, explore our latest exhibit and learn more about the city of Philadelphia. Take a break in the lounge with a puzzle or a worksheet!


Book Fair:

The Athenaeum of Philadelphia

A Book A Day

Kislak Center at Penn Libraries

Bindlestiff Books

Partners and Son


Schedule of Events:

10:30am- Book Making with Anthony Latess

11:45am- Reading with author Elayna Darcy

12:15pm- Gallery Tour

12:45pm- Reading with author Laurie Morrison

1:30pm- The Geography Lady

2:15pm- Gallery Tour

All Day: Puzzles, worksheets, collaging

This is an in person event.

This is a free event.