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Darby Library celebrated 275 Years of providing Library service by returning to its parent, The Philadelphia Library Company. On display is William Bartram’s own book, Travels Of William Bartram. This volume contains an original illustration not found in any other copy.  On...

Darby Free Library will have an Indoor Block Party for the Darby Community and neighbors on May 12 from 11am to 3pm to celebrate 275 years of service and NASA@MYLIBRARY. Events include, games, science experiments, community support representatives, 275 book give-a-way and...

Darby Library Company

The Darby Library is celebrating 275 years of providing Library Service!     On March 7, 2017, starting 6 pm, the Darby Library Company will display some of the historical documents that started the Company at the Philadelphia Library Company in Philadelphia. A birthday...