Low-income children and students of color across the state were hard hit by the budget approved in Harrisburg on June 30, with Philadelphia in particular singled out for negative treatment as lawmakers haggled over a final spending plan, according to some education advocates and District officials.
Tue. July 5. Summer Storytime. 11 a.m. Free Library of Philadelphia, Central Branch, 1901 Vine St. Come hear a variety of stories in the Children’s Story Hour Room. This event is for children ages 2 to 5 years old and their caregivers. For information, call 215-686-5322.