Have an AHA moment! Trying new things is an adventure, check out an At Home Adventure Kit to explore unique hobbies and skills! The library has a variety of AHA Kits to choose from, including: musical instruments, outdoor activities, sewing, anatomy skeleton, ghost hunting equipment, recording oral history, and so much more! View our full list of library AHA kits.
The Library has a collection of over 60 board games for all ages and game styles. Whether you enjoy collaborative games, deck building quests, solving mysteries, card games, or combat battles- we have the game for you! Step up your next game night or relax on a quiet night in. View our Board Game Collection in the catalog!
Book Club In A Bag
Need a next read for your book club? We’ve got you covered. The library has over 65 book-club-in-a bag (BCIAB) kits including both fiction and nonfiction titles. BCIAB kits come with 8-15 copies of a book (may include audio books or large print books) and an informational folder with a discussion guide and sign-out sheet. Kits check out for 6 weeks. Click HERE for a full list of the library’s BCIAB titles.
The library has eReaders, Roku streaming devices, WiFi hotspots, and more available for check-out at UMFPL with your library card! To check-out electronic materials patron’s 18+ will fill out an electronic borrowing agreement and provide photo ID at the Information Desk. Call 215-659-0741 or email [email protected] for additional info!
UMFPL’s museum pass collection allows library cardholders to visit popular local museums, parks, and zoos for free! Museum passes may be borrowed for 3 days and are not renewable. There is no fee for Museum Passes unless they are returned late ($5 charge per day), damaged or lost. Please check the museum’s website for general, parking, and exhibit information. Click HERE for a full list of the library’s museum passes.
Book A Librarian
Would you like a UMFPL Librarian to come to your community event, school, senior living, rec center, etc.? The library loves to engage with the community and can offer on-site programs, informational presentations, and more! Email [email protected] with information about your organization or event to get in touch with our librarians about outreach opportunities.