After a series of site evaluations and assessments of the Interpretive Center after Hurricane Ida, executive director Karen Young shares an update of the status of our Center and our newest exhibition POOL: A Social History of Segregation. Click here to read the full statement.


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Useful Links

screen capture of the Understanding the Urban Watershed Curriculum Guide homepageUnderstanding the Urban Watershed Curriculum Guide

An expedition into the Fairmount Water Works’ Understanding the Urban Watershed Curriculum, which offers an integrated approach to learning using Philadelphia’s water story as the context.

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Children’s Books

In honor of Children’s Book Week – celebrated the first week of May each year – we put together a list of our favorite books about water. Check them out at the library or grab a copy of your own!