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Storytime in the Garden

Wed, October 17, 2018 10:00 A.M.
UBC Garden of Eden at 1910 Fitzwater Street (19/Fitzwater)

Join us for a special storytime hosted in the historic Union Baptist Church Garden of Eden. After storytime there will be a craft and opportunities to take a tour of the garden! For Pre-K children and families.

Preschool Family Programs Storytimes Children Family

English as a Second Language Class

Wed, October 17, 2018 10:00 A.M.
Paschalville Library

The Paschalville Community Group provides English as a Second Language Classes for students of all levels. Registration for new students is held on Tuesday at 12:30 p.m.

Adult New Americans ESL

Open Climb

Wed, October 17, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Cecil B. Moore Library

Come take advantage of our new play space, featuring a miniature rockwall! Our redesign encourages imaginative play that boosts children’s learning and development. This program is intended for families with children ages 3-5. Closed-toe shoes required. Use of wall subject to staff…

Preschool Family Programs Health Programs Children Family Health

Storytime!

Wed, October 17, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Kingsessing Library

Join us on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 for storytime! Children aged 3-5 and their grownups are welcome – no sign up required. Just drop on by!

Preschool Family Programs Storytimes Children Literacy

Effective Interviewing

Wed, October 17, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Workplace at Parkway Central Library

Do you want to work for a nonprofit organization but the thought of your next job interview sends you running for the hills? If so, this interactive workshop is for you! Join us to learn about interview etiquette, including what you should do before, during, and after your interview. Plus…

Adult Career Workshops RFC Program Calendar Nonprofit Jobs & Job Seekers

Preschool Storytime

Wed, October 17, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library

Join Miss Jackie for stories, songs, finger plays and movement activities every Wednesday morning at the library! On pleasant days, we will have storytime outside in the library’s garden, so please bring a blanket to sit on. *Groups, please call to schedule a separate appointment…

Preschool Family Programs Storytimes Children

Baby & Toddler Story Time Encore

Wed, October 17, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Children's Department at Parkway Central Library

Books, songs, rhymes and bounces for children (birth to 23 months) and their caregivers!. Encore Wednesday at 11 a.m.  Parkway Central Library Children's Department Ground Floor, 1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103 215.686.5369 ***Programs are subject to change*** Find us on…

Toddler Family Programs Children Family Literacy

Baby & Toddler Story Time Encore

Wed, October 17, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Children's Department at Parkway Central Library

Books, songs, rhymes and bounces for children (birth to 23 months) and their caregivers!. Encore Wednesday at 11 a.m.  Parkway Central Library Children's Department Ground Floor, 1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103 215.686.5369 ***Programs are subject to change*** Find us on…

Toddler Family Programs Children Family Literacy

Community Story Time

Wed, October 17, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Cecil B. Moore Library

Join us for our family & community story time! Children ages 0-5, their siblings, and their caregivers are invited for stories, songs, and movement. Day care groups and preschools must call ahead.

Preschool Toddler Baby Family Programs Storytimes Children Family

Open Computer Lab

Wed, October 17, 2018 12:00 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Work on a special project and get one-on-one assistance. Lab is open for 2 hours. This class is offered on a first come, first served basis and space is limited. Register in the lab, by signing the clipboard.

Adult Computer Classes Other Great Programs Hot Spots

Intermediate ESL Class

Wed, October 17, 2018 12:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

PEDAL@GSE ESL Classes are FREE for adults (17 years+); Registration is preferred. REGISTER IN PERSON AT THE LIBRARY. Classes sponsored by the Penn GSE Educational Linguistics Division.

Adult Senior New Americans New Americans ESL

ESL Class - Intermediate

Wed, October 17, 2018 12:30 P.M.
Charles Santore Library

This 2 hour long class runs twice a week on Wednesdays.  This class is free and registration is not required, however, regular attendance is recommended. Questions?  Call the librarian at 215-686-1766.

Adult New Americans New Americans ESL

Storytime!

Wed, October 17, 2018 3:00 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Young children and families are invited to join us for stories, songs, and activities!

Preschool Toddler Family Programs Storytimes Children Family Literacy

Let's Speak English | For International Adults

Wed, October 17, 2018 3:00 P.M.
Ramonita G. de Rodriguez Library

Join us for a weekly conversation hour and build your confidence in speaking English. Topics may include: small talk, holidays, customs, and common slang. You can practice speaking English in a casual and relaxed environment without examinations. You will be able to make friends with other…

Adult Discussion and Participation New Americans New Americans ESL - English as a Second Language

How to Spot Fake News Online

Wed, October 17, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Take this class and what will happen next will shock you! You won’t believe how informed you will become!  Seriously though, how can you tell reliable news sources online from fake ones?  In this class we will discuss the different types of fake “news” articles, how…

Adult Discussion and Participation Workshops and Enrichment Computer Classes Computers Newspapers, Magazines, & Journals

Geekscape!

Wed, October 17, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Teen Center at Parkway Central Library

GEEK OUT! Hang out in the Teen Center and geek out about all your favorite fandoms! Play Dungeons and Dragons, Yugi-oh, Magic the Gathering, board games, and more. Work on a cosplay or a decorate a deck box. try a game you've never played before. Ages 12-18 welcome.

Young Adult Community Events Teens

Register for a Free GED Program

Wed, October 17, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Logan Library

Are you looking to get your GED?  Sign up at the library for free classes which will take place at the James Logan School. Stop by between 4:00 and 6:00 p.m. and register.

Adult Young Adult Other Great Programs Education GED

Beyond the Book: Kid Elections - Speech Writing

Wed, October 17, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Children's Department at Parkway Central Library

CCD's core LEAP school-age program. Sometimes we read, sometimes we create, but we always stretch our minds to inspire curiosity beyond the book.   *Programs are subject to change.* Find us on Facebook:  http://tinyurl.com/parkwaycentralchildrens Follow us on…

School Age LEAP Literacy

Gaming Garage

Wed, October 17, 2018 4:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Come and get hands on with the Nintendo Switch. Students of all ages can join us for games of Mario Kart, get on their feet with Just Dance 2018, or construct cool toys with Nintendo Labo kits. Drop-in, and no registration required.

School Age Other Great Programs Games and Gaming Video Games

Pumpkin Painting

Wed, October 17, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Lovett Memorial Library

Paint your own mini pumpkins! We'll have the supplies, you bring your creativity.  Space is limited - one pumpkin per child and it will be first come, first served.

School Age Arts and Crafts Programs arts & crafts
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