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Social Networking

Fri, December 15, 2017 2:00 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Learn how to use social networking sites such as Facebook and set up your own Facebook account.  This class is offered on a first come, first served basis. We encourage attendees to arrive 15 minutes before the start of the class to get a registration ticket at the reference desk, in…

Adult Computer Classes Discussion and Participation Other Great Programs Workshops and Enrichment Hot Spots Computers

Build It!

Fri, December 15, 2017 3:00 P.M.
Whitman Library

Build with LEGOs, MagnaTiles, KEVA planks, Straws & Connectors, and more. This program is intended for children from 2-12 years old. Children under seven must be accompanied by an adult.

School Age Preschool Family Programs Children

LEGO Club

Fri, December 15, 2017 3:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Join other children and teens at our fun weekly Lego Club! Mega-blocks available for smaller children; all materials provided.

School Age Preschool Family Programs Children Family LEGO

Moonlit Roses Phantom Club

Fri, December 15, 2017 3:30 P.M.
Teen Center at Parkway Central Library

The Moonlit Roses Phantom Club is a teen-led program that will discuss all things Phantom of the Opera, such as fan-fiction, trivia, and the history behind the story. It will focus on many of the adaptations of Phantom of the Opera, including Leroux’s book, Webber’s musical, and even…

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LEGO Club

Fri, December 15, 2017 3:45 P.M.
Andorra Library

Can't keep your hands out of a tub of LEGOs?  We can't either. Do you dream of building something amazing with LEGOs?  We do too! If this is you, come join us!  Work on the building assignment, check out a project in one of our many LEGO books, or let your imagination soar…

School Age Other Great Programs LEGO

My Art, My Voice with Mr. O

Fri, December 15, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Children's Department at Parkway Central Library

Join artist Arthur Ostroff for stories and art.  Free.  Fridays at 4 p,m, Children's Department, Parkway Central Library 1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103 *Programs are subject to change.* For more information, call 215.686.5369

School Age Arts and Crafts Programs Family Programs Art Children Education Family arts & crafts

Chinese Brush Painting with Derek Wang

Sat, December 16, 2017 10:00 A.M.
Parkway Central Library

Chinese Painting, or "GuoHua", is a unique art form with a long history. The earliest existing artwork can be traced to 200 AD, and used on the same mediums and tools that are in use today. The key elements in Chinese painting is line art with brush, and ink art, with unique effect on…

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Stories Alive: Family Story Hour for Incarcerated Parents and Their Children

Sat, December 16, 2017 10:00 A.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Stories Alive gives incarcerated parents the opportunity to read and connect with their children during a live videoconference call. Families who participate will get books to take home and keep! Stories Alive is available to children and caregivers with family members at the Curran-Fromhold and…

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500 Woman Scientists - Philly Pod Meeting

Sat, December 16, 2017 10:00 A.M.
Walnut Street West

500 Women Scientists, Philly Pod is a group of self-identifying women in science. We stand together to promote STEM education, to support each other in all aspects of our careers, and to advocate for a fact-based public dialogue. Join us for our monthly meeting to discuss what we have been…

Adult Young Adult Discussion and Participation Science STEM

Science Fiction Roleplaying Club

Sat, December 16, 2017 10:30 A.M.
Walnut Street West

CALLING ALL SUPER HEROES, ALIENS, AND ZOMBIE HUNTERS! Are you interested in Science Fiction? Have you ever wanted to play a tabletop role-playing game (RPG)? Unleash your inner-nerd and come play with us! Our group currently meets on Saturday mornings from 10:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. No…

Young Adult School Age Discussion and Participation Games and Gaming Board Games and Role-Playing

Storytime Yoga for Preschoolers

Sat, December 16, 2017 10:30 A.M.
Children's Department at Parkway Central Library

Beth Heed from Oak and Acorn Wellness will host a class filled with stories, yoga and fun for 2- to 5-year-olds. Move, play and explore your body in creative ways as we read stories!  No prior yoga experience is necessary, but bring a mat if possible.  Free.  For more information,…

Preschool Family Programs Health Programs Body, Mind & Spirit Children Education Family Health & Fitness Yoga

Creating Apps for Teens

Sat, December 16, 2017 11:00 A.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Use MS Touch Develop to build skills and create apps and games that can run on phones, tablets or PCs.  

Young Adult Computer Classes Computers Teens

Grand Reopening!

Sat, December 16, 2017 11:00 A.M.
Lovett Memorial Library

You're invited to the GRAND REOPENING CELEBRATION of Lovett Memorial Library! Please join us on Saturday, December 16 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The event is rain, snow, or shine. Mayor Jim Kenney and other special guests will give remarks at 11:00 a.m. There will be face painting, fun…

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Free Tech Workshops for Middle School Girls! | Creating a Mobile app/game with Touch Develop

Sat, December 16, 2017 11:00 A.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Learn how to develop apps for mobile devices using Microsoft’s free Touch Develop development platform! Touch Develop makes it fun to learn programming skills needed to create apps and games that can run on nearly all devices from phones to tablets and PCs. No installation required, it…

Young Adult Computer Classes Computers

Storytime at the Lodge at Bluecross RiverRink WinterFest

Sat, December 16, 2017 11:30 A.M.
RiverRink Winterfest, 101 S. Columbus Boulevard

Talented librarians from the Free Library of Philadelphia will be offering public storytimes during the RiverRink Winterfest at 11:30 a.m. on the following Saturdays:  December 16, December 23, and December 30.  All are welcome to join us for fun winter stories and…

School Age Preschool Toddler Community Events Family Programs Storytimes

DIY with Dominique

Sat, December 16, 2017 12:30 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

We’ll make something new that you can take home with you every time we meet, such as Kaleidoscopes, bouncy balls and some fun crafts that the group suggests! For kids in grades K-12. 

Young Adult School Age Arts and Crafts Programs arts & crafts

Crochet and Knitting Club

Sat, December 16, 2017 1:00 P.M.
Wynnefield Library

Join Sisters Interacting through Stitches , as they create items which are donated to local, national, and international organizations.  Club members are willing to teach the art of crocheting and knitting to interested adults and teens. All skill levels welcome.

Adult Young Adult Senior Arts and Crafts Programs Crafts & Hobbies Crochet Knitting

Sisterhood Matters

Sat, December 16, 2017 1:00 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Mentoring for women between the ages of 18 and 30 years old.

Adult Young Adult Other Great Programs

Holiday Cooking with Bernadette

Sat, December 16, 2017 1:00 P.M.
Tacony Library

Make your own No-Bake Oreo Peppermint Cheesecake in a Jar.  For ages 10+. Please sign up in advance, Supplies limited to 10 participants. 

Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs Cooking & Nutrition

Dance Club

Sat, December 16, 2017 1:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Join us every Saturday for our Teen Dance Club. Ages 12 and up. Learn new steps, play Just Dance or Dance Dance Revolution on the Wii, and get encouraged to get moving. We will focus on positive energy, exercise, and healthy choices!  

Young Adult Other Great Programs Health and Wellness Health & Fitness Music
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