Showing 1 to 20 of 1256

Fall Family Movie Night | Hocus Pocus

Mon, October 23, 2017 6:00 A.M.
Oak Lane Library

We'll be watching the Halloween classic Hocus Pocus (PG, 2002).  Light refreshments will be served.

Adult Young Adult School Age Senior Film Screening Movies & Television

Big and Small, Books for All

Now through Mon, October 23, 2017 9:00 A.M.
Rare Book Department at Parkway Central Library

Big and Small, Books for All From October 23, 2017 to March 24, 2018 This family-oriented exhibition features extraordinary books selected for their extreme sizes and unusual shapes. Visitors of all ages can interact with special artifacts and explore ideas of the form, function, and meaning of…

Adult Young Adult School Age Toddler Senior Other Great Programs Exhibitions Family Rare Books, Manuscripts, & Digital Collections Special Collections

Meet Author/Illustrator Eric Velasquez

Mon, October 23, 2017 10:00 A.M.
Wynnefield Library

Join us for a very special event with picture book author and illustrator Eric Velasquez as he shares his stories and creative process. Eric Velasquez is the illustrator of Looking for Bongo , My Uncle Martin’s Big Heart , Grandma’s Gift , and many other books. Classes and groups,…

School Age Preschool Family Programs Speakers and Lectures Storytimes

Story Jams in the Garden

Mon, October 23, 2017 10:00 A.M.
Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library

Story Jams is a program dedicated to explorative play and positivity. Join us in the Library garden for stories, music, and a sensory craft experience! In the event of inclement weather, please look for us inside in the children’s section. This program is intended for children ages 2-4…

Preschool Family Programs Storytimes

Baby & Toddler Story Time

Mon, October 23, 2017 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!. Monday 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 Facebook: …

Toddler Family Programs Children Family Literacy

Edible Alphabet: Learning English Through Cooking

Mon, October 23, 2017 11:00 A.M.
Parkway Central Library

Adults are invited to this  FREE English as a Second Languag (ESL) class where students learn English through cooking.  This class is a part of a six-week series in the Culinary Literacy Center. To register, call 215-686-5323 or email kitchen@freelibrary.org.  

Adult Discussion and Participation Community Events Health Programs Culinary Literacy New Americans ESL ESL - English as a Second Language

Meet Author/Illustrator Eric Velasquez

Mon, October 23, 2017 11:30 A.M.
Overbrook Park Library

Join us for a very special event with picture book author and illustrator Eric Velasquez as he shares his stories and creative process. Eric Velasquez is the illustrator of Looking for Bongo , My Uncle Martin’s Big Heart , Grandma’s Gift , and many other books. Classes and groups,…

School Age Preschool Family Programs Speakers and Lectures Storytimes

E-Gadget Help Desk

Mon, October 23, 2017 12:00 P.M.
Katharine Drexel Library

Need help with your phone, tablet, E-Reader, or laptop? Want to download E-books to read at home? Bring your device to our new E-Gadget Helpdesk! Appointments are preferred but walk-ins are welcome, please call the library for details.  Mondays 12:00 - 3:00 p.m. Thursdays 3:00 to 6:00 p.m.

Adult Young Adult Computer Classes Computers

Open Computer Lab

Mon, October 23, 2017 12:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Use a computer for up to 2 hours. Assistance from library staff is available.  

Adult Computer Classes Career Workshops Computers

Philadelphia Orchestra Musicians (POM) Concert

Mon, October 23, 2017 12:30 P.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

One Monday each fall, The Philadelphia Orchestra Musicians (POM) organize a Day of Music throughout the greater Philadelphia area.  This year, join us October 23rd for a series of free, informal small ensemble concerts, a token of love and appreciation to the Philadelphia…

Adult Family Programs Music

Laptop Lab and Computer Help

Mon, October 23, 2017 12:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

From 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Work-study students are available to assist patrons in need of computer tutoring and instruction. The laptop lab can accommodate up to six patrons at a time, with laptops made available for use on a walk-in basis. For more information, please call 215-685-7671.

Adult Young Adult Senior Computer Classes Computers

ESL Conversation Group

Mon, October 23, 2017 1:00 P.M.
Charles Santore Library

This group is a great way to practice speaking everyday English. ALL are welcome.

Adult New Americans New Americans ESL

Computer Class

Mon, October 23, 2017 1:00 P.M.
Wynnefield Library

A Digital Resource Specialist is available to help you develop your computer skills and provide guidance on email basics, resume writing, e-gadgets, and more.  

Adult Senior Computer Classes Technology

Mindfulness Meditation | Chair Yoga

Mon, October 23, 2017 1:30 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Ground your mind and body with Mindfulness Meditation and Chair Yoga. Spend a peaceful half-hour with a guided meditation. Chair yoga is a twist on traditional yoga, making it accessible for any age. This program is for adults.

Adult Family Programs Yoga

Meet Author/Illustrator Eric Velasquez

Mon, October 23, 2017 1:30 P.M.
Haverford Library

Join us for a very special event with picture book author and illustrator Eric Velasquez as he shares his stories and creative process. Eric Velasquez is the illustrator of Looking for Bongo , My Uncle Martin’s Big Heart , Grandma’s Gift , and many other books. Classes and groups,…

School Age Preschool Family Programs Speakers and Lectures Storytimes

Maker Jawn

Mon, October 23, 2017 3:00 P.M.
Cecil B. Moore Library

Community members of all ages are welcome to learn new skills, explore various projects, and create. Come and make stuff with us! Children under 6 must be accompanied by a responsible caregiver. Daycare groups and preschools must call to schedule an appointment.

School Age Family Programs Makers & Makerspaces STEM

E-Gadget Helpdesk

Mon, October 23, 2017 3:00 P.M.
First Floor Gallery East at Parkway Central Library

One- on-one assistance with learning more about how to use your own portable e- device: laptops, phones, tablets and more. 3:00PM - 6:00PM   Located 1st Floor Home Page Café

Adult Senior Computer Classes Computers

Maker Monday

Mon, October 23, 2017 3:30 P.M.
Teen Center at Parkway Central Library

The Teen Center is home to numerous arts and craft supplies which teens can use on Monday afternoons to create take home projects. Join us for freeform activities and pre-determined crafts. 

Young Adult Arts and Crafts Programs Art Comics & Graphic Novels Crafts & Hobbies Teens arts & crafts

Philadelphia Orchestra Audience Appreciation Concert

Mon, October 23, 2017 3:45 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

One Monday each fall, The Philadelphia Orchestra Musicians (POM) organize a Day of Music throughout the greater Philadelphia area.  This year, join us October 23rd for a series of free, informal small ensemble concerts, a token of love and appreciation to the Philadelphia…

Adult Family Programs Music

Computer Class

Mon, October 23, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Wynnefield Library

A Digital Resource Specialist is available to help you develop your computer skills and provide guidance on email basics, resume writing, e-gadgets, and more.  

Adult Senior Computer Classes Technology
Narrow Events

Add Our Events to your Google Calendar: Author Events | Adult | Teen | Children