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E-Gadget Help Desk

Mon, December 11, 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

Computer Help

Mon, December 11, 2017 12:00 P.M.
Wynnefield Library

Make an appointment for one-on-one computer help with a Digital Resource Specialist. To request an appointment, email WadeW@freelibrary.org or WyldeR@freelibrary.org. Available every Monday! Or attend a class!  Class sessions are held Mondays at 1:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.…

Adult Young Adult Senior Computer Classes Computers Technology

Maker Monday

Mon, December 11, 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

Anime & Manga Discussion Group for Kids & Teens

Mon, December 11, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Ramonita G. de Rodriguez Library

Children ages 11 and up and teens are invited to explore Japanese animation, comics and pop culture! Get to know different anime and manga series and try your hand at fan activities. For more information, contact Sara Palmer, Children's Librarian, at 215-686-1768 or palmers@freelibrary.org.

Young Adult School Age Discussion and Participation Film Screening Children Movies & Television Anime & Manga

Meatless Mondays

Mon, December 11, 2017 4:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Join Chef Char Nolan for Meatless Mondays, an interactive class on vegan cooking for all ages. This class’s topic is Making Beans Good, and we’ll be making soup and a salad. You’ll get to eat everything you make!ake!

Adult Young Adult Health Programs Cooking & Nutrition

Teen Council Meetup

Mon, December 11, 2017 4:30 P.M.
Lillian Marrero Library

Please join Ms. Mieka to discuss matters important to you! Ages 12-17  

Young Adult Discussion and Participation

LEAP | Get Moving Mondays

Mon, December 11, 2017 4:30 P.M.
Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library

Start your week with Mario Kart, Wii Play, Wii Sports, yoga, and more! This program is part of LEAP (Literacy Enrichment Afterschool Program) that provides homework help and literacy activities offered for grades K-12 while school is in session.

Young Adult LEAP Games and Gaming Sports & Recreation

Board Game

Mon, December 11, 2017 5:00 P.M.
Whitman Library

You can play Scrabble, Chess, Monopoly, and other board games.  

Adult Young Adult Other Great Programs Board Games and Role-Playing

Laptop Lounge

Mon, December 11, 2017 5:30 P.M.
Frankford Library

Brush up on your computer skills using our in-house laptops with our Digital Resource Specialist.  Space may be limited.

Adult Young Adult Computer Classes Computers

Ingredients Across Borders: Cinnamon

Mon, December 11, 2017 6:00 P.M.
Culinary Literacy Center at Parkway Central Library

This collaborative program highlights the culinary uses of cinnamon across borders, as one of many ingredients that have moved and adapted from culture to culture. Our presenters will each with participants to prepare a culturally relevant recipe while learning about the roots and routes of the…

Adult Young Adult Community Events Discussion and Participation Workshops and Enrichment Culinary Literacy New Americans

Movie Night: A Christmas Story

Mon, December 11, 2017 6:00 P.M.
Oak Lane Library

Watch the holiday classic about a midwestern family navigating everyday life in hte mid-twentieth century.  Light refreshments will be served.  All ages welcome.  This movie was first shown in 1983, and is rated PG.

Adult Young Adult School Age Toddler Senior Film Screening

Monday Poets Addendum: Look & See: A Portrait of Wendell Berry

Mon, December 11, 2017 6:30 P.M.
Literature Department at Parkway Central Library

The Parkway Central Library is thrilled to host a screening of the Sundance documentary Look & See : a cinematic portrait of farmer and writer Wendell Berry . The first documentary about Wendell Berry, Look & See captures the rolling hills and close-knit community of Berry's his home…

Adult Young Adult Senior Film Screening Monday Poets Reading Series Poetry

Teen Tuesday

Tue, December 12, 2017 3:30 P.M.
Teen Center at Parkway Central Library

For more than 10 years, Teen Tuesday has been an afternoon of snacks and socializing. Join us as we play our favorite board and video games, create arts and crafts projects, and enjoy some snacks! This program will be located in Room 108.

Young Adult Other Great Programs Games and Gaming Technology Teens Board Games and Role-Playing Video Games arts & crafts

Get HYPE Philly! Healthy You. Positive Energy.

Tue, December 12, 2017 3:30 P.M.
Ramonita G. de Rodriguez Library

Teens roll up your sleeves, cook good food, bust a move and dig into urban agriculture. 

Young Adult Other Great Programs Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Teens Get HYPE Philly

Teen Grab Bag

Tue, December 12, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Wynnefield Library

Come to the library to make fun crafts, work on poetry, or play games! Something different every week! For teens ages 12 to 17.

Young Adult Arts and Crafts Programs Crafts & Hobbies Teens

LEAP | Games Galore

Tue, December 12, 2017 4:30 P.M.
Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library

Develop a new habit with our vast and rotating collection of tabletop games. Bring a friend or make some new ones! This program is part of LEAP (Literacy Enrichment Afterschool Program) that provides homework help and literacy activities offered for grades K-12 while school is in session.

Young Adult School Age LEAP Board Games and Role-Playing

Teen Tuesdays Art Club-Is art your thing?

Tue, December 12, 2017 5:00 P.M.
Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library

LEAP at the Donatucci Library is calling all notebook doodlers, secret comic book creators, illustration enthusiasts, and art fans. Every 2nd Tuesday of the month, come by to sketch, learn a new skill, do round table portraits, or practice blind contour. Bring a project or start a new one. No…

Young Adult LEAP Teens

Miniature Album Workshop

Wed, December 13, 2017 10:00 A.M.
Independence Library

A miniature book is a book smaller than 3 inches in size. These tiny books have been worn and carried in pockets for hundreds of years. In this workshop, children will make a miniature album using traditional book binding techniques. All supplies will be provided. Big and Small, Books For All…

Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs Arts and Crafts Programs Children Crafts & Hobbies Family Special Collections Book Arts Big and Small, Books for All

LEAP Projects: Straw Roller Coasters

Wed, December 13, 2017 3:00 P.M.
Wynnefield Library

Using straws, children and teens will design and build a “rollercoaster” track for a ping pong ball.

Young Adult School Age LEAP STEM

Geekscape

Wed, December 13, 2017 3:30 P.M.
Teen Center at Parkway Central Library

Hang out in the Teen Center and geek out about all your favorite fandoms!

Young Adult Discussion and Participation Comics & Graphic Novels Games and Gaming Movies & Television Teens
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