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Drop-In Computer Help with Maryam

Mon, November 19, 2018 12:00 P.M.
Charles Santore Library

Do you need some one-on-one help using your computer, tablet or smart phone? Maryam is here 3 days a week to help!

Adult Young Adult Senior Computer Classes Computers Technology

TechCORE2

Mon, November 19, 2018 3:00 P.M.
Overbrook Park Library

Join presenters from TechCORE for a variety of fun activities that will improve technical skills and pique your interests in S.T.E.M (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math). Play around with Scratch Computer Coding, littleBits Code Kit, and more! Online Sign Up  or visit the Overbrook…

Young Adult Other Great Programs Technology Teens STEM

Meatless Monday

Mon, November 19, 2018 4:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Join Chef Char Nolan for an all-ages vegan cooking class. All levels of experience welcome.

Young Adult Health Programs Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Health

Anime & Manga Discussion Group for Kids & Teens

Mon, November 19, 2018 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

Movie Day

Mon, November 19, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library

Join us at the library for a family-friendly movie each month. 

Young Adult School Age Preschool Film Screening Family Programs Movies & Television

Monday Teen Writers | National Novel Writing Month

Mon, November 19, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library

Join teens all around the world in tackling the fun, frightening, and totally unforgettable challenge of bashing out an entire book in one month. Get inspired in the library and in our online classroom. See Ms. Emily for details. (For Teens 12 & up.) For additional information, please…

Young Adult LEAP Workshops and Enrichment Teens

Game Time Mondays

Mon, November 19, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library

Enjoy our large and rotating collection of tabletop games with our friendly LEAP staff. For additional information, please contact the librarian at 215-685-1755. LEAP (Literacy Enrichment Afterschool Program) homework help and literacy activities offered for grades K-12 while school is…

Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs Games and Gaming

Comforting Fall Side Dishes

Mon, November 19, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Fall is all about cozy sweaters and warm, comforting foods. Savor the flavors of fall with Chef Dolores as we create crowd-pleasing sides that feature the best produce of this chilly-weather season. Come ready to taste dishes that will complement any meal and might even steal the show! This…

Adult Young Adult Discussion and Participation Workshops and Enrichment Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Family Philadelphia Teens Seniors Health

Moonstone Poetry Presents: New Voices: Philadelphia’s Emerging Poets

Mon, November 19, 2018 6:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

A voice for everyone, listen, share, and connect with other writers. Join us for readings by emerging poets under the age of 25. An open reading follows the featured poets.  

Adult Young Adult Discussion and Participation Poetry

Monday Poets | Megan Gillespie & Al Tacconelli

Mon, November 19, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Literature Department at Parkway Central Library

MEGAN GILLESPIE is the current poet laureate of Montgomery County. Her work has appeared in  The Florida Review , New Delta Review , and  Cimarron Review . Her honors include fellowships from the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, the Millay Colony for the Arts, and Lector…

Adult Young Adult Senior Speakers and Lectures Monday Poets Reading Series Poetry

Yoga

Mon, November 19, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Charles Santore Library

  Monday night yoga for all levels with certified instructor. Adults and teens of all skill levels are welcome to participate.  Please, bring your own mat.  New participants will be asked to sign a waiver. 

Adult Young Adult Health Programs Body, Mind & Spirit Yoga

Children’s Chess Club

Mon, November 19, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Charles Santore Library

Learn to play or improve your game with Chess Coach Andrew.  Ages 6-18.  

Young Adult School Age Family Programs Children Teens Chess

A Free Tour of Philadelphia: The Changing City Exhibition

Tue, November 20, 2018 3:00 P.M.
Rare Book Department at Parkway Central Library

Come and learn about our city’s exciting, dynamic, and often forgotten history with a guided tour of Philadelphia: The Changing City exhibition. The tour will be led by an exhibition curator in the Dietrich Gallery in the Rare Book Department , which is located on the third floor of the…

Adult Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs African American Art Digital Collections Education Family Free Library of Philadelphia Programs & Services Health & Fitness Philadelphia History Rare Books, Manuscripts, & Digital Collections Special Collections Teens History printmaking architecture Changing City

Teen Tuesdays: Teen Reads

Tue, November 20, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Nicetown-Tioga Library

What will be reading this week?  

Young Adult Other Great Programs Book Clubs

Kids Can Cook

Tue, November 20, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Queen Memorial Library

Healthy Cooking class for school-aged children, taught by serv-safe certified cooking instructor Keisha Prosser. Learn about food safety, prepare a full meal, and then help eat what you’ve created! For additional information, please call the librarian at 215-685-1899.  

Young Adult School Age Discussion and Participation Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Health

UPenn Science for Kids & Teens

Tue, November 20, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Graduate students from UPenn will visit our library to conduct fun and exciting science experiments. No registration necessary, just come on by!

Young Adult School Age Workshops and Enrichment Science STEM

STEAM Tuesdays

Tue, November 20, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library

Try your hand at simple circuits, engineering challenges, video games, and slime recipes, oh my!  For additional information, please contact the librarian at 215-685-1755. LEAP (Literacy Enrichment Afterschool Program) homework help and literacy activities offered for grades K-12…

Young Adult School Age LEAP Games and Gaming

Computer Tutoring

Tue, November 20, 2018 5:30 P.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Join us in the Lab for individualized assistance provided by our Digital Resource Specialist.

Adult Young Adult Senior Computer Classes Digital Media

Anatomy Eats, Part Two: The Digestive System

Tue, November 20, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Culinary Literacy Center at Parkway Central Library

This class is the second in a series that explores physiological systems of the body by way of cuisine and anatomy. The second class will feature the digestive system. We will get the chance to taste the liver, stomach, intestine, and tongue, as prepared by chef Ari Miller, while physician…

Adult Young Adult Senior Community Events Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition

Wide World Wednesday| Halloween Fun and Costume Parade!

Wed, November 21, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library

Cultural explorations, holiday celebrations, geographical know-how, food, music, and more.   For additional information, please contact the librarian at 215-685-1755.  LEAP (Literacy Enrichment Afterschool Program) homework help and literacy activities offered for grades…

Young Adult School Age LEAP Children Teens
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