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Family Fort Night

Wed, November 14, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Richmond Library

Build a cozy blanket fort with friends and family then gather around and read! Blankets and other supplies will be provided. For children and families.

School Age Family Programs Family

Beyond the Book: The Changing City with Special Collections!

Wed, November 14, 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, November 14, 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

Turkey Day

Wed, November 14, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library

Join us for a Thanksgiving themed story time and snacks. Each child will create their own turkey craft.

School Age Preschool Toddler Family Programs Storytimes Holiday Storytimes

Reading with Raffi

Wed, November 14, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Lovett Memorial Library

Dogs love to hear stories!  Children can build confidence when reading out loud to a nonjudgmental audience - our therapy dog Raffi!  If your child isn't reading yet, this is also an excellent opportunity to share a story while they become more comfortable around dogs.  …

School Age Preschool Other Great Programs Literacy PAWS Read to a Dog

Thanksgiving Turkey Craft (LEAP)

Wed, November 14, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Holmesburg Library

Come to our afterschool program and create a Thanksgiving Turkey with feathers that describe what you are thankful for.  This is a program for school aged children.

School Age Arts and Crafts Programs LEAP arts & crafts

Fall Family Reading Club

Wed, November 14, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Read by 4th and Springboard Collaborative are excited to offer a Fall Family Reading Club, where children (K-4) and families come together for guided reading workshops. These free workshops are intended to help families meet their "reading time" goals while also giving parents…

School Age Family Programs Literacy Read by 4th

Children’s BINGO

Wed, November 14, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Welsh Road Library

Come play BINGO at the library! Program is for school age children, ages 7 and up. 

School Age Family Programs Children Games and Gaming

SmART Readers

Wed, November 14, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Torresdale Library

Students ages 7-12 can join us for an exciting visual art and literacy program! A visiting artist will engage students in fun art making experiences tied to literacy skills. Space is limited and registration is encouraged! See the Children's Librarian for more information and to register.…

School Age Family Programs Children

Wide World Wednesday| Halloween Fun and Costume Parade!

Wed, November 14, 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

Quest Film Screening

Wed, November 14, 2018 5:30 P.M.
Oak Lane Library

Called "A portrait of an American Family,"  Quest  is an intimate, moving documentary that captures ten years in the life of a North Philadelphia family.

Adult Young Adult School Age Film Screening

Fantasy Roleplaying Club

Wed, November 14, 2018 5:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

CALLING ALL BRAVE WARRIORS AND WIZARDS! Are you interested in Dungeons & Dragons? Ever wanted to play a tabletop roleplaying game(RPG)? Unleash your inner-nerd and come play with us! This new group will meet weekly on Wednesday evenings from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. This is a basic introduction to…

Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs Games and Gaming

Construction Club

Thu, November 15, 2018 10:00 A.M.
Fumo Family Library

Children aged eight and younger, accompanied by a caregiver, are invited to join us as we build with wooden blocks, magnetic tiles, Lincoln Logs, Mega Bloks, and more, with people, animals, and vehicles to inhabit their creations! In addition to being a lot of fun, construction play supports the…

School Age Preschool Family Programs Children LEGO

Fall Storytime

Thu, November 15, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Chestnut Hill Library

Celebrate Fall with stories, songs and rhymes For children of all ages.  Young children must be accompanied by an adult care-giver.

School Age Preschool Toddler Other Great Programs Storytimes Family Literacy

Guitar Lessons for Children

Thu, November 15, 2018 3:00 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Interested in learning to play the guitar? Looking for tips, or even just a place to practice? We welcome the Penn Music Department, as they will be helping teach students and other young people how to play the guitar. For more information, please ask at the reference desk on the second floor.…

School Age Other Great Programs Music Performing Arts

Sight Word Game Day

Thu, November 15, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Game play can be a fun and exciting way to practice reading skills and sight word recognition. Each week Miss Echo will provide games for beginner readers to play that will improve fluency, pronunciation, and confidence in early readers. This activity is suggested for Pre-K through 3rd grade.

School Age Preschool Other Great Programs Literacy

Lego Club

Thu, November 15, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Children's Department at Parkway Central Library

Join Miss Keyoniafor Lego Club every other Thursday from 4-5pm.  Build a kit or make a creation of your own design!  This program is recommended for children ages 6-12 and their caregivers.  Questions?  Call 215-686-5369.   *Programs are subject to change.* Find us…

School Age Other Great Programs LEGO

Eyewitness Nature! with Bartram’s Garden

Thu, November 15, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Queen Memorial Library

Get up close and personal with nature in these educational workshops led by Bartram’s Garden staff. For school aged children up to 13 years old. For additional information, please call the librarian at 215-685-1899.    

School Age Other Great Programs Environment & Nature

SmART Readers

Thu, November 15, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Richmond Library

Students ages 7-12 can join us for an exciting visual art and literacy program! A visiting artist will engage students in fun art making experiences tied to literacy skills. This program is sponsored by the Philadelphia Arts in Education Partnership.

School Age Family Programs Art Children

Afterschool Chess Club

Thu, November 15, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Fumo Family Library seeks students in grades K-8 to join our Chess Cub. All skill levels are welcome. Even if you have never played before, we will teach you.

Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs Chess
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