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Social Media 101

Fri, November 24, 2017 2:00 P.M.
Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library

Are you curious about Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Pinterest?  Come learn about them with us.  To get the most out of this workshop, it will be useful for you to have already set up an email account, and to have some basic computer skills.  Space is limited; first come,…

Adult Senior Computer Classes Computers

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

Sat, November 25, 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…

Adult Young Adult School Age Preschool Toddler Senior Family Programs Storytimes Children Family Literacy Social Justice

Sweater Knit-Along!

Sat, November 25, 2017 12:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Don’t be intimidated by the idea of knitting sweaters.  Join Jenn and knit Tin Can Knits Flax, a seamless raglan sweater which is knitted in the round.  Basic knitting skills are required, and you will need to supply your own yarn and needles.  Download the pattern for free…

Adult Young Adult School Age Senior Arts and Crafts Programs Knitting

Crochet and Knitting Club

Sat, November 25, 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

Miniature Wearable Books

Sat, November 25, 2017 2:00 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

A miniature book is a book smaller than 3 inches in any direction and have been worn and carried in pockets for hundreds of years. In the workshop we will sew two miniature blank case bindings that we will then make into a pair of earrings or two pendants with cords. All supplies will be provided.

Adult Young Adult Senior Arts and Crafts Programs Workshops and Enrichment Rare Books, Manuscripts, & Digital Collections arts & crafts Book Arts Big and Small, Books for All

Laptop Lab and Computer Help

Mon, November 27, 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

Computer Class

Mon, November 27, 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

Computer Class

Mon, November 27, 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

ESL Class

Mon, November 27, 2017 5:00 P.M.
Walnut Street West

PEDAL@GSE ESL Classes are FREE for adults (17 years+); Registration is preferred. Advanced Class: Mondays from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Novice Class: Wednesdays from 3:00 p.m to 5:00 p.m Intermediate Class: Fridays from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. REGISTER IN PERSON AT THE LIBRARY. Classes…

Adult Senior New Americans New Americans ESL

Spinning Yarns

Mon, November 27, 2017 6:30 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Bring your latest project and enjoy a relaxing, low-key evening of crafting at the library.  All fiber arts are welcome.  This program is intended for adults. Mondays at 6:30 p.m.     

Adult Senior Arts and Crafts Programs arts & crafts

The Falls Book Group

Mon, November 27, 2017 6:30 P.M.
Falls of Schuylkill Library

At our November monthly meeting we will discuss Jeff Hobbs'  The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace .

Adult Young Adult Senior Discussion and Participation Book Clubs

Get Your Free Senior SEPTA Pass

Tue, November 28, 2017 10:00 A.M.
Katharine Drexel Library

Get Your Free Senior SEPTA Pass. Sponsored by State Representative Mike Driscoll, get your free Senior SEPTA pass at the library from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. You must be 65 years old and bring photo identification or birth certificate with you in order to get the pass. This event is FREE but…

Senior Community Events

Make Soup without Recipes

Tue, November 28, 2017 6:00 P.M.
Culinary Literacy Center at Parkway Central Library

Starting with an assortment of typical winter groceries, Joy Manning and Marisa McClellan, food writers and co-hosts of the Local Mouthful podcast will teach you how to turn pantry staples and crisper odds and ends into warming, healthy soups for cold nights. This class will…

Adult Young Adult Senior Workshops and Enrichment Community Events Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition

Food, Character, and History Series - Part Two: The Food and People of France

Wed, November 29, 2017 11:00 A.M.
Senior Services at Parkway Central Library

In this series we ask: "What do food cultures reveal about a nation?" Local experts offer their insights. In this the second of the series, we explore The Food and People of France with Ms. Michele Haines, Chef, Spring Mill Café . Room # 108    

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Food, Character, and History Series - Part Two: The Food and People of France

Wed, November 29, 2017 11:00 A.M.
Senior Services at Parkway Central Library

In this series we ask: "What do food cultures reveal about a nation?" Local experts offer their insights. In this the second of the series, we explore The Food and People of France with Ms. Michele Haines, Chef, Spring Mill Café . Room # 108    

Senior Speakers and Lectures Culinary Literacy

Laptop Lab and Computer Help

Wed, November 29, 2017 12:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

From 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 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

Novice ESL Class

Wed, November 29, 2017 12:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

PEDAL@GSE ESL Classes are FREE for adults (17 years+); Registration is preferred. Advanced Class: Mondays from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Novice Class: Wednesdays from 3:00 p.m to 5:00 p.m Intermediate Class: Fridays from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. REGISTER IN PERSON AT THE LIBRARY. Classes…

Adult Senior New Americans New Americans ESL

Art of the Nature-Printed Book

Thu, November 30, 2017 5:00 P.M.
Art Department at Parkway Central Library

Join us for a look at books illustrated using several unique processes developed and improved in the 18th and 19th centuries. Come to hear the history of nature printing and stay to see richly illustrated books from the collections of the Free Library of Philadelphia. 5:30-7:00 PM Room 108…

Adult Young Adult Senior Speakers and Lectures Art Environment & Nature Free Library of Philadelphia General Research Book Arts

Music & Dance for All Ages

Fri, December 1, 2017 10:30 A.M.
Roxborough Library

Jeannette's School of Dance will be here to engage us with music and dancing for all ages.

Adult Preschool Toddler Senior Other Great Programs Music dance

Laptop Lab and Computer Help

Fri, December 1, 2017 12:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

From 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 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
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