Filters On: Age: Young Adult

Clear filters

Showing 1 to 20 of 347

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

Teen Third Thursday

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

Come have fun doing various activities and games. Snacks provided. Teens Only

Young Adult Workshops and Enrichment Teens

Literacy Thursdays

Thu, November 15, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library

Join Ms. Emily for story-telling, letter-writing, poem-crunching, and crafty fun with words.  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 Literacy

Becoming U.S.: Food and Culture

Thu, November 15, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Culinary Literacy Center at Parkway Central Library

Food is one of the strongest identifiers of place and home, and as such it can unite and separate us. This unique program will feature a panel discussion and cooking demonstration with culinary leaders in Philadelphia whose identities have informed their approach to cooking and food as vehicles…

Adult Young Adult Senior Community Events Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition

Yoga for adults!

Thu, November 15, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library

Wipe away the stress of the week and get your body and mind ready for a relaxing weekend. Decompress, unwind, and relax and start your weekend off the right way. Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. except the second Thursday of every month. Please bring a mat.     

Adult Young Adult Health Programs Body, Mind & Spirit Yoga

Feng Shui 101!

Thu, November 15, 2018 7:00 P.M.
Education Philosophy and Religion Department at Parkway Central Library

Come and see how to move your chi! Join us for a fun and informative session all about Feng Shui. Learn how you can use this ancient Chinese practice to improve all aspects of your life - from relationships to money. You’ll get a better understanding of what Feng Shui is and how to apply…

Adult Young Adult Speakers and Lectures Health Programs Body, Mind & Spirit Health & Fitness Self-Help

Drop-In Computer Help with Maryam

Fri, November 16, 2018 10:00 A.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

Computer Basics

Fri, November 16, 2018 1:00 P.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Welcome to Computer Basics! You will learn about the monitor, control buttons, and ports. You will also improve your mouse, keyboard, and typing skills.

Adult Young Adult Senior Computer Classes Technology

Explore games and more with Oculus Rift!

Fri, November 16, 2018 3:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

For ages 13 plus, this drop-in program is a way for you to spend up to 15 minutes using the Oculus Rift Virtual Reality headset! Lots of fun games! Lots of cool education programs.

Young Adult LEAP Teens Video Games

#slayinspirecreate jr.

Fri, November 16, 2018 3:00 P.M.
Charles Santore Library

Learn about different artists and experiment with their style of artwork for yourself. Miss Becca will show different work by an artist and allow children to use different media to make art of their own. This program is intended for children 7 and up.

Young Adult Family Programs Art Teens

Friday Gaming

Fri, November 16, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Cecil B. Moore Library

Enjoy a selection of board games, card games, and Wii games after school every Friday. Intended for school-age children through teens. Day care groups must call to schedule a separate appointment.

Young Adult School Age Family Programs Children Family Games and Gaming Board Games and Role-Playing

Book Arts Workshop: Stab Bindings

Sat, November 17, 2018 10:00 A.M.
Art Department at Parkway Central Library

Stab binding is a family of book binding techniques used for over two thousand years in Japan, China, and Korea though most of the techniques are now known by their Japanese name. Both cathartic and simple, stab bindings are an efficient way to produce elegant books. Using thread to wrap…

Adult Young Adult Senior Arts and Crafts Programs Art Book Arts

Drop-In Computer Help with Maryam

Sat, November 17, 2018 10:00 A.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

MIckey Mouse is Turning 90!

Sat, November 17, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Lovett Memorial Library

Everybody's favorite Mouse is turning 90! Join us for a birthday party full of fun.  For ages 2 and up.

Adult Young Adult School Age Preschool Toddler Family Programs Family

Spanish for Beginners

Sat, November 17, 2018 12:00 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Interested in learning Spanish? Come join our free ongoing Spanish Language workshop, led by workstudy students from the University of Pennsylvania.

Adult Young Adult School Age Workshops and Enrichment Language Study

SAT Prep

Sat, November 17, 2018 12:00 P.M.
Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library

Are you a college bound high school student who is planning to take the SAT? Find out what to expect and how to prepare. Ypui'll get an overview of the subject sections and sample problems. This free program is open to all high school students and will run from 12:00 -3:00 p.m. To save your…

Young Adult Discussion and Participation Other Great Programs Test Preparation

LGBTQ Teen Cafe

Sat, November 17, 2018 1:30 P.M.
Tacony Library

LGBTQ Teen Café 1:30-4:00 Air hockey!  Crafts!  Gaming!  Jigsaw puzzles!  Snacks! Learn something new, meet new friends, or come to just chill. Refreshments provided by Sawtown Tavern

Young Adult Other Great Programs LGBTQ Free Library of Pride

Crochet Club

Sat, November 17, 2018 1:30 P.M.
Kingsessing Library

Come experience the joy of crochet. Whether you’re a beginner or have been crocheting for years, you’ll have fun in this club led by a crochet artist from the community.

Adult Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs Crafts & Hobbies Crochet arts & crafts

Saturday Crafternoons

Sat, November 17, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Fox Chase Library

Calling crafters of all experience levels: come craft with us at the library! Join us for some basic instruction, idea sharing, coordinated projects, and good company. No experience necessary. Intended for adults and young adults. 

Adult Young Adult Senior Arts and Crafts Programs arts & crafts

Portable Studio: Our Stories

Sat, November 17, 2018 2:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Portable Studio Artists Jess Conda and Bethlehem Roberson are professional Philadelphia artists who use theater and music to inspire and explore the boundless ways we all can tell stories, real or imagined, and from different perspectives. In the Wilma Theater’s Portable Studio, you will:…

Adult Young Adult Other Great Programs Discussion and Participation Children
Narrow Events

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