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Paper Boxes and Storage Books Workshop with Amanda D'Amico

Sat, September 23, 2017 10:00 A.M.
Parkway Central Library

The Masu Box is a simple origami structure made of paper. This square box can be used to wrap gifts or store objects, but it can also be adapted with simple bookbinding techniques to make sculptural book objects. In this workshop, we will begin with a box and a lid, and we will play with these…

Adult Young Adult Arts and Crafts Programs arts & crafts Book Arts

Book Discussion Group

Sat, September 23, 2017 11:00 A.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Join us for a book discussion. This month we'll discuss Sandra Cisnero's "The House on Mango Street".  This program includes an audio lecture from The Skeptic's Guide to Great Books. To register and borrow a copy of the book, please see Mr. Kessler in the Humanities…

Adult Discussion and Participation Literature Book Clubs

Open Computer Lab

Sat, September 23, 2017 11:00 A.M.
Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library

Work on your own project in our computer lab.

Adult Computer Classes Hot Spots Computers

Immigration Resources Fair | New Americans

Sat, September 23, 2017 11:00 A.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Are you a new immigrant to the Philadelphia area? Would you like to learn about resources available to you? Stop by and you can learn about employment, housing, health, English classes, and more! PARTIAL LIST OF EXHIBITORS: Esperanza Immigration Legal Services Welcoming Center for New…

Adult Young Adult Family Programs Family New Americans

Open House at the Rosenbach

Sat, September 23, 2017 12:00 P.M.
The Rosenbach

As part of  Smithsonian Magazine ’s Museum Day Live, the Rosenbach will open its doors and invite the public to explore our historic Rosenbach home and rare book library. This event is free and no advance registration is required.

Adult Young Adult School Age Senior Community Events Other Great Programs Art Literature Philadelphia History Rare Books, Manuscripts, & Digital Collections Rosenbach Museum & Library History architecture

Follow Me Through the Gates

Sat, September 23, 2017 12:00 P.M.
Independence Library

Ty has lived in America her whole life, a whole 8 years! Her grandfather has not; he was born in China. Grandfather talks about China a lot, a whole lot. Ty doesn't know much about China, and she thinks Grandfather doesn't know much about her.  Azsori has lived in America her whole…

School Age Family Programs Art Children Family New Americans

Microsoft Excel Intermediate

Sat, September 23, 2017 2:00 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Learn how to format text, create tables and work with rows and columns beyond a beginner level.  This class is offered on a first come, first served basis. We encourage attendees to come 15 minutes before the start of the class to get a registration ticket at the reference desk, in the…

Adult Computer Classes Hot Spots Computers

Open Computer Lab

Sat, September 23, 2017 3:00 P.M.
Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library

Work on your own project in our computer lab.

Adult Computer Classes Hot Spots Computers

Annual Friends'

Sun, September 24, 2017 9:11 A.M.
Chestnut Hill Library

Join us for our annual “Fall for the Arts” book sale.  All proceeds benefit the library.  Stop by for your next great read.

Adult Young Adult School Age Preschool Toddler Senior Community Events

Toddler Storytime

Sun, September 24, 2017 10:30 A.M.
Ramonita G. de Rodriguez Library

Frolic into Fall with our Public Toddler Storytime!  Together, we'll explore stories, songs, and movement. These programs are intended primarily for children from one to three years of age and their caregivers. Siblings are always welcome. For more information, contact our Children's…

Toddler Family Programs Storytimes Children Family

Story Jams in the Garden

Mon, September 25, 2017 10:00 A.M.
Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library

Story Jams is a program dedicated to explorative play and positivity. Join us in the Library garden for stories, music, and a sensory craft experience! In the event of inclement weather, please look for us inside in the children’s section. This program is intended for children ages 2-4…

Preschool Family Programs Storytimes

Job Seeking 101

Mon, September 25, 2017 10:00 A.M.
Workplace at Parkway Central Library

Learn about Free Library resources to assist you in the job seeking process. We will discuss best practices, resume and cover letter writing, effective search strategies, and online resources. Advance registration is required; please contact the Workplace to register,…

Adult Career Workshops Workshops and Enrichment Databases & Electronic Resources Jobs & Job Seekers

Baby & Toddler Story Time

Mon, September 25, 2017 11:00 A.M.
Children's Department at Parkway Central Library

Books, songs, rhymes and bounces for children (birth to 23 months) and their caregivers!. Monday at 11 a.m.  Parkway Central Library Children's Department Ground Floor, 1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103 215.686.5369 ***Programs are subject to change*** Find us on Facebook: …

Toddler Family Programs Children Family Literacy

Open Computer Lab

Mon, September 25, 2017 12:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Use a computer for up to 2 hours. Assistance from library staff is available.  

Adult Computer Classes Career Workshops Computers

ESL Conversation Group

Mon, September 25, 2017 1:00 P.M.
Charles Santore Library

This group is a great way to practice speaking everyday English. ALL are welcome.

Adult New Americans New Americans ESL

Couponing 101

Mon, September 25, 2017 1:00 P.M.
Kingsessing Library

Find out how much you can save with a few couponing tricks! With the increased cost of living, it is more important than ever to find smart ways to save. Having a savings strategy isn’t just for big-ticket items; it starts with the things you buy the most! You’ll be blown away…

Adult Senior Other Great Programs House & Home Personal Finance & Investing

Computer Class

Mon, September 25, 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

Mindfulness Meditation | Chair Yoga

Mon, September 25, 2017 1:30 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Ground your mind and body with Mindfulness Meditation and Chair Yoga. Spend a peaceful half-hour with a guided meditation. Chair yoga is a twist on traditional yoga, making it accessible for any age. This program is for adults.

Adult Family Programs Yoga

Maker Monday

Mon, September 25, 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

Pre-K Wooden Block Party

Mon, September 25, 2017 3:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Preschool children and their parents are welcome to come use their imagination to build new worlds with our wooden blocks in this creative play session.

Preschool Toddler Workshops and Enrichment Family Programs Children Literacy Mathematics STEM Wooden Block Party
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