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Let's Speak English | For International Adults

Sat, January 20, 2018 1:00 P.M.
Ramonita G. de Rodriguez Library

Join us for a weekly conversation hour and build your confidence in speaking English. Topics may include: small talk, holidays, customs, and common slang. You can practice speaking English in a casual and relaxed environment without examinations. You will be able to make friends with other…

Adult Discussion and Participation New Americans New Americans ESL - English as a Second Language

Harry Potter Fun

Sat, January 20, 2018 1:30 P.M.
Lovett Memorial Library

Join us for an afternoon of all things Harry Potter.  We'll have coloring pages, bookmark and potion making and of course a movie (chosen by the group).  We'll have all the magical supplies you will need.  This program is for  kids ages 5 and up, and runs from…

School Age Other Great Programs Movies & Television arts & crafts

The Fumo Gaming Club

Sat, January 20, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

The Fumo Gaming Club is an inclusive, bully-free, and sensory-friendly club for kids who enjoy games of all kinds. Card Games, Console Games, Board Games, Tablet Games, Roleplaying Games, and more!  Bring a favorite game from home, or use the library's collection. Attendance is free,…

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

Follow Along the Great Migration

Sat, January 20, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Fox Chase Library

Learn about the Great Migration through an interactive program in which participants move through different spaces in your library, each representing a city and each offering a unique activity and facts about different points in history. 

Young Adult School Age Family Programs One Book, One Philadelphia One Book, One Philadelphia

Saundra Terrell: Water Thicker Than Blood, Book Talk and Signing

Sat, January 20, 2018 3:00 P.M.
Wynnefield Library

Join Saundra Terrell to discuss her book, "Water Thicker Than Blood".  In Water Thicker Than Blood, Terrell tells a story of love, family, sadness, and hurt, but mainly of the challenges we face when trying to forgive ourselves and others. Johnny Mae can never receive the…

Adult Young Adult Senior Speakers and Lectures

Open Computer Lab

Sat, January 20, 2018 3:00 P.M.
Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library

Work on your own project in our computer lab.

Adult Computer Classes Computers

Saturday Concert Series | Temple University Divertimento Woodwind Trio

Sat, January 20, 2018 3:00 P.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

The Temple University Divertimento Woodwind Trio features Cameron Harper on clarinet, Christina Kuntz on oboe, and Kaitlyn Sibre on flute.  The Trio will be performing two shorter pieces; one a composition written in the early 20th century by the French composer Paul deWailly titled…

Adult Family Programs Music

Changing Norms: A Pop Art Class

Sun, January 21, 2018 12:00 P.M.
Paradigm Gallery + Studio, 746 S. 4th St.

The 1960s shook up mainstream culture, including the art scene: out went “high art” concepts of mythology and classic history, and in came a vibrant celebration of everyday life, inspired by pop culture. Create your own pop art based on this colorful and iconic style. Workshops will…

Adult Young Adult Community Events Workshops and Enrichment One Book, One Philadelphia One Book, One Philadelphia

Mighty Poets Workshop

Sun, January 21, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Mighty Writers South, 1501 Christian St.

Using the memoir-in-poems Brown Girl Dreaming as a guide, young poets are invited to tell their life stories through spoken word over the course of five sessions, and present their works in a culminating Poetry Slam. Click here to register.  Sunday, January 14 Sunday, January 21 Sunday,…

Young Adult Workshops and Enrichment One Book, One Philadelphia One Book, One Philadelphia

Baby & Toddler Story Time

Mon, January 22, 2018 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

Guard Against Identity Theft

Mon, January 22, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Queen Memorial Library

This workshop provides an overview of identity theft (ID): what it is, the impact, prevention measures and recovery steps. Participants leave the class with information on how to prevent ID theft, how to obtain and use their credit report and steps to take to prevent or recover from being…

Senior Other Great Programs Seniors

Computer Help

Mon, January 22, 2018 12:00 P.M.
Wynnefield Library

Make an appointment for one-on-one computer help with a Digital Resource Specialist. To request an appointment, email WadeW@freelibrary.org or WyldeR@freelibrary.org. Available every Monday! Or attend a class!  Class sessions are held Mondays at 1:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.…

Adult Young Adult Senior Computer Classes Computers Technology

ESL Conversation Group

Mon, January 22, 2018 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

Open Computer Lab

Mon, January 22, 2018 2:30 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

Maker Monday

Mon, January 22, 2018 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

Wooden Block Party

Mon, January 22, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Join us to play with wooden blocks in the library. Children ages 3 to 6 and their caregivers are encouraged to imagine, build, and create!

Preschool Toddler Family Programs Children Literacy Mathematics STEM Wooden Block Party

Meatless Mondays

Mon, January 22, 2018 3:45 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Join Chef Char Nolan for Meatless Mondays, an interactive class on vegan cooking for all ages.

Adult Young Adult Health Programs Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Health

Anime & Manga Discussion Group for Kids & Teens

Mon, January 22, 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

Computer Help

Mon, January 22, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Wynnefield Library

Make an appointment for one-on-one computer help with a Digital Resource Specialist. To request an appointment, email WadeW@freelibrary.org or WyldeR@freelibrary.org. Available every Monday! Or attend a class!  Class sessions are held Mondays at 1:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.…

Adult Young Adult Senior Computer Classes Computers Technology

Let It Snow! Winter Celebration

Mon, January 22, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Richmond Library

Celebrate the season! Snowy stories, crafts, and games for a cold winter day. For children and families.

School Age Family Programs Storytimes Children
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