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Nonprofit Legal Clinic

Tue, July 17, 2018 10:00 A.M.
Regional Foundation Center at Parkway Central Library

Attend this  PhillyVIP  legal clinic to ask an attorney about corporate governance issues, trademarks and logos, employees and consultants, contracts and other nonprofit legal issues. Attorneys will walk clients through PhillyVIP/LawWorks' Nonprofit Legal Assessment Checklist…

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Preschool Storytime!

Tue, July 17, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Children's Department at Parkway Central Library

Stories, songs and movement activities for children ages 2 - 5 and their caregivers.  Younger siblings are always welcome.  Free; no reservations required.  Children's Department Story Hour Room *Programs are subject to change.* Find us on Facebook: …

Preschool Family Programs Storytimes Children Education Family Literacy

Teen Writing Club

Tue, July 17, 2018 3:00 P.M.
Teen Center at Parkway Central Library

Practice your creative writing skills and find your voice! We'll have warm-up activities, take-home prompts, writing samples to talk about together, the opportunity to get constructive criticism from your peers, and snacks.   This program will be located in the Teen Center in Philbrick…

Young Adult Workshops and Enrichment Teens

Science Fun with Magnets!

Tue, July 17, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Children's Department at Parkway Central Library

Learn what a magnet is, how it works, and do some cool experiments.  Suggested for ages 4 to 12. 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…

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Wednesday Showcase: Zydeco-A-Go-Go

Wed, July 18, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Children's Department at Parkway Central Library

Let's party like they do down in New Orleans!  Laissez les bon temps roulers, or "Let the good times rolll" with Zydeco-A-Go-Go, the mid-Atlantic's number one zydeco band. Creole zydeco and Cajun two-steps combine with funky New Orleans rhythm and blues and vintage…

School Age Preschool Toddler Family Programs Live Performances

Computer Basics

Wed, July 18, 2018 2:30 P.M.
General Information Department at Parkway Central Library

For users with no previous computer experience learn to use the mouse, search the internet, and sign up for email. Please come to the Tech Lab On the Ground Floor at 2:30 for help with your computer needs.

Adult Computer Classes Computers

Summer Sketch Club

Thu, July 19, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Children's Department at Parkway Central Library

Learn to sketch with Ms.Melissa!  Thursday,  4:00-4:45 PM.  Recommended for ages 6-12.  Call 215-686-5369 for more information.

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Headshots at the BRIC!

Fri, July 20, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Business Resource and Innovation Center at Parkway Central Library

Get a FREE headshot photo taken at the Business Resource & Innovation Center (BRIC)! Headshots are a new service for entrepreneurs, nonprofit professionals, job seekers, and more! Use your photo to enhance your professional portfolio and make your LinkedIn profile stand out among the…

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Fun in the Sun!

Fri, July 20, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Children's Department at Parkway Central Library

Step outside the 20th Street entrance for fun outdoor activities - in the sun and the shade!  Sunscreen provided; all ages. 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…

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Still Life Painting with Mike Geno: Donuts

Sat, July 21, 2018 1:00 P.M.
Culinary Literacy Center at Parkway Central Library

Join fine artist Mike Geno for a hands-on painting and tasting class featuring two of our favorite muses: donuts and coffee from Federal Donuts! Mike will create still life compositions of our culinary models, with an eye towards lighting, rhythm and movement. In a small group setting, you will…

Adult Young Adult Workshops and Enrichment Culinary Literacy Art Cooking & Nutrition

DIY Recording Meetup: Live Recording Pt I.

Sat, July 21, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Music Department at Parkway Central Library

It's time to get back in the studio!  Vadim K  re-ups an exciting new round of  DIY Recording  - a program seeking to democratize the recording process by educating, equipping and empowering the DIY recording community. This new session is in two parts. From the…

Adult Speakers and Lectures Workshops and Enrichment Live Performances

Baby & Toddler Story Time

Mon, July 23, 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: …

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Preschool Storytime!

Tue, July 24, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Children's Department at Parkway Central Library

Stories, songs and movement activities for children ages 2 - 5 and their caregivers.  Younger siblings are always welcome.  Free; no reservations required.  Children's Department Story Hour Room *Programs are subject to change.* Find us on Facebook: …

Preschool Family Programs Storytimes Children Education Family Literacy

Teen Writing Club

Tue, July 24, 2018 3:00 P.M.
Teen Center at Parkway Central Library

Practice your creative writing skills and find your voice! We'll have warm-up activities, take-home prompts, writing samples to talk about together, the opportunity to get constructive criticism from your peers, and snacks.   This program will be located in the Teen Center in Philbrick…

Young Adult Workshops and Enrichment Teens

Science Fun with Chemistry!

Tue, July 24, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Children's Department at Parkway Central Library

Fun facts and cool experiments.  Suggested for ages 5 to 12. 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: http://tinyurl.com/parkwaycentralchildrens…

School Age Family Programs Children Science

Wednesday Showcase: Box of Light: Burble, Fizz, Kaboom!

Wed, July 25, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Children's Department at Parkway Central Library

In Box of Light's playful performance Burble, Fizz Kaboom! , Rand Whipple combines chemical reactions, solutions, molecules and phase changes with a great sense of humor, and a lot of help from the audience.  Students help make liquid lasagna, shatter a marshmallow, and learn what…

School Age Preschool Toddler Family Programs Live Performances

Computer Basics

Wed, July 25, 2018 2:30 P.M.
General Information Department at Parkway Central Library

For users with no previous computer experience learn to use the mouse, search the internet, and sign up for email. Please come to the Tech Lab at 2:30 for help with your computer needs.

Adult Computer Classes Computers

Medicine Making in a Changing Ecosystem: A Hands-On Workshop

Wed, July 25, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Culinary Literacy Center at Parkway Central Library

Humans have been intentionally and inadvertently moving plants around the world for thousands of years. In this hands-on workshop, led by Kelly McCarthy of Attic Apothecary, we'll explore the concept of "invasive species" and use some of Philadelphia's invasive plants to make…

Adult Workshops and Enrichment Culinary Literacy Health

Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha | What the Eyes Don't See: A Story of Crisis, Resistance, and Hope in an American City

Wed, July 25, 2018 7:30 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Cost: FREE

In partnership with the Heinz Endowment and the Campaign for Grade-Level Reading as a feature of GLR Week The dramatic story of the Flint water crisis—the signature environmental disaster of our time—and an inspiring tale of scientific resistance by a relentless physician who stood…

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Summer Sketch Club

Thu, July 26, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Children's Department at Parkway Central Library

Learn to sketch with Ms.Melissa!  Thursday,  4:00-4:45 PM.  Recommended for ages 6-12.  Call 215-686-5369 for more information.

School Age Arts and Crafts Programs Family Programs Art Children arts & crafts Anime & Manga comics and graphic novels
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