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Slime Time

Mon, December 10, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Torresdale Library

Join us as we experiment with common household ingredients to create squishy, fluffy, glittery, and scented slime! 

Young Adult School Age LEAP Children Science STEM

Anime & Manga Discussion Group for Kids & Teens

Mon, December 10, 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

Board Game Bonanza!

Mon, December 10, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Children's Department at Parkway Central Library

From Chutes and Ladders to Connect 4, from Bingo to Twister, play some games and make some friends!   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…

School Age Other Great Programs Children Board Games and Role-Playing

Read With A Dog!

Mon, December 10, 2018 4:15 P.M.
Falls of Schuylkill Library

School age kids - ages  6 to 12 - are invited to come read independently with Orchid, a certified therapy dog, and share a new book or an old favorite in a judgement free space.  Dogs love to hear stories! Space may be limited.  Groups cannot be accommodated at this…

School Age Other Great Programs PAWS Read to a Dog

Yoga

Mon, December 10, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Greater Olney Library

Stretch and breathe deeply in preparation for the week ahead 

School Age Workshops and Enrichment Children Yoga

Bee Bots

Mon, December 10, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Eastwick Library

Children will have fun coding using Bee Bot robots in this exciting STEM program

School Age Other Great Programs STEM

SmART Readers

Mon, December 10, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Torresdale Library

Students ages 7-12 can join us for an exciting visual art and literacy program! A visiting artist will engage students in fun art making experiences tied to literacy skills. Space is limited and registration is encouraged! See the Children's Librarian for more information and to register.…

School Age Family Programs Children

English Conversation Group

Mon, December 10, 2018 5:30 P.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

Please join us for a free conversation hour as you build your confidence in speaking English. Topics may involve small talk, holidays and customs, and common slang. Participants will get to practice speaking in a casual environment and meet other international adults. This program will be held…

Adult New Americans New Americans ESL

Let's Speak English | For International Adults

Mon, December 10, 2018 5:30 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

Overdose Awareness and Reversal Training

Mon, December 10, 2018 6:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

FREE training on how to reverse the effects of an opioid overdose using naloxone presented by the Philadelphia Department of Public Health. To register please go to  overdose.prevention@phila.gov. Walk-ins are welcome!

Adult Health Programs Health

Settlement Music School's High School Choir

Mon, December 10, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Lovett Memorial Library

The High School Choir will perform for us once again. Their voices are heavenly! . 

Young Adult School Age Preschool Senior Live Performances Music

Drop-in Writing Help from University of Pennsylvania Faculty

Mon, December 10, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Free help with: Resumes Cover Letters Filling out Forms ( unable to help with legal, financial, or tax documents) Writing Projects College/School Papers Letters

Adult Other Great Programs Career Workshops Free Library of Philadelphia Programs & Services

Navigating the Justice System: Landlord-Tenant Court

Mon, December 10, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Going to Housing Court can be an overwhelming experience both for landlords and tenants. This presentation will help build knowledge and confidence by guiding you through the process. It will cover how a case gets to court, courtroom etiquette, what happens in the courtroom, and the physical…

Adult Young Adult Workshops and Enrichment Law Social Justice

Online Safety

Mon, December 10, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Bustleton Library

Students will learn best practices for increasing their safety and privacy online. Please call (215-685-0472) or visit branch to sign-up.

Adult Young Adult Senior Computer Classes Hot Spots Computers

Nonprofit Nerds Meetup: Nonprofit Social Media Engagement Strategies for 2019

Mon, December 10, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Regional Foundation Center at Parkway Central Library

Expand your organization's reach on social media in 2019 with Nonprofit Nerds! Join our panel of marketing and communications experts to learn about trends that will drive engagement on your nonprofit's social media accounts. Bring your questions and your laptop to follow along! Our…

Adult Discussion and Participation Speakers and Lectures Workshops and Enrichment RFC Program Calendar Fundraising Nonprofit Jobs & Job Seekers

English Classes

Mon, December 10, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Tacony Library

Free English Classes in Tacony for New Americans provided by the IndoChinese-American Council  Call 215-457-0272 ext 108 for information or to register. All levels welcome!  

Adult New Americans New Americans ESL ESL - English as a Second Language

The Poets of the First World War - A Reading

Mon, December 10, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Literature Department at Parkway Central Library

Join us for a commemoration of the centennial of the armistice that ended the Great War.  A selection of local poets will present some of the most powerful poems of the "War to End All Wars". Parkway Central Library Literature Department December 10, 2018 6:00 pm. Lobby For…

Adult Young Adult Live Performances Literature Poetry

Intelligent by Design Nonfiction Book Group | What the Qur’an Meant and Why it Matters by Gary Wills

Mon, December 10, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Independence Library

Do you enjoy reading? We read critically acclaimed nonfiction old and new. All readers welcome. For additional information, please call 215- 685-1633. Directing himself to those who know little about Islam beyond what they glean from unsavory headlines, this Pulitzer Prize winning Western…

Adult Other Great Programs Book Clubs

Visit with Santa

Mon, December 10, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Bustleton Library

Visit with Santa, bring your list, take a picture, sing songs, and hear a story.

School Age Preschool Toddler Family Programs Storytimes Holiday Storytimes
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