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Warm Winter Tales for Cozy Storytimes

Tue, February 20, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Independence Library

Let’s share new picture books and classic stories, cheery sing-alongs, movement activities, and adorable “make and take” crafts! You can apply for your child’s very first library card!! For children ages 1 to 4 yrs. with parent/caretaker. Childcare groups : please arrange…

School Age Family Programs Storytimes Children

Kids Can Cook!

Tue, February 20, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Queen Memorial Library

Mobile Cooking Teacher Keisha Prosser will guide us through constructing a simple, delicious family meal - from start to finish.  Learn about healthy cooking and food safety, and taste what you helped create!  This program is for school-age children. Ms. Prosser is ServSafe certified.

School Age Discussion and Participation Cooking & Nutrition

A Celebration of Stories in the African-American Tradition

Tue, February 20, 2018 4:00 P.M.
West Oak Lane Library

Join storyteller Audrey Roll and follow a journey in stories, from Africa to America.  All ages are welcome!

Young Adult School Age Preschool Toddler Senior Black History Month Family Programs African American Family

Kids Yoga

Tue, February 20, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

One hour of FUN kids yoga games! Get active with movement activities to help kids relax, focus, and stretch. FREE! Kids ages 7-12.

School Age Health Programs Children Yoga

LEAP | Games Galore

Tue, February 20, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library

Develop a new habit with our vast and rotating collection of tabletop games. Bring a friend or make some new ones! This program is part of LEAP (Literacy Enrichment Afterschool Program) that provides homework help and literacy activities offered for grades K-12 while school is in session.

Young Adult School Age LEAP Board Games and Role-Playing

Social Justice Roundtable

Tue, February 20, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Logan Library

Are you interested in important issues in your community, your city, and even the world? Do you want to be a part of builidng conversations around issues of social justice? Check out our newly formed Social Justice Roundtable. All ages are welcome. Bring your enthusiasm!  

Young Adult School Age Senior Discussion and Participation Social Justice

Artifacts Tell the Story: A Special Archaeological Adventures Storytime

Wed, February 21, 2018 11:00 A.M.
University of Pennsylvania Museum, 3260 South St.

Join us for a special Storytime inspired by This Is the Rope, when children can explore how objects can carry stories about the past. A Museum Educator will guide a mini tour of Penn Museum's Africa gallery to explore objects related to the book, with opportunities to touch…

School Age Workshops and Enrichment One Book, One Philadelphia One Book, One Philadelphia

Celebrate Chinese New Year and Welcome the Year of the Dog

Wed, February 21, 2018 12:30 P.M.
Independence Library

Join us as we celebrate the Chinese New Year and usher in the Year of the Dog. Students from Holy Redeemer Elementary School will perform exquisite traditional Chinese folk dances. The students will perform the traditional Lion Dance with drummers to chase away evil spirits and also usher a year…

Adult School Age Preschool Toddler Senior Family Programs Other Great Programs New Americans Bilingual Programs

Building Bridges with Books Family Night!

Wed, February 21, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Queen Memorial Library

Families  of K-3rd grade students from Delaplaine McDaniel Elementary School are invited to join us at Queen Memorial Library for literacy games, free books, prizes, and fun for everyone! Please contact the Building Bridges with Books program at 215-686-5372 for more information.

School Age Family Programs Building Bridges with Books

Expressive Prints

Wed, February 21, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Chestnut Hill Library

From dashiki designs to paisleys and plaids, 1970s urban culture was full of fun, funky, and fabulous clothes.  Explore different types of fabric creation, then create and paint your own fabric swatch.  Please arrive a little early as space may be limited.

School Age Arts and Crafts Programs One Book, One Philadelphia Art One Book, One Philadelphia arts & crafts

LEGO Club

Wed, February 21, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library

Children are invited to build, create, and play.

School Age Other Great Programs Children Family LEGO

Wii Wednesdays!

Wed, February 21, 2018 4:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Come play video games on the big screen! Learn new steps, play Just Dance or Dance Dance Revolution on the Wii, and get encouraged to get moving. Our focus is on positive energy, exercise, and healthy choices!  For teens and school-aged children.

School Age Other Great Programs LEAP Children Games and Gaming

Gaming!

Wed, February 21, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Whitman Library

Come play video games on the big screen! Get on your feet with Wii games. For teens and school-aged children.

School Age Family Programs Children Games and Gaming

Craft-er-noons!

Wed, February 21, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Lovett Memorial Library

You provide the imagination, we'll have the supplies.  Recommended for kids age 5 and up.

School Age Arts and Crafts Programs arts & crafts

Film Screening | Tell Them we are Rising

Wed, February 21, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Logan Library

Join us to learn about the Historically Black Colleges & Universities.  For teens and school-age kids.

Young Adult School Age Black History Month Film Screening African American Education

Celebrate Chinese New Year and Welcome the Year of the Dog

Wed, February 21, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Join us as we celebrate the Chinese New Year and usher in the Year of the Dog. Students from Holy Redeemer Elementary School will perform exquisite traditional Chinese folk dances. The students will perform the traditional Lion Dance with drummers to chase away evil spirits and also usher a year…

Adult School Age Preschool Toddler Senior Family Programs New Americans Bilingual Programs

Tune in, Rock Out!

Wed, February 21, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Join Ali Richardson and check out music from the sixties, seventies, and today--then compose your own beats and sounds!

School Age Preschool Other Great Programs One Book, One Philadelphia Children Music One Book, One Philadelphia

Marie Maynard Daly Chemistry Fun!

Wed, February 21, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Eastwick Library

Learn about African American chemist and scientist Marie Maynard Daly. Learn some chemistry and have fun conducting various chemistry activities! 

School Age Black History Month African American Children STEM

Dance to the Music

Wed, February 21, 2018 5:00 P.M.
Haverford Library

Try your hand—or rather—feet, at some dance steps of the 1960s and ‘70s, and see their influence on how you and your friends dance today! 

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

Chess Club

Wed, February 21, 2018 5:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Join other kids (ages 6-18), to learn and play chess. Wednesdays from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Applications are available upstairs on the Second Floor. Adult volunteers needed!  Contact: wswlibraryfriends@gmail.com. Programming coordinated through The Friends of Walnut Street West Library.

Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs Chess
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