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Adults Can Learn To Read

Tue, June 19, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Walnut Street West

This ongoing workshop provides one-on-one tutoring for English speaking adults who are struggling with literacy.

Adult Senior Workshops and Enrichment Education Literacy

Medicare 101

Tue, June 19, 2018 1:00 P.M.
Roxborough Library

Are you confused by Medicare Choices?  What do all those letters mean... A, B, C, D..? What's the difference between Plans F, G and N? Join us for an educational seminar to help you understand your options when enrolling with Medicare, retiring, or reviewing your benefits each…

Adult Senior Discussion and Participation Other Great Programs Seniors Health

Healthy Cooking Workshop

Tue, June 19, 2018 1:30 P.M.
Kingsessing Library

Join the Food Trust for a series of free healthy cooking workshops that includes: Low-cost Cooking Ideas Nutrition Tips Food Tastings Giveaways For more information and to register, please contact: Chalise Saunders | csaunders@thefoodtrust.org Funded by USDA's Supplemental Nutrition…

Adult Senior Health Programs Health and Wellness Cooking & Nutrition

Movies at the Library

Tue, June 19, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library

Watch a kid-friendly film with us - all rated PG!  Kids of all ages are welcome.

Young Adult School Age Preschool Toddler Senior Film Screening Movies & Television Summer Reading

CLAY MAKING! with Jennie Shanker & The Clay Studio

Tue, June 19, 2018 2:30 P.M.
Ramonita G. de Rodriguez Library

Join artist Jennie Shanker and The Clay Studio for a free and fun clay making activity! Participants will work with clay while focusing on the theme of community. This program has been supported by The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage. Up to 20 participants of all ages are welcome.…

Adult Young Adult School Age Senior Arts and Crafts Programs Family Programs Summer Reading arts & crafts

Social Justice Roundtable

Tue, June 19, 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!    

Adult Young Adult School Age Senior Discussion and Participation Social Justice

Speaking Forward, Looking Back: An Intergenerational Pride Panel

Tue, June 19, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Join us in the Skyline Room for a discussion of LGBTQIA+ history, identity, language, and what Pride means to folx from a multitude of generations at this moment. Panelists include Elizabeth Coffey Williams, Richard Moten, Ruth Thornton, and Kendall Stevens.  Organized in partnership with…

Adult Young Adult Senior Other Great Programs Discussion and Participation Free Library of Pride

The Soul of the Machine: Can Robots Become Our Friends & Companions?

Wed, June 20, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Senior Services at Parkway Central Library

Dr. Douglas Blank , Associate Professor of Computer Science, Bryn Mawr College, offers an insider’s perspective on the long-term future of robots and their potential to change our lives. Montgomery Auditorium

Senior Speakers and Lectures Central Senior Services Calendar Body, Mind & Spirit Psychology Science

Intermediate ESL Class

Wed, June 20, 2018 12:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

PEDAL@GSE ESL Classes are FREE for adults (17 years+); Registration is preferred. REGISTER IN PERSON AT THE LIBRARY. Classes sponsored by the Penn GSE Educational Linguistics Division.

Adult Senior New Americans New Americans ESL

Debt Collection and Consumer Rights

Wed, June 20, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library

Outstanding debt and collection accounts for consumer debt can be overwhelming and stressful. We teach participants the rights they have as consumers and the obligations of and restrictions placed on debt collection agencies. We also provide participants with the information and tools to be…

Adult Senior Other Great Programs Personal Finance & Investing

Family Fun Night

Wed, June 20, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library

Enjoy a different family-friendly activity each week.  For children of all ages (youngsters should bring their adult caregiver).

Young Adult School Age Preschool Toddler Senior Family Programs Family Summer Reading

Queer Discoveries Film Series | Paris is Burning

Wed, June 20, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Chestnut Hill Library

Join us for a screening of Paris is Burning .  This documentary focuses on drag queens living in New York City and their "house" culture, which provides a sense of community and support for the flamboyant and often socially shunned performers. Groups from each house compete in…

Adult Senior Film Screening LGBTQ Free Library of Pride

Conversational ESL

Wed, June 20, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Join our new Conversation Group at the Walnut Street West Library to practice your English language skills in a relaxed and informal setting. 

Adult Young Adult Senior New Americans New Americans ESL

Adults Can Learn To Read

Thu, June 21, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Walnut Street West

This ongoing workshop provides one-on-one tutoring for English speaking adults who are struggling with literacy.

Adult Senior Workshops and Enrichment Education Literacy

Snake Party!

Thu, June 21, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Cecil B. Moore Library

Kick off our Summer of Wonder with some slithery fun! Snake expert Scott Prior will bring some of his large collection of favorite live snakes - all harmless!  He'll show us some interesting traits such as shedding skin, snake eggs, and a rattlesnake's rattle.  He will…

Adult Young Adult School Age Preschool Senior Discussion and Participation Summer Reading Animals and Nature

Diabetes Self-Management Program

Thu, June 21, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Logan Library

Do you need help controlling your Type 2 Diabetes?  Attend this 6-week session and take charge of your symptoms.  Please plan to attend all six sessions.  If you do, you will receive a free book, CD, and healthy food vouchers. Program runs from 2:00 until 4:30 p.m.  Space is…

Adult Young Adult Senior Health Programs Health

Knitting for All Ages!

Thu, June 21, 2018 3:00 P.M.
Roxborough Library

Bring your needs, yarn and a project to work on (if you have one).  Knitters of all skill levels, and ages are welcome. We'll be here from 3:00 until about 5:45 p.m.

Adult Young Adult Senior Family Programs Knitting

Coffee Klatch

Fri, June 22, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Lawncrest Library

Casual meet-up for adult readers. Enjoy coffee and light snacks as you talk about books, get recommendations, and socialize. 

Adult Senior Discussion and Participation Summer Reading Book Clubs

CityLife Clinic: Adult Nutrition Workshop

Fri, June 22, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Walnut Street West

This workshop, led by a registered dietitian, is being offered by the Agatston Urban Nutrition Initiative's Adult and Senior Nutrition Program in conjunction with CityLife Clinics. The Agatston Urban Nutrition Initiative (AUNI) is a program of the Netter Center for Community Partnerships at…

Adult Senior Health Programs Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Education Health

Author Talk: Saundra Terrell, "Water Thicker Than Blood"

Fri, June 22, 2018 12:00 P.M.
Wynnefield Library

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 love from the one person she craves, and then there's Pearl, whose midnight complexion and…

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