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Guess What This Is?

Tue, February 19, 2019 3:30 P.M.
Widener Library

Participants will guess at what various liquids are by using their senses of smell and feel to see if they can correctly name them.      

School Age LEAP Family Programs Children Education Family Free Library of Philadelphia Makers & Makerspaces Teens STEM

LEAP into Science

Tue, February 19, 2019 3:30 P.M.
Ramonita G. de Rodriguez Library

Come do science experiments with us!   Our Teen Leader Assistant, Tianna will host a program featuring one of our LEAP into Science kits.

School Age LEAP Family Programs Children Family Makers & Makerspaces Science Teens STEM

DIY Virtual Reality Glasses

Tue, February 19, 2019 3:30 P.M.
McPherson Square Library

McPherson Square is hosting a virtual reality program on today.  If you enjoy that program, stay afterward and make a pair of VR glass to take home.  

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Virtual Reality Program

Tue, February 19, 2019 3:30 P.M.
McPherson Square Library

McPherson Square is excited to host a virtual reality program.  We will have two virtual reality glasses and several choices of programs to run.  Come join us.    

School Age Family Programs Children Education Family Free Library of Philadelphia Technology Teens STEM

Book Discussion: Ghost Boys

Tue, February 19, 2019 4:00 P.M.
Nicetown-Tioga Library

Sit down at your local library to discuss social injustice and its role in Jewell Parker Rhodes’ novel, Ghost Boys .   Reading the book beforehand is not required to join! Free books will be given out on a first-come basis.  

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Tech Club

Wed, February 20, 2019 3:30 P.M.
Ramonita G. de Rodriguez Library

Come learn about technology with us!  Our Teen Leader Assistant, Elba and Damon will host a program for the children to learn and work with technology.

School Age LEAP Family Programs Children Family Makers & Makerspaces Technology Teens STEM

Teen Resume Workshop

Wed, February 20, 2019 3:30 P.M.
McPherson Square Library

Hey Teens, it is cold outside, but deadlines for summer jobs will be fast approaching.  Make sure that you are ready.  Starting today, come to McPherson Square and get help making a resume.  

School Age LEAP Free Library of Philadelphia Jobs & Job Seekers Makers & Makerspaces Teens

DIY Virtual Reality Glasses

Wed, February 20, 2019 3:30 P.M.
McPherson Square Library

McPherson Square has a pair of VR glasses this week.  Come try them.  If you enjoy using the VR glass, make a pair of VR glass out of cardboard to take home.  

School Age LEAP Family Programs Children Education Family Free Library of Philadelphia Makers & Makerspaces Technology Teens STEM

Youth Yoga and Mindfulness Workshop

Wed, February 20, 2019 4:30 P.M.
Lillian Marrero Library

We will learn about mindfulness as a practice and simple ways to incorporate it into your everyday life.

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Minecraft community

Thu, February 21, 2019 3:00 P.M.
Kensington Library

Come join our Minecraft community at the Kensington library!  We host a Minecraft session in the computer lab every Thursday from 3-5:30 p.m., where we build everything from farms and villages to swank modern homes. We have our own Minecraft Realm, a persistent server which allows us all to…

School Age Family Programs LEAP Children Computers Education Family Free Library of Philadelphia Games and Gaming Makers & Makerspaces Technology Teens Minecraft Video Games

Teens! Explore Virtual Reality Gaming with Oculus Rift

Thu, February 21, 2019 3:00 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Experience Virtual Reality at the Free Library using the Oculus Rift! Try out cutting edge movies, video games, and interactive experiences in ways you never have before. For Teens and Adults 13+!  3-5PM. Please arrive 15 minutes early to sign up in the Computer Lab. 

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Sewing club

Thu, February 21, 2019 3:30 P.M.
Ramonita G. de Rodriguez Library

Enjoy learning the basic techniques of sewing on a real sewing machine.

School Age LEAP Family Programs Children Education Family Free Library of Philadelphia Makers & Makerspaces Teens arts & crafts

DIY Virtual Reality Glasses

Thu, February 21, 2019 3:30 P.M.
McPherson Square Library

McPherson Square has a pair of VR glasses this week.  Come try them.  If you enjoy using the VR glass, make a pair of VR glass out of cardboard to take home.  

School Age LEAP Family Programs Children Education Family Free Library of Philadelphia Makers & Makerspaces Technology Teens STEM

Teen Reading Lounge

Thu, February 21, 2019 4:00 P.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

Attention teens in grades 7-12! Are you looking for a community service opportunity this year? Are you passionate about your world and your future? Then, please join us for the Winter Session of Teen Reading Lounge (TRL). We will explore the topics of racism and police…

Young Adult Discussion and Participation Teens Teen Reading Lounge

Teen Third Thursday

Thu, February 21, 2019 4:30 P.M.
Frankford Library

Come have fun doing various activities and games. Snacks provided. Teens Only

Young Adult Workshops and Enrichment Teens

#slayinspirecreate jr.

Fri, February 22, 2019 3:00 P.M.
Charles Santore Library

Learn about different artists and experiment with their style of artwork for yourself. Miss Becca will show different work by an artist and allow children to use different media to make art of their own. This program is intended for children 7 and up.

Young Adult Family Programs Art Teens

Movie Matinee

Mon, February 25, 2019 4:00 P.M.
Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library

Enjoy an after school movie at the library.

Young Adult School Age Preschool Film Screening Children Teens

Authors Up Close: Marquis Bey

Mon, February 25, 2019 6:30 P.M.
Falls of Schuylkill Library

Cost: FREE

Marquis Bay will discuss his new book " Them Goon Rules:  Essays on Radical Black Feminism" (due out February 2019), which reads like a critical memoir and queries the function and implications of politicizing Blackness, Black feminism, and queerness. " Them Goon Rules"…

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