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Family Reading Group: Another Brooklyn

Sat, February 24, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Logan Library

To spark multigenerational conversations, we'll hear selected passages from the featured book Another Brooklyn , as well as companion books and other stories. Share your thoughts with the group. All ages welcome. 

Adult Young Adult School Age Senior Discussion and Participation One Book, One Philadelphia African American One Book, One Philadelphia

Everybody Ready 3.0 | Personal Preparedness Training for Philadelphia Community Members

Sat, February 24, 2018 2:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

This 2-hour, interactive training is being offered by the Philadelphia Department of Public Health (PDPH) Bioterrorism & Public Health Preparedness (BT) Program.  Each individual who completes the training will receive a certificate of completion, a mini preparedness kit and Everybody…

Adult Health Programs Health

English Club

Sat, February 24, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Torresdale Library

Join our new group to meet people and practice speaking english in a relaxed atmosphere.  For more informaiton call Ann at 215.685.0494.

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

Support Group for Asian LGBTQ Community

Sat, February 24, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Independence Library

This is a group aimed at providing support for Asian LGBTQ Community. All the group sessions will be held under confidentiality. We aim to provide sound support within the group and discuss issues related to identity, relationships, stress and other problems and solutions related to the Asian…

Adult Other Great Programs LGBTQ

The Fumo Gaming Club

Sat, February 24, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

The Fumo Gaming Club is an inclusive, bully-free, and sensory-friendly club for kids who enjoy games of all kinds. Card Games, Console Games, Board Games, Tablet Games, Roleplaying Games, and more!  Bring a favorite game from home, or use the library's collection. Attendance is free,…

Young Adult School Age Family Programs Children Games and Gaming Teens Board Games and Role-Playing

Lego Playtime

Sat, February 24, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Frankford Library

Come to build with our Lego collection along other kids ages 6 to 12.  Your host will be children’s librarian Mr. Pagán. Call or stop by to sign up.

School Age Family Programs LEGO

Board Game Bonanza!

Sat, February 24, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Come play at the library! Board games are back and we’ve got games galore for kids, teens and adults.  Learn to play Chess, Checkers, Scrabble, Settlers of Catan, Connect 4, banana grams, Jenga and more.  Bring your friends. You can even bring your own game – new or old,…

Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs Games and Gaming

Film Screening: Akeelah and the Bee

Sat, February 24, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

In honor of Black History Month, please join us for a free screening of the family-friendly film Akeelah and the Bee. This program will be held in the meeting room on the library’s lower level and we regret there is no elevator.

Adult Young Adult Black History Month Family Programs

Octavius V. Catto: A Legacy for the 21st Century

Sat, February 24, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Oak Lane Library

Interactive workshop for the whole family featuring hands-on activities, examination of primary sources, and a screening of History Making Productions' Octavius V. Catto: A Legacy for the 21st Century followed by a discussion led by local Catto experts. Octavius V. Catto was a 19th…

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

A Wrinkle In Time Book Club

Sat, February 24, 2018 2:30 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Weekly reading of the famous book and other activities. Read the book before the movie release! Pre-registration required.

School Age Family Programs Children Family Book Clubs

Open Computer Lab

Sat, February 24, 2018 3:00 P.M.
Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library

Work on your own project in our computer lab.

Adult Computer Classes Computers

Black History Month Film Screening: The Watsons Go to Birmingham

Sat, February 24, 2018 3:00 P.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Join us for a screening of the film adaptation of The Watsons Go to Birmingham – 1963, the story of an African-American family’s road trip from Flint, Michigan to Birmingham, Alabama in 1963 and the tragic events that take place. Based on the book by Christopher Paul Curtis.

Adult Young Adult School Age Black History Month Film Screening Family Programs

Builders Club

Sun, February 25, 2018 1:30 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

We provide blocks, LEGOs, and other building supplies, you bring your imagination! Open to children of all ages.

School Age Preschool Family Programs Children

Sundays on Stage: Two of a Kind

Sun, February 25, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

The award-winning musical duo Two of a Kind presents an interactive family concert featuring songs about reading, books and the library, with lots of singing, movement, and puppets. This series is made possible by funding from the Philadelphia City Institute Board of Managers. Montgomery…

Adult Young Adult School Age Preschool Toddler Senior Family Programs Live Performances Sundays on Stage Children Family Music

Family Preschool Storytime

Mon, February 26, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Lawncrest Library

Stories, Music, and Movement for children ages 2-5 and their caretakers. Day Care and Preschool Groups must contact the librarian for individual appointments.

Preschool Family Programs Storytimes Children

Baby & Toddler Story Time

Mon, February 26, 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: …

Toddler Family Programs Children Family Literacy

Mindfulness Meditation | Chair Yoga

Mon, February 26, 2018 12:30 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Ground your mind and body with Mindfulness Meditation and Chair Yoga. Spend a peaceful half-hour with a guided meditation. Chair yoga is a twist on traditional yoga, making it accessible for any age. This program is for adults. Newcomers please attend the 12:30 p.m. class. Our 2:00 p.m. Chair…

Adult Family Programs Yoga

Urban League Career Development | Rediscover yourself, Find your future, Make New Choices!

Mon, February 26, 2018 12:30 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

This FREE Career Development course will include the following topics: Identifying your gifts or talents Job or education placement assistance Creating an impactful resume Strengthening interviewing skills Assertiveness training Assistance with job placement, creating a resume, and strengthening…

Adult Career Workshops

ESL Conversation Group

Mon, February 26, 2018 1:00 P.M.
Charles Santore Library

This group is a great way to practice speaking everyday English. ALL are welcome.

Adult New Americans New Americans ESL

Open Computer Lab

Mon, February 26, 2018 2:30 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Use a computer for up to 2 hours. Assistance from library staff is available.  

Adult Computer Classes Career Workshops Computers
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