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Fantasy Roleplaying Club

Wed, February 28, 2018 5:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

CALLING ALL BRAVE WARRIORS AND WIZARDS! Are you interested in Dungeons & Dragons? Ever wanted to play a tabletop roleplaying game(RPG)? Unleash your inner-nerd and come play with us! This new group will meet weekly on Wednesday evenings from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. This is a basic introduction to…

Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs Games and Gaming

Social Networking

Wed, February 28, 2018 5:45 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Learn how to use social networking sites such as Facebook and set up your own Facebook account.  This class is offered on a first come, first served basis. We encourage attendees to arrive 15 minutes before the start of the class to get a registration ticket at the reference desk, in…

Adult Computer Classes Discussion and Participation Other Great Programs Workshops and Enrichment Hot Spots Computers

English Classes

Wed, February 28, 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 to register. Special assistance for adult students to help their children with school work and enrolling young children in daycare and school. All levels welcome! Note:…

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

Get Your Pitch On! - A Freelance February Event

Wed, February 28, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Business Resource and Innovation Center at Parkway Central Library

This interactive workshop will include pitching best practices, dos and don'ts, team activities, and information on the Pitch Corner. The Pitch Corner will be open from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in order for you to practice! This program is being offered as part of…

Adult Career Workshops Business Workshops and Enrichment RFC Program Calendar Fundraising Nonprofit Jobs & Job Seekers Business & Entrepreneurs

Sit and Stitch

Wed, February 28, 2018 6:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Join a circle of knitters and crocheters for an informal evening of needlecrafts.  Any skill level welcome, though formal instruction will not be guaranteed. All are welcome!

Adult Family Programs Crafts & Hobbies Crochet arts & crafts

Conversational ESL

Wed, February 28, 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

Knitting and Crocheting Circle

Wed, February 28, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Charles Santore Library

This is an informal get together for neighborhood people who knit and crochet. Due to popular demand, this program now meets weekly.  

Adult Family Programs Crafts & Hobbies Crochet Knitting

Follow Along the Great Migration

Wed, February 28, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Oak Lane Library

Learn about the Great Migration through an interactive program in which participants move through different spaces in the library, each representing a city and each offering a unique activity and facts about different points in history. Refreshments will be provided.  This program runs…

Adult Young Adult School Age Senior Family Programs One Book, One Philadelphia African American One Book, One Philadelphia

Read, Baby, Read Early Literacy Workshop

Wed, February 28, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Join us for a fun, hands-on workshop for parents and caregivers to share activities that you can do with your baby and young toddler. Refreshments will be provided!  Read, Baby, Read is a series of fun programs for babies, toddlers and their families, using new library spaces and materials…

Adult Young Adult Toddler Baby Family Programs Children Family

Biochemistry of Your Medicine Cabinet and Beyond | A Day in the Life

Wed, February 28, 2018 6:15 P.M.
Independence Library

People regularly take medications for all kinds of conditions, from headaches and upset stomachs to cancer and deadly infections. This course will be a biochemist’s view of how the medicines we take – or hear about in the news – work. Each week will focus on a different drug or…

Adult Health Programs Health

Yoga for Adults

Wed, February 28, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Whitman Library

An inclusive yoga class for people of all skill levels and abilities. Mats are available, or you can bring your own. Wear something comfortable and come to the library for wellness, stretching, and relaxation.

Adult Family Programs Yoga

English Language Circle

Wed, February 28, 2018 6:30 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Join us for a free weekly conversation hour.  Build your confidence in speaking English while meeting other international adults, in a casual learning environment.

Adult New Americans New Americans ESL

ESL Conversation Group

Wed, February 28, 2018 6:30 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

#YouToo? Your Rights & Remedies for Sexual Harassment

Wed, February 28, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

Carol E. Tracy, Executive Director of the Women’s Law Project, and Nancy Ezold, attorney focused on employment law and litigation, will discuss identifying and responding to sexual harassment in the workplace. Q&A to follow discussion. This program will be held in the meeting room on…

Adult Other Great Programs Social Justice

Architectural History of East Falls

Wed, February 28, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Falls of Schuylkill Library

Local historian Joseph Minardi will share an inspiring presentation on Philadelphia's most dynamic period of residential growth - 1890 - 1920.  Much of East Falls' loveliest buildings came out of these two decades, which Joe will highlight with images from his private…

Adult Young Adult Senior Speakers and Lectures Philadelphia History architecture

Preventing Fraus and ID Theft

Wed, February 28, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Greater Olney Library

Scam artists defraud millions of people a year. PFCU will help you learn ways to protect your personal information and stop a scam.  They will also discuss the laws that exist to protect you and help you understand the correct way to tackle identity theft. This event is free, but please…

Adult Workshops and Enrichment

Poetry Is Not a Luxury: A Book Club

Wed, February 28, 2018 7:00 P.M.
Big Blue Marble Bookstore, 551 Carpenter Ln.

Read a selection of poems about the Great Migration—including works by Terrance Hayes, Tyehimba Jess, Crystal Williams, Elizabeth Alexander, and Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon—all written in response to The Migration Series by artist Jacob Lawrence. For more information please…

Adult Workshops and Enrichment One Book, One Philadelphia One Book, One Philadelphia

Black Artists in the Philadelphia Fine Print Workshop

Now through Wed, February 28, 2018 9:00 P.M.
Print and Picture Collection at Parkway Central Library

In honor of Black History Month, the Print and Picture Collection Hallway Gallery is featuring works by African American artists from both the Print and Picture Collection and the Children's Literature Research Collection . Black Artists in the Philadelphia Fine Print Workshop  features…

Adult Young Adult School Age Exhibitions Black History Month African American Art printmaking Print and Picture Collection

Preschool Open House

Thu, March 1, 2018 10:00 A.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

Groups and families with children ages 3-5 are invited to our Thursday morning Open Houses. Kids will get a chance to: Read and enjoy books Play with each other in our interactive play space Register for library cards Borrow books and other library materials Attend storytime at 10:15 and 11:15…

Preschool Family Programs Children

Construction Club

Thu, March 1, 2018 10:00 A.M.
Fumo Family Library

Children aged eight and younger, accompanied by a caregiver, are invited to join us as we build with wooden blocks, magnetic tiles, Lincoln Logs, Mega Bloks, and more, with people, animals, and vehicles to inhabit their creations! In addition to being a lot of fun, construction play supports the…

School Age Preschool Family Programs Children
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