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ESL Class

Wed, December 13, 2017 1:30 P.M.
Independence Library

Free weekly ESL class for English language learners every Wednesday from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m. All are welcome! Please email instructor Nad Rosenberg for more information at twnad@techw.com.

Adult New Americans New Americans ESL

Email Basics

Wed, December 13, 2017 1:30 P.M.
Tacony Library

Learn how to set up an email account, send, and recieve emails. Classes are limited to 12. No registration required, please arrive 10 minutes prior to class start time.

Adult Computer Classes Computers Technology

Intermediate ESL classes

Wed, December 13, 2017 2:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

This two and a half hour long class meets twice a week on Tuesdays and Wednesdays during the school year. This class is free and registration is not required, however, regular attendance is recommended. Questions? Call the librarian at 215-685-1758.

Adult New Americans New Americans ESL

Email Basics

Wed, December 13, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library

Learn to use e-mail and set up your own free account.  It will be helpful if you have some basic computer or typing skills, but not required.

Adult Computer Classes Computers

Let’s Speak English! | For International Adults

Wed, December 13, 2017 5:00 P.M.
Independence Library

Join us for a weekly conversation hour and build your confidence in speaking English. Topics may include: small talk, holidays, customs, and common slang. You can practice speaking English in a casual and relaxed environment without examinations. You will be able to make friends with other…

Adult New Americans New Americans ESL

Craft & Chat

Wed, December 13, 2017 5:30 P.M.
Ramonita G. de Rodriguez Library

Do you crochet, knit, cross-stitch, or do other kinds of handwork? Are you learning a new kind of craft? Please join our weekly Craft & Chat at the Rodriguez Library! Bring ongoing projects or start a new one. Limited supplies of certain materials are available.   For more information,…

Adult Young Adult Arts and Crafts Programs Crafts & Hobbies Crochet Knitting

Microsoft Excel Intermediate

Wed, December 13, 2017 5:45 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Learn how to format text, create tables and work with rows and columns beyond a beginner level.  This class is offered on a first come, first served basis. We encourage attendees to come 15 minutes before the start of the class to get a registration ticket at the reference desk, in the…

Adult Computer Classes Computers

Fiber Craft Group

Wed, December 13, 2017 6:00 P.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Fiber artists are invited to join us every Wednesday from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.  Bring your latest project and enjoy an evening of crafting and conversation with fellow artists. Assistance with knitting and crochet projects usually available. All skill levels welcome. 

Adult Young Adult Arts and Crafts Programs Art Crafts & Hobbies Crochet Knitting

Job Seeking 101

Wed, December 13, 2017 6:00 P.M.
Workplace at Parkway Central Library

Learn about Free Library resources to assist you in the job seeking process. We will discuss best practices, resume and cover letter writing, effective search strategies, and online resources. Advance registration is required; please contact the Workplace to register, …

Adult Career Workshops Databases & Electronic Resources Jobs & Job Seekers

Knitting and Crocheting Circle: Craft for a Cause!

Wed, December 13, 2017 6:00 P.M.
Charles Santore Library

This is an informal get together for neighborhood people who knit and crochet. For the next 6 weeks we will be meeting every week to make hats, scarves and mittens to donate to clients of Women Against Abuse. Stop by, hang out or drop off items you make at home.    

Adult Family Programs Crafts & Hobbies Crochet Knitting

English Classes

Wed, December 13, 2017 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

Author Talk: Daniel Biddle & Murray Dubin

Wed, December 13, 2017 6:30 P.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

Authors Daniel Biddle and Murray Dubin will present their book Tasting Freedom: Octavius Catto and the Battle for Equality in Civil War America and sign copies of the book, which will be available for purchase. In Tasting Freedom, Daniel Biddle and Murray Dubin chronicle the life of the…

Adult Discussion and Participation History Book Clubs

Sit and Stitch

Wed, December 13, 2017 6:30 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

Relax with Pre-Holiday Yoga

Wed, December 13, 2017 6:30 P.M.
Falls of Schuylkill Library

Are you already stressed about the holidays?  Come in and let an experienced yoga instructor set your mind (and body) at ease, and learn to relax through breathing and posture.  Participation is optional, but if you want to join in, please wear comfortable clothes and bring a water…

Adult Senior Health Programs Yoga

Yoga for Adults

Wed, December 13, 2017 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

Fiber Craft Group

Wed, December 13, 2017 6:30 P.M.
Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library

Fiber artists and those wanting to learn are invited to join us. Bring your latest project and enjoy an evening of crafting and conversation with fellow artists. Assistance with knitting and crochet projects usually available. All skill levels welcome. 

Adult Young Adult Senior Arts and Crafts Programs Crochet Knitting

Animal Rights - Talk & Discussion

Wed, December 13, 2017 7:00 P.M.
Education Philosophy and Religion Department at Parkway Central Library

Is it morally wrong to eat animal products? Is it acceptable for companies to test products on animals in ways that risk harming or killing them? Is hunting a morally acceptable recreational activity? Professor Brian Berkey, from the Wharton School of Business, will introduce arguments on…

Adult Young Adult School Age Senior Discussion and Participation Speakers and Lectures Social Science Animals and Nature

Open Computer Lab

Thu, December 14, 2017 10:00 A.M.
Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library

Work on your own project in our computer lab.

Adult Computer Classes Computers

Resume Open Lab

Thu, December 14, 2017 11:00 A.M.
Frankford Library

Need help with your resume? Come to our resume open lab with extended laptop time.

Adult Young Adult Computer Classes Computers Jobs & Job Seekers

Overdrive

Thu, December 14, 2017 11:00 A.M.
Tacony Library

Download and learn how to use the Overdrive app.   Classes are limited to 12. No registration required, please arrive 10 minutes prior to class start time.

Adult Computer Classes Computers Databases & Electronic Resources ebooks
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