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GWHS Tech Squad Help

Tue, January 22, 2019 11:10 A.M.
Bustleton Library

Do you need help with your email, social media accounts (facebook, instagram, twitter, snapchat), smartphone, tablet, laptop, or the internet? Come and see our community partners from GWHS! Students will be here to help on their lunch period for approximately 30 minutes on selected…

Adult Senior Workshops and Enrichment Community Events Computer Classes Computers Databases & Electronic Resources Digital Collections ebooks Technology Digital Media Seniors Digital Magazines

CareerLink Resume Workshop

Tue, January 22, 2019 12:00 P.M.
Holmesburg Library

Looking for a job? Or a better one? Stop in to see CareerLink! Browse jobs, create a resume, and apply. 12PM - 2PM

Adult Career Workshops Jobs & Job Seekers

Open Computer Lab

Tue, January 22, 2019 12:00 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Work on a special project and get one-on-one assistance. Lab is open for 2 hours. This class is offered on a first come, first served basis and space is limited. Register in the lab, by signing the clipboard.

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Email Basics

Tue, January 22, 2019 12:00 P.M.
Frankford Library

Learn to use e-mail and set up your own free account, upload attachments, and learn how to navigate your email with our Digital Resource Specialist.  Also, utilize our new laptops for extended time.

Adult Computer Classes Computers Technology

Free Workshop for Job Seekers

Tue, January 22, 2019 12:00 P.M.
Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library

Looking for a job?  Get the help you need, right here at the library.  A representative from PA CareerlLik will be here from noon until 2:00 p.m. to help you: Update your resume Learn how to apply for jobs online Find out how to access resources through PA CareerLink

Adult Career Workshops Jobs & Job Seekers

ESL Class - Beginner/ Low Intermediate

Tue, January 22, 2019 12:30 P.M.
Charles Santore Library

This 2-hour class runs once a week, on Tuesdays.  Some basic knowledge of English is expected. Skill level will be assessed in class.  This class is free and registration is not required, however, regular attendance is recommended. Questions?  Call the librarian at 215-686-1766.

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

Read by 4th Family Workshop

Tue, January 22, 2019 1:00 P.M.
Whitman Library

Are you a parent of a birth to 3rd grade child and want help with supporting their reading? Come to a free family (for parents and kids) reading workshop. Participants receive free books, snacks, and strategies to help your child! To register: Contact Reading Captain Erme at…

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Cyber Age Politics: News Industry Reform

Tue, January 22, 2019 1:30 P.M.
Chestnut Hill Library

You are invited to explore, discover, discern, learn & appreciate this talk, as part of our 2019 Speaker Series. Political communication is theater and rhetoric through media.  In this entertaining slide show, local author Stan Cutler will explore our polarized condition, the…

Adult Senior Speakers and Lectures Philadelphia Politics

Healthy Cooking Workshop

Tue, January 22, 2019 1:30 P.M.
Kingsessing Library

Join us for a six week cooking series, A Taste of African Heritage, which celebrates the healthy food traditions of the African Diaspora. Educators from the Food Trust will share low-cost cooking ideas, nutrition tips, tastings, and give-aways! For more information and to register, please…

Adult Senior Health Programs Health and Wellness Cooking & Nutrition

Computer Boot Camp: The Internet

Tue, January 22, 2019 3:00 P.M.
West Oak Lane Library

Take a crash course in computer basics with us - so you can become more comfortable using a computer.   Space is limited and advance registration is suggested; sign up by contacting Ms. Robinson, at the library. 3:00 to 4:30  p.m.  

Adult Computer Classes Computers

Computer Boot Camp: Online Safety

Tue, January 22, 2019 3:00 P.M.
West Oak Lane Library

Take a crash course in computer basics with us - so you can become more comfortable using a computer.   Space is limited and advance registration is suggested; sign up by contacting Ms. Robinson, at the library. 3:00 to 4:30  p.m.  

Adult Computer Classes Computers

Urban Medicine Cabinet

Tue, January 22, 2019 4:00 P.M.
Lillian Marrero Library

Make and take home first aid ointment, herbal steam, and headache lozenges, while learning about the beneficial properties of specific herbs and flowers, and using a variety of apothecary tools and seasonally fresh grown ingredients from Nyambi Naturals Farm.

Adult Young Adult Health Programs One Book, One Philadelphia Health

Computer Basics: Keyboard & Mouse

Tue, January 22, 2019 4:00 P.M.
Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library

Learn computer terms and how to operate a keyboard and mouse.  

Adult Computer Classes Computers

Kensington Through Our Eyes

Now through Tue, January 22, 2019 4:00 P.M.
McPherson Square Library

A photographic exhibition in partnership with the McPherson Square Library and Kensington Voice.  All ages welcome and snacks will be provided. 

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Keyboard Shortcuts: Copy + Paste

Tue, January 22, 2019 5:45 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Learn to use the power in your keyboard to simplify computer tasks.  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 Magazines and Newspapers…

Adult Computer Classes Computers

Anatomy Eats, Part Three: The Musculoskeletal System

Tue, January 22, 2019 6:00 P.M.
Culinary Literacy Center at Parkway Central Library

This class is the third in a series that explores physiological systems of the body by way of cuisine and anatomy. The third class will feature the musculoskeletal system. We will get the chance to taste diaphragm, tendon, and aspic, as prepared by chef Ari Miller, while physician Jonathan…

Adult Young Adult Senior Community Events Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition

Book Discussion: Sing, Unburied, Sing

Tue, January 22, 2019 6:30 P.M.
West Oak Lane Library

Sit down at your local library to discuss this year’s One Book, One Philadelphia selection, a novel about family and time.   Reading the book beforehand is not required to join! Free books will be given out on a first-come basis.  

Adult Discussion and Participation Black History Month One Book, One Philadelphia Literature One Book, One Philadelphia

Yoga for Adults

Tue, January 22, 2019 7:00 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

An inclusive yoga class for people of all skill levels and abilities.  Wear something comfortable and come to the library for wellness, stretching, and relaxation.

Adult Young Adult Senior Health Programs Workshops and Enrichment Yoga

Dani Shapiro | Inheritance: A Memoir of Genealogy, Paternity, and Love

Tue, January 22, 2019 7:30 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Cost: FREE

In conversation with Beth Kephart , the award-winning author of nineteen books, including Going Over , Handling the Truth: On the Writing of Memoir , and Flow: The Life and Times of Philadelphia’s Schuylkill River . Delivering “an eviscerating, raw honesty” ( New York Times…

Adult Author Events Speakers and Lectures Author Events - Free Series Author Events Biography & Autobiography Genealogy Literature General Research Science Hearing Loop

Open Computer Lab

Wed, January 23, 2019 12:00 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Work on a special project and get one-on-one assistance. Lab is open for 2 hours. This class is offered on a first come, first served basis and space is limited. Register in the lab, by signing the clipboard.

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