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Who Killed the Lindbergh Baby?

Wed, October 24, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Fox Chase Library

On March 1, 1932, the twenty-month old son of noted aviator Charles Lindbergh was kidnapped from his home near Highlands, New Jersey. On May 12, his decaying body was discovered nearby. Bruno Richard Hauptmann was arrested for the crime, tried, was found guilty, and was executed. Writer H.L.…

Adult Discussion and Participation Speakers and Lectures History

Local Author: Shawn Fulton

Tue, October 30, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Logan Library

Meet local author Shawn Fulton!  She wrote two children's books - Mom Can I Go? and Mom Can I Help?  in the "Adventures with Daquan and Nasir" series.

Adult School Age Preschool Speakers and Lectures

Author Talk: Vicky Cohen and Ruth Cox

Wed, November 7, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

Vicky Cohen and Ruth Fox will present their cookbook Tahini and Turmeric and sign copies of the book, which will be available for purchase. Tahini and Turmeric modernizes Middle Eastern cuisine with dishes that celebrate a plant-based sensibility, many of them created with an eye toward…

Adult Speakers and Lectures Cooking & Nutrition

11.11.18 – The Centennial of the End of World War I

Tue, November 13, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Fox Chase Library

November 11 marks the end of “the war to end all wars,” in which nine million combatants and seven million civilians died. This program will emphasize America’s involvement in the war and will examine in detail the last hours leading up to Armistice at the eleventh hour of the…

Adult Discussion and Participation Speakers and Lectures History

11.11.18 – The Centennial of the End of World War I

Wed, November 14, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Fox Chase Library

November 11 marks the end of “the war to end all wars,” in which nine million combatants and seven million civilians died. This program will emphasize America’s involvement in the war and will examine in detail the last hours leading up to Armistice at the eleventh hour of the…

Adult Discussion and Participation Speakers and Lectures History

Author Talk: Irene Levy Baker

Wed, November 14, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

  Author Irene Levy Baker will present her book Unique Eats and Eateries of Philadelphia and sign copies of the book, which will be available for purchase. The book tells the sweet and spicy stories behind 90 Philadelphia’s restaurants and Irene will share some of those stories plus…

Adult Speakers and Lectures Philadelphia Philadelphia History

Feng Shui 101!

Thu, November 15, 2018 7:00 P.M.
Education Philosophy and Religion Department at Parkway Central Library

Come and see how to move your chi! Join us for a fun and informative session all about Feng Shui. Learn how you can use this ancient Chinese practice to improve all aspects of your life - from relationships to money. You’ll get a better understanding of what Feng Shui is and how to apply…

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