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Good Fiction Book Group

Mon, February 26, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Independence Library

Join us the last Monday of the month from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. We read critically acclaimed fiction, old and new.  No stress. No tests. Just congenial conversation with other fiction lovers.  Please call or email librarian Marianne Banbor to sign up for the book group, and get the title…

Adult Other Great Programs Book Clubs

Bella Vista Book Club

Mon, February 26, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Charles Santore Library

This month's book is the One Book One Philadelphia selection, Another Brooklyn, by Jacqueline Woodson. Join the Conversation!

Adult Other Great Programs One Book, One Philadelphia Book Clubs

Bella Vista Book Club

Mon, February 26, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Charles Santore Library

Join this friendly group to discuss a new book each month.  This month’s selection is The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion.

Adult Other Great Programs One Book, One Philadelphia Book Clubs

Prospect Research and the Small Nonprofit

Tue, February 27, 2018 10:00 A.M.
Regional Foundation Center at Parkway Central Library

Effective prospect research for nonprofit organizations takes strategic thinking and a solid understanding of your organization resources. In this two hour, facilitator-led discussion you will: learn the principals involved in prospect research be introduced to research tools designed to aid…

Adult Discussion and Participation Other Great Programs Workshops and Enrichment RFC Program Calendar Fundraising Nonprofit

Teen Tuesday

Tue, February 27, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Teen Center at Parkway Central Library

For more than 10 years, Teen Tuesday has been an afternoon of snacks and socializing. Join us as we play our favorite board and video games, create arts and crafts projects, and enjoy some snacks! This program will be located in Room 108.

Young Adult Other Great Programs Games and Gaming Technology Teens Board Games and Role-Playing Video Games arts & crafts

Teen Game Tuesday

Tue, February 27, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library

Calling all teenagers!   Chess, Uno, Monopoly, and much more!  Get together with friends, meet new people, and feel free to bring your own game to share. From 3:30 to 5:30 pm.

Young Adult Other Great Programs Games and Gaming Teens

Preschool Storytime

Wed, February 28, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Andorra Library

We will read a few books, dance to a few songs, and learn a new rhyme with Sign Language along with Children's Librarian Miss Molly.

Preschool Toddler Other Great Programs Storytimes

Open Computer Lab

Wed, February 28, 2018 12:00 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

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

Adult Computer Classes Other Great Programs Computers

Wii Wednesdays!

Wed, February 28, 2018 4:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Come play video games on the big screen! Learn new steps, play Just Dance or Dance Dance Revolution on the Wii, and get encouraged to get moving. Our focus is on positive energy, exercise, and healthy choices!  For teens and school-aged children.

School Age Other Great Programs LEAP Children Games and Gaming

Wii Wednesdays

Wed, February 28, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Frankford Library

Come play your favorite Wii games with Mr. Vince on the fourth Wednesday of the month.  For teens and school-aged kids.

Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs Games and Gaming Video Games

Chess Club

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

Join other kids (ages 6-18), to learn and play chess. Wednesdays from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Applications are available upstairs on the Second Floor. Adult volunteers needed!  Contact: wswlibraryfriends@gmail.com. Programming coordinated through The Friends of Walnut Street West Library.

Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs Chess

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

#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

State Representative Morgan Cephas Mobile Office Hours

Thu, March 1, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Overbrook Park Library

STATE REPRESENTATIVE MORGAN CEPHAS is bringing State services to YOU! Staff will be on hand to assist with any state-related issues or programs including: Property Tax/Rent Rebate LIHEAP PACE/PACENET PennDOT Applications Mobile office hours are from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information,…

Adult Young Adult Senior Other Great Programs Government Information

T’ai Chi

Thu, March 1, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Based on Chinese soft-style martial arts, modern T’ai Chi is best known as a gentle slow-motion exercise that improves balance, leg strength, relaxation, deep breathing, calmness, focus and alertness. Please wear comfortable clothing. Registration is required. To register, please call…

Adult Other Great Programs Health & Fitness

Tabletop Thursday

Thu, March 1, 2018 3:30 P.M.
Teen Center at Parkway Central Library

Get your game on at the Teen Center with RPG sessions and our expansive collection of board games!

Young Adult Other Great Programs Games and Gaming Teens Board Games and Role-Playing

Break into Baking for Teens

Thu, March 1, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Logan Library

Find out what it takes to start your own baking business.  Ms. O (Founder and CEO of Aunt Orphia's Pound Cake Company) will tell the story of her pound cake company. We'll also decorate a dollop!  Using a slice of pound cake and a dollop of icing (provided), we'll decorate…

Young Adult Career Workshops Other Great Programs Cooking & Nutrition Business & Entrepreneurs

Afterschool Chess Club

Thu, March 1, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Join the Fumo Family Library Chess Club.  All skill levels are welcome. Even if you have never played before, we will teach you. 

Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs Chess

Cub Scouts

Thu, March 1, 2018 5:15 P.M.
Paschalville Library

Cub Scouting is fun!  Do you like to learn by doing? This is just the place. You can learn to tie knots, set up a tent, or shoot a bow and arrow (archery). Have you ever cooked a meal on a campfire? Sent a secret code to a buddy? Built a birdhouse? Hiked? Kids in first through fifth grade…

School Age Other Great Programs
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