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Board Game Bonanza!

Mon, November 26, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Children's Department at Parkway Central Library

From Chutes and Ladders to Connect 4, from Bingo to Twister, play some games and make some friends!   Parkway Central Library Children's Department Ground Floor, 1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103 215.686.5369 ***Programs are subject to change*** Find us on…

School Age Other Great Programs Children Board Games and Role-Playing

Read With A Dog!

Mon, November 26, 2018 4:15 P.M.
Falls of Schuylkill Library

School age kids - ages  6 to 12 - are invited to come read independently with Orchid, a certified therapy dog, and share a new book or an old favorite in a judgement free space.  Dogs love to hear stories! Space may be limited.  Groups cannot be accommodated at this…

School Age Other Great Programs PAWS Read to a Dog

Game Time Mondays

Mon, November 26, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Thomas F. Donatucci, Sr. Library

Enjoy our large and rotating collection of tabletop games with our friendly LEAP staff. For additional information, please contact the librarian at 215-685-1755. LEAP (Literacy Enrichment Afterschool Program) homework help and literacy activities offered for grades K-12 while school is…

Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs Games and Gaming

Drop-in Writing Help from University of Pennsylvania Faculty

Mon, November 26, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Free help with: Resumes Cover Letters Filling out Forms ( unable to help with legal, financial, or tax documents) Writing Projects College/School Papers Letters

Adult Other Great Programs Career Workshops Free Library of Philadelphia Programs & Services

Autumn Storytime

Tue, November 27, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Lovett Memorial Library

Join Ms. Dana for stories, songs and silliness.  Recommended for ages 2 and up, and their parents and caregivers.

Preschool Other Great Programs Storytimes

Toddler and Preschool Storytime

Tue, November 27, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Charles Santore Library

Let’s read stories, sing songs, and dance together! This program is intended for children 15 months to 4 years old, and their caregivers. 

Preschool Toddler Other Great Programs Storytimes Children

Open Computer Lab

Tue, November 27, 2018 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.

Adult Computer Classes Other Great Programs Hot Spots

A Free Tour of Philadelphia: The Changing City Exhibition

Tue, November 27, 2018 3:00 P.M.
Rare Book Department at Parkway Central Library

Come and learn about our city’s exciting, dynamic, and often forgotten history with a guided tour of Philadelphia: The Changing City exhibition. The tour will be led by an exhibition curator in the Dietrich Gallery in the Rare Book Department , which is located on the third floor of the…

Adult Young Adult School Age Other Great Programs African American Art Digital Collections Education Family Free Library of Philadelphia Programs & Services Health & Fitness Philadelphia History Rare Books, Manuscripts, & Digital Collections Special Collections Teens History printmaking architecture Changing City

Comic Book Event: Noah Smith

Tue, November 27, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Walnut Street West

DC comic book author and illustrator, Noah Smith, will be discussing and autographing his material.

Adult Young Adult Other Great Programs Comics & Graphic Novels

Teen Tuesdays: Community Service

Tue, November 27, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Nicetown-Tioga Library

Do you need community service volunteer hours for school? Are you interested in doing something positive in the neighborhood? Come volunteer your time and help make your library, neighborhood, and world a better place!

Young Adult Other Great Programs

Read by 4th Family Workshop

Tue, November 27, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Whitman Library

Do you have a K-4 child and want to learn how to help them with 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 WhitmanReads@gmail.com or (267)…

Adult Discussion and Participation Other Great Programs Children Read by 4th

Creative Learning Group - for Preschoolers

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

 Join other kids in gathering at the C r eative Learning Area in the Children’s Department. Miss Molly has put out many new, colorful, and fun manipulatives to play with! In addition to our wooden train set, puppets, and animals, the Creative Learning Area now has star builders,…

Preschool Toddler Baby Other Great Programs Literacy Read by 4th

Open Computer Lab

Wed, November 28, 2018 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.

Adult Computer Classes Other Great Programs Hot Spots

Reading with Raffi

Wed, November 28, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Lovett Memorial Library

Dogs love to hear stories!  Children can build confidence when reading out loud to a nonjudgmental audience - our therapy dog Raffi!  If your child isn't reading yet, this is also an excellent opportunity to share a story while they become more comfortable around dogs.  …

School Age Preschool Other Great Programs Literacy PAWS Read to a Dog

Gaming Garage

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

Come and get hands on with the Nintendo Switch. Students of all ages can join us for games of Mario Kart, get on their feet with Just Dance 2018, or construct cool toys with Nintendo Labo kits. Drop-in, and no registration required.

School Age Other Great Programs Games and Gaming Video Games

Kid's Chess Club

Wed, November 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, November 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

Teen Forensics

Wed, November 28, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Wynnefield Library

Helpful tips about pursuing a creer in the forensic science field, preparing for college, and how to find STEM programs.  For young people between the ages of 12 and 18   Presented by The Association of Women in Forensic Science

Young Adult Other Great Programs Teens STEM

READYHome

Wed, November 28, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Fox Chase Library

A free, 45 minute session that covers common hazards in Philadelphia and what you should do to prepare. This is an interactive workshop, suitable for children or adults, renters or homeowners - ALL Philadelphians! Free workshop materials include info, and Go Bag supplies. Basic topics: What kind…

Adult Young Adult School Age Senior Other Great Programs House & Home

Museum Adventure at The Rosenbach

Thu, November 29, 2018 10:00 A.M.
The Rosenbach | 2008 Delancey Place, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Calling all pre-schoolers! Come play with us on the last Thursday morning of every month. We’ll read a story together and then embark on a treasure hunt through the Rosenbach brothers’ glitzy Rittenhouse Square home to discover things that relate to the story. Afterward, families are…

Preschool Toddler Family Programs Other Great Programs Children Rosenbach Museum & Library
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