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Advanced ESL Class

Mon, June 25, 2018 5:00 P.M.
Walnut Street West

PEDAL@GSE ESL Classes are FREE for adults (17 years+); Registration is preferred. Advanced Class: Mondays from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Novice Class: Wednesdays from 3:00 p.m to 5:00 p.m Intermediate Class: Fridays from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. REGISTER IN PERSON AT THE LIBRARY. Classes…

Adult Senior New Americans New Americans ESL

Let's Speak English | For International Adults

Mon, June 25, 2018 5:30 P.M.
Ramonita G. de Rodriguez 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 Discussion and Participation New Americans New Americans ESL - English as a Second Language

Queer Discoveries Film Series | The Incredibly True Adventures of Two Girls in Love

Mon, June 25, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Oak Lane Library

Join us for a screening of The Incredibly True Adventures of Two Girls in Love , a coming of age romantic comedy. Randy Dean (Laurel Holloman), a boyish lesbian who works at a gas station, has trouble performing in high school and is treated badly by bigoted locals because of her sexual…

Adult Senior Film Screening LGBTQ Free Library of Pride

Cutting the Cord (on Cable TV)

Mon, June 25, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Bustleton Library

Discover TV and movies beyond cable.  Learn about different services and devices that can help you finally cut the cord with cable TV.  It is suggested that you bring along your library card and PIN.  Space may be limited; first come, first served.

Adult Computer Classes Hot Spots Computers

Health Mondays | Jams & Summer Salsas

Mon, June 25, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Chef Dolores will demonstrate how to take advantage of the seasonal fresh bounty using summer fruits & vegetables to create mouthwatering Jams and Salsa in this cooking workshop.  

Adult Young Adult Health Programs Culinary Literacy Cooking & Nutrition Health

Good Fiction Book Group

Mon, June 25, 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

Introduction to Excel

Mon, June 25, 2018 6:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Class covers how to work with rows & columns, format sheets and apply simple math formulas.  

Adult Computer Classes Computers

ESL Conversation Group

Mon, June 25, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Charles Santore Library

This group is a great way to practice speaking everyday English. ALL are welcome.

Adult New Americans New Americans ESL

Spinning Yarns

Mon, June 25, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

For those who knit and crochet, bring your latest project and enjoy a relaxing, low-key evening of crafting at the library.  All fiber arts are welcome. This program is intended for adults.    

Adult Senior Arts and Crafts Programs arts & crafts


Mon, June 25, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Charles Santore Library

Yoga with a certified instructor. Whether you’re new to yoga or a seasoned practitioner, you’re welcome to join us!

Adult Young Adult Health Programs Body, Mind & Spirit Yoga

Paul Offit | Bad Advice: Or Why Celebrities, Politicians, and Activists Aren't Your Best Source of Health Information

Mon, June 25, 2018 7:30 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Cost: FREE

The Director of the Vaccine Education Center at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and a Professor of Vaccinology and Pediatrics at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Dr. Paul Offit is the co-inventor of the rotavirus vaccine and a founding advisory-board member of the…

Adult Author Events Speakers and Lectures Author Events - Free Series Author Events Medical Science

Edible Alphabet: Learning English Through Cooking

Tue, June 26, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Culinary Literacy Center at Parkway Central Library

Adults are invited to this FREE English class.  Each week we read, write, and speak in English--and cook a meal together! This series is best suited for students who are high beginner to intermediate. Attendance is preferred at  all of the classes . Tuesdays, 11:00 a.m. –…

Adult Discussion and Participation Community Events Health Programs Culinary Literacy New Americans ESL ESL - English as a Second Language

Adults Can Learn To Read

Tue, June 26, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Walnut Street West

This ongoing workshop provides one-on-one tutoring for English speaking adults who are struggling with literacy.

Adult Senior Workshops and Enrichment Education Literacy

Laptop Lab: Email Basics

Tue, June 26, 2018 12:00 P.M.
Frankford Library

Learn to use e-mail and set up your own free account, utilize our new laptops for extended time.

Adult Computer Classes Computers Technology

Healthy Cooking Workshop

Tue, June 26, 2018 1:30 P.M.
Kingsessing Library

Join the Food Trust for a series of free healthy cooking workshops that includes: Low-cost Cooking Ideas Nutrition Tips Food Tastings Giveaways For more information and to register, please contact: Chalise Saunders | Funded by USDA's Supplemental Nutrition…

Adult Senior Health Programs Health and Wellness Cooking & Nutrition

Balance and Fall Prevention

Tue, June 26, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Fox Chase Library

A representative from Jefferson Health will help to advise changes that can be made at home to ensure your house is a safer, easier to navigate environment.

Adult Senior Workshops and Enrichment Health Programs Health

Immigrant Heritage Month: Ukrainian

Tue, June 26, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Tacony Library

Celebrate Immigrant Heritage Month and sample the cultures that make Tacony such a diverse and enjoyable place! Hear a folktale, learn a new recipe, make a craft.

Adult Young Adult School Age Community Events New Americans Family New Americans

Mystery Book Club

Tue, June 26, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Andorra Library

Love a good mystery?  Enjoy talking about books?  Join us for a Mystery Book Club.  We will be meeting on the last Tuesday of the month, from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. Stop by to see what we are reading next.

Adult Senior Discussion and Participation Book Clubs

Look Your Best for Less!

Tue, June 26, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Logan Library

Skin care on a dime!  Chrissy Dress, Aestetician and owner of Cure de Repos Spa, will be here to teach us tips and tricks on looking your best without spending a lot of money.  There will be a demonstration on how to make your own facial mask.  Space may be limited.  

Adult Senior Other Great Programs

We (Too) Are Philly Poetry Festival

Tue, June 26, 2018 7:00 P.M.
Friends Free Library at Germantown Friends School, 5418 Germantown Avenue

Cost: FREE

A summer poetry festival in six parts, inspired by Langston Hughes's poem "I, Too" and featuring poets of color committed to shared creative spaces. Organized by the 2018-2019 Philadelphia Poet Laureate Raquel Salas Rivera and poets Ashley Davis, Kirwyn Sutherland, and Raena…

Adult Author Events Other Great Programs Poetry
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