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Yoga

Wed, November 7, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Fishtown Community Library

Wipe away the stress of the week and get your body and mind ready for a relaxing weekend. Decompress, unwind, and relax and start your weekend off the right way. Brittany from Roots2Rise will be our instructor.      

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3 Poets read 21 Poems

Wed, November 7, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Linda Pizzi, Maria Famà and Albert Tacconelli read from their newest work, 21 poems. Linsa Pizzi is a poet, writer, rock music critic, crafter, and Assistant Dean and Instructor at Arcadia University, Maria Famà is a poet, writer, and teacher, and the author of seven books of…

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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

Please Eat the Daisies

Wed, November 7, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Bustleton Library

Want to wow your guests at your next gathering? Learn how to make these creative and fun edible Vegetable and Fruit Centerpieces!      * Melon Carousel      * Squash terrine      * Tomato roses      * Zucchini and…

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Preschool Storytime

Thu, November 8, 2018 10:00 A.M.
Fox Chase Library

. All preschool aged children are welcome to attend the Fox Chase Library story time Thursday mornings at 10:00, except for the third Thursday of the month Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fun! For more information contact Christine Casperson at 215-685-0547

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Preschool Open House

Thu, November 8, 2018 10:15 A.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

Groups and families with children ages 3-5 are invited to our Thursday morning Open Houses. Kids will get a chance to: Read and enjoy books Play with each other in our interactive play space Register for library cards Borrow books and other library materials Attend storytime at 10:15 and 11:15…

Preschool Family Programs Children

Read, Baby, Read My First Storytime

Thu, November 8, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Richmond Library

Bring your little one for lap time with stories, songs, rhymes and bounces. Siblings welcome. Read, Baby, Read is a series of fun programs for babies, toddlers and their families, using new library spaces and materials to help develop language and literacy. Read, Baby, Read is made possible by a…

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Preschool Open House

Thu, November 8, 2018 11:15 A.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

Groups and families with children ages 3-5 are invited to our Thursday morning Open Houses. Kids will get a chance to: Read and enjoy books Play with each other in our interactive play space Register for library cards Borrow books and other library materials Attend storytime at 10:15 and 11:15…

Preschool Family Programs Children

Read, Baby, Read Play Group

Thu, November 8, 2018 11:30 A.M.
Richmond Library

Join us for play and great conversation for babies, toddlers, and grown-ups alike. Read, Baby, Read is a series of fun programs for babies, toddlers and their families, using new library spaces and materials to help develop language and literacy. Read, Baby, Read is made possible by a generous…

Toddler Baby Family Programs Storytimes Children

T’ai Chi

Thu, November 8, 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 and Wellness Body, Mind & Spirit Health & Fitness

Teen Reading Lounge: An Interactive Book Club for Teenagers

Thu, November 8, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

Attention teens in grades 7-12! Are you looking for a community service opportunity this year? Are you passionate about your world and your future? Then, please join us for the Fall Session of Teen Reading Lounge (TRL). We will explore the topic of women’s rights through a series of…

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Read to a Therapy Dog!

Thu, November 8, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Welsh Road Library

Dogs love to hear stories!  School age children are invited to read with a certified therapy dog.  Space may be limited.  First come, first serve.  

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SmART Readers

Thu, November 8, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Richmond Library

Students ages 7-12 can join us for an exciting visual art and literacy program! A visiting artist will engage students in fun art making experiences tied to literacy skills. This program is sponsored by the Philadelphia Arts in Education Partnership.

School Age Family Programs Art Children

Free Financial Aid Workshop

Thu, November 8, 2018 5:30 P.M.
Haddington Library

Ron Felder, Higher Education Access Partner of PHEAA, will provide an introduction and explanation of the FAFSA and Student Aid Report (SAR) forms. There will also be a question and answer session about financial aid for college.

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Anthony Tommasini | The Indispensable Composers: A Personal Guide

Thu, November 8, 2018 7:30 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Cost: $15
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Tickets on sale September 7, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. Covering orchestras, opera, major international festivals, and a wide variety of contemporary music, Anthony Tommasini is the chief classical music critic for The New York Times . His books include a biography of the composer and critic Virgil…

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Baby Rhyming Time

Fri, November 9, 2018 10:00 A.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

Enjoy storytime with songs, tickles and bounces, followed by open play time for babies and time to talk with other adults! Please email Liz at heidemane@freelibrary.org with any questions. We look forward to seeing you! These programs are supported by a grant from the Philadelphia City…

Toddler Family Programs Storytimes Children

Adult Book Club

Fri, November 9, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library

Do love reading and talking about what you are reading?  Join us on the 2nd Friday of the month for our book club - we'll be meeting from 10:30 a.m. until noon. This month's selection is The Last Black Unicorn , by Tiffany Haddish..  By turns hilarious and brutally honest,…

Adult Senior Discussion and Participation Literature Book Clubs

SmART Readers

Fri, November 9, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Roxborough Library

Join us for an exciting visual art and literacy program! A visiting artist will engage young children in fun art making experiences tied to literacy skills. Space may be limited. This program is sponsored by the Philadelphia Arts in Education Partnership. We'll meet on Fridays - October…

Preschool Arts and Crafts Programs Other Great Programs Art Literacy

Wooden Block Party

Fri, November 9, 2018 10:30 A.M.
Cecil B. Moore Library

Let your imagination grow with books and play! Join us for a story, then discover what you can build with wooden blocks! This program is intended for children 3-5 and their families. Older siblings are welcome; soft blocks can be provided for younger siblings. Daycares and other large groups…

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Sign Language Storytime for Babies and Toddlers

Fri, November 9, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Charles Santore Library

Want to learn basic sign language to help your baby communicate? The class is geared toward babies and toddlers and their grown-ups, but children of all ages are welcome.  Ms. Stephanie will be happy to answer questions about the class.  I look forward to engaging little ones and their…

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