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Lego Club!

Fri, September 1, 2017 3:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Join other kids and teens at our fun weekly Lego Club! Mega-blocks available for smaller children; all materials provided.

Young Adult School Age Preschool Workshops and Enrichment LEGO

LEGO Club

Fri, September 1, 2017 3:45 P.M.
Andorra Library

Can't keep your hands out of a tub of LEGOs?  We can't either. Do you dream of building something amazing with LEGOs?  We do too! If this is you, come join us!  Work on the building assignment, check out a project in one of our many LEGO books, or let your imagination soar…

School Age Other Great Programs LEGO

Becoming the Detective: The Making of a Genre

Now through Fri, September 1, 2017 5:00 P.M.
Rare Book Department at Parkway Central Library

Born in 1841, from the mind of Edgar Allan Poe, the detective story has long captured readers’ imaginations. Becoming the Detective: The Making of a Genre explores the story’s development and its readers’ integral role. Although savants like Sherlock Holmes…

Adult Young Adult School Age Senior Exhibitions We the Detectives

Clever Criminals and Daring Detectives

Now through Fri, September 1, 2017 5:00 P.M.
The Rosenbach

Since the early days of printing, readers have thrilled to true crime tales of highwaymen, murderers, and the last words of executed criminals. These narratives provided a mix of lurid details, moral uplift, and reassurance of the workings of justice. While true crime attracted readers through…

Adult Young Adult School Age Senior Exhibitions We the Detectives

GUMSHOE Mobile Experience

Now through Fri, September 1, 2017 5:00 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

You can also experience the  GUMSHOE  immersive adventure outside live performance times using your mobile phone. Got 45–60 minutes? Start in the lobby of Parkway Central Library with your mobile phone and text the keyword  FULLSHOE  to the number 215-GUMTHAT…

Adult Young Adult School Age Senior Exhibitions We the Detectives

Stories Alive: Family Story Hour for Incarcerated Parents and Their Children

Sat, September 2, 2017 10:00 A.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Stories Alive gives incarcerated parents the opportunity to read and connect with their children during a live videoconference call. Families who participate will get books to take home and keep! Stories Alive is available to children and caregivers with family members at the Curran-Fromhold and…

Adult Young Adult School Age Preschool Toddler Senior Family Programs Storytimes Children Family Literacy Social Justice

Play Group

Tue, September 5, 2017 10:30 A.M.
Whitman Library

Socialize and play with the library's toys after storytime! This program is intended for children 0-5 years old and their caregivers; older siblings are always welcome. Daycares and other groups should call the Children's Librarian at 215-685-1754 to schedule their own library visit.

School Age Family Programs Children Summer Reading

Fantasy Role-playing club

Tue, September 5, 2017 3:00 P.M.
Kensington Library

Join your fellow adventurers on a journey through the magical world of imagination, as we play popular tabletop fantasy role-playing games such as Dungeons & Dragons, Pathfinder, and more! Ages 7-12

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

Construction Club

Thu, September 7, 2017 10:00 A.M.
Fumo Family Library

Children aged eight and younger, accompanied by a caregiver, are invited to join us as we build with wooden blocks, magnetic tiles, Lincoln Logs, Mega Bloks, and more, with people, animals, and vehicles to inhabit their creations! In addition to being a lot of fun, construction play supports the…

School Age Preschool Family Programs Children

Wii Fridays

Fri, September 8, 2017 3:00 P.M.
Kensington Library

Scare your friends in Luigi's Mansion, race down the track with Mario Kart, and build a whole new world in Minecraft! Come and play with us every Friday on the Wii U!

School Age Family Programs Children Games and Gaming Video Games

LEGO Fridays

Fri, September 8, 2017 3:30 P.M.
Greater Olney Library

You bring your imagination; we supply the LEGOs. Program is for school age children, ages 7 and up. 

School Age Arts and Crafts Programs Children LEGO

LEGO Club

Fri, September 8, 2017 3:45 P.M.
Andorra Library

Can't keep your hands out of a tub of LEGOs?  We can't either. Do you dream of building something amazing with LEGOs?  We do too! If this is you, come join us!  Work on the building assignment, check out a project in one of our many LEGO books, or let your imagination soar…

School Age Other Great Programs LEGO

Stories Alive: Family Story Hour for Incarcerated Parents and Their Children

Sat, September 9, 2017 10:00 A.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Stories Alive gives incarcerated parents the opportunity to read and connect with their children during a live videoconference call. Families who participate will get books to take home and keep! Stories Alive is available to children and caregivers with family members at the Curran-Fromhold and…

Adult Young Adult School Age Preschool Toddler Senior Family Programs Storytimes Children Family Literacy Social Justice

Live TV Broadcast—People's Media Collection

Sat, September 9, 2017 12:00 P.M.
Northeast Regional Library

The People's Media Collection amplifies the voices of the communities near Northeast Regional Library about the issues that matter most to them. This PhillyCAM project supports libraries as places where residents can access local information in new ways by creating media right in…

Adult Young Adult School Age Discussion and Participation Live Performances Workshops and Enrichment Movies & Television

Sundays on Stage: Hip Hop Fundamentals

Sun, September 10, 2017 2:00 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Using dance, interactive lecture, and audience participation, the dancers of Hip Hop Fundamentals work to educate, inspire, and entertain children of all ages. This series is made possible by funding from the Philadelphia City Institute Board of Managers. Montgomery Auditorium Parkway Central…

Adult Young Adult School Age Preschool Toddler Family Programs Live Performances Sundays on Stage Children Family Music Performing Arts dance

Anime & Manga Discussion Group for Kids & Teens

Mon, September 11, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Ramonita G. de Rodriguez Library

Children ages 11 and up and teens are invited to explore Japanese animation, comics and pop culture! Get to know different anime and manga series and try your hand at fan activities. For more information, contact Sara Palmer, Children's Librarian, at 215-686-1768 or palmers@freelibrary.org.

Young Adult School Age Discussion and Participation Film Screening Children Movies & Television Anime & Manga

Crafty Mondays

Mon, September 11, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Greater Olney Library

Come create something crafty at the library!

School Age Arts and Crafts Programs Children Crafts & Hobbies

Sensory Storytime

Mon, September 11, 2017 7:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Sensory Storytime is a thirty-minute long interactive storytime for children six and younger who: Are on the autism spectrum …or… Have sensory processing issues …or… Feel overwhelmed by noise or crowds. Sensory Storytime uses preschool-level books, songs, and…

School Age Preschool Family Programs Children

Play Group

Tue, September 12, 2017 10:30 A.M.
Whitman Library

Socialize and play with the library's toys after storytime! This program is intended for children 0-5 years old and their caregivers; older siblings are always welcome. Daycares and other groups should call the Children's Librarian at 215-685-1754 to schedule their own library visit.

School Age Family Programs Children Summer Reading

Fantasy Role-playing club

Tue, September 12, 2017 3:00 P.M.
Kensington Library

Join your fellow adventurers on a journey through the magical world of imagination, as we play popular tabletop fantasy role-playing games such as Dungeons & Dragons, Pathfinder, and more! Ages 7-12

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