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ESL Class

Wed, July 12, 2017 3:00 P.M.
Walnut Street West

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

Adult Senior New Americans New Americans ESL

English as a Second Language Class

Wed, July 12, 2017 4:30 P.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

FREE English as a second language CLASSES 8 week course for non-native English speakers provided at no cost by West Philadelphia community members Please join us for more ESL classes and English tutoring this summer! Our classes are open to all nationalities and skill levels and are…

Adult Young Adult Senior New Americans Language Study ESL

Let’s Speak English! | For International Adults

Wed, July 12, 2017 5:00 P.M.
Independence 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 New Americans New Americans ESL

Fiber Craft Group

Wed, July 12, 2017 6:00 P.M.
Lucien E. Blackwell West Philadelphia Regional Library

Fiber artists are invited to join us every Wednesday from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.  Bring your latest project and enjoy an evening of crafting and conversation with fellow artists. Assistance with knitting and crochet projects usually available. All skill levels welcome. 

Adult Young Adult Arts and Crafts Programs Art Crafts & Hobbies Crochet Knitting

The Unbook Club

Wed, July 12, 2017 6:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Have you read a good book lately that you would like to discuss? Share the title you've read and let others in on why you liked it or didn't like it. Light refreshments served.

Adult Discussion and Participation Fiction Summer Reading Book Clubs

Sit and Stitch

Wed, July 12, 2017 6:00 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Join a circle of knitters and crocheters for an informal evening of needlecrafts.  Any skill level welcome, though formal instruction will not be guaranteed. All are welcome!

Adult Family Programs Crafts & Hobbies Crochet arts & crafts

Sherlock Holmes Game Night

Wed, July 12, 2017 6:00 P.M.
The Rosenbach

The game is afoot at the Rosenbach—literally. Join us this summer to play the sleuth with a selection of board games, card games, and role-playing games inspired by the iconic master detective Sherlock Holmes. Light refreshments will be provided and seasoned game-masters will be on hand to…

Adult Young Adult Other Great Programs Literature We the Detectives

Family Book Club

Wed, July 12, 2017 6:00 P.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

Children entering grades 1-3 are invited to participate in our Family Book Club this summer, along with an adult family member of their choice. We will meet on the following Wednesdays at 6:00 p.m. to discuss the featured books, and also write our own stories over the summer, using Chris Van…

Adult School Age Family Programs Children Family Summer Reading Book Clubs

Live From the Parklet

Wed, July 12, 2017 6:30 P.M.
Tacony LAB (Library & Arts Building)

Local musicians and Philly-wide favorites will perform for free in the Solar Art Parklet. Every other Wednesday, 6:30-8 p.m. May 31: Boy Wonder (rock/funk/new wave) June 14: The SB Deluxe (gypsy jazz/rock) June 28: Evan Cory Levine ( old time jazz) July 12: Neon and Shy (pop/folk accordian) July…

Adult Young Adult School Age Preschool Toddler Senior Live Performances Music

Yoga for Adults

Wed, July 12, 2017 6:30 P.M.
Whitman Library

An inclusive yoga class for people of all skill levels and abilities. Mats are available, or you can bring your own. Wear something comfortable and come to the library for wellness, stretching, and relaxation.

Adult Family Programs Summer Reading Yoga

Let's Color!

Wed, July 12, 2017 6:30 P.M.
Oak Lane Library

Looking for a simple way to relax for a few minutes... or an hour?  Discover the perfect activity that will not only relax you, but will also bring out your creative side.  We'll have all the supplies you need, but feel free to bring your own favorite coloring materials.  This…

Adult Young Adult Other Great Programs Summer Reading

Summer Concert Series

Wed, July 12, 2017 6:30 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Featuring The Narberth Project - New Twists on Jazz Classics Jerry Tanenbaum, Drums Judy Aaron, Tenor Sax Robert Munich, Piano Jon Flora, Bass Sponsored by JOTSS, Jazz and Other Soulful Sounds

Adult Young Adult School Age Family Programs Music

Wednesday Art Workshop

Wed, July 12, 2017 7:00 P.M.
Tacony LAB (Library & Arts Building)

Enjoy a free evening art workshop for adults and older teens (age 16 and up).  This program runs in partnership with Mural Arts Philadelphia and the Mayfair Arts Initiative.  RSVP is required, by e-mail to tacony@muralarts.org.  For a schedule of workshops, please visit…

Adult Young Adult Senior Arts and Crafts Programs Art Tacony LAB

CareerLink Workshop

Thu, July 13, 2017 11:00 A.M.
Eastwick Library

Build Your Job Skills, Find a Career! Sign up with a certified PA CareerLink Navigator to develop your resume, search for jobs, learn about job skills training, and connect directly with PA CareerLink resources. Please speak to a staff member to sign-up or call 215.686.7502 for more information.

Adult Young Adult Career Workshops Jobs & Job Seekers

Tai Chi for Adults with Darrell Bryant

Thu, July 13, 2017 1:30 P.M.
Oak Lane Library

A healthy and stress relieving break in the middle of your day: Tai Chi for Adults with Darrel Bryant, instructor.

Adult Health Programs Health & Fitness Tai Chi

E-Gadget Help Desk

Thu, July 13, 2017 3:30 P.M.
Katharine Drexel Library

Need help with your phone, tablet, E-Reader, or laptop? Want to download E-books to read at home? Bring your device to our new E-Gadget Helpdesk! No appointment necessary. Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:30 to 6:00 p.m.

Adult Young Adult Computer Classes Computers

Understanding Your Credit Report

Thu, July 13, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Nicetown-Tioga Library

Do you want to increase your credit score, but aren't sure where to begin?  Your personal credit is your reputation and your credit score impacts everything in your life - from homeownership to insurance rates.  You'll learn skills such as obtaining and understanding a credit…

Adult Discussion and Participation Personal Finance & Investing

Zinzi Clemmons | What We Lose

Thu, July 13, 2017 7:30 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Cost: FREE

A cofounder and former publisher of Apogee Journal and a contributing editor for Literary Hub , Zinzi Clemmons has had work published in a variety of literary magazines, including Zoetrope: All Story, The Paris Review Daily , and Transition . Raised in Philadelphia to a South African mother and…

Adult Author Events Speakers and Lectures Author Events - Free Series Author Events Fiction Literature Hearing Loop

Northeast Philadelphia Small Business Conference and Networking Event

Fri, July 14, 2017 9:00 A.M.
Northeast Regional Library

Meet and hear presentations from the:Philadelphia Commerce Department, Mayfair Community Development Corporation, Small Business Administration, Small Business Center, Community College of Philadelphia, Tacony Community Development Corporation. Featuring Alan Butkovitz, Philadelphia City…

Adult Business Business & Economics Business & Entrepreneurs

CareerLink Workshop

Fri, July 14, 2017 11:00 A.M.
Eastwick Library

Build Your Job Skills, Find a Career! Sign up with a certified PA CareerLink Navigator to develop your resume, search for jobs, learn about job skills training, and connect directly with PA CareerLink resources. Please speak to a staff member to sign-up or call 215.686.7502 for more information.

Adult Young Adult Career Workshops Jobs & Job Seekers
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