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Knitting and Crocheting Circle

Wed, June 27, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Charles Santore Library

If you’re crafty, come hang out with us and make something! All levels welcome.  

Adult Family Programs Crafts & Hobbies Crochet Knitting

Summer Nights Unplugged

Wed, June 27, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

Singer and Ukulele player, Ray Verna leads this open mic night.

Adult Other Great Programs Music Summer Reading

Mystery Book Club

Wed, June 27, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Oak Lane Library

Are you interested in discussing murder, mystery and mayhem?  This new summer book club will be led by librarian Deb Ahrens.  Tonight we'll be discussing Murder at the Brightwell , by Ashley Weaver.  Stop in to borrow a copy.

Adult Senior Discussion and Participation Summer Reading Humanities Book Clubs

Sit and Stitch

Wed, June 27, 2018 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

Free Library of Pride Drag Show

Wed, June 27, 2018 6:00 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Returning for its second year, this all-ages drag show features local Philadelphia performers!   No registration required. This event will be held on the 4th floor of the Parkway Central Library in the Skyline Room.

Adult Young Adult School Age Community Events Live Performances LGBTQ Free Library of Pride

ESL Conversation Group

Wed, June 27, 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

English Language Circle

Wed, June 27, 2018 6:30 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Join us for a free weekly conversation hour.  Build your confidence in speaking English while meeting other international adults, in a casual learning environment.

Adult New Americans New Americans ESL

Fiber Craft Group

Wed, June 27, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library

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 Senior Arts and Crafts Programs Crochet Knitting

You Can’t Kill a Poet

Wed, June 27, 2018 6:30 P.M.
South Philadelphia Library

An evening of LGBTQ writers and poets sharing their work. If you are interested in reading at this event, contact Boston Gordon at bostn.gordon@gmail.com.

Adult Other Great Programs LGBTQ Poetry Free Library of Pride

Opioid Epidemic Awareness

Wed, June 27, 2018 6:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Information and discussion about the Opioid crisis in Philadelphia and instructions on the use of Naloxone (Narcon).  This program is being presented and sponsored by the Philadelphia Department of Public Health and University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.

Adult Discussion and Participation

Open Computer Lab

Thu, June 28, 2018 10:00 A.M.
South Philadelphia Library

Use a computer for up to 2 hours. Assistance from library staff is available.  

Adult Career Workshops Computer Classes Computers

Introduction to Email

Thu, June 28, 2018 11:00 A.M.
Lillian Marrero Library

Do you need an email account? Interest in and proficiency in email may lead to an interest in learning other high-tech skills such as using social media, using a smartphone, and/or blogging.  

Adult Computer Classes Career Workshops

Resume Assistance

Thu, June 28, 2018 12:00 P.M.
Frankford Library

Receive help building a resume or improving your current one utilizing our new laptops for extended time.

Adult Career Workshops Jobs & Job Seekers

Tai Chi for Adults with Darrell Bryant

Thu, June 28, 2018 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

Book Discussion Group

Thu, June 28, 2018 2:00 P.M.
Philadelphia City Institute

Please join our book discussion group for Adults at the Philadelphia City Institute.  We meet on the last Thursday of every month, at 2:00 p.m. in the meeting room.  For our current title and a copy of the book, please inquire at the Reference Desk. All book discussions will be held in…

Adult Other Great Programs Fiction Book Clubs

Knitting for All Ages!

Thu, June 28, 2018 3:00 P.M.
Roxborough Library

Bring your needs, yarn and a project to work on (if you have one).  Knitters of all skill levels, and ages are welcome. We'll be here from 3:00 until about 5:45 p.m.

Adult Young Adult Senior Family Programs Knitting

Painting with Miss Irene

Thu, June 28, 2018 4:00 P.M.
West Oak Lane Library

Unlease your inner artist with us.  Drawing and color instruction, as well as supplies, will be provided.  Enjoy yourself and get in the creativity zone. Space is limited to 14 (from school-aged to adult).

Adult Young Adult School Age Senior Workshops and Enrichment Art Summer Reading

Microsoft Word Basics

Thu, June 28, 2018 4:00 P.M.
Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library

This class is for beginner users to learn core aspects of this popular word processing program.  We'll introduce basic page setup, editing, cut/copy and paste, saving (especially to a flash drive), printing and more.  It will be useful to have some basic computer skills…

Adult Computer Classes Computers

Meet the Author | Alex Kudera

Thu, June 28, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Walnut Street West

Philadelphia native Alex Kudera's award-winning adjunct novel, Fight for Your Long Day (Atticus Books), was drafted in a walk-in closet during a summer in Seoul, South Korea. In 2016, he published Auggie's Revenge with Beating Windward Press as well as a Classroom Edition of Fight for…

Adult Young Adult Senior Discussion and Participation Speakers and Lectures

Celebrate Puerto Rico

Thu, June 28, 2018 4:30 P.M.
Tacony Library

Celebrate Puerto Rico; sample the cultures that make Tacony such a diverse and enjoyable place! Hear a folktale, make a Vejigante mask, and enjoy a traditional snack.

Adult Young Adult School Age Community Events Family
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