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Welcome Back to School | For Parents & Kids!

Wed, September 13, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Chestnut Hill Library

No matter what grade your child is in, the Free Library can help them succeed in school.  Learn how to best use oru services, including the LEAP after-school program.  For parents and their students (K-12). Light refreshments will be served.

School Age Discussion and Participation Education Free Library of Philadelphia Programs & Services

PAWS for Reading—Read with Sophie!

Wed, September 13, 2017 5:30 P.M.
Ramonita G. de Rodriguez Library

We are delighted to host Library PAWS for Reading, a series of programs of PAWS for People that gives children a chance to read aloud to a well-trained therapy animal in order to improve their reading and communication skills. Since pets don't correct mistakes, the pressure to "perform" is off…

School Age Family Programs Children Family PAWS Read to a Dog

Wii Fridays

Fri, September 15, 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 Club

Fri, September 15, 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 16, 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

Follow Me Through the Gates

Sat, September 16, 2017 12:00 P.M.
Independence Library

Ty has lived in America her whole life, a whole 8 years! Her grandfather has not; he was born in China. Grandfather talks about China a lot, a whole lot. Ty doesn't know much about China, and she thinks Grandfather doesn't know much about her.  Azsori has lived in America her whole…

School Age Family Programs Art Children Family New Americans

Live TV Broadcast—People's Media Collection

Sat, September 16, 2017 6:30 P.M.
West Oak Lane Library

The People's Media Collection amplifies the voices of the communities near West Oak Lane 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 their…

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

Pirate Party!

Mon, September 18, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library

Aholy Maties! Join us for a "Talk Like A Pirate Day" celebration. Hear tales and practice your pirate skills.

School Age Preschool Toddler Family Programs Children

Read With Wally The Dog!

Mon, September 18, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Falls of Schuylkill Library

School age kids are invited to come read with Wally, the therapy dog, and share a new book or an old favorite.  Space may be limited.

School Age Other Great Programs Storytimes

Play Group

Tue, September 19, 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 19, 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

Pirate Party!

Tue, September 19, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Kingsessing Library

Aholy Maties! Join us for a "Talk Like A Pirate Day" celebration. Hear tales and practice your pirate skills.

School Age Preschool Toddler Family Programs Children

“Éste es Mi México” Drawing Workshop | Taller de dibujo “Éste es mi México”

Wed, September 20, 2017 4:00 P.M.
Fumo Family Library

The Fumo Family Library in conjunction with the Consulate of Mexico in Philadelphia is proud to invite all kids between the ages of 6 and 14 years old to participate in a drawing competition “Este es mi Mexico,” on Wednesday September 20th at 4:00 pm. This Drawing workshop is…

School Age Family Programs Children New Americans

A - Z MAGIC

Wed, September 20, 2017 6:30 P.M.
Bustleton Library

Join us for a family magic program with A-Z Magic! Children ages 12 and under require an adult caregiver present.

Young Adult School Age Family Programs Children Family Performing Arts

Construction Club

Thu, September 21, 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

Live Chicken Storytime

Fri, September 22, 2017 10:00 A.M.
Fumo Family Library

Live Chicken Storytime with dancing and Rooster crowing. Fun for the entire family.

School Age Family Programs Storytimes Children Family

Wii Fridays

Fri, September 22, 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 Club

Fri, September 22, 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

Follow Me Through the Gates

Sat, September 23, 2017 12:00 P.M.
Independence Library

Ty has lived in America her whole life, a whole 8 years! Her grandfather has not; he was born in China. Grandfather talks about China a lot, a whole lot. Ty doesn't know much about China, and she thinks Grandfather doesn't know much about her.  Azsori has lived in America her whole…

School Age Family Programs Art Children Family New Americans

Sensory Storytimes

Mon, September 25, 2017 6:30 P.M.
Torresdale Library

Sensory story times are geared for children ages 10 and under who have a hard time in large groups, are on the autism spectrum, or are sensitive to sensory overload.  Attendees may be on the autistic spectrum, have ADD/ADHD or other conditions.  We will use preschool-level books, songs…

School Age Preschool Family Programs Storytimes Children Family
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